TUALATIN, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE
Aug. 7, 2006 --Lightspeed Technologies, the leader in classroom audio
technology, today introduced the first family of infrared audio audio
systems designed specifically for the classroom. The 800iR series
systems are ideal for schools that are looking to improve academic
changing curriculum. Utilizing leading edge technology, Lightspeed
systems are highly reliable, easy to use and provide exceptional
quality and functionality at a competitive price.
With 3 products in the line and a variety of speaker choices, the 800
series family provides a solution for any classroom environment.
Whether it is for an older school with installation challenges, new
construction that requires professional integration, or as a component
in a technology oriented classroom, Lightspeed has a product to fit the
situation and budget. "We realized that one solution won't work for
everyone. Our goal is to provide a solution that is just right for our
customers," said Jerry Ramey, Lightspeed's founder and CEO. "The 800
series along with our broad selection of speakers now gives schools
choices that fit their unique classroom audio requirements."
- The 820iR
delivers the essential features necessary to amplify a standard
classroom environment. This solution is available in a compact,
affordable package, with a variety of speaker options that ensure
professional sound quality reaches every student.
- The 850iR's
teacher friendly design works seamlessly with existing multimedia
sources while maintaining straightforward, easy operation for the
teacher. The 3 stereo audio inputs are labeled and each has their own
volume control. The back panel features a variety of inputs, outputs,
and fine-tuning controls for easy, professional integration.
- The 880iR
is designed with advance features that adapt to today's changing
classroom environment. Its 4 stereo audio inputs allow for future
multimedia expansion. Projectors, electronic whiteboards, computers,
and plasma screens all require a robust solution that will deliver
clear, full sound reproduction while providing exceptional speech
intelligibility for teachers and students.
Numerous studies and thousands of classrooms nationwide have proven
that simple, easy-to-use classroom audio is a powerful tool for
increasing student achievement, and teacher effectiveness. All
Lightspeed 800 series products come with a five year warranty, our
virtually unbreakable LightMic, a "no audio drop-out" guarantee
and Lightspeed's unmatched personal service and support. Lightspeed
Classroom Audio creates an environment where each child has an equal
opportunity to clearly hear the teacher's instruction, and enjoy a
higher degree of achievement.
Learn more about the flexible 800 series
About Lightspeed Technologies
Established in 1990, Lightspeed Technologies is the trusted
provider in classroom audio solutions. Our passion is to improve the
listening and learning environment for every child. We believe
strengthening the connection between teachers and students is at the
heart of learning. Lightspeed classroom audio systems allow teachers to
speak in normal conversational tones while being assured every child
has an equal opportunity to hear all of the instruction. From the
traditional installed systems with ceiling speakers to the new REDCAT
all-in-one, no install system, Lightspeed is proud to offer the very
finest in classroom audio technology.
For more information about Lightspeed classroom audio products visit the Lightspeed website at www.lightspeed-tek.com
or call 800.732.8999 / +1.503.684.5538