Worldwide Awards

2018

rAVe Publications BEST of ISEPT-MZ670/PT-MZ770 Series

Reporters from rAVe Publications visited every stand at ISE 2018 to select the best new products across five categories. Panasonic’s PT-MZ670 and PT-MZ770 series models, covering 5,500–7,500 lm brightness, took out Best New Meeting Room Projector. Being designed for outstanding reliability in dusty conditions, the PT-MZ770 Series lens-interchangeable laser phosphor projectors is ideal for busy classrooms, lecture theatres, conference rooms, museums, and exhibitions. Features such as a 26 dB Quiet Mode and Quick Start/Quick Off ensure smooth and effective presentations. By combining 3LCD imaging with SOLID SHINE Laser, the PT-MZ770 Series delivers a perfect blend of brilliant picture quality and low TCO.

About rAVe Publicationshttp://www.ravepubs.com/

rAVe Publications is a news organization that provides coverage of the commercial (ProAV) and residential (HomeAV) audio-visual trade industries via e-newsletters, blogs, video, social media, and a variety of other mediums. The target audience for rAVe’s publications is what the organization calls “AV Insiders” – AV dealers, integrators, consultants, and designers that deal in the sale, specification, design and installation of audiovisual products.

NewBay Best of Show Awards 2018PT-RQ22K/PT-RZ120

Best of Show Awards at ISE is supported by four of NewBay’s industry titles with coverage of products and services offered by 1,500+ exhibitors. This year, Panasonic’s 3-Chip DLP™ PT-RQ22K 20,000-lumens-class 4K+ SOLID SHINE Laser projector was named Best of Show by AV Technology Europe, together with its compact 1-Chip DLP™ PT-RZ120. This 12,000-lumens-class SOLID SHINE Laser projector brings efficiency and quality to diverse applications. In particular, both the PT-RQ22K and PT-RZ120 excel in staging roles with peerless picture quality.

About AV Technology Europe

Launched in September 2017, AV Technology Europe (AVTE) was created to educate and inform senior decision-makers and technology managers in the end-user marketplace. Brought to you by the same respected editorial team as AV Technology, Digital Signage, Installation, Residential Systems, SCN & Sound and Video Contractor, the title aims to explore the heart of the issues affecting the industry and corporate AV workflow.

Best Technology for Entertainment/Live EventsPT-RZ31K Series

With 30,000 points-weighted votes cast by industry, public, end-users, consultants, and integrators to nominate the best products of ISE 2018, Panasonic’s 30,000-lumens-class PT-RZ31K SOLID SHINE Laser projector emerged triumphant, taking out the Best Technology for Entertainment and Live Events category. The 3-Chip DLP™ projectors are designed around feedback from end-users and integrators and therefore feature convenient on-site rigging and dust-resistant optics to push trouble-free projection to 20,000 hours (Normal Mode). The InAVation Awards is among the most prestigious at ISE, and to be recognized among such worthy international competition is testament to the PT-RZ31K Series’ game-changing qualities.

About INAVATE EMEA

INAVATE EMEA is dedicated to covering the trends and technologies shaping the professional AV market today. Through media products and events, this trusted title provides news, analysis, interviews, features, case studies, research, and resources for professional installers and users of audio visual equipment throughout Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.

2017

PT-DZ13K helps Panasonic to a Milano Design Award 2017 for Best Storytelling at Milano SalonePT-DZ13K helps Panasonic to a Milano Design Award 2017 for Best Storytelling at Milano Salone

Panasonic’s “Electronics Meets Crafts” installation was honored with a Milano Design Award for Best Storytelling, it clear messaging and creative use of media translating the exhibit’s theme with a fluid history in which technology emerges from the artisan tradition. Japan’s natural beauty and traditional crafts were beautifully expressed with cutting-edge projection delivering high brightness and accurate color reproduction.

