Blaupunkt launches all-in-one subwoofer: Promising deafening bass inside car
Blaupunkt India, manufacturers of one of the leading of car infotainment and sound systems, have introduced a new all in one sub-woofer for better and more enhanced in-car entertainment. Christened GTb 8A, the new system in a compact new design, undertakes to offer sub and amp together. It is priced at INR 9,990.
This all in one system is ideally suited for smaller and more compact vehicles as it eliminates the use of a separate amplifier. Measuring 250 x 272/202 x 260 mm, the all in one sub woofer fits into most compact of spaces and can be connected to any type of car radio. The system comes with automatic ON/OFF function via high level besides RCA/Clinch and remote signal. There are separate controls for lowpass, phase and gain and metal speaker protectors while the system is priced at INR 9,990.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Pankaj Jagwani, Director, Blaupunkt, India said, “The car infotainment sector in India demands compact solutions that do not compromise on the deliverance of high-end technology. The GTb 8A eliminates redundancy of 3 separate products to rid the end-consumer of unnecessary hassle. We’re confident that this active subwoofer will impress Indian audiophiles.”
Blaupunkt launches all-in-one subwoofer for enhanced car-audio experience
- GTb 8A Active subwoofer’s compact design extrudes thunderous bass
Mumbai, 20th September 2013 – Blaupunkt India, a world leader in car infotainment and sound, has just launched another soundproduct with respect to in-car entertainment systems. The GTb 8A promises to deliver the bass you’ve been missing as its 8″ spun-paper woofer pumps out the low-end thump.
Commonly, it takes a sub, an enclosure and an amplifier to produce bass. Finding the right combination of these three elements can be tricky. The GTb 8A eliminates all this hassle, as Blaupunkt has designed the enclosure to house the sub and amp together. Its built-in 75-watt RMS amplifier keeps you from having to match up a separate amplifier —simply wire this sub up to your system and you’re good to go.
This all-in-one solution is especially useful in smaller vehicles, where there’s no room to mount a separate amp, or in any vehicle where you need every bit of cargo space. At under 11″ deep, this compact sub will fit in some pretty tight places. With both speaker level and line-level inputs accepted, the GTb 8A can be connected to any type of car radio and can be fitted into all Indian entry levels hatchback, including factory-fitted models.
• Closed Subwoofer enclosure with integrated Class-A/B Amplifier
• Very small dimensions: 250 x 272/202 x 260 mm
• 200mm/8” Subwoofer with Spun Paper Cone (SPC) Membrane
• Amplifier with high power handling: 75 watts RMS / 150 watts Max.Power
• Perfect matching Subwoofer with optimized power handling
• Signal input via RCA/Cinch and highlevel
• Separate controls for lowpass filter, phase and gain
• Automatic On-/Off function via highlevel, RCA/Cinch and remote signal
• Metal speaker protectors
• MDF housing material
• EPC compatible: easy connection to the power supply by using the accessory Easy Power Connection (EPC)
This powerhouse of a boom box retails at Rs. 9,990
Blaupunkt (meaning “blue point” in German) is recognized as a symbol of German quality and innovation since 1928. It is one of the world’s leading car infotainment brands and has shaped the in-car entertainment industry for 90 years. Blaupunkt has a history of innovation and firsts – from the first car radio in 1932 to the first radio with FM, first digital radio, first radio with video navigation, first RDS radio, first drive-less radio, to more recently the world’s first internet radio in 2009.
Recently, it has launched several high-end platforms like the New York 830 a fully integrated multimedia navigation system that has been a major success in markets worldwide. In keeping with its legacy of innovation, the company has/is also developing next generation connected car infotainment platforms that enable multimedia, navigation, smart phone integration,
3G/ WIFI connectivity, android applications, CAN basevehicle diagnostics, telematics and driver assistance.
Blaupunkt is today, an infotainment partner of choice to the world’s leading passenger car OEs including VW, Audi, Bentley, GM, Proton, Hyundai, Kia, Tata, Mahindra as well as a number of commercial vehicle providers including Fuso, Isuzu, Fendt, Lada, Claas CAT etc.
The company is headquartered in Hildesheim, Germany and is part of Aurelius AG with revenue in excess of one billion euro and operations worldwide. In India, the company is headquartered in Mumbai with distribution across all states and a service footprint of 130 locations.