The MediaBridge is an entertainment and information connectivity device providing connectivity for Bluetooth hands-free talking, wireless audio streaming, Siri functionality, USB digital connection for iPod™ and iPhone™, direct connection for USB Flash based mass storage devices and the aftermarket SIRIUS™ Satellite Radio tuner and portable radios, and input for auxiliary audio devices. MediaBridge is Made for iPod (MFi) and Works with iPhone (WWi) compliant allowing a full featured iPod/iPhone experience over USB connectivity. The MediaBridge audio circuitry is designed to meet or exceed the sound quality of any premium audio system.
Siri is now enabled in all MediaBridge products for iPhone4S users. You get all of Siri's voice controlled functionality so you focus on driving. With MediaBridge and your iPhone4S you can compose and send messages, place phone calls, find a restaurant, create a calendar event and more all by just speaking. Siri works through the MediaBridge embedded Bluetooth technology so no other hardware is needed in your car. With BMW/MINI and VW/Audi MediaBridge kits, the steering wheel "voice" buttons are enabled for you. MediaBridge + Siri, so simple.
MediaBridge lets you listen to internet radio in the car! iOS5 on Apple devices empowers applications to share information such as artist, album and song title with our products! Some apps can also be controlled directly from your radio. For example the Pandora Internet Radio app lets you skip a track using the radio's next track button. The Livio Car Internet Radio app let's you access preset internet radio stations by pressing the disc 1-6 buttons on the car's radio.
Digital USB audio and level matched audio output to vehicle's factory radio. This means that the MediaBridge will provide the best sounding connection possible for your portable devices.
A solution to connect many of your portable devices. Have an iPod? Want to hook up your USB drive? Non- Apple MP3 players or portable CD players? How about your portable satellite radio tuner? With the MediaBridge, this is all possible and easy!
Find out by glancing at the screen of your car’s radio. The MediaBridge will display the song, artist, album and playlist titles from your iPod, USB or Bluetooth device and station information from your SIRIUS tuner. This also makes navigating through your songs a simple task, using only the controls on your radio.
With all the new gadgets avaialable for your car these days, it’s easy to get distracted. Also, many states require the use of hands free devices for cell phones. With features like text display, Bluetooth hands-free connection for supported devices, integrated controls and MAT, the MediaBridge helps you keep your eyes on the road. Music Announcer Technology (MAT) announces the name of your songs and caller ID information.
With the MediaBridge all of the connectable devices
can be controlled from the radio or steering wheel controls on vehicles where its available. Going to the next song is easier.
Is there such a thing as too much content? No way! But when you’re up for a little change and want to move out of your own music collection, its good to have options. Connect to a satellite! By adding a SC-C1 SIRIUS Connect Vehicle Tuner, your vehicle will become SIRIUS ready. This will let you connect any SIRIUS plug and play receivers featuring the V-Dock (universal) port.