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Rockford Fosgate LAUNCHES ULTRA-COMPACT

PMX-0 Element-ready MOTO-MARINE SOURCE

UNIT DURING 2016 ANNUAL PRODUCT SHOWCASE

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Jan. 6, 2016 – Rockford Fosgate (www.rockfordfosgate.com), the industry leader in high-performance audio systems, is proud to announce that it will launch a new addition to its element ready lineup of digital media receivers, the ultra-compact PMX-0, during its annual Product Showcase, held at The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino (Artist Ballroom) in Las Vegas, Nev. from Jan. 6-8, 2016. Scheduled to ship in Q1 2016 with an MSRP of $149.99, the PMX-0 is an ideal moto-marine source unit for those fanatics who enjoy life on the water and off-road.

“The PMX-0 has been designed from the ground up to control any small system installed in vehicles where space is a premium, more specifically motorsports or marine applications,” said Jake Braaten, Rockford’s V.P. of Product Development & Engineering. “Protected against dust, UV, temperature, water, corrosion and vibration, it is the ideal choice when selecting a source unit for just about any application, especially when an ultra-compact receiver is required or desired.”

The PMX-0 is IPX6-rated for water spray intrusion protection and features a conformal coated PCB circuit board protecting vital electronics. The ultra-compact source unit comes in at just 2.6 in. H x 4.1 in. W while featuring a water resistant rotary knob encoder with white LED button illumination and front mounted sub level controls, front/rear/sub RCA output connections, Bluetooth audio streaming for Apple and Android devices, easy panel mount installation, simple software upgrades, as well as being compatible with our PAUX panel mount extension port which adds USB charging and auxiliary audio input options at your fingertips.

Rockford Fosgate ADDS 2016 PUNCH

MARINE COAX SPEAKERS TO RENOWNED LINE

DURING 2016 ANNUAL PRODUCT SHOWCASE

“Our full-range speakers take element-ready audio to the next level,

both visually and sonically for marine watercraft or powersports applications.”

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Jan. 6, 2016 – Rockford Fosgate (www.rockfordfosgate.com), the industry leader in high-performance audio systems, is proud to announce that it will debut the 2016 Punch 6.5-inch element-ready coax speaker line during its annual Product Showcase, held at The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino (Artist Ballroom) in Las Vegas, Nev. from Jan. 6-8, 2016.Updating an already successful line and scheduled to ship in Q1 2016 with an MSRP of $299.99, the 85/170 Watt (RMS/Peak), 4-ohm PM2652 is available in both white and black with an additional luxury grille option for those who love the outdoors and want their systems to look as good as they sound.

“Rockford Fosgate’s Punch Series element-ready standard takes into account the devastating effects of the outdoor environment and takes extreme measures to ensure optimum performance, while at the same time offering luxury grilles for the PM2652 for the most aesthetically pleasing speakers whether you are on the water or hitting the trails,” said Jake Braaten, Rockford’s V.P. of Product Development & Engineering. “Our full-range speakers take element-ready audio to the next level, both visually and sonically for both marine watercraft or powersports applications.”

The true marine grade compliant 6.5-inch PM2652 coaxial full range speaker features a one-inch aluminum dome tweeter designed for high output and is coated to protect it against the elements and UV radiation, preventing it from breaking down over time. The tweeter is bridge mounted over a mineral-filled polypropylene midrange cone giving the speaker a component quality sound and allowing for a full midrange driver.

“The cone is attached to the Centrex® Plastic injection molded frame by a Thermo-Plastic Elastomer (TPE) surround with salt, fog, and UV inhibitors, and moisture, tear, and fatigue resistant Aramid fiber spider assembly,” Braaten continued. “This is driven by our matched motor magnetic structure with integrated aluminum heat sinking shorting ring for maximum excursion and output. Additionally, the speaker features fully insulated flex lead wires, corrosion resistant gold-plated speaker terminals with integrated expansion connections for our PM2T-S tweeter kit and a fully sealed 12dB/Octave crossover and stainless steel hardware.”

