ESCORT, a leading manufacturer of radar detection technology, has released its new ESCORT SmartRadar Bluetooth Enabled Radar/Laser Detector.
The new SmartRadar unit uses built-in Bluetooth wireless technology to help customers easily connect with ESCORT Live, a ticket protection network. When connected with the new SmartRadar unit, ESCORT Live provides a combination of information sharing and ticket protection available for customers’ car today.
ESCORT’s products allow customers to Drive Smarter. The new SmartRadar detector and the ESCORT Live ticket protection app provide road awareness and ticket protection technology, and SmartRadar maintains ESCORT’s dominance of the “Drive Smarter” theme.
Tim Coomer, ESCORT's Vice-president of New Product Development, said that SmartRadar provides drivers out-of-sight, supercharged radar detector that comes with ESCORT Live for their smartphone. He also stated that the new ESCORT SmartRadar aids customers to drive safer by providing them with the most advanced and complete driving information as well as awareness protection available.
The new SmartRadar device is a quick-install, supercharged radar/laser detector that uses built-in Bluetooth technology to connect easily to mobile phones as well as other Bluetooth devices. This small and compact device is designed in such as way that it can be easily and quickly fixed on the driver’s windshield behind the rearview mirror. Since it has two display options, drivers can either use the connected ESCORT Live app and their smartphone to display the performance and features of SmartRadar, or use a small display-controller for connecting to the rearview mirror that gives direct display and control of the SmartRadar unit.
ESCORT’s SmartRadar device includes full K, X and SuperWide Ka radar competence; ESCORT’s trademarked Mute and AutoMute operations; alert reports using visual and audible band alerts; and digital signal processing for reducing false alarms. Other features of the SmartRadar unit include ExpertMete for simultaneously tracking and displaying almost eight radar signals; TSR software for automatically rejecting traffic flow-monitoring false alarms; SpecDisplay for providing actual numeric frequency of identified radar signal; and other settings that can be customized for particular driving needs. The new device is compatible with the SHIFTER ZR4 laser-shifting system and the ESCORT Live ticket protection smartphone application.