Advanced Flip Face MP3/WMA USB/CD Receiver with Built-in Bluetooth

General Features
Flip TDF (Theft Deterrent Faceplate)
Full Dot Multi-Line Display
Variable Colour Illumination
Spectrum Analyzer
Music Search
Favorite Memory
Rotary Encoder for Easy Operation
Supplied with Remote Control Unit
2-Year Warranty

Audio Features
Maximum Output Power : 50W x 4
4.0V 3 Preouts
Source Tone Memory
Rear AUX Input with Input Sensitivity Adjust
Attenuator (-20dB) with Smooth Volume Return

Built-In Bluetooth - Powered by Parrot®
The built-in Bluetooth hands-free system enables easy, safe cellular phone communications from the car.
Features include:
High-quality noise cancelling microphone
Register Up To 5 Bluetooth phones
Holds up to 1000 phone numbers per registered phone
Supports Auto Phonebook Download
Supports A2DP Wireless Music Streaming
Supports Voice Recognition Dialing
Supports incoming/outgoing short-message service (SMS)
Not all features work on all phones
Bluetooth firmware upgradeable (go to for latest firmware version)

Sound Excellence DSP
5-band EQ
Digital crossover system
Digital Time Alignment
Kenwood Customized iPod EQ
Highway Sound

USB Features
Rear USB 2.0 Input for thumb drives, external HDD and compatible iPods
iPhone/iPod USB 1-Wire Direct Control connection (recommend KCA-iP101 cable)

iPhone/iPod USB Direct Control Features
Alphabet Search
Percentage Skip Search
Reverse Browsing
All Random Playback

Single CD Features
AAC playback (Apple Audio Codec without DRM)
WMA playback (Windows Media Audio)
MP3 playback (MPEG1-Layer3)
ID-3 Tag Display
24bit D/A Converter
0-bit Mute
CD-R/CD-RW Compatible

External Media Control Features
iPod ready (optional KCA-iP500 for older iPods)
Satellite Radio Ready (optional KCA-SR50 + Sirius Tuner)
HD Radio Ready (optional tuner required)

FM/AM Tuner Features
FM/AM 24 Station Presets (18FM, 6AM)
DownloadFile TypeDescriptionRelease Date
DownloadOwner's ManualsOwner's Manual (pdf)Jun 03, 2009

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*Product descriptions, specifications and features are subject to change without notice. Some features may require the purchase of additional accessories. For proper fit, compatibility, and accessory information check with your authorized Kenwood dealer.

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