NEW YORK, Jan. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- SiriusXM today announced the introduction of the new SiriusXM Commander Touch, its latest aftermarket satellite radio that lets listeners enjoy SiriusXM through the in-dash audio system of their vehicles.
"SiriusXM Commander Touch gives drivers who want SiriusXM in their vehicle an innovative solution for installation without replacing their vehicle's factory-installed radio," said Joe Verbrugge, Executive Vice President, Sales and Development, SiriusXM. "The Commander Touch integrates seamlessly into the vehicle, giving drivers and their passengers access to the best entertainment available on the road."
The easy to operate SiriusXM Commander Touch is designed to deliver the best SiriusXM listening experience to customers, including commercial-free music; plus, premier sports talk and live events; comedy; news; exclusive talk and entertainment, and a wide-range of Latin music, sports and talk programming.
The Commander Touch includes everything needed for a professional installation. The compact touchscreen color display can mount safely just about anywhere in the vehicle for the driver's convenience, and the hideaway tuner can be installed behind the vehicle's dashboard with concealed wiring. For a more custom look, a professional installer can use the included flush mounting kit to integrate into the vehicle's dash.
SiriusXM Commander Touch was selected as a CES Innovation Honoree reflecting its innovative design and engineering and offers listeners an impressive list of features and capabilities, including:
- Compact touchscreen controller is only 4.1"W x 1.7" H x 0.5" D and mounts directly to the vehicle dash. The tuner module hides discreetly behind the dash for a fully integrated look.
- Enjoy SiriusXM through the vehicle's factory radio via FM or AUX audio input.
- Replay™ allows listeners to pause, rewind and replay up to 60 minutes of live satellite radio, in addition to buffering all 18 of the listener's preset channels with 30 minutes of content.
- Use TuneMix™ to hear a mix of songs from your favorite channels.
- Automatically start songs from the beginning on your favorite channels with TuneStart™.
- Keep moving with the most current updates using Traffic & Weather Now™.
- Album art and channel logos displayed on the compact color screen provide listeners with quick information at a glance.
- Innovative Delayed Off mode automatically pauses while drivers make short stops up to 30 min, so when they stop and get coffee or refuel their vehicle they will pick up right where they left off.
Commander Touch can easily be updated to add new features and capabilities as they become available. For more information, please visit www.siriusxm.com/commandertouch.
In addition, the "Never Miss a Beat" offer gives customers who purchase the SiriusXM Commander Touch and call SiriusXM, the first three-months of the SiriusXM All Access subscription that delivers every satellite radio channel available, as well as access to programming beyond the vehicle on smartphones and other connected devices, and at https://player.siriusxm.com. For offer details, please visit www.siriusxm.com.
SiriusXM Commander Touch gives SiriusXM subscribers everything needed to listen to satellite radio in the vehicle and is available now at retail locations and online stores nationwide, including Best Buy, www.crutchfield.com, www.shop.siriusxm.com, as well as independent retailers and expeditors from coast-to-coast at an MSRP of $129.99.
Commander Touch and other SiriusXM products will be on display during the 2016 International CES in the Voxx International Booth #10417 in the Central Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center, January 6-9, 2016.
Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI) is the world's largest radio broadcaster measured by revenue and has 29 million subscribers. SiriusXM creates and broadcasts commercial-free music; premier sports talk and live events; comedy; news; exclusive talk and entertainment, and a wide-range of Latin music, sports and talk programming. SiriusXM is available in vehicles from every major car company in the U.S. and on smartphones and other connected devices as well as online at siriusxm.com. SiriusXM radios and accessories are available from retailers nationwide and online at SiriusXM. SiriusXM also provides premium traffic, weather, data and information services for subscribers in cars, trucks, and RVs through SiriusXM Traffic™, SiriusXM Travel Link, NavTraffic®, NavWeather™. SiriusXM delivers critical weather, data and information services to aircraft and boats through SiriusXM Aviation, SiriusXM Marine™, Sirius Marine Weather, XMWX Aviation™, XMWX Weather, and XMWX Marine™. In addition, SiriusXM Music for Business provides commercial-free music to a variety of businesses. SiriusXM holds a minority interest in SiriusXM Canada which has more than 2.6 million subscribers. SiriusXM is also a leading provider of connected vehicles services to major automakers, giving customers access to a suite of safety, security, and convenience services including automatic crash notification, stolen vehicle recovery assistance, enhanced roadside assistance and turn-by-turn navigation.
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