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prosumer

(PROfessional conSUMER) A person who is very knowledgeable about a subject and likes to purchase high-quality equipment. For example, many digital cameras fall into the prosumer category (see viewfinder). They offer higher quality and more advanced features than the lower-end consumer variety, but still do not possess all the features of the most professional units on the market. See consumer.
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The company also is straddling the fence between pro and prosumer with its 3D Full HD twin-lens camera system introduced at CES.
El cambio de accion de los prosumers cubre toda la cadena de valor empresarial.
If prosumers are repeatedly placed on hold for 10 minutes when they phone your office, they may write you off and seek a provider who's more responsive.
The prosumer thinks differently than Baby Boomers when making buying decisions--research shows it takes only a small number, approximately two to three percent of global prosumers, to create a new trend worldwide and generate the marketing buzz that can make your commercial effort a boom or a bust.
First, Prosumer said it is eliminating "almost all" direct mail, and will use the Internet for management of subscriptions and customer service.
The prosumer mobile email market is clearly the largest growing segment as smartphone users demand more advanced mobile email capabilities for both work and pleasure," said Michel Besner, senior vice president of marketing for OZ Communications.
Western Digital Corporation, a world leader in connected storage solutions, today updated its prosumer solutions with My Cloud EX2 Ultra, a high-performance, two-bay network attached storage (NAS) system.
The professional and prosumer photography segment has been clamoring for a true 'coffee-table' book that features their work, which they can then present to wedding and other clients," said Eileen Gittins, Blurb's founder and CEO.
Pinnacle will utilize ATI's leading edge graphics and video technology as its hardware platform for future prosumer video editing solutions.
3D Systems today unveiled the new CubePro 3D printer, the only simultaneous triple-color, multi-materials, large capacity, prosumer printer available today.
With a dedicated source drive and easy one-touch functionality, Aleratec s prosumer solutions support all popular DVD formats and even have the ability to duplicate DVD-RAM media and up to 8.