Kenwood eXcelon 6.8'' WVGA/CAPACITIVE TOUCH/DVD/DUAL USB/BT/ANDROID AUTO/CARPLAY/DASHCAM LINK. DNX9946.8
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Kenwood meets Apple CarPlay / Android Auto!

Key Features:

  • Glossy & Capacitive Touch Panel
  • Touch Panel Control, Variable Key Illumination
  • Built-in HD Radio
  • Bluetooth Built-in (Hands-Free Profile / Audio Profile(A2DP) / AVRCP1.5 / SPP)
  • Android Rapid Charge
  • 2 RCA Video Inputs for Rear View Camera(Parking Guide Line) & Front View Camera
  • Android Auto
  • Apple CarPlay
  • Dedicated Garmin Navigation
  • Dual USB

iDatalink Maestro RR

When an Automotive Data Solutions iDatalink Maestro RR is connected to a compatible KENWOOD receiver, it provides a seamless interface with factory infotainment features such as Satellite Radio, USB Media Player, Bluetooth hands-free and music streaming. Vehicle information such as HVAC, performance information, and TPMS can also be displayed.

Dash Cam Ready

Dash Cam ready receivers are compatible with the DRV-N520 Dash Camera. The camera records in full HD video capturing every event that occurs on the road ahead, and also provides safety features such as collision avoidance. The DRV-N520 is controlled by a KENWOOD or eXcelon Dash Cam Ready receiver allowing video captured by the camera and safety prompts to be displayed on the multimedia receiver screen.

Guidance by Garmin

Equipped with the industry leading Garmin navigation software, offering a variety of display options to make your driving easy such as Photo Real Junction View and Lane Assist.

Apple CarPlay™

CarPlay is the smarter and safer in-vehicle interface to operate your iPhone, and the experience is taken to another level when featured in a KENWOOD multimedia receiver. Simply talk to Siri, or touch the receiver's display and get directions from Apple Maps, make phone calls, listen to voicemail, send and receive texts, and listen to music all in a way that allows you to stay focused on the road.

Android Auto™

Android Auto was designed with safety in mind, helping you to minimize distractions and stay focused on the road. KENWOOD's multimedia receivers combine Android Auto's intuitive voice controlled interface, a Large 7" touch screen and superior sound quality. Making it the perfect complement for your in-979 life.

High-Resolution Audio

Supports up to 192kHz/24bit resolution in FLAC or WAV formats providing a superior audio experience.

Graphic EQ / 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.

