Friday, January 7, 2011

Oxygen Audio introduces O’Car and O’Dock at CES

Oxygen Audio introduces O’Car and O’Dock at CES
Award winning car radio designed for specifically for the iPhone hits the U.S. market

Las Vegas, NV (January 6, 2011) – Oxygen Audio, the innovative French brand from ADMEA specializing in car audio electronics, showcased their award winning O'Car and unveiled their innovative O'Dock at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas today.

The O'Car, which has been named as a CES Innovations 2011 Design and Engineering Award Honoree in addition to receiving global recognition as an iStage finalist, is the only fully integrated head unit specifically designed for the iPhone.

Compatible with all versions of the iPhone, the O'Car's patented technology enables users to control all standard car stereo functions using the iPhone touch screen, while allowing horizontal and vertical access so that all iPhone applications may be used in the car.

In addition to its capabilities as a high end car radio, the O'Car provides access to your entire iTunes music catalogue, makes a hands-free call or syncs a Bluetooth headset, lets you access your favorite iPhone apps for the car and allows users to listen to Internet radio.

The company also unveiled the latest in their O' Series technology with the introduction of the O'Dock. As the world's first iPhone docking system which fully integrates your iPhone in the car, the O'Dock allows users to enjoy all of the features of the O'Car, without having to install a new car stereo head unit.

The O'Docks' patented technology enables the user to control all functions of a car stereo system using the iPhone’s touch screen. O'Dock can be mounted on the windshield, dashboard, or any other hard surface in the car. The driver will be able to enjoy the O'Dock and drive safely, in comfort with great visibility.

"We are proud to introduce the latest in our O'Series product line at such a global event" begins Gregory Borchardt, Managing Partner of Oxygen Audio North America. "With the launch of the O'Car to the market coupled with today’s introduction of the O'Dock system, we will continue to provide consumers with the latest advances in car audio electronics."

O'Car Specifications:
iPhone orientation (90 degrees), tilting (15 degrees) and extraction
4 x 55w built in amplifier
Audio peripheral controlled by the iPhone and compatible with all its apps
Access to all car radio, audio, video and theme features
Oxygen Audio Sound and Radio apps available as a free download from the Apple store
iPhone charging
Extractible (45 mm) and tilting (15 degrees / 260 degrees) base
Intuitive station search mode and audio settings
24 programmable radio stations
Built in Bluetooth hands free kit with external microphone supplied

Price and Availability
Consumers are currently able to pre-order the European version of the O'Car at for January delivery, at a discounted price of $299. Consumers are also able to pre-order the North American version of the O'Car at the regular price of $349 for March/April delivery.

About Oxygen Audio:
Oxygen Audio is a recognized French electronics manufacturing company dedicated to providing the latest innovations in car audio technology. The brand, which has been in operation for 15 years, develops high quality products designed to complement the latest new media supports. With engineers passionate about automotive hi-fi, the company remains at the forefront of innovative technology to design efficient and ground breaking systems. For more information, please visit