Your source for the latest car, tech & blockchain news Thursday, 1 December 2022 Submit press release

Clarion Marine Unveils New Source Units and Remote Controllers for the European Market

Miramar, US, 29 Sep. 2022, 10:56 CEST
Clarion Marine Unveils New Source Units and Remote Controllers for the European Market img#1
Clarion Marine Unveils New Source Units and Remote Controllers for the European Market img#2

Clarion Marine, a leader in marine-grade audio solutions, today announced the company will release a variety of new feature-rich, marine-grade source units and wired remote controller options. These new products reaffirm the brand's reputation for producing high quality, long-lasting marine audio products that deliver unrivaled value.

"For decades, the Clarion brand has been a staple of the industry, standing for performance and value. The new CMM-series marine source units and CMR-series wired remotes follow this same recipe, with up-to-date features and an all-new design flair that is perfect for today's most popular boats," said Silvio Pupino, Vice President, International Sales at Clarion Marine"

New Clarion Marine Source Units

The CMM-30 is a full-featured, NMEA 2000 network-connected, all-in-one, multi-zone source unit that boasts an ultra-modern, weatherproof chassis (IP66), and an ultra-bright three-inch color LCD display. The CMM-30 is DAB+ Ready and features a built-in AM/FM radio, Weather Band, RBDS Global Tuner. To meet the needs of digital media content, the CMM-30 includes Bluetooth® 5.0 streaming, an analog AUX-input and a USB connection for smart devices or thumb drives, with full support for iPhone album art.

The CMM-30BB offers identical functionality as the CMM-30, but in a network-connected, headless system. Engineered to be hidden out of sight, and for seamless integration into NMEA 2000 networks. The CMM-30BB is easily controlled from a compatible Multi-function Display (MFD), or from an optional Clarion Marine network-connected remote controls.

Features of the CMM-30 and CMM-30BB include:

  • 4 flexible audio zones (relative and absolute selectable)
  • Zone 4: optional selectable subwoofer level control
  • Built-in Amplifier: 4 x 25W RMS at 4 Ohms
  • 4-channel pre-amp outputs (3.5V RMS)
  • 5-band EQ and balance controls
  • AM/FM/Weather Band receiver
  • DAB+ and SiriusXM Ready
  • Bluetooth® 5.0 streaming
  • 1 USB 2.0 input with power for charging (2.1A)
  • 1 RCA AUX inputs (2V/1V RMS Input Sensitivity)
  • NMEA 2000 network port
  • Weatherproof construction: IP66 rated

Featuring a sleek, ultra-modern, weatherproof (IP66 rated) chassis design like the CMM-30, the new CMM-20 multimedia source unit offers boaters an excellent variety of must-have features. This value-packed, dual zone source unit, features an AM/FM radio, Weather Band and RBDS Global Tuner and supports multiple connections for personal devices, including Bluetooth streaming, USB, and analog AUX-in. The high-contrast TFT display makes text readable in the brightest lighting conditions.

Features of the CMM-20 include:

  • Built-in Amplifier: 4 x 25W RMS at 4 Ohms
  • 2-channel pre-amp outputs (1.5V RMS)
  • Optional second-zone audio options (Selectable: Zone 2 or subwoofer)
  • AM/FM/Weather Band receiver
  • Bluetooth® 5.0
  • 1 USB 2.0 input with power for charging (1A)
  • 1 RCA AUX inputs (2V/1V RMS Input Sensitivity)
  • Weatherproof construction: IP66 rated

New Clarion Marine Wired Remotes

In addition to new source units, Clarion Marine is unveiling two new wired remote-control units.

  • CMR-20 – a compact, IP67-rated, full-function, wired remote control with integrated high-contrast LCD segment display and backlit rubberized buttons. This new remote control perfectly complements the sleek new design of the Clarion CMM-30 and CMM-20 source units.
  • CMR-10 - a circular (60mm diameter), IP67-rated, wired remote control with backlit rubberized buttons (no display).

Salt & Sun Certified

Utilizing UV-treated, durable, marine-rated materials, the new CMM-series source units and CMR-remote controls are built to endure years of use in harsh marine environments. All models are Salt and Sun Certified and are thus built to exceed industry standards for salt-fog/UV exposure (ASTM B117/D4329) and shock/vibration resistance, ensuring excellent long-term durability.

The Clarion Marine CMM-30, CMM-30BB, CMM-20, CMR-20 and CMR-10 are available today.