Pioneer India has released a new multi-purpose tablet for automobiles. Called Smart Unit Receiver SDA-835TAB and SPH-T20BT, this tablet combo brings advanced in-car entertainment experience to any car. It is being designed to deliver quality entertainment experience on the go. While most of us are now locked inside our homes, this device could be one to look forward to when you start you drive once again. Also Read - New Omnia Music Player supports both Google Cast and Android Auto, and offers Material Design
Pioneer in-car entertainment tablet: Price in India
The Pioneer in-car entertainment tablet is available in the form of a combo involving Smart Unit Receiver SDA-835TAB and SPH-T20BT. It is priced at Rs 33,890 and comes with Android Auto out of the box. The tablet itself features an 8-inch display with a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels. It relies on a five point capacitive touch panel. The tablet is powered by a quad-core ARM Cortex A7 processor. It packs a 4,000mAh battery and runs Android Pie with upgrades to newer versions. Also Read - Toyota has finally agreed to bring Android Auto to its vehicles: Report
Since the tablet comes with Android certification, it includes pre-installed apps such as Google Maps, YouTube and Gmail. It also includes the Pioneer Smart Sync app among other applications. All one needs to do to use this tablet is connect it with the SPH-T20BT receiver through Bluetooth. The audio receiver SPH-T20BT comes with a 2-DIN receiver and is equipped with a tablet mount cradle. It relies on a MOSFET 50Wx4 amplifier with 3RCA pre out, a rear input and Bluetooth. It also has a video output for connecting rear screens and includes a wired remote for connecting steering wheel control. Also Read - Maruti Suzuki software update: Older cars with Smartplay systems get Android Auto
“We have been rolling out competitive products over the years and with the SDA-835TAB and SPH-T20BT we have raised the bar several notches higher,” said Hideaki Ishii San, Managing Director.
With every device around us getting smarter, the car is no different. Technology is sweeping the automobile market and it can be connected to the universal rear-view camera as well. The rear camera automatically displays when shifted to rear. Pioneer is no stranger to in-car electronics and with this display, it aims to turn any existing vehicle into an Android Auto compatible device.