JustAddPower Announces MaxColor 4K60 Series of Transmitters and Receiver


Just Add Power announced its new MaxColor 4K60 Series is now available for preorder. The new transmitter and receiver provide integrators with a scalable 4K UHD distribution platform to natively support 4K source content with high frame rates over existing network infrastructures. The products are available for preorder now and will begin shipping in early […]

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AVIWEST and Vodalys Partner for Cloud-Native Livestreaming Platform


AVIWEST and Vodalys have teamed up to offer a cloud video production and low-latency delivery solution for corporate live events. Using AVIWEST’s video contribution system and the Vodalys.Studio cloud production web platform, users can simplify content production and web streaming for corporate communication. With the Vodalys and AVIWEST systems, video professionals can produce footage of […]

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RF Venue Develops Free Online Performance Calculator Tool


RF Venue, Inc. announced the development of the RF Venue Performance Calculator. The free online tool is designed to reduce the complexity of wireless system performance prediction. Users of the Performance Calculator select system components via a handful of drop-down menus, including microphone make and series, distance from mic to antenna, cabling type and length, RF Venue […]

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intoPIX Updates JPEG XS Codecs, Adds ‘Flawless Imaging Profile’ in TicoXS FIP Codec


intoPIX has improved its JPEG XS codecs with the addition of something called the Flawless Imaging Profile (FIP) in its “TicoXS FIP” Codec. The JPEG XS codecs are used by many AV-over-IP manufacturers (including Crestron in its NVX lineup).  The lightweight TicoXS FIP FPGA cores and software implementations allow the extension of both 4K and 8K AV […]

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1 Beyond and Sennheiser Combine Products To Create Voice-Activated Camera Tracking Solution


Sennheiser and 1 Beyond announced the release of a new camera tracking solution that offers voice-activated camera tracking for rooms of any size such as classrooms, boardrooms, multipurpose meeting spaces and more. 1 Beyond says many systems using the integration of the 1 Beyond Automate VX and Sennheiser’s Team Connect Ceiling 2 (TCC2) have been […]

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Blockhouse Studios Chooses Epson Pro Series Laser Projectors for Historical Culture Show in Indiana


As the Columbus Area Bicentennial Commission looked for ways to celebrate 200 years of legacy and culture in Bartholomew County, Indiana, they turned to Blockhouse Studios to create an immersive light projection show that would bring the community together. Blockhouse leveraged seven Epson Pro Series laser projectors to create “200 Years Together: Our Stories Illuminated […]

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C2G Releases Performance Series Ultra Flexible Active High Speed HDMI Cables Portfolio


C2G announced it is now offering a complete portfolio of C2G Performance Series Ultra Flexible Active High Speed HDMI Cables. The cables are available in a variety of lengths from 12 feet to 50 feet and amplify the signal from the source to send it over longer distances without degrading the signal. Active HDMI cables […]

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Meyer Sound Introduces Spacemap Go Plug-in for VENUE 7 Platform and Pro Tools Digital Audio Workstation


Meyer Sound announced the introduction of a new Spacemap Go plug-in for the VENUE 7 software platform and the Pro Tools digital audio workstation. Available immediately, the free AAX plug-in enables users of Avid VENUE | S6L systems to directly access functions of the Spacemap Go spatial sound design and live mixing tool from the […]

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Room Acoustics Testing — Do I Need a Sub?


By: Pat Brown SynAudCon Prior to designing a sound system, room acoustics testing needs to be done. Pat Brown answers the question, “Do I need a sub when testing the acoustics in the room?” You will also learn what Pat uses in his test kit. The dependence of a sound system’s performance on the room’s acoustics […]

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ISE 2022 Redesigns Show Floor With Six New Technology Zones


Exhibitors are signing up to take part in ISE 2022! Over 700 exhibitors have already committed, including bellwether brands Barco, Crestron, KNX, Kramer, LG, Panasonic, Samsung and Sony — to name just a few! The show floor has been redesigned and will also feature a brand-new Discovery Zone, highlighting 40 new companies exhibiting for the […]

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Studio Technologies Now Shipping StudioComm System With Model 792 Center Controller and Model 793 Control Console


Studio Technologies is now shipping the StudioComm System with Dante Support, consisting of the Model 792 Central Controller and the Model 793 Control Console. With the variety of audio formats and channel counts used in modern production workflows, audio personnel have a heightened need for specialized source selection and level control equipment. StudioComm System allows […]

