Digital Signage for Windows OS

QL Player for Windows OS

QL Player signage software for Windows 10.

Minimum hardware requirements for Microsoft Windows PCs running QL Player:

About Windows-powered PCs

Windows 10 is a modern and reliable operating system that has been tested and proven for digital signage applications. While Windows 10 Home is compatible with QL Player, Navori Labs recommends Windows 10 Pro for best results when you are deploying new digital signage players. Windows 10 Pro offers significant advantages such as mobile device management, dynamic provisioning, kiosk mode setup, and Active Directory support. Those who need the ultimate in security should consider Windows 10 IoT Enterprise.

Windows 10 IoT Enterprise OS, gets you:

  • Advanced security and lockdown features.
  • Flexible configuration.
  • Long-term support.

It’s a fast and secure OS that’s ideal for very large-scale digital signage deployments. It’s also recommended when the media player hardware is expected to remain in operation for many years.

When looking for a good Windows digital signage software, it’s important to consider playback performance, long-term reliability, and ease of support. QL Player was engineered for Windows and it offers many unique features that make it a perfect solution for PCs.

When you combine the QL Player software and Windows, you get unparalleled performance on a world-class operating system.

The Microsoft digital signage advantage

Microsoft Windows remains by far the best choice for a wide range of commercial applications, including:

 

Windows has proven to be an excellent operating system for digital signage installations worldwide.

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What to look for

When looking for good digital signage for Windows, it’s important to consider playback performance, long-term reliability, and ease of support. QL Player was engineered for Windows and it offers many unique features that make it a perfect solution for PCs. When you combine the QL Player software and Windows, you get unparalleled performance on a world-class operating system.

Windows vs. open-source OS

When considering commercial applications, Microsoft Windows has a distinct advantage over many open-source alternatives. A global support network. Since Windows has been around for so long, you won’t have any problems finding qualified technical resources for your project.

Windows also features extensive video driver support. This is important when dealing with high-end video adapter cards and specialized peripherals. These are quite common in video walls and high-end multi-screen installations.

There are applications you can only deliver on a Windows PC. Install QL’s IPR (insane playback rendering) software on a well equipped Windows 64-bit PC to display 8K content on multiple screens, in any configuration.

Windows is cost-effective

Windows may not be free software, but it benefits from years of development and has developed a global following. This can be extremely useful when deploying large digital signage screen networks.

When properly configured, Windows is extremely secure and reliable. These are qualities you look for in a digital signage operating system.

What does QL Player for Windows offer?

QL Player turns any Windows PC into a dedicated digital signage media player with remote monitoring and remote reset/reboot capabilities. The QL Player installer automatically adjusts key Windows settings to ensure PCs are always operating at peak-performance. It also suppresses Windows pop-up alerts so that your content playback remains uninterrupted.

Looking at digital signage software for Windows? QL has you covered!

Navori’s digital signage software for Windows is compatible with most third-party remote access software.

Supported QL player software features

Product Windows 10
Easy installation – less than 5 minute
Native playback resolution 4K
Pixel perfect for led displays
Certified on QL express
Certified on QL professional
Advanced monitoring and analytics
Advertising campaign module
Sophisticated template rendering – multi-zone, multi-object
Supports template in template
Real-time data feeds
Tagging
Scheduling
Interactivity
QL mobile CMS
Rule-based playback and triggers
Cross-player content synchronization
Screen control on/off
Remote player software setup, diagnostic, reboot and reset
Remote OS / firmware upgrade/downgrade
Supports portrait orientation
Aquaji Analytics – support for context aware automation and audience analytics

 

What are QL Player’s advantages?

  • It’s a proprietary, native Windows software that delivers exceptional performance.
  • You can install QL Player on PCs with multi-display video adapters to play content on video walls and multi-screen digital menu boards.
  • Play synchronized content across multiple PCs running QL Player.
  • Upgrade to QL Player IPR for high-end PCs. Deliver 8K content across multiple screens (4 x 4K displays or up to 16 full HD displays in a daisy-chained configuration).

Click here to learn more about QL Player IPR for Windows. Find out what a commercial digital signage solution can do for your business.

 

Technical Requirements

QL Player standard
32 bits
QL Player IPR
64 bits
Operating System Windows 10 Windows 10
CPU Intel Atom Intel I7
GPU DirectX compatible graphic card AMD Radeon WX7100 (4x DPU Outputs)
RAM 2GB 16Gb
STORAGE HDD or SDD SSD
NETWORKING HTTPS any port HTTPS any port
PROXY

 

Supported content

Media type Format specification Windows 10
Image Png, Jpg, Bmp, Gif
Video MPEG 4, MPEG 2
H.264
HEVC (H.265)
Html HTML Connected URL
HTML Download and Play
PowerPoint PPT and PPTX
Acrobat PDF
Template Image, Video and data feed
Template in template
Streaming Http
Rtsp
Udp
Video input Live video media from HDMI input