New Products: December 2005
Terra indoor/outdoor subwoofer, DVIGear HDMI fiber optic cables, PLUS Vision Corp. of America DLP Projector ...
Terra's AC.SUB all-climate subwoofer includes a lower chamber that houses the company's active, 10-inch Anodized Ceramic Aluminum Diaphragm (ACAD) bass driver with a 2-inch voice coil, and an upper chamber that houses a passive, 12-inch ACAD cone. The subwoofer offers 200 W power handling, 87 dB sensitivity, 8-ohm impedance, and a 26 Hz to 115 Hz (±3 dB) frequency response. For outdoor use, the AC.SUB features a sealed, molded fiberglass enclosure. Price: N/A. Availability: currently available. For more information, contact Terra at 207-725-1005 or at www.terraspeakers.com.HDMI fiber optic cables
DVIGear's HDMI Fiber Optic Cables provide fully transparent operation with HDMI sources with bit rates up to 1.65 Gb/s. They support HDTV resolutions up to 1080p and PC resolutions up to 1920x1200 @ 60 Hz to more than 400 feet. The cables offer a source end with an integrated +5 VDC power jack for applications where the signal source doesn't provide sufficient output current. Cables are available in pre-terminated lengths of 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 50, 75, and 100 meters. Price: N/A. Availability: currently available. For more information, contact DVIGear at 888-463-9927 or at www.dvigear.com.DLP projector
PLUS Vision Corp. of America's V-339 projector features the company's Dual Color Mode technology, which enables users to select a four-segment color wheel for business presentations or a six-segment color wheel for home or video-quality applications. The DLP projector offers 1,300 lumens of brightness, a 2,000:1 contrast ratio, and XGA (1024x768) resolution. It features a built-in iris lens cover with one-touch operation, automatic keystone correction and source detection, and gyroscope technology to square the projected image. Price: $1,995. Availability: currently available. For more information, contact PLUS Vision Corp. of America at 800-211-9007 or at www.plus-america.com.Loudspeaker systems
Community Professional Loudspeakers has released the iBOX Series iHP3564 and iHP3594 large format, full-range loudspeaker systems and i118S and i215LVS high-power subwoofers. The iHP3564 (60- by 40-degree dispersion angle) and iHP3594 (90- by 40-degree dispersion angle) systems offer a 15-inch, low-frequency driver, an 8-inch, mid-range driver, and a 1.4-inch exit/ 2.87-inch, edge-wound voice coil compression driver. The i118S subwoofer features a single 18-inch, high-power driver, while the i215LVS offers dual 15-inch, high-power low-frequency drivers. Price: $2,165 (iHP3564 and iHP3594); $1,415 (i118S); $1,665 (i215LVS). Availability: currently available (all models). For more information, contact Community Professional Loudspeakers at 610-876-3400 or at www.loudspeakers.net.Large-venue projector
Targeted for use in large conference rooms or lecture halls, the Dell 5100MP projector features 3,300 ANSI lumens of brightness, SXGA+ (1400x1050) resolution, a 2,500:1 contrast ratio, and ±20-degree keystone correction. The projector offers HDMI, composite, M1, S-video, and RJ45 inputs. The 5100MP, which is housed in a magnesium chassis, can be ceiling-mounted with an optional kit, project from behind a screen, or operate as a desktop system. Price: $3,499. Availability: currently available. For more information, contact Dell at 800-999-3355 or at www.dell.com.HDMI and DVI cables
Accell's UltraRun HDMI and DVI copper conductor cables are available in lengths of up to 45 meters. The cables feature the company's miniature signal equalizer and booster technology, which is seamlessly integrated into the end of the cable to provide high-definition digital transmission without signal loss, according to the company. The UltraRun cables support resolutions up to 1080p, are HDCP-compatible, and are CL-2-compliant for in-wall installations. Price: N/A. Availability: currently available. For more information, contact Accell at 510-438-9288 or at www.accellcables.com.Ceiling loudspeakers
The Architectural Series of ceiling loudspeakers from Martin Audio includes the C4.8T, C6.8T, and C8.1T two-way vented enclosures, the C10.1R and C10.1T two-way vented loudspeakers, and the CS10 subwoofer. The C4.8T offers a 4-inch bass driver, 40 W AES, and 100 dB continuous SPL. The C6.8T features a 6.5-inch bass driver, 75 W AES, and 106 dB continuous SPL. The C8.1T provides an 8-inch bass driver, 125 W AES, and 110 dB continuous SPL. Both the C10.1R and C10.1T offer a 10-inch bass driver, 200 W AES, and 115 dB continuous SPL. The C10.1T also features a 150 W, 70 V transformer. The CS10 subwoofer offers a 10-inch bass driver, 200 W AES, and 115 dB continuous SPL. Price: $129 (C4.8T); $169 (C6.8T); $269 (C8.1T); $399 (C10.1R and C10.1T); $599 (CS10). Availability: currently available (all models). For more information, contact Martin Audio at 519-747-5853 or at www.martin-audio.com.