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Apple CarPlay and Kenwood - Your Ultimate Companion

Works with Apple CarPlay


Available on selected Kenwood models, we agree with Apple that "CarPlay is a smarter, safer way to use your iPhone in the car".

CarPlay lets you use your important iPhone features whilst driving via our large touch screen displays, available in 6.2" and 7".


Watch Kenwood's Apple CarPlay head unit in action


Apple CarPlay Icons available on Kenwood in-car systems


Phone calls, voice mail, send/receive messages, Apple maps/directions, iTunes music, playlists, podcasts and audiobooks. Plus additional apps like Spotify & WhatsApp.

All with a simple plug and play connection. Compatible with iPhones 5 onwards


Control Your Apple CarPlay With Siri Voice Control Or Touch

Kenwood CarPlay Siri Hands-free

With Full Siri Voice Control

Just ask Siri to call, message, search for music or directions.


CarPlay Touch Control

Touch Control At Your Fingertips

Alternatively select one of the large icon apps and manually choose contacts, incoming messages, and tracks.





Mapping Apps Guide You To Your Destination With Real Time Traffic Updates


Apple CarPlay Maps - Kenwood


Use the power of Apples predictive search and extensive destination database or from your email, texts, contacts and calendar information for simple and fast navigation.

The near by feature allows local search for petrol stations, parking, restaurants and much more.





Make And Receive Calls Whilst On The Move


Apple CarPlay iPhone - Kenwood


Ask Siri to make calls, return missed calls or listen to voice mails.





Allows You To Send, Read and Reply To Messages, So You Can Concentrate On Driving


Apple CarPlay Messages - Kenwood


Rest your text fingers by using Siri to send, read or reply to your messages.





Access Your Music Content Using iTunes, Apple Music, Podcasts, Audiobooks and Apps like Spotify & WhatsApp


Apple CarPlay Music - Kenwood


Easily select your iTunes music, Apple music membership, Podcasts, Audiobooks or simply ask Siri what you would like to listen to.



Spotify App


Apple CarPlay Spotify - Kenwood


If you are a Spotify lover your iPhone app will automatically appear on the Apple CarPlay menu search.




Built-in Technology

To fully back-up Apple CarPlay features, Kenwood's DNX range includes on-board European Garmin navigation (saving data costs while abroad or if your 4G coverage is poor) and DAB Digital Radio.


Garmin European navigation (DNX model only)

• 3-Years free map updates

• 2-Years free access to INRIX traffic information/services


DAB/+ (Digital Radio DNX/DDX models with DAB) / FM/MW/LW/AM

• DAB/DAB+ (Digital Radio Tick Mark Approved products)

• Automatically switches between DAB/FM if poor signal coverage


CD/DVD playback (DNX/DDX models)




Bluetooth (DNX/DDX models)

• Dual phone connection

• Wireless Music Browsing (AVRCP 1.5)


Front & rear camera option (DNX/DDX models)

• Parking guidelines

• Optional cameras CMOS-320 universal multi view (front/rear option) or CMOS-220 rear view CMOS camera


Superior Sound (DNX/DDX models)

• Full audio digital sound processing

• 14-band equalisation offering detailed audio tuning to match your taste and listening environment




Click here to see our range of CarPlay Sat Nav Systems


Click here to see our range of CarPlay multimedia systems