|[April 07, 2014]
Panasonic Debuts 98" and 84" Professional 4K LED Displays at National Association of Broadcasters Show
LAS VEGAS --(Business Wire)--
Panasonic (News - Alert) System Communications Company of North America, a leader in
delivering technology solutions for government, enterprise and SMB
markets, today announced two new large-format 4K LED displays along with
other new professional AV technologies at the National Association of
Broadcasters (NAB) Show.
As interest grows in 4K content capture, production and distribution,
Panasonic engineered these 4K LED backlit LCD display store-produce
stunningly sharp images in a streamlined form factor with the system
expandability required for professional 4K applications. The 98"
TH-98LQ70 and 84" TH-84LQ70 4K displays are ideal for a number of
growing 4K resolution B2B applications including broadcast production,
eye-catching digital signage for retail, rental and staging, design and
simulation as well as command and control rooms. These displays,
combined with Panasonic's imaging capture and workflow technologies,
provide a one-stop solution for organizations with image creation needs.
These displays deliver exceptional clarity with an astounding 4K (3,840
x 2,160) resolution and are equipped with the company's next generation
of image enhancement technology. This new technology up-converts non-4K
sources to a higher level of picture quality - transforming ordinary
Full HD resolution and a variety of PC signals into breathtakingly vivid
"We are receiving a growing demand of inquiries from our customers for
high resolution workflow and display solutions, ranging from broadcast
and industrial production to retail signage and event staging,"
said Art Rankin, Senior Director of Professional AV Technologies,
Panasonic System Communications Company of North America. "With the
introduction of our LQ70 Series of 4K displays, we're providing
unmatched image quality in a slim yet ruggedized form factor to
guarantee reliable, uninterrupted use by a wide variety of businesses,
organizations and government agencies."
LQ70 Series displays are equipped with a protective glass and also
feature a ruggedized aluminum frame. The series' durability was built on
a strong legacy of durable Panasonic products including professional
plasma displays and Toughbook® mobile computers and tablets.
These displays can be installed both vertically and horizontally to meet
a wide range of installation needs. Additionally, the LQ70 Series were
designed with the same screw holes as Panasonic's existing large-format
plasma displays to minimize installation time and costs. The displays
are also built with SLOT3.0 architecture which provides for easy
interface changes to match various applications. The 98" TH-98LQ70 and
84" TH-84LQ70 displays will begin shipment in September 2014.
New LED Displays and Projectors
Among the professional displays and projectors shown at NAB will be a
new multi-touch interactive LED display and 1-chip DLP™ lamp-free
projector, just announced today.
Multi- touch TH-80LFB70U Interactive LED Display: This 80"
interactive display features high-speed, multi-touch interactive
capabilities to promote participation and collaboration in the
classroom and the boardroom. Users can draw and write directly on a
document or image on the screen, and wirelessly sync with any Windows,
Android (News - Alert) or iOS device using embedded Miracast™ functionality. The
TH-80FLB70U�also sports embedded DIGITAL LINK which is fully
HDBaseT-compatible, facilitating users with a simplified AV
infrastructure by transmitting HD video, audio and control signals
over a single CAT5e or higher specification Ethernet cable for up to
100 meters (328ft.).The TH-80FLB70U will be available this month from
authorized Panasonic resellers with an MSRP of $19,999.The 65-inch
TH-65LFB70U and 50-inch TH-50LFB70U models will be available in June.
TH-47LFV5U Video Wall Display: The 47" TH-47LFV5U can run
continuously, leveraging a cooling fan that can be set to operate
automatically at high temperatures. Additionally, the display offers
high definition resolution and a wide viewing angle on an anti-glare
surface, making it ideal for high-traffic areas such as airports,
museums and retail stores. The display is also well-suited for the
surveillance market and broadcast studios, offering a super narrow
bezel for seamless multi-screen layouts. It's built with
pre-calibrated uniformity for multi-screen usage so that installation
is simple and fast. The TH-47LFV5U will be available from authorized
Panasonic resellers this month with an MSRP of $5,199.
PT-RZ670U Lamp-Free Projector: The new PT-RZ670U is a 1-chip
DLP lamp-free projector featuring 6,000 lumens of brightness-
an ideal solution for large, brilliant 24/7 continuous signage
applications, such as sports bars, and where flat panel displays are
simply not large enough or have limited installation flexibility.
Expanding signage possibilities, it features Geometric Adjustment for
projecting onto specially shaped screens. With its lamp and
filter-free design, the projector can run without maintenance for up
to 20,000 hours, reducing total cost of ownership and minimizing
strain on staff or the need for AV specialists. The PT-RZ670U,
available in WUXGA and WXGA resolution, is capable of total 360-degree
rotation (vertical, horizontal and tilting) and is also equipped with
DIGITAL LINK which is fully HDBaseT-compatible, facilitating users
with a simplified AV infrastructure by transmitting HD video, audio
and control signals over a single CAT5e or higher specification
Ethernet cable for up to 100 meters (328ft.). The projector features a
wide selection of optional lenses and includes a black or white
cabinet option. The WUXGA PT-RZ670U and WXGA PT-RW630U will be
available from authorized Panasonic resellers in Fall 2014.
PT-DZ16KU Full HD High Brightness Projector: The new PT-DZ16KU
is a 3-chip DLP projector that is specifically designed to reduce
total cost of ownership, for customers who worry about high
maintenance. Featuring a maintenance-free Eco filter life of up
to 12,000 hours, and a lamp life cycle of up to 3,000 hours and lamp
relay mode for 24/7 operation this projector enables huge cost
savings. Thanks to a highly efficient optical design this projector
houses 16,000 lumens of brightness in a relatively compact body. With
native Full HD 1080p (1,920 x 1,080) resolution and 10,000:1 contrast
ratio the PT-DZ16KU is capable of delivering super large, crisp and
detailed images. The PT-DZ16KU will be available from authorized
Panasonic resellers this month. MSRP for the PT-DZ16KU is $94,999.
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