Press Releases Sep 1, 2019

Winegard Introduces ALL-IN-ONE Connectivity Solution!

Posted: Sep 1, 2019


All Entertainment and Communication Needs are met with the AIR 360+ and Gateway Connectivity System! Receive Internet, Free HDTV, AM/FM radio** and GPS!

BURLINGTON, Iowa (Sept. 1, 2019) — Today Winegard, the RV industry’s leading provider of Connectivity Solutions launched a system to give customers all the information needed anytime and anywhere! Watch local programing, listen to favorite radio stations and surf the Internet simultaneously. Multiple devices can be connected! The AIR 360+ provides Free HDTV and AM/FM radio**. Add the Gateway and Internet is provided via a 4G LTE/WiFi Router. No worries if WiFi is not available at campgrounds or if performance is poor. By adding the Gateway Internet performance is maximized to provide fast speeds for browsing, streaming and gaming! Entertainment and Communication at its’ best!

Performance of this total connectivity system is superb. Receive Free HDTV from up to 55 miles from local broadcasting stations. No pointing or set-up is necessary with Winegard’s integrated Omni Technology. Add the Gateway and Internet is provided with 4G LTE and WiFi allowing excellent performance while “on-the-move” or “parked”. In addition to HDTV and Internet, AM/FM radio** and GPS are also provided.

The set-up of this Dynamic Duo is simple. Winegard has developed a free app that allows user to easily control Gateway functions from using the GPS feature to switching back and forth from 4G to WiFi to maximize performance when the RV is “in motion” or “parked”.

The installation flexibility of this total connectivity system is unparalleled. The AIR 360+ system is pre-wired to work with the Gateway. A rooftop installation of the Gateway under the AIR 360+ dome is one option in addition to installing the Gateway inside the RV on the ceiling. The ceiling installation option is simple and geared toward the avid DIYers. “The Gateway installs so easily that most DIY enthusiasts could put it in place and quickly link it to the AIR 360+!” said Jarod Ford, wireless product manager for Winegard. “However if connecting electronics seems daunting, RV dealers will quickly perform the install.”

“The Gateway is the most flexible and high- performing wireless hotspot in our lineup,” said Grant Whipple, Winegard president and COO. “It’s the simplest way to create the most powerful Internet connectivity in the industry, so it easily can power multiple devices at once and RVers can spend more time enjoying the outdoors.”

The Gateway is certified by AT&T and Verizon giving customers peace of mind the product is highly reliable. Gateway owners can choose the out-of-the-box Winegard FreedomGO data plan, which offers US and Canada plans ranging from 1 GB to 20 GB. Or, they can add the device to an existing AT&T or Verizon plan by inserting a SIM card into the device.

For more information go to www.winegard.com/air-360-plus.

** Optional AM/FM needs to be added to receive AM/FM Stations.

About Winegard
Winegard Company is a trusted connectivity partner for designing and manufacturing the greatest range of world-class connectivity products and services, including WiFi and 4G LTE, satellite, broadband, video, and over-the-air technology for residential, commercial, and mobile applications. Founder, John Winegard, invented the multi-channel Yagi antenna and since its incorporation in 1953, Winegard has designed more than 1,000 antenna models and been granted more than 90 U.S. patents. The company's heritage includes recognition by NASA for contributions to the Apollo 11 mission, and the induction of founder John Winegard into the Consumer Electronics Association Hall of Fame. Winegard's high performance designs for TV, wireless, and cellular technologies are manufactured in the U.S.A. The company is developing technologies to create “smart hubs” that use cloud services to check on, manage, and control devices in RVs, boats, semi-trucks, and more. The Iowa-based facility totals 410,000 sq. ft. and includes a state-of-the-art testing, validation, and measurement center. Headquartered in Burlington, Iowa, Winegard has locations in Illinois and Indiana.