Leyard and Planar Brings Innovation to the AV Industry at ISE 2016

Global leader in small pixel pitch development brings latest LED technology for variety of growing vertical market segments

Leyard TW fine-pitch LED display (Photo: Business Wire)

AMSTERDAM--()--Leyard, a global leader in the design, production, distribution, and service of digital displays, video walls, and visualization products worldwide, today announced it will feature its broadest product range to date at Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2016, including the smallest pixel pitch LED video wall and specific solutions targeting the needs of multiple vertical markets, ranging from corporate board rooms to digital signage, from sports arenas to broadcast studios. The innovations featured at ISE 2016 include a new range of display products following Leyard’s acquisition of Planar in November 2015.

“We are proud of the broad and unique innovation on display at this year’s ISE show,” said Gerry Perkel, president and CEO of Leyard International, which consists of Leyard’s overseas operations and the recent acquisition, Planar Systems. “By combining Leyard’s market-leading position in emerging video wall technologies with Planar’s respected product offerings and capabilities, we’re able to offer customers a broader line-up of solutions for all their display needs.”

Solutions Meeting Each Need

For conference and control rooms, signage, retail, sport and rental markets, Leyard provides winning solutions. Leyard’s stand is divided into sections, each highlighting different vertical market applications.

As an example, the specific solution Leyard is demonstrating for boardroom and videoconference applications is based on a 1.2mm pixel pitch Leyard® TW Series wall, the creative 3mm pixel pitch Leyard® TVH Series, in a zig-zag configuration, and the Planar® UltraRes™98” Ultra HD resolution LCD display, highlight the booth.

The Leyard TVH Series is a line of high performance, fine pitch LED video walls available in 1.6, 1.9 and 2.5 millimeter pixel pitches. The Leyard TVH Series delivers industry-leading image quality and features an advanced design offering high reliability for a range of demanding indoor applications.

The Leyard TW Series of fine-pitch LED video walls, with pixel pitches of 1.2, 1.4, 1.8 and 2.5 millimeters, supports even the closest viewing distances and features a unique and advanced 54” flat panel design. The a 16:9 form factor is optimized for the most popular high resolution source standards, ease of installation, service and outstanding flatness and uniformity.

The next-generation Planar UltraRes Series includes 75-inch, 84-inch, and 98-inch Ultra HD resolution LCD displays that offer best-in-class visual performance with support for native 4K at up to 60Hz. The displays can be driven by a single HDMI 2.0 or DisplayPort 1.2 cable. They also feature built-in Planar® MediaPlex™ Plus processing, allowing for multiple sources to be viewed simultaneously in picture-in-picture, dual, triple or quad layouts without additional processing cost or complexity.

Showcasing the Ultimate in Ultra FinePixel Pitch LED Video Wall Technology

As the leader in the narrow pixel pitch LED development, Leyard is showing a technology demonstrator of a 0.9 pitch video wall. Surrounded by two concave Leyard TVH LED walls, over a rotating platform, a 2560p x 1440p resolution 0.9 LED wall is highlighted in the middle of the booth.

Leyard Highlights Innovation in Rental Market

Leyard will also be showing unique technology demonstrations aimed at the demanding rental and staging market. The IDsn features pixel pitches of 2.6, 3.9, 5.2 and 7.8 millimeters in a super thin and lightweight carbon fiber indoor LED display. Easy, quick and flexible for fast assembly and maintenance, the IDsn ensures image uniformity with a unique dot-by-dot calibration technique.

The BAtn is demonstrated in a pixel pitch of 10.6, and is a high transparent, low wind-resistant and high protected outdoor LED display. Its carbon fiber frame provides ultra-high strength tensile force and high mechanical stability.

Leyard LED products are available through the company’s global network of authorized resellers. See the latest in display technology from Leyard (Stand #11-F90) and Planar, a Leyard company (Stand #3-A75) at ISE 2016. Additional information is available at www.leyardeurope.eu

About Leyard

Leyard Optoelectronic Co., Ltd. is a global leader in the design, production, distribution, and service of digital displays, video walls, and visualization products worldwide. Leyard has gained significant market share in fine pitch LED and offers indoor, outdoor, fixed, and creative displays, as well as other ancillary and lighting solutions for the urban environment. Used in various applications, such as broadcast, sports arenas, stadiums, advertisement networks, retail digital signage, control rooms, exhibitions, large scale events, and digital cultural experiences, Leyard enjoys marquee installations globally. Leyard was founded in 1995, is headquartered in Beijing, China, and is traded on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange (stock code: 300296). Forbes magazine (2013) named Leyard among “China’s Top 100 Most Potential Listed Companies.” For more information, visit www.leyardeurope.eu.


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