SMART showcases new line of interactive displays and software
Amsterdam, 07 February 2017. SMART Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: SMT) (TSX: SMA), a leading provider of collaboration solutions, has launched three new lines of interactive displays: Two of the new panel series will feature proprietary collaboration technology called iQ that provides unparalleled integration of personal devices, software and content all within the interactive displays.
The SMART Board 7000 series is the company’s most advanced interactive display. Its exclusive iQ technology enables the display to act as the central hub of classrooms as well as meetings, unifying participants, room displays, software, content and personal devices into one cohesive experience. It also features HyPr Touch™ (Hybrid Precision Touch) to deliver superior writing performance and touch accuracy, as well as the ability to recognise commands from an array of different interactive tools.
The SMART Board 6000 series now includes iQ technology as a standard feature to provide simple one-touch access to materials, software and applications.
The SMART Board 2000 series is an everyday display designed to encourage better collaboration in the meeting room or in classroom. It is the first non-touch display integrated with wireless screen sharing.
All SMART educational displays are optimised and include SMART Learning Suite software, a subscription-based software platform with interactive lesson delivery, game-based activities, formative assessments, and collaborative, online workspaces. It also provides an unparalleled interaction across web, mobile and desktop devices for increased engagement.
SMART Board 7000 series interactive display with iQ SMART’s proprietary HyPr Touch™ (Hybrid Precision Touch) is the next generation optical technology delivering superior writing performance and touch accuracy, as well as the ability to recognise an array of different interactive tools (pen, eraser, etc.). The intuitive display enables four users to write simultaneously in the pen colour of their choice (Pen ID™). The interactive display can intuitively distinguish between different commands, allowing users to write with the pens, select content with their fingers and use their palms to erase (Object awareness™). It supports up to 16 simultaneous touch, writing and erase points for maximum ease of use. Other features including magnetic pen tray, multi-port Convenience Panel, dual presence detection sensors, onscreen video preview and source switching, 4K Ultra HD resolution and ENERGY STAR® compliance. The displays are available in 75” and 86” panel sizes.
The new SMART Board 6000 series interactive display now comes with the unique iQ experience built in as a standard feature to provide a robust and affordable solution. It also shares exclusive features with the 7000 series, including Silktouch™, Object awareness™, Pen ID™ (supports two users writing simultaneously in the pen colour of their choice), SMART ink™, 4K Ultra HD resolution and ENERGY STAR® compliance. The displays are available in 65” and 75” panel sizes.
The SMART Board 2000 series is a new non-touch display with built-in screen sharing capability for participants to present content from their laptops, tablets or any other mobile device. Broadly supporting iOS, Android and Microsoft devices, the new SMART Board 2000 displays in 4K Ultra HD resolution. IThe display is available in a 75” panel size.