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CANON EXPANDS LINE OF HIGH RESOLUTION REALiS MULTIMEDIA PROJECTORS WITH POWERFUL FEATURES FOR MULTIPLE MARKET NEEDSNew REALiS SX6, SX60, and X600 Projectors Feature Benefits for Photography, Design, CAD/Engineering, Medical Imaging, Higher Education, and Home Cinema
LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., Feb. 13, 2006— Canon's three new Multimedia Projectors, the REALiS SX6, REALiS SX60, and REALiS X600 models now join the award-winning REALiS SX50 projector to create a full line-up. Whether it's professional photographers or graphic artists needing to display large, high-resolution digital images with precise color or educators projecting spreadsheets and technical drawings in stunning detail, or even the discerning home theatre enthusiasts, Canon's new REALiS Multimedia Projector line provides the features and performance to meet their needs.
"Our new family of REALiS Multimedia Projectors meets the needs of professional photographers, business presenters, and home cinema enthusiasts with outstanding image quality and detail," said Yukiaki Hashimoto, senior vice president and general manager of the consumer imaging group of Canon U.S.A., Inc. "These new projectors combine excellent value with the combination of exceptional brightness and contrast from our 'AISYS Enhanced' LCOS technology and the one-touch simplified projector set-up for an unprecedented level of ease."
Unlocking the Power of LCOS: AISYS Technology
Astounding Color Reproduction: Canon REALiS SX6 Multimedia Projector
At 3500 ANSI Lumens, the REALiS SX6 projector clearly displays large images even in brightly lit environments, which can include shopping malls and museum exhibits. The model features 1400 x 1050 Super High Resolution (SXGA+) and 1000:1 contrast ratio. The manufacturer's suggested list price of the REALiS SX6 Multimedia Projector is $6,999, available in mid-May.
Whisper-Quiet: Canon REALiS SX60 Multimedia Projector
This 2500 ANSI Lumen Multimedia Projector can achieve clear display of large images, even in lighted indoor environments. Its 27dB noise level makes the SX60 exceptionally quiet for its class. The SX60 model's lattice-free properties also appeal to home cinema enthusiasts. For home cinema applications, the SX60 projector includes a Home Cinema Mode, which provides a contrast ratio of 2000:1 for display of crisp blacks essential to defining cinematic images with depth and dimension. The manufacturer's suggested list price of the REALiS SX60 Multimedia projector is $5,999, available in mid-May.
Smart Presentation: REALiS X600 Multimedia Projector
The new REALiS X600 Multimedia Projector provides excellent price-performance with 3500 ANSI Lumens for clear display of large images, even in brightly lit situations. Featuring XGA (1024 x 768) resolution display and 1000:1 contrast ratio, the new REALiS X600 projector is virtually silent at 31dB operation. The manufacturer's suggested list price of the REALiS X600 Multimedia projector is $3,999, available at the end of May.
Canon' new REALiS SX6, SX60, and X600 Multimedia Projectors also include:
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