Platin Audio Showcases New Monaco 5.1.2 at B&H Photo Video SuperStore in New York City
Display gives consumers first-hand listening experience of power behind Dolby Atmos and WiSA in Platin Audio’s lineup
SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Platin Audio today announces its newest surround sound system – Platin Audio Monaco 5.1.2 – is now on display at the B&H Photo Video SuperStore in New York City. Launched in October, Monaco 5.1.2 is the first wireless audio system to incorporate true up-firing speakers, fusing high-quality Dolby Atmos and Dolby Atmos Music processing with state-of-the-art technology to create an immersive home audio experience.
To give consumers a first-hand listening experience, Platin Audio is joining the ranks of more than 3,000 technology brands at the B&H Photo Video SuperStore located at 420 9th Ave. in Manhattan, New York. The display allows consumers to interact with the Monaco and its built-in WiSA SoundSend capabilities. Complete with an LG television and LG Blu-ray player, the display seamlessly recreates an immersive home cinema experience for in-store shoppers.
“We are always looking for the latest industry leaders to feature in-store, and we are honored to bring Platin Audio and its state-of-the-art Monaco system to our shelves for consumers,” said Rafael Gonzalez, Store Merchandising Manager at B&H Photo Video. “The simplicity of its installation paired with the revolutionary Dolby Atmos technology all at an affordable price point is exactly what we are looking to share with our B&H customers. In recognition of Platin’s debut at B&H, we are excited to offer customers who partake in the Monaco 5.1.2 demonstration $200 off their purchase of the system through Jan. 2, 2023.”
Platin’s Monaco 5.1.2 is the first fully immersive, multichannel, separates-based speaker system to be both Wireless Speaker and Audio Association (WiSA) HT Certified and Dolby Atmos enabled, and is uniquely designed to match the Dolby specifications for Dolby Atmos and Dolby Atmos Music. The revolutionary technology of the Monaco perfectly captures the detail in today’s on-demand and streaming content creating an immersive, theater-level experience in the home environment all with a simple, and wireless, plug-and-play setup.
“The performance and power of Platin, WiSA and Dolby Atmos is truly an experience in itself. We’re excited for our customers to be able to partake in that experience at the legendary B&H store in New York City,” said Kevin McDonald, Senior Vice President of Marketing at Platin Audio. “Opening this display gives us the opportunity to educate shoppers not only about Platin, but our commitment to making high-quality systems at affordable prices. We are proud to include LG in our display as well, given their top-tier products and continued success in the industry.”
The system retails for $1,499 at many national and regional retailers, including B&H Photo Video.
To learn more about Platin Audio and its full suite of products, visit www.platinaudio.us or connect with the brand on Facebook.
About Platin Audio
Our dedicated team of designers, visionaries, and engineers form the passionate team we proudly call Platin Audio. We’re fanatical about dynamic sound and design simplicity. We understand that audio is a vital component of the stories that enrich our lives, and we strive to make every moment a memorable and emotionally-connected experience. Platin means immersive sound that’s so good, you don’t just hear it—you feel it. For more information about Platin Audio, please visit: www.platinaudio.us.
About WiSA Technologies, Inc.
WiSA Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: WISA) is a leading provider of immersive, wireless sound technology for intelligent devices and next-generation home entertainment systems. Working with leading CE brands and manufacturers such as Harman International, a division of Samsung; LG; Hisense; TCL; Bang & Olufsen; Platin Audio; and others, the company delivers immersive wireless sound experiences for high-definition content, including movies and video, music, sports, gaming/esports, and more. WiSA Technologies, Inc. is a founding member of WiSA® (the Wireless Speaker and Audio Association) whose mission is to define wireless audio interoperability standards as well as work with leading consumer electronics companies, technology providers, retailers, and ecosystem partners to evangelize and market spatial audio technologies driven by WiSA Technologies, Inc. The company is headquartered in Beaverton, OR with sales teams in Taiwan, China, Japan, Korea, and California.
About WiSA Association
WiSA® educates, evangelizes, and promotes solutions for spatial audio in the home. Working in collaboration with technology developed by WiSA Technologies Inc., WiSA Association engages with leading consumer electronics companies, technology providers, retailers, and ecosystem partners to make immersive audio an experience everyone can enjoy. WiSA, LLC, which operates the Wireless Speaker and Audio Association, is a wholly owned subsidiary of WiSA Technologies Inc. For more information about WiSA, please visit: www.wisatechnologies.com.
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