With all of the attention focused on new vehicles, there is still a good deal of used vehicles on the road that need a way to add portable devices and digital content that consumers carry.
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.
“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,” said Dmitry Borisov, company CEO. “We’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.”
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