MantelMount wins Electronic House Product of the Year in Home Theater Accessories


CE Pro consumer-focused sister publication Electronic House has announced the winners of its 2017 Products of the Year Awards recognizing the best technologies, products and services for the smart home.

"Our annual Products of the Year contest exemplifies the amazing diversity of smart home technology, and this year's submissions and winners are some of the most innovative products and systems available to consumers looking for ways to smarten up their homes," says Lisa Montgomery, editor, Electronic House. "Selecting the best entry for several smart home categories wasn't easy based on the high quality level of all the products entered, but in the end the judging panel was able to come to a decision and is please with the chosen winners."

All 71 entries were judged on creativity, innovation, functionality, aesthetics and lifestyle benefits to the homeowner, by an unbiased panel made up of several industry leaders, along with the editors of CE Pro and Electronic House.

See a gallery of the Products of the Year Award winners and all entrants here.

This year's winners are...

Audio Components, Amplifiers, Receivers, Tuners, Processors, and Audio Streaming Devices

Meridian Audio
Meridian 258

Loudspeakers and Soundbars

Polk Audio
Polk Audio MagniFi Mini

Multiroom Audio Systems

Bluesound Gen 2


GoldenEar Technology
GoldenEar SuperSub X Subwoofer

Home Networking Components

Network Guardian IoT Cyber-Security Router and Intrusion Prevention System

Energy Monitoring Devices and Services

Whisker Labs
Whisker Labs Home Energy Monitoring Sensor

Power Management, Conditioning and Backup

Schneider Electric
APC by Schneider Electric Back-UPS BE850M2

Professionally Installed Whole-House Controls/Automation Systems

Lutron Connect Bridge and App

Remote Home Monitoring/Management



Venstar Inc.
Venstar Wireless Temperature Sensor

Universal Remotes & User Interfaces

KX10 In-Wall Touchpanel

A/V Racks & Rack Accessories

Middle Atlantic Products
Proximity Series In Wall Box

Home Theater Accessories

MantelMount MM700 Pro Series Pull-DownMount with Recess Box

Home Theater Furniture

Aegis AV Cabinets
Athena Professional Series AV-A Tower

Home Theater Surround-Sound Systems

Definitive Technology
Definitive Technology BP9080X tower speakers

Video Projectors

Barco Residential
Barco Residential Loki CinemaScope

Light Fixtures, LED, Fiber Optic

Impact Lighting Inc.
Lumi Mini Downlight

Lighting Controllers and Accessories

Vantage Controls
InFusion Universal Dimming Module (UDM)

Motorized Window Treatments and Windows

MechoShare Home Systems
MechoNet Wireless Daylight Sensor and Controller

Access Control: Door Locks, Gates, etc.

Kwikset Convert Lock

Security Systems

ELK Products, Inc.
C1M1 Dual-Path Alarm Communicator with Remote Services

Surveillance Cameras

Ring Video Doorbell Pro

Flat-Panel Displays

LG Electronics
LG Signature 77-inch OLED 4K TV

Lifts & Mounts

Nexus 21 Concealment Systems
Transcend Pull-Down Wall Mount

Projection Screens

Stewart Filmscreen
Phantom HALR

Video Components & Processors

OPPO Digital, Inc.
OPPO UDP-203 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc Player


See Original Article By: CEPro