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Cobra Electronics

December 30, 2014 07:00 ET

Cobra Continues Push Into China With Expanded Product Offering

Full Line of High-Performance Radar Detection Systems Added to Meet Demand of Tech-Savvy Consumers

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - Dec 30, 2014) -  Cobra Electronics Corporation, the leading designer and marketer of award-winning automotive, mobile and consumer electronics, today announced it is expanding its product lineup in China with the addition of high-performance SPXc Series radar detection systems. The series encompasses five models that offer the latest in innovation and technology to satisfy the demands of the tech-savvy Chinese market.

The new SPXc Series consists of three high-performance SPXc 5000 models and the state-of-the-art SPXc8000G and SPXc9000GS models, all which deliver nearly double the detection range and performance of their North American predecessors. Each of the five models utilize highly advanced components previously available only to the military for detection of all current radar and laser speed enforcement guns in China including Instant-On, Narrow K-band, K-band, and Super Wide Ka-band.

SPXc 5000 Series

The SPXc Series includes the high-performance SPXc 5500, SPXc 5600 and SPXc 5700 -- all of which feature:

  • Intellishield™ advance false signal rejection
  • Selectable city and highway modes
  • Auto mute
  • Lasereye™ 360-degree laser
  • Signal strength meter
  • Ultrabright™ icon display

The SPXc 5700 and 5800 include user-selectable voice alerts in Chinese or English, and the SPXc 5800 also features DigitView™ text display.

SPXc 8000G

In addition to the above feature set, the state-of-the-art SPXc 8000G offers:

  • Up-to-date speed camera location data available via the Internet
  • User-set location alerts via GPS
  • Radar frequency display mode
  • GPS-based compass direction, user-set speed auto mute and current car speed display
  • Distance countdowns to speed camera locations
  • UltraBright™ blue LED alphanumeric display
  • Mini-USB port for software and GPS data updates

SPXc 9000GS

Cobra's most advanced detection system for the Chinese market delivers all the capabilities of the 5000 series and the SPXc 8000G plus:

  • GPS speed camera detector with Cellular Modem and Prepaid SIM Card (1-year free subscription included)
  • Real-time speed camera location data updates and sharing via cellular network and the Cobra cloud server
  • Vehicle Tracking via Cellular Network and the Cobra cloud server

"We are very pleased to continue building our presence and relationships in China with the addition of this lineup of ultra-powerful detection systems," said Sally Washlow, president of Cobra Electronics. "Our rapidly expanding base of customers in China expect the latest and most advanced technologies in the electronics they purchase, and the aggressive feature set and military-grade components in the SPXc family are certain to satisfy their expectations."

For more information about Cobra radar detection systems, please contact Cobra's China distributor Guangzhou Sunson Electronic Co., Ltd. at 0086-20-87313950 4008-727-929 or visit www.cobracn.com.

About Cobra Electronics:

Cobra Electronics is a leading global designer and marketer of communication and navigation products, with a track record of delivering innovative and award-winning products. Building upon its leadership position in the GMRS/FRS two-way radio, radar detector and Citizens Band radio industries, Cobra identified new growth opportunities and has aggressively expanded into the marine market and has expanded its European operations. The Consumer Electronics Association, Forbes and Deloitte & Touche have all recognized Cobra for the company's innovation and industry leadership. To learn more about Cobra Electronics, please visit the Cobra site at www.cobra.com. Follow Cobra on Twitter at www.twitter.com/CobraElectronic and Like Us at www.facebook.com/CobraElectronics

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