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Articles Nov-Dec 2021

Jamdub SoundLabs Installs Dolby 7.1.4 Speaker Setup

ProMusicals deploys an immersive solution to the Chennai-based Jamdub SoundLabs with a comprehensive Dolby 7.1.4 setup.

Located in the quiet suburbs of Thoraipakkam, Chennai, Jamdub SoundLabs provides end-to-end post-production solutions to artists from the music and film industry with a unique experience. Established in..... read more

Seamless Solutions for Evolving Workplace

NEC WD551 Windows Collaboration Display Product Review by Abdul Waheed, Managing Director, EYTE

NEC WD551 Windows Collaboration Display Post pandemic, workspace designs are evolving very fast. Various manufactures are trying to come up with one or other innovative ideas, meeting the current requirements for collaborative..... read more

L&T’s Corporate office gets a Digitally Savvy Tech Makeover

Eyte Technologies Crafts a Versatile AV and Acoustic Setup at L&T’s AM Naik Tower, Powai, Mumbai

L&T group envisioned a Tech-savvy Corporate office for their Powai Office that would enhance the synergy and boost the corporate functions. This feature explores..... read more


Nikhil Mehta, Founder, Sudeep Studio 1935-2021

Much-Respected and self-taught sound engineer, the founder of Sudeep Studio and SudeepAudio.com games, Nikhil Mehta, passed away..... read more

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Interactive Displays

Line-up of seven feature-rich Interactive Displays for use in the Corporate and/or Education Segments

Published in March-June 2020

BenQ - DuoBoard CP8601K

BenQ - DuoBoard CP8601KBenQ DuoBoard is designed to tap into the dynamic possibilities of the modern meeting room by extending, seamless team collaboration. DuoBoard allows users to just bring their own portable devices to start the meeting right away. The built-in camera and array mic also allow for direct video conference without troublesome preparations and cable cluster. It supports various input sources including OPS, HDMI, VGA, USB flash drive and more. DuoBoard also supports multi-account management through NFC technology, which allows users to directly access and manage their personal system-setting, network drive and cloud storage space such as Google drive and Dropbox, by simply scanning BenQ designed NFC cards without having to enter password. Created to aggregate all key tools in one hub, BenQ Launcher allows employees to access video input sources or use the EZWrite whiteboard without having to log into their accounts. Additionally, BenQ Launcher comes with a task switcher, letting users switch between recent apps and input signal sources with just a simple touch.

DuoBoard is pre-loaded with useful business apps such as Blizz by TeamViewer. A one-click-to-start interface enables quality audiovisual group meeting by connecting various devices. The embedded camera and array mic enhance meeting efficiency and boosting productivity.

This feature is designed for extending collaboration, fostering teamwork, and stimulating innovation. Combining two DuoBoards together, users can seamlessly double the collaboration space and develop borderless ideas.

CloudWalker - CloudTouch

Cloud Touch is an interactive presentation solution designed for boardroom meetings, conferences, education and trainings to keep pace with ideas and have engaging conversations. Its smart touch technology makes it an intelligent solution for meeting room, which need seamless collaboration. The in-built digital whiteboard in Cloud Touch provides a plethora of tools to annotate efficiently over any media and interact smoothly during meetings or presentations.

The Cloud Touch enables users to Annotate and work on presentations from the laptop directly on Cloud Touch and control presentations, documents or any applications wirelessly, without having to go to the laptop and control any content on the screen.

Main Features of the Cloud Touch include:

Smart Touch technology; In-built digital whiteboard;
Easy annotation; 10-point multi-touch display; Wireless & Seamless collaboration; Wireless control from Mobile; 4K UHD resolution;
Built-in screen mirroring software; Built-in 20W front facing speakers; Toughened anti-glare glass; Multiple connectivity ports.

LG - 86TN3F

The 86TN3F’s new Interactive Display Application introduces an intuitive user interface with a simpler launcher menu, easy control center and a virtually seamless toolbar. By integrating both webOS and IDB apps into a high-performance SoC, the display doesn’t need a laptop to operate — it can be easily started with one touch. It includes the latest connectivity options including USB-C, HDMI and DisplayPort for installation flexibility and integration with modern peripherals and content sources. Audio is available through two 10-watt built-in speakers.

LG’s 86-inch 86TN3F Interactive Digital Board utilizes In-Cell touch technology to provide advantages in writing performance and visibility, and also offers a crisp UHD experience with its IPS panel. LG’s pressure-sensitive Active Pen enables writing in a more natural and detailed way, strokes can be thick or thin and handwriting can be reproduced perfectly, while up to 20 finger multi-touch points can be used simultaneously. The display also features data mirroring technology to enable two-way writing and sharing in real-time, such as instant annotations, in addition to screen and file sharing to laptops and mobile devices through the IDB DUO app.

The 86-inch 86TN3F Interactive Digital Board is USB-C Type Ready. The display provides audio, video and power all in one, making it quick and easy to connect to other devices for smarter meetings. It also supports USB-C type cables that can replace other connectors, such as USB-B, USB-A and HDMI.

