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Oct 9, 2012

Rand McNally Announces Updated Hardware And Cost Drop On TND 760

Rand McNally TND 760

Rand McNally today announced a hardware revision and $100 price drop on its TND 760 mobile fleet management solution. The one-box, one cable solution – which is a compliant EOBR with mobile communication and optional award-winning truck navigation – is available today for as little as $549.99.

The news was released today at the American Trucking Association Management Conference and Exhibition.

The price drop is the result of cost reductions spurred by rising demand for the solution, as well as ongoing engineering improvements and efficiencies. The TND 760 is fully designed in the U.S…

Oct 2, 2012

Rand McNally Introduces RVND 7720 GPS For RVers

Rand McNally RVND 7720

Rand McNally today introduced the RVND 7720, a new 7-inch RV GPS device with Wi-Fi connectivity allowing for real-time weather information and display, and new hardware with rugged casing, video input, and brighter screen.

The new device – shipping now to stores, online retailers, and RV dealers and distributors – joins Rand McNally 's line of RVND GPS devices for RVers. Rand McNally pioneered RV-specific navigation by launching the first GPS device designed specifically for RVers and campers…

Jun 20, 2012

Alpine INE-S920HD AV/Navigation System Now Shipping

Alpine INE-S920HD

Alpine has announced the shipping of the INE-S920HD Audio/Video/Navigation (AVN) system. This new AVN system features a 6.1-inch WVGA screen and built-in Bluetooth® wireless technology…

Jan 10, 2012

JVC Presents 2012 In-Dash Navigation Unit Lineup

JVC KW-NT800HDT

JVC Mobile Entertainment is proud to introduce two high-speed 6.1” and two 7” WVGA display A/V navigation systems for 2012. JVC’s 2012 Navigation series introduces state-of-the-art clear and realistic sound with an offering of over ten professional sound setting adjustments as well as a graphic thirteen band equalizer and time alignment. Screens offer beautiful picture for both map display and video playback with upgraded super-fine WVGA LCD Monitors…

Jan 10, 2012

Clarion Introduces Three New In-Dash Navigation Source Units

Clarion NX702

Clarion announces the introduction of three all-new built-in navigation in-dash source units that boast full-featured capabilities such as SiriusXM satellite radio compatibility, built-in Parrot Bluetooth®, Pandora internet radio compatibility, iPod® and iPhone® integration and HD Radio compatibility.

Clarion’s flagship model, the NX702 all-in-one 2DIN audio video navigation unit offers an expansive high resolution WVGA seven inch sloping touch-screen with an innovative, animated GUI and voice control of the features you use most…

Jan 9, 2012

Pioneer Unveils AVIC-Z140BH And AVIC-X940BT Advanced Navigation Systems

Pioneer AVIC-Z140BH

Pioneer Electronics today unveiled the new AVIC-Z140BH and AVIC-X940BT navigation systems that offer drivers detailed route guidance to their destinations while simultaneously providing entertainment, information and connectivity with features like the HD Radio Artist Experience™ and map data software now provided by NAVTEQ®.

Smartphone integration, a hallmark of Pioneer’s previous in-dash navigation models, has been enhanced with the addition of Pioneer’s Advanced App Mode, and for the first time, wireless app control via Bluetooth® for specific Android™ devices…

Aug 29, 2011

TomTom Announces World’s First Navigation Device With Travel-Specific Apps And TomTom HD Traffic With Real-Time Updates

TomTom GO LIVE 1535M

TomTom today announced the launch of the world’s first portable navigation device with a suite of popular travel apps. The connected TomTom GO LIVE 1535M device will combine the most comprehensive road and traffic information from TomTom HD Traffic, with the insight of travel-related apps. These new features will give people in cars the information they need on a dedicated device designed to offer the best navigation experience.

Using TomTom’s connected LIVE services, drivers can access the information they need while on the road by browsing through helpful travel apps from Yelp®, TripAdvisor®, Expedia® and Twitter…

Jan 6, 2011

JVC Launches KW-NT30HD And KW-NT50HDT A/V Navigation Units

JVC KW-NT30HD

JVC Mobile Entertainment, a leading developer and manufacturer of sophisticated mobile, audio, and video products, is proud to introduce two 6.1” VGA display A/V navigation systems with built-in HD Radio for 2011.

Newly added is connectivity with the iheartradio iPhone application by ClearChannel. After being downloaded to an iPhone, the iheartradio application can be used via USB connection to JVC Mobile Entertainment’s two A/V navigation units, the KW-NT30HD and KW-NT50HDT…

Jan 6, 2011

JVC Partners With MotionX-GPS Drive Navigation For 2011 In Dash Multimedia Receivers

JVC KW-AVX840

JVC is proud to announce that it has added the MotionX-GPS Drive Navigation Ready feature to its 2011 in-dash media receivers. This significant step forward enables iPhone users to now take full advantage of MotionX-GPS Drive through their JVC multimedia systems, creating an unparalleled in-vehicle navigation experience.

MotionX is the leading navigation platform on the iPhone…

Jan 6, 2011

Alpine Electronics Launches The INA-W910 Audio/Video/Navigation System

Alpine INA-W910

Alpine has combined integrated navigation features, comprehensive media playback options, hands-free calling, and Alpine’s renowned sound quality – into one easy-to-use unit. The INA-W910 audio/video/navigation (AVN) system is loaded with today’s highly desired digital sources for entertainment and information. The INA-W910 is ideal for system building and can serve as the base for any size system.

The INA-W910 is a 2-DIN system with a 7-inch WVGA motorized display. Besides being an AM/FM/CD/DVD receiver, it offers the best in digital audio sources. HD Radio® comes built into the INA-W910, a first for an Alpine 2-DIN system…