PRESS RELEASE: New Kodak Digital Frame Offers Brilliant Display in a Picture Perfect Plug n' Play Package
Latest Addition to Family of Frames Boasts Quick Touch Border and Decorative Mattes for Added Personalization
Rochester, NY, August 21 -- Eastman Kodak Company (NYSE:EK) has introduced a market-exclusive touch controlled 5-inch frame to its P-Series Digital Frame portfolio. The sleek and stylish new frame offers Kodak’s intuitive Quick Touch Border, vibrant color, and crisp detail, as well as KODAK EASYSHARE Software, Digital Frames Edition.
- Enjoy your pictures in a new and exciting way. The Quick Touch Border enables fun and interactive picture scrolling without the need for a remote control. Touch-sensitive controls allow for simple operation with a touch or slide of your finger, leaving the screen fingerprint- and smudge-free.
- Brand new KODAK EASYSHARE Digital Display Software helps you view, manage, organize and enjoy your pictures, and enables you to easily exchange your favorite images and slideshows between your computer and your frame.
- Kodak’s Digital Frames are color-tuned to Kodak’s standards and display pictures in brilliant, crisp detail thanks to proprietary KODAK Color Science.
- Two color-coordinated interchangeable mattes, in Cranberry Red and Silver, are included with each frame to match a variety of home décor styles.
“Consumers love Kodak’s Digital Frames because they’re an intuitive and engaging solution for bringing their memories back into their lives, in brilliant quality,” said John Blake, general manager Digital Capture and Devices, Vice President, Eastman Kodak Company.
KODAK EASYSHARE Digital Frame Features
- The KODAK EASYSHARE P520 Digital Frame displays crisp, vibrant images on a 5-inch screen, and boasts expandable memory with an extra SD slot; to view a slideshow simply plug in a memory card or USB stick and play! Frame control is easy with the touch sensitive Quick Touch Border, and with Kodak’s unique scrolling feature, you can easily navigate through your images by simply sliding your finger across the frame border. The P520 is the only 5-inch frame on the market with a touch sensitive border.
Pricing and Availability
All KODAK products listed in this release will be available from September at retail and online at Kodak.com. The KODAK EASYSHARE P520 Digital Frame will retail from $79.95
KODAK EASYSHARE Software Digital Frames Edition, with Digital Display Software, will be available with all EASYSHARE Digital Frames and free to download from kodak.com.
About the KODAK EASYSHARE System
Kodak continues to bring groundbreaking features to its award-winning KODAK EASYSHARE Digital Photography System, enhancing the digital photography experience for consumers worldwide. The EASYSHARE System consists of digital cameras, picture frames, online services, software, inkjet and thermal photo papers, and accessories—making picture taking, sharing and archiving virtually effortless. The KODAK EASYSHARE Digital Picture Frame announced today includes the latest version of KODAK EASYSHARE Software Digital Frames Edition, with Digital Display Software, featuring an array of enhancements to help consumers find, create and share pictures like never before. Version 7.0 Software now includes direct access to KODAK Gallery, making it simple to find albums stored online. The new KODAK EASYSHARE Software Version 7.0 can be downloaded for free. Further information on all KODAK EASYSHARE Products can be found at www.kodak.com
As the world's foremost imaging innovator, Kodak helps consumers, businesses, and creative professionals unleash the power of pictures and printing to enrich their lives.
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(First posted on Friday, August 22, 2008 at 09:03 EDT)