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Hitachi Launches Affordable, Feature-Rich Projector

Jun 11, 2001 09:11 AM

To Meet The Growing Multimedia Demands of Educators and Budget Conscious Businesses

-- Hitachi CP-S310W Debuts at INFOCOMM 2001; Full-Feature Projector is Powerful, Affordable and Light Weight --

LAS VEGAS,, June 11, 2001 - Hitachi America, Ltd. a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., Tokyo, Japan (NYSE:HIT), today unveiled the most recent member of its portable LCD projector family, the CP-S310W. Priced at under $6,500, the CP-S310W provides a low-cost solution for educational purposes or for the increasing amount of budget conscious businesses, while providing all of the fundamental features needed for a high-quality presentation. The CP-S310W is bright and relatively compact, delivering 1,600 lumens from the lightweight, seven-pound projector. This model is one of three new Hitachi projectors being unveiled and demonstrated at INFOCOMM 2001 along side Hitachi's entire family of multimedia projectors at Booth #6065 at the Sands Convention Center, June 13 - 15, 2001.

"The CP-S310W provides the consumer with a tremendous option at an affordable price in the portable projector market," said Pete Denes, national sales manager of Hitachi America, Ltd., Computer Division, Multimedia Presentation Products. "The CP-S310W is suited for multiple uses as it possesses the ideal combination of size, features and brightness."

With its SVGA resolution, the full-featured CP-S310W is a logical choice for use with data and computer graphics presentations. In addition, the CP-S310W has a contrast ratio of 300:1, further enhancing the picture and providing the user with a clean, crisp presentation.

Hitachi's CP-S310W also provides numerous connectivity options with two RGB inputs along with composite and S-Video inputs and one RGB output. Other features for the CP-S310W include manual zoom and focus, digital keystone correction and two speakers.

The Hitachi CP-S310W is priced at $6,495 and is now available through Hitachi's network of nationwide resellers. For more information visit Hitachi's Web site at, or call 1-800-HITACHI.