July 2010 (Japan)
Nikkan Jidosha Shimbun Car Accessory Award 2010
“2010 Grand Prize”
- ? BIGX VIE-X088
As announced on July 1, 2010 at the Nikkan Jidosha Shimbun Car Accessory Award 2010, a new Alpine Product, the BIGX VIE-X088, took the coveted Grand Prize at the competition.
This prize honors an off-the-shelf market car equipment/system which demonstrates innovative originality or a superior idea and which garners great attention in the market. Products that have been released for sale from July 2009 until June 2010 are eligible. The BIGX VIE-X088 won the prize with the highest value among those awarded.
The BIGX VIE-X088 is a car navigation system with a super large screen, 1.43 times the conventional size, and boasts the first 8” LED high-resolution, high-quality monitor. A center console panel specialized for each auto model was also developed to hold this large monitor. This prize was given in recognition of the high quality of this large screen as well as the specialized solution for various auto models.