The PM2652 comes in white, black (PM2652B) and a luxury grill (PM2652X) options.

NEW PUNCH WAKE TOWER CANS TO MAKE A SPLASH DURING ROCKFORD FOSGATE’S 2016 ANNUAL PRODUCT SHOWCASE

Available in White or Black, the PM2652W Come Loaded with 85/170 Watt

(RMS/Peak) Element-Ready Speakers and Rotate a full 359 Degrees

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Jan. 6, 2016 – Rockford Fosgate (www.rockfordfosgate.com), the industry leader in high-performance audio systems, plans to make a splash during its during its annual Product Showcase, held at The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino (Artist Ballroom) in Las Vegas, Nev. from Jan. 6-8, 2016 by featuring new Punch marine wake tower cans. With 359 degree rotation and scheduled to ship in Q1 2016 with an MSRP of $599.99, the loaded 85/170 Watt (RMS/Peak), 4-ohm PM2652W is available in both white and black (PM2652W-B). Rocking the waves never sounded so good.

“Our PM marine grade standard takes into account the devastating effects of the outdoor environment and takes extreme measures to ensure optimum performance,” said Jake Braaten, Rockford’s V.P. of Product Development & Engineering. “The 6.5-inch PM2652 true marine grade speaker is loaded into a sealed, UV inhibitor infused, high density polyethylene enclosure which features an automotive grade paint and clear coat finish. Both surface and tubular clamp mounting configurations allow the speaker to rotate up to 359 degrees, letting you blast your tunes wherever you want it to go.”

The PM2652W features a 6.5-inch woofer and one-inch bridge mounted tweeter in its own high density polyethylene enclosure, protected by a stainless steel grill. The speaker system comes with a surface mount bracket that is also compatible with most Malibu wing-style tower assemblies and all hardware is chrome plated or stainless steel. Security Torx hardware prevents theft while an included safety lanyard protects from loss or damage in the event the set screw assembly loosens over time. An optional tubular style mounting clamp assembly is also available, thePM-CL1 (white) or PM-CL1B (black) and can accommodate tube sizes from 1.5 in. – 2.75 in.

Rockford Fosgate FEATURES NEW PMX-8BB Hideaway DIGITAL MEDIA RECEIVER & PMX-8DH WIRED DISPLAY

HEAD AT 2016 ANNUAL PRODUCT SHOWCASE

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Jan. 6, 2016Rockford Fosgate (www.rockfordfosgate.com), the industry leader in high-performance audio systems, will add to its line of Element-Ready moto-marine source units during its annual Product Showcase, held at The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino (Artist Ballroom) in Las Vegas, Nev. from Jan. 6-8, 2016. For those fanatics who take hitting sand and surf seriously and need an audio system command center with extreme flexibility, Rockford Fosgate’s PMX-8BB hideaway digital media receiver and companion PMX-8DH full function wired display head are the answer.

“The PMX-8BB is a ground up designed, feature-rich hide-away digital media receiver designed to provide flexibility regardless of system size,” said Jake Braaten, Rockford’s V.P. of Product Development & Engineering. “This ‘Black Box’ has not only the desired functionality such as custom-designed GUI interface and menu system built with ease of use in mind, but it also features SiriusXM tuner capability, Pandora radio control via USB or Bluetooth, Android compatible, full iPhone support with folder browsing capability, EEprom memory, and true 4-zone / 4-source control. The PMX-8BB, utilized with the PMX-8DH full function wired display head, is the only media receiver you’ll ever need.”

Both the PMX-8BB (MSRP: $399.99) and the PMX-8DH (MSRP: $299.99) are scheduled to ship in Summer 2016.

“The PMX-8BB also includes 7-band DSP equalization and integrated crossover controls for each zone, allowing the user to tailor them to their liking,” continued Braaten. “If a larger system needs more control, the PMX-8BB is expandable with up to three additional remotes, providing full control capability.”

