LAB GRUPPEN’s Smallest LUCIA Amplifiers Debut


Following on the launch of LUCIA 70 V output models during last year’s InfoComm show, LAB GRUPPEN is set to unveil three new LUCIA 60-watt power models at InfoComm in Las Vegas: LUCIA 60/2M, LUCIA 60/2 and LUCIA 60/1-70. Available with either four-in, four-out matrix-mixer (LUCIA 60/2M), two-in, two-out configuration (LUCIA 60/2) or two-in, one-out […]

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Williams Sound has Two Big Product Announcements for InfoComm


Williams Sound is in booth C9836 with a new version of their Hearing HotSpot as well as the Digi-Loop. The all-in-one Hearing HotSpot Server broadcasts up to 16 stereo or 32 mono channels (per server box) of better-than-MP3 audio quality directly to an individual’s smartphone or tablet. Software algorithms deliver audio with ultra-low latency and […]

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AIR Wireless Companion Speaker Debuts at InfoComm 2016


InfoComm marked the debut of the Liberty AIR and MegaVox AIR wireless companion speakers from Anchor Audio, Inc. The company has offered unpowered companion speakers for many years, but now Liberty AIR and MegaVox AIR set a new industry standard, as the first battery-powered wireless companion speakers in Anchor Audio’s line. The AIRs are battery […]

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Leyard Debuts LED Wall Built From Carbon Fiber


Carbon Fiber has been used on racing bikes for years as it’s as it’s lighter than plastic but stronger than steel. Now, add an LED wall to that with Leyard’s new CarbonLight LED display solutions to that. It’s a family of flexible, lightweight displays uniquely constructed to meet a broad range of creative indoor and […]

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Crystal Projection Screens Debuts New Screen Technology at InfoComm


Crystal Screens by Luminit LLC is introducing a projection screen for the ProAV market at this year’s InfoComm in Las Vegas, Nevada (Booth# N2373B). Crystal Screens uses nanolens technology that was originally developed for the aerospace industry by optical scientists. Crystal Screens’ holographic technology creates a random surface that manipulates light energy. The result is […]

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RHC Holdings’ Pro Co Sound DMX Break In/Out and Professional Rigging Boxes On Display At InfoComm 2016


Pro Co Sound is presenting its new DMX 4U Break In/Out Boxes and DOC 4U Professional Rigging Boxes at InfoComm 2016 (Booth C9918). Ideal for portable use, the breakout boxes enable lighting professionals to run multiple DMX 512 universes over a single CAT6 cable, which cuts down on setup/tear down during live performances and other […]

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Ricoh Upgrades Videoconferencing System


Ricoh just announced its Unified Communication System, the P3500M — the size of a laptop, the 3.5-pound device includes an HD camera, microphone and speakers that fit inside a soft-sided carrying case. Boasting the same simple startup as the P3500, the P3500M can be unpacked, plugged in, connected and made entirely ready in about 60 […]

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Mackie ProDX Wireless Digital Mixers Ship


Mackie announced that their new ProDX Series ultra-compact digital mixers are now shipping worldwide. The line features two models, the 4-channel ProDX4 and the 8-channel ProDX8. With wireless streaming and control, powerful processing, and an extremely intuitive control app for iOS and Android, ProDX mixers deliver the amazing benefits of digital mixing in Mackie’s most […]

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Gefen Ships GTB-UHD-HBT2 4K Ultra HD HDBaseT 2.0 Extender for HDMI


Gefen today announced that the 4K Ultra HD HDBaseT 2.0 Extender for HDMI (GTB-UHD-HBT2) is now shipping. The GTB-UHD-HBT2 uses the new HDBaseT 2.0 Colligo platform which is spec’d to carry, in addition to video, RS-232, Bi-directional IR, and Power over HDBaseT — but, NO ONE KNOWS FOR SURE as the HDBaseT Alliance doesn’t actually monitor […]

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Eiki EK-810U/811W are 8000 Lumen Laser Projectors


