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Altec Lansing Sets New Standard In PC, TV, Home Audio Sound Via Stylish MX5021 THX® Certified Powered Audio System

  • 22 January, 2004 16:42

<p>Premium-Quality Speaker System is Altec Lansing’s Best 2.1 Multimedia Solution Yet; Elegant Product Features Polished Piano Finish, THX® Certified Sound for Spectacular Performance</p>
<p>Altec Lansing Technologies, Inc., the leader in the design and manufacture of Powered Audio products for today’s multimedia devices, today announced its new MX5021 Powered Audio System. A premium product, the breakthrough THX-Certified MX5021 delivers a high end, executive-style look and sound never before possible in a Powered Audio system.</p>
<p>“As portable audio devices and PCs increasingly become the primary source for entertainment, many of our customers are looking for a sophisticated powered audio system that can provide a high level of design and performance,” said Bob Garthwaite, Senior Vice President of Sales &amp; Marketing for Altec Lansing Technologies. “We are excited to launch a sound system that so accurately meets these needs. With its elegant curves and a classic piano finish, the MX5021 is perfect for this growing market segment. Not only is it a remarkably attractive system for home or office, but it also delivers exceptionally rich, accurate sound for a wide variety of music.”</p>
<p>Sophisticated Sound and Design
Featuring a polished, piano-quality black finish suitable for any decor, the MX5021 includes two three-way satellite speakers and a subwoofer. Together, the system generates an impressive 103dB with peaks as high as 111dB. Two custom designed, high fidelity midrange drivers in each satellite produce extremely responsive sound, while the horn-loaded tweeter offers extra wide, crystal-clear dispersion of high frequencies necessary for realistic reproduction of music and movies.</p>
<p>Adding to the versatility of the MX5021 is its suitability for PC-based home theater and gaming. The system’s THX® certification assures cinema-quality sound for DVDs and other forms of video entertainment. An auxiliary input jack allows users to connect two different audio sources—an MP3 jukebox and CD player for example—at the same time, for unmatched listening convenience. The systems satellites can also be wall mounted, providing maximum installation flexibility in any room of the home.</p>
<p>Easy Connection and Control
Two control units give MX5021 owners total command of their audio environment. A sleek,
ultra-slim wireless remote provides bass, treble, and master volume control from anywhere in the room, while a desktop control pod enables similar adjustment while seated at the PC.</p>
<p>To make hookup to MP3 players, portable stereos, game systems, even televisions as simple as possible, the MX5021 features a 3.5 mm jack as well as an RCA adaptor. A headphone jack is included for private listening.</p>
<p>About Altec Lansing Technologies, Inc.
Altec Lansing Technologies, Inc., has a rich legacy of blending art and science to stir the soul with high quality professional and consumer speaker systems. The market leader in Powered Audio products, Altec Lansing designs, manufactures and markets a wide range of computer and home entertainment sound systems and a line of headsets and headphones. The company’s Professional division, re-launched in 2002, builds on the storied Altec Lansing name among sound system specifiers, contractors and installers in the fixed installation market. Headquartered in Milford, PA USA and privately held, Altec Lansing has offices in Austin TX, Oklahoma City OK, Luxembourg, and Hong Kong. In addition, Altec Lansing has an ISO 9002 and SA8000 certified manufacturing facility in The People's Republic of China. The company employs about 1,500 people worldwide.</p>
<p>Altec Lansing is a registered trademark of Altec Lansing Technologies, Inc. THX is a registered trademark of LucasFilm Ltd. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.</p>
<p>Shipping February 2004
Altec Lansing’s new MX5021 Powered Audio speakers are priced at $399.95 (MSRP) and will begin shipping to home electronics, computer, and other home entertainment retailers in February2004. For information about Altec Lansing’s full line of Powered Audio™ products, visit</p>
<p>Australian Distributor: -
Innovision Technology
174 Corio St
Shepparton, VIC 3630
Ph# 1300 785 795
Fax# 03 5831 8844</p>

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