Phase Technology Unveils New Art é On -Wall Speakers Perfect for Flat Screen Applications

Leading Home Entertainment Speaker Manufacturer to ReleaseStylish On-Wall Speaker Designed to Complement Flatscreen TVs

JACKSONVILLE, FL - September 19, 2005 - Phase Technology, the designer of cutting -edge home speakers and audio technology, announced it will be introducing a new on -wall speaker designed to complement the look of flatscreen video displays. The new Arté on -wall speaker features a slim, crescent -shaped design that makes a spectacular accent when installed around wall -mounted flat panel displays. The new Arté on -wall speaker will be introduced in Q3 2005 at a retail price of $1,400 a pair.




"Each Phase Technology speaker is designed to raise our customers' expectations for audio performance, and our Arté speakers combine that performance with a look that's going to floor movie and music enthusiasts," said Ken Hecht, president of Phase Technology. "Their highly -stylized profile is a perfect match for the contemporary look of flatscreen video displays, and with our proven drivers and audio engineering, they give theater enthusiasts the audio realism that creates an outstanding movie experience."



Celebrating 50 years as America 's premier speaker manufacturer, Phase Technology combines proprietary technology and cutting -edge design in the new Arté on -wall speaker. Just one pair creates three front channels of sound with a slim, crescent -shaped design that makes a spectacular accent when installed around wall -mounted flat panel displays. Featuring dual 5 -1/4" woofers as well as the company's own 1" soft dome tweeter, Arté will come in both a black finish and metallic silver to let installers create a seamless look for the entire entertainment system no matter which model flat panel display is used.



About Phase Technology



Phase Technology Corporation (toll -free at 888 -PHASE TK; website at www.phasetech.com) is one of the few fully -vertically integrated American speaker manufacturers. The company started as United Speaker Systems in 1955 as an original equipment manufacturer and still designs and produces its own sub -assemblies in -house. Phase Technology's speaker lines incorporate many proprietary innovations like the soft -dome tweeter, the industry's standard invented by Bill Hecht, founder of Phase Technology. Other patents cover the self -damping woofer voice coil, the manufacturing process for flat -piston midrange drivers and woofers, silicone -injected drivers for resonance damping, and the positive -clamping mounting system for the premier in -wall Model CI -110/II. The company also developed the Unicell™ Zero -Diffraction treatment that reduces acoustic reflections off cabinet and grille surfaces. Phase Technology manufactures its wood cabinets by hand and performs quality control tests at every step of the fabrication process.



Building on five decades of design and engineering innovation in the manufacture of high quality, yet affordable speakers, Phase Technology supports its products with a 10 -year warranty on speakers, while amplifiers are backed by a 3 -year warranty. Phase Technology's digital home theater, audiophile, outdoor, in -wall/in -ceiling custom installation speakers, as well as powered and in -wall subwoofers are constructed at the company's Jacksonville , Florida facility.



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