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Kyocera Mita Begins 2003 with Honors for Color, Multi-functional and High-Volume Devices

Kyocera Mita continues to demonstrate high product reliability, functionality and superiority with honors from BERTL and Better Buys for Business

Fairfield, New Jersey, February 24, 2003 – Kyocera Mita, one of the world's leading document imaging companies, today announced that its network color/monochrome multi-functional products and high volume monochrome multi-functional products (MFPs) received high marks for product reliability and functionality from Business Equipment Research & Test Laboratories (BERTL) and Better Buys for Business. The awards are:


    “Exceptional” ratings from BERTL and “Editor’s Choice” rating from Better Buys for Business for the KM-C2030 and the KM-C3130, color/monochrome printer, copier and scanner devices. The KM-C2030 provides color output speeds of 20 pages per minute (ppm) with 31 ppm for monochrome; while the KM-C3130 produces 31 ppm for both color and monochrome. Both devices also offer a comprehensive list of finishing features that are critical to short-run projects and departmental activities.


    “Recommended” rating from BERTL for the KM-6330. This imaging system provides a 63 ppm Copy and Print, Scan Digital Imaging System for Large Workgroups.


    “Recommended” rating from BERTL for the KM-8530. The device is a production level digital copier/multi-functional product (MFP) with optional network printer and scanner capabilities that can handle up to 750,000 impressions per month with a 85 ppm output speed.


“One of Kyocera Mita’s main areas of focus this year is broadening the color product line while continuing to offer superior monochrome products across many applications,” said Tony Levi, director, product/solutions marketing. “These independent test results confirm that Kyocera Mita is continuing to support its channel with the top-quality products that are in demand in today’s market. Ultimately, what we want to do as an organization is provide our customers with more robust products and functionality through intelligent, simpler technology.”

Kyocera Mita is one of the world’s largest manufacturers and leading providers of computer-connectable peripherals, including network-ready digital copiers/printers, laser printers, color copiers/printers, digital laser facsimiles, multi-functional and wide format imaging solutions. Kyocera Mita is part of Kyocera Corporation, the world’s leading developer and manufacturer of advanced ceramics and associated products, including telecommunications equipment, semiconductor packages and electronic components. Kyocera Corporation’s consolidated net revenues totaled $7.78 billion during the year ended March 31, 2002. Kyocera Mita’s headquarters for the Americas are in Fairfield, New Jersey.

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