Peabody, MA, August 13, 2007 — Boston Acoustics, Inc., a world-renowned manufacturer of high-performance loudspeakers and entertainment products, is making great multi-channel music and home theater surround sound simpler and more stylish with the upcoming introduction of its two new Horizon Series 5.1-Channel Surround Sound Loudspeaker Systems, Models MCS 130
(SRP: $799.99) and MCS 100 (SRP: $499.99).
Both Boston Horizon Series systems are designed to give consumers an easy way to add the dynamics and excitement of room-filling multi-channel audio to their home entertainment. In addition to their leading-edge sound reproduction technologies, the new systems feature a variety of design enhancements and aesthetic touches, such as gently contoured speaker cabinets and color-coordinated rubber trim, providing a stylish alternative to traditional surround sound speaker systems.
“Play Smart” with Boston P.O.P.
Both systems feature the Boston Personal Options Plan (P.O.P.) design concept, which makes it easy for customers to express their personal taste and style and individualize the look of their systems. With P.O.P., owners can customize the look of their product using easily removable cloth grilles that are available in a wide variety of colors, including Glacier, Rosebud, Onyx, Pearl Gray, Caramel, Chocolat, Silver, and Chili Pepper. To purchase a new grille, customers can simply visit the Boston Acoustics website www.bostonacoustics.com/POP) and select the color of their choice or contact those dealers who will be stocking the grille color options. Like all Boston Horizon loudspeakers, the new systems are available in a choice of two soft touch painted finishes, either Midnight with Onyx grilles or Mist with Silver grilles. All speakers feature integrated wall-mounting brackets and adjustable table-top footings for total installation flexibility.
Great Sound Never Looked So Good!
The Boston Horizon Series systems stand apart from all other products in the 5.1-channel speaker system category for their combination of high-performance and unique styling. Leading-edge Boston Acoustics sonic technologies, including soft dome tweeters, mid bass drivers and powerful subwoofers, ensure dynamic audio reproduction. The MC 130 features 3 LCR speakers with 1-inch tweeters and dual 3.5-inch mid bass drivers, 2 surround speakers with 1-inch tweeters and 3.5-inch mid bass drivers as well as a 10-inch down-firing, 200-watt powered subwoofer. The MCS 100 features 4 satellite speakers with ¾-inch tweeters and 3-inch drivers, one center channel speaker with ¾-inch tweeters and dual 3-inch mid bass drivers, and an 8-inch, 100-watt powered subwoofer. 5-way binding posts on the MCS130 system ensure pure signal transfer, and all system speakers feature rear ports and (Reduced Baffle Diffraction Design
(RBDD) for wider, smoother dispersion. The subwoofers have Deep Channel Design for more bass from less amplifier power. The new Boston Horizon Series MCS systems and the accompanying P.O.P. cloth grills are scheduled for delivery in late September 2007.
About Boston Acoustics
For over 25 years, Boston Acoustics has remained at the leading-edge of audio excellence, designing, manufacturing and marketing innovative high-performance loudspeakers for use in home audio and home theater systems, as well as aftermarket, OEM automotive systems, and custom installations. Highly regarded for creating The Boston Sound, the company commits all of its resources in design, engineering and manufacturing to create superior, competitively priced products that emphasize performance, consistency, reliability and value. For more information on the company’s full range of advanced loudspeakers, as well as its tabletop radio products and more, please visit www.BostonAcoustics.com.
About D&M Holdings Inc.
D&M Holdings Inc. (TSE I: 6735) is based in Kawasaki, Japan and owns the Denon, Marantz, McIntosh Laboratory, Boston Acoustics, Snell Acoustics, D&M Professional, D&M Premium Sound Solutions, Denon DJ, ReplayTVa and Escienta brands. Denon, Marantz, McIntosh and D&M Professional are global industry leaders in the specialist home theater, audio/video consumer electronics or professional audio markets, with a strong and long-standing heritage of manufacturing and marketing high-performance audio and video components. Boston Acoustics, with its signature The Boston Sound, is a leader in premium loudspeakers for home and automotive audio markets. Snell is a super premium speaker brand. The ReplayTV and Escient brands represent award-winning technologies in digital home entertainment. D&M Premium Sound Solutions manufactures high-quality, Hi-Fi audio products for the B2B automotive and consumer electronics markets. Additional information is available at www.dm-holdings.com.
Denon and Marantz are registered trademarks of D&M Holdings Inc.; McIntosh is a registered trademark of McIntosh Laboratory, Inc.; Boston Acoustics and Deep Channel are registered trademarks and Play Smart is a trademark of Boston Acoustics, Inc. and ReplayTV and Escient are registered trademarks of Digital Networks North America, Inc.
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