CD Receiver with HD Radio
Model Features: USB 1-wire input for iPhone® and MP3 players, Pandora® control for iPhone, HD Radio™ tuner with iTunes™ Tagging, Dynamic Color Illuminator™ with Sound Synchronization, SiriusXM™ ready
Take to the open road with a new receiver that makes getting there half the fun. Tag songs on the internal HD Radio with the Music Tagging feature, so the next time someone's riding shotgun you can find all your favorites fast. Expand your music library with in-dash control of your Pandora app on your iPhone. Plus, connect, charge, and control your iPod® or iPhone, Walkman® player and other MP3 players with USB 1- wire. Let passengers play DJ on an iPod while you drive with Passenger Control. Choose an illumination color from over 35,000 shades with the Dynamic Color Illuminator™ to match your dash to perfection. Selectable Sound Synchronization syncs up color changes automatically with what's playing. Get the gist of a song in 6, 9, or 30-second clips using the Zappin™ key or try out the Quick BrowZer® feature with Jump Mode to browse by category, genre, playlist, and more. Wireless remote included.
CDXGT710HD Plays CDs and popular digital files
Multi-format playback lets you play your MP3, WMA, or AAC songs. Hear digital music files in their original vibrancy with DM+ (Digital Music Plus), a Sony® codec enhancer that reproduces detailed frequencies from compressed audio files.
Pandora® Internet Radio Control
Pandora® is the leading internet radio service, giving people music they love anytime, anywhere, through personalized radio stations. The CDX-GT710HD provides complete access to your Pandora account using your iPhone®4.
Convenient control panel design
The easy-to-read single line LCD display shows clock, station ID and track data when playing back digital files from CD or external USB devices. Front auxiliary input lets you connect almost any portable audio device to your car's sound system.
SiriusXM™ Satellite radio ready
The on-board SiriusXM™ connector simplifies satellite radio installation by eliminating compatibility issues and providing direct connection to the new platform of tuners.
Steering wheel control ready input
This receiver is compatible with aftermarket remote control adapters designed to utilize the vehicles existing, primary radio controls directly from the steering wheel. The 1/8” rear panel mounted remote input jack allows for simple connectivity.
Intuitive music search features
Use Quick-BrowZer® to find music by artist, album, genre, song or playlist. Jump Mode allows you to fast forward through a category in 10% increments while the ZAPPIN™ feature can play a 6, 9, or 30 second intro clip to help you find a specific song.
Versatile front USB 1-wire input
Connect and charge your Walkman®, iPod®3, iPhone®3, Android™, Blackberry®6, or other compatible USB device while accessing your digital music files via the front USB input. You can also view metadata like song title and artist on the front display.
HD Radio™ with iTunes® Tagging
The integrated HD Radio™ tuner receives compatible AM and FM radio stations signals in digital format for improved sound quality while providing metadata information and iTunes® Music Tagging so that you can find the songs you like later.
Variable Color Illumination
Match your radio’s illumination with over 35,000 colors to complement your existing vehicle lighting components with the Dynamic Color Illuminator™ . With selectable Sound Synchronization, the timing of the color change is synchronized with the audio source.
Custom sound settings with EQ7
The Advanced Sound Engine uses EQ7 equalizer, adjustable LPF/HPF crossovers, Listener Position calibration, DM+ advanced sound restoration, Rear Bass Enhancer, and Dynamic Loudness volume leveler to deliver an impressive listening experience.
RCA outputs for system expansion
When you’re ready to expand your system, the CDX-GT710HD offers 2 volt front, rear and sub pre-amp RCA outputs for external amplifiers. The adjustable subwoofer level control lets you dial in the bass when you’re ready to pump it up.
Smooth playback transitions
Automatic Level Optimizer analyzes each tracks playback levels and adjusts output level to optimize transitions between tracks and sources.
Convenient wireless remote included
Control your receiver while keeping your eyes on the road with the included wireless card remote (RM-X151).
Powerful in-dash amplification
The internal Dynamic Reality Amp delivers 52 watts x 4 to your interior speakers, allowing you to crank up the volume while maintaining low distortion, low noise levels and smooth frequency response. Your music isn’t just louder, its clearer too.
The immaculate reception
The Digital Clarity Tuner delivers industry leading signal to noise ratios, lower interference, better multipath rejection and better stereo separation. The RDS feature displays broadcast information when listening to compatible AM/FM stations.
CDXGT710H Product Specifications
iPod Direct Connectivity
iPod Control Feature
- Accessory Information : Yes
- CODEC (for iPod) : Depend on iPod® content
- List Browsing (Folders / Files) : Quick-BrowZer®
- Pandora Link (USB) : Yes
- Passenger Control : Yes
- Pause : Yes
- Repeat : Track, Album, Artist, Playlist, Genre, Podcast
- Resume Play : Yes
- Shuffle : Track, Album, Artist, Playlist, Genre, Podcast
- ZAPPIN : Yes
USB Feature & Device
USB Mass Strage Device Control Feature
- CODEC (for USB) : MP3, WMA, AAC
- Jump Mode : Yes
- List Browsing (Folders/Files) : Yes
- Pause : Yes
- Repeat : OFF/ TRACK/ ALBUM
- Resume Play : Yes
- Shuffle : OFF/ALBUM/DEVICE
- ZAPPIN : Yes
- USB Mass Storage Device : Yes
- Ant connector : JASO
- Connector type : 16 Pin wiring harness
- Cover for USB terminal : Yes
- Trim Ring (Color) : Black
Instruction Manual Language
- English : Yes
- French : Yes
Feature & Device
Amp & General Feature
- Automatic Level Optimizer : Yes
- Aux-In : Front
- DM+ (Codec enhancer) : Yes (Gen2.1)
- EQ : EQ7: 7 band EQ with +/- 6 dB adjustment at 63 Hz, 160 Hz, 400 Hz, 1000 Hz, 2.5 kHz, 6.3 kHz and 16 kHz.
