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Pioneer Corporation

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commonly referred to as Pioneer, is a Japanese multinational corporation based in Tokyo, Japan that specializes in digital entertainment products. [1]

95 relations: Asia, Aspect ratio (image), Astro (television), Augmented reality, Automotive head unit, Automotive navigation system, AV receiver, Blu-ray, Bunkyō, Cable television, Cantonese, CD player, CD-ROM, CDJ, Chevrolet Cobalt, Chevrolet Cruze, Chevrolet Equinox, Chevrolet Malibu, Chinese language, Compact disc, Consumer electronics, DVD, DVD player, DVD recordable, DVD recorder, Euronext, Europe, Ford Ranger, General Motors, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (United States), Global Positioning System, GMC Terrain, Hard disk drive, Head-up display, High-definition television, HiPac, Honda, Honda Ridgeline, Hong Kong, ISO 14000, Italy, Japan, Japanese language, Japanese yen, Kabushiki gaisha, Karaoke, Klang Valley, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, Korean language, LaserDisc, ..., List of companies of Japan, List of music software, List of phonograph manufacturers, Loudspeaker, Malaysia, Mazda B-Series, Metra Electronics, MicroVision, Inc., Music video, NBCUniversal Entertainment Japan, Nozomu Matsumoto, OLED, Onkyo, Original equipment manufacturer, Osaka Securities Exchange, PAL, Pickup truck, Pioneer Corporation, Pioneer DJ, Pioneer Kuro, Pioneer SX-1980, Plasma display, Pontiac Torrent, Projector, Public company, Satellite television, Selangor, Sharp Corporation, Singapore, South Korea, Southeast Asia, Spectrum (cable service), Standard-definition television, Taiwan, Taiwanese Hokkien, Television, Teochew dialect, Thai language, Thailand, Tokyo, Tokyo Stock Exchange, Traffic message channel, Vehicle audio, 480i, 576i. Expand index (45 more) »


Asia is Earth's largest and most populous continent, located primarily in the Eastern and Northern Hemispheres.

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Aspect ratio (image)

The aspect ratio of an image describes the proportional relationship between its width and its height.

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Astro (television)

All-Asian Satellite Television and Radio Operator (or better known as Astro) is a Malaysian direct broadcast satellite (DBS) Pay TV service.

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Augmented reality

Augmented Reality (AR) is an interactive experience of a real-world environment whose elements are "augmented" by computer-generated perceptual information, sometimes across multiple sensory modalities, including visual, auditory, haptic, somatosensory, and olfactory.

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Automotive head unit

An automotive head unit, sometimes referred to as a deck, is a component of an information and entertainment system in an automobile which provides a unified hardware interface for the entire system.

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Automotive navigation system

An automotive navigation system is part of the automobile controls or a third party add-on used to find direction in an automobile.

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AV receiver

An audio/video receiver (AVR) is a consumer electronics component used in a home theater.

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Blu-ray or Blu-ray Disc (BD) is a digital optical disc data storage format.

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is a special ward located in Tokyo, Japan.

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Cable television

Cable television is a system of delivering television programming to paying subscribers via radio frequency (RF) signals transmitted through coaxial cables, or in more recent systems, light pulses through fiber-optic cables.

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The Cantonese language is a variety of Chinese spoken in the city of Guangzhou (historically known as Canton) and its surrounding area in southeastern China.

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CD player

A CD player is an electronic device that plays audio compact discs, which are a digital optical disc data storage format.

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A CD-ROM is a pre-pressed optical compact disc which contains data.

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A CDJ is a specialized digital music player for DJing.

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Chevrolet Cobalt

The Chevrolet Cobalt is a compact car initially introduced by Chevrolet in 2004 for the 2005 model year.

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Chevrolet Cruze

The Chevrolet Cruze is a compact car that has been made by the Chevrolet division of General Motors since 2008.

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Chevrolet Equinox

The Chevrolet Equinox is a series of compact crossover SUV from Chevrolet based on General Motors's Theta unibody platform, and introduced in 2004 for the 2005 model year.

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Chevrolet Malibu

The Chevrolet Malibu is a mid-size car manufactured and marketed by Chevrolet from 1964 to 1983 and since 1997.

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Chinese language

Chinese is a group of related, but in many cases mutually unintelligible, language varieties, forming a branch of the Sino-Tibetan language family.

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Compact disc

Compact disc (CD) is a digital optical disc data storage format that was co-developed by Philips and Sony and released in 1982.

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Consumer electronics

Consumer electronics or home electronics are electronic (analog or digital) equipments intended for everyday use, typically in private homes.

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DVD (an abbreviation of "digital video disc" or "digital versatile disc") is a digital optical disc storage format invented and developed by Philips and Sony in 1995.

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DVD player

A DVD player is a device that plays DVD discs produced under both the DVD-Video and DVD-Audio technical standards, two different and incompatible standards.

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DVD recordable

DVD recordable and DVD rewritable refer to part of optical disc recording technologies.

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DVD recorder

A DVD recorder is an optical disc recorder that uses optical disc recording technologies to digitally record analog or digital signals onto blank writable DVD media.

