Clarion Unveiled 2 In-dash Nav Units at CES

Clarion Unveiled 2 In-dash Nav Units at CES
At the CES trade show Clarion shown off two new aftermarket car infotainment systems for North America, the NX501 ($1,000), a 2DIN Multimedia unit with built-in navigation and a 6.2-inch widescreen VGA touch panel and the NZ501 ($1,000) a 1DIN unit with built-in Navigation and 7-inch motorized widescreen VGA touch panel.

In these head units the navigation is stored on a front panel MicroSDHC 4GB card. The software is from NNG (formerly known as Nav N Go) and features 15 million POIs. These systems are powered by a SiRFprima GPS receiver.

These units include built-in Parrot-Branded Bluetooth for Hands-Free calling and Stereo Audio Streaming; they are also HD Radio and Sirius Direct Connect Ready.

The NX501 and NZ501 will ship in the first quarter of 2011, said Clarion.

Thursday, January 13th 2011

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