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University Business, Feb 2012

Capture in High Def

With the CaptureLiveHD lecture capture system from Crestron, faculty can schedule, record, publish online, and view lectures, presentations, medical procedures, seminars, and training sessions. Students and faculty can view presentations and lecture series in high definition from any device. The software is designed to be budget-friendly for wide-scale deployment across any size campus. The CAPTURE-HD base model, priced at $3,800, provides HDMI and RGBHV inputs for such sources, plus a composite video input for a camera and line-level audio input for a wireless microphone. The CAPTURE-HD-PRO model, priced at $5,800, adds a 3G-SDI input to support HD digital cameras. Learn more at www.crestron.com.

Space-Saving Cameras

Vaddio’s CeilingVIEW HD-18 Doc Cam document camera system adds high-definition magnification and dimension to original objects, documents, or drawings. The CeilingVIEW HD-18 with Quick Connect SR outputs component HD (YPbPr) at 720p, 1080i, or 1080p. The CeilingVIEW HD-18 with DVI/HDMI Quick-Connect SR outputs simultaneous component HD and DVI/HDMI at 720p, 1080i, or 1080p. Both cameras also provide the option for RGBHV resolutions at 1024 x 768, 1280 x 720 or 1680 x 1050 at 60 Hz. Priced from $4,695 to $4,995, the system features an 18x optical zoom lens, and a 1.3 megapixel CCD image sensor with a 1.8-LUX for better low-light performance. Visit www.vaddio.com.

Large-Scale Projections

The PX700W and PX800X, the newest additions to NEC Display Solutions’ PX Series projector line, are designed for large auditoriums and venues requiring high brightness, including spaces where there is high ambient light or the need for a large screen size. The 7,000-lumen PX700W and 8,000-lumen PX800X are professional installation dual-lamp projectors with input panels that include HDMI, DisplayPort, USB Viewer, and three analog computer inputs. The PX700W is priced at $7,999, and the PX800X is priced at $7,899. Learn more at www.necdisplay.com.

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