America News: Panasonic enters US mobile nav market with NAVTEQ and SIRIUS

America News:  Panasonic enters US mobile nav market with NAVTEQ and SIRIUS

Following its success in Japan, Panasonic recently launched its Strada CN-NVD905U in North America.

The Strada CN-NVD905U is Panasonic's first foray into the aftermarket automotive navigation space in North America.

The hard drive-based in-dash system features turn-by-turn voice guidance, Bluetooth® capabilities for hands-free cell phone conversation, iPod® Video, satellite radio integration options and SRS Circle Surround Automotive technology.

NAVTEQ has been selected to provide Panasonic with digital map data for the US, Canada and Puerto Rico for the Strada CN-NVD905U.

The navigation system will also feature SIRIUS Traffic available through SIRIUS Satellite Radio.

The Strada CN-NVD905U receives live traffic information from SIRIUS Traffic, which uses NAVTEQ Traffic data.


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