digEcor™ Signs Contract with the Hawar Center for Middle Eastern Content
SPRINGVILLE, Utah - June 1, 2006 - digEcor™ announced today that they have signed an agreement with the Hawar Center for Middle East content for the digEplayer XT. Hawar Center is a leading media production company based in the Kingdom of Bahrain and specializes in the production, sourcing and compilation of in-flight entertainment programs and movies in various languages.
"The new content that the Hawar Center can provide passengers using the digEplayer XT™ will make regional Middle Eastern flights more enjoyable," said Greg Beeston," President of digEcor."
"The tie-up between the largest Arabic content provider and Portable IFE devices is sure to give airlines the best of both worlds," said Nandini Chadha, Manager IFE, Hawar Center.
More about the digEplayer XT
The digEplayer XT is lightweight and packed with cutting-edge features. The unit sports an 8-inch TFT screen and offers true DVD quality video and crisp, clear text and graphics.
The integrated credit card swipe, 60 or larger gigabyte hard drive, USB 2.0 host port, and two independently controlled headphone mini-jacks add to each passengers listening and viewing pleasure.
The addition of optional 802.11 a/b/g wireless facilitates content uploads of movies, TV sitcoms, games, audio, credit card transactions, usage statistics, and more.
With optional adapters supporting AC, DC, and power over Ethernet, the modular accessory bay delivers options and expansion, including a 10-hour battery.
DigEcor is leading the portable IFE industry with cutting edge technology and new designs. digEcor is based in Springville, UT, with offices in Seattle, Atlanta, Miami, Amsterdam, Shanghai, Singapore, and Toulouse, France. Visit digEcor online at www.digecor.com or call us at 801-489-2120.
Hawar Center is one of the largest suppliers of In-flight Entertainment content in the Middle East region and serves various international airlines and major airlines of the Middle East region. Some of the key Airlines supplied (Arabic Films and Shorts) by Hawar include British Airways, Qatar Airways Etihad, Virgin Atlantic, and Malaysian Airlines.
The Hawar Center also has duplication facilities that support Digi Beta, Beta SP, DVCam, DVD, SVHS, and HI8. For more information, visit www.hawarcenter.com.
Contact: Bob Carey
Tel: (801) 489-2127
Fax: (801) 489-2199