Minolta Co., Ltd.
March 10, 2003
Minolta's Exhibit at CeBIT 2003
Osaka, Japan, March 10, 2003 -- Minolta Co., Ltd. is proud to announce that it will be exhibiting its products at the "CeBIT," the world's largest trade show for information and telecommunications technology, starting from March 12th till 19th in Hannover, Germany. Product highlights are as shown below.
Digital Photo Products
The new addition to the popular Minolta DiMAGE X series lineup known for its unique folded optics is "DiMAGE Xt". And stylish and versatile "DiMAGE F200" provides superior image quality with its 4 million effective pixels CCD. Minolta is also presenting a new communication software application "DiMAGE Messenger" that allows users to connect written text to specific portions of digital images in simple steps.
Image Information Products
A wide range of products on exhibit includes the award-winning* DiALTA Color series "CF3102 and CF2002" copier-printer-scanners, high-speed B/W digital copier "DiALTA Di850", color laser printer "magicolor 2300DL", solutions for paper output management, and Print-on-Demand solutions.
- The "Editor's Choice Award" in the color copier category from Better Buys for Business, and "Five Star Exceptional Rating" from BERTL (Business Equipment Research & Test Laboratories)
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