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From its beginnings as a maker of watches and precision instruments to its diversification into imaging, Epson has made history over the years.

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Seiko Marvel Seiko Marvel June 1956
An originally-designed mechanical watch that became the basis for Epson's watch business.
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Printing Timer Printing Timer September 1963
The first electronic recording system in Olympic history.
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Seiko Crystal Chronometer QC-951 Seiko Crystal Chronometer QC-951 October 1964
The world's first portable, high-accuracy, battery-operated quartz timer.
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EP-101 EP-101 September 1968
The world's first miniature digital printer, from which the Epson brand was born.
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Seiko Quartz Astron 35SQ Seiko Quartz Astron 35SQ December 1969
The quartz watch that revolutionized horological history.
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SAM-D SAM-D 1970
The rare-earth bonded magnet that paved the way for Epson's magnet business.
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CMOS IC CMOS IC April 1971
The watch chip that launched Epson's semiconductor business.
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Seiko Quartz LC V.F.A. 06LC Seiko Quartz LC V.F.A. 06LC October 1973
The world's first digital quartz watch with a six-digit LCD
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Epson EX-1 Epson EX-1 June 1977
The first dedicated accounting computer to carry the Epson name.
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Melody IC SVM7910 Melody IC SVM7910 July 1978
The world's first melody IC, taking full advantage of technology used in quartz watches.
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MX-80 MX-80 October 1980
Ahead of its time: A small, lightweight computer printer.
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Camera Auto-Dating Module for Photographs Camera Auto-Dating Module for Photographs August 1981
The camera date module that became the de facto standard in its class.
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HX-20 HX-20 July 1982
The world's first hand-held computer.
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TV Watch TV Watch December 1982
The world's first television-watch, with an active-matrix LCD.
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SSR-H Series SSR-H Series May 1983
A precision assembly robot - Epson's first commercialized factory automation product.
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ET-10 ET-10 August 1984
The Televian - the world's first liquid crystal pocket color TV.
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SQ-2000 SQ-2000 October 1984
The first commercial Epson inkjet printer.
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SG-615 SG-615 April 1987
The plastic SMD crystal oscillator that became a de facto standard.
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Seiko AGS Quartz Watch Seiko AGS Quartz Watch January 1988
The world's first automatic power generating quartz watch.
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EVF Liquid Crystal Panel Module EVF Liquid Crystal Panel Module August 1988
The world's first color liquid crystal panel module for video cameras.
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VPJ-700 VPJ-700 January 1989
One of the world's first compact, full-color liquid crystal video projectors.
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TM-930 TM-930 1990
A printer for PC-POS systems that created a new market.
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Monsieur Monsieur March 1993
The ultraminiature robot that propelled itself into the Guinness Book of Records.
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Epson Stylus 800 Epson Stylus 800 March 1993
The first inkjet printer equipped with Micro Piezo technology.
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SED1560 Series SED1560 Series July 1993
An LCD driver with on-chip, energy-saving power supply logic scores a big hit.
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ECM-A0662 ECM-A0662 August 1993
The monochrome STN panel module at the forefront of LCD modules for mobile phones.
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HM-3000 HM-3000 April 1994
A high-speed IC test handler that makes full use of Epson's robotics technologies.
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Epson Stylus Color Epson Stylus Color May 1994
The world's first 720 dpi color inkjet printer.
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ELP-3000 ELP-3000 December 1994
A liquid crystal data projector offering high brightness and high resolution.
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Epson Stylus Photo Epson Stylus Photo April 1996
A six-color photo inkjet printer.
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SG-8000 Series SG-8000 Series January 1997
The world's first programmable quartz oscillators with on-chip P-ROM & PLL circuits.
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Seiko Super P-1 Seiko Super P-1 April 1997
The world's first backside progressive addition lens.
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TM-H5000 TM-H5000 September 1998
Featuring fast, quiet printing and copy functionality: Epson's first hybrid printer.
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ECM-A1192 ECM-A1192 November 1999
The low-power consumption STN transflective color LCD panel module that conquered the mobile phone market.
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Seiko/ Credor Spring Drive Seiko/ Credor Spring Drive December 1999
A spring-drive watch with quartz accuracy.
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Epson Stylus Pro 9500 Epson Stylus Pro 9500 May 2000
A large-format pigment-ink printer combining super photo quality with outstanding lightfastness.
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MD19SBT MD19SBT November 2000
MD-TFD active matrix color LCD panel module with ultra-low power consumption.
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Monna Lisa 160B Monna Lisa 160B May 2003
An inkjet textile printer
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Epson PictureMate Personal Photo Lab Epson PictureMate Personal Photo Lab March 2004
A compact easy-to-use portable photo printer
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EMP-TWD1 EMP-TWD1 September 2005
The DVD player-projector that opened up the home-theater market.
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Photo Fine Vistarich Photo Fine Vistarich May 2006
An LCD with ultra-wide viewing angles.
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EMP-6100 EMP-6100 July 2006
A dust-proof projector that keeps particulate matter at bay
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PX-700W Epson Stylus Photo PX700W September 2008
An all-in-one inkjet printer with a slim body packed full of advanced functionss
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ULTIMICRON Series ULTIMICRON Series October 2009
A high-temperature polysilicon TFT color LCD panel for electronic viewfinders
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EB-450Wi EB-450Wi January 2010
A wall-mounted, ultra-short throw lens projector with Interactive Functionality
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SurePress L-4033A June 2010
An industrial inkjet digital label press
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L100 & L200 L100 & L200 October 2010
High-capacity ink tank inkjet printers
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TM-T88V-i TM-T88V-i Series September 2011
Web-based intelligent receipt printers for shops and restaurants.
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