RTIâ€™S T3 Universal System Controller Named 2005 Electronic House â€œProduct of the Yearâ€
Handheld Controller Uses Touchscreen Technology to Create Complete, Simple Control Over Any Size Home Entertainment System
EDEN PRAIRIE, MN â€“ July 26, 2005 â€“ Remote Technologies Incorporated (RTI) today announced that its T3 Universal System Controller was named 2005 Electronic House â€œProduct of the Year.â€ The handheld universal controller combines a full-color LCD touch panel display and hard buttons, and is fully customizable to give users complete and comfortable control over any home entertainment system regardless of size or scope.
â€œRemote Technologies is honored to have the T3 Universal System Controller singled out by Electronic House as a 2005 â€˜Product of the Year,â€™ â€ said Pete Baker, director of sales and marketing, RTI. â€œThe T3 Controller is the result of years of research and of applying the feedback of installers who design complex home systems every day. The T3 gives custom installers and end users a powerful tool that creates easy control over all of the features of a complex home theater or virtually any home entertainment system.â€
The T3 Universal System Controller was selected by the editors of the EH Publishingâ€™s four magazines based outstanding features, technological innovation, reviews released throughout the year, product demos, installer feedback, and overall value.
The T3 features a 3.5 inch, brightly backlit touchscreen, capable of displaying high-resolution graphics, animations, and custom buttons. The touch-sensitive LCD display allows installers unmatched flexibility in designing an interface that provides users intuitive access of all the functions of the system with minimal operating instruction needed.
In addition to the LCD, there are 16 hard buttons that allow easy access to frequently used functions. The T3â€™s touchscreen and tactile buttons are all fully programmable and macro-assignable, and allow installers to build an infinitely flexible and expandable control platform for any system in the home. A 32-bit, 200 MHz XScaleÂ® processor ensures quick, reliable response, and the remoteâ€™s non-volatile flash memory allows storage of an expansive library of codes and commands, which remain in tact even when power is lost.
Remote Technologies Incorporated (RTI) is a technology-driven company headquartered in Chanhassen, Minnesota that specializes in developing and marketing innovative home theater control products. Founded in 1992 with a focus on the custom home installation market, RTI has become the leader in creating wireless control solutions that solve the foremost challenges facing electronic systems installers.
RTI's guiding passion is centered about making any size home theater or other electronic system simple and pleasant to use. The companyâ€™s design philosophy emphasizes an intuitive and enjoyable experience of its award-winning products, from its universal system controllers, to signal storage and processing devices, and PC programming software.
For additional information on RTI and all its innovative products please visit www.rticorp.com