Planar Announces MicroPalooza 2021 Tour Dates and Featured Products

MicroPalooza 2021

Planar announced the MicroPalooza 2021 Tour, a six-city U.S. product tour presenting the company’s newest display solutions. Running November through mid-December, the showroom event series will highlight the company’s recently released LED and LCD display solutions, headlined by the premium Planar DirectLight Ultra Series with MicroLED technology. The tour will start in Denver and end in Los Angeles.

“We’ve introduced an impressive lineup of state-of-the-art visualization technologies over the last several months, and with the MicroPalooza 2021 Tour, we’re giving attendees a firsthand look at our industry-leading products and capabilities,” said executive vice president Adam Schmidt.

In addition to providing guided showroom walkthroughs and demonstrating display products, the MicroPalooza 2021 Tour will present a series of educational sessions. The educational sessions include “Unveiling MicroLED and Planar DirectLight Ultra Series” to educate attendees on the advancing technology and “Virtual Production (VP) and Extended Reality (XR) Fundamental Training” to discuss the rising popularity of virtual studios and the role LED display technology plays. 

MicroPalooza 2021 Tour attendees will have firsthand experience with Planar MGP Series and Planar UltraRes X Series. The Planar CarbonLight CLI VX Series and Planar Lifestyle Displays will also be exhibited at select locations. Other products to be featured include the following: 

  • Planar MGP Series: an affordable family of indoor, fine pitch LED video wall displays. These are available in 1.2-, 1.5-, 1.8- and 2.5-millimeter pixel pitches. Features a 27-inch diagonal, 16:9 cabinet that supports full front-service, wall-mounted installation and enables each pixel pitch to achieve popular resolutions, including Full HD and 4K.
  • Planar UltraRes X Series: a series of 4K resolution (3840 x 2160) commercial-grade LCD displays that feature 700-nit brightness and a wide color gamut for High Dynamic Range (HDR) content. The series offers 75-inch, 85-inch and 100-inch sizes. It features built-in Planar MediaPlex Plus processing for simultaneous multisource viewing in picture-in-picture, dual, triple or quad layouts.
  • Planar Lifestyle Displays: the new family includes two lines designed for luxury environments. Planar Luxe MicroLED features professional-grade, ultra-fine pitch MicroLED displays, and Planar Luxe presents large-scale fine pitch LED displays. Planar Lifestyle Displays also includes Planar Elite Technical Services and Planar Elite Installation and Commissioning.
  • Planar CarbonLight CLI-VX Series: a line of LED display solutions optimized to meet the needs of the VP and XR markets. The series supports hanging, wall-mounted, free-standing and curved LED video wall installations.

Other products attendees may experience include the Planar TVF Series, Planar LookThru Transparent OLED Display, Clarity Matrix G3 LCD Video Wall System and Planar 4K LCD display lines.

The MicroPalooza 2021 Tour will visit Planar’s showrooms in six U.S. locations:

  • Denver, Colorado – Nov. 3-4
  • Washington, D.C. – Nov. 16-17
  • Chicago, Illinois – Nov. 17-18
  • New York City, New York – Dec. 2
  • Fort Lauderdale, Florida – Dec. 8-9
  • Los Angeles, California – Dec. 14 and 16