Excelon Performance & Quality - eXcelon products incorporate the latest technologies and deliver the highest sonic performance. From advanced audio tuning capabilities, crossover and equalizer systems, high voltage preouts and two-year warranty, eXcelon represents the very best product available. +

Garmin GPS Navigation System - DNX models offer the world's leading GPS navigation system by Garmin. With preloaded NAVTEQ® map data of the United States and Canada, including Alaska, Hawaii and Puerto Rico, choose from different intuitive map view options including split-screen AV control.

Navteq Traffic - NAVTEQ provides real-time traffic data for over 90 major cities in North America, including Canada.  If traffic is congested up ahead or there is a road closure, the navigation system will automatically re-navigate the route to show you how to get to your destination, quickly and easily!  Alternatively, in manual mode, the system will add delay time to your trip so you can decide to avoid or continue on your current route.  Navteq Traffic offers great value as it includes a lifetime service subscription.

Lane Assist with Photo Real Junction View - The Lane Assist function guides you to the appropriate lane to be in for upcoming junctions and interchanges, while Photo Real Junction View displays a realistic view of upcoming road details facilitating a safer navigation experience.

My Trend / Traffic Trend - My Trend predicts preferred routes based on your navigation behaviour and history which over time it will learn and better predict your route patterns from daily commutes. Traffic Trend calculates preferred routes based on historical traffic data as routes driven at 7am on a Monday morning will have a different traffic pattern history than at 9am on a Sunday. These functions combine to deliver a more realistic and accurate preferred route to save you time. 

Navigation Split Screen AV Control - The screen views, which can be easily toggled from one to another simply by touching the screen or appropriate button, can be changed to best suit specific needs.  For instance, Split Screen AV Control divides the screen into two, with navigation on the left and a control window on the right for audio/video sources.

Built-In Bluetooth Hands-Free - Bluetooth wireless technology promotes safe driving habits by allowing you to have a hands-free conversation while you drive without the need to hold a phone.  Incoming calls can be set to pick up automatically or at the touch of a button if you prefer to screen incoming calls.  For outgoing calls, you can choose to dial out by scrolling through your phonebook on the easy to read display interface or by voice dialing if enabled on your compatible smartphone.

Built-In Bluetooth A2DP Music Streaming - Enjoy wireless music playback from your Bluetooth device like a smartphone or tablet via Bluetooth through your in-dash receiver. Check for Bluetooth phone compatibility athttp://www.kenwood.com/cs/ce/bt

Built-In HD Radio – Digital HD Radio broadcasts not only mean CD quality FM sound and great sounding AM, it also means additional information can be broadcast simultaneously such as Song and Title information, Album Art, unique images related to songs, radio station promotions and additional content.

HD Radio is free to listeners with service currently only available in the US.

USB Connectivity for iPhone and iPod – USB-enabled DNX receiver models, feature USB connectivity for audio playback from popular devices like iPhone and iPod.  Featuring easy-to-use user interface, iPod browsing is a breeze when searching by playlist, artist, album, song, genres or composer.  The user can also search by Album Artwork.  For added versatility, App/iPod Mode disables the receiver's integrated control, enabling passengers to control the iPod manually including some selected Apps.  The same USB connectivity allows users to connect USB thumb drives and external hard disk drives.

Check for iPhone-iPod compatibility athttp://www.kenwood.com/cs/ce/ipod.

Pandora Connectivity for Smartphones - Install the Pandora App on compatible iPhones, Android and BlackBerry smartphones, and enjoy a personalized listening experience. 

A number of Pandora functions can be controlled from a Pandora-enabled Kenwood receiver when an iPhone is connected through USB or via Bluetooth A2DP for compatible Android and BlackBerry device which support Serial Port Profile (SPP).  Functions include Thumbs up & down, Bookmark Artist, Bookmark Song, A to Z search and Alphabetical channel search.  Pandora allows users to maximize the internet radio experience in your car by customizing all of your favourite artists for a rich musical experience.

Pandora application requires a data connection on your smartphone with service currently only available in the U.S.

SiriusXM Ready – Adding SiriusXM is made more affordable with a single direct connection to the optional SXV100/SXV200 SiriusXM tuner module. With your subscription, you will now be able to access all your favorite music channels, sports games and entertainment including some advanced SiriusXM functions like Instant Replay and Game Alert.

Reverse Tilt Monitor - The Reverse Tilt Monitor not only allows the bottom of the monitor to be tilted upward at five different positions but also enables the top of the monitor to be tilted outward to eliminate reflected glare.

Dual Rear USB Inputs - Easily connect your compatible USB-enabled devices to the rear USB connections.  These include iPhone and iPod devices as well as compatible Mass Storage Class devices like smartphones, USB thumb drives and portable hard drives.  This USB input will allow you to charge and control the music playback on your connected device (maximum 1A charging).

Twin iPod Control – A second USB port allows the unique ability to control an iPhone/iPod on its main USB input for audio/video playback and a 2nd iPod device for audio only playback.

