Special Presentations at Denon Booth #204 Throughout the Show
Denon Electronics will provide product demos and educational presentations for custom integration professionals at CEDIA. Attendees will be able to participate first-hand in Denon® 's "Boundless Opportunities" proposition in three separate booth areas.
Here's What Will Happen in Denon's Three Separate Booth Areas...
In one section of the Denon booth, Jeff Talmadge, Director of Product Development and Systems Integration, will conduct presentations focusing on the capabilities and usability of Denon's off-site maintenance programs for custom integrators. In another section, inside the Denon Theater, the company will showcase its new "CI" (Custom Integration) products, such as the AVP-A1HDCI Ultra-Reference 12 Channel A/V Home Theater/MultiMedia Preamplifier, POA-A1HDCI Fully Configurable 10 Channel Power Amplifier, DVP-602CI HDMI Video Processor/Switcher, and DVD-3800BDCI Blu-ray• Disc DVD/CD Player. The separates will spotlight premium features such as Audyssey Dynamic Volume and EQ, dts-HD Master Audio and Dolby TrueHD. In the third booth area, Denon will display the capabilities of its select networking products and receivers.
Among the announcements that Denon will make at CEDIA will be a Firmware Feature Upgrade for owners of the company's AVR-3808, AVR-4308, AVR-5308, and AVP-A1HDCI. The upgrade will be available via the Denon website beginning October 1 and will include Audyssey Dynamic Volume and EQ, HDMI CEC, Sirius radio ready capability and Rhapsody streaming capability.*
New and Enhanced Product Lineup...
The cornerstone to Denon's commitment to "Boundless Entertainmenttm" is a variety of new and enhanced products that feature a host of custom-installation friendly features and capabilities. Here is a brief look at some of Denon's recently introduced products:
• Ten New A/V Receivers: Denon has incorporated image- and sound-enhancing technologies in all ten of its new receivers. These features include HDMI 1.3a capability with support for Deep Color, Audyssey Dynamic EQ, Audyssey MultEQ and Audyssey Dynamic Volume in all. The new receivers include the multi-zone Models AVR-2809CI (SRP: $1,199), AVR-2309CI (SRP: $849), AVR-1909 (SRP: $649), AVR-1709 (SRP: $449) and AVR-1609 (SRP: $349), as well as five new receivers in its Retail Home Theater Series line, including the models AVR-989 (SRP: $1,199), AVR-889 (SRP: $749), AVR-789 (SRP: $599), AVR-689 (SRP: $399), and AVR-589 (SRP: $299).
• DVD-1800BD - Denon will display its recently introduced Blu-ray DVD player, model DVD-1800BD (SRP: $749) that features HDMI 1.3a with Deep Color and Bonus View support (BD Profile 1.1), Full bitstream output of Dolby and DTS-HD audio formats, 1080p scaling from SD DVDs, and 2-channel analog audio output.
Availability: October 2008
• Reference Grade CX Series: The three new CX Series products, including the Model DRA-CX3 Stereo Receiver (SRP: $1,200), DCD CX3 SACD/CD Player (SRP: $1,200), and SC-CX303 2-Channel Loudspeaker System (SRP: $1,200) are all currently available.
The presentations will also spotlight the 2008 EH Brand Awareness, Use, and Preference Study, which surveyed over 1,200 custom retailers across the U.S., concluded that in the category of A/V receivers, Denon is clearly the number 1 brand both because of its leadership in brand awareness and because Denon products were rated as "most frequently used" within the last two years.