SOURCE: ZyXEL Communications Inc.

ZyXEL Communications Inc.

August 15, 2011 08:00 ET

ZyXEL Wireless HDMI Adapters Now Generally Available, Bringing Enhanced Connectivity and Performance to Digital Home Entertainment Market

Available at a Reduced Price for Limited Time at Buy.com, Aerobeam WirelessHD Adapters Wirelessly Connect Any HDMI-Enabled Home Entertainment Devices to Big Screen TVs, Eliminating Cable Clutter

ANAHEIM, CA--(Marketwire - Aug 15, 2011) - ZyXEL Communications Inc., a leading provider of secure broadband networking, Internet connectivity and routing products, today announced the general availability of its new Aerobeam WirelessHD device. ZyXEL's Aerobeam WHD6215 is a transmitter/receiver combo that enables consumers to place their devices anywhere in the room to wirelessly stream digital content, without worrying about unsightly wires. It will be available for purchase at a reduced price of $180.00 between August 15-30 at Buy.com.

Simply plug any HDMI® device, including Blu-ray / DVD players, game consoles, smartphones and tablets, into the Aerobeam WirelessHD transmitter and connect the receiver behind the TV. No extra configuration is required. ZyXEL's Aerobeam WHD6215 adapters provide full 1080P video playback, including 3D, with no lag or loss in picture quality. It also supports 7.1 surround sound audio for the highest-quality A/V (audio/video) experience available.

Based on the industry's WirelessHD technology standard, ZyXEL's Aerobeam WHD6215 is architected and optimized for the sole purpose of wirelessly streaming HD multimedia. It leverages 60 GHz millimeter wave technology, providing the necessary bandwidth for multi-Gigabit data rates, which are required to wirelessly stream reliable, uninterrupted HD video and audio. The 60 GHz spectrum also eliminates interference from other wireless technologies, such as popular 802.11x standards.

The WHD6215 will be available from all ZyXEL authorized resellers and e-commerce partners at its approximate street price of $199.00.

About ZyXEL Communications
Twenty-one year old ZyXEL offers a high-performance, carrier-grade suite of access and security solutions. Through our partner alliances, we provide businesses with complete solutions and seamless support. With expertise in diverse technologies like wireless, security, Powerline, Ethernet and xDSL, ZyXEL offers integrated, secure network solutions to SMB, SOHO, residential and service provider markets. The company recently introduced its Aerobeam line of products designed for the home entertainment enthusiast.

In addition, ZyXEL's North American Channel Program offers industry-leading incentives with its full line of products. ZyXEL's North American headquarters are located in Anaheim, California. http://www.us.zyxel.com.

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