NEC Intros 4th Generation E Series LCDs


NEC Display just debuted its newest LED-backlit E Series commercial-grade displays — the 4th generation in this series. The 42-inch E424, 46-inch E464, 55-inch E554 and 65-inch E654 displays are aimed at educational institutions, corporations, quick-service restaurants, healthcare facilities and fitness centers. These displays are affordable and come with a three year warranty. All 1920x1080p […]

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NEC Display Adds LED-Backlit V463 LCD to V Series


NEC Display announced today its latest addition to its commercial-grade V Series, the V463 display, which offers an LED-backlight, slimmer cabinet depth and an OPS-compliant expansion slot. The V463 includes the following features: LED backlighting technology for reduced power consumption Commercial-grade LCD panel and components, which enable extended run times 1920 x 1080 full HD […]

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NEC Display Adds 42-Inch, LED-Edgelit LCD to V Series


NEC announced today the 42-inch V423 LCD display, an addition to its commercial-grade V Series that utilizes LED backlighting for improved power consumption and a slimmer cabinet depth. NEC says the V423 offers a 46 percent decrease in power consumption while maintaining its brightness (450 cd/m² maximum brightness). The edge-lit LED backlight enables a slimmer […]

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TouchSystems Adds 40-Inch to X-Series


TouchSystems has integrated the NEC X401S display with Dispersive Signal Technology (DST). The interactive display enlarges the X Series, which previously consisted of large-format touch screens ranging from 46 to 55 inches. The new display widens the range to 40 to 55 inches. TouchSystems’ X40 (X4050D-U1), with LED backlighting and full HD LCD display, boasts […]

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Epson, Sharp, NEC and Panasonic Dominate ProAV Brand Image According to TFCnet


Last week TFCinfo announced the completion of its “Projector Brand Customer Perception and Preference Study 2013.”  This report marks the 12th year that this annual projector brand benchmarking study has been conducted. This research measures projector brand strength among experienced projector users and purchasers in the five most important market segments in the AV industry: […]

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NEC Adds 55-Inch and 65-Inch Displays to V-Series


NEC has added two new models to its commercial-grade V Series, a 55-inch and 65-inch. The V552 and V652 offer LED backlighting to reduce the product’s depth, weight and power consumption when compared to their predecessors. Each 1080p (1920×1080) display also features built-in 10-watt speakers and an Open Pluggable Specification (OPS)-compliant expansion slot. Additionally, video, […]

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NEC Display Intros New 24″ IPS Panel


NEC Display Solutions announced today an addition to its high-end IT desktop line, the MultiSync EA Series, with the 24-inch EA244WMi. This monitor is LED-backlit and ideal for corporate environments. This widescreen model features IPS panel technology with wide viewing angles (178° horizontal/vertical) and ergonomic adjustability. The LED backlighting of the EA244WMi allows for a […]

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NEC Intros 3,300-Lumen Short Throw Projectors


NEC Display just launched the new UM Series of ultra-short throw LCD projectors, starting with two 3,300-lumen units: the UM330X and UM330W. Both offer interactivity options via integration with eBeam. A complete interactive projector solution can be created using the optional NP02Wi eBeam interactive system (, which connects between the USB port on the eBeam module […]

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NEC Introduces Two New Medical-Grade Commercial Displays


NEC has introduced the new MultiSync MD211C2 and MD211C3 medical-grade displays for diagnostic imaging in healthcare organizations. These 2- and 3-megapixel medical diagnostic displays are designed to meet the needs of healthcare facilities requiring consistent and accurate medical imaging using Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS). NEC says that the MultiSync MD Series models are […]

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NEC Simplifies Digital Signage for ProAV Integrator with New Bundled Offerings


NEC Display announced today the addition of 10 Digital Signage/Content Creation Solutions. These product bundles introduce customers to the digital signage industry with easy-to-use solutions that include everything needed to run content on a single digital screen. Available in digital screen sizes up to 65 inches, each bundle includes an NEC V, P or X […]

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rAVe Founder Gary Kayye to Speak in NYC October 17


rAVe founder Gary Kayye will present a new keynote at the NEC Showcase roadshow in New York City on Oct. 17 called Creating Creative Presentation Environments. It focuses on creating immersive environments — ones that use projectors to completely “immerse” clients in the meeting, the classroom, the museum, the restaurant, the retail store, or the […]

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Pacific Media Associates Monthly Sell-Through Research Shows NEC Dominating


