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Audiovox Introduces Industry's First Mobile Video PlayStation(R)2 Rear Seat Entertainment System
Sep 22, 2009 (08:09 AM EDT)


NEW YORK, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Audiovox Corporation announced the delivery of another industry first in rear-seat entertainment, the VOD10PS2 Mobile Video PlayStation(R)2 computer entertainment system. This category changing mobile video system is an all-in-one, overhead, drop-down that combines the best of Audiovox's award winning overhead systems with the gaming industry's #1 selling system, PlayStation 2. The integration of the PlayStation 2 system in the Audiovox overhead video system is seamless. No extra hardware needed, no wires draped across the back seat passengers.

"This RSE system allows the consumer to give their 'restless' back seat occupants options in travel; watch a DVD or play one of their PlayStation 2 games," said Tom Malone, president of Audiovox Electronics Corp. "The PlayStation 2 system offers a huge library of more than 1,800 games for all types of interests, and now we're making it easy to play them all in a vehicle by fully integrating PlayStation 2 into the car's entertainment system with no wires and no extra hardware."

The VOD10PS2 features a 10.2 inch 16:9 LCD screen with built-in dome light and includes everything you need to start gaming right out of the box two wireless game controllers, two fold-flat IR wireless headphones and two PlayStation 2 game titles (and. This system (MSRP: $949.99) also includes a remote control, built-in 16 channel FM Modulator with FM transmitter function, and comes with both Shale and Pewter trim rings and snap on covers to integrate the system to the vehicles interior.

Malone continued, "PlayStation(R) is one of the most respected brands worldwide and they have built the PlayStation 2 system into one of the leading entertainment choices for people of all ages. Audiovox is the undisputed leader in mobile video and has been since the category's inception. This combination of industry leaders gives our dealers a winning product while providing the consumer with entertainment convenience that before now was anything but convenient."

This system is being marketed both under the Audiovox and Advent Brands and will be available for sale in North American at all major retailers at car dealerships respectively.

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Contact for Consumer Press: Contact for General Trade Press: Marina Maher Communications Audiovox Corporation Laurie Shulman 212-485-6865 Jeremy Stoehr 631-436-6371 lshulman@mahercomm.com jstoehr@audiovox.com

SOURCE Audiovox Corporation

CONTACT: Laurie Shulman, Marina Maher Communications, +1-212-485-6865, lshulman@mahercomm.com; or Jeremy Stoehr, Audiovox Corporation,+1-631-436-6371,

Web site: http://www.audiovox.com/