Burmester Introduces Rack System Cabinets for Home Theater and A/V Systems in Carrera White

New High-Gloss, Piano-Quality Finish Adds Elegance and Flair to Sturdy Four-Shelf Component Housing; Matches Floorstanding Burmester Speakers

CES '08, LAS VEGAS, Jan. 7, 2008 - Burmester Audiosysteme, Germany's leading manufacturer of high -performance electronics and speakers, introduces an elegant new styling option for the Rack System Cabinets that house its Home Theater or A/V entertainment centers, at the 2008 International Consumer Electronics Show, beginning here today.


Built with exceptional attention to detail, the Rack System Cabinets are now available in Carrera White, a high -gloss, piano -quality finish that immediately communicates the elegance and quality of Burmester components. The new four -shelf cabinets can be combined with Burmester's 961 MK3 loudspeakers, also available in Carrera White, and Burmester's many A/V components available in silver housings with chrome front panels for a dramatic, individual design statement.

Burmester's Rack System Cabinets feature silver trim and anodized aluminum bars. They're available in two sizes, with dimensions of 778 x 700 x 450 mm and 778 x 1,200 x 450 mm (h/w/d). They continue to be available as well in Burmester's traditional two finishes - dark macassar ebony and light Swiss pear elsberry, with additional custom finishes available on request.

The 961 MK3 Loudspeaker is an elegant floorstanding three -way model rated at 120 watts with a sensitivity of 89 db and an impedance of 4 ohms. It's capable of filling even large rooms with precise, detailed sound, reproducing all octaves down to the deepest bass foundation without losing a sense of naturalness and balance, even at low listening levels. It works equally well with components from any of Burmester's several lines, including Rondo, Classic and Top, as well as with products from other manufacturers.

Burmester's new Carrera White Rack System Cabinets are available now, and can be seen with the company's other outstanding products in Suite 29 -229, The Venetian Tower, during CES.

About Burmester
Burmester Audiosysteme GMBH is Germany's leader in high -end audio and one of the most respected names among manufacturers of high -quality stereo and Home Theater systems worldwide. Burmester's product line goes back 30 years and today includes the moderately priced Rondo Line, the ambitious Classic Line, the Top Line (suiting listeners' highest needs), and the no -compromise Reference Line. The lines include pre -amplifiers and power amplifiers, multi -channel amplifiers, integrated amplifiers, CD and DVD players, surround sound processors, FM tuners, power conditioners, speakers, and accessories for both two -channel and multi -channel Home Theater systems. Burmester offerings vary in price but never in their dedication to quality and musical performance at the highest level. All Burmester components fulfill the most stringent demands with respect to sound quality, reliability and ease of use, and all are beautifully, elegantly finished. For further technical information, visit www.burmester.de.

Burmester is also the appointed, exclusive partner for Bugatti to supply the sound systems for the $1.4 -million Veyron 16.4.

Burmester is distributed exclusively in the United States by Audiophile Systems, Ltd., a specialist in importing and distributing high -quality audio components. For further information about Audiophile Systems, visit www.aslgroup.com.

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