TORRANCE, CA – Alpine car audio products have long been a favorite of drivers for in-car tunes, but the company also provides rear-seat entertainment solutions such as video screens and headphones to keep those back seat passengers entertained as well.
These products can handle various entertainment sources such as DVDs, game consoles or video from an iPod or iPad. Products include a headrest monitor, flip-down monitor/DVD player and headphones for individualized listening.
The TME-S370 ($299.95) is a slim 6.5-inch touch-panel WVGA monitor with high brightness which is ideal for vehicles. The shallow .625-inch depth allows easier installation in a variety of applications. It has four customizable color backgrounds. The standard AMPS mounting hole pattern on the back of the unit offers placement flexibility with vehicle-specific third-party brackets (sold separately). An AUX input allows connection to optional AV sources while the S-Video input supports video from a camcorder game console or DVD player (sold separately).
The PKG-RSE2 ($699.95) DVD rear-seat entertainment package has a 10.2-inch flip-down WVGA monitor with 1.15 million pixels for excellent picture quality. The auto-DVD play function allows users to skip DVD previews and menu in order to go directly to the beginning of the movie while top panel controls offer easy accessibility for rear-seat passengers.
A convenient “Mom/Dad” button on the front of the unit allows the driver to easily control the Play/Pause and Power On/Off functions from the front seat. The S-Video input supports video from a camcorder game console or DVD player (sold separately). Wireless headphones (one pair) and the RUE-4159 universal remote control are provided. The unit has two AUX inputs and one AUX output for connection to additional sources (requires third-party cable).
Alpine video and rear-seat entertainment products are available at authorized Alpine retailers. Visit www.alpine-usa.com for the store locator.