Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Sprint Now Offer $20, 1GB Family Data Plan
Microsoft Releases New Kinect SDK And Adapter Kit
Windows 10 To Offer Enhanced Security and Identity Protection
Google Unveils Inbox
BitTorrent Claims Sync File Transfers Faster Than Dropbox, Google, and OneDrive
ARM Extends Scalability of CoreLink
Samsung's Nook Tablet Now Available With Large Screen
IBM and Microsoft to Collaborate on Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Active Discussions
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
How to generate lots of different CDs quickly
Yamaha CRW-F1UX
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
 Home > News > Consumer Electronics > Sony Un...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Monday, July 30, 2007
Sony Unveils Multi-Channel SA-CD System For Cars


Sony today announced its first Super Audio CD?based car audio/video system centering on the new XAV-W1 in-car video head unit.

The new XAV-W1 video head unit not only features the SA-CD audio format but also the accompanying 5.1-Channel surround sound option. It has a 7-inch video screen (measured diagonally) that incorporates the WVGA TFT high-end standard for picture quality.

The system lets passengers enjoy CDs, DVD videos and Super Audio CDs. The player supports Dolby? Digital surround sound and dts? Digital Surround Processing playback, along with the JPEG video format, as well as Windows Media Audio (WMA) and MP3 audio formats.

The integrated SA-CD high-resolution audio format is based upon Direct Stream Digital (DSD) technology. DSD records music signals at a sampling frequency of 2.822 MHz and converts them to 1-bit data.



The video entertainment system?s user interface makes it easy to connect to and control external connected entertainment hardware devices and play video or digital music files. The model is satellite radio and iPod ready, so drivers can hook up their iPod player and, with a controller device sold separately, control their digital music libraries on the road. When connected to Sony?s HD Radio tuner, users can enjoy additional HD Radio channels. HD Radio can also display radio station names and genres, where available.

Drivers can command their digital music from behind the wheel or the back seat with a supplied remote card. They can connect through the rear auxiliary input with an audio cable (not included) to playback from portable MP3 players through the universal 3.5mm mini-plug input. The system offers a wide selection of playback options including DVD, DVD-R/RW, SA-CD, VCD, CD and CD-R. For a smooth sound during a bumpy ride, the Sony Drive S II feature makes the head unit resistant to interference from road vibrations.

To match drivers? tastes, the XAV-W1 unit comes with personalization features that let them customize their display and sound settings. Using the capture function, drivers can set their wallpaper so their favorite image appears on screen. The time alignment, digital EQ7, and center speaker organizer features align sound from the car speakers and deliver it to car passengers? ears simultaneously, ensuring one seamless sound no matter where they?re sitting. The system delivers 52 watts across four channels.

For drivers who want a single-din option with multi-channel playback, Sony also offers the MEX-DV2000 car stereo. Like the XAV-W1 video player, the MEX-DV2000 player supports Dolby Digital surround sound and DTS Digital Surround Processing playback, along with Windows Media Audio (WMA) and MP3 audio formats. The single-din sized player delivers 52 watts across four channels. It supports satellite radio, HD Radio and has iPod control readiness. The unit comes with a remote card and has an auxiliary input on the faceplate. Playback options include DVD, DVD-R/RW, SA-CD, VCD, CD and CD-R. It also has the Sony Drive S II feature.

The XAV-W1 car video system featuring SA-CD audio will be available in August for about $800. The MEX-DV2000 player is available for about $280 at authorized dealers in the U.S..


Previous
Next
Windows Mobile Post big Increases        All News        Panasonic Develops Advanced Bass Reproduction Technology for Compact Speakers
Panasonic Iintroduces Two New HD Camcorders     Consumer Electronics News      Panasonic Develops Advanced Bass Reproduction Technology for Compact Speakers

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Sony To Release Android Lollipop To Its Entire Xperia Xperia Z Series
New Sony Headphones, Portable Headphone DAC/Amplifier and Headphone Cables Support Hi-Resolution Audio
Sony Xperia Z3 Coming To The US
PlayStation TV Coming October 14th
Sony Develops SmartEyeglass, Launches SDK
Sony To Offer Unity For PlayStation To PlayStation Licensed Developers
Sony Slashes Guidance Due To Poor Smartphone Sales
Sony Smart EyeGlass Prototype Appears At IFA
New Sony Camera Shoots In The Dark
Sony Unveils New Xperia Z3, Z3 Compact And More at IFA
Sony PSN Back Online
Sony Offers New Smart Tennis Sensor

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .