KFZ CHRISChris - The language assistant for every car

Not only is driving a mobile phone prohibited while driving, but it can also cause dangerous situations in traffic and even lead to accidents! Chris makes the streets safer and everyone gets something out of it!

Chris is the first speech assistant for Android smartphones and has been specially developed for car drivers. The smart device can be retrofitted in any car, connects to the Android smartphone via Bluetooth and transforms the vehicle into a connected car. This allows you to send and receive WhatsApp and SMS safely and conveniently with voice commands while driving. At the same time, Chris is a fully-fledged hands-free car kit, offers voice-controlled navigation with detailed turn-by-turn instructions and wirelessly plays music from a mobile phone. Everything controlled by voice and with simple gestures.
- Whatsapp/SMS Receive and read text messages and send text messages via voice mail
- Calling or Answering Telephone Contacts by Voice Command
- Start navigation by language
- Call up and play music titles by voice

The main features of the Language Assistant are as follows
- quick and easy installation of the assistant in the car
- uncomplicated commissioning of the device with the app
- clear and simple operation during the journey by voice and/or gesture

Voice assistant with gesture control for every car - for Android smartphones
- Skills for drivers: news, navigation, handsfree and music
- Device can be removed from the holder at any time thanks to magnetic contact
- including free worldwide map material for navigation
- speech-optimized microphones and built-in loudspeaker
- Connects to your smartphone via Bluetooth
- optionally connects to your car's music system using an FM transmitter (see accessories)
- speaks German and English (other languages will be available soon)
- also works offline, without internet connection
- all updates (new apps and functions as well as languages) are conveniently done via OTA (Over-The-Air)

Due to free updates of the Chris app, more features will be available in the future or are currently planned, e.g.
- navigation also under consideration of the current traffic situation
- other languages such as French or Spanish
- Warning of dangerous situations (the use of speed camera apps is not permitted in Germany)
- Whatsapp receive and send voice messages (not just text messages)
- Vehicles with Bluetooth®: connects to your car's stereo system via Bluetooth
- also available for iOS in the future

Technical details - Display: 2.1" TFT-LCD colour display
- Loudspeaker: Speech-optimized loudspeaker
- Microphones: speech-optimized microphone array
- Sensor: High-resolution gesture sensor
- Battery: Li-Ion Battery Battery life 1 week (stand-by), 1h (operation)
- Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.2 + BLE
- Connections: Micro-USB (power supply)
- Size (without bracket): 9 x 9 x 4,4 cm
- Weight: 250 g
- Temperature range: Operation: 0 °C ... 45 °C,
- Temperature range: Storage: -20 °C ... 65 °C

system requirements
- Chris needs a Bluetooth-enabled smartphone.
- Android 7.1.1. (nougat) or higher (iOS still pending)
- 12V socket (cigarette lighter) or USB port for charging the battery
- Online connection for full functionality (core functions also without Internet)

Scope of delivery
- Language Assistant Chris
- USB cable
- Dual USB car charger (12V)
- suction cup holder
- 6x cable holder

Further interesting and useful information about Chris can be found under "Datasheets & Downloads".

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  • General
    • Type
    • Navigationssystem
  • Display
    • Display Format
    • 5.33 cm
    • Display type
    • Display mit Gestensteuerung
  • Specials
    • Maps
    • Welt (100 Länder)
  • Interfaces
    • Bluetooth®
    • ja
    • USB
    • ja
  • Measures
    • Width
    • 90 mm
    • Height
    • 90 mm
    • Depth
    • 44 mm
  • Weights
    • Weight
    • 250 g
  • Power supply
    • Motor vehicle adapter, incl.
    • ja
    • Low-voltage input
    • 5 V DC
    • Low-voltage connection
    • Mini USB Typ B