Eiki International announces the new EK-810U WUXGA (1920×1200) and EK-811W WXGA (1280×800) Laser Projectors. Featuring 8,000-lumen brightness, a 100,000:1 contrast ratio, and the superior color performance resulting from the use of both blue and red lasers, the EK-810U/811W support versatile LAN control and carries the added benefit of an IP6X Dust Ingress Test rating for […]

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InFocus Adds Native 4K to Its Jupiter Catalyst Display Wall Processor Family


InFocus today announced its Jupiter Catalyst 4K. Catalyst 4K delivers HD 4K resolution to every display on a video wall. Catalyst 4K will debut at InfoComm 2016 in Las Vegas at the InFocus booth #N1417. The InFocus Jupiter Catalyst 4K processor delivers bandwidth reaching 336 Gbps providing Ultra HD 4K resolution and high frame rates. […]

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BenQ Unveils New Transparent Series Displays


BenQ America today unveiled the TL240C and TL321C — both transparent LCD displays. Designed to bring a new and dynamic approach to digital signage and retail applications, the new models uniquely feature 24-inch and 32-inch lightweight display boxes to showcase products alongside relevant audio and video, bringing product promotions to life. Designed to allow consumers […]

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beyerdynamic Introduces Quinta TB Boundary Mic


beyerdynamic is introducing the Quinta TB Boundary Microphone for its Quinta Wireless Conferencing System. With a high degree of flexibility and reliability, the Quinta TB boundary microphone is suitable for meeting rooms, huddle rooms, or video conferencing. The proven triple-band technology of the Quinta family ensures the wireless transmission of audio. The Quinta system operates […]

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Ricoh Expands Projector Line at InfoComm 2016


At InfoComm 2016, RICOH is debuting the KU12000 projector, a WUXGA (1920×1200) resolution, HDMI, and HDBaseT projector spec’d at 12,000 lumens and six lens options. It will list for $18,869. The RICOH PJ XL4540 and WXL4540 are laser-based, short-throw projectors spec’d at 3,200 lumens of brightness. Resolution is XGA for the PJ XL4540 and WXGA […]

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Meyer Sound Introduces Galileo GALAXY at InfoComm


The new Meyer Sound Galileo GALAXY network platform will make its worldwide debut at InfoComm 2016 in Las Vegas. As the next generation of the Galileo processor line, GALAXY offers the most advanced processing power and networking standards available. Visit the Meyer Sound booth to learn about the company’s leading-edge approach towards technological innovation in […]

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ClearOne Adds New Two-Channel Wireless Microphone System


ClearOne is introducing the new compact two-channel DIALOG 20 mic system at InfoComm. Using adaptive frequency-hopping spread spectrum technology within the 2.4 GHz unlicensed spectrum, DIALOG 20 has some advantages over fixed frequency transmission. First, DIALOG 20 is resistant to narrowband interference because it switches frequency using a pseudo-random sequence. Second, this sequencing makes the […]

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InFocus Intros Canvas 5.0


InFocus today announced its Jupiter Canvas 5.0. Canvas delivers real-time video, data, and application screens from across the enterprise to display walls, smartphones, tablets, PCs and conference room systems including InFocus Jupiter Canvas Touch and CRS 4K systems. Canvas enables users to share information and collaborate on this consolidated business intelligence, anywhere in the corporate […]

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BenQ Releases BlueCore DLP Laser Projector


BenQ America today unveiled an addition to its professional line of BlueCore laser light source projectors. Designed for large-venue professional installations such as entertainment applications, corporate meeting rooms, houses of worship, educational facilities and more, the LU9715 features an high brightness output of 8,000 lumens. Claiming to provide a significantly improved color performance through a […]

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Visionary Solutions Introduces 4K Over IP


Visionary Solutions has introduced a 4K UHD video system that sends signals over standard Gigabit IP networks. Visionary’s new 4000-Series 4K Encoder and Decoder deliver “visually lossless,” ultra-low latency UHD video over Gigabit Ethernet. The E4000 encoder and D4000 Decoder employ the flexibility and scalability of today’s converged IP networks to carry Ultra High Definition […]

