GROM GM Solution Brings Four New Connectivity Options to the Vehicle
GROM Audio (http://gromaudio.com), producer of quality digital converters for in-vehicle information and entertainment, announced a new interface specifically designed for General Motors brands. The GROM-USB-GM supports GMC, Buick, Saturn, Chevrolet and most other GM vehicles produced after 2006, providing USB, Android, auxiliary audio, iPod/iPhone, and Bluetooth connectivity.
Belmont, CA (PRWEB) December 13, 2011
GROM Audio is happy to announce the availability of GROM-USB-GM – Integration of USB mass storage device, mobile phone, MP3 player, XM Satellite to a factory car stereo of many GM car models. With optional In-Car Bluetooth the adapter is an easy solution to enhance the GM factory stereo while retaining the OEM factory look.
Ã¢Å“With all of the attention focused on new vehicles, there is still a great deal of used vehicles on the road that need a way to add portable devices and digital content that consumers carry,Ã¢ said Dmitry Borisov, company CEO. Ã¢Å“WeÃ¢ve introduced the GROM-USB-GM to meet the needs of those drivers, giving them the latest in-car entertainment feature set without having to purchase a new vehicle.Ã¢
The GROM-USB-GM is designed to interface with GM vehicles utilizing a 24-bit data bus. It allows connection of almost any portable device, and management through the factory radio controls or steering wheel buttons if equipped. It features a direct-connect USB input to allow music stored on flash drives and USB-based portable hard drives to connect. In addition, accessory cables (sold separately) connect and charge an Android phone, iPod or iPhone, along with an auxiliary device through either RCAs or a 3.5mm input with optional USB 5V charging cable. The cables plug into mini-DIN connectors on the GROM-USB-GM.
The functionality of the GROM-USB-GM can be expanded with a Bluetooth dongle (MSRP $49.99), which adds Bluetooth-enabled handsfree communication and audio streaming. Additional built-in protocols enable control of both call (answer, end, volume) and music playback (play/pause, forward, backward, etc.) using the radio or steering wheel controls.
The GROM-USB-GM is compatible with many models of GMC, Buick, Saturn, Chevrolet, Cadillac models from 06 and up.
MSRP of the GROM-USB-GM is $129.99. For additional compatibility information, visit http://gromaudio.com/store/usb_adapters/grom-usb2-gm.html
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