Press release

Asia’s Largest Cinema Chain Purchases 350 Christie Digital Cinema Projectors

BEIJING – (August 24, 2011) – Christie® announces that Wanda Group has purchased 350 digital cinema projectors. The deal includes the Christie CP4230, Christie CP4220, Christie CP2210, Christie CP2220 and Christie CP2230 models. Wanda Group, the largest cinema operator with 71 premium cinemas and more than 600 screens across China, is planning to add another 120 cinemas by 2012, bringing its screen total to 1,100.

“Christie, as the pioneer of digital cinema projection technology, and also the first to present digital solutions based on 4K, is committed to deliver our customers the best cinema projection solution and service. With the cinema industry experiencing such vigorous growth in China, we are confident we will be able to continue serving film operators here with the same level of commitment and dedication that we always have,” said Lin Yu, vice president, Christie Asia Pacific.

The Christie CP4220 and Christie CP4230 are the world’s first superior 4K DLP® digital cinema projectors and the latest addition to the Christie Solaria series. Digital Cinema Initiatives (DCI) compliant, they provide the world’s most brilliant 3D images and are the most robust and cost-effective 4K DLP cinema solution available.

About Christie®

Christie Digital Systems USA, Inc. is a global visual technologies company and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ushio, Inc., Japan, (JP:6925). Consistently setting the standards by being the first to market some of the world’s most advanced projectors and complete system displays, Christie is recognized as one of the most innovative visual technology companies in the world.  From retail displays to Hollywood, mission critical command centers to classrooms and training simulators, Christie display solutions and projectors capture the attention of audiences around the world with dynamic and stunning images. Visit www.christiedigital.com.

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