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Atlona Ships 4K Switcher Featuring HDMI/HDBaseT Inputs


Atlona announced that its new premier commercial-market 4K switcher, the AT-UHD-SW-5000ED, is now shipping.  The five-input switcher includes two HDBaseT inputs and mirrored HDMI/HDBaseT outputs, offering integrators more flexibility in designing boardroom, classroom and other AV presentation systems. The SW-5000ED supports 4K/UHD@60 Hz, 4:2:0 video (10.2 Gbps) and transmits AV signals along with Ethernet, Power […]

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rAVe Announces 2016 Readers’ Choice Award Winners


We are excited to announce the winners of our 2016 Readers’ Choice Awards. To be frank, this doesn’t need much written about it as the stats prove its importance. And, here are some stats in case you are doubting the validity of these awards: 1. We had over 81,000 voters for the final awards! 2. The […]

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UCC and the Road To InfoComm 2016 – Part 4: An Interview with Joan Vandermate at Logitech Video Collaboration


In my blog UCC and the Road To InfoComm 2016 I outlined UCC at the show, what you can expect to see at the UCC Pavilion, what the IMCCA will be providing in terms of education and training, as well as mention of certain industry company developments. This part four in the series is an interview with Joan Vandermate, […]

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Stewart Filmscreen Debuts New Large Venue Screens and Standard Solutions at InfoComm 2016


Stewart Filmscreen will demonstrate why its high-performance screen material and framing systems are used by the world’s most venerated companies and manufacturers, along with the most demanding commercial venues during InfoComm16, being held June 4-10 in Las Vegas. Stewart Filmscreen will show how selecting the right screen material and framing system for each project enables […]

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Middle Atlantic Powers AV Experience at InfoComm 2016


Middle Atlantic Products today announced it will bring a robust roster of its power and AV system foundational products to InfoComm 2016, demonstrating the unique capabilities of its solutions for the commercial AV market in booth C9125, June 8-10, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. On Wednesday, June 8, at 9 a.m., Middle Atlantic president […]

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ClearOne Launches Second Generation of its Groundbreaking Beamforming Microphone Array


ClearOne’s second generation Beamforming Microphone Array 2, introduced today, claims to be the industry’s most sophisticated audio beamforming, adaptive steering, acoustic echo cancellation, and noise cancellation technologies. ClearOne’s original Beamforming Microphone Array was the audiovisual industry’s first professional grade microphone array with beamforming and adaptive acoustic steering. The Beamforming Microphone Array 2 has the following […]

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Barco ProAV at InfoComm


Barco continues to expand its diverse and innovative portfolio of solutions that enhance real-time business collaboration and deliver dynamic visual spectaculars. Its latest 4K and laser projection, image processing, enterprise collaboration, digital signage, and mission-critical video wall solutions will be on display at InfoComm 2016 in Booth C8720 at the Las Vegas Convention Center from […]

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tvONE Improves Rack Systems Integration with ONErack


tvONE reveals its newest innovation aimed at improving rack systems integration called the ONErack at InfoComm in Las Vegas (booth C6818). ONErack is a universal, powered mounting system that vastly improves rack installation of small devices. tvONE’s patent pending design converts randomly sized, externally-powered devices from ANY manufacturer into slide-in modules that can be installed […]

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Clear-Com at InfoComm


At InfoComm 2016, Clear-Com, provider of real-time communication solutions and services, will present its latest interoperable communication product lines that enable user collaboration and instant communication. Clear-Com solutions are known for increasing effectiveness among work groups and ensuring the success of the operations and productions. Communication is paramount. Deploying the right communications can make a […]

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VDO360 Intros Navigator PTZPC with Tracking


VDO360, originators of the PTZPC, have announced The Navigator System. Building on the Clearwater System, VDO360 brings to market the first auto-tracking PTZPC based on the same chassis. Partnering with a camera tracking chassis company Jigabot, VDO360 has been able to embed cinema/broadcast quality tracking into the small form factor that is The Navigator, this […]

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