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The Pioneer DEH-X9500BHS packs in a remarkably wide range of audio sources for a single-DIN receiver, including some rudimentary app integration.
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The CDE-147BT -- Alpine's latest car stereo -- lets users create and share custom sound settings via a companion app for iOS and Android smartphones.
Automotive aftermarket supplier Scosche announced its ControlFreq car stereo today, which includes a smartphone app as a remote control.
Scosche's new car stereo receiver works with a free Android and iOS app that turns your phone into a wireless remote control.
The MixTrax software is able to automatically generate continuous music mixes from your media library and it's built into every new Pioneer stereo.
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