Speakercraft Wall AIM Two speakers. Available now for $499 per pair. The in-wall speakers are built with 5.25 injection molded graphite woofers and one-inch silk dome tweeters for in-wall mounting. The speakers can handle 100 watts of power, designed specifically to work with home theater systems featuring LCD and plasma TVs. Wall-AIM Four are also available for $999 per pair. These feature dual 5.25 aluminum magnesium woofers and one-inch aluminum magnesium dome tweeters. Call (800) 449-0976 or visit www.speakercraft.com.
VTech i5801. Available now for $79.95. This cordless handset is designed for wireless users at home. The phone system features a customizable color LCD with caller ID and recordable musical ring tones. Preset images can also be used to customize IDs and wallpaper, and pictures can be downloaded using a USB port from most PCs. The added musical ringer feature allows users to record music and lyrics directly onto the phone. The i5801 also includes a speakerphone, intercom, conference caller, call transfer and handset-to-handset operation using additional ports. Call (800) 595-9511 or visit www.vtechphones.com.
KEF Kit 100. Available April 2004. The DVD-based system provides 5.1 digital surround sound from two front speakers and a hide-away subwoofer. KEF's system features flat-panel technology and subwoofer designed for out-of-the-box set up. The vertical NXT flat panels behind the main arrays create virtual rear-effects speakers, while the Uni-Q drivers create a "phantom" center speaker in the middle of the screen. In addition to delivering bass from a bass driver, the subwoofer contains the system's five amplifiers. Call (800) 882-9296 or visit www.kefinstanttheatre.com