Artifact Details

Title

Rio, carmount mp3 player

Catalog Number

102703595

Type

Physical object

Date

circa.2000

Manufacturer

SONICblue, Inc.

Place Manufactured

U.K.

Identifying Numbers

Other number 040103869 On barcode on underside of unit inside slider case
Other number 406+80g Scratched into underside of unit inside slider case

Dimensions

overall: 2 1/4 in x 7 1/4 in x 6 5/8 in

Description

Object consists of two units; a car mounted mp3 player described in the manual as a "car head unit" and a slip-in car mounting device described as "car docking sled". The car head unit operates as installed in the sled. The sled is equiped with numerous attaching cables for car audio, tuner, microphone, audio line out, and serial port connections.
Note: there are two manuals with this object which have been give to the archive group. One is denoted as "Rio Car", and the other as "empeg car".

Category

Fixed-application digital computer/media player

Credit

Gift of Marc Merlin

Lot Number

X7728.2016