DOVER, N.J., Nov. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The holiday season is upon us and Casio America, Inc. has gifts to ensure that everyone can get what they want this year. From lightweight projectors and stylish timepieces for everyday wear, to noteworthy electronic musical instruments and colorful calculators, Casio has a gift for everyone on your holiday gift list.
"The holiday shopping season can be a stressful time and we want to make it as easy as possible for consumers by providing a range of affordable and exciting gifting options," said Shigenori Itoh, CEO and President of Casio America, Inc. "Whether shoppers are seeking gifts for those who are passionate about the outdoors, fitness, music, mathematics or movies, Casio has something for everyone on their list this season."
Create the Ultimate Home Theatre Ambience
The need for consumers to have the biggest, loudest, and most entertaining home theater systems is growing and Casio provides the ideal solution with its SLIM series of LampFree® projectors. Weighing in at just five pounds, the SLIM models are 1.7 inches wide, making them one the thinnest high brightness projectors in the industry. The SLIM series of LampFree® projectors is an essential upgrade for home theaters as it features Casio's proprietary LASER & LED HYBRID Light Source, which combines a laser, a fluorescent element, and LEDs to generate high brightness. Now in its 5th generation, the improved LASER & LED HYBRID Light Source offers a 30 percent increase in light output for improved colors for all models in Casio's LampFree® portfolio in addition to an estimated 20,000 hours lifespan with minimal brightness degradation and continuous operation. Casio's SLIM series of projectors is available at www.CasioLampFree.com starting at $949.99.
Work Out in Style
Casio offers a wide range of men's timepieces to choose from that provide a balanced combination of function and style to fit any personality. For example, the PRO TREK collection of new timepieces is designed for adventurers and nature lovers. The PRG270 and PRW3000 come in a variety of colors, such as blue, orange, pink and purple and are equipped with features including Casio's Triple Sensor Technology and Tough Solar Power that enhance any outdoor experience.
Casio also has a sports watch available for both male and female fitness fanatics that are interested in monitoring workouts. The OmniSync STB1000 connects with users' smartphones via Bluetooth v4.0 to enable music player operation and the ability to log their personal fitness data in popular mobile applications including Abvio's Runmeter, Walkmeter and Cyclemeter and Wahoo Fitness. The PRO TREK PRG270 is available for $180.00, the PRW3000 for $300.00 and the OmniSync STB-1000 for $99.95. All three are sold at major retailers nationwide.
Mix Up Your Music
Is there a music lover on your holiday gift list this year? If so, Casio offers a full portfolio of digital pianos and keyboards for both beginner and professional musicians. The latest introduction is the Sound EFX sampling keyboard series, which includes the CTK-2400 and LK-260. These two compact keyboards enable users to take various bits and pieces of music and create a sample with ten different effects to choose from. With a built-in sampling microphone, users can record their own voice, which can be integrated into different samples and rhythms. Both keyboards are equipped with Casio's Step-Up Lesson system which teaches users phase-by-phase so they can learn at their own individual pace. The LK-260 even has light up keys to help beginners with hand-placement and note identification. Other features include 400 built-in tones, 150 built-in rhythms (including 20 for piano play and 55 world rhythms), 110 songs, and USB capabilities. The CTK-2400 is available for an MSRP of $169.99 and the LK-260 for $259.99 at select music retailers nationwide.
Add a Pop of Color into Mathematics
What better way to make learning fun this holiday season than with Casio's colorful calculators! With a variety of colors to pick from including pink, black, blue, gray, and white, now users can have a calculator that fits their mathematical needs and personal style preference. Casio's calculators are easy to use, durable and provide all the advanced technological features to solve even the toughest algebraic equation. Casio's colorful scientific calculators like the fx-260 Solar and fx-300ES PLUS are perfect for students taking General Math, Trigonometry, Statistics and Geometry and the bright graphing calculators, the fx-9750GII and fx-9860GII, assist with probability, regressions, and graphing data. The new color combinations are available at select retailers nationwide and www.shopcasio.com for an MSRP of $8.99-$79.99.
For more information about Casio's full portfolio of products, visit www.casiousa.com.
About Casio America, Inc.
Casio America, Inc., Dover, N.J., is the U.S. subsidiary of Casio Computer Co., Ltd., Tokyo, Japan, one of the world's leading manufacturers of consumer electronics and business equipment solutions. Established in 1957, Casio America, Inc. markets calculators, keyboards, digital cameras, mobile presentation devices, disc title and label printers, watches, cash registers and other consumer electronic products. Casio has strived to fulfill its corporate creed of "creativity and contribution" through the introduction of innovative and imaginative products. For more information, visit www.casiousa.com.
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