McIntosh MXA60 Integrated Audio System Now Available

Time-Honored McIntosh® Craftsmanship, Incomparable Aesthetics and Audio Superiority Now Available in Compact Integrated System

BINGHAMTON, NY, December 9, 2009 - - McIntosh Laboratory, a global leader in home entertainment that has defined the highest quality in sound reproduction for 60 years, today announced that its 60th Anniversary MXA60 Integrated Audio System (US MSRP: $7,500), the company's first -ever standalone integrated audio system is now available. Designed by the same team of renowned McIntosh engineers who created the company's high performance Reference System, this ultimate -quality tabletop system features a high -performance 75 -watt -per -channel amplifier, state -of -the -art CD/SACD/MP3 player, vacuum tube preamplifier, as well as an AM/FM/RBDS Tuner and high performance, two -way bass reflex loudspeaker system that packs all the legendary McIntosh sound into a smaller package.


McIntosh President Charlie Randall noted: "Ever since we introduced the MXA60 earlier this year, we've been receiving a great deal of interest, both from our retail partners and from consumers. In many ways, this unique system truly represents what McIntosh has always been about. It combines our ongoing pursuit of audio perfection with our commitment to utilizing the latest, most advanced technologies in products that meet - and exceed - changing customer desires. The result is an audiophile -quality system that delivers on the time -honored McIntosh promise of superior sound, all in an easy -to -use, fully integrated and compact solution."

Unmistakably McIntosh - Superior Craftsmanship, Audiophile Quality Sound

With its solid all -metal casework, anodized aluminum accents, backlit glass faceplates with Peak Reading Wattmeters and heirloom quality construction, everything about the new MXA60 is unmistakably McIntosh - reflecting the company's 60 years as a leader in world -class luxury audio.

In addition to all the familiar and renowned McIntosh design themes, the MXA60 features the superior music reproduction technologies that have cemented the company's singular reputation among audiophiles. The powerful 75 -watt transistor -based amplifier features Sentry Monitor fuse -less short -circuit protection and Power Guard anti -clipping circuitry to ensure distortion -free performance and reliability. The preamp's advanced hybrid transistor/tube design utilizes a dual triode tube design for the purest music reproduction capabilities.

The MXA60's dual low -distortion loudspeakers create a rich soundscape perfect for enjoying ultimate quality audio performance in any sized room. The MXA60's two -way loudspeakers were fashioned in the tradition of the revered mini -monitors of old, providing an astounding level of high -quality audio from a surprisingly compact package. To achieve their high level of performance, the speakers feature custom designed mid -woofers with a four -inch diameter and exhibit a deep, wide soundstage that presents the listener with an engaging, palpable sense of realism.

About McIntosh Laboratory
McIntosh Laboratory celebrates its 60th anniversary in 2009, and the company's unswerving commitment to excellence, innovation and quality continues to define the state -of -the -art in high fidelity and bring discriminating consumers around the world an elevated home entertainment experience. McIntosh luxury audio and video products are designed and manufactured at the company's Binghamton, New York headquarters. Its products reflect unmatched levels of performance, superlative engineering and hand craftsmanship. Built to last for decades, McIntosh components demand nothing less than an equal level of commitment to customer support and service. McIntosh Laboratory, Inc. is a D&M Holdings company.

About D&M Holdings Inc.

D&M Holdings Inc. is a global operating company providing worldwide management and distribution platforms for premium consumer, automotive, commercial and professional audio and video businesses including Denon®, Marantz®, McIntosh® Laboratory, Boston Acoustics®, Snell Acoustics, Escient, Calrec Audio, Denon DJ, Allen & Heath, D&M Professional and D&M Premium Sound Solutions. Our technologies improve the quality of any audio and visual experience. All product and brand names with a trademark symbol are trademarks or registered trademarks of D&M Holdings, Inc. or its subsidiaries. For more information visit www.dm -holdings.com.

DISCLAIMER
Statements in this news release that are not statements of historical fact include forward looking statements regarding future events or the future financial performance of the company. We wish to caution you that such statements are just predictions and that actual events or results may differ materially. Forward looking statements involve a number of risks and uncertainties surrounding competitive and industry conditions, market acceptance for the company's products, ability to meet targeted product release dates, risks of litigation, technological changes, developing industry standards and other factors related to the company's businesses. The Company reserves all of its rights.

Contact:

Matthew Calderone
DBA Public Relations
212.388.1400
mcalderone@dba -pr.com

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