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NEC Ships New VT Series Projectors: Easy to Learn, Easy to Use, and Easy to Own

Portable-Style Large Screen Projectors
Enable People to More Affordably Connect With Audiences

CHICAGO, July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- NEC Solutions (America), Inc. Visual Systems Division announces the shipping of four new portable projectors that are easy to learn, easy to use and easy to own, displaying crystal clear images every time. These affordable projectors provide superior image display to help people better connect with their audiences, along with one of the industry's leading service and support programs.

"With our new VT projectors, users from classroom teachers to corporate executives will find it more cost effective than ever to connect with their audience," said Ron Gillies, senior vice president and general manager for the Visual Systems Division of NEC Solutions America, Inc. "At these prices, it's also a great opportunity to open the market and entice buyers to purchase their first projector."

Affordable Style and Performance, in the Conference Room, Classroom or Government Setting

With NEC's new projectors, the company continues to build upon its VT series, adding more features and functionality, while maintaining its portability and ease of use. The VT47, VT470, VT570 and VT670 offer these enhanced features:

-- Easy to Use: Increased brightness better overcomes ambient light in

any presentation setting; improved keystone correction automatically

projects a square image, even if the projector is tilted.

-- Easy to Learn: Plug-and-project installation and automatic

synchronization with a computer or video source; features the new

NEC style with a sleek, high-gloss, pearlescent, curved design.

-- Easy to Own: Competitive prices; password protection to prevent

unauthorized theft; cabinet buttons that lock controls to prevent

presentation interference

For GSA contract sales, NEC offers VT470GOV and VT670GOV models which comply with NAFTA requirements. These models offer the same features and performance as the VT470 and VT670 projectors.

The VT47 and VT470 are both SVGA (800 x 600 native resolution) projectors, with brightness of 1500 and 2000 ANSI lumens, respectively. The higher resolution VT570 and VT670 offer 1024 x 768 native resolution and brightness of 1300 ANSI lumens (VT570) and an amazing 2100 ANSI lumens (VT670).

The projectors come standard with NEC's comprehensive two-year CustomerCare program, including a two year parts and labor limited warranty, InstaCare, which provides quick repair and/or replacement and EcoCare recycling coverage.

Price and Availability

NEC makes it easy to bring style and performance to presentations at just $995 estimated street price (ESP). The VT series projectors are now available through authorized NEC resellers, and units are available now for review!

For further information on NEC's award-winning line of projection and plasma displays, please visit http://www.necvisualsystems.com/ or call 1-800-NEC-INFO.

About NEC Solutions (America), Inc.

NEC Solutions (America), Inc. is a premier provider of integrated solutions for the Connected Enterprise in North America. As an affiliate of NEC Corporation (NASDAQ:NIPNY) (FTSE: 6701q.1), NEC Solutions America taps into a global resource network to help clients leverage technology to achieve a competitive edge. Providing mobile enterprise computing systems, biometric security solutions, business intelligence, projector and plasma display solutions, business service management and IT professional services, NEC Solutions America delivers its expertise with the personal attention needed to address individual situations. With headquarters in Rancho Cordova, Calif., NEC Solutions America maintains research, marketing, sales and support facilities throughout the United States. Information regarding NEC Solutions America can be found at http://www.necsam.com/ .

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Source: NEC Solutions (America), Inc.