Feature Rich Home Theater System Solutions from Norcent at CES

Norcent's powerful DP-2700 and DP-5000 systems bring the cinematic experience home

CES Booth LVCC SO 3/31419 - January 3, 2004 - Norcent, a leading supplier of consumer electronics, will exhibit its feature rich Home Theater System solutions at the 2005 International CES in Las Vegas this January. Compact and affordable, the DP -2700 and DP -5000 Home Theater Systems let consumers experience theater -like sound and image quality in the comfort of their own homes.


"Our Home Theater Systems give consumers a high quality movie theater experience packed into an attractive low profile chassis that won't drain their wallets," said Jennifer Long, CEO at Norcent. "Norcent has a variety of options to choose from, all are feature -packed and provide outstanding consumer value. We're looking forward to displaying our range of products at CES this January."

Norcent's Home Theater Systems are compact, attractive, and easy to install and use. Both feature a single -disk progressive scan DVD player, as well as Dolby Digital, Dolby Pro Logic and DTS surround sound to deliver realistic, high -fidelity sound and video quality.

Users navigate the display and on -screen menu controlled by a full -function remote control. Access to eight -step fast or slow motion with nine picture viewing functions, as well as eight different language soundtracks and captions in 32 languages lets them customize their viewing experience. Additionally, an AM/FM PLL digital tuner with 40 memory presets lets users find their favorite music easily.

The DP -2700
Feature -packed and affordable, the DP -2700 offers a complete Home Theater System
with 350 Watts (PMPO) of power in a thin, low profile design. Support for the full spectrum of media -DVD, DVD -R/ -RW, DVD+R/+RW, CD, CD -R/ -RW, MP3 -CD and Picture -CD, coupled with 5 speakers and a sub woofer -offers users versatility and exceptional value.

The DP -5000
With power to spare in a slim, stylish design, the DP -5000 delivers a full 600 Watts (PMPO) of power output from 5 speakers and subwoofer for richer sound. The DP -5000 is fully compatible with a variety of media formats, including DVD, CD, CD -R/ -RW, MP3, DVD+R/+RW and DVD -R/ -RW.

See Norcent products at CES
The Norcent Home Theater System solutions will be showcased at CES January 6 -9 in booth # LVCC SO 3/31419. In addition to its Home Theater System products, Norcent will display many of its technology -leading products, including:

* LCD TVs introducing the P -MAX video chipset
* Plasma TVs
* DVD Players, including players with DivX and network capability
* Digital Cameras
* LCD Monitors
* and more

Pricing and availability
The DP -2700 and DP -5000 Home Theater Systems will be available beginning in January at MSRPs of $119.99 and $199.99, respectively.

About Norcent
Norcent is a worldwide, award winning consumer electronics manufacturer dedicated to bringing the latest in high -tech digital technology to the mainstream consumer market. Norcent's key investments in technology partners, ability to leverage the most competitive ISO certified manufacturing facilities allows it to provide cutting -edge digital products to consumers at the best overall value. For more information please visit www.norcent.net or send an email to info@norcent.net.


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