Crestron Adagio Entertainment System Wins CEDIA Manufacturer's Excellence Award

CEDIA's Electronic Lifestyles® Awards named the Crestron Adagio Entertainment System (AES) as one of this years top five new products.

ROCKLEIGH, NJ, September 21, 2006 - CEDIA's Electronic Lifestyles® Awards named the Crestron Adagio Entertainment System (AES) as one of this years top five new products. The CEDIA Awards are the most prestigious form of recognition in the custom electronics industry. These highly sought after awards are presented each year to recognize excellence in the residential custom installation industry. This year, Crestron was one of only five companies honored, receiving a Manufacturer's Excellence Award for the amazing AES.


Two qualified panels selected the winners. One panel made up of CEDIA residential electronic systems contractor members judging the technical side and the other panel made up of American Institute of Architect members judging on the design side.

The Adagio Entertainment System (AES) is the first fully integrated audio distribution system with plug -and -play connectivity with the Adagio Audio Expander, Adagio Audio Server, CEN -IDOC iPod® interface, 12 -button keypads and APAD LCD room controllers. Adagio is the only audio distribution system that provides seamless expansion to whole house automation including lighting, HVAC and shade control.

# # #

Featured Product

BDA-1 External DAC from Bryston - The Absolute Sound Golden Ear award winner

BDA-1 External DAC from Bryston - The Absolute Sound Golden Ear award winner

The Bryston BDA-1 is a state-of-the-art external Stereo DAC (digital to analog converter) using fully discrete Class-A proprietary Bryston analog circuits, two independent linear power supplies and dual Crystal CS-4398 DAC chips. The BDA-1 features an impressive array of inputs for USB, COAX, OPTICAL, AES-EBU and BNC equipped digital devices. For audio outputs, the BDA-1 offers both balanced XLR as well as unbalanced RCA stereo connectors on the rear panel.