About Milano Design Awardhttp://milanodesignaward.com/about/

Milano Design Award celebrates the best exhibition designs at Milano Design Week. Now in its seventh year, Milano Design Award elects, through an international jury, the best exhibition installation according to four fundamental qualities: concept, technology, storytelling, and engagement by IED. Each quality itself constitutes an award category, and join new “The Unicorn” and “Press Choice” categories.

Panasonic PT-DZ21K2 helps create World’s Largest Water Screen and World’s Largest Permanent Projection MappingPanasonic PT-DZ21K2 helps create World’s Largest Water Screen and World’s Largest Permanent Projection Mapping

Panasonic projectors supplied by Al-Futtaim Panatech in collaboration with Laservision were certified by Guinness World Records for delivering World’s Largest Water Screen Projection at Dubai Festival City. A total of 12 quad-lamp PT-DZ21K2s with 20,000 lumens were used across six water screens measuring 68 meters wide by 13 meters high for a record-setting surface area of 893 m2. In addition, more than 60 PT-DZ21K2s were installed to cover approximately 4,857 m2 of projection area on the facade of InterContinental Dubai Festival City. The projection was recognized by Guinness World Records as World’s Largest Permanent Projection Mapping.

About Guinness World Recordshttp://www.guinnessworldrecords.com/

Guinness World Records aims to inspire individuals, families, schools, teams, groups, companies, and communities. It wants inspiration to come from reading, watching, listening to, and participating in record-breaking activities rather than defining or recognizing success in a conventional or limited way. In this way, Guinness World Records draws upon the entire range of superlatives to help people realize their potential.

PT-RQ32K wins Live Design Product of the yearPT-RQ32K wins Live Design Product of the year

LIVE DESIGN PRODUCTS OF THE YEARPT-RQ32K

LIVE DESIGN recently judged Panasonic’s PT-RQ32K 3-Chip DLP™ projector as Best Video Projection Product of the Year. The respected digital journal called the PT-RQ32K “a stunning 30,000 lumen laser-phosphor-source projector. The unit has phenomenal contrast and black values in a form factor that is ideal for staging purposes. Its use of laser phosphor as a source is going to make the producers happy, with lamp life being increased over current arc solutions by a significant amount.”

About LIVE DESIGNhttp://livedesignonline.com/

LIVE DESIGN is a must-read creative and technical resource for live entertainment professionals in lighting, sound, staging, and projection. It provides designers, programmers, and technicians with tips and trends, news and reviews of the latest gear, reports from the field, and industry viewpoint and commentary. From concerts to theater, houses of worship to clubs, theme parks to corporate events, LIVE DESIGN is the leading digital resource for live event production technology featuring new online content daily via website, daily e-newsletters, and a monthly interactive digital magazine.

2016

Panasonic winsthe rAVe Readers’ Choice Award for “Favorite Projector Manufacturer”Panasonic winsthe rAVe Readers’ Choice Award for “Favorite Projector Manufacturer”

rAVe Readers’ Choice Awards 2016

rAVe readers voted for the 5th annual rAVe Readers' Choice Awards, and chose Panasonic as their “Favorite Projector Manufacturer”.
The rAVe Readers’ Choice Awards trophies were presented to Panasonic at InfoComm 2016.

About rAVe [Publications]http://www.ravepubs.com/

rAVe [Publications] is a news organization that provides coverage of the commercial (ProAV) and residential (HomeAV) audiovisual trade industries via e-newsletters, blogs, video, social media, and a variety of other mediums. The target audience for rAVe’s publications is what we call “AV Insiders” – AV dealers, integrators, consultants, designers, etc. that deal in the sale, specification, design and installation of audiovisual products.

The PT-RQ13K named as the “Best Video Projection Product/10K Lumen or Less” by NewBay MediaThe PT-RQ13K named as the “Best Video Projection Product/10K Lumen or Less” by NewBay Media

2016 Rental & Staging New Product AwardPT-RQ13K

The 2016 InfoComm/Rental & Staging Systems New Product Awards were announced.
The program, administered by NewBay Media’s Rental & Staging Systems magazine, recognizes and rewards the manufacturers of new products for the live event and staging market that were introduced since last year’s InfoComm.