Check for compatibility and digital audio file specs athttp://www.kenwood.com/cs/ce/audiofile.

Variable Color Illumination – This allows the user to match the Kenwood unit’s illumination with the vehicle dashboard lights. Users can color-coordinate the background colors to their preferences and change key illuminations from the wide pallet of available colors to match any dashboard lighting conditions.

Rear View Camera Input – Eliminate blind spots and improve safety when reversing your vehicle by adding an optional Kenwood CMOS reverse camera. Once the camera is installed, as soon as you put the vehicle into reverse, the rear view image will appear automatically on the DNX/DDX monitor.

Triple 5.0V Pre-outs with Crossover System – Get the most out of your external power amplifiers by delivering a low impedance 5.0V high voltage audio signal to maximize sonic performance.  Using the built-in crossover system, you can also easily filter out unwanted frequencies to your speakers and subwoofers to tune your system to its maximum potential.

ar Portal for iDatalink - A real solution for Ford SYNC owners.In a collaborative effort with ADS (Automotive Data Solutions), a Ford SYNC customer can now keep the existing SYNC features like iPod control, Bluetooth, Satellite radio and 911 assist, and seamlessly interface them with Kenwood’s advanced user interface and Garmin navigation system found on a range of Kenwood DNX receivers to communicate and display the on-board SYNC features of the car. The optional iDatalink interface/wiring harness will give owners of compatible Ford/Lincoln vehicles the best navigation option on the market by adding an affordable Kenwood DNX model as an alternative to expensive factory navigation solutions.

Steering Wheel Remote Input – Many factory systems offer control of the factory-fit audio system from buttons on your steering wheel.  Unfortunately, this functionality is sacrificed when installing an aftermarket audio system.

Install a commercially available steering-wheel interface and maintain control of functions such as volume up/down and track up/track down.  This increases the convenience of using your system and increases driver safety to another level.

Firmware Updates – The operating system is updateable via free downloadable software from Kenwood’s support sites. Firmware downloads assist in maintaining system performance when using external devices and emerging technologies.

Latest firmware updates are available at www.kenwood.com/cs/ce


Garmin GPS Navigation System
DNX models offer the world's leading GPS navigation system by Garmin with preloaded NAVTEQ® map data of the United States and Canada, including Alaska, Hawaii and Puerto Rico. Choose from different intuitive map view options including split-screen AV control. service subscription.


Split Screen AV Control
The screen views, which can be easily toggled from one to another simply by touching the screen or appropriate button, can be changed to best suit specific needs.  For instance, Split Screen AV Control divides the screen into two with navigation on the left and a control window on the right with Picture-in-Picture displays the navigation and source screens simultaneously.

Pandora Connectivity
Pandora is an internet radio service that allows you to create radio stations based upon favorite artists and songs.  In short Pandora analyzes a song or artist using up to 400 distinct musical characteristics and then recommends songs and artists based upon your personal likes.  If the Pandora App is on your iPhone, simply connect to the DNX to enable touch-panel control of your personal Pandora stations.

 

 

 

 


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The P-NAV516 multimedia/navigation package has an oversized 7" WQVGA touchscreen monitor with a flip-out Z-Action mechanism, and is the ideal Kenwood Excelon choice for single-DIN multimedia/navigation applications.  The P-NAV516 offers GUI customization and gives the user the ability to highlight three favorite sources for easy, immediate selection.  A USB input is provided that allows video files to be played directly via iPod video, iPod Touch or iPhone.  This package consists of the KVT-516 in-dash DVD receiver and the KNA-G610 hideaway Garmin navigation module.

 

 

KVVT-516 Receiver General Features:

  • iPod USB direct connectivity
  • Z-Action motorized face for 12 different viewing angles
  • 7" Full color LCD display
  • Dual illumination on the front panel buttons
  • Widescreen high resolution display
  • Programmable automatic open and close feature
  • Selectable wallpaper and customizable backgrounds
  • Four selectable screen modes for the perfect DVD viewing
  • Optional wireless remote control
  • Variable color illumination to match your vehicle's interior

KVT-G610 Hide-Away Navigation Receiver Module General Features:

  • Hideaway navigation system for compatible Kenwood 2010 in-dash DVD players
  • Eco Route guidance to help save money and reduce CO2
  • Lane assist technology informs the driver which line they need to be in while traveling
  • Junction view gives a detailed view of upcoming road details for smooth and worry-free trip traveling
  • Garmin navigation
  • GPS satellite antenna
  • Built-in road maps of the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico
  • Over 5 million points of interest
  • Maps displayed on your DVD player's video screen
  • Live traffic updates with the optional NAVTEQ Traffic Tuner
  • Voice prompts offer turn-by-turn guidance
  • Multi-destination route planning
  • Automatic rerouting for missed turns
  • Route customization options
  • 2-D and 3-D map views
  • SD card slot for map updates



 
Boss Audio is one  of  the five top producers of power amplifiers in the world and this really shows in their line of amplifiers. Boss Audio have become more and more focused on developing products with the best price and performance utilizing the latest technology available in mobile videos, head units, power amplifiers, loudspeakers, and signal processors.  

