GARDEN GROVE, Calif., Jan. 14, 2009 — Pantel (www.panteltv.com), the worldwide leader in outdoor weatherproof TV solutions, is proud to announce that it has added to its new waterproof “Mirror TV” product line, and launched it with great success at the 2009 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), held in Las Vegas, Nev. from Jan 8-11 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, booth #S2 27024 (South Hall). The new 42-inch model joins the current acclaimed lineup of 20-, 26-, and 32-inch screen sizes, which are perfect not only for certain outdoor applications, but specifically for indoor applications such as bathrooms, showers, and saunas, as well.
“As customers are looking to put TVs in every room of the house, Pantel’s new mirror TV is perfect for indoor quarters where they can act both as a mirror when not in use, and a high-quality TV when turned on,” said Joe Pantel, Chief Executive Officer of Pantel Corp. “Completely water-resistant, they are perfect for certain areas outdoors. But, more specifically, they have been designed for the indoors where they can get wet with no fear of them being damaged. In a bathroom, for instance, they can be placed over a tub or within the shower. For commercial applications, they can be utilized in saunas. Basically, anywhere someone wants to relax and have the option of watching the game, music videos, whatever! Then, when not in use, it acts like a mirror for aesthetic purposes.”
Features of Pantel’s new Mirror TV line include:
• Supports HDMI inputs
• Contrast Ratio: 700:1 (20-inch model)
– 1000:1 (26-inch model)
– 1500:1 (32-inch model)
– 1600:1 (42-inch model)
• Max Resolution: 1080p
• Super-wide viewing angles
• Waterproof structure (meets IP56 standards)
• Aspect ratio: 16:9 widescreen
• Speakers: 10W x 2 waterproof
• Mount: flush mount box included
• Full function waterproof IR remote control (optional)
• Touch screen (optional)
• MSRP: PAN-20MR (20-inch model): $1,999.99
– PAN-26MR (26-inch model): $2,999.99
– PAN-32MR (32-inch model): $3,499.99
– PAN-42MR (42-inch model): $4,499.99
“Outdoors or indoors, Pantel has the solution,” concluded Pantel. “Outdoor weatherproof TVs are becoming so popular that the next frontier is basically anywhere indoors. Pantel’s new Mirror TV is the answer for both high quality video and incredible aesthetic design for both residential and commercial applications.”
Pantel TV’s can come in customizable packages that include mounting solutions and dust covers.
All pricing and specifications subject to change without notice.
Pantel Corp., based in Orange County, Calif., is a worldwide leader in the design and distribution of high-end, weatherproof and water-resistant LCD television solutions and accessories for nearly unlimited indoor and outdoor applications. Pantel’s product line consists of five screen sizes of outdoor weatherproof LCD HDTVs with integrated wireless distribution packages, four water/weatherproof “Mirror TV” screen sizes, wireless speakers, dust covers, consoles, and mounting solutions.
Pantel has created such products for use in both residential and commercial applications, such as in backyards, sports fields, restaurants, golf courses, amusement parks, and wherever entertainment, advertisement, and demonstrations would be hosted outdoors. Other such indoor residential and commercial applications include bathrooms/showers, spas, saunas, and wherever a customer wants video entertainment without fear of it being damaged by moisture.
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