2016 to 2018

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2016

Feb
Pioneer Automotive de Mexico S.A. de C.V. established as manufacturing subsidiary in Mexico.
Mar
Relocates head office to Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo.
May
Pioneer and HERE agree to perform proof experiment using Pioneer's 3D-LiDAR toward building a Data Ecosystem.
Jun
Pioneer and Towada Pioneer become certified with ISO 13485.
Closes Pioneer Plaza Ginza showroom.
Tokyo Head Office

Tokyo Head Office

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2017

Jun
Pioneer and HERE enter into basic agreement to enable global mapping solutions.

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2018

Jan
Pioneer commemorates the 80th anniversary of its foundation on January 1.
Jun
Koichi Moriya is appointed as new President of Pioneer.
80th Anniversary Logo

80th Anniversary Logo

Koichi Moriya

Koichi Moriya

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Car Electronics

Optical Disc and PC-related

2016

Mar
Releases the ND-DVR10 driving-recorder which records ten seconds before and after the incident by full HD picture quality, the ND-ETCS10 ETC2.0 unit, the FH-4200 2-DIN receiver, and the MVH-7200 digital media receiver.
Apr
Develops a driver monitoring system that detects drivers' drowsiness.
May
Releases the WEB API service enabling to connect Vehicle Assist, Pioneer cloud-based fleet management service with the 3rd party's service.
Jun
Releases the CyberNavi AVIC-CL900, AVIC-CW900 and AVIC-CZ900, the ND-BC8II rear-view camera, and the TVM-PW900T and TVM-PW900 rear-seat monitors.
Sep
Releases the CyberNavi AVIC-CL900-M, AVIC-CW900-M and AVIC-CW900-M GPS navigation systems packaged with driving-assist unit, the ND-MA1 driving-assist unit, and the ND-FLC1 front-view camera.
Releases the CyberNavi car-specific 10inch GPS navigation systems comprising AVIC-CE900AL-M, AVIC-CE900VE-M, AVIC-CE900VO-M, AVIC-CE900NO-M, AVIC-CE900ES-M, AVIC-CE900ST-M, AVIC-CE900AL, AVIC-CE900VE, AVIC-CE900VO, AVIC-CE900NO, AVIC-CE900ES, and AVIC-CE900ST.
Oct
Releases the CyberNavi AVIC-CW700 and AVIC-CZ700, the RakuNavi AVIC-RL900, AVIC-RW900, AVIC-RZ900, AVIC-RZ700, AVIC-RZ500, AVIC-RW300 and AVIC-RZ300.
Releases the DEH-5300 and DEH-4300 CD receivers and the MVH-5300 and MVH-3300 digital media receivers.
Nov
Releases the TS-WX70DA powered subwoofer.
Starts providing the Automatic Safety Consulting Service as the new application of Vehicle Assist, Pioneer cloud-based fleet management service.
Dec
Toyota authorizes Pioneer sound system as the standard for LEXUS LC to be launched in Spring 2017.
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carrozzeria ND-DVR10

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carrozzeria AVIC-CL900-M

carrozzeria AVIC-CE900AL-M

carrozzeria AVIC-CE900AL-M

carrozzeria TVM-PW900

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carrozzeria AVIC-RL900

carrozzeria AVIC-RL900

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carrozzeria TS-WX70DA

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Optical Disc and PC-related

2017

Jan
Releases the B.PRO business-use GPS navigation system enabling multiple business requirements.
Jun
Releases the TS-V173S, TS-C1730S, TS-C1736S and TS-C1630S High Resolution audio grade custom-fit speaker, the TS-T730 tune-up tweeter, the TVM-FW1020-B flip-down monitor, the TVM-PW1000T, TVM-PW1000, TVM-PW910T and TVM-PW910 rear-seat monitors, and the ND-ETCS1 and ND-ETC8 ETC units.
Jul
Releases the FH-9300DVS 2-DIN receiver compatible with Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™.
Aug
Releases the ND-DVR30-B driving-recorder for business use.
Sep
Releases the CyberNavi High Resolution audio grade car-specific 10inch GPS navigation systems comprising the AVIC-CE901SE-M, AVIC-CE901AL-M, AVIC-CE901VE-M, AVIC-CE901VO-M, AVIC-CE901NO-M, AVIC-CE901ES-M, AVIC-CE901ST-M, AVIC-CE901SE, AVIC-CE901AL, AVIC-CE901VE, AVIC-CE901VO, AVIC-CE901NO, AVIC-CE901ES and AVIC-CE901ST.
Releases the CyberNavi AVIC-CL901-M, AVIC-CW901-M, AVIC-CZ901-M, AVIC-CL901, AVIC-CW901 and AVIC-CZ901 GPS navigation systems and the ND-DVR30, ND-DVR20 driving-recorders.
Oct
Releases the FH-4400 2-DIN receiver, the DEH-6400, DEH-5400 and DEH-4400 CD receivers, the MVH-7400, MVH-5400 and MVH-3400 digital media receivers, the TS-C1730 custom-fit speaker, the TS-WX130DA powered subwoofer, and the PRS-D800 High Resolution audio grade amplifier.
Exhibits the 3D-LiDAR, a driving-space sensor which uses MEMS mirror at Tokyo Motor Show 2017.
Releases the RakuNavi AVIC-RL901, AVIC-RW901, AVIC-RZ901, AVIC-RZ701, AVIC-RW501, AVIC-RZ501, AVIC-RW301 and AVIC-RZ301 GPS navigation systems.
Nov
Releases the TS-C1630 custom-fit speaker and the ND-DVR40 driving-recorder.
Dec
Releases the AVIC-BZ500 II business-use GPS navigation system, the TMX-DM02-VA driving-recorder for Vehicle Assist, and the ND-ETCS20B ETC2.0 unit.
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carrozzeria TS-V173S

