Escort, Beltronics and Cobra Showcase World Class Automotive and Professional Driver Technologies at SEMA 2015
Innovative Threat Detection Solutions, Dash Cam, Portable Power and Power Inversion Technology On Display in North Hall, Booth #11739
Las Vegas, November 3, 2015 – Showcasing best-in-class automotive and professional driver technology, Escort Inc., Beltronics and Cobra Electronics, now operating under parent company Cedar Electronics, are exhibiting their newest and most cutting-edge innovations, including the Escort Max 360, Beltronics GT-7 and two new Drive HDTM Dash Cams by Cobra at SEMA 2015, November 3-6 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, N.V.
Located in the North Hall at booth #11739, Escort, Beltronics and Cobra have assembled the most outstanding and advanced brands of automotive and professional driver electronics products into one booth. The booth will feature three main kiosks, presenting products both by brand and performance values, which include Threat Detection Products, Dash Cams and Power Inverters and Portable Power technologies.

“This year’s SEMA show is an exciting opportunity for the Escort, Beltronics and Cobra brands to showcase their portfolio of versatile, lifestyle enhancing automotive and truck technology products,” said Sally Washlow, President of Cedar Electronics. “From personalized threat detection to lifestyle products that meet the needs of consumers and truckers, our brands create products that help every driver feel confident and prepared behind the wheel.”
In addition to a show floor presence, Escort, Beltronics and Cobra will be hosting a press conference on Thursday, November 5, at 11:00 AM in room S220 to discuss in depth how the company’s latest line up of innovative product solutions are positioned to protect drivers from the growing economic threats from traffic tickets and provide visual records of traffic accidents and parking lot incidents. They will also address product lineups and future initiatives.
Threat Detection on Display
Traffic tickets are a major financial threat to consumers and the proliferation of radar and laser detection, speed and red light cameras, and air patrol means drivers face threats from all angles.  Cedar Electronics’ three brands offer threat detection products that provide consumers with the right solution for their driving style and environment.
Escort Max 360: The all-new Max 360 provides directional alert arrows instantly identifying the source of the threat. Dual antenna detection rapidly scans surrounding threats to deliver front, side-to-side and rear protection. Plus, extreme range for lightning fast response time of radar and laser detection, along with pinpoint precision. This detector also features Escort’s AutoLearn technology to learn drivers’ most frequently traveled routes, rejecting false alerts in real time. Available with Escort Live™ community based real time threat updates and reporting.

Beltronics GT-7: The sleek new GT-7 detector, with its powerful Digital Signal Processing (DSP) microprocessor, GPS-powered alerts and patented long-range detection, alerts drivers to potential threats earlier and faster for enhanced ticket protection. Complete with copper-tone molding, the unique design mirrors Beltronics’ raw, athletic capabilities. Available with Escort Live™ community based real time threat detection updates and reporting when paired with the Escort SmartCord®.

Cobra DSP 9200 BT: The DSP 9200 BT, Cobra’s first digital detector, improves on range and performance. It embeds advanced technology for precise notifications through digital signal processing (DSP), which identifies alerts from unwanted noise for greater reliability and frequency. Available with Cobra iRadar® community-based real time threat detection updates and reporting.

Escort Max II: Max II features ultimate range and instant Bluetooth® connectivity with real-time radar and laser crowd-sourced alerts.  In addition, GPS-powered AutoLearn technology intelligently rejects false alerts.  Available with Escort Live™ community based real time threat updates and reporting.

Escort RedLine: RedLine is an extreme and undetectable all-out performance detector that boasts one of the longest radar warning ranges available today.  Available with Escort Live™ community based real time threat detection updates and reporting when paired with the Escort SmartCord®.

Escort 9500ix: Drivers can fully trust the 9500ix to accurately alert them to nearby radars. With outstanding range and GPS enabled AutoLearn technology, this detector only alerts drivers of serious threats. Available with Escort Live™ community based real time threat updates and reporting.

Escort Passport X70: The Passport X70 is the best value in long-range warning against all radar guns, including SuperWide Ka-band and ‘instant-on’ encounters.

