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Lab Wrap

Lab Wrap

We put the University of Sydney’s new Superlabs under the microscope. Text:/ Christopher HolderPhotos:/ HDR Rice Daubney Architects Superlabs are working, in spite of their inherent limitations.  After all, no one is suggesting the best ‘mode’ of pedagogy is to address a vast, acoustically-hostile space filled with 100-plus bemused and labcoat-bedecked new students and expect
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November 8, 2019 Projects

TVONE LAUNCHES FIBRE OPTIC TRANSMITTER AND RECEIVER KIT

TVONE LAUNCHES FIBRE OPTIC TRANSMITTER AND RECEIVER KIT

tvONE and Magenta Research, video extension and switching specialist, announces the launch of a new fibre optic transmitter and receiver kit (MG-FB-61x). The kit provides a powerful solution for extending uncompressed 4K 60Hz HDMI 2.0 signals over long distances. The MG-FB-61x supports resolutions up to 4K60 4:4:4 with no compression and zero latency at distances
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August 28, 2019 News

DISGUISE GX 2C SERVER UNLOCKS POWERFUL NEW CAPABILITIES FOR BROADCAST AND LIVE PRODUCTIONS

DISGUISE GX 2C SERVER UNLOCKS POWERFUL NEW CAPABILITIES FOR BROADCAST AND LIVE PRODUCTIONS

disguise has announced the official launch of a new gx range flagship server. At Infocomm, disguise previewed this new server, designed to meet ever increasing creative demands and technological advances. The gx 2c server features even more GPU processing power, more capture and storage, as well as 10-bit and HDR support. Creatives can now build
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June 26, 2019 News

SAMSUNG’S NEW UHD SIGNAGE SERIES

SAMSUNG’S NEW UHD SIGNAGE SERIES

Samsung announces a range of new UHD signage products in the QMR and QBR series, featuring advanced 4K upscaling and colour optimisation to best suit 4K signage-upgrading customers. As visual display technology evolves, viewers develop heightened expectations about picture quality. As UHD resolution continues to grow in popularity, it is essential for businesses to deliver
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April 30, 2019 News

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

MARSHALL ELECTRONICS INTRODUCES UHD V-R241-4K MASTER CONFIDENCE MONITOR AT NAB 2019

MARSHALL ELECTRONICS INTRODUCES UHD V-R241-4K MASTER CONFIDENCE MONITOR AT NAB 2019

Marshall Electronics introduces the new 24-inch V-R241-4K Master Confidence Monitor with a wide viewing angle that can display resolution inputs all the way up to 4K. The monitor supports SDI inputs up to 12G and HDMI inputs up to HDMI 2.0, all with HDR. Marshall’s V-R241-4K will be on display at Booth C6508 during the
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March 5, 2019 News

ATLONA ADDS DOLBY VISION CAPABILITY TO OMNISTREAM

ATLONA ADDS DOLBY VISION CAPABILITY TO OMNISTREAM

Atlona has introduced a new feature to its OmniStream AV over IP platform that will enable distribution of 4K video with Dolby Vision dynamic HDR over standard, off-the-shelf Gigabit Ethernet data networks. This capability will soon be available as a licensed feature update to the OmniStream Pro and R-Type Series for commercial and residential networked
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August 29, 2018 News

SONY COMMITS TO TRUE 4K PROJECTION FUTURE

SONY COMMITS TO TRUE 4K PROJECTION FUTURE

With a raft of new true 4K projectors scheduled to be launched over the next 12 months Sony has shown its commitment to the future of 4K projection, both at home and in the cinema. Sony Australia Professional Solutions Sales and Business Development Manager Michael Bromley explained, “With Sony’s history and the fact that it
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July 6, 2018 News

LIGHTWARE M2X & MMX AT INFOCOMM 2018

LIGHTWARE M2X & MMX AT INFOCOMM 2018

InfoComm USA 2018 is almost here and Lightware will exhibit all its new, popular and upcoming products and solutions, and present live demonstrations. In the coming weeks we are going to highlight what to expect when you visit Lighware’s booth N1336 in Las Vegas. New MX2 and MMX Series Matrix Switchers The HDMI 2.0 compatible MX2-8×8-HDMI20-Audio matrix
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June 1, 2018 News

IN THE PIPELINE: MEDIA IN A 4K WORLD

IN THE PIPELINE: MEDIA IN A 4K WORLD

Media in a 4K* World Text:/ Derek Powell The era of 4K* hardware is upon us. In the commercial audiovisual sphere, it is getting hard to buy a display screen, switcher or distribution system that is not 4K* rated. Every TV manufacturer is pushing Ultra High Definition (UHD) 4K* screens as the replacement for what
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April 13, 2018 Industry, Technology