LONG BEACH, Calif., June 19 -- Epson America, Inc. ranks as the number-one selling brand of front projectors in the United States for 1Q2007, according to Pacific Media Associates. In addition, the Epson brand has once again earned the number one ranking as the top-selling projector brand worldwide, according to quarterly data just released from Pacific Media Associates. Epson projectors have held the top worldwide market position for four consecutive quarters.

Epson offers an extensive range of award-winning projectors designed for the corporate, education and home entertainment markets that integrate outstanding image quality, usability and industry-leading technology to accommodate varying projection needs and environments. Whether it is an installed unit in a large auditorium, a travel-friendly ultraportable projector for today's on-the-go presenters or versatile home theater projectors that turn movies, television and games into thrilling big-screen adventures, Epson offers the most complete range of products in the industry.

"Epson's U.S. market leadership is no accident; it's a result of the company's ceaseless commitment to offering projectors that lead in technology, innovation and quality," said Mike Isgrig, director projector products, Epson America, Inc. "Our process of actively soliciting feedback from our customers has allowed us to offer a wide array of competitively priced projectors with features that best meet the needs of an increasingly demanding marketplace."

Epson's newest business and home theater projectors use the latest generation of High Aperture 3LCD technology, a technology that features a three-chip engine that delivers natural color and more intense, sharper images. The solid-state optical engine works without a moving color wheel, produces precise full-time color reproduction, and detailed video and data images that are crisp and rainbow-free.

Pacific Media Associates is a market research and publishing firm that specializes in providing information on large-screen display products, markets and manufacturers. The firm issues quarterly worldwide and U.S. front projection market share estimates.

About Epson America, Inc.

Epson offers an extensive array of award-winning image capture and image output products for the consumer, business, photography and graphic arts markets. The company is also a leading supplier of value-added point-of-sale (POS) printers and transactions terminals for the retail market. Founded in 1975, Epson America, Inc. is the U.S. affiliate of Japan-based Seiko Epson Corporation, a global manufacturer and supplier of high-quality technology products that meet customer demands for increased functionality, compactness, systems integration and energy efficiency. Epson America, Inc. is headquartered in Long Beach, Calif.

Note: Epson is a registered trademark of Seiko Epson Corporation. All other product brand names are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of their respective companies. Epson disclaims any and all rights in these trademarks.
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