ISTE wasn’t the only big trade show the summer. Infocomm is the largest professional AV trade show in North America, featuring the latest technologies for audio, video, display, projection, lighting and staging, digital signage, conferencing, digital content creation, networking, signal distribution, and much more. The editors of Tech&Learning were in Orlando for the event and are pleased to announce the edtech winners of NewBay Media’s Best of Infocomm awards. Honorees are chosen from participating vendors who feel their technology serves the education market. Products are judged on factors including design, usability, and affordability. The winners are:
BENQ RP790 INTERACTIVE FLAT PANEL
BenQ’s RP790 79-inch 4K interactive flat panel helps you make the smoothest transition from traditional instruction to interactive learning with 55 PPI for the best viewing distance, touch driver-free design, 10-point multi-touch support, total eye-care solution, and many more features.
CASIO ECOLITE XJ-V1
EcoLite projectors incorporate essential features with Casio’s Industry Leading LampFree Technology to create a budget-friendly projector. The XJ-V1 delivers reliable long-term operation, exceptional image quality, 2,700 lumens of brightness & connectivity and is ideal for use in classrooms.
INFOCUS MONDOPAD 2.0
Mondopad elegantly blends video calling, whiteboarding and more into one giant touchscreen PC for efficient face-to-face collaborationwith people in any location.
MIDDLE ATLANTIC L5 SERIES LECTERNS
Middle Atlantic’s lecterns feature the unique Frame to Furniture foundation. The core is the quality rack frame covered with one of the many standard finishing kits the company offers or the custom skin you prefer to make.
PEERLESS-AV SMARTMOUNT FLAT PANEL TV CART
The SR560M Flat Panel TV Cart has been redesigned to include all of the features you may need, making it perfect for schools. Mobility, appealing design, display height adjustment, pre-assembled base and UL certification ensure quick assembly while providing a ridged, but attractive, structure that fits into any classroom.
SHARP 80-INCH CLASS PN-L803C AQUOS BOARD INTERACTIVE DISPLAY SYSTEM
Sporting a thin, lightweight and stylish design featuring edge-to-edge glass and multi-board functionality, the premium-grade 80-inch Class PN-L803C display employs Sharp capacitive touch technology—virtually eliminating latency, making the interface so intuitive and responsive that it feels like writing on a conventional whiteboard in real time.
SMART KAPP IQ
Available in either a 55-inch or 65-inch diagonal, SMART kapp iQ is an Ultra HD display that enables students to learn naturally—working in groups as they pose questions, share ideas and solve problems in realtine, either on the display itself or on any web-enabled device.