Wednesday November 1, 2006 3:46 pm
Alienware To Offer Phantom Lapboard
Phantom Entertainment, formerly Infinium Labs, today announced via press release that they have managed to find a buyer for their upcoming Phantom Lapboard. Gaming PC manufacturer Alienware has ordered the Lapboard and Wireless Laser Mouse for use in some of their Media Center-based PCs and their PC gear product line. Shipment of the Phantom hardware is scheduled to start in November, but given the company’s history, one might want to wait until the hardware is actually available before giving it a shot. Having Alienware order the Lapboard does give the company a little bit of credibility. Considering that the Alienware’s order is more than likely based on credit terms, though, means that Alienware is probably risking less money on this venture than the typical consumer.
Phantom Entertainment’s full press release continues below.
Alienware Orders Phantom(R) Lapboard
Alienware to Offer Phantom Wireless Lapboard With Media Center PCs
SEATTLE, WA—(MARKET WIRE)—October 31, 2006—Phantom Entertainment, Inc. (OTCBB: PHEI) announced today that Alienware®—the leading manufacturer of high-performance desktop, notebook, media center and professional systems—has ordered the Phantom® Wireless Lapboard and Phantom Wireless Laser Mouse for their Media Center PCs and its PC gear product line.
“Alienware’s Media Center PC together with the Phantom Wireless Lapboard will allow users to work or play games from a couch, easy chair or any comfortable setting in the home or workplace,” said Greg Koler, President and CEO of Phantom Entertainment, Inc.
“Our Phantom Lapboard is designed to be an ultimate wireless solution for home entertainment centers,” Koler said. “We look forward to working with Alienware to enhance the entertainment center experience in living rooms and other comfortable lifestyle settings.”
“Alienware’s Media Center PCs dramatically enhance every aspect of the multimedia experience by improving ease of use, expanding users’ range of capabilities, and advancing multimedia technology to extraordinary new heights,” said Frank Azor, Senior Vice President and General Manager for Alienware Worldwide Product Group. “Implementing the Phantom Wireless Lapboard as part of our Media Center solutions is an important extension of these key features, providing users with a convenient, flexible way to both work and have fun without being tied to a desk.”
The Phantom Wireless Lapboard and Phantom® Wireless Laser Mouse are a combination wireless keyboard, laser mouse and hard surface that enables users to work or play games from a couch, easy chair or any comfortable setting in the home or workplace. The Lapboard includes wireless technology, ergonomic design, one-touch features, and a wireless high definition 1200 dpi laser mouse. The Lapboard’s innovative design features a keyboard that rotates 360 degrees to accommodate left or right handed users and inclines on a 22 degree angle with a hard surface below for the Phantom Wireless Laser Mouse. The Phantom Lapboard’s interchangeable key-face technology is designed for game-specific and business software applications on PC and Apple Mac platforms.
Alienware offers unique and award-winning technology products that incorporate state-of-the-art components, innovative engineering and design, and unprecedented customer service. Alienware has been recognized by INC 500, won the Shoppers’ Choice Award as the Best Performance Desktop by Computer Shopper’s reader survey, had its Alienware Area-51 ranked among “The 25 Greatest PCs of All Time” by PC World and also received PC Magazine’s Reader’s Choice Award in its 18th Annual Reader Survey. Alienware systems are available direct within the United States, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand. For more information, please visit www.alienware.com or call 1-800-ALIENWARE (254-3692).
About Phantom Entertainment
Phantom Entertainment is an industry-leading global entertainment and interactive game company. Phantom Entertainment has developed and is marketing the Phantom Lapboard, a combination wireless keyboard, laser mouse and hard surface. The Company is in the development of the Phantom Game Service, anticipated to be the first end-to-end, on-demand game service for delivery to the living room. For more information, please visit www.phantom.net.
Safe Harbor Statement
The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 provides a “Safe harbor” for forward-looking statements. Certain of the statements contained herein, which are not historical facts, are forward-looking statements with respect to events, the occurrence of which involved risks and uncertainties. These forward-looking statements may be impacted, either positively or negatively, by various factors. Information concerning potential factors that could affect the company is detailed from time to time in the company’s reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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