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Euronext NV is a European stock exchange seated in Amsterdam, Brussels, London, Lisbon, Dublin and Paris.

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Europe is a continent located entirely in the Northern Hemisphere and mostly in the Eastern Hemisphere.

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Ford Ranger

The Ford Ranger is a nameplate that has been used on three distinct model lines of vehicles sold by Ford.

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General Motors

General Motors Company, commonly referred to as General Motors (GM), is an American multinational corporation headquartered in Detroit that designs, manufactures, markets, and distributes vehicles and vehicle parts, and sells financial services.

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Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (United States)

Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, also called GAAP or US GAAP, is the accounting standard adopted by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

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Global Positioning System

The Global Positioning System (GPS), originally Navstar GPS, is a satellite-based radionavigation system owned by the United States government and operated by the United States Air Force.

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GMC Terrain

The GMC Terrain is a crossover SUV by American manufacturer General Motors.

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Hard disk drive

A hard disk drive (HDD), hard disk, hard drive or fixed disk is an electromechanical data storage device that uses magnetic storage to store and retrieve digital information using one or more rigid rapidly rotating disks (platters) coated with magnetic material.

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Head-up display

A head-up display or heads-up display, also known as a HUD, is any transparent display that presents data without requiring users to look away from their usual viewpoints.

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High-definition television

High-definition television (HDTV) is a television system providing an image resolution that is of substantially higher resolution than that of standard-definition television, either analog or digital.

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HiPac (stylized as HIPAC), is an audio tape cartridge format, introduced in August 1971 on the Japanese consumer market by Pioneer, Billboard, 24 July 1971, p 19 and discontinued in 1973 due to lack of demand.

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is a Japanese public multinational conglomerate corporation primarily known as a manufacturer of automobiles, aircraft, motorcycles, and power equipment.

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Honda Ridgeline

The Honda Ridgeline is a sport utility truck (SUT) by American Honda Motor Company, Inc., Honda Canada Finance Inc., dated 22 March 2005, last accessed 18 January 2018 and is categorized by some as a lifestyle pickup.

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Hong Kong

Hong Kong (Chinese: 香港), officially the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China, is an autonomous territory of China on the eastern side of the Pearl River estuary in East Asia.

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ISO 14000

ISO 14000 is a family of standards related to environmental management that exists to help organizations (a) minimize how their operations (processes, etc.) negatively affect the environment (i.e. cause adverse changes to air, water, or land); (b) comply with applicable laws, regulations, and other environmentally oriented requirements; and (c) continually improve in the above.

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Italy (Italia), officially the Italian Republic (Repubblica Italiana), is a sovereign state in Europe.

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Japan (日本; Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国 or Nihon-koku, lit. "State of Japan") is a sovereign island country in East Asia.

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Japanese language

is an East Asian language spoken by about 128 million people, primarily in Japan, where it is the national language.

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Japanese yen

The is the official currency of Japan.

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Kabushiki gaisha

A or kabushiki kaisha, commonly abbreviated KK, is a type of defined under the Companies Act of Japan.

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Karaoke, is a form of interactive entertainment or video game developed in Japan in which an amateur singer sings along with recorded music (a music video) using a microphone.

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Klang Valley

Klang Valley (Lembah Klang) is an area in Malaysia which is centered in Kuala Lumpur, and includes its adjoining cities and towns in the state of Selangor.

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Kohlberg Kravis Roberts

KKR & Co.

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Korean language

The Korean language (Chosŏn'gŭl/Hangul: 조선말/한국어; Hanja: 朝鮮말/韓國語) is an East Asian language spoken by about 80 million people.

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LaserDisc (abbreviated as LD) is a home video format and the first commercial optical disc storage medium, initially licensed, sold and marketed as MCA DiscoVision in the United States in 1978.

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List of companies of Japan

This is a list of notable companies based in Japan.

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List of music software

This is a list of notable software for creating, performing, learning, analyzing, researching, broadcasting and editing music.

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List of phonograph manufacturers

This is a list of phonograph manufacturers.

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A loudspeaker (or loud-speaker or speaker) is an electroacoustic transducer; which converts an electrical audio signal into a corresponding sound.

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Malaysia is a federal constitutional monarchy in Southeast Asia.

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Mazda B-Series

The Mazda B-Series is a series of pickup trucks first manufactured in 1961 by Mazda.

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Metra Electronics

Metra Electronics (Holly Hill, Florida) is an American automotive electronics company established in 1949, specializing in audio electronics systems and 12 volt accessories.

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MicroVision, Inc.

MicroVision, Inc.

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Music video

A music video is a short film that integrates a song with imagery, and is produced for promotional or artistic purposes.

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NBCUniversal Entertainment Japan

(formerly known as Geneon Universal Entertainment and previously Pioneer LDC – Pioneer LaserDisc Company, a former subsidiary of Pioneer Corporation) is a Japanese music, anime and home entertainment production and distribution enterprise headquartered in Akasaka, Minato, Tokyo, Japan.

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Nozomu Matsumoto

was a Japanese businessman and inventor who founded Pioneer Corporation.

