Panasonic Marketing Middle East & Africa (PMMAF) is showcasing its latest projection, professional display and integrated PTZ cameras at GITEX Technology Week 2018 in Dubai.
Among new products taking the spotlight are a 4k+ laser projector boasting 21,000 lumens of brightness, two new series of 4K+ professional displays and a 4K/60p integrated pan/tilt/zoom camera.
Mr. Yasuo Yamasaki – Director, System Solutions & Communications Division, Panasonic Marketing Middle East & Africa (PMMAF), said, “Now more than ever, consumers desire unique, multisensory and immersive experiences. Understanding the need for Middle East businesses to make an impact with their audience, Panasonic is committed to provide solutions that meet the changing trends and help organizations thrive.
This year at GITEX, we are showcasing game-changing technologies – 4K solutions that are pushing the limits in brightness, impact and flexibility. All these new products have been developed by Panasonic to better meet the changing demands of regional businesses across industries such as Education, Retail, Hospitality, Healthcare, Leisure & Entertainment.”
Visual Solutions: Projectors
The new PT-RQ22K 3-Chip DLP laser projector is equipped with 4K+ resolution. This new addition to Panasonic's 3-Chip DLP laser projector portfolio delivers 21,000lm of maximum brightness and 20,000:1 contrast ratio in WUXGA or SXGA+ resolution. Its compact size makes it easy to handle while preparing for an event, and together with powered lens shift and a wide range of optional lens, makes the PT-RQ22K an ideal projection solution for rental, staging and large venue installations. The new PT-RZ120 with 4K signal input and the new 8,500lm PT-RZ870 projectors blend crisp imaging with bright, dual-laser-module is capable of maintenance-free operation for up to 20,000 hours thanks to air-tight and dust-resistant optical units and cooling systems negating the need for air filters—perfect for educational institutions, corporate, museums, exhibitions, digital signage and house of worship venues.
The EQ1 Series 4K Professional Display offers 4K imaging with a slim depth and stylish narrow bezel design. It comes in six models, ranging from 43 to 86-inches, making them ideal for corporate meeting rooms, classrooms and various digital signage situations. The SQ1 Series 4K Professional Displays is built for self-contained or networked digital signage applications, as well as for general use in commercial settings. The 4K displays have a built-in 4K compatible USB Media Player, with updates to USB memory devices via LAN when connected to an intranet.
Integrated PTZ Cameras
The AW-UE150 will debut in the Middle East via GITEX 2018. It is a new 4K integrated remote camera that will offer 4K /UHD 60p capture, a first for a broadcast-class PTZ. Likewise, it will afford the widest viewing angle (75.1 degrees, horizontal) in its class. A companion camera controller, AW- RP150, offers significant improvements over prior models, including a new one-hand operation joystick (controlling PTZ or Focus) and a large touch-panel LCD screen for monitoring and menu setting. Completing the new camera range is a full line-up of professional integrated cameras with built-in NDI support: AW-HN130, AW-UN70, AW-HN40 and AW-HN38.