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3D Systems CubeX 3D Printer Wins the CNET Best of CES Award for Hottest Emerging Tech at the 2013 International CES

Thursday, January 10, 2013

3D Systems CubeX 3D Printer Wins the CNET Best of CES Award for Hottest Emerging Tech at the 2013 International CES17:22 EST Thursday, January 10, 2013LAS VEGAS, Jan. 10, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced today it won a Best of CES Award for its CubeX™ 3D printer, the ultimate desktop 3D printer that can print as big as a basketball in triple color. Produced and judged by editors from CNET (www.cnet.com), the winners of the Best of CES Awards were announced Thursday, January 10, at 2013 CES in Las Vegas. Selected by CNET's unbiased expert editors, the winners were the most exciting, innovative, and promising products at the show. CNET editors scoured the 2013 CES show floor for products to consider for the prestigious award. In addition, CNET awarded a Best of Show product and thousands of online readers and viewers voted for the CNET People's Voice winner. Videos of the winners and finalist products can be found at http://www.cnet.com/ces. The CubeX 3D printer takes desktop to a whole new level with the biggest print size capabilities in its class and the only desktop 3D printer to offer triple color printing while providing professional quality, speed and accuracy. The CubeX 3D printer is for tech enthusiasts, serious hobbyists, entrepreneurs and educators who want to enjoy the consumer features like intuitive use and reliability while getting professional print quality. "We are honored to be recognized by CNET's editors for this prestigious award at CES," said Avi Reichental, President and CEO of 3D Systems. "We are dedicated to bring 3D printing out of emerging tech and into the mainstream in homes, schools, and workplaces everywhere with our easy-to-use, consumer 3D printers." "Hundreds of companies and manufacturers descend on Las Vegas each January to announce the products that will make news in the coming year," said Lindsey Turrentine, Editor in Chief of CNET Reviews. "CNET's army of editors work tirelessly to meet with industry insiders, explore every inch of the CES show floor, and live blog every major press conference to make sure we find the most exciting new tech from the show. We're happy to have selected 3D Systems' CubeX 3D printer for a Best of CES Award."About 3D Systems Corporation 3D Systems is a leading global provider of 3D content-to-print solutions including 3D printers, print materials and on-demand custom parts services for professionals and consumers alike. The company also provides CAD modeling, reverse engineering and inspection software tools and consumer 3D printers, apps and services. Its expertly integrated solutions replace and complement traditional methods and reduce the time and cost of designing and manufacturing new products. 3D Systems products and services are used to rapidly design, communicate, prototype or produce real functional parts, empowering customers to create and make with confidence. The 3D Systems Corporation logo is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=4537 More information on the company is available at www.3DSystems.comCONTACT: Investor Contact: Stacey Witten 803-326-4010 Email: Stacey.Witten@3dsystems.com Media Contact: Cathy Lewis 781-852-5007 Email: Cathy.Lewis@3dsystems.com