W. KINGSTON, RI--APC announces an additional line of surge protectors to the APC AV product family. The APC Audio-Video Surge Protector is designed to protect theater components such as flat panel TVs and surround sound systems from damaging power transients such as surges and spikes. All APC Audio-Video Surge Protectors feature AC and video line surge protection while complying with UL1449 2nd Edition standards. The power-saving P8VNTG model also offers master/controlled outlets that can automatically cut power to unused equipment, thereby reducing utility costs and energy. The APC Audio-Video Surge Protector line has an MSRP of $39.99 to $89.99.