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Jan 7, 2014

Alpine Announces 2014 Subwoofer Lineup

Alpine SWR-1522D

Alpine is adding to its subwoofer and enclosure offerings by debuting five new models at the 2014 International CES, held Jan. 7-10 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The company’s wide assortment of subwoofers and enclosures include new models designed specifically for use in trucks. The company also debuted a new audio/video/navigation (AVN) system with a 9-inch screen especially for use in trucks and SUVs, so using the system with the new truck subwoofers creates a complete ecosystem tailored for these vehicles…

Jan 7, 2014

Alpine Debuts 10.1" PKG-RSE3DVD Rear Seat Entertainment System


Alpine has revamped its rear-seat entertainment products. The new products will debut at the 2014 International CES, taking place Jan. 7-10 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

Spending family time on the road is a popular American pastime. Alpine’s new rear-seat entertainment products are a simple way to upgrade a vehicle and keep passengers entertained on long road trips. The new PKG-RSE3DVD rear seat entertainment system is a 10.1-inch flip down WSVGA monitor with a built-in DVD player. The system uses an automotive-grade DVD mechanism, for reliable playback quality while on the road…

Jan 7, 2014

Rockford Fosgate Updates Prime R1 Subwoofer Lineup for 2014

Rockford Fosgate R1-2X10

Rockford Fosgate announced that they updated the entire six model Prime Series R1 subwoofer line for 2014. The 10- and 12-inch subwoofers and four sealed enclosure options will be showcased at The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nev. from Jan. 7-9, 2014, and are scheduled ship Q1 2014.

"Rockford Fosgate Prime subwoofers provide high performance bass at an unbelievable value," said Jake Braaten, Rockford Corp’s director of product development. "Our 2014 R1 models are a step up from its predecessors. They now work great in sealed and vented enclosures, have an integrated trim ring, and increased power handling of 200 watts RMS…

Dec 14, 2013

JVC Introduces KD-AR755, KD-R750, KD-AR555 and KD-R650 Single-DIN CD Receivers


JVC Mobile Entertainment today introduced four new CD receivers that will be available in the U.S. starting this month. Receivers feature illuminated USB ports as well as detachable faceplate security and 6-key preset station keys on the front faceplate. New models will include double the amount of available preset EQ settings from six to twelve and new digital processing tuners for better AM and FM reception quality…

Nov 6, 2013

Pioneer Unveils 2014 Lineup Of In-dash Multimedia DVD Receivers

Pioneer AVH-X5600BHS

Pioneer Electronics Inc. today unveiled its new 2014 line of in-dash multimedia DVD receivers that focuses on providing the most entertainment options in the car. Consisting of the AVH-X1600DVD, AVH-X2600BT, AVH-X3600BHS, AVH-X4600BT and AVH-X5600BHS, all five models have a refined, sophisticated look and offer advanced technologies that provide users with a variety of entertainment options including MIXTRAX virtual DJ technology, DVD/CD media playback, MirrorLink, improved AppRadio Mode for iPhone 5, Pandora station creation, SiriusXM satellite radio compatibility, built-in HD Radio and USB connectivity…

Nov 6, 2013

Pioneer Releases TS-W3003D4 12" Subwoofer And Four GM-A Amplifiers

Pioneer TS-W3003D4

Pioneer Electronics Inc. today released its new TS-W3003D4 Champion Series PRO subwoofer and line of GM-A series amplifiers that are designed to match today’s consumer trends of driving more fuel-efficient vehicles and using pre-made subwoofer enclosures.

The latest TS-W3003D4 incorporates key technologies, including Pioneer’s patented IMPP composite seamless cone, reinforced drive cone, dual spiders and large double stacked magnets, to produce powerful bass output utilizing both customized and prefabricated enclosures…

Nov 6, 2013

Pioneer Presents New In-Dash Single DIN Receivers For 2014

Pioneer DEH-X9600BHS

Pioneer Electronics Inc. released two new digital media receivers and five CD models to complete its lineup of 2014 in-dash single DIN receivers. Designed specifically for smartphone consumers, the digital media receivers, MVH-X360BT and MVH-X560BT, feature enhanced connectivity, control and music playback from a smartphone in lieu of a traditional CD player mechanism…

Sep 23, 2013

Harman Showcases Its Premium Audio For BMW

Harman Kardon Logic 7

Harman announced it will continue to provide BMW drivers with the ultimate in-car infotainment and audio experience in 2014. Debuted during the BMW Can-Am Fall Launch, the latest 2014 BMW vehicles, including the new BMW 4 Series Coupe and the all-new 3rd generation BMW X5 Sports Activity Vehicle, are equipped with a Harman Kardon surround sound system that is precisely tuned to the interior of the vehicle and complemented by the company's market-leading integrated infotainment system…

Aug 20, 2013

Pioneer Unveils Eight New 2014 In-Dash CD Receivers

Pioneer DEH-X6600BS

Pioneer Electronics today unveiled the first eight models of its 2014 lineup of in-dash CD receivers, the DEH-X6600BS, DEH-X6600BT, DEH-X5600HD, DEH-X4600BT, DEH-X3600S, DEH-X3600UI, DEH-X2600UI and FH-X500UI. The new models offer Pioneer’s great sound quality combined with numerous smartphone-friendly features and technologies that match today’s on-the-go consumer lifestyle, including Siri Eyes Free for iPhone, simplified Bluetooth connectivity for hands-free calling and audio streaming, enhanced Android music playback compatibility, and Pandora internet radio…

Aug 16, 2013

Sony Introduces XAV-602BT In-dash AV Receiver

Sony XAV-602BT

Sony today introduced the new XAV-602BT smartphone connected in-dash AV receiver making it easier and more convenient to experience music, navigation and smartphone applications while in the car.

The new XAV-602BT AV receiver features Sony-exclusive App Remote technology for Android and iOS devices, unifying entertainment and control functions for a simplified driving experience. The App Remote feature combines music and select smartphone apps into a single source list that can be safely displayed and controlled directly from the receiver. App content is displayed on the smartphone while audio content plays through the speakers…