Jan. 2004 (U.S.A.)
Best of CES (Tech TV)

" Auto, Marine, and RV "

  • • Mobile multimedia station: IVA-D300

We are proud to announce that the IVA-D300 Mobile Multimedia Station™ won the "Best of CES" Award in the automotive category from TechTV. The IVA-D300 is an in-dash DVD-based A/V head unit featuring Alpine's new PulseTouch™ technology, which uses vibrations, pressure and sound to simulate the sensation of using real buttons on a touch screen.

TechTV, an established authority on the hottest new products and technology, chose the best and brightest from more than 5,000 new products making their debut at the 2004 International CES. The contest was only open to exhibitors at the show and only to those products that were introduced at the 2004 International CES or available for sale after Dec. 1, 2003.

The TechTV appointed panel of technology journalists selected winners in each category according to their innovative appeal, U.S.A.bility, usefulness, and value. The IVA-D300 won TechTV's "Best of CES" award in the Auto, Marine, and RV category, which includes car stereo systems, car alarms, mobile entertainment systems, satellite antennas, fixed navigation systems, and other in-dash systems.