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Old 30-05-2009
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Parrot MKi9200 Hands-Free Car Kit

The Parrot MKi9200 is a Bluetooth hands-free system with a 2.4-inch high-resolution TFT colour screen. A wireless remote control can be positioned on the steering wheel or dashboard and allows the driver to control all the functions of the MKi9200.The Parrot MKi series of hands-free car cell phone kits are touted as the only iPhone-compatible car kits available.It combines the latest communication technologies with a full set of services dedicated to music. Once paired with your Bluetooth mobile phone, the MKi enables you to establish in a few seconds any phone conversations in your vehicle without needing to handle the telephone, even leaving it in your pocket.

Connection with your mobile is maiden a completely transparent way.It comes with an organic light-emitting diode screen,a wireless remote control, which can be positioned on the steering wheel or dashboard, and allows the driver to control all the functions of the MKi9100 and a double microphone, which is usually mounted just above the rear view mirror.

The other major component is the Bluebox, which contains the electronics, and is mounted out of sight behind the dash.In addition to conventional telephony functions - pick up, hang up, dual calls - the Parrot MKi9200 boasts cutting-edge telephony functions: automatic phonebook synchronisation, training-free multi-speaker voice recognition, speech synthesis of the names in the phonebook, contact management (up to 2 000 per phone), call records, and so on.

The user-independent voice recognition and voice synthesis are now integrated in all MKi car kits, which dramatically ease the way of using them in every situation. And all the connectors for any type of music are provided with each MKi hands-free kit: iPod, iPhone, iTouch, USB keys, USB MP3 players, Bluetooth Stereo devices, CD players, MiniDisc, etc.. It automatically detects the cell phone and makes a connection without you needing to do a thing.

Someone calls you, and your radio is automatically turned down so that you can take the call. You hit a button on the control panel (which you have mounted on your dashboard) and answer the call. The caller?s details appear on the OLED screen. You hear the caller?s voice come through on the car?s stereo system, and you talk through the microphone.

Parrot MKi9200 Specifications:

  • Bluetooth v2.0 + EDR
    • Supported profiles:
    • HFP (Hands Free Profile)
    • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
    • AVRCP (Audio Video Remote Control Profile)
    • OPP (Object Push Profile)
    • PBAP (Phone Book Access Profile)
    • Maximum range: 10 meters - 33 feet
  • Pairing: PIN code "0000"
  • Up to 10 paired devices
  • Automatic connection (enabled or disabled)

  • Automatic phonebook synchronization
  • User-independent voice recognition
  • Text To Speech: vocal synthesis of the phonebook
  • Number of contacts: up to 8,000 in total;
  • up to 2000 per paired phone

  • 82 x 32 x 14 mm
  • 3.20 x 1.25 x 0.55 in

Displayed information
  • Phone status
  • Phonebook
  • Wallpaper
  • Caller picture ID
  • Menus & Settings
  • Full playlist
  • LP Covers

  • Multiple connectors: iPods (from fifth generation),
  • USB, SD card, SD-HC card and Line-In
  • Play music from any Bluetooth Stereo (A2DP) compatibles devices
  • Virtual Super Bass
  • Sound Spatializer
  • Digital Class-D 20W amplifier

  • Microprocessor Parrot5 (32 bits) at 208MHz
  • Memory: Flash = 32 Mbits ? RAM = 16Mbits

  • External double microphone, direction is adjustable
  • Full Duplex
  • DSP-3: Echo cancellation, advanced noise reduction
  • Dispatch voice and music on car?s speakers
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Old 30-05-2009
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Re: Parrot MKi9200 Hands-Free Car Kit

Parrot MKi9200 Hands-Free Car Kit automatically synchronize the names and phone numbers in your mobile with their phonebooks and update theirs phonebooks each time a new entry is detected.To access your phonebook and make a call, simply press the green button to start the user-independent voice recognition: the MKi recognize your voice and the name you are saying without any prior teaching process. Its colour screen displays the phonebook, caller ID and photo, phone information and user settings. The menus and phonebook are also audible for easier, more intuitive use.

In addition, it also displays the full playlist along with the name of the artist, the title and even the corresponding album cover in colour when available on the iPod, iPhone or USB flash drive. Music is delivered through all the car's speakers, giving the driver and passengers exceptional sound quality and the breathtaking Virtual SuperBass and Sound Spatializer effects.The screen of the MKi9100 displays the playlist along with the name of the artist and the title. I only have the standard factory stereo installed in my car, but it sounded very good. Another benefit is that when the iPhone is plugged into the Parrot, it draws power from a the car ? a boon when you?ve forgotten to recharge your iPhone.

The Parrot MKi9200 is a Bluetooth hands-free system compatible with all vehicle makes and which works with all mobile phone brands.The MKi series feature:
  • Automatic phonebook synchronization with the mobile phone

  • User-independent voice recognition and voice synthesis

  • Autonomous RF remote control for main functions

  • Music cable for iPod/iPhone, USB and Line-in

  • Bluetooth v2.0 + EDR with HFP, A2DP, OPP, AVRCP?

  • New Digital Signal Processing (DSP-3)

  • 100% Bluetooth compatible
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Re: Parrot MKi9200 Hands-Free Car Kit

The Parrot MKi9200 is also gifted for music. Supplied with a specific cable, it is compatible with all music sources, such as iPods, iPhones, USB flash drives, Bluetooth stereo (A2DP) phones, MP3 players and any other analogue players. The Parrot MKi9200 also features an SDHC-compatible SD card reader on the side of the screen.The Parrot MKi kits propose an incredibly efficient combination of an external double microphone and new software which eliminate environmental and in-car noises with full-duplex and zero-echo crystal clear conversations.

Another unique feature: the screen of the MKi9100 and MKi9200 is detachable from its support when you leave your vehicle, for ultimate security. It is compatible with most music sources, including iPods, iPhones, USB flash drives, Bluetooth stereo phones, MP3 players and analogue players and the remote control gives you access to themain functions: PLAY, PAUSE, NEXT SONG, PREVIOUS SONG, and VOLUME. MKi9100 and MKi9200 display the playlist for you to always visualize what is played.
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