Expand the Capabilities of Home Entertainment With Bluetooth 4.0 Receiver from Legrand

New receiver streams from a compatible device to any home stereo set-up

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 27, 2013 - Legrand, the leader in home systems, today announced the release of the On-Q Bluetooth 4.0 Receiver, a plug and play input to any home audio system that allows the user to easily stream their favorite music sources wirelessly from their Smartphone or tablet to their home stereo receiver or Legrand LyriQ multi-room audio system.


This powerful receiver links music libraries or services from any Bluetooth-ready Smartphone, tablet or digital music player to line level audio on any receiver or amplifier.

"We are excited to add the On-Q Bluetooth 4.0 Receiver to Legrand's range of audio solutions," said Fritz Werder, VP and General Manager, Legrand Home Systems Division. "This simple to install product from Legrand enables us to continue to advance our offerings and capabilities when it comes to home entertainment, sound quality and media connectivity."

The On-Q AU8001-V1 Bluetooth 4.0 Receiver connects to any receiver, amplifier, or On-Q lyriQ multi-room audio system to effortlessly transform it to a Bluetooth ready system capable of streaming CD quality (aptX) music from a Smartphone, tablet or other connected devices (up to six devices). The receiver also supports the Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP) to ensure a pure, high-quality music connection is only a tap away.

The Bluetooth 4.0 Receiver is easy to set up. By plugging it directly into a standard AC outlet, it is immediately discoverable from up to 30 feet away. It is also equipped with a USB charging port, keeping the device at peak battery life while streaming music. In addition, the kit includes all of the necessary connection cables.

To learn more about the Bluetooth 4.0 Receiver by Legrand, visit www.legrand.us/networking.

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About Legrand

Legrand is the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures. Its comprehensive offering of solutions for use in commercial, industrial and residential markets makes it a benchmark for customers worldwide. Innovation for a steady flow of new products with high added value and acquisitions are prime vectors for growth. Legrand reported sales of $5.8 billion in 2011. Legrand has a strong presence in the North American market, with a portfolio of well-known product lines that include Cablofil, Electrorack, Middle Atlantic, On-Q, Ortronics, Pass & Seymour, Vantage, Watt Stopper and Wiremold. The company is listed on NYSE Euronext and is a component stock of indexes including the CAC40, FTSE4Good, MSCI World, ASPI and DJSI (ISIN code FR0010307819). www.legrand.us

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