CarPlay / Android Auto multimedia system with Spotify Direct Control
EISA In-Car Headunit 2017-2018 KENWOOD DMX7017DABS
Offering way more features than it has any right to at the price, this head unit boasts Bluetooth connectivity for wireless audio streaming and handsfree calls alongside Android Auto and Apple CarPlay for easy smartphone operation. Your choice of music comes via either the DAB+ digital radio receiver or streaming using Spotify Connect. It can play your own hi-res FLAC files too. Voice control ensures the driver can keep their hands on the wheel while flicking through their favorite tracks, and with additional upgrade options including a compatible dashcam and rear camera the DMX7017DABS has all bases covered.
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DMX7017DABS - Features: Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, Bluetooth hands-free calling & music streaming, DAB/FM/MW tuner, Spotify direct control, iPod-iPhone, USB connectivity.
The DMX7017DABS 7" high-resolution clear resistive touch screen shows directions, track listings and a whole wealth of information very clearly. It offers multiple levels of connectivity, including Apple's CarPlay (iPhone 5 upwards) and Android Auto (Android phone running 5.0 (Lollipop) or higher).
Please note that this system does NOT have integrated navigation or CD/DVD playback. Navigation is available via CarPlay = Apple Maps, Android Auto = Google Maps.
► 7" High resolution touch control display
► Apple CarPlay:- Phone calls, voice mail, send/receive messages, Apple maps/directions, iTunes music, playlists, podcasts and audiobooks. Plus additional apps like Spotify, Amazon Music & Deezer
► Auto Android:- Google maps, reminders, music, phone calls, send/receive messages, and voice activation. Plus additional apps like Spotify
► Built-in Bluetooth hands-free calling (HFP)*
► Bluetooth Music streaming (A2DP/AVRCP)*
► Dual phone connectivity HFP + A2DP
► Spotify direct control
► iPhone and iPod music playback
► USB device playback
► DashCam link with optional camera DRV-520 (available in May). Link the DMX7017DABS with the DRV-N520 and recorded video can be displayed/operated on the touch-screen
► Rear view camera input (Optional camera required)
► Steering wheel control ready
*With compatible phone devices
**iPod connection cable is sold separately (Video playback not available via iPhone 5 upwards)