The Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) is one of the world’s largest exhibition for AV and systems integration. It has been held annually in Amsterdam since the last 15 years. This year Avenue Sound had the chance to visit Integrated Systems Europe 2020. Take a look at some of the newest innovations and outstanding releases from a few of our favorite manufacturers.
Control4 NEEO Remote
NEEO is a smart and sleek touchscreen remote that can be used to control your entire smart home. Switching between multiple remotes or searching for a control app on your smart phone can be time consuming. You can now easily switch between Apple Tv, satellite, gaming consoles and more within a few seconds and because it’s powered by Control4 OS 3, it also lets you control lighting, thermostats, window shading and more. Click here to know more.
Savant’s Integration with Yale and August Smart Locks and WiSA Wireless Speakers
Savant, a leading home control and automation company has now partnered with Yale and August. Users can access these smart locks using the Savant Pro App, Savant Pro remote, touch pads and more.
Savant’s WiSA certified smart audio sound bar provides amazing sound quality, wireless capabilities and unmatched connectivity and control. They also launched matching wireless speakers and a subwoofer (All 3 sold separately).
Sony laser Projectors
Sony launched its laser projector range at the Integrated Systems Europe 2020. It unveiled different laser projector models ranging from 5,000 Lumens to 13,000 Lumens. All projectors feature an ‘Installation location’ mode. This helps to automatically adjust image quality and light source output levels. Users can also choose from different pre-set modes like the meeting/classroom mode which increases the visibility of texts in bright environments.
Screen Innovations Zigbee Wireless Shades
Zigbee shades are wireless and can be easily retrofitted in any smart home. Moreover, they are Eco-friendly and need to be charged only twice a year. These shades can be controlled using a voice assistant or smart phones and can be integrated in any home automation system.
BiAmp Systems TCM-X Ceiling Microphone
Take conferencing to the next level with the Biamp ceiling and table microphones. It is sleek and provides high-quality audio. Further, it provides full 360-degree coverage of the meeting space. It tracks conversations from around the table and makes sure far-end participants feel like they are a part of a face-to-face meeting.
AudioControl’s Receivers and Processors
AudioControl unveiled three new receivers and two new AV processors at ISE 2020. The new Maestro X9 and Maestro X7 processors are sleek and support immersive surround formats, such a 9.1.6 Dolby Atmos, Auro 3D, DTS:X and IMAX. AudioControl’s new receivers (Concert XR-8, Concert XR-6 and Concert XR-4) support app-based control, Google Cast, Airplay, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi streaming and more.
Metra Cables for 8K and 10K Content and a Multi-viewer
At ISE 2020, Metra Home Theater Group showcased a series of HDMI cables that support 8K and 10K content. This series will allow integrators to provide solutions engineered for the future of high-end, home theater systems that will require 8K performance.
Metra’s 4×1 HDMI multi-viewer allows viewers to watch different content on a single display. Users are provided with split-screen viewing modes. For example, users can watch multiple sports games on one screen, look at a computer display and a Blu-ray player at the same time, or show both a video game and a cable box on their TV.
MiniDSP High Resolution Audio Streamer
The miniDSP SHD Series are affordable yet powerful network streamers. Users can view control information on the front panel display. The miniDSP remote control provides can be used to control volume, source selection, mute, and Dirac Live on/off. This smart streamer can also be controlled using third-party remotes, an iOS/Android app, and Amazon Alexa voice control.
James Loudspeaker Custom Finishes
James Loudspeaker specializes in meeting the unique needs of their customers. Almost all of their products can be customized to a certain extent. They make sure your speakers blend in with your home decor. ‘Hydro-dipping’ is used to create design possibilities for the exterior of speakers to either hide them or make a design statement. Finishes can be customized to a range of standard colors. You can get matches to blend with samples of wood, bricks, rocks, marble and paint.
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