Escort Passport 9500ci:  The 9500ci is a fully integrated high-performance install system and the ultimate balance of long-range performance, twin antenna design intelligent signal processing, laser-shifting and stealth defense technology, simple intuitive controls, and the best overall driving experience ever developed.  Available with Escort Live™ community based real-time threat updates and reporting when paired with a SmartCord® Live Direct Wire Kit.

Escort Solo S3:  The Solo S3 is a patented, battery-powered detector for drivers who need cordless convenience.

ESCORT Live!: Award-winning app alerts drivers to speed traps miles in advance; channeling the connected community of Escort drivers and delivering real-time crowd-sourced alerts. Includes alerts for known red light and speed cameras as well as areas monitored by air patrol.

Beltronics STi Magnum: The STi Magnum features TotalShield™ Technology, providing complete invisibility against all radar detector “detectors”. Available with Escort Live™ community based real time threat detection updates and reporting when paired with the Escort SmartCord®.

Beltronics STiR Plus: The STiR Plus is a fully integrated high-performance install system, equipped with stealth defense technology to protect against all radar and laser threats. Available with Escort Live™ community based real time threat updates and reporting when paired with a SmartCord® Live Direct Wire Kit.

Beltronics Pro 500: The Pro 500’s GPS powered technology provides continuous relief from false alarms including automatic door openers, motion sensors and other radar-based sensors. Available with Escort Live™ community based real time threat detection updates and reporting when paired with the Escort SmartCord®.

Beltronics Pro 300: The Pro 300 detects the most threatening radar and laser guns in the United States, and provides the earliest possible warning, including the latest instant-on and “POP” mode threats.  Available with Escort Live™ community based real time threat detection updates and reporting when paired with the Escort SmartCord®.

Cobra SPX 7800BT:  The SPX 7800BT is an ultra-high performance radar/laser/camera detector with 1.25-inch Color OLED Display, voice alert, and Cobra iRadar® community-based real time threat detection updates and reporting.

Cobra iRadar®: Cobra iRadar is the world’s first and one of the largest community-based radar/laser/camera detection apps.  The patented and award-winning iRadar allows drivers to share and receive threat alerts in real time from other iRadar users and provides them with access to live radar/laser detection, user reports, automatic alert reporting and Cobra’s AURA speed and red light camera database. Download Cobra iRadar to see how social networking revolutionizes threat detection.

Dash Cams

Drive HD™ Dash Cams by Cobra provide amateur and professional drivers with innovative and value-oriented camera and DVR solutions that guard against unexpected costs from traffic accidents and capture fascinating daily driving events for sharing with your friends on social media, in news forums or with your insurance company and law enforcement.

CDR 835/855BT Drive HD Dash Cams by Cobra: Cobra’s newest Drive HD™ Dash Cams, the CDR 835 and CDR 855 BT, are the company’s most user-friendly and advanced models, which include a two-inch LCD screen, ultra-wide 160° lens and embedded G-Sensor to automatically save and protect clips if/when an impact is detected. In addition, the flagship CDR 855 BT is the first-of-its-kind to connect to a smartphone via Bluetooth® Smart wireless technology that enables a host of features including embedded GPS location, time of day, G-force and speed information footage, as well as providing alerts for upcoming speed and red light cameras, live police locations and shared radar alerts from the Cobra iRadar® Community.

CDR 820:  Designed in compact form factor the CDR 820 utilizes Continuous Loop Recording, which automatically overwrites the oldest footage when the memory card gets full.  It also features a motion sensor for automatic recording while driving and a G-Sensor, which senses sudden acceleration and collisions to automatically capture and protect critical footage surrounding an accident. The CDR 820 features 1080P Full HD Video and includes an 8GB memory card so that it is ready to use straight out of the box.

CDR 825E:  The CDR 825E sports a 2.7 inch LCD screen, the largest in the Drive HD Dash Cam by Cobra series, along with an extra wide 140 degree viewing angle delivering a full view of the road and peripherals without edge distortion. As with other Drive HD Dash Cams, the CDR 825E uses Continuous Loop Recording, which optimizes storage by automatically deleting old video clips to make room for the new.  It also includes a G-Sensor, which senses sudden acceleration and collisions to automatically capture and protect critical footage before, during and immediately following an accident.

