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Parrot RNB 6 adds CarPlay and Android Auto to any car (pictures)

Here's what Parrot's latest and greatest head unit looks like from all angles.

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Parrot RNB 6

This is it, the Parrot RNB 6 here on the show floor at CES Unveiled.

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Parrot RNB 6

The RMB 6 is a double-DIN receiver that can be added to any car -- almost any car, anyway.

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Parrot RNB 6

On the back are inputs for satellite radio and HDMI, plus four-channel output with 65 watts each. (The prototype is 55 watts, but we were told the final version will be higher.)

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Parrot RNB 6

Other inputs? Dual-USB -- one each for Google and Apple products -- plus Ethernet.

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Parrot RNB 6

And here we are with CarPlay on the left and Android Auto on the right.

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Parrot RNB 6

With CarPlay, it's the phone that controls the interface.

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Parrot RNB 6

Google's Android Auto has a very simple interface -- useful when you're driving.

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