AJA Intros Hi5-12G and HA5-12G Mini-Converters at InfoComm 2018

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At InfoComm 2018, AJA announced the Hi5-12G, a new 12G-SDI to HDMI 2.0 Mini-Converter and the HA5-12G, an HDMI 2.0 to 12G-SDI Mini-Converter, each available in three model configurations, with or without fiber SFPs. The next generation of Hi5-4K-Plus, Hi5-12G converts a 4K/UltraHD/2K/HD 12G-SDI single-link input with eight channels of embedded digital audio to an […]

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DPA Microphones d:sign Installation Solutions Series Targets AV and Conference Markets

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DPA Microphones demo’ed its new d:sign Installation Solutions Series at InfoComm 2018. Targeted specifically at the installation and conference markets, the d:sign product line includes an array of products ideally designed for conference and AV applications, including floor stand, ceiling and tabletop microphones. Also at InfoComm, DPA will introduce its spec-swap and protect program as […]

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ZeeVee Launches Four-Channel IP Encoder at InfoComm

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Expanding its line of AV-over-IP components, ZeeVee launched the ZyPerMX4, a four-channel encoder for distributing up to four HD sources over IP networks employing 1GB or faster switches. The new ZyPerMX4 encodes and distributes HD video content up to 1080p @ 60Hz and supports both multicast and unicast UDP and RTP encoding over a 1G […]

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Linear Debuts New 7″ e3 Entry Access Control Solution at InfoComm 2018

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Nortek Security & Control (NSC) today debuted the new Linear 7” e3 Entry System. Linear e3’s new 7” weatherproof product features a larger touchscreen display with a self-adjusting sensor, making it easy-to-read both during the day and at night, as well as in rain, sleet and snow. The display is paired with a stainless-steel keypad […]

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L-Acoustics Enhances Interoperability Between Q-SYS Platform from QSC and LA Amplified Controllers

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L-Acoustics announced integration between its LA4X and LA12X amplified controllers and the Q-SYS Platform from QSC, allowing users to control and monitor the LA4X and LA12X through Q-SYS. Whether addressing the demands of conference facilities, houses of worship, theaters, or educational institutions, installation markets demand versatility, ease of use, reliability, and interoperability. Over the years, […]

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1 Beyond Announces Enhancements to Collaborate AVS System

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1 Beyond has announced enhancements to 1 Beyond Collaborate AVS systems including better speaker tracking for video conferencing, lecture capture and meeting recording and streaming. The new Collaborate AVS system features and functionality includes: 2U Rack chassis, with four or eight SDI inputs, to mount securely with other units in an AV rack New custom […]

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ClearOne Adds JGEP 2000 AV-Over-IP Streaming Gear Called VIEW Lite at InfoComm

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ClearOne has unveiled the VIEW Lite series of products. VIEW Lite has an Encoder EJ100, Decoder DJ100 and Controller CJ100 that together deliver full-screen, single-image video using JPEG2000 codec standard technology (at 1G), with a very low latency of around 1.5 frames end-to-end glass to glass with resolutions of 4K60 with 4:2:0 color space, and […]

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LG Adds to IT Portfolio with Cloud Computing Tech at InfoComm

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LG Electronics USA Business Solutions announced the addition of new Thin Client and Zero Client solutions to its portfolio of commercial monitors at InfoComm 2018 in Las Vegas. New at InfoComm 2018, LG has unveiled a suite of cloud monitor solutions, including Zero Client and Thin Client displays, designed with the convergence of AV and […]

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Leyard and Planar Intro New Video Wall Innovations at InfoComm

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Leyard and Planar announced new integrated video processing at InfoComm 2018. The Leyard DirectLight X LED Video Wall System and the Clarity Matrix G3 LCD Video Wall System are video wall solutions that incorporate the latest in 4K video standards, advanced video processing and web-based control that enable dynamic, multi-source video walls, right out of […]

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Casio America Showcases Lineup of LampFree Projectors at InfoComm 2018

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Casio will showcase its XJ-L8300HN 4K UHD projector spec’d at a brightness of 5,000 lumens and equipped with lens shift. Additionally, Casio will also have its Core and Advanced Series projectors on display. Projectors in these series feature a LED lighting with a 20,000-hour estimated operating life and can reach full brightness in as fast […]

