Kramer Electronics Receives DisplayMate Five-Star Award

Hampton, NJ, June 9, 2004 – Kramer Electronics was named a Five-Star Award winner in the 2004 DisplayMate Best Video Hardware Guide for its line of distribution amplifiers, video switchers, and signal processors. The Guide, available on-line at, is presented by DisplayMate as the most comprehensive listing of outstanding video display hardware. Awards are based on image and picture quality excellence, and products are recommended as a comparative standard of excellence for consumers, corporate buyers, reviewers, test labs, and manufacturers. The Guide selects the best video hardware in each of 40 categories. Kramer received its award in the Display Equipment category of Video Distribution Amplifiers, Interfaces, Processors and Switchers. "We have been using Kramer distribution amplifiers, switchers and signal processors in our labs for testing and evaluating video hardware,” said Dr. Raymond Soneira, President of DisplayMate Technologies. “In our diagnostic application, the signal quality of the test equipment needs to be flawless. The Kramer hardware has performed beautifully and so we have given Kramer its own Five-Star Award in the 2004 Best Video Hardware Guide." According to Clint Hoffman, vice president, Kramer Worldwide Marketing, “The inclusion in the DisplayMate Guide is further attribution that Kramer products are ideally suited for all video, audio, and computer signal applications. We are both flattered and proud that the authorities at DisplayMate have selected our products for the Five-Star Award, reinforcing our commitment to excellence for all of our customers.” DisplayMate Technologies is devoted exclusively to video testing, evaluation and optimization. The company develops state-of-the art video diagnostic products for the consumer and professional markets. DisplayMate Technologies is also widely recognized as the leader in video diagnostics, which are used in the calibration, testing, evaluation and optimization of image and picture quality for all types of video displays.
About Kramer Electronics:
Founded in 1981, Kramer Electronics, Ltd., with its world headquarters in Israel, is a leading manufacturer of high-quality analog and digital audio, video and computer signal accessories for the ProAV, Presentation, Production, Broadcast, Home Theater and Security markets. Kramer’s product line includes audio, video and computer signal processing equipment, distribution amplifiers (DAs), switchers, matrix switchers, digital and analog decoders and encoders, time-base correctors, presentation accessories, cable assemblies, scan converters and scalers. Recently, the company added a line of Serial Digital (SDI), FireWire (IEEE-1394) and HDTV signal processing and distribution equipment. Kramer has corporate sales and distribution offices in the US, Belgium, Australia and the United Kingdom. The US headquarters is located in Hampton, NJ, with regional sales branches in California, Connecticut, Illinois, Dallas, Atlanta and Mexico. For more information about Kramer Electronics products, please visit the website at .