Rene Eringaard's XS2 as importer in Europe between 1996-2011. Nowadays XS2 is a sourcing agency, goods and factory inspector. Branding, Marketing, Sales Channel Consultant in Taipei, Taiwan & Netherlands.
Rene Eringaard launched XXODD desktop computers, game notebooks, gaming laptops in 2007. XXODD high-end gaming laptops became famous. XS2 remains distributor for many Taiwanese goods.
Catalogues created by Rene Eringaard as ICP's purchaser-, sales-, marketing manager 1991-1996. At present advising about product, brand, marketing, business, sales, strategies in Taipei, Taiwan & Netherlands.
XS2 created a sales channel with 3000 resellers in Belgium and Netherlands. Acer Peripherals, Micro-Star Intl MSI, Airlive, Hitachi, AMD, Intel, Microsoft. XXODD computers and game laptops.
In this 1st year the net sales of XS2 is € 8 million. XS2 becomes importer, exporter, distributor. Focus on computer parts and peripherals. Intro of the 3dfx Voodoo 3D gamer graphics card.
In this 2nd year the net sales of XS2 is € 14 million. Rene Eringaard registers the brand name "Promedia" and "XS2" as trademark for computers, laptops, peripherals.
In this 3rd year the net sales of XS2 is € 18 million. Promedia high performance game notebooks, gaming laptop computers are introduced. XS2 becomes distributor for MSI (Micro-Star)
In this 4th year net sales of XS2 is € 28 million. XS2 becomes distributor for: J&S (Taiwan), Raite (Taiwan), Fujifilm (Japan), Onstream (USA), Lucky Star (Taiwan), ViewSonic (USA), Labway (TW)
In this 5th year the net sales of XS2 is € 35 million. Intro of a Promedion handheld GPS device. XS2 becomes distributor for: BenQ (Taiwan), NengTyi (Taiwan), Amoisonic (China), Holux GPS (Taiwan)
In this 6th year the net sales of XS2 is € 33 million. Intro of Promedion LCD TFT All-in-One PC's & Wi-Fi products. XS2 becomes distributor for: PQI (Taiwan), Pixelview (Taiwan), Z-Com (Taiwan)
In this 7th year the net sales of XS2 is € 28 million. XS2 becomes a large assembler of desktop computers & laptops. Intro of compact MP3 players with LCD-screen. Hitachi Distributor.
In this 8th year the net sales of XS2 is € 29 million. Intro of Promedion tablet PC, portable DVDplayers, pocket MP4 players. Distributor for: TomTom GPS (NL), MIO GPS (Taiwan), ADATA (Taiwan)
In this 9th year the net sales of XS2 is € 34 million. Intro of 2MP pen sized Promedion digital camera. Promedion 400GB USB harddisk. Promedion changed to XXODD avoiding conflict with Medion.
In this 10th year net sales of XS2 is € 35 million. XXODD high performance computers & laptops. Becomes distributor for Arima (Taiwan), QNAP (Taiwan), MaPower (Taiwan), Twinmos (Taiwan)
In this 11th year net sales of XS2 is € 18 million. XXODD computers & laptops generating higher profit at a lower sales turnover compared to sales of computer parts.
In this 12th year the net sales of XS2 is € 14 million. Economic crisis puts pressure on XS2’s sales. XS2 becomes distributor for: Topstar (China), Raidon Technology (Taiwan), Patriot (USA Taiwan)
In this 13th year net sales of XS2 is € 10 million. Worsening economic crisis. XS2 distributes: Toshiba (Japan) FIC (Taiwan). XS2 becomes Intel Channel Premier & Microsoft Gold Certified Partner.
Global economic crisis continues. Cloud, Tablets, Smartphones replacing computers. Rene Eringaard decides voluntary liquidation of XS2 Europe BV. XS2 Taiwan continues.
Mass e-mailings by Rene Eringaard's XS2 to 9000 European resellers. Each year XS2 assembled 20.000 pcs gaming notebooks, laptops, computers. In 2006 Promedion was changed to XXODD.
Rene Eringaard's company XS2 and XXODD web banners. Fastest custom built gaming laptops and computers. XXODD: the latest Intel and AMD processors, NVIDIA GTX or ATI Radeon graphics.
XXODD LAPTOPS: NVIDIA or ATI GPU. Powerful graphics. Intel or AMD desktop CPU's in a laptop. Each year XS2 assembled 20.000 notebooks, laptops for gaming, game computers, all-in-one LCD PC's.
XXODD LAPTOPS: WINMAG'Winfavorite' PCM'Editors Choice' PCPLUS'Best Buy' CHIP'Highest Score' HET'Power Laptop' HARDWARE INFO'RaceMonster' PCC'Best Buy' WIRELESS'First Choice'
XXODD LAPTOPS: Focus on highest resolution screens. High performance CPU's. Fast GPU's for gaming. PCM MAGAZINE: 'desktop workstation' 'laptop faster then all desktop systems', 'Best Product'
XXODD XNi570B: Computer Totaal 'Our Choice'. XXODD XNA700K: PC-Active 'fastest notebook'. XXODD XNA700K: PCConsumer 'fastest notebook'. XXODD 550V: WINMAG 'Best Product' hardware encryption.
With a custom built to order “XXODD” website (like Alienware) XS2 expands to: Enthusiast Gaming, High-End Servers, Workstations. PCM: 'Editors choice' for XXODD D901C and XNi570 laptops.
Energy efficient notebooks: Dutch Consumer Guide Magazine: XXODD XNi8515 tested as notebook with best energy saving. PCM Magazine: XXODD 8212 ultra light magnesium alloy awarded 'Best Buý'.
XXODD LAPTOPS: XS2 intensives its partnership with Intel, AMD, NVIDIA (GTX SLI), Microsoft. PCM Magazine: 'XXODD XNi760CU notebook with NVIDIA is a desktop replacement to be jealous at'
XXODD XNi900F LAPTOP: 18 inch FullHD. Intel Core i7 980X Six Cores 12 Threads, 3,60GHz Turbo, 12MB cache, 12GB DDR3 memory. NVIDIA GeForce GTX480M GPU GDDR5, 3x 250GB SSD RAID 0, 1, 5.
XXODD PROJECTS. SPYKER CARS: Hand-built custom made super sports cars manufacturer. CAKEWALK: Software developer for recording and making music.
XXODD PROJECTS. Rene Eringaard's XS2 developed a XXODD notebook in cooperation with Intel. UEFA Champions League Football Clubs: Feyenoord and PSV.
XXODD accessory for notebooks, laptops, computers: Digital Cameras, USB Flash, Powerline Network, Bluetooth Mouse, Routers, USB Harddisks, GPS Tracker & Navigation
XXODD accessory for Android, iOS tablet smartphone. Bluetooth Speakers, Bluetooth Selfie Sticks, Power Banks, Projectors, WiFi DLP projectors, Smartphone Stands.
XXODD ICT & CE trade shows such as: Computex Taipei Taiwan. Integrated Systems Europe ISE Amsterdam. Distree EMEA Monaco.
VIBIAN - Global World Time Zone Watch: Change the current time to any Time Zone or city. Simply turn the bezel to a city with a single movement. Made in Taiwan.