Panasonic Shows New RQ7 Series 1-Chip DLP Projector

February 1, 2024

Panasonic Connect unveiled the RQ7 Series 1-Chip DLP Projector positioned between the FRQ60 Series (6,000lm) and the REQ12 Series (12,000lm), the RQ7 Series (7,500lm) but still aimed for mapping in galleries, museums and Location-Based Entertainment (LBE) attractions. The company says the new projector RQ7/RQ6 is native 4K and uses a 0.65-inch (16:9) DLP chip and […]

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Panasonic Expands Line-up Of Intel® SDM Products For Ultimate Customer Flexibility

January 30, 2024

Panasonic projectors and displays compatible with the Intel® Smart Display Module (SDM) specification work with a wide variety of proprietary and third-party function board Bracknell, UK. 30th January 2024 – Panasonic Connect Europe today announced an expansion of its line-up of Intel® SDM specification slot-compatible products at ISE 2024, confirming its commitment to flexibility and […]

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Panasonic Projectors Captivate Audiences With New Installation at Lightroom

November 30, 2023

Lightroom has turned to Panasonic to showcase some of the world’s greatest artists and innovators. It is using 28 state-of-the-art Panasonic 3-Chip DLP projectors, providing stunning visuals that brings stories to life in a truly immersive experience that excites and inspires visitors to its exhibitions. From December 6th to April 2024, a new immersive experience […]

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ENCO to Bring RUSHWORKS PTX Model 3 PRO to InfoComm 2023

May 26, 2023

ENCO is set to bring its ultra-quiet, smooth camera operation — in the form of its RUSHWORKS PTX Model 3 PRO robotic pan/tilt head –to InfoComm 2023, where the company will exhibit in Booth 3816. Designed for larger payloads, the PTX Model 3 provides the torque necessary for smoothly controlling most professional-grade camera/lens combinations, including […]

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Panasonic Connect Expands KAIROS Live Production and Esports Platform

April 15, 2023

Panasonic Connect North America announced the expansion of KAIROS, its live video production and esports platform, to incorporate a new cloud-based solution along with recent hardware and software updates. These enhancements will expand the platform’s ability to support more complex productions by streamlining workflows and giving production professionals “greater flexibility to deliver rich content.” As […]

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Congratulations to the 2023 Winners of rAVe’s Best of ISE Awards

February 15, 2023

It’s been a long time since we’ve seen a show like this. I am proud to say we sent reporters from rAVe [PUBS] to every single booth at ISE 2023 earlier this month to shoot videos of new (and returning!) products. No other company went to every single booth. We amassed a cache of more […]

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Panasonic Connect Europe Announces SQ2H Series

February 1, 2023

Panasonic Connect Europe has announced its latest generation range of 4K UHD LCD Displays — the SQ2H Series. Ranging in seven screen sizes, from 43 to 98 inches, these 24/7 displays are designed for boardrooms, meeting and learning spaces, as well as for digital signage in retail and public information areas. The 4K (3840 by […]

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New Immersive Production Possibilities with Panasonic 1-Chip DLP Projectors

January 31, 2023

The PT-REQ12 Series and PT-REZ12 Series 1-Chip DLP™ laser projectors deliver never-before-seen experiences with up to 12,000lm brightness, 4K resolution, and 240Hz projection capability Bracknell, UK. 31st January 2023 – Panasonic Connect Europe today announced its next generation PT-REQ12 Series (4K) and PT-REZ12 Series (WUXGA) 1-Chip DLP™ laser projectors designed to deliver new production possibilities and simplify workflow for the […]

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Panasonic Connect Announces Next Generation of KAIROS Live Production Platform

January 31, 2023

Enhancements to Hardware and Software Components Expand the Platform’s Lineup to Support More Dynamic, Engaging Productions January 31, 2022 – Panasonic Connect North America, Division of Panasonic Corporation of North America (Panasonic Connect), has announced the next generation of KAIROS, its state-of-the-art live production platform. The release expands the KAIROS ecosystem, adding two new Core mainframes (the […]

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The Ultimate Professional: New Panasonic Premium Displays

January 31, 2023

The Panasonic SQ2H Series excels in brightness, reliability, and system scalability Bracknell, UK. 31st January 2023 – To meet growing demand for premium-level professional business displays that can cut through bright lighting conditions, Panasonic Connect Europe has announced its latest generation range of 4K UHD LCD Displays – the SQ2H Series. Ranging in seven screen sizes, from 43-98 inches, these […]

