Choosing the right display solution for your school, university or organisation can play a pretty big factor in how engaging and effective your presentations and lessons are. Of course one of the most important factors is how clear and image is so you know your students can actually see what's going on, but then there are other things you might want to consider such as interactivity, and extra features that can elevate how you present your lessons. With so many display solutions to choose from, it can be a bit overwhelming. We've put together a list of our top recommendations from each category to help make the choice easier for you.
Our handy list features Newline Displays, TVs, Projectors, Wireless Adapters and other TV/Projector accessories.
Interactive displays (aka smart boards) are a fantastic display solution for schools that offer up great flexibility that can really aid in the teaching process! These displays help teachers create an interactive and dynamic learning environment that will not only improve the efficiency of their lessons, but also increase effectiveness and student engagement. A study by Smart Tech found that collaborative technology and group learning increases the likelihood of student success by 3.4 times!
For a high-performance option, check out the Newline TRUTOUCH RS Series (our specialists consider this to be the best option for Education). This comes in 3 large sizes of 65”, 75” and 86” on a beautiful 4K Ultra HD display. It delivers amazing clarity and superior 178° viewing angles, so students’ will have clear view on the screen from wherever they are seated. This digital whiteboard is extremely interactive with support for object recognition, recognises when you use your finger, stylus, or palm, and then reacts on the screen as either a marker, thin pen, or eraser.
One of the awesome features you’ll appreciate about this is the ability to effortlessly share your screen and files wirelessly. Wirelessly cast your screen directly to the display, and share your students' work or start a presentation, all with the click of a button.
The X10D Android Mini-Computer gives your interactive touch panel a boost by giving you more tools and hundreds of apps with no limits.
The 6133 has an ultra slim design with easy VESA compatible mounting, so finding a space for it in the classroom should be no problem. Plus, with up to four HDMI and two USB ports, you can easily connect your laptop, DVD, Blu-Ray, peripherals and more!
Choose from the 50 or 55-inch model.
For a more advanced option, the KONIC 65” Ultra HD LED TV is a great choice for educational environments and is equipped with a 4K panel, built-in Freeview, true colour enhancement, Dolby premium sound and heaps of other great features for that premium in-class viewing experience!
The widescreen TV comes in a large 65” screen size that will draw in the whole classroom; even students at the back of the classroom will get a great viewing experience. With three HDMI ports, you have an abundance of options for Blu-ray, DVD, PC and heaps of other media devices.
With real-time intelligent colour enhancement technology and a wide colour spectrum, every pixel is enhanced to re-create the original image as intended on the high resolution LED display, producing realistic skin tones and contrast. Image quality will be stunning, vibrant and clear - perfect for media classes!
Often overlooked when making a television purchase, sound is a very important feature and the quality of sound produced can greatly enhance students viewing experience. Dolby products and technology help produce premium, clear and realistic audio experiences, which will help keep students locked in on engaging content.
For a high-end option, the LG 75UU64OC comes in a massive 75” display size with Ultra HD and 4K technology that will provide an immersive and excellent viewing experience. This TV is designed for business environments, but can also be very useful in education, school and university environments.
The TV’s RS-232C port allows you to remotely control power and volume settings simultaneously, which can make this TV a great option for displaying events and information in school or university in hallways. Furthermore, with WOL (Wake on LAN) you will be able to remotely turn on TVs over the internet, which helps provide teachers with full control at all times.
Wide 178° / 178° viewing angles combined with HDR10 technology provides a great viewing experience regardless of where you are sitting and with a PB Care 3-year plan add on available, you won’t have stress about any hardware problems with your new TV!
Projectors have always been a reliable display solution for almost any educational environment and offer great versatility by allowing you to adjust the display size. Whether it’s for PowerPoints, videos or browsing the web, projectors are a great option for large classrooms or lecture environments and allows everyone in the room to see what’s on the screen.
The Epson EB-W140 is a solid entry-level projector that features 3LCD technology. This projector is a great entry-level option as it projects at 1280 x 800, which is perfect for a small to mid-sized classroom that requires basic display needs for PowerPoints and browsing webpages.
The EB-W140 can provide up to 3x brighter colours and with 3,300 lumens for brighter and richer images. This will deliver less strain on students eyes while note taking and can help them concentrate better for improved productivity.
With 6,000 hours of use in normal mode and 10,000 in eco mode, this projector is durable enough to get you through the year without having to worry about replacing anything. The Epson iProjection App allows teachers to display and control content from any Apple, Android or Chrome device, which can allow you to travel light and present from your mobile device.
For a step up in the Epson range, the EB-990U LCD projector is a terrific pick that has extra features that will add even more to your lessons. Like the EB-W140, you won’t have to worry about constantly replacing the projector lamp with this one either as it offers up to 6,000 hours of use in normal mode and 12,000 hours of use in economy mode.
This EB990U projects at 16:10 (1920 x 1200) with images reaching very wide sizes (depending on distance projected), so you’ll get a larger and clearer display that the whole class will see – even if you’re in a larger classroom.
With the power of 3,800 lumens, you don’t have to worry about dimming the room lights again to see the projected images. This means you can have the projector going, and students working in their workbooks at the same time, without having to worry about eye-strain or decreased productivity due to dim lighting.