Feb. 2010 (Japan)
kakaku.com Product Awards 2009
“Car audio division: Silver Prize”
- ? CDA-106Ji
“Car speaker division: Gold Prize”
- ? SWE-1500
“Car speaker division: Silver Prize”
- ? STE-172C
Alpine products were awarded the "2009 kakaku.com Product Awards," which are given to products highly praised by their respective users at the kakaku.com website during 2009.
This award adopts a unique aggregation method not seen in any other award system: selection of those products given strongest support (most highly evaluated) by users during the year, based on reviews by users of kakaku.com from January to December 2009, and on word-of-mouth evaluations.
The products selected were the CDA-106Ji iPod®CD head unit, for the silver prize in the car audio division; the SWE-1500 Powered Subwoofer, for the gold prize in the car speaker division; and the STE-172C upgrade speaker, for the silver prize, also in the car speaker division.