LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill., Jan. XX, 2015 – New video wall and digital signage screens from LG
Electronics – a new
generation of commercial displays with wide viewing angles and super-narrow
bezels – are now available in the United States.
Previewed at industry
trade shows last year, these new energy efficient LG displays are designed to
create impactful digital signage installations across many industries,
from retail and transportation to lodging and hospitality.
“From immersive video walls to new hybrid TV ‘SuperSign’ displays to
LG’s new webOS platform, LG is providing commercial customers a broad array of
compelling technology solutions available now in the U.S,” said Clark Brown,
vice president, Digital Signage, LG Electronics USA.
LG Video Walls Create Immersive
LG has begun shipments of
two new series in its portfolio of professional video wall products. LG’s LV77A and LV35A video wall displays offer
a compelling visual communication platform that can be easily installed,
maintained and managed. These displays can be arranged in a variety of
configurations up to a 15x15 matrix with 225 total displays, for an immersive
bezel-to-bezel thickness of 3.5 mm (55-inch
class display) and 4.9 mm (47-inch class display) enables the monitors to be
connected seamlessly with each other to create a powerful and impactful video
wall. The LV77A and LV35A displays feature direct LED backlighting technology,
allowing for crisp, clear content in Full HD 1080p.
The core technology behind all LED video wall models is LG’s
IPS panel, which helps ensure accurate color saturation and contrast at
wide-angle viewing. LG’s unique display technology also provides a screen
surface temperature tolerance of up to 230 degrees Fahrenheit (110 degrees
Celsius), which helps alleviate overheating that can affect picture quality.
The 55-inch class (54.64 inches measured diagonally) 55LV77A
is currently available for $8,599, while the 55-inch class (54.64 inches
diagonal) 55LV35A and 47-inch class (46.96 inches diagonal) 47LV35A are available
for $4,919 and $4,229, respectively.
LG Digital Signage Displays Combine
LG has also
expanded its line up of professional digital signage products with the addition
of the LS55 series, which builds on the success of LG’s LS33, LS35 and LS75 series
displays. Shipping now in three popular screen sizes, LG’s LS55A series is a high-performance
and cost-effective commercial display solution ideally suited for environments
that attract large audiences, including bars and restaurants, airports and
The 42-, 47- and
55-inch class LS55A models feature a Full HD display, slim design and embedded
webOS technology. Combined with LG’s IPS technology, LED backlighting delivers
deep black levels and rich colors for amazing contrast and color detail,
bringing Full HD 1080p visuals to life.
LG’s webOS smart platform,
optimized for commercial displays, offers software providers a simpler, more intuitive,
all-in-one hardware and software solution. With webOS, developers can build
Web-based apps suitable for multiple platforms, including Android, iOS and
Windows, and write HTML5 programs. The LS55A series incorporates an optimized system-on-a-chip
that has powerful performance capabilities for content playback, and offers an additional
8GB of internal storage.
The 42-inch class (41.92 inches diagonal) 42LS55A is
available for $1,153. The 47-inch class (46.96 inches diagonal) 47LS55A is
available for $1,520. The 55-inch class (54.64 inches diagonal) 55LS55A is
available for $2,296.
HDTVs Enhance Convenience, Entertainment
LG also has
begun shipments of its latest series of commercial-grade HDTVs, which includes
its largest screen size yet, the 65-inch class LED display. The new models in
the premium LY340C series are super-slim direct-backlight LED displays, featuring
Full HD display capabilities and interactive service support, offering streamlined
capabilities for business owners. These new models deliver the advantages of an LED
display with improved contrast ratio and picture brightness, featuring Full HD
1920 x 1080P display resolution and a 2,000,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, along
with lower power consumption in a more economical package.
Supporting the growing demand for advanced content
sharing options, the LY340C series is designed for second screen support. Integrated technologies
include Smart Mirroring and Mobile HD Link (MHL),