VOXX Ships Bluetooth-Enabled HomeLink Rearview Mirror
VOXX Electronics Corporation (VEC), a wholly-owned subsidiary of VOXX International Corporation (NASDAQ: VOXX) today announced that it would begin shipping the Gentex frameless rear-view mirror, the ADVGENFLCHLN. The Bluetooth-enabled automatic dimming mirror features several intuitive buttons to control a variety of home automation devices. Users can control their garage doors and security gates simply by selecting a button located on their rearview mirror. Not to mention, the ADVGENFLCHLN also helps to eliminate glare, and its frameless design ensure that it will complement any interior.
“VOXX Electronics is proud to bring this exciting new technology from Gentex to the aftermarket. Cloud-based device operation is made possible by HomeLink Connect, Gentex’s new home automation app, that users can configure to control their existing home automation devices. Once configured, the user’s phone/app pairs with the HomeLink buttons in the mirror via Bluetooth, allowing users to activate their devices without needing to fumble with their phone.
The introduction of this product rounds out the suite of the Homelink product line and falls right in line with many use cases today’s consumers are looking for in vehicle to home automation” said Aron Demers, Senior Vice President, VOXX Electronics Corporation. “This innovative new solution eliminates the need for drivers to fumble around for their phone or multiple apps to control IoT devices, and its’ available now from VOXX.”
Using the HomeLink Connect app, homeowners can set scenes based on their everyday schedules. The “departure” and “arrival” scenes can adjust the thermostat, turn on lights, unlock doors, open the garage, and more. The HomeLink Connect app is available in both the App Store and Goolge Play store – free for the first year, with a $1.99 annual renewal rate after that.
The Bluetooth-enabled HomeLink mirror will retail for $299.99 through VOXX.