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INFOCUS UNVEILS FLEXIBLE XGA LARGE VENUE PLATFORMProxima(r) DP9270 and DP9290 Deliver Exceptional Image Quality, Serviceability and Connectivity Options
WILSONVILLE, Ore., October 18, 2001 - InFocus(r) Corporation (Nasdaq: INFS) (OSE: IFC), the worldwide leader in digital projection, today introduced two high-performance system integration solutions serving large conference rooms, boardrooms, training facilities and auditoriums. The Proxima(r) DP9270 and DP9290 projectors deliver outstanding image quality, expansive input options and a key assortment of easy-install lenses, offering users unparalleled power, flexibility and control and better equipping large venues for enhanced collaboration and communication.
As upgrades to the DP9260+ and DP9280 projectors, the new, easy-install DP9270 and DP9290 offer 2600 and 3500 lumens, respectively, and enhanced video processing. Each unit offers key serviceability features such as an easy-access, user-replaceable lamp that can be replaced while the unit is still installed, motorized zoom and focus, and four optional lenses that can be easily exchanged in minutes-standard, wide-angle fixed, wide-angle zoom and long-throw zoom.
"Users in the corporate, system integration and rental/staging segments will benefit from the DP9270 and the DP9290's unprecedented serviceability options," said Pierre Richer, senior director, worldwide product marketing, InFocus Corporation. "Greater lens variety and control, combined with superior brightness and contrast, simplified installation and broad input source compatibility result in a complete integration package that can be maintained without outside help."
Both products also offer complete connectivity options including modular inputs that feature: Input 1: HD15/DVI-D (RGB analog and digital), Audio in; Input 2: 5xBNC (RGBHV, RGBS, RGB, YPbPr, YCbCr), Audio in; Input 3: RCAx3 (Composite/Component video), S-video, RCAx2 (R,L Audio). The DP9270 and the DP9290 both also feature an RS 232 port and work with all standard control equipment.
Warranties and Availability
When purchased with the standard lens, the DP9270 and DP9290 projectors are available at an estimated street price of $6,599 and $8,399, respectively. Both come with two-year standard product warranties and one year of ProXchange. One and two-year extended warranties, as well as additional ProXchange and Spare in the Air are also available for purchase.
About InFocus Corporation
InFocus(r) Corporation (Nasdaq: INFS) (OSE: IFC) is the worldwide leader in designing, manufacturing and marketing award-winning digital projectors, technologies and services. The company provides its global customers with the industry's most comprehensive line of projectors and presentation products marketed under its three brands: InFocus, Proxima and ASK. Solutions range from three-pound mobile projectors to feature-packed conference room products to large audience fixed installation solutions. InFocus products and services have been recognized for excellence by business and trade publications including CIO Magazine, Smart Business and Mobile Computing & Communications. InFocus Corporation's global headquarters are located in Wilsonville, Oregon. For more information, visit the InFocus Corporation web site at www.infocus.com or contact the company toll-free at 800.294.6400 (U.S and Canada) or 503.685.8888 worldwide
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InFocus and Proxima are registered trademarks and ASK is a trademark of InFocus Corporation.