Back in 2001 Captive View (a Digital View joint venture) launched a washroom media product called the Viewrinal, an LCD display built into a urinal. The Viewrinal was successfully installed in a number of venues, … [more]
Color is an involved topic but in the context of LCD panel selection there are generally two main parameters specified: Color depth: This represents how many colors a panel is technical capable of showing within … [more]
If you are planning a digital signage display system the following LCD controllers are a great place to begin: SVX-1920, the most popular choice as it offers a significant number of functions and control options … [more]
The Digital View reseller web page has been updated, all resellers are now shown on a single page to make it easier to find a local supplier. This can be seen at: http://www.digitalview.com/resellers
Various display resolutions have been given names, the list below shows what I feel are the most common names with the respective resolutions – there are are plenty more but they are not in common … [more]
If you are looking for information about displays and related technologies Veritas et Visus newsletters are a good place to start. See: http://www.veritasetvisus.com/ In addition to commentary the newsletters also include new product announcements and relevant … [more]
The ‘Autobright+’ sensor board (pictured) changes LCD contrast and black-level to preset levels according to ambient light conditions. It also recognizes RS-232 commands for remote control of these settings. This kind of setting adjustment is useful for … [more]
Digital View works with the following inverter and LED driver manufacturers: Endicott Research Group Applied Concepts JKL Components Quantum Engineering Corp Microsemi More details are provided on the website at www.digitalview.com/inverter-partners
In the commercial and professional market display systems differ in many significant respects and are far from the commoditization of the consumer monitor market. The differences are both external and internal: Panel choice: Brightness and … [more]
The Hong Kong Heritage Museum kindly sent over some photos of recent installations using Digital View VideoStream media players and VideoFlyers.
The Digital View LCD Controller summary on the website has been completely revised and a downloadable version also made available. This summary makes comparison more straightforward than the previous presentation. Each of the items on the … [more]
The Digital View LCD controller page has been completely rewritten with a new summary together with a version for download. This can be seen here.
LCD panel brightness is normally expressed in terms of Nits or Candelas/meter2 (cd/m2), they are equivalent, and refers to the manufacturers measurement under the following conditions: After the backlight has had time to warm up to reach … [more]