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Biamp Introduces Web-Based Monitoring and Management Tool for Tesira and Devio Platforms

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Biamp has announced the Biamp SageVue web-based monitoring and management platform for its Tesira and Devio product families. Deployed at the end user site, SageVue enables technology managers, integrators and end users to review a system’s status and perform several administrative tasks easily and efficiently. SageVue uses a browser-based interface to provide users with a […]

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SurgeX Intros Defender Series Power Protection

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AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection (ESP) today announces the new SurgeX Defender Series line of power protection products. Designed specifically to safeguard everyday applications, the Defender Series provides cost-effective, comprehensive power protection and conditioning to increase up-time and ensure connected equipment functions properly. Even the smaller, cost-conscious applications deserve proper power protection as a fundamental element […]

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NEC Display Solutions Announces Global Customer Program

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NEC Display Solutions today announced a new global program initiative, NEC One. NEC One is a new program to deliver resources and services that enable multinational companies to realize maximum performance and value from their investment in NEC Display Solutions technology. As members of NEC One, end user customers will benefit from centralized purchasing, joint […]

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ClearOne Debuts CONVERGE Huddle for Huddle Room Conferencing at InfoComm 2018

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ClearOne announces its new, most affordable CONVERGE Huddle conferencing solution for huddle rooms and similarly sized meeting spaces. Derived from ClearOne’s latest CONVERGE Pro 2 line of DSP mixers, the CONVERGE Huddle comes with the latest Acoustic Echo Cancellation and Noise Cancellation audio processing algorithms. Using CONVERGE Huddle, audio and video collaboration applications are accomplished […]

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Optoma Introduces New Line of High Brightness, Laser Projectors

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Optoma at InfoComm 2018 today unveiled four new laser projectors for higher education, houses of worship, rental and staging and corporate environments. The Optoma ZW500T, ZH500T, ZU500T and ZH500TST deliver 20,000 hours of virtually maintenance-free operation. Optoma ZH500T and ZH500TST are 1080p HD projectors that feature an impressive 5,000 lumens of brightness and a 300,000:1 […]

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Biamp Adds AVB USB Expander With Bluetooth Wireless Technology to Tesira Platform

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Biamp today announced its new AVB USB audio expander, the Tesira EX-UBT. Designed for use in Tesira systems, the new expander provides a digital audio interface via USB. Designed for installations requiring USB connections not located in a rack or near other equipment, the Tesira EX-UBT is not limited by the specification-defined maximum USB connection […]

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Sennheiser and Crestron Strengthen Cooperation on Conferencing Solutions

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At InfoComm, Sennheiser, a member of Crestron’s Integrated Partner Program, announced that its new TeamConnect Ceiling 2 ceiling microphone will be fully compatible with Crestron’s control system platform. The announcement represents the continued collaboration between the two companies, simplifying integration and enhancing interface control possibilities for end-users. Sennheiser’s open Sound Control Protocol (SSC) is planned […]

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Crestron Extends Collaboration with Zoom with Enterprise Solutions

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Crestron announced an extension of their relationship with Zoom Video Communications, Inc to offer an integrated solution for A/V presentation, conferencing and collaboration beyond the Crestron Mercury experience to larger, integrated spaces, with the TSW Touch Screen line. With this expanded partnership, Crestron and Zoom are able to integrate the entire Crestron ecosystem of control; […]

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Kramer Shows Unique Video Wall Application as Part of its AV over IP Offering at InfoComm 2018

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Kramer Electronics Ltd. is showcasing an end-to-end video wall application at InfoComm 2018. This is an SDVoE-based AV-over-IP solution for 4K60 video wall installations can scale up to 256 screens and support an unlimited number of sources simultaneously. Kramer KDS encoders/decoders coupled with Kramer Network, the company’s enterprise management platform, represent the core of the […]

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Torus Power Isolation Transformers Adds POWERBLOCK for ProAV

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Torus Power demonstrated both its Wall Mount (WM) line and compact POWERBLOCK (PB) units at InfoComm 2018. The company demonstrated a wide variety of toroidal isolation transformers for applications across vertical commercial markets including education, house of worship, corporate, government, entertainment, retail, broadcast studios, healthcare and more. These lines include: POWERBLOCK (PB) Series – The […]

