2018 NAB Show Preview: Studio display technology and LED

The 2018 NAB Show begins in just days at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The annual show brings together the media, entertainment and technology (known as “M.E.T.”) world for diverse discussions and insights into where the broadcast world is headed alongside the largest trade show for new equipment, software and hardware for production.

Along with our extensive coverage of all the pre-show news and announcements, the top sessions to attend and even the best NAB Show parties; we’ve prepared a series of NAB Show Preview articles to help you plan your show floor experience, brought to you by Leyard and Planar.

This guide covers studio display technology including the latest in LED video wall solutions and video wall controllers.

We hope you’ll use our guide as a starting point for your show schedule alongside the “Map Your Show” tool from the NAB Show.


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While Advanced does not have a booth at NAB, the company will be meeting with clients and giving VIP tours of the latest in LED technology, a trend Advanced President David Weatherhead sees as a driving change in broadcast studios.

AV Design Services

South Lower Hall – #SL7924

AV Design Services, the leader in Studio Visualization Solutions, is here to help you sort through all the noise of the technology options blanketing the show halls and invites you to come and experience our design expertise which will transform your studio concepts into a functional and affordable reality.



South Upper Hall – #SU801

Avid will showcase innovations for everyone from large media enterprises to creative teams, independent professionals and aspiring pros.

Maestro | TD Control, Avid’s studio display control solution, will be on display at NAB along with a variety of other studio production solutions.


Central Hall – #C1751

Coleder will be showcasing a variety of LED solutions for broadcasters including their newly launched Edge1.9 display.


Central Hall – #C1619

DesignLED Technology is focusing on Fine Pitch Flexible led screen and custom led projects for the broadcast industry, with its natural curve, front access service, light weight, easy installation features. Now available in 0.9mm, 1.25mm, 1.667mm, 1.923mm, 2.5mm, 3mm, 4mm, 6mm resolutions.

Digital Video Group

Central Hall – #C1111

Alongside partner FX Design Group, Digital Video Group will present a variety of technology options for broadcasters.

They will be joined this year by digiLED and tvONE, a leading designer and manufacturer of cutting-edge video and multimedia processing equipment and will be showcasing some of the latest trends in “Story Telling Technology” for local news affiliates.


North Hall – #N3420

Diversified is an engineering-centric organization that works to deliver innovative digital media, collaborative, broadcasting, electronic security, and OTT solutions to a global clientele across a wide array of markets.


Leyard / Planar

South Lower Hall – #SL9016

Leyard and Planar will be showcasing a variety of LED products for the broadcast market, including the Leyard TWS Series ultra-fine pitch LED video wall displays available in 0.9, 1.2, 1.5 and 1.8 millimeter pixel pitches.


South Lower Hall – #SL9821

Neoti is one of the fastest growing LED display providers and LED service centers in the country – offering a full catalog of LED displays from 4K to Jumbotrons for the Broadcast, Corporate, Worship, Athletic, Education markets and beyond.


Ross Booth – South Lower Hall – #SL3305

Primeview’s display technology, including the newly launched 1.9mm HDR capable LED Tiles, will be on dislay at Ross Video booth. Primeview’s new Epic Line fulfills the high-demand of light weight, rental-style cabinets with a 1.9-pixel pitch.

Alongside the 1.9mm LED, Primeview will also be releasing a new 86” Stretch LCD Monitor.


North Hall – #N927

tvONE is a developer and manufacturer of video conversion and AV signal distribution technology.tvONE provides a complete line-up of products and services for the broadcast video market.


Central Hall – #C2033

Unilumin Group Co. Ltd. is a developer of LED display solutions. They’ll be showcasing a wide range of innovations combining the state-of-the-art technology with high-quality material.


South Lower Hall – #SL2416

Vizrt’s NAB Show experience will include the “Big AR Show,” focusing on how broadcasters can utilize augmented reality and virtual studios for news, sports and entertainment.

Vizrt will also highlight studio wall control in a single interface through Viz Multiplay.

Explore more of our NAB Show Preview series to help map your show floor visit, including lighting design, display technology, weather and traffic systems, production switchers, music and much more.