Topline trio lets customers prioritize DVD, navigation or streaming media
LAS VEGAS, January 10, 2018 (MEDIAWIRE) – KENWOOD’s high eXcelon multimedia receiver lineup consists of two fashions that characteristic important enhancements from final yr, in addition to a brand new mannequin that defines the present tradition of moveable media content material. The DNX995S (MSRP $1,500.00) options DVD playback and onboard navigation by Garmin™, accessed by means of a 6.Eight-inch, high-definition capacitive contact display screen with anti-glare / anti reflection coating and viewing angle adjustment. Favoring drivers who would quite use their phone-based navigation by means of a connection to the multimedia receiver, the DDX9905 (MSRP $1,100) presents the identical characteristic set with out navigation. And for individuals who totally embrace no-disc digital media, the brand new, mech-less DMX905S (MSRP $850.00) offers a bigger 6.95-inch standard-definition display screen due to the shortage of a DVD transport, with out navigation.
All three fashions carry a characteristic set centered on increasing the driving force’s smartphone-based leisure and data apps. They embrace compatibility with Apple CarPlay™ (for iPhone® customers) and Android Auto™ (for Android-based smartphone customers), which allow secure use of smartphone navigation and leisure apps by means of the KENWOOD receiver. Streaming music service TIDAL™ and SiriusXM® Satellite Radio at the moment are accessible by means of Apple CarPlay. Android smartphone customers can entry the Google Assistant™, letting customers get solutions to questions, handle their schedules, make calls and management related sensible gadgets with their voice. They may connect with Android Auto wirelessly, letting them go away their telephones in a pocket or bag quite than use the telephone’s USB cable to attach it to the KENWOOD receiver.
Smartphone compatibility additionally extends to different apps. With the KENWOOD WebLink® platform utility on a related smartphone, customers can entry and management their Waze™ navigation, YouTube™ and Yelp™ accounts on the KENWOOD receiver show display screen, in addition to see the most recent climate. KENWOOD WebLink works with a wired or wi-fi connection on the three flagship fashions, for each iOS and Android. Also a part of the KENWOOD WebLink expertise is SubsequentRadio, a service that gives artist info, tune titles and album artwork when listening to conventional AM/FM Radio.
In addition, two KENWOOD options empower passengers to take part within the in-vehicle leisure. KENWOOD Remote permits supply choice, quantity management and system equalization adjustments from a Bluetooth®-connected smartphone, and KENWOOD Music Mix lets as much as 5 passengers play streaming or saved music from their Bluetooth-connected smartphones to create an ongoing music set.
The flagship trio is designed to work as a standalone audio improve, connecting immediately to 2 units of audio system with inner amplification, or operate as the middle level of an audiophile system replete with separates, amplifiers and subwoofers. All embrace built-in HD Radio® are Sirius XM Satellite Radio-ready, connecting to the SiriusXM Connect SXV300 satellite tv for pc radio tuner (offered individually). They may even management widespread streaming providers Pandora Radio® and Spotify® immediately from the receiver interface. Three units of gold-plated RCA-style connectors ship five-volt indicators to add-on digital sign processing or amplifiers. Each is able to Hi-Res Audio playback, and audio is tailor-made with an on-board, 13-band equalizer with digital time alignment.
Driving security on the flagship fashions is applied with two digital camera inputs, one among which is a devoted rear-camera enter that reveals the rear view when the car is put into reverse gear. Vehicle standing will be monitored from the multimedia show with the addition of the ADS idataLink Maestro, a separately-sold interface that connects to the car knowledge bus to offer battery voltage, car diagnostics and different info. Each mannequin additionally consists of connectivity to KENWOOD’s proprietary DRV-N520, a high-resolution sprint digital camera and security system that data incidents primarily based on consumer settings. The DRV-N520 is managed by means of the KENWOOD receiver, and its footage will be reviewed on the receiver’s show.
“Our flagship fashions characterize the most effective expertise and consumer expertise we now have to supply,” stated Tony Mercado, advertising and marketing supervisor for the KENWOOD model. “However, we acknowledge that our greatest should align with how our clients eat content material, and provides them a characteristic set that matches their preferences. Expanding our topline decisions to 3 receivers lets our KENWOOD eXcelon retailers and their clients construct a premium, customized in-vehicle expertise.”
For extra info on choose fashions and options, go to www.kenwood.com/usa.
About JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation
JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation is a wholly-owned subsidiary of JVCKENWOOD Corporation and is a number one developer of imaging, dwelling and automobile leisure, and navigation merchandise for the buyer market, two-way radio communications techniques for public security, non-public business and newbie customers, and video gear for the printed markets. For detailed info, name JVCKENWOOD USA at 1-800-950-5005 or go to us at http://us.jvckenwood.com, www.kenwood.com/usa and www.jvc.com.