Mitsubishi Electric Corporation Selects Cinemo Unified Media Player™ for Next Generation IVI Systems

New agreement will see Cinemo and Mitsubishi Electric collaborate on future IVI systems and open up the connected car to advanced media distribution

Karlsruhe, Germany, December 3rd, 2013 – Cinemo, a global leader in high performance and automotive grade multimedia playback, streaming, media management and connectivity middleware, have today announced that Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, a recognized World leader in the manufacture, marketing and sales of electrical and electronic equipment, will be integrating Cinemo's award winning multimedia playback middleware into selected In-Vehicle Infotainment systems.

The first project stemming from this collaboration will include both a head unit and rear seat configuration for a worldwide car OEM. Cutting-edge multimedia playback and streaming will also be augmented by Cinemo’s Distributed Playback™ which plays any audio/video content simultaneously with perfect lip synchronization and echo free on multiple devices over the car network. So direct connectivity between the front and rear seat units along with RSE features can be effortlessly realized.

Cinemo was recently the recipient of two CES Innovations 2014 Design and Engineering Awards for its technology and is becoming the multimedia solution of choice for automotive Tier-1 providers and car manufacturers.

"We are extremely honored to be chosen by Mitsubishi Electric for our first joint IVI integration" said Jim Corbett, Co-founder and Executive Vice President of Cinemo GmbH. "Mitsubishi Electric have a long standing and extremely successful history in automotive infotainment so we are very much looking forward to our combined efforts in next generation connected car entertainment".


About Cinemo.

Cinemo is a global leader in automotive grade multimedia playback, streaming, media management and connectivity middleware in the embedded world. CPU and Operating System agnostic as well as highly optimized for low power and low footprint devices, Cinemo's award winning unified middleware solutions decode, play, render, stream, manage and index virtually any file, disc, connected device and streaming format. Designed and optimized for the high quality requirements of the automotive industry, Cinemo’s solutions can be seamlessly integrated into entry, mid and high automotive / in-vehicle infotainment system head and rear seat units, as well as automotive Apps enabling powerful new use cases.

Cinemo GmbH is a privately held German Corporation, headquartered in Karlsruhe, Germany. With a dedicated and strong engineering team, Cinemo's technologies represent the best in their class.

For more information, please visit www.cinemo.com