Coby Launching HD Radio Receivers
Coby Electronics is set to release an all-new range of HD Radio receivers nationwide this August. The new HRD-700 Portable HD Radio System and HDR-650 Component HD Radio Receiver will give users AM and FM HD Radio stations in any location without a subscription fee.
“Our new receivers are the perfect way for consumers to get in on the HD Radio experience,” Coby Head of Marketing Mark Farish in a statement. “We’re excited to be among the very first manufacturers to enter into this fast-growing CE category and to introduce our signature feature-loaded products.”
The new HDR-700 is the first-ever cordless HD Radio receiver and is designed for users to enjoy static-free digital broadcasts on-the-go. With an integrated rechargeable battery, an SD card slot for MP3 playback and splash-proof frame, the HDR-700 can serve as the sole entertainment system indoors and out, at a cost of $149.