TAIPEI, TAIWAN, August 28, 2019 – BenQ, internationally renowned provider of digital lifestyle devices and innovator of professional display technology, today launched the Smart Signage Series SL6502K, the world’s first digital signage to achieve Pantone Validated status, assuring on-screen color fidelity and matched interoperability with Pantone-qualified color production devices. Combining 4K UHD resolution with the Pantone Validated qualification, the 65” SL6502K offers breathtaking visuals to captivate viewers.
“SL6502K exemplifies BenQ’s digital color expertise distilled from our heritage of global visual display leadership,” said Conway Lee, President of BenQ Corporation. “BenQ now provides a color-consistent, end-to-end solution from design and production via monitors to in-store deployment and broadcast via digital signages for retail display integrators, fashion trendmakers, product brands and design studios who trust the Pantone® system to deliver accurate color production.”
“The universal Pantone language of commercial color allows creators to specify exact colors, and the Pantone Validated mark reflects the ability of the BenQ Signage Series SL6502K to reproduce the full range of these Pantone Matching System (PMS) colors,” said Iain Pike, Partner Business Development Director at Pantone. “We are excited that BenQ is the first company to develop a Pantone-supported signage editing suite, paired with a Pantone Validated digital signage display for this rapidly-growing market.” Producing absolutely consistent output colors, SL6502K offers additional color adjustment flexibility with exclusive Cinema, Photo, and M-Book modes. Fine-tuned to accentuate spellbinding motion video, vibrant still images, and precision design work, these custom modes help to create impactful content and deliver engaging interactions.
Complementing its exceptional 4K UHD and Pantone Validated visual performance, SL6502K provides world-class capabilities as a self-contained 24/7 all-in-one public information display. Facilitating content creation, SL6502K includes X-Sign 2.0 content management software with 150+ templates for quick creation, distribution, and scheduling of attention-grabbing custom content. All those efforts aim to provide a professional display platform for the design industry and retail business.
Pantone provides a universal language of color that enables color-critical decisions through every stage of the workflow for brands and manufacturers. More than 10 million designers and producers around the world rely on Pantone products and services to help define, communicate and control color from inspiration to realization – leveraging advanced X-Rite technology to achieve color consistency across various materials and finishes for graphics, fashion and product design.
Pantone Standards feature digital and physical color specification and workflow tools. The Pantone Color Institute™ provides customized color standards, brand identity and product color consulting as well as trend forecasting inclusive of Pantone Color of the Year, Fashion Runway Color Trend Reports, color psychology and more. Pantone Professional (B2B) Licensing incorporates the Pantone Color System into different products and services, enabling licensees to communicate and reproduce approved Pantone values and improve efficiencies for their users. Pantone Lifestyle brings color and design together across apparel, home, and accessories. Learn more at www.pantone.com and connect with Pantone on Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest, and LinkedIn.