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SAPPHIRE Technology to Feature EDGE VS8 Player PC Running Latest SCALA Software at Infocomm 2013

Leading design, performance and features offer compelling solution for integration partners

SAPPHIRE EDGE VS-Series player PC

SAPPHIRE EDGE VS-Series player PCs deliver the functionality and reliability required for demanding 24/7 digital signage installations.

Hong Kong, June 6th, 2013 – SAPPHIRE Technology Ltd., a leading manufacturer and global supplier of innovative IT and professional AV products, today announced that it will showcase its EDGE VS8 player PC running the latest digital signage software from partner SCALA at Infocomm 2013, Orlando, at the Orange County Convention Center, Booth #5943.

“We are pleased to be featuring our flagship EDGE VS8 with the latest SCALA software at Infocomm,” said Adrian Thompson, VP of Marketing, SAPPHIRE Technology Ltd. “Integration partners will be able to witness first-hand the performance benefits and flexibility of this compelling combination for a wide variety of digital signage projects.”

The SAPPHIRE family of EDGE player PCs includes a range of feature-rich, high performing, compact designs built on AMD Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) technology—delivering significant energy savings and unparalleled performance. Shown for the very first time at InfoComm, the latest addition to the EDGE VS-Series, the SAPPHIRE EDGE DS8, features all the graphics performance of the EDGE VS8 in a slim, wall mountable metal design. With support for multiple Full HD outputs, integrated wired and wireless networking, and Barebones models enabling for custom configurations and differentiation, SAPPHIRE player PCs are ideally suited for driving compelling single- or multi-screen digital signage.

About SAPPHIRE Technology

SAPPHIRE Technology is a leading manufacturer and global supplier of a broad range of innovative technologies for PC enthusiasts, home users and professionals. Its origins rooted in graphics hardware design and manufacturing, the extensive SAPPHIRE product range has since grown from state-of-the-art graphics add-in boards—for which  SAPPHIRE is recognized as the premiere AMD partner—to include motherboards, mini PCs, external graphics expanders, and Professional AV products. Founded in 2001, SAPPHIRE is a privately held global company headquartered in Hong Kong. Further information can be found at: www.sapphiretech.com.

About InfoComm International®

InfoComm International® is the international trade association representing the professional audiovisual and information communications industries. Established in 1939, InfoComm has more than 5,000 members, including manufacturers, systems integrators, dealers and distributors, independent consultants, programmers, rental and staging companies, end-users and multimedia professionals from more than 80 countries. InfoComm International is the leading resource for AV standards, market research and news. Its training, certification and education programs set a standard of excellence for AV professionals. InfoComm International is the founder of InfoComm, the largest annual conference and exhibition for AV buyers and sellers worldwide. InfoComm also produces trade shows in Asia, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East.