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Partnership Gives CEDIA Integrators Access to Onkyo Receivers, Home Theater Systems, DVD Players and Accessories; Fortifies Electrograph’s Audio Offering

September 2, 2008 – HAUPPAUGE, NEW YORK – Electrograph Systems, Inc., a leading national distributor of display technology products and services, today announced a new distribution partnership with Onkyo USA Corporation, an international manufacturer of top residential audio electronics. The agreement gives Electrograph’s CEDIA installers easy accessibility to Onkyo’s receivers, home theater systems, DVD players and other audio accessories. Electrograph (Booth #1000) will feature the Onkyo TX-SR606 home theater receiver during CEDIA EXPO, September 4-7, 2008, in Denver, Colorado.

“Onkyo is internationally known for its expertise in building such features as HQV video processing and ISF video calibration into its audio products. This functionality creates a perfect A/V hub for the myriad flat panel and projector brands available from Electrograph,? said Jeff Jerome, director of product management for Electrograph Systems, Inc. “Clearly, Onkyo gives CEDIA installers tremendous opportunity and value. With this addition to our growing audio offering, Electrograph is now well-positioned as the ‘go to’ distributor for full residential systems.?

“With the addition of Onkyo products, Electrograph offers a full complement of brands that will give integrators easy access to the solutions they are looking for to efficiently serve their customers,? explained Keith Haas, director of sales, Onkyo USA Corporation. “We believe in and respect the reputation that Electrograph has established in this channel and across the country. We look forward to forging a long and successful relationship that will benefit our mutual customer base.?

Onkyo Audio Electronics
Onkyo’s stereo receivers provide affordable HD-capability and the fullness of surround sound audio quality at low volume levels. They allow Blu-ray disc players, gaming consoles, cable/satellite boxes and everything in the digital realm to be used together flawlessly.

The home theater systems instantly transform a room into a home entertainment experience with powerful multichannel systems that combine the convenience of all-in-one systems with the performance of many separate components. With full THX processing capabilities, homeowners can be sure their Onkyo home theater systems will incorporate the full potential of surround sound for all entertainment options, along with stellar amplifier performance.

The DVD player line includes everything from universal models to newer 1080p upscaling and HD conversion products. Onkyo accessories such as remote controls, remote interactive docks for iPods and wireless USB audio transports help complete a home theater system.

About Onkyo Onkyo, which takes its name from the Japanese “On? meaning “sound? and “Kyo? meaning “harmony,? has been producing precision audio components for over a half-century. The company’s philosophy is to deliver products that are superbly designed and built to a consistently outstanding standard of excellence. Today, Onkyo is at the forefront of the home theater and digital revolutions. For more information about this and other fine Onkyo products, visit www.onkyousa.com or call 800-229-1687.

About Electrograph
Founded in 1982, Electrograph Systems, Inc. is a leading national distributor of technology solutions, including plasma displays, LCD displays, LCD and DLP™ projectors, and other specialty displays. In 2006, the company acquired ActiveLight, CineLight and International Computer Graphics, all leading national distributors of A/V products. With 11 regional offices, nine distribution centers, and a network of more than 5,000 reseller partners and integrators, Electrograph is one of the largest plasma display distributors in the U.S. and is the only distributor to operate a certified InfoComm-trained nationwide sales and service network. The company specializes in display, audio, connectivity and other complementary technologies for both the consumer and commercial markets. For more information, visit the company’s Web site at www.electrograph.com.

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