Simply connect your Android smartphone or tablet to the receiver via USB and enjoy a totally "plug and play" music playback solution. The Android Open Accessory Protocol (AOA2) is supported so absolutely no preparation or set-up is necessary – just plug it in and it’s ready to play audio files stored on your Android device in what’s called "AUDIO MODE". Or, by installing the free JVC Music Play app* available on Google Play, you’ll be able to access "AUTO MODE" for added functionality including Folder Up & Down, and Search Artist/Album/Song.
You can connect two phones full time via Bluetooth, with secure and simple pairing. Calls to either phone can be received by a push of a key on the head unit.
Just connect your iPhone or Android device* via USB and the automatic Bluetooth pairing function will work to complete the pairing. No complicated manual procedure to worry about.
Improved sound quality thanks to HD Voice contributes to a higher level of voice recognition accuracy.
In addition to repeat and random playback of music files, you can also easily search for songs using the browsing function. Just look for and choose the song you want to hear from the folder name and song name lists.
K2 is a JVCKENWOOD’s original technology that reproduces the original master sound by expanding the bit rate and frequency range. For example, K2 will expand the digital data of the audio CD recorded at 44.1kHz/16 bit to 48 kHz/24 bit, and recreate the high-frequency range above 20kHz that is cut during the CD formatting.
By selecting the speaker type and the distance to the centre of the listening position, the head unit will automatically adjust the timing of the sound output from each of the speakers so that the sound from each of the speakers will arrive exactly at the same time to the listening position.
Cancels time distortion to create clearer sound during the playback of compressed audio files.
Space Enhancement is a virtual surround technology using 2 speakers. Just select the vehicle size, and the head unit automatically adjusts the sound effectively.
Virtually manipulate the height of the speakers by adjusting the sound frequencies.
Volume Link EQ boosts specific frequencies in the audio signal to compensate for the impact of road noise. It boosts frequencies in the music that are affected by road noise.
Use the 13-Band Equalizer to manually adjust the sound to your taste.
Listen to Pandora, iHeartRadio, and Spotify from your smartphone with smooth control on the headunit via USB or Bluetooth connection for iPhone, and via Bluetooth for Android devices.
Ready for SiriusXM Radio. You can listen to over 100 Channels of music, sports, and entertainment.
The clear resistive touch panel with high transparency and high luminance provides bright images with vivid colors.
Adjusts the viewing angle for higher contrast and better visibility.
Rapidly charge your smartphone using the USB port, with up to a maximum of 1.5A.
Remote control (RM-RK258) is optionally available.