Coby Electronics Partners with ProPack and Mobile Systems to Offer Widest Range of Business Apps On Best-Selling KYROS™ Tablets
Lake Success, NY, December 10, 2012 – Coby Electronics Corporation, the CE leader with products designed to complement every lifestyle, today announced exciting new partnerships with ProPack, the company known for empowering Android™ Internet tablets with a “toolbox” of productivity-focused apps, and Mobile Systems, a leading provider of personal productivity software, to offer an expansive new range of business-focused apps directly on the company’s best-selling KYROS™ line of tablets. The latest Coby KYROS units to include the new apps are currently shipping to major retailers nationwide.
“We’re very excited about partnering with ProPack and MobileSystems to further enhance our feature-packed KYROS tablets and give consumers the opportunity to boost their productivity like never before,” said Ian Kolker, Product Manager, Coby Electronics. “The full suite of newly-available apps will allow users-on-the-go to get the most out of their KYROS units – right out of the box.”
The ProPack “Productivity Toolbox” featured on all new tablet models in Coby’s 2013 line contains nearly a dozen best-of-class applications and cloud services – including 5GB of free cloud storage– that help make the unit a completely portable business solution.
ProPack includes a variety of business-based applications from leading developers such as SugarSync, SwiftKey, Catch, F-Secure, PrintHand, Jump Desktop, SignEasy, PayAnywhere and others, offering users anti-virus protection, remote desktop, printing from the tablet, the ability to make credit card transactions right from the device and much more. “ProPack provides KYROS tablet users with a full range of applications that increase the unit’s core capability, from every day users to business professionals, and we’re delighted to be working with Coby to bring the latest offerings to their customers,” said Brandon Frye, ProPack Founder.
Coby’s new KYROS models also come preloaded with Mobile System’s OfficeSuite, a free, universal document viewer for Android. With OfficeSuite, KYROS owners can open and view a wide range of files and attachments, including: Microsoft Word™ documents, Excel™ spreadsheets and PowerPoint™ presentations as well as PDF and Zip files. Users can easily share files through email or via popular applications such as Google Docs, Dropbox and more. A built-in upgrade option also allows users to make edits anywhere, anytime.
“Bundling our OfficeSuite applications on Coby’s popular KYROS tablets gives users seamless access to their most important documents anywhere, anytime, providing complete on-the-go efficiency,” said [name, title,] Mobile Systems.
About Mobile Systems and OfficeSuite
Mobile Systems delivers high quality, innovative mobile office software and solutions and a range of over 800 mobile dictionary apps cross-platform by publishers as Oxford University Press, Cambridge University Press, Collins and McGraw-Hill. Mobile Systems’ flagship, award-winning software OfficeSuite allows mobile professionals to view, edit and create Microsoft® Word, Excel and PowerPoint documents on their mobile device. Through the software’s seamless integration with the cloud, it enables simple, anytime, anywhere access to important content. Installed on over 80 million devices in more than 70 countries and with additional channel user base of over 15 million, OfficeSuite Viewer is a worldwide leader in mobile office solutions.
For more information, visit www.mobisystems.com. Customers can follow the company on www.facebook.com/MobiSystems.