Wining “2017 Best of What’s New” Award from Popular Science Magazine 2018 Honda Odyssey CabinWatch™ is a Must Have Feature!
Having a family vehicle, like the new 2018 Honda Odyssey has become even more parent-friendly! Winning “2017 Best of What’s New” award from Popular Science Magazine, CabinWatch™, has parents raving! CabinWatch™ uses a ceiling-mounted camera to give parents a birds-eye view of children in the second and third-row seats, including those in rear-facing child seats. The live feed streams on the front-mounted 8-inch Display Audio touchscreen. The touchscreen display allows the user to zoom in or out for a better view using basic smart screen finger gestures. CabinWatch™ is available on the Touring and Elite trim levels.
“The Best of What’s New awards honor the innovations that shape the future,” says Joe Brown, Editor in Chief, Popular Science. “From life-saving technology to incredible space engineering to gadgets that are just breathtakingly cool, this is the best of what’s new.”
The 2018 Honda Odyssey has a few other new features that make life a little easier. Two of those features are CabinTalk™ and CabinControl™. CabinTalk™, pairs with CabinWatch™ to allow users to talk to the passengers through a microphone over the car speakers, even when they have headphones on. CabinTalk™is available on the EX-L trim level and standard on the Touring and Elite trims. CabinControl™ Remote Compatibility allows users to have control over audio, rear entertainment (if equipped) and climate features. Users need is a smartphone, WiFi, and the supporting phone app and your phone is now a remote control. CabinControl™ is available on EX, EX-L, Touring, and Elite trim levels.