SHARP to Introduce PN-K322B Touchscreen 4K Ultra HD LED Monitor
Accurate Onscreen Handwritten Text Input and Multi-Touch Operation on a 4K
Ultra HD Professional Display
MAHWAH, N.J., July 15, 2013
MAHWAH, N.J., July 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Sharp Imaging and Information
Company of America (SIICA), a division of Sharp Electronics Corporation, will
introduce a new 32-inch-class (31.5" diagonal) LCD LED monitor, the PN-K322B.
The thinnest in its class, this professional-use monitor features a Sharp
developed high-sensitivity, high-precision touchscreen and delivers 4K Ultra
HD resolution (3,840 x 2,160 pixels) – four times the pixel resolution of Full
As previewed at InfoComm and CE Week earlier this summer, the PN-K322B is
Sharp's latest 4K Ultra HD monitor. Its high-precision touchscreen allows
accurate onscreen handwriting of fine text and lines, with writing performed
via a dedicated touch pen with a pen-tip width of just 2 mm. The display also
supports up to 10-point multi-touch operation.
"4K ultra high definition monitors offer a clear, near lifelike picture, and
because of this, we are seeing a growing demand for these displays in many
industries, including graphic and video content, creation and editing. The
touchscreen feature takes these displays one step further, widening their
applications to these markets and others," said Mike Marusic, Senior Vice
President, Business Solutions Group. "We are looking to expand this
cutting-edge technology into additional sectors that could benefit from its
clarity and interactivity, such as financial services, retail and museum/art
Built with Sharp's IGZO technology and an edge lit LED backlight, the PN-K322B
boasts a slender profile with a thickness of just 36 mm. A stand, included
with the monitor, allows it to slide easily between two angles depending on
the application: vertical for viewing or low-angle for onscreen writing and
The PN-K322B features a palm cancellation function that prioritizes pen input
even when the user's hand is resting on the touchscreen. Input connectors on
the PN-K322B are compatible with the latest DisplayPort™ and HDMI® interface
specifications, enabling the monitor to display ultra high definition content
delivered from a PC via a single-cable connection.
The PN-K322B will be available in the U.S. this fall.
About Sharp Electronics Corporation
Sharp Electronics Corporation is the U.S. subsidiary of Japan's Sharp
Corporation, a worldwide developer of one-of-a-kind home entertainment
products, appliances, networked multifunctional office solutions, solar energy
solutions, LED lighting and mobile communication and information tools.
Sharp is the #1 brand in 60" + Large-Format Commercial Displays through B2B
Sales Channels*. Sharp's professional and commercial displays are specially
engineered for business applications and are offered in a wide range of sizes.
From high-impact displays for digital signage, to our award-winning ultra-thin
bezel video walls, to the innovative AQUOS BOARD™ interactive display systems,
Sharp products help you communicate, collaborate, and disseminate information
*According to NPD Display Search Monthly US Sell-Through Database for
Large-Format Commercial Displays Report, April 2013.
For more information visit Sharp Electronics Corporation at www.sharpusa.com.
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