LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SMK Electronics Corporation U.S.A., a division of SMK Corporation, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of OEM remote controls and consumer electronics components, announced today that it will introduce a new family advanced home entertainment OEM remote controls this week at CES 2017. Additionally, SMK will showcase its latest automotive in-dash displays, automotive-grade HD camera modules and high speed connectors (LVCC, booth #20200, South Hall-1), along with new home automation interface controls and wearable solutions (Sands Expo & Convention Center, booth #40163).
“With U.S. home entertainment revenues, now forecast at $1.49B for 2016, projected to show an annual growth rate of 24% through 2021, the market opportunity for home entertainment products continues to look bright,” said Paul Evans, President, SMK Electronics Corporation. “Yet as service providers compete, growing the scope and depth of their home entertainment offerings, the customer’s interface to this content, the home remote control, becomes a key element in engaging and retaining new subscribers. Utilizing the latest industrial design, wireless communications and human factors technologies, SMK’s family of advanced OEM home entertainment remote controls offers providers a broad choice of user interface (UI), form factor and customization options--packaged in robust, cost-effective, just-in-time remote control solutions.
“We are also very excited to be showing advanced new automotive in-dash displays, external HD camera modules and high-speed signal interface LVDS connectivity components,” continued Mr. Evans. “The integration of technology into new automobiles has now gone main stream in the U.S., with rear-facing camera systems required in new cars starting in 2018. With our proven track record and portfolio of robust, automotive-grade products, SMK Electronics is uniquely positioned, via local R&D and manufacturing facilities, to supply the country’s auto industry with cost-effective in-dash display, HD camera and high speed connectivity components.
“Additionally, SMK Electronics will introduce a new family of home automation interface solutions this year at CES,” concluded Mr. Evans. “With revenues in the U.S. forecast to top $9.2B by 2021, the emerging home automation market opportunity is a perfect fit for SMK’s core competence in the design, development and production of advanced home automation control solutions.”
About SMK Electronics
SMK Electronics Corporation U.S.A. is the U.S. division of SMK Corporation, a world leader in the design, development and manufacture of OEM remote controls and electronic components. Through its local Research & Development and Manufacturing facilities, and in coordination with SMK’s R&D and Manufacturing Centers worldwide, SMK Electronics is uniquely positioned to provide the U.S. Consumer Electronics and Automotive industries with technologically advanced, robust, cost-effective products and solutions. Learn more at http://www.smkusa.com/.