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LANG AG Invests in Panasonic RQ25K Series

January 22, 2023

With the rental and staging and location-based entertainment industries facing an increasingly complex market, leading players are looking to the latest AV technologies for an edge. Rising transport costs and staff shortages, alongside increasingly flexible bookings from event organizers, are major challenges for event production companies. It’s why LANG AG, one of Europe’s leading visual […]

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Panasonic Announces the SQE2 and CQE2 of 4K UHD Professional LCD Displays

December 6, 2022

Today Panasonic announced two next-generation series of 4K UHD Professional LCD displays designed for any location and application in public spaces, business and education. Replacing the SQE1 series, the Panasonic SQE2 series is a display designed for 24-hour operation and crystal viewing clarity with its high haze anti-glare panel for the brightest lit rooms and […]

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“Yep, Those Are Our Projectors,” Confirms Panasonic and UK’s Frameless Install

November 22, 2022

When the creators of Frameless, the UK’s largest digital immersive art experience, were planning their ambitious project to “set art free” at the 30,000 square feet venue in London’s Marble Arch, their ambition was to create an immersive experience to excite and inspire visitors of all ages. Frameless would use more than 50 Panasonic projectors […]

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Artful Immersion for EM Acoustics at Frameless

November 14, 2022

Immersive arts experience, Frameless, opened its doors in Marble Arch in October. Housed in a magnificent 30,000 square foot space that was formerly a cinema, Frameless offers visitors an extraordinary way to engage with art; multisensory and multidimensional, visitors are plunged right into the heart of some of the world’s most iconic works of art, literally enveloped by […]

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Panasonic Opens New European Service Centre in Budapest

October 28, 2022

Panasonic opened its new European Service Centre in Budapest, Hungary, designed to support customer servicing and repair requirements on mainland Europe with an expanded range of services. The 1000sqm service centre will complement the established existing centre in Cardiff, Wales. They will support Panasonic Connect Europe’s drive to assist businesses in manufacturing, logistics and supply […]

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Panasonic Connect Announces New Additions to PTZ, Studio Camera Lineup

October 20, 2022

Panasonic Connect North America announced the expansion of its professional PTZ and studio camera lineup to support multicamera productions and enable studios looking to expand their connected workflows through SMPTE2110 support and IP/networked capabilities. The AW-UE160 PTZ camera and AK-PLV100 studio camera will enter the market amid a need for solutions in and around streaming […]

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Panasonic Expands Range of Solid Shine LCD Projectors — Adds PT-MZ20

October 7, 2022

Panasonic today expanded its range of Solid Shine LCD Projectors with the addition of the PT-MZ20 Series. There are now three new models alongside the PT-MZ20K projector announced earlier this year – the world’s smallest, lightest and quietest 20,000 lumen LCD projector. They comprise of the PT-MZ17 (16,500 lumen), PT-MZ14 (14,000 lumen) and PT-MZ11 (11,000 lumen). Designed for corporate […]

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Panasonic Adds Live Events and Esports Rooms to AV Digital World Platform

September 7, 2022

Panasonic added Live Events and Esports rooms to AV Digital World, its next-generation 3D digital platform, designed for visitors to discover and explore its solutions in a whole new way. Alongside corporate and education and TV and broadcast rooms, visitors now have access through their PCs to the live event and esports rooms, where they […]

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At InfoComm 2022, Panasonic Goes Deeper Into Live Production Markets and Esports, Too!

June 6, 2022

Panasonic Connect North America announced today new solutions to streamline production. These include: PT-RQ25KU Series 3-Chip DLP 4K SOLID SHINE Laser Projectors: Panasonic Connect introduces the new PT-RQ25KU Series1, what it claims is “the world’s smallest and lightest 20,000lm 3-Chip DLP 4K laser projector.” The PT-RQ25KU Series is designed for venues hosting live events, concerts […]

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Panasonic Connect Introduces New Offerings to Enhance Engagement and Collaboration in Higher Education and Corporate Environments

June 6, 2022

Newark, NJ – Panasonic Connect North America, today announced several collaboration-focused solutions to its professional audiovisual (AV) portfolio to create interactive experiences for students, educators and professionals across in-person and remote environments. The new audio and display solutions join Panasonic’s holistic ecosystem of professional AV technology on display at InfoComm in booth #N1629, aimed at […]

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rePLAY ISE 2022 — That’s a Wrap

