LAS VEGAS--()--Siano, the world’s leading supplier of mobile broadcast DTV solutions, will be showcasing their in-car Mobile DTV tuner at the Audiovox Electronics booth at CES 2013, January 8-11, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
“We are very enthusiastic about the launch of this product and Audiovox is confident that we are branding a quality system that will meet and exceed mobile DTV consumers’ needs.”
The innovative system delivers Live Mobile TV content to in-car, rear-seat entertainment systems. Co-developed by Siano and Audiovox, the system uses Siano’s ATSC-MH receiver chip and an advanced software player. The product will be branded Audiovox and sold via Audiovox's distribution channels, including 12-volt retailers and expeditors who service new car dealers in addition to their OE customers.
Audiovox has been a leader in mobile video and rear-seat entertainment since its inception, providing consumers with a wide variety of systems and content options. The new Audiovox Mobile DTV system will allow content-rich programming that includes local live news, sports, and entertainment.
The collaboration between Audiovox and Siano marks the commitment and dedication of both companies to bringing a true, live “on-the-go” TV experience to U.S. consumers in their vehicles. The system connects directly to any rear-seat entertainment system that supports RCA audio and video inputs. For select Audiovox and Advent branded mobile video products, a proprietary single cable connection has been built into the tuner to streamline installation and the user experience. Both Bluetooth and Infrared Remote Control are supported for maximum flexibility and safety while driving. The system includes a rear-window mountable TV antenna, is FCC, WiFi and Bluetooth certified, and compatible with all NTSC-compliant screens in the market.
“Siano is proud to partner with Audiovox in providing this attractive car-TV product,” said Alon Ironi, CEO of Siano. “We see a growing worldwide demand for automotive TV, and it’s an opportune time to have a product in the U.S. as well. Siano’s mobile DTV technology gains in recent years, coupled with Audiovox’s vast market know-how, should give this product an edge in the industry. Simply put, the result speaks for itself…and you’ll see it in the product demo.”
Audiovox President, Tom Malone, commented, “We are very enthusiastic about the launch of this product and Audiovox is confident that we are branding a quality system that will meet and exceed mobile DTV consumers’ needs.”
The product will be demonstrated to selected customers and partners at CES 2013, Las Vegas, NV, January 8-11, 2013
To schedule a meeting & demo, contact Siano at: CES2013@siano-ms.com
Siano is the world’s leading supplier of mobile broadcast DTV solutions. Pioneers of the multi-standard approach, Siano provides high-performance and fast time-to-market digital TV solutions for cellular-handheld, consumer electronics, automotive and public transportation device makers and solution/services providers. Close partnerships with global tier-1 PC, mobile handset and home entertainment manufacturers boast a customer base that includes Samsung, Motorola, LG, ZTE, Huawei, Dell, Lenovo and many others. Headquartered in Israel, Siano has offices in the US, China, Taiwan, Korea, Japan, and Latin America (Brazil, Argentina). For more information, visit us at www.siano-ms.com.
About Audiovox Electronics Corporation (AEC)
Audiovox Electronics Corporation (AEC) is a wholly owned subsidiary of VOXX International Corporation (NASDAQ:VOXX), a leading, global supplier of mobile and consumer electronics products. The Company holds number one market share in rear seat entertainment as well as remote start systems and is the exclusive provider of SiriusXM satellite radio products in the aftermarket. AEC is also a recognized leader in the marketing of automotive entertainment, Location Based Services (LBS), rear observation, and vehicle security. Its extensive distribution network includes power retailers and 12-volt specialists as well as nearly all of the major vehicle manufacturers (“OEMs”), both domestically and abroad.
Audiovox Electronics possesses a strong brand portfolio and its products ranks among the top ten in almost every category in which they sell. Primary brands include Audiovox®, Invision®, Jensen®, Omega®, Advent®, Code Alarm®, Prestige® and Excalibur®.
Headquartered in Hauppauge, NY, Audiovox Electronics has a manufacturing facility in the United States, and a robust international footprint with offices in Europe, Canada, Mexico and Venezuela. For additional information, please visit our web site at www.audiovoxproducts.com.