Additional features of the PMX-8BB include:

  • AM/FM/WB/RDS digital tuner (presets)
  • 4x50 Watt internal amplifier (2 ohm stable)
  • Steering wheel control ready (3.55 mm jack)
  • IPX-5 waterproof design
  • Rear aux in (l/r)
  • Reverse camera input trigger
  • Optional CAN transceiver ready (PMX-CAN)
  • Upgradeable firmware and Bluetooth software via USB

“Designed for use with the PMX-8BB, the PMX-8DH is a wired display head controller giving you access to all of the receiver’s capabilities,” Braaten added. “It features a 5-inch ultra-bright color TFT display designed and chosen for its viewing ability even in fill sunlight. The screen is optically wet-bonded to the bezel to prevent any dust or moisture penetration ensuring it stays clean and clear. Access to the custom GUI interface is provided through the water resistant rotary encoder knob, and white LED backlit buttons allow you to easily adjust the illumination levels of the panel and provide instant sub level control at your fingertips.”

The PMX-8DH also features a composite video input for video or camera systems and easy interconnection to PMX-8BB with a multi-pin DIN connector. The panel is IPX6-rated for water spray intrusion protection and features a conformal PCB circuit board protecting vital electronics. The unit has also been subjected to 500 hours of testing under both the ASTM B117 and D4329 testing standards to make sure it will hold up under years of daily use exposed to the elements.

For more information on Rockford Fosgate, please visit www.rockfordfosgate.com.

Rockford Fosgate FEATURES NEW PMX-CAN

INTERFACE FOR PMX-8BB Hideaway DIGITAL MEDIA

RECEIVER DURING 2016 ANNUAL PRODUCT SHOWCASE

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Jan. 6, 2016Rockford Fosgate (www.rockfordfosgate.com), the industry leader in high-performance audio systems, will feature the new PMX-CAN multi-function display interface module for the Element-Ready moto-marine PMX-8BB hideaway digital media receiver during its Annual Product Showcase, held at The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino (Artist Ballroom) in Las Vegas, Nev. from Jan. 6-8, 2016. The PMX-CAN is scheduled to ship Q1with an MSRP of $199.99

“Larger marine entertainment systems are often centered around a multi-function display (MFD) unit using software configured using the NMEA2K standards,” explained Jake Braaten, Rockford’s V.P. of Product Development & Engineering. “The PMX-CAN interface allows interconnection between our PMX-8BB marine source unit and a Multi-Function Display (MFD) system using this entertainment standard. This interface allows the user to control basic functions of the source unit directly from the MFD such as play, pause, track up/down, and source change as well as more advance functions and source specific options.”

The PMX-CAN translates commands from the MFD system into something the PMX-8BB understands allowing the user to control the unit remotely while getting direct informational feedback regarding the audio selection and source. “The interface allows control of both basic and advanced radio functions such as power, volume, and source selection as well as source specific functions for the radio, including Bluetooth, Pandora, SiriusXM, and USB inputs,” Braaten added. “This allows the user to make changes and adjustment to the audio system without having to go to the source unit itself.”

Additional features of the PMX-CAN include Source Selection, Master/ Subwoofer/ Zone Volume Control, Zone Source/ Rename Control, Balance/ Fade, EQ Preset Selection, F/R/S Crossover Filter Frequency Selection, IPX4 Rated, ASTM B117 & D4329 Tested (500 Hours), Mini DIN Input Connector, NMEA 2000 (DeviceNet Micro C) Output Connector, and Included Mounting Hardware.

The PMX-8BB is a ground up designed, feature-rich hide-away digital media receiver designed to provide flexibility regardless of system size. This “Black Box” has not only the desired functionality such as custom-designed GUI interface and menu system built with ease of use in mind, but it also features SiriusXM tuner capability, Pandora radio control via USB or Bluetooth, Android compatible, full iPhone support with folder browsing capability, EEprom memory, and true 4-zone / 4-source control. The PMX-8BB, utilized with the PMX-8DH full function wired display head, is the only media receiver you’ll ever need.

