In Calendar Year 2010, OEM commitments to HD Radio Technology will total 15 automotive brands across more than 80 vehicle types, 36 of which will include HD Radio Technology standard: Audi, Mercedes Benz, BMW, Mercury, Ford, MINI USA, Hyundai, Rolls Royce, Jaguar, Scion, Kia, Volkswagen, Land Rover Volvo and Lincoln.
Three new vehicles are on display at the HD Radio booth each featuring factory installed HD Radio Technology: Ford 2011 Taurus SHO, Volkswagen 2010 MY Golf TDI, and 2010 Scion xB.
The first ever factory installed implementation of HD Radio enabled iTunes Tagging will occur at CES and will be showcased by Ford. For more info about HD Radio Technology in Ford vehicles visit the HD Radio booth, Ford at booth North 822, or stop by the “My Ford” display at the Ford Tech Booth, located at N117 of the Convention Center.
Category leaders JVC, Kenwood, and Sony, expand their commitments to HD Radio Technology with new fully integrated auto aftermarket solutions, including the first ever aftermarket integrated in-dash solution with Real Time Traffic – the JVC KD-NT3HDT – and the first PND with HD Radio Technology and Real Time Traffic – the Cydle T43H. Others include:
– Pioneer DEH 5200HD
– Pioneer DEH 7200HD
– JVC KD-HDR40
– JVC KD-HDR60
– JVC KD-NT3HDT – First integrated in-dash NAV w/ Real Time Traffic
– Sony CDX-GT700HD
– Clarion THD300
– Clarion THD400
– Kenwood KDC-HD942U
– Kenwood KDC-HD545U
– Eclipse HDR109
– Dual XHD6430
– Dual XHD7714
– Jensen Mobile HD5313
– Jensen Mobile VM9314
– Jensen Mobile VM9324
– Cydle T43H – First PND with Real Time Traffic
New low-cost, low power IC solutions were introduced at CES 2009. Since that technical breakthrough, many new portable products have been committed for launch into the consumer market, several of which are currently available, with additional new models on display at CES 2010. For example:
– Microsoft Zune HD – Gigaware 12-645
– Insignia ND-HD01 – Gigaware 12-646
– Cydle T43H (PND w/ Real Time Traffic) – Sangean DT 600HD
– Cydle P15 – Sangean DT 800HD
Home Audio / HiFi: Continued Rapid Expansion Compliments New Price Point Breakthroughs
– Yamaha RX-V1065 – Sony XDR-F1HD
– Yamaha RX-V2065 – Sony XDR-S10HDiP
– Denon AVR-3310CI – TEAC HD-1
– Denon AVR-4310CI – Coby HDR-700
– Denon AVR4810CI – Coby HDR-650
– Marantz SR8002 – jWin i168
– Marantz AV8003 – jWin i171HD
– Jensen 525i – Insignia NS-HDTUNE
– Auvio (RadioShack brand) HD Radio Tuner – Sangean HDT1X
– Gigaware 120-0551 (RadioShack brand) – ADA TuneSuite
– Onkyo T4555 – McIntosh MR88
– Onkyo UP-HT1 – Niles ICS
HD Radio Technology is enabling advanced features for the consumer as well:
– Album Art – the ability to deliver images synchronized to audio programming on HD Radio broadcasts provides listeners a richer, multimedia experience. iBiquity is developing a Software Development Kit (SDK) for receiver partners to aid feature integration, which is planned for later in 2010.
– Portable navigation device with HD Radio Receiver VPA (Vehicle Power Adapter) w/real-time traffic from NAVTEQ Dynamic Content.
– Clear Channel Real Time Traffic with Journaline Information Services will be displayed via the JVC KD-NT3HDT in-dash receiver.
– PND with built-in HD Radio Electronic Program Guide (EPG) by Cydle Corp.
– Protected content delivered to targeted HD Radio receivers, including premium sports content and radio reading services for the visually impaired.
– STMicroelectronics-based HD Radio receiver development board w/NAVTEQ Traffic
– SiPort-based Data Development Platform for advanced traffic & nav, and Album Art.
– NAVTEQ Dynamic Content for HD Radio Technology delivers traffic, weather and fuel prices.
– Portable and in-dash HD Radio Development Platform (HD Radio Technology image support), featuring visuals of album art, client advertising/branding, station logo and imaging, and sports/news updates.
Stop by the HD Radio Technology table at the ShowStoppers press event at the Wynn on the first night of the CES Show – LaFite Ballroom, Thursday, January 7th from 6-10 p.m.