Viper SmartStart App Reaches Two Million Downloads
Vista, California (7/30/2013) - Directed Electronics today announced that its Viper
SmartStart smartphone app has reached another major milestone—two million
Viper created the connected car category, and continues to lead the industry,
constantly adding features and value to its product line. Smart Schedule, SmartPark,
Home Control and GPS tracking are but a few of the newer conveniences the
company has integrated into SmartStart.
Mike Simmons, President of Viper, stated "At Viper we’re all about connecting people
with their cars. We follow the philosophy that customers shouldn’t have to buy a new
car to own the latest technology."
Viper SmartStart continues to receive praise from press and consumers alike who are
joining the "keyless lifestyle." The days of being “keychained” and having no control or
communication with a vehicle is over. And now that SmartStart is also available on the
Windows Phone platform, in addition to iPhone, Android and BlackBerry, virtually
everyone can be truly connected to their cars.
With Siri Integration on Viper SmartStart customers can even use voice commands for
remote starting their vehicles or locking or unlocking doors. With an evolving suite of
new features the Viper SmartStart takes on life’s complexities and simplifies them—all
from the ease of your smart phone.
The Viper SmartStart solution is available at Best Buy and other authorized Viper
retailers throughout the U.S. and Canada.
Customers can add Viper SmartStart to their Viper security or remote start system for
$199, or they can buy a complete Viper SmartStart system starting at $299. Service
plans start at about $3 per month. For more information and a store locator or to
download the free app, please visit www.viper.com/smartstart
For 30 years, Viper has been a world leader in automotive electronics. Viper protects
and remotely starts more vehicles than anyone else on the planet. Viper created the
connected car category with the launch of Viper SmartStart in 2009 – the app that lets
you start, locate and control your car from virtually anywhere in the world with your
Recipient of hundreds of technology patents and awards, the company is based in
Southern California. Visit www.viper.com or follow our social: @vipersmartstart,