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CASIO ANNOUNCES NEW INDUSTRIAL DATA TERMINAL WITH INTEGRATED HIGH SPEED PRINTER
New device offers improved operating system and display
DOVER, NJ, OCTOBER 22, 2008 — Casio America, Inc. announced today the release of a new industrial data terminal, the IT-3100, which improves upon the popular IT-3000 Mobile Computer.
The IT-3100 incorporates the same important features of the IT-3000 including Integrated 3” printer, Imager/Barcode Scanner, MagCard Reader and all-in-one construction — for best durability and user effectiveness.
In addition, the IT-3100 offers an improved display which features exceptional outdoor viewing and an integrated high speed printer for enhanced business efficiency. The IT-3100 also features increased RAM of 128 MB, and a new operating system, Microsoft CE 5.0. This new operating system allows for even greater compatibility and flexibility to comply with today’s wireless communications standards and software environments.
“We are pleased to introduce the IT-3100 Series of industrial data terminals,” said Eric Lenhard Business Development Manager of Casio America’s Industrial Handheld Division. “These new terminals offer improved business efficiency and are the perfect mobile computing solution for today’s business.”
Additional features of the IT-3100 include:
- High speed thermal printer capable of up to 28 lines per second
- C-MOS Imager for scanning 2D/1D symbologies and image capture (M55U and M56U models only)
- Magnetic Card Reader compatible with the ISO7811 for reading data on Tracks 1, 2 and 3 (M54E, M55U models only)
- Rugged and durable – drop tested from 1.2 m to concrete, sealed against dust and water to a level IP54 and capable of operating in temperatures from - 20°C to 50°C
- Easy operation with a large, backlit keyboard
- Various industrial standard interfaces for system expansion
- 3.5” (240 x 320 dots) advanced 2-way TFT color LCD for indoor and outdoor use.
Four models in the IT-3100 Series are currently available:
IT-3100M53E - Windows CE. NET 5.0, Integrated 80 mm printer, Bluetooth
IT-3100M54E - Windows CE. NET 5.0, Integrated 80 mm printer, Bluetooth, MCR (Track 1, 2, 3)
IT-3100M56U - Windows CE. NET 5.0, Integrated 80 mm printer, Bluetooth, C-MOS Imager
IT-3100M55U - Windows CE. NET 5.0, Integrated 80 mm printer, Bluetooth, MCR (Track 1, 2, 3), C-MOS Imager
For additional details on the new IT-3100 Series, please visit www.casio4business.com.
IT-3100 TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
Specifications subject to change without notice.
About Casio America, Inc,
Casio America, Inc., Dover, N.J., is the U.S. subsidiary of Casio Computer Co., Ltd., Tokyo, Japan, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of consumer electronics and business equipment solutions, established in 1957. Casio America, Inc. markets calculators, keyboards, digital cameras, mobile presentation devices, disc title and label printers, watches, cash registers and other consumer electronic products. Casio has strived to realize its corporate creed of “creativity and contribution” through the introduction of innovative and imaginative products. For more information, visit www.casiousa.com