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DOMAIN EXPERT ENGAGEMENTS

Number of executives repeatedly engaged by snail & email outreach*

POOL + OUTREACH

1955

Interactions with Platform & by Email *

INTERACTIONS

352

Unique # Participated *

PARTICIPANTS

78

Responses Validated *

VALIDATIONS

17

* Platform engagements are dynamic. Stats are published quarterly.


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   Home Audio Equipment: An Overview.....II-1
Table 1: World Market for Audio Products (2004-2006): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Sales by Leading Companies- Sony, Matsushita, Philips and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)......II-1
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   Table 2: North American Market for Home Audio Systems (2003-2006): Breakdown of Annual Sales Revenue (in US$ Million) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-2
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   Market Highlights.....II-31$80
   HTiB Market: An Overview.....II-4
Outlook.....II-4
Market Analytics.....II-4
Table 3: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Home Theater-in-a-Box Market Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Units for the Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-4
Market Issues and Trends.....II-4
Plunging Prices of Digital TV.....II-4
Escalating DTV sales.....II-4
Demand for Wider DTVs.....II-4
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   Projection TV Drives DTV Market.....II-5
Flat-Panel TV Attracts Larger Consumer Base.....II-5
In-Home Theatre Systems Erode Demand for Hi-Fi systems.....II-5
New Audio System for Home Theaters.....II-5
Competitive Landscape.....II-5
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   Table 4: US Market for HTiB (2004-2006): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Sales by Major Players- Sony, Bose, RCA (Thomson), Kenwood, Panasonic and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-6

Table 5: Canadian Market for Consumer Electronics (2004 & 2005): Breakdown of Volume Sales by Category- DVD Players, Color TV, VCRs, HTiB Systems, Camcorders, Rear Projection TV, Combination TV and Flat Panel TV (LCD & Plasma) (in ‘000 Units) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-6
Displays Market.....II-6
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   Table 6: Global TV Shipments (2003 & 2004): Breakdown of 27-Inches and Larger Units by Type - CRT TV, Front Projection, LCD TV, Plasma TV, RP – CRT and RP – Micro (In ‘000 Units).....II-7

Table 7: US Market for Home Display (2003 & 2004): Breakdown of Volume Shipments by Type - Analog Direct View, Digital Direct View, CRT RPTV, Plasma TV, Digital LCD TV (In Units) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-7
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   Table 8: Consumer Preferences for Future TV Purchases (2004 E) .....II-8
Increasing Number of Households Prefer Home Theater Systems.....II-8
Table 9: Home Theater Penetration in the US (2001-2005) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-8
Convenience: A Major Factor.....II-8
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   HTiB: Dominating the Digital Living Room.....II-9
Replacement of Old Products with New Ones Fuel Sales Growth.....II-9
Korean Electronics Giants to Focus on Home Theatre Market.....II-9
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   Buyer Behavior for Audio Systems.....II-10
Table 10: Home Theater Consumers by Age Group: (2005 E) (In %) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-10
Factors Influencing the HTiB Market.....II-10
Types of Home-Theater Consumers.....II-10
First-Time Buyers.....II-10
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   DIY.....II-11
Old Component Owners.....II-11
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   Universal Players: An Extension of DVD Players.....II-12
Popular Models of Universal Players/HTiB Systems.....II-12
Decreasing Prices Increase Sales.....II-12
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   Table 11: World HTiB Market (2002-2004): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales by Type of DVD Device (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-13
Trend Towards Networked/ Converged Audio Products.....II-13
New Feature Packed Systems to Lead HTiB Market.....II-13
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   HTiBs Move Towards Increased Simplicity.....II-14
DVD Recording Comes to HTiBs.....II-14
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   Table 12: World DVD Recorder Unit Shipments: (2003-2006) (In thousand units) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-15
Newer Surround Sound Options Coming to the Fore.....II-15
Home Theatre Systems to go Wireless.....II-15
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   Problem Facing Wireless Components.....II-16
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   Home-Theater-In-A-Box: An Introduction.....II-17
Components of a Home-Theater-In-A-Box.....II-17
Audio/Video Source (DVD-Audio/Video player, SACD player, LD player, VCR).....II-17
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   Table 13: US Market for DVD Players (2004-2006): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues by Distribution Channel –Discount Retailer, Mass Merchandiser, Specialty Store, Direct Sales and Independent Retailer (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-18
DVD Formats.....II-18
DVD-5.....II-18
DVD-10.....II-18
DVD-9.....II-18
DVD-18.....II-18
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   Table 14: World Home and Portable DVD -Audio Players Market (2003-2006) (Sales in ‘000 units) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-19
AV Receiver/Tuner/Amplifier.....II-19
Table 15: World Market for Home and Portable DVD-Audio Players: (2004-2006) (Units in ‘000) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-19
Surround Speaker System.....II-19
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   Displays: A Major Component of Home Theaters.....II-20
An Overview of the Various Display Technologies.....II-20
CRTs (Cathode Ray Tube).....II-20
Rear Projection TVs.....II-20
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   Plasma Panels.....II-21
LCD Screens.....II-21
LCD Projectors (Home Theater).....II-21
Audio/Video Receiver Acts as Control Center.....II-21
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   Multiple Speakers Impart Rich, Room-Filling Sound.....II-22
Conversion of Old Entertainment Components into a Home-Theater.....II-22
Room Type and Size is not a Limiting Factor for Home Theater Sound.....II-22
HTiB Vs. Separates.....II-22
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   An Overview of Surround Sound Technologies/Formats.....II-23
Dolby Pro Logic.....II-23
Dolby Pro Logic II.....II-23
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   Dolby Pro Logic IIx.....II-24
Dolby Digital.....II-24
Dolby Digital EX.....II-24
DTS.....II-24
DTS NEO 6.....II-24
DTS-ES.....II-24
THX.....II-24
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   THX Surround EX.....II-25
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   Specialty Stores.....II-26
Department Stores, Discount Stores or Catalog Showrooms.....II-26
Manufacturers To Gain Direct Access To Consumers Through Internet
  Distribution.....II-26
Traditional Retailer Services Continue to Play Crucial Role.....II-26
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   Japan.....II-27
Western Europe.....II-27
Table 16: Home Theater Penetration in Western Europe:(2002-2005) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-27
Italian Home Theater Market.....II-27
Home Entertainment finds Favor in Households.....II-27
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   Table 17: Penetration and Installed Base of DVD Players in Italy: (2003-2005) (In Thousand Units) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-28
Price Differentials in Italian Video Market – A Perspective in the Recent
  Past.....II-28
Table 18: Price Differentials of Various Video Sources in Italy: 2000-2002 (In Euros) – DVD Player, DVD Combination, DVD Recorder, VCR.....II-28

