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Canon U.S.A. Celebrates Canon Inc.’s Significant Milestone of 40,000 Digital Radiology Detectors Sold

MELVILLE, N.Y., November 22, 2017 – In celebration of a historic benchmark for its parent company, Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, announces that Canon Inc. has sold a total of 40,000 digital radiography detectors worldwide.* Approximately twenty years ago, Canon Inc. introduced the company’s first digital radiography panel, the CXDI-11, and has brought to market a variety of different models in the decades since, including the CXDI-31 Portable Digital Radiography Detector and the CXDI-50RF Dynamic/Static Detector.

Recently, Canon U.S.A. announced the introduction of the latest version of Canon digital radiography flat panel technology: the CXDI-710C, CXDI-810C and CXDI-410C Wireless Detectors, which, as compared to the prior generation of Canon detectors, feature upgraded capabilities to help improve the patient experience and to help meet the needs of healthcare professionals.

“As a company, Canon Inc. has a storied history of imaging excellence and expertise, which clearly extends to Canon digital radiography products,” said Tsuneo Imai, vice president and general manager, Healthcare Solutions Division, Business Imaging Solutions Group, Canon U.S.A., Inc. and president, Virtual Imaging, Inc. “The sale of 40,000 units of  Canon digital radiography panels can be seen as a sign that Canon products offer the high-quality imaging needed to help medical professionals examine their patients in an effective and, most importantly, comfortable manner. This is a momentous occasion truly worth celebrating and we look forward to Canon’s continued technological advancements in this expanding field.”

The Canon digital radiography portfolio consists of:

  • CXDI-710C Wireless Digital Radiography System
  • CXDI-810C Wireless Digital Radiography System
  • CXDI-410C Wireless Digital Radiography System
  • CXDI-701C Wireless Digital Radiography System
  • CXDI-801C Wireless Digital Radiography System
  • CXDI-401C Wireless Digital Radiography System
  • CXDI-501G Digital Radiography System
  • CXDI-501C Digital Radiography System
  • CXDI-401G COMPACT Digital Radiography System
  • CXDI-401C COMPACT Digital Radiography System

Canon digital radiology panels have found themselves at home in a variety of environments of all sizes, including hospitals and military locations. Offering flexible capabilities, the recently announced CXDI-710C, CXDI-810C and CXDI-410C Wireless Detectors are among the lightest weight detectors currently available and are designed with form and function in mind to help improve user and patient experience. Despite being lightweight, the carbon fiber chassis and frame provide high performance and high durability, tested for the rigors of demanding daily use. The detectors offer superb quality and reliability that customers have come to expect from Canon.

For more information about Canon radiography systems, please visit https://www.usa.canon.com/dr.

About Canon U.S.A., Inc.

Canon U.S.A., Inc., is a leading provider of consumer, business-to-business, and industrial digital imaging solutions to the United States and to Latin America and the Caribbean markets. With approximately $29 billion in global revenue, its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks third overall in U.S. patents granted in 2016.† Canon U.S.A. is committed to the highest level of customer satisfaction and loyalty, providing 100 percent U.S.-based service and support for all of the products it distributes in the United States. Canon U.S.A. is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental responsibility. In 2014, the Canon Americas Headquarters secured LEED® Gold certification, a recognition for the design, construction, operations and maintenance of high-performance green buildings. To keep apprised of the latest news from Canon U.S.A., sign up for the Company's RSS news feed by visiting www.usa.canon.com/rss and follow us on Twitter @CanonUSA. For media inquiries, please contact pr@cusa.canon.com.

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*Includes sales to affiliates.

Based on weekly patent counts issued by United States Patent and Trademark Office.

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