Examining Radio displays at the Auto Show

Radio has long been the king of in-car entertainment. In recent years, new audio services have been introduced in automobiles to enhance the driver and passenger experience. The addition of these services means that the once prominent radio dial can be buried behind menu screens in a new user interface. While "radio remains the preferred from of audio entertainment in the car," making sure that it remains available and accessible to users is important. David Layer, NAB Senior Director, Advanced Engineering, recently travelled to the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit for a look at the current state of radio in the dash. Mercedes C Class was among the majority of cars with HD Radio Of the 41 vehicles David looked at, [...]

By |January 19, 2017|Blog, Radio|