CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - Jan 6, 2014) - Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), the leading designer and marketer of award-winning automotive, mobile and consumer electronics, today announced it will showcase its entire Driver Enthusiast product lineup for 2014 at the International CES in Las Vegas, Nevada held January 7-10 at booth #9417 in the Central Hall at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
With a strong heritage in automotive accessories, Cobra Electronics is proud to display its newest offerings for driver enthusiast customers, including its newest in radar detection, portable power solutions, HD Dash Cams and audio accessories. Cobra Electronics will also display its complete line of products across its four main consumer groups, including Driver Enthusiast, Professional Driver, Outdoor Recreationist and Boater. Select CES Innovations 2014 Design and Engineering Award honoree products on behalf of Cobra Electronics, such as the Cobra SPX 7800BT, will also be displayed at CES Unveiled: The Official Press Event of the International CES from 4-7 p.m. on Sunday, January 5th in the South Seas Ballroom C at Mandalay Bay.
Cobra representatives will be on-hand throughout the week's events to preview all of its leading-edge consumer electronic innovations for driver enthusiasts including:
CES Innovations 2014 Design and Engineering Award Honoree Cobra SPX 7800BT
Cobra's latest in radar detection technology includes the supercharged SPX 7800BT, the world's smallest radar detector that offers more than double the detection range and performance of previous models. The SPX 7800BT offers IntelliShield™ quad-level false signal rejection, pin-point radar frequency, auto mute/IntelliMute™/IntelliMute Pro™, super-charged LaserEye™ 360 laser detection, 5-level graphical signal strength meter, voice alert, car battery voltage display, low car battery warning and super-bright white OLED graphics display. The SPX 7800BT also features user-selectable color themes and access to the Cobra iRadar® Community, the world's largest and most active detection community in the world, for live speed trap data via smartphones.
The SPX 7800BT is available now for a retail price of $229.95.
Cobra CPP Solar/Portable Power Series
Cobra has utilized solar panel energy to create long-lasting power products with the Cobra CPP Series. Both models, the Cobra CPP 100 and CPP 300 integrate high efficiency solar panels and allow users to charge their mobile devices multiple times. Both models feature a 6000 mAh Li-ion battery and can be charged using both the solar panel and USB port. The Cobra CPP 100 includes a 2.1 Amp Outlet and LED Battery Status Indicator. The Cobra CPP 300 features an LCD Battery Status Indicator, Micro USB Output 1A and Dual USB Outlets with 2.1A and 1A Outputs 2A.
The Cobra CPP 100 and 300 will be available in February with retail ranging from $49.95-$79.95.
With plenty of power to jump start most vehicles or power up iPhones and other accessories, Cobra's portable powerpack, the Cobra JumPack™ is ideal emergency power for a home, vehicle or outdoors. Featuring a 200A starting current, 400A peak current, 2.1 Amp USB Output and a 7500 mAh Li-Cobalt Battery with an LED battery status indicator, the CPP 7500 offers users the reliability and convenience to charge multiple devices during low battery levels and is ideal for travel and multipurpose use.
The Cobra CPP 7500 is available in April for a retail price of $129.95.
Drive HD Series Dash Cams
To deliver peace of mind, security and even some entertainment, Cobra's series of Drive HD Dash Cams record everything drivers see in full 1080P HD video. It's a crazy world out there and Drive HD Dash Cams are the perfect solution to continuously record your surroundings and keep you and your vehicle safe and secure. An embedded G-Sensor automatically saves clips where an impact has been detected. The high end model includes GPS to simulcast your precise location on a Google™ Map along with your video. All models take 12 megapixel still shots and all images and videos can be viewed on a TV or Computer.
Cobra's Drive HD Series is available now for a retail price ranging from $119.95-249.95.
Cobra AirWave™ Series
Cobra has utilized Bluetooth® wireless technology to enhance lifestyle products with the Cobra AirWave™ Series. The models Cobra AirWave 360, AirWave Box and AirWave Mini are all enhanced with Bluetooth technology and designed to be a hands-free portable speaker and speakerphone. The Cobra AirWave 360 is a portable 8" Bluetooth surround sound speaker that features Siri/S Voice enablement and gesture control for enhanced 360-degree sound quality with up to 20 hours of music playback. The Cobra AirWave Mini features a weatherproof resistant exterior (JIS4), while the Cobra AirWave™ Box utilizes a rugged, floating-waterproof design (JIS7) for immersion in water and features a rechargeable battery and soft-touch rubber wrap for extra guarded protection. Both the AirWave Box and AirWave Mini have up to ten hours of music playback and up to 120 hours of standby time.
The Cobra AirWave 360 is available now for a retail price of $129.99.
The Cobra AirWave Mini is available in February for a retail price of $39.99.
The Cobra AirWave Box is available in March for a retail price of $79.99.
"We at Cobra are looking forward to exhibiting our latest in technology solutions for driver enthusiasts at the 2014 International CES," said Sally Washlow, president of Cobra Electronics. "This customer base has a strong history with our company, so whether it's new additions to our automotive safety and awareness products, or audio Bluetooth accessories, we always enjoy presenting driver enthusiasts with our ever-expanding lineup of innovations in the automotive tech space."
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.