Jayco chooses premium RV OEM infotainment system for 2018 fleet

Garmin International Inc.. today announced the RV-BBT601, an advanced OEM infotainment system designed for recreational vehicles (RVs) featuring best-in-class navigation from Garmin, and audio powered by FUSION Entertainment, a Garmin brand.

  • The first portable system of its kind,
  • The RV-BBT601 is an in-dash solution that can easily be removed and used to access applications
  • Can control the entertainment from anywhere in the RV.

Jayco, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of recreational vehicles, has selected the RV-BBT601 for its 2018 fleet and effective immediately, will offer the infotainment system as standard equipment on a select line of motorised RVs.

An all-in-one infotainment solution for open-road and camping enthusiasts, the RV-BBT601 is loaded with RV-friendly features and boasts a compelling industrial design that’s beneficial for both the end-user and the installing manufacturer.

The RV-BBT601 features:

  • An easy-to-read 6-inch touchscreen display with a magnetic mount
  • The dock features quick-access media control buttons

When docked, the RV-BBT601 will initialise an intuitive driving mode where drivers can easily access navigation, a backup camera, music and hands-free Bluetooth calling functionality.

No two adventures are the same so the RV-BBT601 features customised RV routing so drivers can find the most efficient route to their destination. Users simply enter the applicable information and destination and a route will be determined based on the height, weight, length and width of the vehicle. The RV-BBT601 also includes RV-related restrictions, such as bridge

The RV-BBT601 also includes RV-related restrictions, such as:

  • Bridge
  • Heights
  • Sharp curves
  • related information for most major roads and highways.

Drivers will hear and see these helpful warnings, which can help prepare them for upcoming descents, ascents and more. They’ll also have access to upcoming elevation information pertaining to their route in preparation for possible steep grades, and a comprehensive directory of RV parks and services which can be filed based on preferred amenities.

Doubling as both a navigator and an entertainment source, the RV-BBT601 will control the entertainment system for the RV with a four-zone AM/FM/Bluetooth/USB system. When undocked, it also becomes a powerful wireless remote for the entertainment system. And thanks to its wireless connectivity, it can also be used for web browsing, email and other internet-connected applications.

For decades, Garmin has pioneered new GPS navigation and wireless devices and applications that are designed for people who live an active lifestyle. Garmin serves five primary business units, including:

  • Automotive
  • Aviation
  • Fitness
  • Marine
  • Outdoor Recreation.

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