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CANON CONVERGENCE WITH XC10

CANON CONVERGENCE WITH XC10

Canon has announced its compact and lightweight 4K XC10 digital camcorder, designed to deliver the goods for both video recording and stills photography. Inheriting many of the Cinema EOS range features, the new model offers 4K video and 12MP stills, fast and slow motion recording, built-in wi-fi for easy browser and smart device control, high
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April 16, 2015 Products

4K TO DISPLAY PORT 1.2 CONVERTER

4K TO DISPLAY PORT 1.2 CONVERTER

Apantac’s Micro-4K-DP launched at ISE 2015 provides a 4K converter for viewing 4K/UHD resolution on monitors and projectors that use Display Port 1.2, an alternative display interface to HDMI. The new converter accepts four 3G-SDI signals from professional 4K/QFHD at 50/59.94/60Hz equipment, and can also be used as a simple fixed Quad-Split. Apantac says Display
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March 23, 2015 Products

ATLAS SUPPORT FOR 4K 60P, HDR ON ANY DISPLAY

ATLAS SUPPORT FOR 4K 60P, HDR ON ANY DISPLAY

Archimedia Technology has released Atlas 3.1.1, the newest version of its media player, making it possible to watch 4K 60p content encoded in practically any format from all kinds of sources and manufacturers on all kinds of displays. The capability is a breakthrough for the media and entertainment industry, the company says – up till
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March 20, 2015 Products

DIGITAL PROJECTION 4K LASER PROJECTOR

DIGITAL PROJECTION 4K LASER PROJECTOR

Digital Projection has launched its Insight 4K 3-chip DLP laser projector, delivering 12,000 lumens of solid-state illumination for applications where image detail, stability and uniformity are critical. With the ability to project large, detailed images from a single unit where previously edge-blending two or more projectors would have been necessary, the new compact model operates
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March 17, 2015 Products

SONY 4K MEMORY PLAYER

SONY 4K MEMORY PLAYER

Sony has announced its new 4K SxS memory player, the PMW-PZ1, will be available from June this year. The device features playback capability for 4K (24p to 60p) and HD video, and supports formats including XAVC Intra, XAVC Long, MPEG HD422 and MPEG HD. “Despite the rapid growth of 4K shooting and editing, the playback of
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March 13, 2015 Products

ISE 2015: 4K FROM TRIPLEPLAY

ISE 2015: 4K FROM TRIPLEPLAY

The UK’s Tripleplay has announced 4K compatibility for its TripleSign digital signage platform. The solution uses hardware from media player specialist Shuttle to enable its users to add 4K to digital signage deployments. “While 4K is not yet a mainstream requirement it is widely acknowledged that many businesses will demand the improved quality it can
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January 30, 2015 Products

CRESTRON OFFERS COMPLETE 4K LINE

CRESTRON OFFERS COMPLETE 4K LINE

The world is adopting 4K at breakneck speed, rendering 2K technology obsolete just as rapidly according to Crestron. “There’s simply no point in purchasing 2K technology any longer,” says the company’s chief technology officer Fred Bargetzi. “Additionally, we’re seeing more and more higher resolution devices, such as 2560×1440 output from Apple laptops, which require more
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January 19, 2015 Products

COMPACT EXTRON 4K MATRIX SWITCHER

COMPACT EXTRON 4K MATRIX SWITCHER

The new DTP CrossPoint 84 matrix switcher delivers all the capabilities needed to design and integrate a complete AV system including an 8×4 matrix switcher with 4K inputs and outputs, two built-in independent scalers, integrated DTP and XTP transmitters and receivers, and comprehensive audio DSP capabilities “unmatched in the industry” according to Extron. “The DTP
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January 16, 2015 Products

INDUSTRY GIANTS RALLY UNDER 4K BANNER

INDUSTRY GIANTS RALLY UNDER 4K BANNER

Leading Hollywood studios, consumer electronics brands, content distributors, post-production and technology companies have announced the launch of the UHD (Ultra High Definition) Alliance. The coalition, revealed at CES 2015 last week, aims to set the bar for next generation video by establishing new standards to support innovation in technologies including 4K and higher resolutions, high
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January 12, 2015 Companies

INDUSTRY-FIRST 98-INCH 4K TOUCH DISPLAY

INDUSTRY-FIRST 98-INCH 4K TOUCH DISPLAY

Planar has launched the industry’s largest 4K touch display with its Planar UltraRes 98” Touch. Combining a multi-touch, multi-user experience with native Ultra HD resolution, the display is designed for resolution-rich collaborative applications including meeting rooms, training facilities, command and control centres, and interactive digital signage. “Planar has been first to market with a variety
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December 17, 2014 Products