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New Sherbourn PT-7010A Preamplifier



May 23, 2005, Billerica, MA — Sherbourn Technologies debuted their outstanding new pre/pro processor this week. The model PT-7010 follows on the heels of its wildly successful predecessor Model PT-7000.

“The world of home theater has continually pushed the envelope of technolgy and we are proud to introduce a feature pack pre/pro that will meet and exceed the needs of the most discerning consumers”, said Ron Fone, President of Sherbourn.

The PT-7010A is a fully featured and intelligent processor and features the Motorola DSP 56376, 1520 Mhz Symphony DSP chip. Processing schemes include Dolby Digital EX, Dolby Pro-LogicII & IIX, DTS-ES and DTS neo:6

The PT-7010A features automatic video transcoding that allows this outstanding unit to up convert composite and S-video source-to-component video.

The PT-7010A’s connection suite accomodates most digital equipment with 3 buffered, high definition component video inputs (2-out) and a 8-channel direct path, analog input for DVD-Audio and SACD. For high quality connections the PT-7010A provides balanced outputs for all 8 channels. The PT-7010A can also provide stereo playback from a multi-channel source in a second room of the house.

Sherbourn also provides a first-class remote control with the PT-7010A. The Universal Remote Control, Inc’s Home Theater Master MX-500. The OSD (On Screen Display) is backlit for easy set up and calibration. The OSD is component video compatible and has enough preprogrammed codes to cover almost any component. Pre-programmed and learning, the remote is easy to master yet infinite in it’s capabilities.

The PT-7010A has an RS-232 control port to enable discrete code uploading as well flash memory upgradability.

Suggested retail price for the PT-7010A is $3000 and is shipping as of May 2005.

About Sherbourn
Founded in 1998 by industry veterans Ron Fone and Engne Tang, Sherbourn’s core philosophy has been to design and manufacture affordable products with high levels of innovation, performance, build quality and reliability.

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