Six New Single CD Receivers From Pioneer Kick Off 2013 Product Line-Up

Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc. today introduced six new single CD receiver models for 2013, the FH-X700BT, DEH-X6500BT, DEH-X5500HD, DEH-X3500UI, DEH-2500UI and DEH-150MP, that fulfill the consumer’s in-car entertainment needs with new cosmetics, expanded smartphone integration and features developed to match today’s music-listening trends. The new line-up is integrated with a mix of features and technologies including larger multi-line displays, iPhone® certified connectivity, Bluetooth®1 hands-free and audio streaming, App Mode®, MIXTRAX™, Pandora® internet radio and HD Radio® technology.

“Not only is it important for Pioneer to include the newest and latest technologies into our products, but they must be easy to use in the car environment,” said Ted Cardenas, vice president of marketing for the Car Electronics Division of Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc. “Our new single CD receivers not only offer maximum entertainment value, but they make it extremely convenient for users to integrate their personal devices and stay connected.”

MODERN COSMETIC APPEAL
With the DEH-2500UI model and above, the new 2013 single CD players offer users enhanced display possibilities by providing customizable multi-color illumination controls and buttons. The areas on or around the buttons and volume knobs are illuminated to make adjustments easier, while the size of the display area has been increased more than 35% from the previous models for greater viewing angles, improved visibility and more song information.

EXPANDED SMARTPHONE INTEGRATION
To correspond with the ever-growing use of smartphones, Pioneer designed the new single CD players with expanded smartphone compatibility.

MORE MUSIC FEATURES
A variety of exciting and fun features are built-in to the new single CD line-up to enhance the driving experience:

Pioneer’s six single CD receiver offerings will be available in late August with suggested retail prices starting at $70.

Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc. is headquartered in Long Beach, Calif., and its U.S. Web address is www.pioneerelectronics.com. Its parent company, Pioneer Corporation, is a preeminent manufacturer of high-performance audio, video and computer equipment for the home, car and business markets.

Do not use your Pioneer system if doing so will divert your attention in any way from the safe operation of your vehicle. Always observe safe driving rules. In some states certain operations of devices while driving may be illegal. Where such regulations apply, they must be obeyed.

1Bluetooth functionality requires a compatible Bluetooth-enabled mobile phone. Certain Bluetooth features may not be supported by all compatible Bluetooth-enabled devices, and/or the functionality of such features may be limited in certain devices or by certain wireless carriers.

2Not every USB device is compatible with a Pioneer head unit containing an USB port. Pioneer head units containing a USB port are compatible with USB MSC (Mass Storage Class) devices only, and are not compatible with DRM (Digital Rights Management) contents and MTP (Media Transfer Protocol) connection devices. For size and other limitations, please see Owner’s Manual. Unauthorized copying of music or other files is strictly prohibited. Optional USB extension cable is available for use with front USB ports.

PIONEER, MIXTRAX and APP MODE are registered trademarks of Pioneer Corporation.
BLUETOOTH is a registered trademark of Bluetooth SIG, Inc.
iPOD, iPOD touch, iPHONE and iTUNES are registered trademarks of Apple Inc.
PANDORA is a registered trademark of Pandora Media, Inc.
HD Radio is a proprietary trademark of iBiquity Digital Corporation.

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