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2015 CE Pro 100 Brand Analysis: Top Outdoor Video

SunBriteTV, Seura lead the way in the most used outdoor video brands in the 2015 CE Pro 100 Brand Analysis.


SunBriteTV ranked first in the CE Pro 100 Brand Analysis for outdoor video.
Robert Archer · June 18, 2015

In this comprehensive CE Pro 100 brand analysis series, CE Pro senior editor Bob Archer delivers an in-depth look at the most frequently used manufacturers in nearly 50 product categories. The numbers associated with each manufacturer reflect the number of CE Pro 100 dealers using that brand.

The brands that are used by the CE Pro 100 are closely watched because these are the most successful companies in the industry. Many integrators look to the brands that are being used by these companies as a signal of success. This brand usage differs from rank and file integrator usage because it does not include brands that are sold through distribution typically, but focuses on direct-to-dealer brands.

Slowly Seura is chipping away at perennial leader SunBriteTV’s advantage. Over the three years CE Pro has tracked Outdoor Video, SunBriteTV’s margin over Seura has fallen from 42 dealers to 22 in 2015. Both seem to be filling CE Pro 100 dealers’ outdoor needs well in dominating the category. Click here to download the complete analysis.

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Top Brands:
SunBriteTV: 57
Seura: 35
MirageVision: 5
Stewart Filmscreen: 4
Samsung: 3

Rest of the Field:
Planar/Runco: 2
LG: 1
Skyvue: 1



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  About the Author

Bob is an audio enthusiast who has written about consumer electronics for various publications within Massachusetts before joining the staff of CE Pro in 2000. Bob is THX Level I certified, and he's also taken classes from the Imaging Science Foundation (ISF) and Home Acoustics Alliance (HAA). Bob also serves as the technology editor for CE Pro's sister publication Commercial Integrator. In addition, he's studied guitar and music theory at Sarrin Music Studios in Wakefield, Mass., and he also studies Kyokushin karate at 5 Dragons in Haverhill, Mass. Have a suggestion or a topic you want to read more about? Email Robert at robert.archer@emeraldexpo.com

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