Crestron MP Pushbutton Control Panels Now Available

The latest in the Crestron MPC line of simple room control solutions

ROCKLEIGH, NJ, April 24, 2009 - Now shipping, the MP -B10 (10 -button) and MP -B20 (20 -button) are enhanced pushbutton control panels designed for installation in a wall or podium. Ideal as a cost -effective user interface for any Crestron system, such as an MPS, or an expansion unit for a Crestron MPC Media Presentation Controller™, the MP -B10 and MP -B20 are perfect for everyday use in a typical classroom, meeting room, lecture hall or training facility.


Available in white or black, these compact units fit in a three -gang box. Programmable "hard key" buttons can be configured for any function, such as system power, input source selection, transport control, and lighting presets, all with custom backlit labeling. Adjusting audio volume and other parameters is simple using the continuous -turn control knob and LED bar graph.

A built -in IR receiver provides a gateway for Crestron IR wireless touchpanels and handheld remotes. An integrated light sensor is programmable for controlling the backlight intensity or providing ambient lighting level data to the control system for other applications. The MP -B10 and MP -B20 may be powered through the network wiring using either Cresnet or PoE (Power -over -Ethernet), requiring just one wire for operation.

For more information about Crestron MP -B10 and MP -B20, go to www.crestron.com. For high -resolution photos, go to www.crestron.com/pressroom.

About Crestron
For nearly 40 years Crestron has been the world's leading manufacturer of advanced control and automation systems, innovating technology and reinventing the way people live and work. Offering integrated solutions to control audio, video, computer, IP and environmental systems, Crestron streamlines technology, improving the quality of life for people in corporate boardrooms, conference rooms, classrooms, auditoriums, and in their homes. Crestron's leadership stems from its dedicated people who are committed to providing the best products, programs and services in the industry.

In addition to its World Headquarters in Rockleigh, New Jersey, Crestron has sales and support offices throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe, Asia, Latin America and Australia.


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