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carrozzeria FH-9300DVS

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AVIC-BZ500II

AVIC-BZ500II

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2018

Jan
Releases the AVIC-BZ500 II-B2VD and AVIC-BX500 II-B2VD business-use GPS navigation systems equipped with utility pole number search function, which enable efficient maintenance work including infrastructure.
Initiates trial run for technical development of autonomous driving of fixed-route buses with Michinori holdings and Ibaraki Transport Co., Ltd.
Apr
Releases the ND-DVR30-BF driving-recorder and small-sized camera unit for business use.
Mar
Releases the CyberNavi X Series AVIC-CZ902XS-80 high-end audio and car navigation systems in limited numbers to commemorate Pioneer's 80th anniversary.
Releases the CyberNavi AVIC-CL902-M, AVIC-CW902-M, AVIC-CZ902-M, AVIC-CL902, AVIC-CW902 and AVIC-CZ902 GPS navigation systems, the CyberNavi car-specific 10inch GPS navigation systems comprising AVIC-CE902SE, AVIC-CE902AL, AVIC-CE902VE, AVIC-CE902VO, AVIC-CE902NO, AVIC-CE902ES and AVIC-CE902ST, the CyberNavi X series AVIC-CZ902XS, and the FH-9400DVS and FH-7400DVD 2-DIN receivers.
Jun
Releases the TS-F1740S, TS-F1640S, TS-F1040S, TS-F1740, TS-F1640 and TS-F1040 custom-fit speakers, the TS-T440 tune-up tweeter, the VREC-DZ500-C and VREC-DZ500 driving-recorders, and the TVM-FW1100-B and TVM-FW1100-S flip-down monitors.
Sep
Releases the DXT-P99RS-80 car audio package for a limited time in the overseas markets to commemorate Pioneer's 80th anniversary.
Starts shipment of the LMM-1815-T, LMM-1830-, LMM-1860-S, and LMM-1855-MD MEMS mirror-type 3D-LiDAR sensor of differing measurement distance.
Oct
Releases the TVM-FW1300-B 13.3inch full HD flip-down monitor, one of the largest* in Japanese market.
  • *As flip-down monitors in Japanese market. As of October 2, 2018, Source: Pioneer.
Releases the RakuNavi AVIC-RQ90, AVIC-RL902, AVIC-RW902, AVIC-RZ702, AVIC-RW502, AVIC-RZ502, AVIC-RW302, AVIC-RZ302 and AVIC-RZ102 GPS navigation systems, the DEH-6500, DEH-5500 and DEH-4500 CD receivers, the MVH-7500SC, MVH-6500, MVH-5500 and MVH-3500 digital media receivers, the TS-A6970F, TS-A1670F, TS-A1370F and TS-G1010F flush mount speakers, the TS-WX300TA, TS-WX300A, TS-WX1210A and TS-WX1010A powered subwoofer, the TS-T736 tune-up tweeter, the VREC-DH700, VREC-DH600, VREC-DH400, VREC-DZ300 and VREC-DS600 driving-recorders.
Nov
Releases the Cybernavi X Series AVIC-CL902XS, the GM-D8400 and GM-D8100 amplifiers, and the SDA-SC500 smartphone-cradle.
Initiates trial run of autonomous shuttle bus with 3D-LiDAR sensor in Singapore.
Dec
Releases the DEQ-1000A-MZ and DEQ-1000A digital signal processors.
carrozzeria AVIC-CZ902XS-80

carrozzeria AVIC-CZ902XS-80

DXT-P99RS-80

DXT-P99RS-80

LMM-1830-M LMM-1860-S

LMM-1830-M LMM-1860-S

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carrozzeria AVIC-RQ902

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Car Electronics

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2016

Aug
Releases the APS-WF01J-2 wireless dock, which allows users to wirelessly save photos, videos, and music from an iPhone to an HDD, etc.
Dec
Releases the APS-DR001 DRESSING USB sound quality upgrader, which enhances PC audio quality merely by connecting to a USB terminal.
APS-WF01J-2

