HD Radio Receivers Upgraded With Artist Experience in Mercedes C-Class

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HD Radio Receivers Upgraded With Artist Experience in Mercedes C-Class

Nov 6, 2014 11:32 AM

COLUMBIA, MD.�Mercedes-Benz has added iBiquity Digital Corporation''s Artist Experience feature to the 2015 C-Class.

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This feature provides in-vehicle artist images and station logos on the radio display. HD Radio receivers are a standard feature across the Mercedes vehicle line-up, and the 2015 C-Class is now available.

�The HD Radio Experience� delivers clear sound quality, song title and artist name; additional digital-only local FM channels known as HD2/HD3 Channels; iTunes Tagging allows listeners to store song information with the touch of a button for later purchase and download through iTunes; Artist Experience which enables images that match the audio content to be displayed on the radio screen; and now, subscription-free lifetime traffic and data information sent directly to a vehicles radio or navigation system. HD Radio Technology is subscription free broadcast radio.

The HD Radio system is available across the U.S. and Mexico, with more than 2,200 digital stations on-air, and over 1,500 HD2/HD3 digital only channels that broadcast fresh new content that can only be heard with an HD Radio receiver.

All major automotive manufactures incorporate HD Radio receivers in 185+ models with more than 90 models featuring HD Radio receivers as standard equipment. Five automakers utilize the HD Radio system to deliver subscription-free Traffic & Data information to their vehicles.