Table 19: Italian Market for Home Theater Products (2002-2004): Breakdown of Volume Sales by Type -DVD Players Only, DVD Combination (VHS+DVD,) DVD Recorders and Home Theatre Systems (In Thousands Units) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-28
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   Asia Pacific.....II-29
Taiwan.....II-29
Home Theater Market in Taiwan.....II-29
Table 20: Home Theater Products Demand in Taiwan:(2003 & 2004) .....II-29
South Korea.....II-29
South Korean Home Theater Market.....II-29
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   CY Signature Unveils a Range of High-End Home Theater Solutions.....II-30
AMX Corporation Launches Advanced Audio/Video Entertainment Systems.....II-30
Creative Technology to Introduce Home Theater Connect DTS-610.....II-30
Samsung Unveils HT-AS601 and HT-AS600 HTiB Systems.....II-30
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   LG Electronics Introduces MyHomNet, a New Digital Home Theatre.....II-31
Matsushita Electric Unveils SC-HT03 2.1-channel system.....II-31
Denon Ltd Introduces 2.1-channel D-M51DVS.....II-31
Pioneer Corp Launches 5.1-channel HTZ-323DV System.....II-31
Hitachi Rolls Out Home-1, an Entry Level Projector for Home Theatre.....II-31
Epson Designs Epson Home 10, a Home Theater Projector.....II-31
Philips to Release a MX-6000i DVD home theater system and Streamium TV.....II-31
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   Niro1.com to Unveil Niro System 400.....II-32
Matsushita Electric Introduces SC-HT03 2.1- Channel System.....II-32
Denon to Launch 2.1-Channel D-M51DVS.....II-32
Samsung to Expand HTiB Range.....II-32
Samsung India Launches Wireless Home Theater-in-a-Box.....II-32
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   Samsung’s eXpandable Home Theater.....II-33
JVC Launches HTiB with DVD Recorder.....II-33
Product Innovations/Introductions in the Recent Past.....II-33
Sony Unveils the DVD Dream System Range.....II-33
Altec Lansing Unveils Powered Audio System.....II-33
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   Onkyo Launches the Stress Buster.....II-34
Denon introduces the 2-Speaker, 5-Channel HTiB.....II-34
Samsung Introduces New ‘Advanced Home Theater’.....II-34
Philips Launches HTiB with DVD Recorder.....II-34
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   Pioneer to Launch HTiBs with Universal Players.....II-35
Philips Develops Nexperia.....II-35
HTiBs with Multiple Functions.....II-35
Panasonic Enhances HTiB Lineup.....II-35
Pioneer to Unveil High-Performance AV Multi-Channel Amplifier.....II-35
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   Sharp Launches Two New DVD Home Theater Systems in Japan.....II-36
Panasonic Launches HTiBs with DVD-Audio.....II-36
Yamaha to Launch DVD-Audio HTiBs.....II-36
Samsung Launches HTiB Systems.....II-36
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   Motorola Launches the DCP501.....II-37
Tripath and APEX Launch Digital Amplifier based Home Theater System.....II-37
LG Introduces DVD Combi for Home Theater.....II-37
JBL Cinema ProPack 600 Launched.....II-37
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   SLS International Takes Over Evenstar, Inc......II-38
Home Theater Store Acquires Sounds Like Music Inc.....II-38
Mitsubishi Develops New Technology for Home Theatres.....II-38
Duocom Starts Home Theatre Division.....II-38
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   Industry Activity In The Recent Past.....II-39
Aiwa to Rejuvenate its Image in the US.....II-39
Marantz and DENON Merge to form D&M Holdings.....II-39
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   Bose Corp (US).....II-40
D&M Holdings (Japan).....II-40
Hitachi Ltd (Japan).....II-40
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   Kenwood Corporation (Japan).....II-41
Koninklijke Philips Electronics NV (Netherlands).....II-41
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   LG Electronics Inc (South Korea).....II-42
Matsushita Electric Industrial Co Ltd (Japan).....II-42
JVC (Japan).....II-42
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   ONKYO Corp (Japan).....II-43
Pioneer Corporation (Japan).....II-43
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (South Korea).....II-43
Sanyo Electric Co Ltd (Japan).....II-43
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   Sharp Corp. (Japan).....II-44
Sony Corporation (Japan).....II-44
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   Aiwa Co Ltd (Japan).....II-45
Yamaha Corporation (Japan).....II-45
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