Add-On Bluetooth Hands-Free Interface Unit for Compatible Kenwood Receivers. The KCA-BT300 enables wireless connection between select Kenwood car stereos and compatible bluetooth cell phones.

 

 

Features:

  • Bluetooth® interface adapter for Kenwood stereos
  • offers wireless connection between select Kenwood car stereos and Bluetooth compatible cell phones
  • supports music streaming
  • send and receive calls with the stereo's controls
  • pass-through port lets you keep your Kenwood CD changer or other Kenwood accessories
  • handles up to five different phones
  • dimensions: 4-3/4"W x 1-1/4"H x 4-3/4"D



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If you're thinking of stepping up and going all out on a full featured touchscreen receiver then you're sure to like the DDX516 car audio DVD Multimedia receiver from Kenwood. This bad boy sports a 6.1" Widescreen Touchscreen Display that lets you see images crisp and clear in full color with great resolution. You'll enjoy the ability to play all the most popular disc formats DVD, VCD, CD, MP3, WMA, and AAC while taking advantage with the USB and Front AUX Input to interface with iPod as well as USB flash drives. Expandability features HD, XM, and Sirius radio ready that will give you commercial free music, sports, talk, and news channels but it doesn't end there as the DDX516 is also Navigation and Bluetooth ready which enables GPS navigation to U.S. maps and the built-in bluetooth will enable you to engage in hands-free calling as well as connection with compatible devices.

 

 

Features:

  • Playback of DVD, DTS-CD, VCD, CD, MP3, WMA, and AAC
  • 6.1" Touchscreen with Customizable Start-up
  • High Speed Access to iPhone/iPod Audio and Video
  • 3 2V Preamp Outputs
  • 2 A/V Inputs (1 dedicated for iPod/iPhone use), 1A/V Ouptput, 1 Backup Camera Input
  • Multi Language Capability
  • Bluetooth Ready
  • New Navigation Interface with KNA-G610
  • CR-2 tuner with 18FM/6AM presets
  • SNPS (Station Name Preset) allows for the assigning of programmable names to each radio station preset
  • Built-in RDS (Radio Data System) for enhanced radio features
  • System Q-EX/System E's+ sound shaping for enhanced audio playback
  • EQ3 (3-band parametric equalizer with 8 preset tone curves)
  • Built-in Dolby Digital and DTS 2.0 audio decoding
  • Loudness feature
  • Individual source adjustment for volume and equalization
  • Dual zone capability allows the playing of separate sources to the front of the car and the rear of the car
  • 24-bit Digital-to-Analog converter for superior audio quality
  • Four selectable viewing modes for the perfect playback of video files



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Kenwood is known for their superior quality amps and the KAC-7205 is no exception. The KAC-7205 is a 2-Channel Class AB amplifier that is compact and has a 30% lesser footprint than last years model but at the same time provides 1000 Watts Max Power. Features a built-in High-Pass and Low Pass Filter Adjustable Crossover that lets amplifier adjust output so you'll get the best sound from your speakeres and subs.

 

 

Features:

  • Class A/B 2-channel (stereo) car amplifier with MOSFET power supply
  • LED power indicator
  • Tuned Bass EQ (0-18 dB bass boost at 40 Hz)
  • Speaker impedance: 2-8 ohms (4-8 ohms bridged)
  • Bridgeable operation
  • Speaker-level inputs with signal sensing for automatic turn-on
  • Preamp RCA outputs
  • Short circuit, DC offset, overload, and thermal protection circuitry
  • Aluminum die cast heat sink
  • Built-in cooling fan
  • Gold-plated RCA level inputs
  • Gold-plated screw terminals
  • Variable low-pass filter (50-200 Hz, 24 dB/octave)
  • CEA-2006 compliant amplifier
  • Frequency response: 5-50,000 Hz
  • Dimensions: 13-3/4"L x 2-5/16"H x 9-3/8"D



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jay posted on September 20, 2010 05:34

If you're ready to upgrade that out-dated factory CD player that you have, you might find it a bit difficult to figure out which new player to replace it with, with all the new units out there with offered by many different brands. We'll make it easy for you and suggest the KDC-138 CD Player from Kenwood, this unit has a built-in MOSFET amplifier, a detachable faceplate for added security, and other features such as Kenwoods System Q Sound Control, and front panel AUX inputs for expandability.r

 

 

Features:

  • CD player with built-in MOSFET amplifier (22 watts RMS/50 peak x 4 channels)
  • Detachable faceplate
  • Plays CDs, CDRs, and CDRW discs
  • Front AUX input for connection to external audio sources
  • System Q Sound Control (6 EQ curves)
  • Bass-boost circuit for enhanced low frequency performance
  • Bass, treble, and midrange controls
  • One set of preamp outputs
  • Rotary encoder knob & jog control button for easy operation
  • 18 FM/6 AM presets
  • Selectable low-pass preamp crossover
  • Clock with selectable display priority



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