Model: l120e
NEC's direct view outdoor LED displays provide crystal clear images for the ultimate visual experience through 24bit color processing and color matched LEDs. Optimum display resolution can be achieved regardless of viewing distance with pixel spacing options from 5.8mm to 12mm; plus, the front serviceable module allows easy access and quick maintenance when needed. Designed for vibrant and colorful content visualization, the NEC direct view outdoor LED series is the ideal solution for marquees, public spaces, roadside signage, parking garages, live event venues and airports or train stations. NEC offers full design & planning services plus post installation support, ensuring you get a custom tailored solution allowing you to focus on what’s most important – your business.

  Learn more about the benefits of Direct View LEDs in various applications.
  • IP65 rated housing ensures your display will continue running even in extreme environments
  • Modules are front and rear serviceable allowing placement in difficult to access areas
  • Up to 6000 cd/m2 brightness allows for placement in any lighting condition
  • Up to 24 Bit color processing provides the best color reproduction
  • 100,000 hours lifespan provides a lower total-cost-of-ownership over other technologies


Panel Technology Direct View LED Module Resolution 40 x 40
Pixel Configuration 3-1 SMD (Black) Pixel Pitch 12mm
Brightness (typical) 6000cd/m2 Contrast Ratio (typical) 5000:1
Viewing Angle (typical) 70/70 horizontal / 35/65 vertical Refresh Rate 14000
Orientation Landscape Dimming Capability 100 levels
Color Processing 20 bit Displayable Colors 16.7 million
Lifetime 100,000 hours  

Signal Compatibility/Connectivity

Input Terminals
DVI-D Dual Link in/out or HDMI
External Control:
RS232 / USB

Power Consumption (typical)

On 781Watts/sqm  

Physical Specifications

Dimensions (WxHxD)
Net (with stand):
18.9 x 18.9 x 3.5" (480 x 480 x 89mm)
Front & Rear Service
IP Level:
  • CCC
  • CE
  • ETL
  • FCC Class A
  • ROHS
Net Weight (with stand):
18lbs (8.2kg)

Environmental Conditions

Operating Temperature -4° to 122°f / -20° to 50°c Operating Humidity 10% to 90%
Storage Temperature -4° to 122°f / -20° to 50°c Storage Humidity 10% to 90%

Limited Warranty (parts & labor)

3 years  


  • Power on/off controller
  • Ambient light sensor and brightness control

Contrast Ratio


14000 Hz LED Refresh Rate
High refresh rate reduces LED flicker and improves playback when video recorded.
Contrast Ratio (5000:1)
Enables sharp and clean images and text for outdoor LED
Front & Rear Service
The LED module can be serviced from the front or rear.
3-in-1 SMD (Black)
Surface mounted LED w/Red, Blue, & Green sub-pixels and black mask to help increase contrast ratio.
20 Bit Color
Provides 1.05 million colors
LED Module
The LED module is an aluminum structure that houses the power supply, video controller card and pixel cards. An LED video wall is comprised of an array of LED modules.
Pixel Pitch
Distance from the center of one LED pixel to the center of an adjacent LED Pixel
Ingress Protection rating (IEC60529) - IP65 - Protected from total dust ingress / Protected from low pressure water jets from any direction
60 Hz LED Frame Rate
Reduces blur typically seen in fast-moving content to produce a more lifelike image.

Warranty Length: 3 years

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LED FHD Controller
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LED 4K Controller
LED 4K Controller
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LED FHD Controller
LED 4K Controller
LED 4K Controller
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LED Electrical Control Cabinet
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