Advanced Media Introduces Solar Powered Battery Charger

Newest Addition to RIDATA Solar Power Line Up Charges AAA Batteries and USB Connectable To MP3 players

Diamond Bar, Calif. - - March 1, 2006 - -Advanced Media, Inc., manufacturer and marketer of the popular RIDATA brand of recordable CD and DVD media, electronic storage products, and digital media accessories, is adding a new solar powered battery charger to its popular RIDATA product line. Model S1000 charges AAA batteries and USB connectable MP3 players.


"Solar power is environmentally friendly, clean, renewable and free. Landfills are now beginning to restrict the disposal of many smaller electronic devices, including batteries, because of hazardous metals including mercury that could contaminate soil and groundwater. Solar power is one of the most important and environmentally significant additions to the electronic and battery accessory industries," said Harvey Liu, Advanced Media president. "Now battery -operated devices and batteries can be charged virtually anywhere without having to find a compatible electric outlet."

The RIDATA solar -powered charger is lightweight, durable, and waterproof. Each is as efficient as any current conventional charger. The company believes individuals who are concerned with energy costs as well as those who favor green energy will be attracted to its solar chargers. Additionally, the S1000 will find favor with travelers and campers, and its compact design will also draw mobile device users to it.

The S1000 solar -powered charger will also charge an MP3 player with USB connectivity. Typically, it will fully charge such items in direct sunlight in two and a half hours in direct sunlight. The charger has a solar power output of 0.5Wp; AAA battery output of 1.5V; 300mA and a USB Output of 5V; 200mA. It's dimensions are: 240mm x 90mm x 45mm with a total weight of 95grams.

One of the main benefits of solar power is the fact it is renewable, produces no air pollution, and requires no transportable fuels. Even on 60% cloudy days, there is still enough solar energy for these chargers to do their job in seven hours.

The RIDATA S1000 solar -powered battery charger is scheduled for release in late April 2006. As with most other RIDATA products, these new items will be available through selected retailers, RIDATA distributors, and at various online outlets. A complete listing of locations may be found on the Advanced Media website, www.ritekusa.com.

About Advanced Media (RITEK USA)
Advanced Media, Inc. is a subsidiary of RITEK Corporation, the world's largest optical media manufacturer. Advanced Media is the sole North and South American marketer and distributor of the RIDATA brand of recordable CD and DVD media as well as other types of electronic storage media.

The RIDATA brand currently includes: CD -R/RW, DVD+/ -R/RW, DL DVD+/ -R, and DVD -RAM optical discs; flash memory cards, adapters, and reader/writers; USB drives; and assorted media accessories. Since its formation in 2001, Advanced Media has experienced phenomenal annual growth and is already a leading marketer of electronic storage products in the American market.

RITEK for years has been defining and redefining the optical storage market. Around the world, its name is synonymous with innovation, quality, and unparalleled consistency. RITEK's commitment to quality control is proven by its QS 9000, ISO 14001, ISO 9001, ISO 9002, and Six Sigma certifications.

Advanced Media is headquartered in Diamond Bar, California. For further information, call (909) 861 -2269 or e -mail: info@ritekusa.com. The Advanced Media web site is located at: www.ritekusa.com.


-30 -

Contact:
Carol Warren
Antarra Communications
(714) 891 -3660
cwarren@antarra.com

"2006 Advanced Media, Inc. All rights reserved. Specifications are subject to change without notice. All other trademarks are the property of their respective companies.



Featured Product

Introducing the revolutionary Comelit Visto Smart Doorbell

Introducing the revolutionary Comelit Visto Smart Doorbell

The Visto Doorbell is a new Smart Doorbell from Comelit which combines a modern Italian design with all of the basic features you are looking for in a smart video doorbell. In fact, it is so smart that it can use the 2 wires from your existing doorbell and pass both the power and the data signals. This solves the common problem of having poor wifi coverage all the way at your front door. The Visto also has built in night vision, video recording on a SD card and in the cloud, motion detection, and multiple mounting options including an angle mount. The second thing we are introducing is the Visto Dealer referral program. Because we only sell through the Professional Distribution channel, we want to give our dealers who buy in that channel extra incentives to sell our product. For any security dealers or installers who go on our website www.vistodoorbell.com, and sign up for our program, we will offer the following: - Free referrals to customers in your area - Cashback program - 10% discount during the 1st month of the launch - Free Visto t-shirts and gear - A chance to win a trip for 2 to Venice, Italy Its that easy. Let us refer customer to you and get paid in the process. All while selling a wonderful Italian designed smart doorbell which is innovative and easy to install. So all dealers should protect the pro-channel and install products like the Visto which are made and sold only at your friendly local security and low voltage distributors.