KEF Offers Free Custom Installation Software Program

Speaker Placement Tool Provides Valuable Assistance to Professional Installers and Consumers Alike

Marlboro, New Jersey, April 5, 2010 - KEF, the renowned British manufacturer of innovative, reference -quality loudspeakers, announced their "KEF Ci Speaker Placement Tool", a software program designed to assist both professional installers and consumers in the placement and layout of KEF Ci loudspeakers.


Able to accommodate both 70V/100V projects as well as stereo music systems, the KEF Ci software will graphically show room sound coverage, show speaker layout, and to provide wiring diagrams. For the user's convenience, room layouts can be saved, printed, exported, and even retrieved for future reference.

Created by KEF's famed UK engineering department, the Ci Speaker Placement Tool is available for immediate download at http://www.kef.com/US/CiSoftware . The program runs on Windows -based computers.

"Our Speaker Placement Tool is an easy -to -use resource that will be highly beneficial for KEF dealers and installers as well as their customers", commented David Kroll, KEF's US -based Ci Product Manager. "The software will allow them to locate proper placement for the best sound and most cost -effective system design."

Key Features of KEF Ci Software:
• Simple to use - can be used by installer and consumers for best layout
• Flexible for use on wide variety of system designs
• Works with KEF 8Ohm and 70/100V Ci loudspeakers
• System layout can be saved and retrieved for future reference
• Report Generator will assist in project design
• Installer can add their name and logo to reports
• Available now at http://www.kef.com/US/CiSoftware

About KEF

KEF, a division of GP Acoustics, is a UK -based company that has earned a reputation as the premier manufacturer of stunning, audiophile -quality speakers for modern home theater, hi -fi and custom installation applications. KEF products, distributed around the world, have won awards on both sides of the Atlantic. KEF is a brand name long associated with style, quality and technical innovation. Founded in 1961 by a British electrical engineer named Raymond Cooke on the banks of the River Medway, KEF is driven by a passionate belief in the power of innovation and quality. Still occupying the same riverbank site, KEF remains passionate about its patented, proven technologies such as Uni -Q® and ACE®. These characteristics, traditions and, above all, quality, secure KEF's reputation as a world class manufacturer of the best speakers in the world.

About KEF America, Inc.

KEF America, a division of KEF Audio, offers loyal North American audiophiles a line of innovative speakers and components unmatched in the industry for quality and innovation. Headquartered in Marlboro, New Jersey, KEF America shares the same guiding principles as its British counterpart: ground -breaking design, exceptional sound and an unshakeable commitment to excellence.

For additional information about KEF and its award -winning products and unique technology, please visit www.kef.com.

Media inquiries should be directed to: Peter Hoagland (703) 989 -3680 or peter@hoagland.us

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