FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
CASIO UPDATES SLIM SERIES LINEUP FOR QUALITY LampFree® PROJECTION ON THE GO
New SLIM Projectors Offer 5th Generation LED Hybrid Light Source with 20,000 Hour Lifespan and 30 Percent More efficient light source
DOVER, NJ, JUNE 10th, 2014 —Casio America, Inc. is proud to announce its new lineup of SLIM projectors. Weighing in at only five pounds, the new SLIM LampFree® projectors are 1.7 inches thick, making them the thinnest high-brightness projectors in the industry. In addition, Casio’s latest SLIM projectors offer a number of features that are ideal for presenters on the go.
The SLIM series of LampFree® projectors feature Casio’s proprietary LASER & LED HYBRID Light Source, which combines a laser, a fluorescent element, and LEDs to generate high brightness. Now in its 5th generation, the improved LASER & LED HYBRID Light Source offers a 30 percent increase in light output for improved colors for all models in Casio’s LampFree® portfolio in addition to an estimated 20,000 hours lifespan with minimal brightness degradation and continuous operation.
“Casio’s newest SLIM projector lineup gives mobile presenters the ability to present anywhere without compromising color, clarity or performance,” said Matt Mustachio, General Manager of Casio’s Business Projector Division. “The new models have all the features and performance that our customers have come to rely on, all in a lightweight and compact design that provides them with the ability to focus on what’s important; their presentation.”
The latest introductions in the SLIM lineup offer remote operation capable through Crestron Roomview™, Intelligent Brightness Control, wired LAN projection and MobiShow®, which enables users to make presentations wirelessly via any smartphone, computer or other mobile device equipped with wireless LAN capabilities. Each model is fitted with a fully connectable interface, including three types of video and audio inputs, as well as HDMI, RGB and RS-232C terminals.
Equipped with 2 GB of built-in memory, the new SLIM projectors allow many file formats, such as PDF and QuickTime. They can also display content from a PC by connecting the projector and PC through a USB cable, as well as a variety of languages – 10 new in main (total 23) and 8 new in USB (total 18) including Dutch, Norwegian, Polish, Finnish, Turkish and Portuguese.
Casio’s LampFree® Slim projectors come with a standard three (3) year parts and labor warranty plus a five (5) year or 6,000 hour warranty on the LASER & LED Hybrid Light source. The new SLIM lineup of projectors will be available in June with an MSRP starting at $969.99 through Casio’s national Pro AV dealer network and authorized distributors. For additional information on Casio’s full portfolio of LampFree® projectors, visit www.CasioLampFree.com.
About Casio LampFree® Projectors
Casio’s portfolio of LampFree® projectors combines a laser, a fluorescent element and an LED light to deliver a mercury-free hybrid light source that lasts up to 20,000 hours while sustaining a high brightness and keeping maintenance costs to a minimum. Casio has four series of LampFree® projectors that are available for home, business, education and commercial applications - Slim, Signature, Pro and Short Throw. For additional information on Casio’s projector series and LampFree® technology, please visit www.CasioLampFree.com.
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 fulfill its corporate creed of “creativity and contribution” through the introduction of innovative and imaginative products. For more information, visit www.CasioUSA.com.