EDEN PRAIRIE, MN - November 9, 2006 - Remote Technologies Incorporated (RTI), the leader in innovative home control solutions, is pleased to announce that its T4 Universal System Controller has been chosen as an International CES Innovations 2007 Design and Engineering Awards honoree in the best Home Theater Accessories Category. All honorees will be featured at the 2007 International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, January 8 -11, 2007.
Products entered in the prestigious program are judged by a preeminent panel of independent industrial designers, engineers and members of the trade press to honor outstanding design and engineering in cutting edge consumer electronics products.
"We are extremely thrilled with the overwhelming response the T4 has garnered from both industry experts and our dealers," said Pete Baker, vice president of sales and marketing for RTI. "To be recognized with a CES Innovations Honoree award is a great honor and we're ecstatic that the T4 continues to be singled out. For example, the T4 was recently named CEDIA Electronic Lifestyles® Manufacturer's Excellence Award for Best New Product."
The T4 is ideal for users who want complete access to all the functions of their home theaters, featuring direct IR control for stand -alone operation, RF output for control processor operation, WiFi for IP control and internet access, and even hard -wired Ethernet and analog video input options. Maintaining the perfect balance between display size and resolution, at 6.4 inches, the LCD is small enough to be a truly hand -held device, yet it provides the full VGA resolution necessary for displaying video windows and web pages. The controller is easily programmable using RTI's signature TheaterTouch Designer™ software, making it simple to display custom buttons, text, graphics, and animations.
The Innovations Design and Engineering Showcase will feature honorees by product category at Innovations Plus at the Sands Expo and Convention Center, Booth #68747.
RTI's T4 flagship wireless controller is named an Innovations 2007 Honoree.
Honorees will be showcased at 2007 International CES, January 8 -11, 2007 in Las Vegas.
The T4 offers direct IR control for stand -alone operation, RF output for control processor operation, WiFi for IP control and internet access, and even hard -wired Ethernet and analog video input options.
Perfect balance between display size and resolution, at 6.4 inches, the LCD is small enough for hand -held control, yet provides the full VGA resolution necessary for displaying video windows and web pages.
Signature TheaterTouch™ "drag and drop" programming software makes configuration a breeze.
The T4 can be used as a stand -alone device or as part of an expandable central control system.
When used with available RTI accessory devices, the T4 is capable of infrared routing, relay control, power sensing, and RS -232 communications for advanced control.
RTI is the only remote control manufacturer that designs exclusively for and sells exclusively through the custom installation channel.
The T4 retails at an MSRP of $2,499.
About Remote Technologies Incorporated
Remote Technologies Incorporated (RTI) is a technology -driven company headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota, that specializes in developing and marketing innovative home theater control products. Founded in 1992 with a focus on the custom home installation market, RTI has become the leader in creating wireless control solutions that solve the foremost challenges facing electronic systems installers.
RTI's guiding passion is centered about making any size home theater or other electronic system simple and pleasant to use. The company's design philosophy emphasizes an intuitive and enjoyable experience of its award -winning products, from its universal system controllers, to signal storage and processing devices, and PC programming software. For additional information on RTI and all its innovative products please visit www.rticorp.com.