Tuesday, 05 January 2016, 09:00 | Las Vegas
Beijing Tiertime Technology Co. Ltd. (Tiertime) announced today the global launch of its new consumer 3D printer UP mini 2 at the International CES 2016 in Las Vegas, NV. As the second generation of UP mini, UP mini 2 is the first consumer ready desktop 3D printer in the UP Series that uses touch screen control and WIFI connection.
UP mini 2 is not only affordable, reliable and easy-to-use like the first generation UP mini, it also comes with many new features related to usability, portability and connectivity, all of which have shown Tiertime's strength in innovation and product development in 3D printing industry.
Compared with the first generation UP mini, UP mini 2 has the following five major upgrades:
Better print quality - Capable of printing in 0.15mm layer thickness with new mechanical design;
Touch screen control - Provide better 3D printing user experience;
WIFI connection - WIFI support, enabling better user control of the 3D printer via mobile APPs;
Built-in HEPA air filtration - Reduce 3D printing air emissions and provide healthy and safe 3D printing environment;
Aluminum handle, and separate spool container with build-in toolbox - Easy to carry and handy to use.
"UP mini 2 has the latest features available on 3D printing market, and it has also fine tuned those features to provide the best 3D printing experience. UP mini 2 is a consumer-oriented 3D printer for students at schools, kids at home and 3D printing fans around the world. We have given much thought about intuitive user interfaces to create more consumer friendly 3D printing environment."says Tiertime's CEO, Dr. Allen Guo.
Besides the major upgraded features mentioned above, UP mini 2 also comes with a brand new look, and it includes internal LED lighting to easily monitor printing process. The overall dimension of UP mini 2 is 255 x 365 x 385mm and it weighs 8 KG (20.3LB).
UP mini 2 will be available for purchase worldwide beginning at the second quarter of 2016, through Tiertime's global distribution partners and major e-commerce platforms. Customers will get 12-month manufacturer warranty that Tiertime has been providing for all UP series 3D printers.