CDR 840:  Designed in compact form factor the CDR 840 features Internal GPS and embeds the exact location and time in every recording.  The Free PC software allows you to view your location and G-Sensor information on playback on a computer or HDTV. It also includes Continuous Loop Recording, which automatically overwrites the oldest footage when the memory card gets full and a motion sensor for automatic recording while driving and a G-Sensor, which senses sudden acceleration and collisions to automatically capture and protect critical footage surrounding an accident. The CDR 840 features 1080P Full HD Video and include an 8GB memory card so that it is ready to use straight out of the box and includes a Mini HDMI Output to directly play footage on HD TV or computer.

Portable Power Technologies

The Cobra JumPackTM provides drivers with the peace of mind that they always have power available to restart the car when they need it in a “go-with-you-anywhere” size.

Cobra JumPack CPP 8000: Cobra has deployed the latest in portable and emergency power technology to create the efficient, ultra-compact Cobra JumPack™ CPP 8000, making it the perfect companion for vehicle, outdoor, travel and multipurpose use. The CPP 8000 features enough power to charge up any mobile device and even packs enough punch to jump-start most vehicles multiple times on a single charge.

Power Inverters

The versatile line of commercial and personal grade power inverters from Cobra ranges from those designed to plug into your cigarette lighter and power up laptops to the installed models that can power a living center of appliances for commercial long haul truck drivers.

Recreational Models:
Cobra CPI 190:  The Cobra CPI 190 is the company’s smallest power inverter that comes in a Cigarette Lighter Plug compact design, the perfect travel-size companion in a powerful form factor and able to power up any mobile device, small video game or even most compact laptops. It provides 130 watts continuous power with 260 watt peak power, a swivel SLP arm and Power/Fault/Alarm Indicator.

Cobra CPI 290CH:  Molded in the shape of a cup holder, the Cobra CPI 290CH converts a vehicle’s 12-volt lighter plug into a household 115V AC outlet. Providing 200 watts continuous power and 400 watts peak power, the CPI 290CH offers dual 2.1A outputs, compact design and Power/Fault/Alarm Indicator.

Professional Models:
Cobra CPI 490:  The CPI 490 features 400 watts of continuous power and 800 watts peak power, Pentagon Protection, an efficient ventilation system, Power/Fault/Alarm indicator, and cigarette lighter and direct-to-battery cables included.

Cobra CPI 890:  The CPI 890 includes the above features as well as an 800 watt continuous and 1600 watt peak power with direct-to-battery cables with clamps included.

Cobra CPI 1090:  The CPI 1090 makes the perfect tailgating or cross-country road trip companion, ensuring a mini-fridge, coffee pot or TV set stays powered through the long haul. It features a volt/watt LED meter, Pentagon Protection Plus, inductive kick-back protection and GFI self-protection with 1,000 watts continuous power and 2,000 watts peak power. Direct-to-battery cables with clamps are also included.

Cobra CPI 1590:  The CPI 1590 includes three, grounded AC outlets and 1,500 watts continuous power and 2,500 watts peak power.

Cobra CPI 2590:  The CPI 2590 provides the power for all the appliances a driver needs while away from home. It includes the above features with 2,500 watts continuous power and 5,000 watts peak power.

For more information on the products in Cedar Electronics’ portfolio visit North Hall, Booth #11739 or visit each individual brand’s website: www.escortradar.com, www.beltronics.com or www.cobra.com.

About Cedar Electronics:
Cedar Electronics, a leading global supplier of mobile and consumer products possesses a portfolio of industry leading brands including Escort, Beltronics and Cobra Electronics.  Escort, a premium brand for auto enthusiasts, is the leading manufacturer of high-performance radar and laser detectors and the patented Escort Live™ real-time ticket protection network. Escort manufactures products under the Escort, PASSPORT, Max, REDLINE, SOLO and Pro brands.  Beltronics, geared to auto enthusiasts with an edge who are interested in raw power and bold design, manufactures radar and laser detectors under the STi, Pro and Vector brands. Cobra Electronics’  a leader in the GMRS/FRS two-way radio, radar detector and Citizens Band radio categories and has aggressively grown both domestically and internationally with an ever-expanding family of innovative automotive products that include dash cams, power inverters, portable jump starters and the  iRadar® app, the patented cloud-based real time threat detection and reporting network application.