New 4K Chrome-Based Media Players Debut from AOPEN

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AOPEN has unveiled the AOPEN Chromebox Commercial 2, the first commercial-grade Chromebox that can power 4K screens. The Chromebox Commercial 2 can play content for two separate screens and features a ruggedized design that is dust-resistant and free of moving parts. The device is available with 7th generation Intel Core i3 or Celeron processors, and […]

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BrightSign Media Players Work in Freezing and Desert-Like Temps

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BrightSign today announced that its Series 4 players are certified for use in temperatures as low as -20 degrees Celsius. At launch, BrightSign’s Series 4 players were rated for use in temperatures up to 70 C – a feat achieved via BrightSign’s patented, heat-dissipating, anodized aluminum case design. This recent certification for low-temperature use establishes […]

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IBASE Technology Debuts IP68 Waterproof Digital Signage Player for Outdoor Applications

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IBASE Technology just launched its latest SW-101-N waterproof digital signage player designed for both indoor and harsh outdoor environments. This is designed to be a rugged and fanless signage player and it’s integrated with a 1.91GHz Intel Atom Processor E3845 Quad-Core Processor and Intel HD graphics (Gen 7-LP) 4EU. The SW-101-N is built to withstand […]

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Visix Introduces Ultra-Small Nano Digital Signage Player

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Visix has added a new Nano player to its digital signage hardware offering. The ultra-small form factor appliance is purpose-built to provide reliable 1080p playback for digital signs in the smallest package available, measuring just 2.75”w x 2.75”d x 1.25”h. The Nano player is Visix’s smallest and most affordable media player and it includes 64GB […]

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MuxLab Unveils New Content Management Software on 4K Signage Player

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MuxLab has released its new 4K Signage Player (model 500769) with complete Content Management Software (CMS). This new software system allows users to create, manage and control AV from a variety of sources, including content streaming via the H.264/H.265 codec over a local Ethernet network, Internet, internal memory and external USB 3.0 memory devices. It […]

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Bitvu Launches Spark Digital Signage Player

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To complement its Wi-Fi-only Freedom player, Bitvu just announced its latest digital signage player, called Spark. Integrated with all the features of the Freedom, Spark targets a more professional user and environment. Spark can be used both wirelessly — using dual band Wi-Fi — or wired via ethernet (later models also feature Bluetooth capability). If the screen is in an […]

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BrightSign Introduces New XD4 and XT4 at ISE

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BrightSign, LLC introduced the first of its Series 4 Players, BrightSign XD4 and XT4, at ISE in Amsterdam in February 2018, Booth 8G-240. Following the award-winning Series 3 players, four models in the BrightSign Series 4 range are newly designed to support Dolby Vision and HDR10+. In Q2 2018, the XD234 and XD1034 will replace the current XD […]

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4K Version of Vivitek NovoDS Ships

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The new Vivitek NovoDS4K has started to ship. NovoDS4K could be called a digital signage player or it could be labeled a wireless presentation system (think small version of Barco ClickShare with 4K output). The NovoDS4K can be hidden behind any display or connected projector. It outputs 4K video (with an HDMI loop-through) and has RS232, PoE (Power […]

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New Digital Signage Player with GPS Trigger from Avenview called AVSignPro

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The AVSignPro, a line of digital signage players consisting of three models available from Avenview, have a new feature allowing a location based GPS Trigger for content playback (basically a GPS Location Trigger feature) which allows specific content to be played based on the GPS location of the device. Traditionally, digital signage content is played on a schedule or on […]

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Ultra Slim Signage Player for Outdoor Digital Signage Deployments

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IBASE Technology Inc. debuted its SE-102-N, an ultra slim, fanless digital signage player that measures only 19.5mm thick. The media player enables the retail, food and hospitality segments to deliver compelling and valuable content in dual high-definition HDMI displays to targeted audiences in outdoor environments. The SE-102-N has been tested to pass extended operating temperatures (-40°C to +70°C) […]

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AOPEN Module Turns Sharp Monitors Into PCs Using Mini OPS