- High Pass Filter : Selectable on/off at: 50, 60, 80, 100 or 120 Hz.
- Loudness : Dynamic
- Low Pass Filter : Selectable on/off at: 50, 60, 80, 100 or 120 Hz.
- Output Power (4ohm, 1kHz,16V)(W) : 52 watts x 4
- Pre Out : (3) Front, Rear and Sub
- Rear Bass Enhancer : Yes
- Sirius/XM Connector : Yes
- Subwoofer Direct Connection : Yes
- Time Alignment Custom : Adjustable
- Time Alignment Preset : Yes
- USB : Front
- Auto off mode : Yes
- Dimmer Adjust : Auto
- Key Illumination Initial : Variable
- CD lock mode : Yes
- Card Remote ( ): Option : RM-X151
- Clock : 12H
- Rotary commander ( ):Option : Optional wired remote input
- Security : Detachable
AUX in Feature
- Level Adjustment : -8dB - +18dB
- Display Device (LCD/FL/OEL/TFT) : LCD
- Display color (Color Variation/Nega or Posi) : Black color/Negative
- Key Illumination : Variable
- Panel finish color : Dark Titanium
- USB Shutter : Yes
- CEA2006 S/N : 80
- CEA2006 output power : 17
- Dimensions (WxHxD) (mm) : 178x50x177
- Maximum output power (4ohm, 1kHz, 16V)(W) : 52
- Mounting dimensions (WxHxD)(mm) : 182x53x160
- Preout impedance (ohms) : 220
- Preout output level (V) : 2
- Weight (kg) : 1.2
- FM: Channel separation (dB) : 50 dB at 1 kHz
- FM: Frequency response (Hz) : 20 - 15k
- FM: S/N ratio (mono) (dB) : 80 dB stereo
- FM: Selectivity (400 kHz) (dB) : 75 dB
- FM: Tuning range (MHz) : 87.5-107.9
- FM: Usable sensitivity (75 ohm) (dBf) : 8 dBf
- MW/LW/SW: Sensitivity (75 ohm) MW/LW/SW(uV) : 26/-/-
- MW: Tuning range(kHz) : 530-1710
- Display Color : Black / Variable color
- Display Technology : LCD
- Text Displayed : Source, artist, track, playback time, menu, clock and Pandora® data
- Text Lines : 1 line of information
Weights and Measurements
- Dimensions (Approx) Depth : 7" (177 mm)
- Dimensions (Approx) Height : 2" (50 mm)
- Dimensions (Approx) Width : 7.125" (178 mm)
- Dimensions (Approx.) : 178 x 50 x 177 mm, 7.125 x 2 x 7 inch (w/h/d)
- Weight (Approx.) : 1.2 kg (2 lb. 11 oz.)
- Max power output : 52 watts x 4 at 4 ohms
- Power Ad Hoc : CEA2006 Standard Power: 17 Watts RMS per channel into 4 Ohms, 4 channels driven from 20 Hz to 20 kHz with less than 1% THD+N.
- Speaker Impedance : 4-8 Ohms
- Tilt Range : 0-45° mounting angle
Inputs and Outputs
- 12V Trigger Output(s) : Power remote on
- Antenna Terminal(s) : AM/FM Antenna Input Terminal
- Audio In :
Front Aux in with variable level
Front USB input
- Digital Audio Input(s) : Ability to use all forms of USB devices may vary as not all devices are compatible. This unit is compliant with MSC (Mass Storage Class) and MTP (Media Transfer Protocol) type USB devices compliant with the USB standard. This unit cannot recognize USB devices via a USB hub.
This unit can be connected to the following iPods. Update your iPod to the latest software before you use it.
iPod Nano 1st - 6th generation
iPod Touch 1st - 4th generation
iPod with video
If you have any questions or problems concerning your unit that are not covered in the owners manual, consult your nearest Sony dealer.
- Infrared Port : Wireless remote
- RCA Audio Output(s) : Front, Rear, and Subwoofer RCA pre-amp outputs
- Remote Jack : Optional wired remote terminal
- USB Port(s) : Front
- Band : AM / FM
- Equalizer : EQ7: 7 band EQ with +/- 6 dB adjustment at 63 Hz, 160 Hz, 400 Hz, 1000 Hz, 2.5 kHz, 6.3 kHz and 16 kHz.
- Format(s) Supported : MP3/WMA/AAC files
- Preout Impedance : 220 ohms
- Preout Voltage : 2 volt
- S/N Ratio : Audio Power: CEA2006 S/N 80 dBA
- Signal-to-Noise Ratio (dB) : CD: 120 dB
- Station Preset(s) : 18 FM /12 AM
- Tuner Frequency Range :
FM (MHz): 87.5-107.9
AM (kHz): 530-1710
- Tuner Type : Digital clarity tuner with HD Radio™ and iTunes® tagging
- Wow and Flutter : Below measurable limit
- Dimmer Adjust : Selectable Auto adjust or manual on/off
- Key Illumination : Variable color illumination
- On-Screen Clock : 12H
- FM Usable Sensitivity : 8 dBf
- Frequency Response : FM: 20-15,000 Hz
- S/N Ratio : 80 dB (stereo)
- Selectivity : 75 dB at 400 kHz
- Stereo Separation : 50 dB at 1 KHz
In the Box
- Parts for installation and connections (1 set)
- RM-X151 wireless remote