Matrix Audio Design Debuts Innovative, Affordable Multiple -Room Audio Distribution Solutions at ISE
Matrix Delta and Cost-Effective EL-Series Speaker Family Utilize Proprietary Speaker Wire Technology™ (SWT) Enabling Users to Easily and Affordably Distribute Audio From As Many as Four Audio Sources To Up To Six Rooms
Matrix Audio Design's Innovative, Affordable Multiple -Room Audio Distribution Solutions Make European Debut at Integrated Systems Europe
Matrix Delta and New Cost -Effective EL -Series Speaker Family, Which Utilize Proprietary Speaker Wire Technology™ (SWT) Enabling Users to Easily and Affordably Distribute Audio From As Many as Four Audio Sources To Up To Six Rooms, Create an Ideal Solution for Entry -Level Installations
BARRIE, ONTARIO - February 1, 2006 - Matrix Audio Designs, a manufacturer of high -fidelity audio distribution systems for homes and businesses, today announced at Integrated Systems Europe (Booth J42c) the debut of its newest line of affordable speakers, the Matrix Audio Design EL -Series in -ceiling speakers. Ideal for entry -level audio distribution system installations, the six - and eight -inch EL -Series speakers are designed to cost -effectively deliver clear, rich audio when used with the affordable Matrix Delta or with Matrix Audio's high -end Series 4, Series 6 and Series 8 controllers.
In addition to the launch of the EL -series speakers, Matrix Audio's presence at Integrated Systems Europe will mark the European debut of the company's broad line of innovative audio distribution systems. Matrix Audio will be demonstrating the new Matrix Delta, a feature -rich audio distribution system for homes and small businesses, and its flagship C -series family of high -performance in -ceiling speakers.
Leading the industry in technical innovation, all Matrix Audio products support the company's proprietary Speaker Wire Technology™ (SWT), which enables the systems to be controlled over simple four -conductor wire eliminating the need for an additional control wire and making system installation in retrofits easy. Matrix Audio has also made system installation and control easier and more convenient with Matrix Stealth, a proprietary infrared receiver for the Matrix Delta system that eliminates the need for keypad controls. For the high -end Series 4, Series 6 and Series 8 controllers equipped with a network interface card, Matrix Audio's Mi -Control software enables system -wide control of the audio system through a network infrastructure.
About Matrix Delta
Matrix Delta allows users to control and distribute audio from as many as four sources, such as an AM/FM tuner, CD player, satellite radio, or MP3 players, to up to six "zones" in home or office environments. Available in four -zone (Delta 4) or six -zone (Delta 6) versions, Matrix Delta's standard features include four or six Delta navigation keypads, an RS -232 port, one preamp output, and an expansion port that will enable the easy integration of additional capabilities in the future. Available options to customize the system include an AM/FM tuner, numeric keypads for direct access control, LCD Touch Screen keypad, and the new extruded aluminum Delta remote control.
Matrix Delta utilizes a modular design that allows for future upgrades including the expansion of zones and the addition of tuners, keypads and remotes. USB and RS -232 ports enable installers to easily load firmware and software updates, and troubleshoot the system.
About C -Series Speakers
Designed from the ground up, Matrix Audio Design's flagship C -Series product family of in -ceiling speakers is constructed using the highest quality components available to deliver exceptional acoustical performance. When equipped with the optional SWT Speaker Module, the C -Series speakers give installers the ability to install Matrix audio distribution systems in rooms or zones where the installation of a keypad is not an option.
The new Matrix Audio C -Series product family of in -ceiling speakers includes:
• C:6 - 6.5 -inch Speaker
• C:6DT - 6.5 -inch Speaker with Dual Tweeters
• C:8 - 8 -inch Speaker
• C:8DT - 8 -inch Speaker with Dual Tweeters
In addition to the 6 - and 8 -inch high -performance C:6 and C:8 speakers, Matrix Audio's C:6DT and C:8DT speakers incorporate dual voice coils and dual tweeters to provide stereo performance for single speaker applications in small applications such as bathrooms and hallways.
About Matrix Audio Designs
Matrix Audio Designs, Inc., is a Canadian company that has designed and manufactured audio distribution and control products at its Barrie, Ontario, facility since 1998.
Matrix Audio Designs maintains complete control over each aspect of production enabling them to guarantee that all products, including multi -source controllers, stereo amplifiers, keypads and remotes, adhere to the highest standards for performance, reliability and ease -of -use. The company utilizes modular engineering for dealer accessibility and easy user operation, and all components meet worldwide CE approval standards. Matrix Audio Designs' commitment to quality, simplicity and service is upheld by every employee, partner and agent.
For additional information about Matrix Audio Design and its product lines, visit the company's Web site at www.matrixaudiodesigns.com.
©2006 Matrix Audio Design, the Matrix Audio Logo and Speaker Wire Technology are trademarks or registered trademarks of Matrix Audio Designs, Inc. in the United States and/or other countries. Other brand and product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders. Information is subject to change without notice. All rights reserved.
For more information:
Matrix Audio Designs, Inc.
(480) 471 -6044
Integrity Public Relations, Inc.
(949) 768 -4423, ext. 101
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