The seamless interconnectivity of mobile end devices with a vehicle’s electronic system has become one of the core tasks for designers of automotive interiors. Interfaces developed by paragon make it possible to connect mobile audio devices such as the Apple iPod or other MP3 players to the vehicle’s entertainment system via iPod connector or USB. An example therefore is the Media Extender (see photo). A special feature permits convenient display of playlists on the head unit. The Bluetooth interface, moreover, permits easy integration of mobile telephones. Securely installed in the vehicle’s glove compartment or in the console, mobile devices may be operated easily via the head unit. Additional functions such as Internet radio, WiFi, email and so forth are also possible.

Data sheet Multimedia Adapter