Viewsonic - IFP 6550-2 series

The ViewBoard® IFP6550-2 embraces UFT (Ultra Fine Touch) Technology to offer more precise writing and faster processing time than traditional IR panels. Smooth, dual-pen writing with our new, slim 3mm pens enables groups of teachers and students to work efficiently on any detailed tasks that require the use of accurate, fine-tipped pens. The ViewBoard® IFP50-2 series is designed with a slim bezel to broaden your viewing experience so that even at the edge of the panel you can write clearly and confidently. Integrated myViewBoard™ digital whiteboard software allows users to collaborate on the go, while ViewBoard® Cast provides 4-way, split-screen content sharing.

myViewBoard is a full suite ecosystem digital whiteboard software with inbuilt browser, media players, thousands of original contents and a million curated educational content only for the educational ecosystem. It is available in 4 different platforms such as Windows, Android, Web & Google Classroom. myViewBoard also features Single Sign-On that allows users to easily and securely log-in to multiple cloud drives, multiple meetings, etc., with a single sign on; QR Code Sharing which enables users to share content via unique QR codes on the ViewBoard display; as well as entity management and built-in on-canvas browsing.

Triumph Board - 98” Interactive Flat Panel

The TRIUMPH BOARD 98” interactive flat panel is a presentations tool for showing lessons or presentations interactively in any classroom or meeting room. They feature optional built-in OPS PC standard with incorporated Intel Skylake Processor and Microsoft Windows 10 Pro (OEM) with a selection of language options and preinstalled applications, as well as a wide range of accessories such as LiftBoxes or mobile stands.

The TRIUMPH BOARD 98” interactive flat panel is a fully integrated, professional, multi touch UHD IFP (resolution - 3840×2160) which claims amazing performance and stunning visuals. New and improved 20-input IR touch technology with 1mm accuracy and 1.8mm minimum touch object enables a more precise writing experience and even lets users write with a pencil. Various Inputs and Outputs can be accessed on the front, side and even bottom of the panel. A DP port is also available on the side panel. The front USB ports can be used to connect OPS, laptop or Android devices. Improved and stronger Dual 2,4GHz / 5GHz Wi-Fi dongle allows creating a hotspot even without a network infrastructure, so it’s possible to share content wirelessly to users’ devices and vice versa!

The IFP is powered by Android version 8.0 bringing many new useful features. The most popular browser, Google Chrome, now comes preinstalled as well as the unique TRIUMPH CLOUD online that can be used within Android. Users will be able to set up a password and lock the screen or set up a favorite wallpaper, no signal picture or lock screen picture. Users can clear the entire cache with one click or restrict access to certain inputs based on the customer’s needs. All features and setup can be brought up very quickly, with a two-finger touch gesture.

Vivitek - Novotouch EK

The NovoTouch EK Series interactive flat panels are an all-in-one solution for the education sector. The touch screen range combines wireless collaboration, digital whiteboard, and active announcement board function into one display

The NovoTouch EK Series enables educators to stream the screen wirelessly to the larger touch panel and use the capacity of wireless mirroring from any device, fully adapted with the BYOD practice thanks to its cross-platform compatibility with Windows, macOS, Android, and iOS. Embrace and accommodate all types of computer and tablets.

To enhance the teaching and learning experience, the teachers can capture and save everything on the screen as a video clip. The NT Minute enables students to review the lesson at a later stage, or it can be shared with students who were unable to attend it.

Furthermore, with the NT Live Hub functionality, one can real-time duplicate the screen to other displays in the virtual Hub, which is ideal for classes or groups that need to be split across two classrooms

Available in sizes ranging from 65”, 75” to 86”

They all offer the visual brilliance of 4K-UHD resolution.

It also doubles up as an announcement board, due to its built-in NovoDS, a digital signage solution that is easy to use without any programming skills.

Sharp - PN-CD701

PN-CD701, the world’s first certified Windows collaboration display from Sharp, is certified for Skype for Business and is a next generation 4K 70° interactive display that enables better space utilization and more productive collaboration in meetings, boardrooms, training rooms, technical reviews and almost anywhere else.

Using Sharp’s award-winning technology, together with a built-in microphone, high quality camera and IoT sensor hub, it works seamlessly with the best Microsoft 365 collaboration tools.

It is easy to plug in a device by just connecting with the 8m long USB-C cable. It automatically switches to the right input for whatever information you want to display.

With its 10-point Projected Capacitive (PCAP) touch technology and direct optical bonding, it provides a more accurate and natural Pen-on-Paper experience. Writing on-screen is just as quick and effortless as writing on a flipchart or whiteboard. By using either a finger or pen, notes and comments can be added as simple text or by drawing freehand to highlight changes and annotate the information on-screen.

 The Windows collaboration display from Sharp has been certified for Skype for Business and is supported by Microsoft Teams. It offers high quality audio and video and provides the best ways to connect and collaborate using the power and productivity of Microsoft 365 at room scale.

 The On Screen Display (OSD) buttons are discretely located on the front for quick and easy control and the video conferencing camera and IoT sensor hub has been integrated neatly on the top of the display. An integrated directional microphone picks up sound from anywhere within the meeting space.

 The Windows collaboration display has in-built Wireless Casting that works with Windows and Android devices.

Up to five devices can be connected simultaneously and the Touch back control enables to control screen content from either the display or the source device.