NEC continues to expand its V-series line of commercial-grade
digital signage displays with the January release of 55- and 65-inch
models, including the $4,999 list NEC MultiSync V652 65-inch unit. Both put out 1,920 x 1,080 pixels with edge-to-edge LED backlighting and support Intel's Open Pluggable Spec for digital signage applications. NEC in June released the MultiSync V801, an 80-inch version with which it bundles its OPS-compliant singleboard computer for deploying kiosk and other PC-driven digital signs. That system lists for around $11,500.