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  • KDC-BT520U
  • KDC-BT520U

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CD-Receiver with Built-in Bluetooth.

  • Made for iPod & iPhone *
  • Detachable Faceplate
  • 2 phones fulltime connection
  • KENWOOD Remote App Ready
  • KENWOOD Music Mix Support
  • Equalizer built-in
  • Digital Sound Processor (DSP) Built-in
  • Digital Time Aligment (DTA)
  • Bluetooth unit built-in
  • Speaker Size Control
  • Front USB & AUX Input
  • OEM Wired Remote Control ready

Bluetooth | Android | iPhone/iPod | Spotify | USB | AUX | CD | Receiver

Front panel with red key illumination

KDC-BT520U front panel



Bluetooth hands-free calling Kenwood car stereoDriving while on the phone / touching it could get you: 6 points and a £200 fine. With Kenwood's Bluetooth receivers you stay safe and legal by connecting your phone via Bluetooth or via the USB lead (easy pairing for iPhones / Android smartphones). Then you can make calls by using voice activation like Siri. Your phonebook is also accessible from the KDC-BT520U.

HP 1.6 for Bluetooth hands-free - Clear and real sounding voice by “Wideband Speech” is available through hands-free conversation via Bluetooth. * Availability of HFP 1.6 (Wideband Speech) depends on the phone and service provider.



2 Phones full-time connection

Bluetooth 2 phones hands-free callingAllows two phones to be connected for hands-free operation at any time. Easily switch between both phones with the touch of a button. Answering, calling or searching your phonebook on your phone is made simple through an intuitive GUI.




Wireless Bluetooth music browsing

Bluetooth wireless music browsingEasily stream music from your smartphone or other Bluetooth devices directly to the receiver. Wireless music browsing lets you search and select songs from your smartphone music collection, through a Bluetooth connection.




Kenwood music mix (5 Devices pairied for music streaming)

Kenwood music mix 5 devices connectedUp to 5 Bluetooth devices can be paired to the car stereo at the same time and you can enjoy audio streaming just by switching the devices with your friends and family.




Spotify App Ready

Spotify app ready for Kenwood car stereosControl content from your Spotify App on your iPhone and Android devices as a dedicated source on the car stereo. Listeners can play, skip tracks, browse playlists, albums and radio stations via the car stereo's front panel.



Kenwood Remote App

Kenwood remote appBy downloading the Kenwood Remote App from the Apple App Store or Google Play Store you can simply set-up your Kenwood car stereo on your phone directly. 




iPhone / iPod music playback

iPhone iPod music playback kenwood car radioPlug in your iPhone or iPod using the Apple white USB lead provided with the device, into the front USB input and access your music library or Apple Music direct from the KDC-BT520U.

Also the USB input charges your Apple device on the more.



Android music playback

Android playback kenwood car radioSimply install the Kenwood Music Play app onto your AndroidTM smartphone, connect it to your KDC-BT520U receiver via USB, and control your music library directly from the receiver. Features include play and search with the Kenwood receiver.

Alternatively for simply operations like skip track back/forward without using the Kenwood Music Play app from the receiver.

Check compatible supported Android devices, FAQ and information on KENWOOD Music Play → www.kenwood.com



FLAC playability

FLAC - KenwoodFLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec) is a music compression format specifically designed for audio lovers, having smaller file sizes but without the loss of quality. Kenwood is the first manufacturer to step into the quality sound of FLAC in the car audio industry.




Front USB input / Android rapid charge

Full speed USB 2.0.

Rapidly charge your compatible Android smartphone with the USB port, up to a maximum of 1.5A.