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LUMENS LC200 LECTURE CAPTURE DEVICE

LUMENS LC200 LECTURE CAPTURE DEVICE

Text:/ Christopher Holder ‘LC’ stands for lecture capture and it’s a space Lumens has been playing in for a while. The VS-LC102 ‘CaptureVision’ system was the Lumens trailblazer. The LC200 has some ‘didn’t expect that’ features that has allowed it to move into courtrooms and council chamber installations. Here’s where I first encountered this product,
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June 16, 2020 Reviews

BENQ WDC20 INSTASHOW S

BENQ WDC20 INSTASHOW S

Wireless Presentation System Text:/ Christopher Holder Apple and Google spoil everything. What was once tech sorcery now comes standard with your smart-toaster. Such it is with casting. In a pandemic world where live streaming clogs the web’s arteries, even your grandma is casting Kings College evensong video from her device to her TV — AirPlay,
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May 15, 2020 Reviews

ELECTRO-VOICE RE3

ELECTRO-VOICE RE3

Wireless Microphone System This new wireless microphone system from Electro-Voice offers a variety of handheld and bodypack solutions to suit a wide range of applications, along with unique designs, attention to detail and solid sound. Review:/ Mark Woods NEED TO KNOW PRICESystems from $1210 CONTACT1300 026 724boschcomms@au.bosch.comboschcommunications.com.au PROSSound characterBuild qualityVariety of input options CONSDated screens
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November 8, 2019 Reviews

VIVI WIRELESS PRESENTATION SYSTEM

VIVI WIRELESS PRESENTATION SYSTEM

A SaaS-sold, Oz-designed wireless presenter leaps out from a crowded field. Text:/ Derek Powell Vivi is the launch product from the Melbourne-based technology company of the same name. The product is a wireless presenter platform. Nothing new there, you might say. Well, this one stands out from its many rivals. Not only is Vivi designed
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August 5, 2019 Reviews

OPTOMA 4K550 UHD DLP PROJECTOR

OPTOMA 4K550 UHD DLP PROJECTOR

A big 4K image for little more than $5000. Review:/ Christopher Holder This time last year it was a real struggle to properly review a 4K projector. At least now I can watch some 4K movies easily enough. In fact, it was a great excuse to buy a 4K Apple TV. 4K HDR movies are
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April 15, 2019 Reviews

ALTIA SYSTEMS PANACAST 2 VC CAMERA

ALTIA SYSTEMS PANACAST 2 VC CAMERA

PanaCast 2: AI plus three camera heads create a new type of video conference experience. Text:/ Derek Powell This is truly a new class of camera. To demonstrate the point, last year, the PanaCast 2 panoramic USB Camera System won best new PTZ camera at ISC, yet it can’t move and doesn’t have a zoom
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December 6, 2018 Reviews

DYNACORD IPX POWER AMPLIFIERS

DYNACORD IPX POWER AMPLIFIERS

Dynacord’s Global Product Manager explains what makes the new TGX and IPX series of high-output multi-channel power amplifiers different. Interview:/ Christopher Holder TGX and IPX represent a bold assault by Bosch on the touring and install markets. There are plenty of headline features (as well as a fist full of patents), and these amps are
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November 29, 2018 Reviews

DANTE AVIO NETWORK ADAPTERS

DANTE AVIO NETWORK ADAPTERS

Text:/ Christopher Holder This is an interesting move from Audinate. It’d be a little like Intel marketing its own mini PC. Ah, hang on. But the point remains, Audinate’s core business is selling Dante chips. And has done a remarkably solid job of it. Dante is easily the world’s preferred means of getting digital audio
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August 21, 2018 Reviews

EV EVOLVE 50 COLUMN LOUDSPEAKER

EV EVOLVE 50 COLUMN LOUDSPEAKER

For when a stick PA is too ‘slim’ for your tastes. Review:/ Mark Davie Six seconds. That’s how long the EV rep reckoned it would take to get the Evolve 50 set up. By the time we got the column bits unzipped and stacked, then found a spot to plug in the power cord, it
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April 13, 2018 Reviews

SHURE GLX-D Wireless Microphone System

SHURE GLX-D Wireless Microphone System

Budget 2.4GHz wireless with a battery of pro features. Review:/ Christopher Holder Batteries are a big deal in the world of wireless audio. Not so long ago, big events would need an Energizer sponsorship to ensure the battery costs didn’t send them broke. Opening ceremonies would often involve hundreds of FM beltpacks that provide a
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April 13, 2018 Reviews