October 26, 2020


SHARP Announces World’s First 4K Ultra HD ‘Windows Collaboration Display’ in association with Microsoft

SHARP Business Systems (India) Pvt. Ltd., a wholly-owned Indian subsidiary of SHARP Corporation, announced the launch of PN-CD701, the world’s first ‘Windows Collaboration Display’, which offers best in class environment for business meetings with better space utilization and more productive collaboration with minimal setup.

Windows Collaboration Display – PN-CD701, is specially designed keeping in mind the office and remote working requirements of the large corporates. The next-generation interactive display enables better space utilization and more productive collaboration in meetings, boardrooms and training rooms which would totally revolutionize the way official conferences are conducted whether working from home or office space. The display comes with certification from Microsoft and Skype for businesses.

Announcing the launch, Shinji Minatogawa, Managing Director, SHARP Business Systems (India) Pvt. Ltd., said, “Sharp has always been renowned for its dedication to constantly developing innovative technologies to support the evolving needs of its customers. Our products not only offer improved technology and the latest features but also improve their quality of life. With the launch of the world’s first 4K Ultra HD ‘Windows Collaboration Display’,’ we have yet again delivered on this promise and offered our customers with the seamless all-in-one solution that allows them to work comfortably and efficiently from anywhere in the world.”

Farhana Haque, Group Director, Devices, Microsoft India said “Maximizing employee productivity securely in a hybrid workplace model is a priority for most organizations as they recover from the crisis and reimagine their operations. The Windows Collaboration Display System from Sharp provides teams the flexibility to collaborate from wherever they are working – in office meeting rooms, or through virtual meetings powered by Microsoft’s suite of productivity apps. In addition, the easy manageability of the device and the best-in-class in-built security features of Windows 10 Pro enable seamless teamwork in organizations.”

Besides the launch, SHARP has also rolled out a special, integrated package of workplace solutions keeping in mind the requirements of working professionals operating remotely in the times of Covid-19. The special integrated package includes the Windows collaboration display along with a multi-functional printer (Annexure- 1), a Commercial Air Purifier (Annexure- 2), and a Dynabook laptop (Annexure- 3). The package can benefit all workgroups including start-ups but is in particular designed for SMEs, BFSI, large institutions and multinational corporates to make working from home easier, safer and more efficient. The remote working package can also be availed either through sale or through a pay per use model that further enhances its affordability and relevance.

Talking about the integrated corporate offering to remotely working executives, Manu Paliwal, President-Business Solutions, SHARP Business Systems (India) Pvt. Ltd., said “Due to the challenging times we live in because of the Covid-19 pandemic, regular human-to-human engagement at the workplace has been adversely affected. At Sharp Business Systems we have come up with an integrated digital solution to ensure fast, efficient, and safe office communications while also taking care of the health needs of professionals. The solution will ensure that their health and safety is not compromised while enhancing the overall efficiency and quality of their remote engagement and management”

The PN-CD701 Windows collaboration display embraces a 4K Ultra HD 70″ class interactive display, 12+12W built-in speakers, a high-quality camera and an IoT sensor hub that works seamlessly with the best Microsoft 365 collaboration tools. The device comes with a built-in microphone and a wireless casting that works with Windows and Android™ devices. It provides clear, visual information to enable more efficient workstation utilization and creates a comfortable meeting and training environments for more productive collaboration and learning, while also improving overall facilities management. Besides, the 10-point Projected Capacitive [PCAP] touch technology and Direct Optical Bonding provides a more accurate touch precision and natural Pen-on-Paper experience. 

The launch took place virtually with a footfall of over 500 corporate customers across the industry. The 4K Ultra HD Windows collaboration display is available for purchase all over India directly from the company or through authorized SHARP dealers and is priced at INR 11, 29,000. 

As part of the integrated deal- Sharp offers Compact Smart Multifunctional Printer with the capabilities of full size office Multifunctional Printers, specially designed  for Work from Home,  SME, Co Working spaces, Front Desk,  BFSI, Hospitals, Meeting Rooms, Architectural offices, Huddle spaces, Hotel/ Company Reception. The high-end MFP offerings come with contactless printing through access cards, Data security, and AI capabilities like Voice Assist and High speed scanning to digitize the documents. With Sharp Open System Architecture and 10.1 inch touch panel it is easy to integrate cloud platforms like One Drive, Google Drive, Share point, Box etc. to access the documents on the go.

For more details please refer Annexure- 1.

Sharp Air Purifiers come with dual technologies, “Active” Plasmacluster technology and “Passive” Filtration process. Sharp Air Purifiers are equipped with TRUE HEPA filters with H14 class. They can remove 99.97% of dust and other particles size 0.3 um each time air passes through them. SHARP air purifiers are certified by Indian Institutes of Technology, Delhi. Sharp Air purifiers take care of Indoor air quality and remove the bacteria and virus during pandemic spread and create a safe working environment for Employee.

For more details please refer Annexure- 2.

Dynabook laptops comes with rich technical features designed to make mobile life easier. The laptops are engineered for business and education purposes to deliver high quality, reliable and optimum performance. The company recently acquired Toshiba’s Laptop division and introduced World’s lightest laptop endorsing Dynabook laptops that helps in maximising productivity at work through the best-in-market quality and reliability along with creating intelligent designs with smart features.

For more details please refer Annexure- 3.

SHARP Business Systems (India) Pvt. Ltd.:

Sharp Business Systems (India) Pvt. Ltd. is an ISO 9001:2015 certified and wholly-owned Indian subsidiary of Sharp Corporation, Japan which is a 108-year-old company with many technological innovations.

Supported by a well-trained sales and service force, our business provides a host of market-leading B2B and B2C products that includes a comprehensive range of the latest Office Solutions, Visual Solutions and Home Solutions across India for over 20 years.

We are present in 13 cities across the nation with 200+ channel partners, offering ‘One Stop Solution’ across multiple verticals.

We have a wide portfolio that includes Digital Photocopiers, Multi-functional Printers and Laser Printers in the category of Office Solutions, Information display panels and Interactive whiteboard in the Visual Solutions category, Dynabook laptops in the category of IT, along with Commercial Air Purifiers and Small Home Appliances, in the home solutions category