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AOPEN has unveiled a new module to turn Sharp professional displays into PCs, capable of running any Windows 10 app. The AOPEN Mini OPS module (PNZB03PC) allows users to add PC functions to Sharp’s latest professional displays, and also supports 4K content or use it as a digital signage media player. Mini OPS is a newly developed and smaller […]

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New Shuttle PC Designed for Sharp AQUOS BOARDs

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The new Shuttle PN-SPCi7W10S PC is now available as an add-on solution for the entire AQUOS BOARD interactive display line. Equipped with an Intel Core i7-6700 Skylake Processor and 8GB RAM/256GB internal SSD, the PN-SPCi7W10S can operate up to three AQUOS BOARD interactive displays from this single PC. When using three PN-L803C AQUOS BOARD interactive displays, the Shuttle PC uses Sharp Pen Software with […]

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Shuttle Computer Debuts XH110G Digital Signage Player with PCI-e Slot 

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  Shuttle Computer Group has announced its XH110G, their first digital signage player with a single slot-capable of PCI-e v3 x16 support. Shuttle claims that no other computer manufacturer offers a PCI-e slot in such a small form factor.  With its small foot print, the XH110G can be integrated into many specialized applications using proprietary components and add-in cards . Shuttle’s new […]

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Vivitek Heads to DSE with NovoDS and NovoDS4K Media Players

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  The Vivitek NovoDS (HD) and NovoDS4K (3840×2160 resolution) are both marketed as ffordable, easy-to-manage digital signage players. With the NovoDS and NovoDS4K, digital signage content can incorporate text, photos, audio, video and web content in fully customizable configurations for signage applications. Both have a built-in drag-and-drop creative content software, playlist editing and HTML5 rendering to support interactive […]

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Visix Ships Smallest Media Player To Date

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Already their most popular player in less than eight months from its debut, the Micro Media Player is designed for mounting to the back of a large-screen display and it supports multiple content blocks, tickers, layouts and it even supports cable TV overlay and WiFi. It has a fanless design and is powered by Windows 10 IOT. This signage-ready […]

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Vivitek Adds More Features to Its Digital Signage-Focused NovoDS Player

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Offered as a free firmware upgrade to all existing NovoDS users, Vivitek added a few cool features to their wireless content player. Version 2.3 of their software adds features like a Device Log, full API support, a two-layer Playlist, YouTube video support and complete wireless streaming support of Windows, iOS and Android devices. NovoDS is […]

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Shuttle Computer Announced the DX30 Digital Signage Player for Small Businesses

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Shuttle Computer Group has announced the DX30 player that can display content on three screens simultaneously (in 4K). Shuttle’s new slim model DX30 features a low-cost and low-power consumption design that is built with an Intel Entry Level Apollo Lake SoC 14nm processor. The DX30 has built-in Intel i211 Gigabit LAN and supports Wake On […]

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Vivitek Intros NovoDS-4K Digital Signage Player

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Vivitek today announced the NovoDS-4K digital signage player. The new NovoDS-4K is a wireless 4K resolution (3840×2160) digital signage player that is capable of outputting 4K@60 and includes what the company is calling an easy-to-use software content creation package. The NovoDS-4K has both HDMI input and output, built-in Wi-Fi, built-in internal storage, playlist creation, dynamic […]

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BrightSign Launches New Display-integrated “BrightSign Built-In” Digital Signage Hardware

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BrightSign is debuting new display-integrated hardware at Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2017 (booth 8-K240). The HD3 Series BrightSign Built-In module is intended for integration into OEM commercial products. The module makes it easy for manufacturers to embed market-leading digital signage technology directly into their displays. This was actually launched, LIVE, on rAVe RADIO here. BrightSign’s […]

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BrightSign to Support the Intel Open Pluggable Specification (OPS)

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BrightSign has extended its recently launched Series 3 player family with the addition of its first player to support the Intel® Open Pluggable Specification (OPS). It was actually debuted on rAVe RADIO here. BrightSign created the HO523 to support the growing number of digital signage installers implementing OPS-based solutions. The HO523 is based on BrightSign’s […]