The PMX-8BB also includes 7-band DSP equalization and integrated crossover controls for each zone, allowing the user to tailor them to their liking. If a larger system needs more control, the PMX-8BB is expandable with up to three additional remotes, providing full control capability.

Rockford Fosgate SHOWCASES NEW POLARIS® RZR® AUDIO SOLUTION LINE DURING 2016 ANNUAL PRODUCT SHOWCASE

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Jan. 6, 2016 – The outdoor environment can be unforgiving on audio gear as both terrain and weather can wreak havoc on these components. With that in mind, Rockford Fosgate (www.rockfordfosgate.com), the industry leader in high-performance audio systems, is proud to announce that it will launch a new line of motorsports audio solutions specific to select 2014-2016 Polaris® RZR® models during its annual Product Showcase, held at The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino (Artist Ballroom) in Las Vegas, Nev. from Jan. 6-8, 2016.

“With the ever growing popularity of off-road recreation and increasing number of enthusiasts, we have developed a complete audio solution line for the Polaris RZR,” explained Theresa Anthony, Rockford vice president of sales and marketing. “All of the products are designed to perform while out in the elements, and we keep the installation simple by offering very efficient plug-and-play kits designed to fit factory locations on the RZR. Just like the RZR, our systems are high performance and built to last, no matter whether in the mud, sand, or on rough mountain trails.”

From as low as $349.99 for a RZR-Stage1 stereo kit up to a modest $2,199 for a RZR-Stage4 600-watt amplified audio system including speakers and subwoofer, Rockford Fosgate has all the gear anyone could ever need. All system components carry the legendary Rockford Fosgate sound signature while meeting element-ready standards for outdoor situations, including rain, wind, dust, and UV protection.

RZR-Stage1 (PMX-2 Stereo Kit) for select RZR900, RZR1000, RZR Turbo models includes:

  • PMX-2: Compact Digital Media Receiver w/ 2.7-inch Color Display
  • RFRZ-PMX2DK: Installation Kit for Dash
  • MAP: $349.99

RZR-Stage2 (PMX-2 Stereo & Front Speaker Kit) for select RZR900, RZR1000, RZR Turbo models includes:

  • PMX-2: Compact Digital Media Receiver w/ 2.7-inch Color Display
  • RFRZ-PMX2DK: Installation Kit for Dash
  • RFRZ-FSE: RZR 6.5-inch Front Speaker Enclosure (Pair)
  • RM1652B: 6.5-inch Speaker Black (Pair)
  • RFRZ-PMXWH1: RZR PMX Power & Speaker Harness
  • MAP: $699.99

RZR-Stage3 (600-Watt Amplified PMX-2 Stereo, Front Speaker and Subwoofer Kit) for select RZR900, RZR1000, RZR Turbo models includes:

  • PMX-2: Compact Digital Media Receiver w/ 2.7-inch Color Display
  • RFRZ-PMX2DK: Installation Kit for Dash
  • RFRZ-FSE: RZR 6.5-inch Front Speaker Enclosure (Pair)
  • RM1652B: 6.5-inch Speaker Black (Pair)
  • PBR300X4: 300 Watt Speaker Amp
  • PBR300X1: 300 Watt Subwoofer Amp
  • RFRZ-FWE: RZR 10-inch Front Subwoofer Enclosure
  • RM110D2B: 10-inch Subwoofer Black
  • RFRZ-K4D: RZR Dual Amp Kit and Mounting Plate
  • MAP: $1,699.99

RZR-Stage4 (600-Watt Amplified PMX-2 Stereo, Front Speaker, Subwoofer & Rear Speaker Kit) for select RZR900, RZR1000, RZR Turbo models includes:

