Casio Receives Prestigious Education Award for its Ultra Short Throw Projector
Posted on Wednesday, December 10, 2014
CASIO RECEIVES PRESITIGIOUS EDUCATION TECHNOLOGY AWARD FOR ITS ULTRA SHORT THROW PROJECTOR
XJ-UT310WN Honored with Tech & Learning’s 2014 Award of Excellence
DOVER, NJ, December 10, 2014 –Casio America, Inc. is proud to announce that its Ultra Short Throw Projector, the XJ-UT310WN, has received a 2014 Award of Excellence from Tech & Learning magazine (a NewBay Media publication). The awards program recognizes software, hardware, network and web products that feature innovative applications that break new ground as well as those that added significant enhancements to proven education tools. All entries are given a rigorous test-driving by qualified educators in several rounds of judging. Products are also carefully screened by the publication’s editorial team. Winners are showcased in the December 2014 issue of the magazine.
“It’s a proud moment when Casio is recognized by the very community we aim to serve for having a high-quality product that meets educators’ needs and enables them to more efficiently teach the leaders of tomorrow,”said Matt Mustachio, General Manager of Casio’s Business Projector Division. “After launching earlier this year, the Ultra Short Throw Projector has been extremely well-received among the education community and simply illustrates the importance of providing products that are forward-thinking and deliver quality technology results for the classroom.”
Primarily designed for the education market where Ultra Short Throw projectors are becoming the standard, Casio’s XJ-UT310WN is the world’s brightest LampFree® Ultra Short Throw projector* available. It features an ultra short throw ratio of 0.28:1, produces 3100 lumens of brightness, and boasts WXGA (1280 x 800) resolution which is ideal for displaying HD content from video and computer sources. The XJ-UT310WN utilizes Casio’s 5th generation LASER & LED Hybrid Light Source technology which delivers a 20,000 hour estimated lifespan and achieves an increase in color spectrum compared with a mercury lamp. This LampFree® light source also eliminates the need to replace unsafe mercury bulbs which helps to lower the projector’s total cost of ownership and maximize the investment.
Casio’s XJ-UT310WN comes equipped with the required connectivity and application tools needed to easily integrate today’s mobile technology into the classroom, as well as a standard three (3) year parts and labor warranty plus a five (5) year or 10,000 hour warranty on the Hybrid Laser & LED light source. The XJ-UT310WN is available for purchase through Casio’s National Pro AV dealer network and authorized distributors for an MSRP of $1,999.99. For additional information on Casio’s XJ-UT310WN and its full portfolio of LampFree® projectors, visit www.CasioLampFree.com
*Based on Casio Market research of available non Mercury Lamp source Short Throw Projectors as of March 31, 2014