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Advantech Launches Fanless Digital Signage Media Player

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Advantech has announced the launch of UBX-310D, a fanless, embedded POS (point-of-sale) media player system. Powered by an Intel Celeron J1900 quad-core (2.0 – 2.42 GHz) processor with up to 8 GB of memory, UBX-310D has one VGA, one GbE network port, one HDMI, three RS232 ports (can be extended to six ports upon request), […]

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Intel Debuts Entry-Level Skylake / Kaby Lake Based 4K Digital Signage Players

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To satisfy demands for pursuing the state-of-the-art small media playbacks, Quanmax is proud to announce the release of a new mini digital signage player, named QDSP-400 Series, with 6th / 7th generation Intel Skylake / Kaby Lake processors inside. Small size is a considerable criterion in deciding on a media player to used in digital […]

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Shuttle Announces New XPC Nano NS02 Line of ARM-Based Digital Media Players

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Shuttle Computer announces its latest line of ARM-based media player, the XPC Nano NS02, designed for standalone digital signage when a simple playback is required. Their 0.5-liter form factor, VESA-ready mount, fanless design means they’re virtually silent and can be tucked away behind any monitor quickly. The NS02 series supports 4K Ultra HD displays (3840×2160) […]

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PureLink Debuts New MPX 100 II and MPX50 Media Players for Digital Signage

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PureLink has added the MPX100 II HD media player to its PureStream line of digital signage and IP video management solutions. Dubbed as the “Mark II” version of the MPX100, it now includes a 1.6 GHz Quad-core processor, additional USB 2.0 ports, as well as a key-lock on the front panel for content storage — […]

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Vivitek Upgrades NovoDS to V2.1

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Vivitek’s NovoDS is a digital signage content player that can incorporate text, photos, audio, video and web content in fully customizable configurations for a variety of settings – including wirelessly. Vivitek just released a software and firmware upgrade to V2.1.1 with new features and improved functionalities including more templates for content design, serial port (RS […]

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Shuttle Computer Group Shows Line of 4K Media Players with Intel’s Skylake at DSE 2016

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Shuttle Computer announced its first wave of Skylake-based 4K players: Shuttle DH110: Able to support two independent displays, the DH110’s heatpipe cooling system and smart fan ensures reliably cool performance for long operation. With built-in USB 2.0, RS232/422/485, and PS/2 I/O ports, it has many connectivity options for multiple peripherals and supports two Intel Gigabit […]

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Shuttle Offers Value Priced XPC Nano Small Form Factor Computer with Windows Bing 8.1 Pre-Installed

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Shuttle Computer announced its XPC Nano line of barebone computers, including the NC01UBING, a fully configured system with Windows Bing 8.1 pre-installed, designed specifically for commercial applications like digital signage. The new line of Nano SFF computers boast low price points and an elegant palm-sized, 0.5 liter, stylish design in black with gold trim. Available […]

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Videotel Unveils Elevate Interactive Digital Signage Solution

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Videotel’s new Elevate allows users to lift or elevate an item or product from a weight/scale sensor with an illuminated platform that triggers and displays relevant video content to create an interactive playground for any audience. The four new solution revelations revolve around technologies that a VP71 digital signage player into an interactive playground, allowing […]

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DT Research Launches MA Signage Multi-Screen Media Players

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DT Research just announced a new line of digital signage players called the MA Multi Screen Appliance series. The so-called “rugged” and compact embedded system players are packaged with the intuitive WebDT Content Manager (WCM) software suite, which includes a menu board design tool, Menu Board Editor, for a turn-key digital signage package to quickly […]

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BroadSign Intros Xpress Pro Media Player

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The new BroadSign Xpress Pro is a media player that uses quad-core Intel processor and the Windows Embedded 8.1 Industry Pro operating system and includes 2 GB RAM and 32 GB of storage. The Android-based BroadSign Xpress is something they are claiming to be a “smart player” compared to basic media players that simply follow […]

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