Alpine Electronics Launches 6.1-Inch Screen System Bundled with SiriusXM® Tuner

Back January 5, 2017

The INE-W960HDMI audio/video/navigation system offers multiple entertainment options at an attractive price

Torrance, Calif. (Jan. 5, 2017)b> – Alpine Electronics of America, Inc. debuted a new 6.1-inch audio/video/ navigation (AVN) system at the 2017 International CES, taking place Jan. 5-8 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The INE-W960HDMI is Alpine’s first AVN system to come bundled with a SiriusXM tuner.

“SiriusXM is a popular feature for drivers,” said Steve Crawford, vice president and general manager, aftermarket business unit, Alpine Electronics of America, Inc. “The INE-W960HDMI delivers SiriusXM entertainment and a host of other infotainment features in a convenient and attractively-priced package.”

The INE-W960HDMI has a 6.1-inch WVGA anti-glare touch screen to control the infotainment sources along with hard keys to access features such as Bluetooth calling, music, navigation, volume up/down and track up/down.

SiriusXM Tuner and Service
The SiriusXM® Connect SXV300 Vehicle Tuner comes packaged with the INE-W960HDMI. Customers purchasing the INE-W960HDMI can contact SiriusXM to take advantage of the “Never Miss a Beat” offer, which gives them three months of SiriusXM’s “All Access” subscription (for details, visit www.getsiriusxm.com/offers/3monthsfree). The “All Access” package is SiriusXM’s most extensive offering and includes a wide variety of commercial-free music, plus live sports, world class talk programming, comedy, news and more. All Access subscribers also get access to SiriusXM programming outside the vehicle on the SiriusXM app and online at http://www.siriusxm.com. The INE-W960HDMI gives users the ability to pause, rewind and replay up to 60 minutes of SiriusXM content while listening, and listeners can program up to 18 dedicated preset soft keys for SiriusXM channels.

Other Entertainment and Navigation Features
Video options on the INE-W960HDMI consist of an HDMI input for connectivity to HDMI-enabled devices (HDMI cable sold separately) and a built-in DVD/CD player. Audio entertainment includes Pandora® internet radio control from iPhone® and Android™ smartphones, “Made for iPod and iPhone” compatibility, USB access and audio streaming from a smartphone.

Alpine’s proprietary navigation interface includes pre-loaded maps of the United States and Canada and more than seven million Points of Interest (POIs). Major landmarks, buildings and terrain details are depicted in 3D. Driving directions are delivered through text-to-speech announcements and the highway services list displays the services available at each exit (gas, food, ATMs, etc.) to help drivers make quick decisions while in route.

Alpine’s advanced Bluetooth® wireless technology features include secure simple pairing (SSP), phone battery and cellular signal level indicators and call waiting. Sound quality features include Alpine’s MediaXpander® technology for better playback of compressed media and improved audio streaming.

Alpine offers one other SiriusXM bundled package, the CDE-SXM145BT which is currently available. This model features a 1-DIN CD receiver packaged with the SiriusXM® Connect SXV300 Vehicle Tuner. Customers purchasing the CDE-SXM145BT can also contact SiriusXM to take advantage of the “Never Miss a Beat” offer (www.getsiriusxm.com/offers/3monthsfree). Both models will be available at authorized Alpine retailers, visit www.alpine-usa.com for the store locator.

INE-W960HDMI 6.1-inch AVN System with SiriusXM® Connect SXV300 Vehicle Tuner

  • 6.1-inch WVGA anti-glare touch screen
  • Audio, video, navigation and Bluetooth feature set
  • Includes SiriusXM® Connect SXV300 Vehicle Tuner (plus three months of SiriusXM “All Access” with the “Never Miss a Beat” offer)
  • Works with Pandora internet radio for iPhone and Android
  • Made for iPod and iPhone
  • BT Plus Bluetooth® wireless technology with audio streaming
  • DVD, AAC, MP3, DivX playback
  • MediaXpander™ technology
  • Three 4V pre-amp outputs
  • Built-in 18W x 4 amplifier (at CEA-2006 rating)
  • Rear USB port and Aux output for rear seat entertainment connectivity
  • Steering wheel remote ready
  • Available February; SRI: $900

CDE-SXM145BT CD Receiver with SiriusXM® Connect SXV300 Vehicle Tuner

  • 1-DIN CD receiver
  • Includes SiriusXM® Connect SXV300 Vehicle Tuner (plus three months of SiriusXM “All Access” with the “Never Miss a Beat” offer.)
  • Made for iPod and iPhone
  • App Direct Mode
  • BT Plus Bluetooth® wireless technology with audio streaming
  • Two preouts (2V)
  • Built-in 18W x 4 amplifier (at CEA-2006 rating)
  • Available now; SRI: $250

Notice: Product information is based upon current information at the time of press, but cannot be guaranteed. All designs, features, specifications and delivery dates are subject to change without notice.

TuneIt and MediaXpander are registered trademarks of Alpine Electronics, Inc. SiriusXM and all related marks and logos are trademarks of Sirius XM Radio Inc. and its subsidiaries. PANDORA, the PANDORA logo, and the Pandora trade dress are trademarks or registered trademarks of Pandora Media, Inc., used with permission. iPod, iPhone, and Made for iPod and iPhone are trademarks of Apple, Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. The Bluetooth word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Alpine Electronics, Inc. is under license. Android is a trademark of Google Inc. Other trademarks and trade names are those of their respective owners.

About Alpine Electronics
Alpine Electronics is an automotive electronics manufacturer that provides consumers and leading auto makers with audio, video, navigation and driver assistance products. The company specializes in system integration solutions with innovative vehicle entertainment and information technologies. Alpine’s R&D and manufacturing facilities in Japan, China, Europe and North America ensure that all products address the real world requirements of drivers in each market. The company is committed to developing safe, comfortable and eco-friendly automotive electronics products.

For more information, visit www.alpine-usa.com and these social media channels: Facebook: facebook.com/AlpineUSA, Instagram: instagram.com/AlpineUSA, Twitter: twitter.com/AlpineUSA

Notice: Product information is based upon current information at the time of writing, but cannot be guaranteed. All designs, features, specifications and delivery dates are subject to change without notice.

Alpine Media Contact(s):

Ann Marie Fortunate
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313-567-5040 (o) or 586-214-1731 (m)
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