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Blaupunkt IVOD-1022 : Eye Candy For Rear Passengers
Blaupunkt introduces its new ultra-slim design in-car video monitor with an integrated DVD player Sabah, September 3, 2006 - One of the latest high-end in-car video products is the Blaupunkt IVOD-1022 flat ceiling monitor with built-in DVD player. Drivers and front seat passengers can enjoy music while backseat passengers can watch movies anytime, a great way for the kids to be entertained while on the road. The flat IVOD-1022 video monitor can be easily installed in the passenger compartment ceiling liner with a specially-designed flat DVD mechanism housed in the rear of the monitor, designed with space-saving ergonomics in mind. The flat flip-down 10.2” TFT LC video monitor with aspect ratios of 16:9 and 4:3 and a screen size of 25.9 cm produces high resolution and video quality with wide viewing visibility from all angles or sides. The flat IVOD-1022 video monitor flips away and switches off automatically when not in use and it has a built-in infrared transmitter for wireless headphone usage. The Blaupunkt IVHS-01 IR headphones are ideal for this application. The DVD player in the IVOD-1022 is able to handle all common audio and videodisc formats as well as compact discs with MP3 or DivX* files. The built-in DVD player is completely controllable via the front panel or using an infrared remote control. It also has two additional inputs for video distribution as well as two built-in dome lights. The IVOD-1022 is scheduled to be released by year end.

September 3, 2006 RBSI/COM; SCM2

Robert Bosch (SEA) Pte. Ltd. 8A Jalan 13/6, 46200 Petaling Jaya, Selangor D.E., Malaysia

Senior Manager: Ms Tay Cheng Cheng E-mail Phone Fax

Information for Journalists:

chengcheng.tay@sg.bosch.com http://press.blaupunkt.sg +65 6350-5568 +65 6350-5306

* DivX is the brand name of a technology for video compression. Videos of nearly every data source can be compressed without recognisble loss of quality. With the DivX technology, video can be compressed, for example, a VHS video to a hundredth and a DVD to a tenth of the former size. DivX video compression is so efficient that the whole content of a DVD fits on a data CD. DivX is video compression jus like MP3 is audio compression -endContact persons for press inquiries: Varian Ignatius Essence Communications Sdn Bhd Tel: M: +603 7493 5588 +601 6470 9671

E-mail: varian@my-essence.com

Siew Pheng Essence Communications Sdn Bhd Tel: M: +603 7493 5588 +601 2299 2206

E-mail: siewpheng@my-essence.com

About Blaupunkt Blaupunkt, a company belonging to the Bosch Group, is an internationally leading manufacturer of driver information systems, car radios, car speakers and vehicle antennas. Blaupunkt has its main headquarters in Hildesheim, Germany, and maintains other production sites in Portugal, Hungary, Tunisia and Malaysia. The company posted sales of more than Euro 1.4 billion in fiscal year 2005 and employs some 9,000 people worldwide.

About the Bosch Group The Bosch Group is a leading global manufacturer of automotive and industrial technology, consumer goods, and building technology. In fiscal 2005, some 251,000 associates generated sales of 41.5 billion euros. Set up in Stuttgart in 1886 by Robert Bosch (18611942) as “Workshop for Precision Mechanics and Electrical Engineering,” the Bosch Group today comprises a manufacturing, sales, and after-sales service network of more than 280 subsidiaries and more than 12,000 Bosch service centres in over 140 countries.
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The special ownership structure of the Bosch Group guarantees its financial independence and entrepreneurial freedom. It makes it possible for the company to undertake significant up-front investments in the safeguarding of its future, as well as to do justice to its social responsibility in a manner reflective of the spirit and will of its founder. A total of 92 % of the share capital of Robert Bosch GmbH is held by the charitable foundation Robert Bosch Stiftung. The entrepreneurial ownership functions are carried out by Robert Bosch Industrietreuhand KG.

Additional information can be accessed at www.bosch.com.

About Robert Bosch (SEA) Pte Ltd Robert Bosch (SEA) Pte Ltd is a regional sales subsidiary of The Bosch Group.

Established in 1973, the company is mainly responsible for the marketing and distribution of Bosch automotive aftermarket products and power tools, as well as the group’s Blaupunkt car multimedia products in the ASEAN region.

Headquartered in Singapore, Robert Bosch (SEA) has a branch office in Malaysia as well as representative offices in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam, and Jakarta in Indonesia.

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