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Rockford Fosgate India Launches Audio Processor DSR1

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Rockford Fosgate,  a leading global brand in high-performance car audio systems,unveiled a demonstration vehicle fitted throughout with their premium car audio components. The impressive demonstration vehicle, based on a TATA Nexon was designed and installed completely in India.  The vehicle is fitted with Rockford Fosgate’s latest product, the DSR1, a powerful class-leading audio processor, and throughout boasts a range of Rockford Fosgate’s high-end audio components, comprising of Power Series T400X4ad and T500X1BDCP Amplifiers, T1650-S 6.5” Power series Component Speakers and multiple Punch Series P3SD4-12 – 12” Subwoofers.

The Installation has retained the factory radio by utilising the Rockford Fosgate DSR1 processor, demonstrating how a CANBUS connected factory radio can be made to sound as good as a professional recording studio. The DSR1 is the first real solution for replacing the factory amplifier and act as a seamless bridge between factory equipment and aftermarket amplifiers and speakers in vehicles where swapping out the factory radio is next to impossible.

Co-developed with ADS, the DSR1 combines a full-featured 3Sixty digital signal processor with a flashable iDatalink Maestro integration module. The DSR1 can be used out-of-the-box with high or low- level input or with a quick flash download add vehicle specific firmware to enable integration without the loss of factory equipped controls and features. Once connected, complete control of the sound profile can be adjusted using the proprietary Rockford Fosgate PerfectTune™ software on any Apple or Android device.

Speaking at the launch, Mr. William R. Jackson, President & Chief Executive Officer of Rockford Corporation said “India is an attractive market and we are excited to launch the DSR1 here. We are expecting a good response from the audience in this market with the help of our association with Blaupunkt India. DSR1 is power-packed with the best possible features to give the ultimate in-car experience to our buyers”

Mr. Deepak Asrani, Product Head, Blaupunkt India added, “Rockford is a well-known brand in the in-car infotainment industry. The purpose of the Rockford Fosgate Demo Car is to give folks an idea of the quality of performance of these products. Seamless Integration between factory infotainment systems and aftermarket equipment is now a reality”

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