For nearly 15 years, Pacific Media Associates (PMA) has collected monthly sell-through data from leading North American projector dealers, retailers, web resellers and distributors. The company’s Tracking Service family of monthly reports offers sell-through data and analysis on unit sales, true volume-weighted street prices, and inventories of front projectors for these channels. Each month, Pacific […]

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NEC Upgrades LED-Based E Series


NEC Display debuted a third generation of its commercial-grade E Series monitors this month in the form of new 32-inch (E323), 42-inch (E423), 46-inch (E463) and 55-inch (E553) models. The entire E Series displays is targeted at affordable display options for educational, commercial AV, retail stores, quick-service restaurants, healthcare waiting rooms and fitness centers. Using […]

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NEC Adds HD ATSC Tuner OPS Module for DS Line of Monitors


NEC’s new SB-03TM ATSC digital tuner module enables HD broadcast capabilities for digital signage applications and is included in the X401S-AVT, X461S-AVT and X551S-AVT models. Not much else to say other than it has an RF-based ATSC input port and, when inserted into one of NEC’s DS monitors, gives the monitor the capability to receive […]

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NEC Updates Interactive Software – Adds Apple TV Compatibility


NEC’s Interactive Software gives displays SMART Technology-like features for classroom instruction. It’s used in conjunction with all NEC projectors that have networking capabilities and is compatible with Apple’s iPad. It’s been about a year since it’s been shipping and now they’ve added more features, such as: Record all annotation and audio from a presentation for […]

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NEC Targets HOW With 11,000-Lumen, 3-Chip DLP Projector


Dubbed the PH1000U, NEC’s 3-chip DLP projector uses three 0.96″ WUXGA (1920×1200) resolution DMDs to garner a brightness spec of 11,000 lumens and 2000:1 contrast ratio. It uses a 400-watt lamp and has a 320-watt Eco-mode for low light environments. NEC says the PH1000U uses Integrated Device Technology HQV, a video processing and scaling system […]

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Judges Announced for Best of InfoComm Award 2012


NEC Display today announced the judges for the 2012 Best of InfoComm Award, which acknowledges the best product or service at InfoComm12. The winning exhibitor will be awarded $10,000 for the charity of its choice. Public voting for the award competition, sponsored by NEC Display Solutions, concludes June 4 at The five entries with […]

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The 2012 Digital Signage CHAMPS


Every year after DSE, we give out our annual Digital Signage CHAMPS awards. Here’s all the products and solutions we thought were the best of the best for 2012. Congratulations to all the winners! Most Innovative New DS Hardware Product (tie): NEC’s v651-T – A 65″ with optical multi-touch Planar Mosaic Architectural Displays Most Creative […]

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NEC Launches 100 Percent Mercury-Free 22″ LCD


The EA223WM is a 22-inch, mercury-free monitor geared to high-performance enterprise users in corporate, government and education settings, as well as kiosk digital signage applications. Using LED backlighting, spec’d at a 25,000:1 contrast ratio and boasting ENERGY STAR 5.1 and TCO 5.2 compliance, it’s the first in this size category to be both green and […]

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NEC Adds New Touch Screen to V Series


NEC Display today introduced a touch-integrated 65-inch display, the V651-TOUCH, to its commercial-grade V Series of large-screen displays. This one is integrated with four-camera, optical-imaging technology that allows for up to six simultaneous touches. The V651-TOUCH is a 1920×1080 native LCD using a commercial/public display-grade panel that protects against permanent image retention. It includes a […]

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NEC Display Adds Ultra-Narrow Bezel LCD


NEC Display just announced what it is calling its “next-generation” ultra-narrow bezel display in the form of the X463UN, which is part of the company’s high-end X Series of displays designed for 24/7 operation. The X463UN is a direct LED-backlit LCD display, which has reduced power consumption and is completely mercury-free. The X463UN offers a […]

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NEC Adds 55″ to Flagship P Series Line


NEC Display has added a 55-inch model to its top-of-the-line P Series large-screen displays in the form of the P552, a professional-grade LED-lit LCD intended for 24/7 operation in applications like digital signage and network operations centers. Integrated with Open Pluggable Specification (OPS) technology, digital loop-through capabilities, reduced depth, 10 percent lower power consumption and […]

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Epson and NEC Still Top Brands According to TFCinfo


TFCinfo today announces the completion of its “Projector Brand Customer Perception and Preference Study 2012.” This report marks the 11th year that this annual projector brand benchmarking study has been conducted. In this year’s installment some interesting movement is seen among the brands in the three measurable areas of brand strength: awareness, image, and intent. […]

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