CEA Names 2014 Mark of Excellence Winners
The winners of the 2014 Mark of Excellence Awards, presented by the CEA's TechHome Division, were announced at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). Here's a look at the winning products, installations, and top integrator of the year.
Multi-Room Audio/Video Product of the Year: Autonomic Mirage Audio System, MAS-8 The Mirage Audio System MAS-8 is a turnkey home audio solution allowing users to listen to their music collection combined with popular streaming music services in any room throughout the home. The package includes everything you need to control the system including an interactive app, in-wall control panels, and on-screen display (OSD). Simply add speakers and you are ready to enjoy party music on the deck while your friends stream “easy listening” in the kitchen—each with independent control of volume and music sources. Unlike competitive whole-house audio solutions that make sacrifices in sound quality, the Mirage Audio System's audiophile grade output is designed for use with premium quality loudspeakers. Like variety? The MAS-8 gives you access to content from iTunes or Windows plus streaming music services like Pandora, Rhapsody, Spotify, SiriusXM 2.0, Last.fm, Slacker, plus local and international AM/FM radio stations via TuneIn. AirPlay compatibility enables guests to play their own songs from their iOS devices anywhere in the home. Gracenote technology delivers high-resolution artwork to match your music collection.Back to article
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