Pioneer Gives Consumers Control of Their Home Theater Experience with New Control Apps for Smart Devices

New Apps Expand Management and Connectivity of Pioneer Home Entertainment Products

Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc. continues to embrace the power of today’s smartphones and their abilities to be key sources for streaming audio and video entertainment in the home by designing products with smart device integration and developing custom applications that access their full range of entertainment features. Compatible with the two most popular smartphone OS platforms, two new Pioneer apps are now available for download for use with compatible 2012 and 2013 audio video receivers, Blu-ray Disc players and SMA wireless speakers. The apps offer multiple functionalities including simplifying the setup process, and advanced control of and access to content stored on connected smart devices. 

Pioneer offers two new app, compatible with the two most popular smartphone OS platforms, for use with compatible 2012 and 2013 audio video receivers, Blu-ray Disc™ players and SMA wireless speakers.

“With the popularity and wide range of apps available today, consumers are quickly becoming accustomed to having complete control of their entertainment at their fingertips,” said Chris Walker, director of AV product planning and marketing for the Home Electronics Division of Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc. “Not only are we improving and expanding the functionalities of our existing apps year-to-year, but we also continue to develop and launch new apps to take advantage of newly developed hardware features integrated into the new generation of Pioneer products.”

Pioneer Available Apps

Pioneer’s apps are available for download free of charge from the App Store ( or Google® Play (

Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc. is headquartered in Long Beach, Calif., and its U.S. Web address is Its parent company, Pioneer Corporation, is a preeminent manufacturer of high-performance audio, video and computer equipment for the home, car and business markets and is celebrating 75 years of innovation in the consumer electronics industry.

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