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GLP Creative Light 1 Plus Lights the Way for Ellie Goulding Album Tour


When Ellie Goulding announced a short, six-date tour this autumn to promote her most recent album, “Brightest Blue,” the artist’s long-standing lighting designer, Cate Carter, started working on a design. She had been looking into color-tunable LED sources with a CRMX receiver. Andy Scott from Lite Alternative, the designer’s equipment vendor, introduced her to GLP’s […]

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Broadcast Pix Launches Integrated Production Solution, MX Hybrid


Broadcast Pix launched its latest Integrated Production Solution, MX Hybrid. According to the company, the infrastructure supporting live productions is gradually changing from primarily SDI Video to IP networks, as more computer-generated content, IP cameras and other NDI or IP sources become commonplace. The MX Hybrid is meant to help integrate a mix of SDI, […]

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DPA Microphones Shipping New Mic Stands and Updated Color Options for Headset Mics


DPA Microphones is shipping the brown version of its new 4466 CORE Omnidirectional and 4488 CORE Directional Headset Microphones and a new mic stand mount for the 4099 instrument mic. The MS4099 can be used on both three-eighths inch and five-eighths inch threads. The barrel of the MS4099 mic holder makes it quick and easy […]

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Audio-Technica Intros BP898 Cardioid Condenser Lavalier Microphone and BP899 Omnidirectional Condenser Lavalier Microphone


Audio-Technica introduced the low-profile BP898 Subminiature Cardioid Condenser Lavalier Microphone and BP899 Subminiature Omnidirectional Condenser Lavalier Microphone. The BP898 and BP899 are available in a number of different terminations (for wired or wireless use) that suit them to the entire range of lavalier mic applications. The BP898 is available in five black-finished models, all with permanently attached cables and varying […]

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Sharp NEC Display Launches Two New C Series Displays, MultiSync C750Q and C860Q


Sharp NEC Display Solutions announced the launch of two new C series large format displays, MultiSync C750Q and C860Q. The new displays are ideal for digital signage and presentations in corporate, retail or educational settings. The NEC large C series displays are UHD native 3840 x 2160 resolution and HDR and have a contemporary mechanical […]

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Extron Introduces IPL EXP PDU4H Control System Power Expansion Interface for Centralized Power Management


Extron introduced the IPL EXP PDU4H control system power expansion interface designed to provide centralized power management for small and medium-sized AV systems. It delivers the ability to control individual AC outputs remotely and allows for aggregate current sensing. The IPL EXP PDU4H is Ethernet enabled and features four AC outputs, four manual control ports and a […]

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Key Digital Debuted Its KD-BYOD4K Wireless Presentation Gateway at InfoComm 2021


Key Digital is here at InfoComm with its new KD-BYOD4K Wireless Presentation Gateway, an all-in-one 4K streaming device for sending HDMO sources wirelessly in a classroom, auditorium, learning lab and other educational environments.  The KD-BYOD4K is a single-chassis Bring-Your-Own-Device (BYOD) collaboration solution, allowing participants and guests to cast content contact-free to any designated display or projector via Wi-Fi from […]

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Renkus-Heinz Updates DC 12/2 Loudspeakers To Improve Multi-unit Configurations and Performance Modes


Renkus-Heinz announced updates to the company’s steerable DC12/2 loudspeaker. The upgrades bring improvements to multi-unit configurations and a new “full range” performance mode. These firmware and software updates will apply to all DC12/2 units and will be available in Q4 of 2021. The DC12/2 is an ultra-compact steerable array that brings clarity and control to various applications. […]

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RF Venue Releases Diversity Omni Antenna for Omnidirectional Wireless Mic Coverage


RF Venue announced the release of the Diversity Omni Antenna. The antenna is an all-new, patent-pending antenna designed for omnidirectional coverage of any manufacturer’s wireless microphones operating across 470–616 MHz. It is designed for indoor multi-zone projects or outdoors where large areas of coverage are needed, such as sports venues, theme parks and amphitheaters. The Diversity Omni […]

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Audio-Technica to Launch New BP28 and BP28L Large Diaphragm Condenser Microphones


Audio-Technica is launching its new BP28 14-inch (355.6 mm) and BP28L 22.4-inch (569 mm) Line + Gradient Large Diaphragm Condenser Microphones this week. These microphones combine a large-diaphragm condenser element with a 28-millimeter diameter shotgun design for low-noise performance. They feature tight polar patterns and a patented acoustic port design to maintain directionality across the entire frequency range. These […]