APS-WF01J-2

APS-DR001

APS-DR001

Car Electronics

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2017

Feb
Introduces the BDR-S11J-BK and BDR-S11J-X, the world's first* built-in BD/DVD/CD writers compatible with high-definition 4K-content Ultra HD Blu-ray playback.
  • *As built-in BD/DVD/CD writers. As of January 24, 2017, Source: Pioneer.
Releases the APS-DR002 and APS-DR003 DRESSING USB sound quality upgraders.
Mar
Introduces the BDR-XD06J-UHD, the world's first* portable BD/DVD/CD writer compatible with the Ultra HD Blu-ray 4K content playback.
  • *As a portable BD/DVD/CD writer. As of February 28, 2017, Source: Pioneer.
Jun
Releases the BDR-211JBK built-in BD/DVD/CD writer.
Dec
Releases the BDR-XD07J-UHD, BDR-XD07BK, BDR-XD07R, and BDR-XD07 W clamshell-type portable BD/DVD/CD writers.
Releases the APS-DR005 DRESSING USB sound quality upgrader.
BDR-S11J-BK

BDR-S11J-BK

APS-DR002

APS-DR002

APS-DR003

APS-DR003

BDR-XD06J-UHD

BDR-XD06J-UHD

BDR-211JBK

BDR-211JBK

BDR-XD07JR

BDR-XD07JR

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2018

Jul
Releases the BDR-PR1MC-W and BDR-PR1MA-W built-in BD/DVD/CD writers for business use, which are suitable for long term storage of electronic data.
Oct
Releases the APS-DR008 DRESSING USB sound quality upgrader.
BDR-PR1MC-W

BDR-PR1MC-W

APS-DR008

APS-DR008

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2016

Mar
Conducts joint research with BRIDGESTONE SPORTS on the feel and sound of hitting golf balls, and releases through BRIDGESTONE SPORTS the BRIDGESTONE GOLF TOUR B330X, which has a solid feel of hitting the core, and the BRIDGESTONE GOLF TOUR B332S, which has a soft hitting feel that clings to the surface of ball.
Releases the OLE-B02 OLED lighting system for use in cosmetic makeups, which systemizes OLED lighting units adopting variable-brightness and color-toning panels with wet coating process for light-emitting layer.
Oct
Releases the SGY-PM910V pedaling monitor sensor, which can be attached to various cranksets, the SGY-PM910VL single type (L), and the SGY-PM910VR single type (R).
Nov
Releases the Evolution Series TAD-ME1-K bookshelf speaker system.
Dec
Starts shipments of the MSS-U11C medical electronic stethoscope (a designated controlled medical device).
BRIDGESTONE GOLF TOUR B330X

Bridgestone Golf Tour B330X

OLE-B02

OLE-B02

SGY-PM910V

SGY-PM910V

SGY-PM910VL

SGY-PM910VL

TAD-ME1-K

TAD-ME1-K

MSS-U11C

MSS-U11C

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2017

Jan
Announces the end of the business alliance with Mitsubishi Chemical in the OLED lighting business (ends in 1H 2016).
Enters into an agreement to establish a joint venture with Konica Minolta in the OLED lighting business (establishes joint venture on June 1).
Mar
Transfers the CATV-related equipment business to Technicolor Delivery Technologies S.A.S.
Nov
Releases the Evolution Series TAD-ME1-S bookshelf speaker system.
Pioneer's terahertz imaging scanner contributes to scientific examination of works of art including Bernt Notke's Danse Macabre in Estonia.
TAD-ME1-S

TAD-ME1-S

Terahertz Imaging Scanner

Terahertz Imaging Scanner

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2018

Jan
Supports for sound quality improvement of Kodomo Challenge, Benesse's educational materials for infants.
Mar
Releases the Evolution Series TAD-ME1-80 bookshelf speaker system and the TAD-ST3-80 speaker stand as limited-time offer to commemorate Pioneer's 80th anniversary.
Aug
OLED lighting for cosmetic makeups is adopted as the lighting at Sogo Kirei Station in Sogo Yokohama which is one of Japan's largest beauty and cosmetic section.
Sep
OLED lighting for cosmetic makeups is adopted as the lighting at wedding hall's brides room where brides make makeup.
Pioneer and Tokyo Medical and Dental University jointly develop a high-sensitive optical bio-sniffer module for exhaled breath acetone concentration measurement.
Nov
Releases the SGY-PM930H, SGY-PM930HL, and SGY-PM930HR pedaling monitor sensors.
Kodomo Challenge

Kodomo Challenge

TAD-ME1-80

TAD-ME1-80

Sogo Yokohama

Sogo Yokohama

Brides Room

Brides Room

Optical Bio-sniffer Module

Optical Bio-sniffer Module

SGY-PM930H

SGY-PM930H

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