  • PMX-2: Compact Digital Media Receiver w/ 2.7-inch Color Display
  • RFRZ-PMX2DK: Installation Kit for Dash
  • RFRZ-FSE: RZR 6.5-inch Front Speaker Enclosure (Pair)
  • RM1652B: 6.5-inch Speaker Black (Pair)
  • PBR300X4: 300 Watt Speaker Amp
  • PBR300X1: 300 Watt Subwoofer Amp
  • RFRZ-FWE: RZR 10-inch Front Subwoofer Enclosure
  • RM110D2B: 10-inch Subwoofer Black
  • RFRZ-K4D: RZR Dual Amp Kit and Mounting Plate
  • RM1652W-MB: 6.5-inch Rear Speaker in Enclosure (Pair)
  • PM-CL2B: Mounting Clamp for Rear Enclosure
  • RFRZ-RSW16: RZR Rear Speaker Harnesses
  • MAP: $2,199.99

The MOTO-REAR1 is an add-on Rear Speaker Kit for use with RZR-STAGE2 and RZR-STAGE3 Kits, and includes:

  • RM1652W-MB: 6.5-inch Rear Speaker in Enclosure (Pair)
  • PM-CL2B: Mounting Clamp for Rear Enclosure
  • RFRZ-RSW16: RZR Rear Speaker Harnesses
  • MAP: $549.99

PRIMED AND READY TO OFF-ROAD; 2016 PRIME SERIES MinI TOWER Speaker CAN FEATURED DURING ROCKFORD

FOSGATE’S 2016 ANNUAL PRODUCT SHOWCASE

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Jan. 6, 2016 – Rockford Fosgate (www.rockfordfosgate.com), the industry leader in high-performance audio systems, announced it will add to its line of Element-Ready mini tower cans for motorsports applications during its annual Product Showcase, held at The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino (Artist Ballroom) in Las Vegas, Nev. from Jan. 6-8, 2016. With 359 degree rotation and scheduled to ship in Q1 2016 with an MSRP of $499.99, the loaded 75/150 Watt (RMS/Peak), 4-ohm RM1652W-MB is available in stylish black with luxury grille is the perfect choice for off-road vehicles, including the Polaris® RZR Side-by-Side.

“The outdoor environment can be devastating on audio gear,” explained Jake Braaten, Rockford’s V.P. of Product Development & Engineering. “We’ve taken extreme measures to ensure optimum performance of our new Prime Series RM1652W-MB full-range, element-ready speaker enclosure. This true element-ready speaker has been loaded into a sealed, UV inhibitor infused, high density poly-ethylene enclosure which features an automotive grade paint and clear coat finish. The speaker features a 6.5-inch woofer and 1-inch grill mounted tweeter in its own high density poly-ethylene enclosure and protected by a luxury style grille. The RM1652W-MB is the ideal speaker enclosure for both marine and motorsports applications where traditional speaker mounts are not appropriate or possible. The 359 degree rotation is also perfect for aiming your music in virtually any direction while moving on the trail, or parked alongside the campfire.”

The RM1652W-MB speaker system comes with a surface mount bracket and all hardware is chrome plated or stainless steel. Security Torx hardware prevents theft while an included safety lanyard protects from loss or damage in the event the set screw assembly loosens over time. An optional tubular style mounting clamp assembly is also available (PM-CL2B) and can accommodate tube sizes from 1-inch to 2-inches. Both surface and tubular clamp mounting configurations allow the speaker to rotate up to 359 degrees.

The 75/150 Watt (RMS/Peak), 4-ohm Rockford Fosgate Prime Series RM1652B is a 2-way component system with a coaxially integrated tweeter featuring marine grade weather proofing technologies. It includes True Marine Grade compliance, 100 percent UV stable ASA injection molded plastic parts, injection molded mineral filled polypropylene cone body with UV inhibitors, UV and salt fog resistant santoprene surround, ultra-flexible fully insulated silicone lead wire, corrosion resistant quick disconnect speaker terminals, and moisture, tear and fatigue resistant Aramid fiber spider. It is CEA-2013 compliant and Klippel verified.

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