Cardo Systems Announces scala rider Q2 MultiSet™
One For You, One For a Friend; Two Ready-to-Use Wireless Headsets Packaged Together Enable Bike-to-Bike Communications
LAS VEGAS, NV – (April 1st, 2008) - Cardo Systems, Inc., the world’s market leader in the field of wireless Bluetooth® communications for motorcycle helmet headsets, today announced at the CTIA Wireless show (booth #131), the launch of its new SCALA RIDER® MultiSet ™ .
The MultiSet retail box includes two ready-to-use SCALA RIDER Q2 wireless headsets for hands-free and safe bike-to-bike communication at distances of up to 540 yards* as well as for use with mobile phones.
“With the SCALA RIDER MultiSet we continue to empower bikers with the best communication technology available, without compromising safety. To offer a smooth out-of-the-box experience the two headsets come factory paired, so that users can instantly start enjoying the product. As the fifth scion in our SCALA RIDER line of products we keep pushing the envelope for our customers by offering optimal solutions for every need”, said Abraham Glezerman, CEO of Cardo Systems, Inc.
The two Q2 headsets in the MultiSet retail box offer Multiple Device Connection (MDC) technology, with added features that allow bikers to connect wirelessly by Bluetooth to several audio sources including the following: voice instructions from a GPS, mobile phone conversations with third parties, intercom conversations with passengers and with other bikers, and high-quality FM radio transmissions from the embedded FM module. Whether you are riding your motorcycle with a friend on another motorcycle or riding with a passenger, the SCALA RIDER MultiSet is a great and instant way to stay in touch.
The MultiSet are also fully backward-compatible with the entire line of earlier SCALA RIDER models (solo, Combo, FM and TeamSet). In addition to MDC technology and Bike-to-Bike intercom, the two Q2 headsets offers the same high-quality performance as in previous SCALA RIDER models, including wind impact reduction, voice controlled receipt and rejection of incoming mobile calls, automatic volume adjustment according to driving speed and ambient noise, full rain and snow protection and more.
The new SCALA RIDER MultiSet is now available through select distributors, retail outlets, specialty motorcycle shops, and directly from the Cardo Systems web site at www.cardosystems.com with a suggested retail price of $395.95.
*Max. range of 540 yards is attainable only in wide open spaces and with no obstacles between the bikers. The typical effective range is approximately 800 ft. / 250 m depending on line of sight, terrain and traffic.
About Cardo Systems, Inc.
Cardo Systems, Inc., headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, specializes in the design, development, manufacturing and sale of innovative wireless Bluetooth® consumer electronic devices. Cardo products include the award winning scala-700™, scala-600™and scala-500™ Bluetooth® headsets; the scala-rider™ line of innovative Bluetooth® headsets for motorcycle helmets; and Bluetooth® adapters, which convert any standard mobile or cordless land-line phone into Bluetooth® capable devices.
Cardo Systems, Inc.
100 High Tower Blvd., Suite 101, Pittsburgh, PA 15205
Phone: (412) 788-4533, Toll-Free 1-800 488-0363, Fax: (412) 788-0270
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