Car entertainment products provider Pioneer Electronics’ NEX in-dash receivers will feature greater connectivity including Amazon Alexa Built-in.
The line-up consists of three configurations and three screen sizes, with the 10.1in floating DMH-WT8600NEX, 9in floating DMH-WT7600NEX, 9in modular DMH-WC6600NEX and 6.8in 2DIN in-dash DMH-W4660NEX / DMH-W4600NEX.
All five modules feature Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, Gracenote Hybrid Radio and location-based live weather and sports, and multimedia entertainment capabilities.
Amazon Alexa Built-in enables users to talk to Amazon Alexa directly through the Pioneer NEX receivers. Users can ask Alexa to play music, hear the news, check the weather, control smart home devices and more.
Ted Cardenas, vice president of market at Pioneer Electronics (USA), said, “The addition of Amazon Alexa Built-in to our NEX in-dash receivers allows us to continue to be on the forefront of delivering seamless connectivity between the vehicle and the consumer’s smart lifestyle.”