Panasonic’s PT-RQ13K 3-chip DLP™ projector was selected as the "Best Video Projection Product/10K Lumen or Less" in the Rental & Staging Systems Product Awards.

About NewBay Mediahttp://www.newbaymedia.com/

Since its inception in 2006, NewBay has focused on being the #1 content connector to its served markets. Its brands include Broadcasting & Cable, Multichannel News, TV Technology, Music Week, MI Pro, TWICE, Systems Contractor News, Tech & Learning, Guitar Player, and Guitar World. Through organic growth and acquisitions, like our recent alignment with UK-based Intent Media, NewBay proudly serves some of the broadest B-to-B professional and enthusiast communities in the world through over 60 print and digital publications, 100 integrated web and mobile applications, 100+ conferences and conventions, custom marketing services, and e-commerce capabilities.

The PT-RZ570 named as the the Best of Show Award for ISE 2016 from Tech&Learning UKThe PT-RZ570 named as the the Best of Show Award for ISE 2016 from Tech&Learning UK

Best of Show Award at ISE 2016PT-RZ570

NewBay Media has announced the new products that their judges deemed Best of Show at Integrated Systems Europe (ISE). Panasonic’s laser light source 1-chip DLP™ projector, the PT-RZ570, won the Best of Show Award for ISE 2016 from Tech&Learning UK.

About NewBay Mediahttp://www.newbaymedia.com/

Since its inception in 2006, NewBay has focused on being the #1 content connector to its served markets. Its brands include Broadcasting & Cable, Multichannel News, TV Technology, Music Week, MI Pro, TWICE, Systems Contractor News, Tech & Learning, Guitar Player, and Guitar World. Through organic growth and acquisitions, like our recent alignment with UK-based Intent Media, NewBay proudly serves some of the broadest B-to-B professional and enthusiast communities in the world through over 60 print and digital publications, 100 integrated web and mobile applications, 100+ conferences and conventions, custom marketing services, and e-commerce capabilities.

The PT-RQ13K/RZ12K/RS11K wins the iF Design Award 2016The PT-RQ13K/RZ12K/RS11K wins the iF Design Award 2016

iF Design Award 2016PT-RQ13K / RZ12K / RS11K

The Panasonic PT-RQ13K/RZ12K/RS11K laser light source 3-chip DLP™ projectors have received the iF Design Award 2016.

About iF Design Awardhttp://ifworlddesignguide.com/

After more than 60 years of service at the point where design meets industry, iF organizes one of the most prestigious design competitions in the world today: every year, companies subject their products and services to the rigorous testing of the iF DESIGN AWARD and appreciate its high value – not least as an established marketing instrument for the awarded participants and their designs. iF supports its award winners with a unique services package, e.g. international exhibitions, the iF design app and the iF WORLD DESIGN GUIDE.

The PT-RQ13K wins the “2016 DIGI Award” for the Best New Technology Innovation in Digital Signage Displays.The PT-RQ13K wins the “2016 DIGI Award” for the Best New Technology Innovation in Digital Signage Displays.

2016 DIGI AwardPT-RQ13K

The Panasonic PT-RQ13K laser light source 3-chip DLP™ projector received the 2016 DIGI Award for the Best New Technology Innovation in Digital Signage Displays.

About NewBay Mediahttp://www.newbaymedia.com/

Since its inception in 2006, NewBay has focused on being the #1 content connector to its served markets. Its brands include Broadcasting & Cable, Multichannel News, TV Technology, Music Week, MI Pro, TWICE, Systems Contractor News, Tech & Learning, Guitar Player, and Guitar World. Through organic growth and acquisitions, like our recent alignment with UK-based Intent Media, NewBay proudly serves some of the broadest B-to-B professional and enthusiast communities in the world through over 60 print and digital publications, 100 integrated web and mobile applications, 100+ conferences and conventions, custom marketing services, and e-commerce capabilities.