CEDIA Names 2012 Manufacturers Excellence Awards Finalists

CEDIA has named the finalists for its annual Manufacturers Excellence Awards. The winners will be at CEDIA Expo 2012. We take a look at the finalists.

Steve Crowe · July 26, 2012

CEDIA has named the finalists for its annual Manufacturer’s Excellence Awards.

The finalists include 30 products in the Best New Product category and two products for the Sustainable Lifestyle Product Innovation category, which recognizes products with an eco-conscious focus.

The winners will be announced at a press conference Friday, Sept. 7 at 9:00 a.m. and at the Electronic Lifestyles Awards Banquet on Sept. 8.

Click here for details about each finalist of the Manufacturer’s Excellence Awards.

Editor’s Note: Photos and captions via CEDIA.

Past Winners: 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008

Here are the 2012 finalists:

Best New Product
Atlona AT-PRO3HD44M
Audio Design Associates Cinema Reference Mach IV
Audio Design Associates Ramp-PM Room Amp
Autonomic Controls Mirage MMS-5AV
CasaTunes CT3S
Celerity Technologies Detachable Fiber Optic HDMI Cable
Cleerline NSF
Control4 HC-800 Controller
Crestron DM-RMC-SCALER-C Receiver & Room Controller
Crestron MLX-3 LCD Handheld Remote
Crestron UFO Waterproof LCD Remote
Crestron V-Panel 24
Crimson VersaFit In-Wall Mounting System by Crimson - Model #VFB16
Denon Marantz NR1603 “Slimline” Audio/Video Receiver
Kaleidescape App for iPad
Lutron Sivoia QS Wireless Insulating Honeycomb Shades
OmniMount PLAY40
Panamax MD2-zB
Professional Home Cinema Programmable Modular Amplifier
Remote Technologies, Inc. ProPanel App
Remote Technologies, Inc. SURFiR Companion Remote
Runco LightStyle LS-12d
Seura Storm Outdoor Television
Snap AV Binary B6-Series GripTek High Speed Licensed HDMI Cable with Ethernet 1 Meter
Snap AV Binary HDMI 8x8 Matrix Switcher with HDMI and Single Cat5e/6 Outputs
Snap AV Wirepath Surveillance 4 Channel DVR
Sonance LaunchPort
Sonance Invisible Series
URC DMS-AV Networked Home Theater Processor
Wilson Electronics AG Pro-Installer

Best Sustainable Lifestyle Product
Crestron GLS-EM-MCU Crestron Green Light Power Meter
LumenCache Legacy

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