Fusion® Signature Sound Now Featured on 2017 XO Boats

FUSION®, the worldwide leader in marine audio engineering, announced today an exclusive partnership with XO Boats to install the compact MS-BB100 black-box audio entertainment system and Full Range Marine speakers on all 2017 model-year XO Boats. The deal was announced at boot Düsseldorf 2017, held January 21st through 29th at the Dusseldorf fairgrounds.

“All XO boats are crafted to face the blow of the wind, the ruthlessness of the freezing temperatures and the power of the whipping waves of our local waters,” said Calle Nyman, sales and marketing manager, XO Boats Oy. “This is why we make sure that every detail of every boat, from the seats to accessories, is built to deliver a complete user experience no matter the sea conditions. FUSION approaches the construction of its audio systems with the same care and attention and we know that our customers will be pleased with the results.”

“XO Boats constructs a solid and dependable vessel for enjoying time on the water,” said Chris Baird, managing director, FUSION Entertainment. “No matter how you are using your boat, the MS-BB100 provides boaters with the ultimate on-the-water audio solution. When combined with our professionally installed speakers, the interior of every new XO Boat will be an acoustic sanctuary from the weather outside.”

The MS-BB100 is a full-featured marine entertainment powerhouse, featuring FUSION-Link™ via NMEA 2000 control, Bluetooth® audio streaming and Multi-Zone™ technology. The unit blends performance and subtlety to deliver powerful audio in a compact package for helms where space is at a premium. The MS-BB100 offers true FUSION-Link ‘plug and play’ compatibility with the world’s leading multi-function displays for easy-to-control audio playback.

FUSION's Full Range Marine speakers are engineered specifically for the marine environment and include design innovations and materials that not only produce great sound, but also ensure a sustained, high-performance level during prolonged exposure to the marine elements. FUSION speakers incorporate the latest German 'CURV' cone technology and a titanium tweeter dome for clear, powerful sound and are engineered to minimize magnetic interference with navigational equipment.

FUSION, the leader in marine entertainment, is dedicated to offering innovative solutions that enhance personal leisure time, whether on the water or on the road. FUSION, backed by Garmin, builds products that exceed regulatory standards, using the latest technologies at Garmin’s international ISO accredited manufacturing facility.

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