Epson, the world leader in digital imaging, projection and printing, received the Red Dot Award in the product Design category (Red Dot Award: Product design 2018) for its EcoTank printers and its EB-1795F portable projector.
Created in the year 1955 in Germany, the Red Dot Design Awards are organized by Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen and recognized around the world as one of the most prestigious in the field of design. A jury of experts evaluates the products announced during the last two years and selects the best products based on nine criteria, including: degree of innovation, functionality, ergonomics, ecological compatibility and durability. This year’s winners were.
“Epson is a company committed to creating products that exceed the expectations of its customers and our designs reflect this concept as we continue to create devices that help improve the quality of life and work of people,” commented Manabu Kawahara, General Manager of design of the printing Operations Division of Epson.
The products recognized with the Red Dot Award are:
- Inkjet printers Epson EcoTank L4150/L4160/L6161/L6171/L6191 with ink tanks without cartridges, have a filling system that avoids errors and spills, which are located in the part and front to improve accessibility and to facilitate the verification of the consumable level, which is automatically recharged in its entirety when placing a new bottle.
- Portable Projector EB-1795F, combines a lightweight and ultra-flat design, with advanced features and image quality. It incorporates traditional cable connectivity as well as wireless, allowing time-saving installation. It is appropriate for those who are constantly moving and frequently perform presentations on their client’s premises.