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Directed Electronics Wins 2008 CES Innovations Award for the Autostart AS-6850vTW-FM 2-Way LCD Vehicle Security & Remote Start System

Directed Electronics Wins 2008 CES Innovations Award for the Autostart AS-6850vTW-FM 2-Way LCD Vehicle Security & Remote Sta

VISTA, Calif., Nov. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Directed Electronics is pleased to announce that its new Autostart AS-6850vTW-FM 2- Way Security & Remote Start system has been recognized with a prestigious Innovations Award by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), one of Directed's eight 2008 Innovations Awards. This award reflects the company's #1 market share position in aftermarket Vehicle Security & Remote Start.

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This fully-featured, 2-Way security and remote start system has a new transceiver design using a flat coin cell battery which makes it thinner and sleeker. The black glossy casing is enhanced by an elegant chromed contour lens. A new wider LCD screen combines eight user selectable backlighting color displays with an innovative dual-axis outline of a vehicle, clearly identifying vehicle status and alarm condition information to the user. The microprocessor's memory also allows the user to be informed of past alerts by displaying the nature of the triggers and the time they occurred. In addition, large reference icons of the most used everyday functions such as lock, start, valet mode and ready mode (for manual transmission) are displayed. The screen also carries 6 alphanumeric characters to convey clear and precise information such as zone trigger, engine run time remaining and inside cabin temperature. Finally, the transceiver can be programmed by the user to set their favorite custom features such as selecting and setting timed engine starts, English and French text, permanent and momentary keypad lock, alarm clock, parking meter timer, and more. It is Autostart's most advanced 2-way security and remote start hybrid ever, and it's available now, with an MSRP of $579. For more information and a store locator, please visit http://www.autostart.com/

The Innovations Award-winning AS-6850vTW and more than 100 other exciting and innovative new products will be on display in Directed's booth at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in January.

About Directed Electronics

Headquartered in Vista, California, Directed Electronics is the largest designer and marketer in North America of premium home theater loudspeakers, consumer branded vehicle security, vehicle remote start and convenience systems, and the largest supplier of aftermarket satellite radio receivers based on sales. Directed is also a major supplier of mobile audio and video systems and has exclusive rights to market and sell certain SIRIUS- branded satellite radio receivers and accessories to Directed's existing U.S. retailer customer base. In the home audio market, Directed designs and markets award-winning Polk Audio(R) and Definitive Technology(R) premium loudspeakers. Directed's broad portfolio of security products, remote start, hybrid systems, and GPS tracking systems are sold under leading brands including Viper(R), Clifford(R), Python(R), Astroflex(R) and Autostart(R). Directed's mobile audio and video products include speakers, subwoofers, amplifiers and video screens, sold under its Polk Audio(R), Orion(R), Precision Power(R), and Directed Video(R) brand names. Directed was founded in 1982 and markets its broad portfolio of products through many channels including leading retailers and specialty chains throughout North America and around the world. More information is available at http://www.directed.com/.



Directed Electronics, Inc.

CONTACT: Kennedy Gammage, Corporate Communications Manager of Directed
Electronics, +1-760-599-1325

Web site: http://www.directed.com/

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