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An organic light-emitting diode (OLED) is a light-emitting diode (LED) in which the emissive electroluminescent layer is a film of organic compound that emits light in response to an electric current.

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is a Japanese consumer electronics manufacturer, specializing in premium home cinema and audio equipment, including receivers, surround sound speakers and other portable devices.

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Original equipment manufacturer

An Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) is a company that produces parts and equipment that may be marketed by another manufacturer.

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Osaka Securities Exchange

is the second largest securities exchange in Japan, in terms of amount of business handled.

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Phase Alternating Line (PAL) is a color encoding system for analogue television used in broadcast television systems in most countries broadcasting at 625-line / 50 field (25 frame) per second (576i).

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Pickup truck

A pickup truck is a light-duty truck having an enclosed cab and an open cargo area with low sides and tailgate.

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Pioneer Corporation

commonly referred to as Pioneer, is a Japanese multinational corporation based in Tokyo, Japan that specializes in digital entertainment products.

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Pioneer DJ

Pioneer DJ (formerly Pioneer Pro DJ) is a brand of Pioneer Corporation that represents the company's range of DJ products.

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Pioneer Kuro

Kuro was the brand name that Pioneer Corporation used for its line of high-definition plasma televisions.

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Pioneer SX-1980

The Pioneer SX-1980 was a radio receiver that Pioneer Corporation introduced in 1978, to be matched with the HPM series of speakers.

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Plasma display

A plasma display panel (PDP) is a type of flat panel display common to large TV displays or larger.

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Pontiac Torrent

The Pontiac Torrent was a midsize crossover produced by General Motors for the 2006 to 2009 model years.

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Acer projector, 2012 A projector or image projector is an optical device that projects an image (or moving images) onto a surface, commonly a projection screen.

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Public company

A public company, publicly traded company, publicly held company, publicly listed company, or public corporation is a corporation whose ownership is dispersed among the general public in many shares of stock which are freely traded on a stock exchange or in over the counter markets.

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Satellite television

Satellite television is a service that delivers television programming to viewers by relaying it from a communications satellite orbiting the Earth directly to the viewer's location.

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Selangor, also known by its Arabic honorific Darul Ehsan, or "Abode of Sincerity", is one of the 13 states of Malaysia.

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Sharp Corporation

is a Japanese multinational corporation that designs and manufactures electronic products, headquartered in Sakai-ku, Sakai.

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Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, is a sovereign city-state and island country in Southeast Asia.

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South Korea

South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea (대한민국; Hanja: 大韓民國; Daehan Minguk,; lit. "The Great Country of the Han People"), is a country in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula and lying east to the Asian mainland.

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Southeast Asia

Southeast Asia or Southeastern Asia is a subregion of Asia, consisting of the countries that are geographically south of China, east of India, west of New Guinea and north of Australia.

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Spectrum (cable service)

Spectrum (formerly Charter Spectrum) is a brand of Charter Communications used to market consumer cable television, Internet, and telephone provided by the company, and formerly provided by Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks, which Charter Communications acquired in May 2016.

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Standard-definition television

Standard-definition television (SDTV or SD) is a television system which uses a resolution that is not considered to be either high- or enhanced-definition.

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Taiwan, officially the Republic of China (ROC), is a state in East Asia.

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Taiwanese Hokkien

Taiwanese Hokkien (translated as Taiwanese Min Nan), also known as Taiwanese/Taiwanese language in Taiwan (/), is a branched-off variant of Hokkien spoken natively by about 70% of the population of Taiwan.

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Television (TV) is a telecommunication medium used for transmitting moving images in monochrome (black and white), or in colour, and in two or three dimensions and sound.

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Teochew dialect

Teochew (Chaozhou dialect: Diê⁵ziu¹ uê⁷; Shantou dialect: Dio⁵ziu¹ uê⁷) is a variant of Southern Min spoken mainly by the Teochew people in the Chaoshan region of eastern Guangdong and by their diaspora around the world.

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Thai language

Thai, Central Thai, or Siamese, is the national and official language of Thailand and the first language of the Central Thai people and vast majority Thai of Chinese origin.

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Thailand, officially the Kingdom of Thailand and formerly known as Siam, is a unitary state at the center of the Southeast Asian Indochinese peninsula composed of 76 provinces.

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, officially, is one of the 47 prefectures of Japan and has been the capital since 1869.

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Tokyo Stock Exchange

The, which is called or TSE/TYO for short, is a stock exchange located in Tokyo, Japan.

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Traffic message channel

Traffic Message Channel (TMC) is a technology for delivering traffic and travel information to motor vehicle drivers.

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Vehicle audio

Vehicle audio is equipment installed in a car or other vehicle to provide in-car entertainment and information for the vehicle occupants.

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480i is a shorthand name for the video mode used for standard-definition analog or digital television in Caribbean, Myanmar, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Philippines, Laos, Western Sahara, and most of the Americas (with the exception of Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay).

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576i is a standard-definition video mode originally used for broadcast television in most countries of the world where the utility frequency for electric power distribution is 50 Hz.

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