LOS ANGELES, Calif. - March 28, 2006 - Nyko Technologies® has shipped its highly-anticipated Xbox 360® accessory line-up; the Intelligent Remote 360, a universal smart remote for the home entertainment center, and Intercooler 360, a compact, snap-on cooling device for the Xbox 360 console. Xbox 360 owners can fully immerse themselves in the next generation of gaming with Nyko's stylish and practical options for the Xbox 360.
Xbox 360 accessories include:
Intercooler 360 - a high efficiency, snap-on cooling device that uses three fans to dramatically increase air flow out of the 360. The Intercooler 360 reduces heat throughout the Xbox 360, promoting extended life and reliability of the components contained within. The compact, cooling device snaps onto the back of the console, fits in entertainment centers with the 360 in a horizontal or vertical position, and turns on and off automatically in conjunction with the 360.
Intelligent Remote 360 - a sleek, learning remote with back-lit buttons that allows users to control their Xbox 360 and television with the same device.
The unit picks up a signal by simply aiming the source remote at the Intelligent Remote. The product "learns" commands from standard remote controls, no programming is required. Nyko's remote is ideal for gamers who have already made their Xbox 360 their entertainment centerpiece.
"Microsoft has created a gaming system to become the entertainment centerpiece for the living room," said Susan Corben Cox, vice president of marketing, Nyko Technologies. "Nyko is bringing gamers accessories that will enhance their gaming experience and protect their valuable Xbox 360."
The Intelligent Remote 360 features:
- Control Xbox 360 and the TV with a single remote
- Automatic setup, no programming required
- Back-lit buttons are clearly marked and simple to use
- Stylish design compliments your Xbox 360
- Auto power on and off using the included AAA batteries
The Intercooler 360 features:
- Snap-on assembly for easy installation
- Increases air flow and reduces heat throughout the Xbox 360 improving protection for internal circuitry while enhancing performance for the Xbox 360
- Cooler temperatures mean extended life and reliability
- Fits in entertainment centers in either the horizontal or vertical position
- Powered by the Xbox 360 console, no extra AC adaptor required
- Auto or manual power on and off
Nyko's Xbox 360 accessories are now available at GameStop and EB Games (MSRP $19.99 each) Check www.nyko.com for a complete list of retailers.
About Nyko Technologies®
Nyko Technologies® develops, manufactures and markets innovative peripherals to enhance the digital lifestyle. The company's mission is to deliver products that solve problems and improve user experience for work and play. Nyko specializes in interactive entertainment, computing, consumer electronics, portable audio, as well as online and wireless technologies. The company has distribution through major U.S. and Canadian retailers, along with distributors worldwide.
Founded in 1995, Nyko is headquartered in Los Angeles, Calif. Please go to www.nyko.com or call 1-888-444-6956 for more information.
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