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NILES ZR-6 MULTIZONE RECEIVER NAMED
2008 ELECTRONIC HOUSE PRODUCT OF THE YEAR

Six-Source, Six-Zone Whole House Audio Receiver is the Perfect Entertainment System
for Today's Home
 

      MIAMI, FLORIDA - July 17, 2008 - Niles Audio Corporation, The First Name in Custom Installation®, has announced that the ZR-6 MultiZone Receiver has been named a 2008 Electronic House Product of the Year Award recipient. The ZR-6 is a six-source, six-zone whole house audio receiver outfitted with features that today's multizone customers demand most often-including One-Touch to EntertainmentTM, Plug-and-Play iPod® integration, a built-in AM/FM tuner and weather-resistant keypads. Selected by the editors of Electronic House, the Electronic House Product of the Year Awards are based on a number of criteria including technological innovation, overall value product reviews, demos and feedback from professional installers and end users.

      "We are thrilled to have the ZR-6 MultiZone Receiver honored by Electronic House with this prestigious award," said Frank Sterns, president of Niles. "The ZR-6 was designed to incorporate the features users want, such as one-touch operation, plug and play iPod integration and weather resistant keypads with metadata display. The ZR6 strikes the ideal balance between performance and price and is the perfect entertainment solution for distributed audio lifestyle." added Sterns.

      The ZR-6 independently distributes up to six audio sources to as many as six zones (expandable to 18) for high quality entertainment throughout a residential or light commercial installation. In addition to a built-in AM/FM tuner that works right out of the box, the ZR-6's impressive Plug-and-Play capabilities allows users to integrate their iPods with no additional programming. For enhanced system control and functionality, ZR-6 customers may choose from three master keypad options including the Solo®-6MD, a single-gang keypad with metadata display, the Solo-6IR, an elegant single-gang keypad, and the NumericTM-6P, an easy-to-use numeric keypad which works in conjunction with the Solo-6 IR. All ZR-6 keypads are weather resistant which opens up new installation possibilities in moist environments like bathrooms, spas and outdoors. The system also includes a hand-held remote for control of connected audio sources along with a local television and an additional source such as a cable box or satellite receiver.

Talking Points

  • The Niles ZR-6 MultiZone Receiver has received a 2008 Electronic House Product of the Year Award
  • The ZR-6 is a six-source, six-zone whole house audio receiver, outfitted with features that the majority of multizone customers demand most often including One-Touch to Entertainment, Plug-and-Play iPod integration, a built-in AM/FM tuner and weather-resistant keypads
  • The Electronic House Product of the Year Awards are based on a number of criteria including technological innovation, overall value product reviews, demos and feedback from professional installers and end users

Corporate Information

      Miami-based Niles Audio Corporation is a 30-year-old company recognized as the First Name in Custom Installation®. The company is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of audio/video custom installation products and accessories and is guided by its vision to be the world’s leading provider of products and services that enable professional custom installers to design and install systems that delight their customers. To that end, Niles pursues a mission to provide solutions for end users which enable simple and easy access to home entertainment and that integrate seamlessly with other low voltage subsystems like lighting, internet, security and HVAC in residential and light commercial environments. Niles conducts its business with a promise to treat its customers, employees, suppliers and stakeholders with fairness and respect and to foster teamwork, innovation and a commitment to be the best in everything it does.
      Additional information may be obtained by contacting Mike Detmer at Niles Audio Corporation, 12331 SW 130th Street, Miami, FL 33186 (Tel: 800-BUY-HIFI ext 197) or by visiting: http://www.nilesaudio.com/

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