GARDEN GROVE, Calif., May 30, 2008 â Pantel (www.panteltv.com), the worldwide leader in outdoor weatherproof TV solutions, is proud to announce that it has added three new screen sizes to its acclaimed line of outdoor weatherproof LCD HDTVs. Now, along with the already available 32- and 42-inch screens, Pantel now offers 20-, 52-, and 65-inch models (now available as special orders; 30 days from order to receipt). The new screen sizes will debut at InfoComm 2008, held in Las Vegas, Nev. from June 18-20 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, booth N7453. more
Archive of the Residential AV Category
The following information is courtesy of the 2007 CEDIA Electronic Lifestyles Designersâ Choice Awards. For more information on how to become a member of CEDIA, or information on its awards program please visit www.cedia.org or call (800) 669-5329.
2007 CEDIA Electronic Lifestyles Awards Entry: Best Large Home Theater, Level III: $120,000 – $143,000
The client wanted to provide a very comfortable user-friendly, high-impact home theater experience for his family. The theater was the feature room of a recently renovated basement area which included a snooker room and bar area. A special feature for the client was the ability to integrate his 40-year-old Grundig reel-to-reel recorder that he had purchased in Sweden and carried back home as hand luggage. Winding up those tapes again and playing them to his grandchildren gives him tremendous pleasure. more
Customizable, all-in-one integrated home theater console saves considerable space and combats stability and power issues that plague luxury yachts.
Draper, Utah â May 28, 2008 – SE2 Labs today announced the signing of Coastar Marketing, Inc., as the exclusive manufacturerâs representative for its Integrated Theater Console (ITC One) in the high-end luxury yacht segment. Located in Orange Park, Fla., Coastar Marketing represents the finest high-tech marine electronics manufacturers and products in the world. more
Eco-Savvy Policies Include RoHS-Compliant and Halogen-Free Cables, Lutron Products, Energy Audits, Low-Carbon Footprints, A/V Client Benefits, More
INFOCOMM â08, LAS VEGAS, May 28, 2008 â Liberty Wire & Cable, worldwide supplier of a broad range of wire and cable products for the audio/video trade, including custom installers and systems integrators, has announced a major Green Connectivity initiative that embraces environmentally sensitive and responsible corporate citizenship in both the A/V products the company manufactures, as well as the way it conducts business and operates its facilities. more
Orange, CA (May 27, 2008) â Radian Audio Engineering is launching the companyâs new Professional Installation Series of speakers with the RC-500 two-way speaker system. A small enclosure with a big sound, the new RC-500 — which is manufactured entirely in the U.S. — has been designed for demanding church, theatre, restaurant and home theatre applications and bridges the gap between quality and price. more
Miramar, FLâMay 2008âThe latest high-definition video projector from Italian manufacturer SIM2 combines the flexibility of modular design with the astonishing video performance of the latest-generation DLPÂŽ 1080p chipset. SIM2âs new Grand Cinema HT30000 HOST system pairs a surprisingly compact projector showcasing the stunning cabinet designs for which the company is famous, with a discrete outboard video input processor that connects via SIM2âs proprietary, three-line optical-digital High-Definition Optical Signal Transfer (H.O.S.T.) system, which is able to link the two over distances up to 750 feet (250m). more
LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., May 20, 2008 â Canon Inc. today announced that the Company has developed its own LCOS (Liquid Crystal on Silicon) reflective LCD panels, a key device used in multimedia projectors. At this yearâs InfoComm â08 trade show being held on June 18-20 in Las Vegas (Las Vegas Convention Center), this technology will be showcased (Booth #C1529). more
Sparta, N.J., (March 31, 2008) â RTcom USA Inc., provider of digital connectivity solutions for professional and consumer audio-visual and personal computer systems, today announced the HS-66M and HS-88M â the industryâs first high-definition multimedia interface (HDMI) matrix routers with 6-in 6-out and 8-in 8-out ports, respectively. Also new from RTcom USA is the DS-66HM, a high-performance digital video interface (DVI) router with 6-in-6 out ports. All three new Matrix Routers from RTcom USA feature full HDCP (High bandwidth Digital Content Protection) compliance, giving users the ability to transmit high-definition audio and video signals to as many as eight displays. more
LAS VEGAS, NV â Auralex Acoustics, the industry leader in innovative sound control solutions, showcases its SonoSuede System at InfoComm 2008 (C4984). A highly decorative room treatment system, the SonoSuede Systemâs distinctive design is a cost-effective solution that tames first reflections and low-frequency anomalies. Additionally, the systemâs unique mounting blocks provide superior acoustic and exceptional aesthetic benefits. more
(Spiceland, Ind.) âDuring the 2008 InfoComm trade show, Draper, Inc. is once again presenting the âgreenâ? face of AV. Draper will present two training courses during the 2008 show.
The first course, âA/V in Green Building: What You Need to Know,â? will be presented Wednesday, June 18 from 8-10am, in room MT64. This session will focus on green buildings, the issues they present for incorporating A/V and how to address those issues. more