HDMI & MHL Comport
Use an optional cable(s) to connect HDMI or MHL devices to the receiver, and play movie files from an iPhone 5, a Galaxy, or an Android smartphone.
Advanced Vehicle Integration
When an iDataLink Maestro Rr is connected to a compatible Excelon receiver, it provides a seamless interface with factory infotainment features such as Satellite Radio, USB Media Player, Bluetooth hands-free and music streaming. The Excelon receiver will then communicate and display the onboard features of the vehicle, including gauges, climate control, parking and other vehicle information.
aptX® improves the Bluetooth audio streaming sound quality. Connect a compatible device to enjoy high-quality wireless sound.
Hands-Free Phonebook Transfer
Access Phonebook, Last Calls, and Missed Calls from the receiver and make hands-free calls
Play Music Via Audio Streaming
Easily stream music from your phone or other Bluetooth devices directly to the receiver. Functions such as track name display and track search are also available from the receiver.
Voice Dialing / Siri Eyes Free
The receiver will allow the voice dialing feature found on most smartphones to work through Bluetooth.
iPhone Automatic Pairing
Automatic Bluetooth pairing function for iPhone via USB is available on all built-in Bluetooth receivers.
Improved Smart POI Search
Display the details of a POI just by touching it on the map. Several other functions are also included,such as predictive text input and a custom “Where To” menu.
Accurate Turn-by-Turn Directions with Lane Assist
Take the guess work out of which lane you need to be in to make your next transition or turn while routing to your destination.
Garmin Smartphone LInk for Android Smartphone
Smartphone Link makes your smartphone the next best thing to DNX navigation. It creates a seamless navigation experience between your DNX navigation and smartphone, letting them share information and Garmin Live Services.
Road noise is the enemy of all audio systems found in vehicles. The inherent frequencies of road noise masks a wide range of the audio signal found in music,and this is the reason Kenwood engineers developed Drive EQ+. Drive EQ+ boosts specific frequencies in the audio signal to compensate the negative impact of road noise.The bass is enhanced according to the vehicle speed to compensate for the loss due to noise from the road.
Graphic EQ/Time Alignment
Use the graphic equalizer to tailor the sound quality to your unique tastes. Additional sound contouring is available with the Time Alignment feature, designed to provide optimal and balanced sound performance.