JVC Kenwood has been a powerhouse ever since they merged several years ago. JVC’s current product line includes a number of highly sought-after features that have never been available before. With such a broad selection of Headunits, you’re sure to find a fantastic Kenwood radio that meets and exceeds your expectations.
|AUX Input||Mini (rear)|
|Audio/video Input||Mini (rear)|
|USB Port Power||1.5A|
|Backup Camera Input||Yes|
|Second Camera Input||No|
|Alexa Voice Control||N|
|Memory Card Slot||USB memory|
|Satellite Radio Ready||No|
|Touch||5Gen and newer|
|iPhone||4S and newer|
|RMS Power (CTA-2006)||N/A|
|RMS Power (Manufacturer)||22 watts|
|Peak Output||50 watts|
|RMS Power Bandwidth||20-20kHz|
|Sub Preamp Outputs||Yes|
|Switchable Rear Preamp Outputs||No|
|Navigation App Compatible (iOS)||N|
|Navigation App Compatible (Android)||N|
|Preamp Voltage||2.5 volts|
|Key Button Color||Blue|
|Steering Wheel Control Compatible||Adapter required|
|Parts Warranty||2 Years|
|Labor Warranty||2 Years|
|FM Sensitivity||7.2 dBf|
|Radio Data System||Yes|
|Music File Playback||MP3, WMA, AAC, FLAC,WAV|
|High-res Playback||FLAC (96kHz)|
|Second Camera Input Lane Watch||N|
Two options let you easily access frequently used functions.
1. Function Menu Customization
Functions registered in the Function Menu can easily be called up by simply pressing the “FNC” key.
2. Favorite Key
Press and hold the “FNC” key to directly access the function registered for the Favorite Key.
The clear resistive touch panel with high transparency and high luminance provides bright images with vivid colors.
The illumination flashes along with the rhythm of the music.
Just touch and move your finger over the screen for various operations corresponding to your finger movements. Intuitive control provides safer operation for in-car entertainment.
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 receiver.
Just connect your iPhone 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.
Connect up to 5 Bluetooth devices simultaneously, allowing you and your friends to take turns streaming music like a DJ. Move to the groove and get the party pumping to the max.
K2 is a JVC original technology that reproduces the original master sound by expanding the frequency range. For example, K2 will expand the digital data of the audio CD recorded at 44.1kHz to 192 kHz. It is also possible to recreate the high-frequency range above 20kHz that is cut during the CD formatting.
By selecting the speaker type and the distance to the center of the listening position, the receiver 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. Simply select the vehicle size, and the receiver 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 receiver 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.
Rapidly charge your smartphone using the USB port, with up to a maximum of 1.5A.
*Compatibility depends on the smartphone.
Control the receiver’s source directly from the smartphone using simple finger gestures with “JVC Remote” app* (now available for both iOS and Android). You can even customize your audio setting, and see detailed source information such as song title, artist name and album art etc. from the smartphone.
The Rear View Camera input allows you to connect an optional rear view camera (sold separately).
Rear view cameras allow you to safely back up your vehicle, monitor towing, and more.
Factory steering wheel control functions can be retained with a third-party adapter (sold separately).
Remote control (RM-RK258) is optionally available.