Specifications
Picture size 6.75 inches(diagonal) wide
W x H 151.8 mm x 79.68 mm, 5-31/32. x 3-1/8 inch
Display system TN LCD panel
Drive system TFT active matrix system
DVD Section
Number of pixels 1,152,000 800H x 480V x RGB
Effective pixels 99.99%
Pixel arrangement RGB striped arrangement
Back lighting LED
DVD SectionD/A Converter 24/32Bit
Audio Decoder Linear PCM Dolby Audio MP3 / WMA / AAC / WAV / FLAC / Vorbis
Video Decoder MPEG1/2,MPEG4 / WMV / H.264 / MKV
Wow & Flutter Below Measurable Limit
Frequency response96k Sampling 20 - 44,000 Hz 48k Sampling 20 - 22,000 Hz 44.1k Sampling 20 - 20,000 Hz
Total harmonic distortion 1kHz 0.010%
Signal to Noise ratio 90dB (DVD-Video 96k)
Dynamic range 89dB (DVD-Video 96k)
DISC Format DVD-Video / VIDEO-CD / CD-DA
Quantifying bit number 16 / 20 / 24bit
USB I/F Section
USB Standard USB2.0 High Speed
File System FAT 16/32, exFAT, NTFS
Maximum Power Supply Current DC5V=1.5A
D/A Converter 24/32Bit
Audio Decoder MP3 / WMA / AAC / WAV / FLAC / Vorbis / DSD
Video Decoder MPEG1/2,MPEG4 / WMV / H.264 / MKV
SD Section
SD Standard SD / SDHC / SDXC
Compatible File System FAT 16/32, exFAT, NTFS
Capacity Maximum 2T Byte
Data Transfer Rate Maximum 24MB/sec
Audio Decoder MP3 / WMA / AAC / WAV / FLAC / Vorbis / DSD
Video Decoder MPEG1/2,MPEG4 / WMV / H.264 / MKV
Bluetooth Section
Technology Bluetooth Ver3.0
Frequency 2.402 – 2.480 GHz
Output Power +4dBm (MAX),0dBm (AVE) Power Class 2
Maximum Communication range Line of sight approx.10m(32.8ft)
Audio Codec SBC / AAC
Multi Profile Support Multi Profile
Profile HFP (V1.6) (Hands Free Profile) SPP (Serial Port Profile) A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile) AVRCP (V1.5) (Audio/Video Remote Control Profile) PBAP (Phonebook Access Profile)
Graphics equalizer
BAND 13Band
frequency (Hz) (BAND1-7,1-13) 62.5/100/160/250/400/630/1k/1.6k/2.5k/4k/6.3k/10k/16k
Gain -9/-8/-7/-6/-5/-4/-3/-2/-1/0/1/2/3/4/5/6/7/8/9[dB]
2Way X'Over
HIGH PASS FILTER frequency Through/30/40/50/60/70/80/90/100/120/150/180/220/250[Hz]
SLOPE -6/-12/-18/-24[dB/Oct.]
LOW PASS FILTER frequency 30/40/50/60/70/80/90/100/120/150/180/220/250/Through[Hz]
SLOPE -6/-12/-18/-24[dB/Oct.]
Position
Front / Rear /Subwoofer Delay 0 - 20.01ft (0.03or0.04ft Step)
Gain -8 to 0dB
DSP Section
Subwoofer Level -50 to +10dB
Digital FM
Frequency Range 87.9MHz - 107.9MHz
(Frequency step) (200kHz)
Frequency Response 20Hz - 20kHz
S/N 80dB (STEREO)
Digital AM
Frequency Range 530kHz - 1700kHz
(Frequency step) (10kHz)
Frequency Response 40Hz - 15kHz
S/N 80dB (STEREO)
FM
Frequency Range 87.9MHz - 107.9MHz
(Frequency step) (200kHz)
Usable sensitivity 9.3dBf
S/N:30dB 0.8μV/75Ω
Quieting sensitivity 10.2dBf
S/N:50dB 1.13μV / 75Ohms
Frequency response 30Hz - 15kHz
S/N (dB) 75dB (MONO)
Selectivity Over 80dB (±400kHz)
Stereo separation 45dB (1kHz)
AM
Frequency Range 530kHz - 1700kHz
(Frequency step) (10kHz)
Usable sensitivity 28dBμ
Video
Color system of external video input NTSC
External video input level (Mini jacks) 1 Vp-p / 75 Ohms
Video Input level (RCA jacks) 1 Vp-p / 75 Ohms
External audio max input level (Mini jacks) 2 V / 25 kOhms
Video Output level (RCA jacks) 1 Vp-p / 75 Ohms
Audio Output level (RCA jacks) 1.2 V / 10 kOhms
Audio
Maximum Power Output (Front&Rear) 50Wx4
Typical Power Output (Front&Rear) Full Bandwidth Power (at less than 1%THD) 22Wx4
Output frequency band 20 - 88,000Hz
Preout level (V) 5V / 10kOhms
Preout impedance (Ω) =< 300Ohms
Speaker Impedance (Ω) 4-8 Ohms
Navigation Section
Receiver High-sensitivity GPS receiver
Receiving frequency 1575.42MHz (C/A code)
Acquisition Times Cold: 29 seconds(typ) All satellites at -130dBm Without aiding
Update Rate 1/second, continuous
Accuracy Position: < 2.5meters,CEP, at -130dBm
Accuracy Velocity: 0.1meter/sec
Positioning Method GPS
Antenna External GPS Antenna
General
Operating voltage 14.4V (10.5V to 16V)
Maximum Current consumption 15A
Installation Dimensions WxHxD 178mm x 100mm x 155mm 7-3/16 x 4-7/16 x 6-2/16 inch
(with Sleeve) 182mm x 112mm x 153mm 7-3/16 x 4-7/16 x 6 inch
Operational temperature range -10°C to +60°C
Weight
Main unit 2.3 Kg 5.0 lb (Trimplate and sleeve : included)

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