The world’s first portable interactive board
PLUS Vision Corp. will release a sheet type interactive boards “PLUS Wireless Interactive Panel UPIC” which can be easy rolled up for easy carry. “UPIC” features three distinguishing functions by becoming a Whiteboard, Screen for projector or Interactive screen. The back of “UPIC” is magnetic making it very easy to set it up by just simply attaching it on a blackboard or a whiteboard. The “UPIC” has a thickness of 0.4mm and it weighs 1.5kg (56 inches type) resulting in a easy storage unlike the conventional interactive boards. The “UPIC” is capable of establishing wireless connection to PC through the use of exclusive digital pen which is equipped with Bluetooth technology eliminating any needs for power cord connection as well as any cables for PC connection.
The digital pen has been developed by Anoto Group AB in Sweden which comes with camera on its tip capable of reading dot pattern capturing positional information and sending this information to the designated PC. The “UPIC” comes in three different sizes which are 56 inch, 64 inch and 72 inch. The set price of the panel and the digital pen will be about 92,400 yen for 56inch, 113,400 yen for 64 inch?and 134,400 yen for 72inch model. The product will hit the market from the beginning of July 2009.