Head Rest Mount: The Soundstream SHDM-103 features a padded vehicle
headrest with a black vinyl cover. The black cover can be switched out for the
included Grey and Beige vinyl covers. The headrest includes through-the-post
wiring to make it easy to install the wire in your car seats. The headrest posts
are approximately 6.5" in length, with adjustable spacing to accommodate your
vehicle's headrest post opening (between approximately 5.0625" and 8.125"). The
diameter of steel tubes are 10mm but can be adjusted between 12-14mm using the
included post adapters. Once installed, the headrests can be tilted about 15°
for the best viewing angle.
10.3" LCD Monitor: The Soundstream SHDM-103 features an integrated
10.3" widescreen LCD high-resolution monitor with LED backlight technology. The
10.3" widescreen monitor has a resolution of 1,024 x 600. You can select either
a 16:9 or 4:3 aspect ratio for each monitor. You can also adjust picture mode,
color temperature, and noise reduction.
Dual AV Inputs: The Soundstream SHDM-103 is equipped with two AV
inputs which will accept NTSC and PAL. The SHDM-103 is fitted with a front-panel
3.5mm AV input and comes with an AV 3.5mm-to-RCA adapter. The headrest monitor
also features a rear-panel composite video/stereo RCA input. These AV inputs
allow you to connect your portable MP3 player, DVD player, and/or game console.
HDMI & USB Port (MHL compatible): The Soundstream SHDM-103 is equipped
with a front-panel HDMI input for connection of your mobile DVD player, Blu-ray
player, or game console. The HDMI input can also be used in conjunction with the
front-panel USB port to allow you to connect your Android smartphone, Galaxy S3,
iPhone 4/4S, or iPhone 5 using one of Soundstream's
MHL-to-HDMI cables (sold separately). The HDMI input will support up to
1080p video and 2ch PCM. By itself, the USB port supports connection of USB mass
storage class devices (such as a thumbdrive) for audio/video playback.
Headphone Output: The SHDM-103 head rest monitor gives you two options
for connecting a set of headphones so you can privately listen to your connected
AV sources in the backset of your vehicle. The SHDM-103 features a built-in IR
transmitter for listening through a pair of IR headphones (530VHP12,
sold separately). The SHDM-103 is also fitted with a front-panel 3.5mm headphone
jack for a hardwired headphone connection.
Audio Output: The SHDM-103 features a built-in FM transmitter to
output sound to your car audio system through the car stereo's FM radio. The
headrest monitor is also equipped with a set of stereo RCA outputs to connect to
the Aux input on your car stereo (audio cable not included; RCA-to-minijack
adapter may be required). The headrest monitor does not offer built-in speakers.
Remote Control: In addition to the unit's front-panel controls, the
SHDM-103 comes supplied with a full function IR remote control for wireless
operation of the headrest monitor.
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