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Elite Screens Announces PowerMax Electric

Press Release  |  Nov 30, 2011

A full projection screen solution with all the quality of a high end product at a price-point that is compatible with today’s retail projectors.”

CERRITOS, Calif., Nov. 30, 2011 — Elite Screens, Inc. an innovative company that specializes in quality projection screens, today announced the PowerMax its latest electric projection screen design. “It is aesthetically, the best-looking electric roll-up screen that we have made,” said David Rodgers, marketing manager, Elite Screens, Inc. “The PowerMax offers the retail customer a full projection screen solution with all the quality of a high end product at a price-point that is compatible with today’s retail projectors.”

The PowerMax Series from Elite Screens is the sublime combination of elegance and a reliable product that is ideal for the retail consumer. It features a stylish aluminum casing with aesthetically sleek lines that complement any media room or training environment. Its standard power connection comes complete with an in-line up/stop/down toggle switch for easy operation. Full IR/RF, Ethernet control package comes with larger models or as an accessory option.

For a full control package, there is the PowerMax Pro. The “Pro” is for total control and it includes IR/RF controls, 3-way Ethernet wall switch, and 12-volt trigger with the screen. Installation is a snap, literally. Its sliding installation brackets mount quickly and snap the PowerMax into place. Because the brackets slide horizontally, the screen will be perfectly centered every time.

The PowerMax has a fast-acting 95 watt/220 volt tubular motor that is capable of 14 rpm with a lift capacity of 6 Newton Meters or 4.4 foot pounds. It uses Elite’s award-winning Maxwhite FG fiberglass-backed material. This 1.1 gain viewing surface provides superb color neutrality with wide diffusion uniformity. The material is black-backed to eliminate light penetration and has black matte borders for enhanced picture contrast and appearance. The screens are available in 90”-165” diagonal sizes in either a 4:3 (NTSC) or 16:9 (HDTV) aspect ratios.

Pricing, Availability, Warranty

Elite Screens’ PowerMax has pricing as low as $ 499 (USD) MSRP and will be available through our retail sales channel. Each comes with a standard 2-year warranty as well as a 3-year warranty (US only) for Government, Educational, House of Worship and Military purchases.

About Elite Screens, Inc.

Elite Screens Inc. Elite Screens Inc. is a US based company with its world headquarters in California and satellite offices in Germany, Taiwan, China, Japan, France, and the Baltic States. Elite is an ISO9000-2001 certified manufacturer that specializes in producing retail, commercial and home-theater projection screens. Elite produces a variety of front, rear and acoustically transparent projection screen materials for virtually any projection environment. As a leading American screen company, Elite delivers its promise of award winning quality through cost effective products for today's discerning video enthusiasts. Elite Screens, Inc. is located at 16410 Manning Way, Cerritos, CA 90703. For more information, please call 877-511-1211 or visit