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Elite 55″ Direct Sun Outdoor TV Enclosure AE5550-DS





Model AE5550-DS Fits 50″ to 55″ Slimline TVs



   75"   65"   43"


  • The maximume TV dimensions the enclosure accommodates is 49″ W x 29″ H x 3.2″ D.
    • NOTE:   For best performance of the anti-reflective glass in the enclosure, avoid using TVs with highly reflective, high gloss screens.
    • LG’s OLED LCD TV’s are sensitive to UV rays and are not suitable for installation outdoors.
  • Direct Sun models are designed to “Protect” your TV when installed in areas of direct sun exposure.
  • IR film is applied on the inside of the anti-glare safety glass to shield the TV from harmful IR and UV rays.  Crossflow fans are installed in the front cover to stream air between the TV and safety glass to further protect the TV.
  • Selecting a TV brand with the “best brightness levels” is suggested to achieve the best picture quality possible while competing with high ambient light, otherwise it may be hard to see.  TVs with high brightness help deliver a better HDR experience and allow for highlights to stand out the way the creator intended.  To find the best TV brightness levels for your enclosure, check the many options available at
  • Enjoy a long-term investment allowing a variety of TVs to be changed out as technology changes.  Never worry about obsolescence again!
  • Direct Sun models are built to order.  Please allow 2-4 weeks lead time from receipt of your order.
  • Available in Black with designer color upgrade options in Silver (SL), Metallic Sandstone (SS), and White (WH)

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Select from Apollo’s line of Weatherproof Mounts to fit your application

  • Dual-arm articulating wall mount – AWM407 – $219 MSRP
  • Flat non-articulating wall mount with tilt – WM607NA – $139 MSRP
  • Adjustable height ceiling mount – CM708 – $199 MSRP

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Product description


  • Apollo’s durable powder-coated aluminum enclosure is engineered for permanent outdoor installations
  • The slim profile and form-fitted design gives the appearance of an outdoor TV
  • Anti-reflective safety glass reduces glare and enhances contrast while safeguarding your TV from the outdoor elements
  • Internal laminated IR film to AR tempered safety glass protects LCD from harmful IR and UV solar rays
  • Apollo’s proprietary TIGHT SEAL™ technology seals your TV against rain, dust, and insects
  • The temperature-controlled multi-fan air-flow system protects your TV in temperatures up to 122 degrees F
  • Cross-flow fans in the lower bezel of the front cover provide airflow between the LCD screen and front glass
  • Sound Ports at the base of the enclosure transfers TV speaker audio effectively to maximize audio performance
  • Watertight cable cover protects cable connections to your TV inputs and outputs
  • 9′ outdoor-rated power cord for safe outdoor installations
  • EZ Mount internal TV Swing brackets allow for effortless TV installation and easy access to cables and wiring of external devices inside of the enclosure
  • 1′ extension power cord to accommodate internal connection of power packs or right-angle plugs
  • Select choice of 3 weatherproof mount options: AWM407 Dual-arm articulating wall mount, WM607NA Non-articulating wall mount with tilt, or CM708 Adjustable height ceiling mount from 28.44″ – 48″
  • Certified to UL/CSA Safety Standards

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Additional information

Weight 56.5 lbs
Dimensions 10 × 56. × 37 in