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LG Shows Transparent OLED Concept, Introduces New Commercial OLED Features, Form Factors

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The leader in OLED commercial display technology, LG Electronics USA Business Solutions, is introducing a host of new LG OLED products designed to provide businesses unrivaled viewing experiences. LG will spotlight the new commercial OLED displays at InfoComm 2018, which opens tomorrow in Las Vegas. “As the pioneer of OLED technology in both the consumer […]

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Alcons Intros the VR5 Mini Versatile Monitor

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Alcons’ new VR5 is a two-way mini versatile loudspeaker, specifically designed for near-field applications where ultimate fidelity response needs to be projected with wide horizontal and vertical coverage. The VR5 consists of the RBN202 pro-ribbon driver for HF and a dedicated-designed 5″ mid-bass for extremely low-distortion LF reproduction. The VR5 HF section has a 400-watt […]

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Visiology to Showcase New Feature of Polywall Video Wall Management Software at InfoComm

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A first preview of a coming feature of Polywall video wall management software — the integration with CCTV platforms — will be showcased on the Visiology booth at InfoComm 2018. Visiology has exhibited its software products for efficient collaboration, information management and visualization for several years at the US show. The new feature will facilitate […]

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Lightform Debuts Augmented Reality-Based Projection Mapping System

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Lightform is a design tool for projecting augmented reality (and image mapping) that works with ANY projector brand.  If you’re one of the more than 7,000 people who have watched or attended one of rAVe’s founder Gary Kayye, 4K keynotes, you may remember him showing you his vision for the future of meeting rooms and […]

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ClickShare Integrates with Zoom Rooms

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Barco announced that ClickShare now integrates with Zoom Rooms – the software-based video conference room solution from Zoom Video Communications, Inc. ClickShare will be part of the Zoom Technology Ecosystem Program and will also share common channel partners. This integration allows ClickShare users to easily share content to their Zoom Room and remote attendees. Remote […]

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VUE Unveils Expanded e-Class at InfoComm

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VUE Audiotechnik unveiled at InfoComm two additions to its e-Class range of high-definition, ultra-compact architectural speakers. The new e-351 Nano Coaxial Cube and the VUEDrive V242 Systems Engine join the e-352 to expand the line. Onboard ithe new e-351 Nano Coaxial Cube is s a 3.5-inch woofer that combines a large, high-temperature voice coil with […]

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WyreStorm Adds 3×1 HDMI/VGA/DisplayPort Switcher for Small Rooms

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WyreStorm just launched the new EX-SW-0301-H2 HDBaseT switching extender. The latest addition to its expanded presentation switcher line, the 0301-H2 addresses the increased demand for cost-efficient presentation solutions for small meeting rooms and huddle spaces in corporate and education sectors. Designed as a solution for any meeting or huddle space requiring multi-participant presentation and collaboration, […]

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Sennheiser Announces Integration of Digital 6000 in Yamaha Consoles

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At InfoComm, Yamaha and Sennheiser have announced that the Sennheiser Digital 6000 microphone systems can be seamlessly integrated into Yamaha CL and QL series consoles with the upcoming Sennheiser and Yamaha firmware updates. These updates mean that Sennheiser’s EM 6000 and EM 6000 DANTE wireless receivers can be monitored directly from the consoles, allowing engineers […]

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ClearOne Debuts Series of CONVERGE Pro 2 DSP Mixers that Include Both VoIP & Telco Interfaces

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Today ClearOne announced the market introduction of its new CONVERGE Pro 2 VT series that includes both VoIP and Telco interfaces in the same CONVERGE Pro 2 unit, simplifying designs and purchasing for integrators, increasing installation flexibility and offering freedom of choice. The company is showcasing the new VT (VoIP/Telco) models at InfoComm 2018 in […]

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Sharp Focused on Smarter Offices And Education Spaces at InfoComm — Oh, and 8K!

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Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America (SIICA) has a bunch of new signage and display solutions at InfoComm 2018: 8K Ultra-HD 70″ Class Preview InfoComm visitors will have the chance to get up close and personal with Sharp’s 8K 70″ Class (69.5″ diagonal) Ultra-HD LCD monitor, which comes off a hugely successful debut at […]

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