Alpine Electronics of America, Inc. is now shipping the INA-W910 audio/video/navigation (AVN) system. The INA-W910 is an AM/FM/ CD/DVD receiver with a 7-inch WVGA motorized display. It is compatible with a variety of digital entertainment and information sources, making it ideal for system building.
The INA-W910 offers several options for accessing popular audio sources:
• HD Radio®: HD Radio is built-in to the INA-W910, plus HD Radio multicasting is available for accessing HD2 and HD3 channels beyond the main FM HD Radio station. iTunes® Tagging from HD Radio stations allows users to tag songs for purchase from the iTunes store.
• SiriusXM Satellite Radio: For satellite radio access, the INA-W910 uses the SXV100 SiriusXM Connect Vehicle Tuner Kit (sold separately, XM subscription required). Channel name, number and category, plus artist and song name, are visible on the INA-W910’s screen. The INA-W910 stores up to 18 XM station presets and features SiriusXM Replay™ for pause, rewind and replay of up to 30 minutes of live SiriusXM content; Song Alert™; Artist Alert™; Game Alert™; and iTunes Tagging.
• Pandora® internet radio: The INA-W910 can play music from the iPhone Pandora app. Artist, song, album and station information and album art can be displayed on the INA-W910’s screen. Pandora features such as the thumbs up/down rating system, new station creation, and bookmarking of songs for later purchase are all accessible from the INA-W910.
• iPod® and iPhone®: The INA-W910 meets the specifications for the “Made for iPod and iPhone” compatibility. Song, artist and album information, plus album art are displayed on the INA-W910 if this information is available on the iPod or iPhone. The INA-W910 features iPod Passenger Mode, allowing back seat passengers to play their iPod or iPhone through the INA-W910’s audio system, using the device’s own controls.
The INA-W910’s navigation system has pre-loaded NAVTEQ maps of the U.S. and Canada, over six million NAVTEQ Premium Points of Interest (POIs), and voice-guided turn-by-turn driving
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instructions. Lifetime NAVTEQ RDS traffic service is included and does not require a separate subscription. The picture-in-picture GuideView™ Window displays the next driving maneuver, a compass, or speed limit of the current street – even if the INA-W910 is playing a music source.
Bluetooth Wireless Technology Features
Hands-free calling is available from the INA-W910’s built-in Bluetooth® Wireless Technology module, powered by Parrot. Phonebook access is available, navigation maps can be used during a call, and navigation POIs like restaurants can be dialed just by tapping the POI icon.
Sound Quality Features
The INA-W910 has a built-in 18W RMS x 4 amplifier (at CEA-2006 power ratings), three 4-volt pre-amp outputs, 7-band EQ, time correction, crossover, and a 24-bit Burr-Brown DAC. It uses MediaXpander™ technology to restore richer, truer playback to compressed digital music.
Pricing and Availability
The INA-W910 is available now for $1,199.95 MAP at authorized Alpine retailers. The SXV100 is available now for $69.99 retail, from SiriusXM’s distribution channel.
Pandora® and Pandora® internet radio are trademarks or registered trademarks of Pandora Media, Inc. SIRIUS, XM and all related marks and logos are trademarks of SIRIUS XM Radio Inc. and its subsidiaries. “HD Radio” is a trademark of iBiquity Digital Corporation. iPod, iPhone, iTunes and Made for iPod and iPhone are trademarks of Apple, Inc. 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. 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 about Alpine’s aftermarket products, visit www.alpine-usa.com.