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Planar Announces MicroPalooza 2021 Tour Dates and Featured Products


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. […]

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Alcons Audio Announces QRP20 2-Way Column Array System With Increased Projection


Alcons Audio announced the QRP20, a two-way column array system with high-Q directivity for increased projection control to be used as a vertical sound system. It is designed for both permanent and portable applications and where fidelity response needs to be projected with wide horizontal and narrow vertical coverage. Using the RBN401 4-inch pro-ribbon driver on a […]

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VuWall’s TRx 3.1 Video Wall Management Platform Now Supports NDI-encoded Sources


VuWall announced that its TRx 3.1 Video Wall Management Platform can route NewTek NDI-encoded sources to a combination of NDI-enabled decoders, including VuWall’s new VuStream 150 encoder/decoder and the entire VuScape series of video wall controllers. The company’s VuScape processors can open multiple NDI sources simultaneously and display them in a multiview format on a video wall. […]

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Xilica Launches Sonia Range of Networked Amplifiers and Ceiling Speakers


Xilica launched Xilica Sonia, a range of networked amplifiers and ceiling speakers for collaboration spaces. The initial Xilica Sonia series includes the Sonia C5, a 5.25-inch in-ceiling speaker with an even dispersion pattern. Sonia C5 is powered by Xilica’s new Sonia Amp, a PoE+-enabled amplifier with an integrated network switch that can power up to […]

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Sony Electronics Releases Two New Mid-Range 3LCD Laser Models, VPL-FHZ85 and VPL-FHZ80


Sony Electronics recently released its two newest WUXGA 3LCD laser projectors, the VPL-FHZ85 and VPL-FHZ80. The new projectors combine installation flexibility and updated operational capabilities for a wide range of corporate, education, faith and esports applications. The new projectors are planned to be available in January 2022. The VPL-FHZ85 offers 7,300 lumens (8,000 lumens center) and the VPL-FHZ80 offers 6,000 […]

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Extron Opens Orders for SF 28PT Two-Way Pendant Loudspeaker


Extron announced its taking orders for the SF 28PT, a two-way pendant loudspeaker for music or program playback in high-ceiling and open-ceiling applications. Features include: A silk dome tweeter 8-inch woofer UL listed SF 28PT offers both direct 8-ohm and 70/100-volt operation Available in black or white Paintable to fit in with any decor Included […]

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BOSS Announces Two New Models in Loop Station Product Lineup, RC-505mkII and RC-600


BOSS announced the RC-505mkII and RC-600, two new flagship models in the Loop Station product lineup. Features of the new lineup models include: The RC-505mkII Each of the RC-505mkII’s five stereo tracks now includes customizable FX and Track buttons Users can set up various parameters and trigger them with a press, hold or double-click Pressing the […]

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IK Multimedia Partners With TASCAM To Produce T-RackS TASCAM Tape Collection of Plug-Ins


IK Multimedia announced the T-RackS TASCAM Tape Collection, a collection of AAX, VST and AU plug-ins for mixing and mastering. The new T-RackS TASCAM Tape Collection draws upon the strengths of four restored TASCAM analog recording systems.  The TASCAM Tape Collection offers four analog tape machines: The TEAC A-6100 MKII: an upgraded version of the […]

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Panasonic Develops Agile I/O to Update Kairos IT/IP With More Input and Output Capacity


Panasonic announced the development of Agile I/O, a new feature to its KAIROS IT/IP video processing platform to provide AV professionals with additional input and output capacity to create larger and more complex productions. The feature will be available in early 2022 as a free upgrade. The software upgrade will allow KAIROS to utilize the 100Gb […]

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Panasonic Debuts New Line of Integrated PTZ Cameras and Other Operation Products


Panasonic is introducing a new line of integrated PTZ cameras aimed at home office, corporate, education and live content creation environments. The camera lineup consists of five new models. (Other new products also accompany the new line.) The products and their features include:  AW-UE40, AW-UE50 and AW-UE80 The three models are compact, dome-shaped and offer […]

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Scalable Display Technologies Releases Software Version 8.0 With New Integration and Calibration Features


Scalable Display Technologies announced a new software update, version 8.0, with new integration and features to simplify edge-blending and projection mapping. Scalable will showcase 8.0 at InfoComm 2021 in Orlando, Florida, on Oct. 27-29, 2021. Scalable’s latest software update is available with new features for Scalable Desktop, a simple blending solution for scaling with Windows; Scalable Panel […]

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