Crestron was recognized for its new home technology innovations and new product development by CEDIA, the trade press, and attendees, winning six best product awards, including the Attendees' Choice Award, at CEDIA EXPO 2011 in Indianapolis. Experts from CEDIA (Custom Electronic Design & Installation Association) and the most popular custom electronics trade publications selected the best of the best from thousands of products in a wide variety of home technology categories.
Both CEDIA and show attendees agree the DigitalMedia™ 6X6 Distribution Center and Sonnex™ 24X8 Multiroom Audio System were the best products at the industry's landmark trade show. Showcasing the biggest selection of audio, video, home theater, and whole home automation technology, CEDIA EXPO is the world's largest annual custom electronics trade show.
"Our ground breaking new technology provides a better home entertainment experience for consumers and easier installation for our dealers," said Crestron VP of Technology, Fred Bargetzi. "With all the great products here at the show, to have our new products win six awards speaks for itself."
CEDIA Electronic Lifestyles® Awards are the most prestigious form of recognition in the custom electronics industry, presented each year to recognize industry excellence.
Two Crestron products, the 6x6 DigitalMedia™ Distribution Center and the 24X8 Sonnex™ Multiroom Audio System, won the celebrated CEDIA Best New Product Award.
Selected unanimously by CEDIA EXPO 2011 attendees, which comprises custom installers, integrators and systems designers, Sonnex™ 24X8 Multi-Room Audio System also won the CEDIA Attendees' Choice Award for best product at the show.
Sonnex delivers the most powerful and pristine sound quality to every room. With an all-in-one design and revolutionary one-wire technology, Sonnex saves time and money, making installation easier than ever.
DigitalMedia™ 6x6 Distribution Center and 24X8 Sonnex™ Multiroom Audio System also won Exc!te Awards. CustomRetailer Magazine's Exc!te Awards winners were selected from over 400 nominations of products that stand out for being innovative, high-performing and solutions-oriented for the custom installation professional.
The only solution that enables a seamless upgrade to digital, the industry-leading DigtalMedia 8G+™ is now available in a compact, less expensive solution for smaller homes and smaller budgets. The new 6x6 and 6X4 DigitalMedia™ Distribution Centers now make it easy and affordable to upgrade to digital and enjoy the magic of high-definition content throughout the home.
The PMC3-XP Prodigy® Expander Control System was a first place Resi Awards winner in the Integrated Product Family category. Residential Systems Magazine's 8th annual Resi Awards honors the most innovative industrial designs of products in the custom installation industry.
To see all the new Crestron home technology and product demos from CEDIA EXPO 2011, please visit: www.crestron.com/cedianews