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Planar Systems - Specialty Display Technology

Planar Systems, Inc. is a global leader of specialty display technology providing hardware and software solutions for the world's most demanding environments.

Hospitals, space and military programs, utility and transportation hubs, shopping centres, banks, government agencies, businesses, and home theater enthusiasts can equally benefit from Planar providing superior performance when image experience is of the highest importance.

Customised or specialty display products and systems

For almost thirty years, Planar has brought to market innovative display solutions. The company focuses on customised or specialty display products and systems, mostly in niche display markets where requirements are more stringent, innovation is sought-after, and where Planar can add value to the customer's business compared to displays available on the mass-market.

Electroluminescent display manufacturing

Display markets served:

Planar Systems serves the most demanding display markets and has divided the business according to different segments: Custom and embedded, IT, videowall and high end home.

Rugged, custom and embedded displays

C&E specialises in value adding custom display projects and providing embedded displays for the most demanding applications. The products within this group include electroluminescent displays, open-frame AMLCDs with outdoor and indoor optimised brightness levels and 3D stereoscopic monitors for professional users including geospatial and medical professionals. The experience with electroluminescent (EL) display technology is the core of the C&E's expertise in specialty displays and harsh environments. With EL it is possible to create displays which can withstand high vibration, impact and shaking conditions, and extremely cold and hot temperatures (operating range from -60°C to +85°C).

Markets for C&E's products include transportation, defence, medical, utilities and digital signage. For more information, please visit www.planarembedded.com.

Information technology - touch screens

IT specialises in touch screens and desktops with touch capability. Planar offers a complete line of 15in, 17in and 19in resistive, capacitive and SAW touchscreen LCD monitors and 15in all-in-one touchscreen computers. Planar Touch products are also available via several online resellers. For more information, please visit http://www.planartouch.com/.

Videowall displays

Planar's videowall solutions are designed for the most demanding control room environments. Planar's large-format digital displays, videowalls, software and services are used by customers worldwide to operate and communicate more effectively. Videowall customers that Planar serves include broadcast, government, security, traffic and transportation, and utilities. The latest launch is the Clarity LED series of rear projection, high resolution videowalls. For more information, please visit http://planarcontrolroom.com/.

High end home (HEH) displays

HEH provides high end home solutions to the most quality orientated customers via global dealer networks. The product range includes HD home cinema projectors (LED and DLP), flat panel displays with both plasma and LCD technology, display walls, and video processors. Planar's home theatre product brand is Runco. For more information, please visit http://runco.com/.

Planar Systems, Inc.
1195 NW Compton Dr.
OR 97006-1992

Toll-Free (US and Canada): +1 866 475 2627
Direct: +1 503 748 1100
Fax: +1 503 748 1244