|[January 28, 2014]
NEC Display Launches OPS-DRD Digital Player for Digital Signage Solutions
CHICAGO --(Business Wire)--
Display Solutions of America, a leading provider
of commercial LCD display and projector solutions, announced today the
addition of an Open
Pluggable Specification (OPS)-compliant computer for integration
with select NEC (News - Alert) large-screen displays.
The OPS platform is an industry-wide standard for the design and
development of digital signage to simplify installation and maintenance.
The new internal ARM (News - Alert)-based digital signage media player, OPS-DRD, runs
an Android Operating System, multiple video formats and high-definition
content at 1080p, and is targeted for use with all types of digital
signage from static content to dynamic graphics.
"Our new digital signage media player can be easily integrated into the
OPS slot on most NEC displays for multimedia playback, making an
all-in-one solution easier for our customers," said Ben Hardy, Product
Manager for Large-Screen Displays at NEC Display Solutions. "With full
access to the Play Store through wired and wireless network support, the
OPS-DRD can be customized for any digital signage platform."
Among the features of the OPS-DRD digital player are:
Fan-less and solid-state components, which make this ideal for 24/7
Built-in media player application, which can run video files via flash
memory, SD Card (News - Alert) or USB Drive
HDMI video, stereo audio, RS232 control and power, which are all
passed internally from the display to OPS device for simplified
installation with no external connections required
Easy setup with a powerful 1.0GHZ CPU and 8 logic core graphics
processors, which provide more than enoug horsepower for crisp
full-HD video playback
Durable and protected industrial strength components rated for 24 x 7
Extra low power consumption for economic performance
Full access to Google (News - Alert) Play
Wired and wireless networking capabilities through integrated LAN port
and wireless antenna (included)
Android Jelly Bean 4.2.2 operating system
2GB dual channel DDR3 of RAM (News - Alert)
Watch Dog Timer, which self-monitors and reboots during system
The OPS device adapter (SB-02AM)
is required for the NEC P402, P462, P552, P652, X463UN, X462UNV and
X551UN displays. No OPS device adaptor is required for the NEC P403,
P463, P553, P703, V323, V423, V463, V552, V652, V801, X401S, X462X and
The OPS-DRD media player will be available in January 2014 at an ESP of
$249. It carries a 3-year warranty.
About NEC Display Solutions of America, Inc.
Headquartered in Itasca, Ill., NEC Display Solutions of America, Inc.,
is a leading designer and provider of innovative desktop LCD monitors,
commercial- and professional-grade large-screen LCD displays, a diverse
line of multimedia and digital cinema projectors, and integrated display
solutions. NEC Display Solutions develops leading-edge visual technology
and customer-focused solutions for a wide variety of markets, including
enterprise, healthcare, education and digital signage. It has deployed
more than one-million large-format displays worldwide. For additional
information about NEC Display Solutions of America products, call (866)
NEC-MORE, or visit the website at www.necdisplay.com.
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