Blaupunkt Gets Colorful with Car Receivers

Blaupunkt said yesterday they’d begun shipments of two new gadget-friendly and display-color matching car audio receivers. The new Key West MP36 and the Bahamas MP46 are priced at $149.99 and $179.99 respectively.

The Key West MP36 and Bahamas MP46, said Blaupunkt, both sport a color display panel with 4096 colors which can be customized to match any car interior and dash lighting. The Bahamas MP46 adds to this a full graphical display as well.

Other features of these two car audio receivers include a CD player with MP3 compatibility; shock protection memory; detachable/flip-down faceplate; an auxiliary input for use with satellite radio or video equipment; four-channel preamp outputs; a variable subwoofer output; TEL/NAVI inputs for use with cell phone and navigation systems; a user-adjustable three-band parametric EQ; adjustable scan tuning; CD changer compatibility; ID3 tag display for MP3 files, and an included credit card-sized RC-12H remote control.