Apple CarPlay/Android Auto Digital Media Receiver
6.8" WVGA Display
Safe, Smart, and Comprehensive Control with Apple CarPlay
Apple CarPlay gives iPhone users an intuitive way to make calls, use Maps, listen to music, and access messages with just a word or a touch.
Additionally, Google Maps™ and Waze™ support has been added with the latest iOS version (iOS 12.0 and higher).
*Some features, applications, and services are not available in every region.
For details, see: www.apple.com/ios/feature-availability/#applecarplay-applecarplay
Android Auto via USB
Android Auto via USB Android Auto is a simpler way to use your Android phone in the car. You can enjoy features of your Android phone including Google Maps, Waze, and more.
Some features, applications, and services are not available in every region.
For details, see: www.android.com/auto
True Mirroring via USB for iPhone & Android, 2-Way Touch Control for Android
True Mirroring allows you to display and control your smartphone on a KENWOOD receiver screen via USB. You can enjoy your favorite apps on a large display with impressive sound quality. Before starting True Mirroring, just install the free app “Mirroring for KENWOOD” on your smartphone and connect it to the receiver via Bluetooth as well as a USB cable.
USB Mirroring with iPhone has the following restrictions:
1) During USB mirroring on an iOS device, when a call is received, USB mirroring disconnects and needs to be manually reconnected.
2) USB Mirroring is not compatible with the original Music application on the iPhone.
3) USB Mirroring is disconnected when the iPhone goes to sleep mode.
Music Mix – High-Quality Audio Streaming x 5 devices
Up to 5 Bluetooth devices can be paired to the head unit at the same time. You can enjoy audio streaming just by switching the devices among your friends and family.
2 Phone Hands-Free Calling Ready
While you are connected through Bluetooth, with a touch of a button you can switch between two phones.
Rich and Immersive High-Resolution Audio
High-Resolution Audio is high-quality sound that far exceeds CD standards, and can play 192kHz / 24bit sampling DSP. It captures and beautifully expresses details and nuances from ultra-high to low frequencies.
- * “Hi-Res Audio” logo is used under license from Japan Audio Society.
Optimal Sound Performance with 13 Band Graphic EQ and Time Alignment
Use the graphic equalizer to tailor the sound quality to your unique tastes. Additional sound staging is available with the Time Alignment feature, designed to provide optimal sound performance.
Sound Adjustment Features
To meet your high expectations.
Playable FULL HD Video Files
You can playback from USB devices audio and video files compressed in various formats.
|Video Codec||Playable up to|
|MPEG4||1920 × 1080p|
|H.264||1920 × 1080p|
|MKV||1920 × 1080p|
|WMV||1920 × 1080p|
|Music Codec||Playable up to|
|FLAC||～192kHz / ～24bit|
|WAV||～192kHz / ～24bit|
USB sources are available on the rear monitor via video output.
Rear View Camera Input with Parking Guide Lines
An optional rearview camera enhances safety while backing up and monitoring behind your vehicle. Built-in, adjustable parking guidelines further add to its effectiveness.
3 Camera Inputs
To enable a smarter driving experience, receivers featuring 3 camera inputs allow for the utmost in convenience, flexibility, and safety. With 3 camera inputs, you can connect a front camera, a KENWOOD dashboard camera (DRV-N520 sold separately), and a rear camera.
Alternatively, 3 camera inputs support several other configurations, including the connection of 2 blind spot cameras and a reverse camera. Camera switching is available using on-screen controls and manual switchers. The KENWOOD CA-C3AV cable (sold separately) is required to use the 3rd camera input.
Convenient and Easy-to-Use Capacitive Touch Panel
Provides a high contrast ratio, crystal clear display and vivid text. Easy to use widgets provide access to information screens with a swipe.
Customizable Multi-Widget Screen
You can customize your home screen by selecting four widgets. Depending on the model, widget options can include album art of current song, clock, compass, photo frame, visualizer, and more.