CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - Feb 13, 2014) - Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), the leading designer and marketer of award-winning marine, outdoor and consumer electronics, today announced the nationwide general availability of the Cobra HH450 DUAL VHF/GMRS Radio. The rugged HH450 DUAL features both marine VHF and walkie-talkie GMRS communication for higher-powered performance and functionality.
The HH450 DUAL is a waterproof, All-Terrain-Radio™ specifically designed for year-round, multipurpose use in a compact and sturdy design. This feature-packed radio unit floats for easy retrieval if dropped overboard and includes Cobra's exclusive Rewind-Say-Again® feature for playback of missed VHF and GMRS transmission. The HH450 DUAL features six watt VHF and high power GMRS. The unit includes a noise-canceling microphone for crystal clear conversations and full access to NOAA® Emergency and Weather Alerts with Specific Area Message Encoding (S.A.M.E.) technology, allowing users to optionally filter alerts outside their local area. The HH450 DUAL comes with 1815 GMRS privacy combinations for added security.
"The powerful new HH450 DUAL All-Terrain-Radio enhances marine VHF communication technology by combining GMRS walkie-talkie technology into one, compact unit," said Sally Washlow, president of Cobra Electronics. "For more than a decade Cobra has been designing and delivering quality marine and two-way radios with high-end capabilities, and we are pleased to announce the availability of the handheld DUAL radio for an added practical, year-round, communication solution for boaters and the outdoor enthusiast."
The Cobra HH450 Dual is available now at Cabelas, Crook & Crook Marine, Defender Industries, El Capitan, Gander Mountain, Hamilton Marine, Hannays, Hern Marine, Overtons and Tuppens Marine, as well as Cobra.com for a retail price of $129.95. The MR HH450 CAMO is also available in RealTree™ Max-4 pattern for a retail price of $139.95.
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.