PIONEER MECHLESS SERIES
Music streaming has already dominated the consumption of most car audio enthusiasts. From Spotify, Apple Music, Pandora to iHeart Radio, the CD has been experiencing extinction among music lovers. Majority of the car stereo manufacturers have joined the trend and has released models that are mechless; or what we know now as non-CD players. You pair your smartphone, whether an Android or an iPhone, to the receiver and play your music via your phone.
Pioneer is no stranger to the MECHLESS trend. They have produced a number of receivers with both single and double DINs that has incorporated a non-CD mechanism. Today we will focus on the popular double DINs to assist you in choosing which features you are looking for and the most suitable for your setup.
One of Pioneer’s high end models, this receiver easily can be the main attraction on your infotainment dashboard. It features wired and wireless Carplay and Android Auto connectivities that will give your car an enjoyable experience. With the 9” display and 720P resolution, you are getting the best video experience possible. As far as audio features are concerned, the DMH-WT7600NEX connects thru bluetooth and is SiriusXM ready for satellite subscription; plus USB audio and video playback for a truly amazing ride.
If you are the more conservative type but still long for the higher end models, the DHM-WC5700NEX is for you. It sports a 6.8” screen that can connect thru wired Apple Carplay and Android Auto. This multimedia beast can connect with Alexa natively without any smartphone integration. If you love streaming music, you can also connect via bluetooth and auxiliary cable. It even lets you customize the home screeen with different design wallpapers and rearrange icons. Did I already mention that this is also SiriusXM ready for satellite commercial free radio shows.
This flagship model from Pioneer has an 6.8” screen and for the advance features it possesses, it attracts attention for its price point. At $749,99, it integrates with Alexa natively. Ipone and Android smartphone connect seamlessly via wired or wireless. The home screen is also customizable with 5 unique design. It plays HD radio, bluetooth playback and USB as well for audio and video files. You also need not to worry about scratching your car as this unit has a dual camera input. Lastly, it can be hooked up to integrate with your maestro to communicate with the vehicle computer box.
If you are in a budget but still want some bells and whistles, this receiver will give you a 6.8” screen and connect your Apple or Android smartphone thru wired connection. As far as music streaming is concerned, the DMH-1770NEX connect via bluetooth, aux and USB playback. And for the affordable price, it has HD radio and 13 band graphic equalizer for the perfect sound.
If you still can’t afford the previous mode, do not worry, Pioneer still has 1 unit up its sleeve. The DMH-241EX is a whopping $199.99. Although this unit does not have Apple Carplay or Android Auto, it connect via bluetooth, auxiliary cable or USB for music playback.The reduced chassis depth makes it easy to install and compatible with most vehicle. You are also still protected against bumps because of the rear view camera input for a better view while backing up. Home screen is still customizable with embedded wallpapers. Totally a Bang for the Buck!
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