May 19, 2022

rePLAY ISE 2022 has officially come to a close, but first, a quick recap of session two. This time, the session contained curated content aimed toward our viewers in the United States rather than Europe. Our hosts, Steph Beckett and Emily Dean, picked out some great content we gathered in Barcelona at ISE 2022 to […]

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Panasonic Announces New 1-Chip DLP Projector

April 6, 2022

Panasonic announced availability of its new PT-FRQ60 1-Chip DLP Projector with 6,000lm brightness designed to deliver detail, colour and smooth motion for various sectors, including offices, STEM classrooms, digital museums, and esports entertainment attractions. Panasonic has added Quad Pixel Drive to its proven 1-Chip DLP SOLID SHINE Laser technology to produce smooth, sharp and detailed […]

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Next Stop: E4 Anaheim!

March 16, 2022

Almo Professional A/V‘s E4 Experience has returned with four upcoming events that will focus on all things AV! The E4 Experience offers the latest educational opportunities, sessions with top manufacturers and industry pros, demos of the latest technology and so much more. Your next opportunity to experience E4 will be in Anaheim, California, on March […]

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Rants & rAVes — Episode 1092: How Panasonic is Helping the K-20 Market

March 14, 2022

Everyone pivoted during the pandemic — some more than others. Panasonic, however, was lucky — it was already armed with a host of hybrid-focused educational products, and it upgraded a bunch of others. Now, the company has a complete lineup of K-12 and higher-ed laser projectors, direct-view displays and PTZ cameras (and something called Moonshot) […]

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Kayye’s Krystal Ball: 2022 Edition

February 8, 2022

Welcome to my 22nd annual Kayye’s Krystal Ball! I can’t believe I have written this article 22 times. I am beyond humbled by how many of you read this; last year, it was viewed by over 90,000 #AVtweeps. #LOVE ❣️ The bottom line is I love writing this article. It keeps me curious and humble. […]

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Panasonic Announces Lecture Capture and Auto Tracking Solution for Content and Video Management

February 4, 2022

Panasonic announced its new Lecture Capture and Auto Tracking Solution for recording and sharing lessons, meetings and presentations in which cameras, advanced auto-tracking software and servers work together to create a content and video management platform. Panasonic says its solution takes advantage of the facial auto-tracking ability of PTZ cameras by combining auto-tracking server bundles […]

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Panasonic PT-FRQ50 Laser Projector Now Available for Purchase

January 10, 2022

Panasonic says its 5,200-lumen PT-FRQ50 laser projector is now available. The company announced the product last year, adding the Quad Pixel Drive to the 1-Chip DLP SOLID SHINE laser projection lineup. The Panasonic PT-FRQ50 projector has Panasonic’s original pixel-quadrupling technology with 240Hz processing and narrow DMD aperture ratio to deliver 4K imaging. When using the […]

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Panasonic Lasers Projectors Provide Immersive Experiences in Vegas Creative Event Space

January 5, 2022

Panasonic System Solutions Company of North America announced a collaboration with AREA15, an experiential event and entertainment district located just off the Strip in Las Vegas. AREA15 offers a curation of vibrant, themed entertainment experiences and ever-changing art and retail experiences for locals and visitors of all ages. This five-year collaboration with Panasonic will provide […]

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Panasonic To Release PT-VMZ71 Series of LCD Projectors To Replace PT-VMZ60 Series

November 17, 2021

Panasonic announced its latest series of LCD projectors to meet the emerging needs of education and business for collaboration and clear and vivid images. The PT-VMZ71 Series offers four WUXGA resolution models ranging from 5200-7000 lumens and offers 3,000,000:1 contrast. Panasonic says the series is ideal for well-lit classrooms, hybrid learning environments, new workspaces and […]

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rePLAY: Featuring My Must-See Products From InfoComm 2021

November 9, 2021

It has been 18 long months since we last met in person for an InfoComm show. It’s no secret that rAVe takes hundreds of product videos at every trade show; it’s one of the things we’re known for! We were so excited to head to Orlando for this year’s InfoComm 2021 and see all the new tech […]

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Hauntingly Cool Halloween Setups

October 20, 2021

Spooky season has arrived. It’s time to bust out the pumpkins, ghouls and goblins. But how can you make your Halloween setup hauntingly cool? By using audiovisual equipment, obviously! In the spirit of spooky season, we asked #AVTweeps to share their best tips for the ultimate Halloween scenes. Here’s what they had to say… Chuck […]

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

October 13, 2021

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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