Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) launched its latest dock and play radio, the Onyx EZR, which offers numerous latest features at an entry-level price. The Onyx EZR showcases a larger display compared to its predecessor, the Onyx EZ, with enhanced resolution and selectable text and background options that enable for better viewing in different lighting conditions.
It also provides a split screen alternative that allows the customer to view what’s on the existing channel in one pane, and concurrently see what’s going on their other chosen channels in the another pane. Next enhancement over the Onyx EZ is TuneMix™ addition, which permits Onyx EZR customers to listen to different songs from their favorite channels.
The Onyx EZR offers subscribers SiriusXM’s more than 150 satellite-delivered channels of top class programming, comprising commercial-free music from almost every genre, and Howard Stern, and an extensive range of entertainment, comedy, live sports, news and more. It is easy to install and easily moveable between a vehicle, office, home or outside the house with accessible accessories.
Joe Verbrugge, the EVP, Emerging Business of SiriusXM, reported that the Onyx EZR is a remarkable step up in usability, showcasing numerous new features at an entry-level price. They are delighted to provide new and current subscribers this thrilling new radio, which will offer both SiriusXM’s strong programming lineup and a remarkable user experience.
Other features on the Onyx EZR permit users to operate the radio while they are driving by utilizing its ergonomically planned and easily identifiable buttons. Users can preview and browse channels by category. They can seamlessly connect to a home sound system. Then there is flexibility to set parental controls. Users can also operate the radio, even if they are at a distance, using a remote control.
In the last trading session, the stock price of Sirius gained more than 2% to close the day at $5.47.