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KDC-BT44U
  • KDC-BT44U
  • KDC-BT44U
  • KDC-BT44U
  • KDC-BT44U

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KDC-BT44U

Bluetooth/iPod/dual USB/CD-Receiver

  • Detachable Faceplate
  • Made for iPod & iPhone *
  • Hands Free Profile (HPF)
  • Audio Streaming (A2DP)
  • Variable color illumination
  • Bluetooth unit built-in
  • AM (MW/LW) Reception
  • Radio Data System
  • OEM Wired Remote Control ready

Key Features

Built-in Bluetooth (HF + A2DP)
13 digits + 8 Digits LCD display
Vario Colour Illumination
MP3/WMA/AAC/WAV compatible
Front & rear USB terminal
Made for iPod / iPhone
1 RCA preouts (2,5V)
Sound reconstruction
Drive EQ
English/Russian/Greek TAG display

General Features

DIN Size1 DIN
Detachable FaceplateYes
Faceplate MechanismFull Detachable Faceplate
Key IlluminationVariable
Multi control wheelYes
Accent key(telephone)
Attenuator with Smooth Volume ReturnYes
Touch Sensor ToneYes
Digital Clock (24H)Yes
All-off Select (20/40/60 minutes)Yes
Built-in ConnectorMolex 16 pin
ISO connectorYes
Bluetooth unit built-inYes
USB interface x 2Yes, Front & Rear
Firmware upgreadableYes

Display Features

Display TypeLiquid Crystal Display (LCD)
Display Layout13 digits + 8 digits
Display Illuminationlight-emitting diode (LED)
Variable IlluminationYes
Dimmer ControlDisplay & Key (Manual)
Brightness control
Colour controlYes
Demo ModeYes
Special Character DisplayEnglish / Russian / Greek

Cosmetics features

Front/edgePiano black
Dress platePiano Black
Preset key finishPiano Black
Escutcheon finishBlack Injection
Volume & operation knob or wheelPiano black
Volume & operation knob illuminationVariable
Triangle IlluminationRed
Front terminals illuminationVariable
Key illuminationvariable
Variable color illuminationYes


CD Features

MP3, WMA & AAC playbackYes
CD Text with special Character Support+ Russian & Greek
Yes
Random Function
Repeat Function
Scan Function
Compatible with Kenwood Music Editor LiteYes

USB Features

USB terminalYes, Front & Rear
USB TypeUSB 1.1/USB 2.0 Full Speed
Drive ChangeYes, up to 5 drives
Kenwood Music Editor Lite CompatibleYes
MP3, WMA, AAC & WAV playbackYes
Repeat/Scan/Random searchYes
Resume playYes
Time code displayYes

iPod Features

Made for iPod & iPhone *Yes
USB Direct Controlwith optiona cable KCA-iP102
USB Direct control (Audio & Video, 2 wire, 30-pin connector)
Music playbackYes
Music library searchYes
Alphabet searchYes
Skip searchYes
My playlistYes
Control by handYes
App & iPod control modeYes
Aha Radio Control App supportYes
2 Speed searchYes
Reverse browsingYes
Voice Control using Siri.Yes
Works with iPod Classic *80G, 120G & 160G
Works with iPod Video *5th/6th generation
Works with iPod Touch *1st/2nd/3rd/4th & 5th** generation
Works with iPod Nano *1st/2nd/3rd/4th/5th/6th & 7th** generation
Works with iPhone *iPhone/3G/3GS/4/4S & 5**
Bluetooth Auto Paring for iPhoneYes
Battery charge + power controlYes
1A current capabilityYes
* Always update to latest Apple firmware

Audio Features

Maximum Output Power50W x 4
MOSFET Power ICYes
Auxiliary inputFront Mini-jack
Pre-out1 RCA
Pre-out Output Level2.5V
Preout Rear / Subwoofer SwitchableYes
Subwoofer Reference Level Adj.Yes
Source Tone Control & MemoryBass / Mid / Treble
Balance/Fader/Loudness ControlYes
Bass Boost Circuit3 steps
Att.(-20dB) with smooth Volume ReturnYes
System Q_SP/M (Preset & Manual Sound Control)Yes
Low-pass FilterYes
Sound ReconstructionYes
Drive EQYes

Bluetooth General Features

Telechip Module built-inYes
Hands Free Profile (HPF)
Max num. of regist. phones for HFP5 phones
Audio Streaming (A2DP)Yes
Serial Port Profile (SPP)Yes
Phonebook Access Profile (PBAP)Yes
Object Push Profile (OPP)Yes
Audio/Video Remote Control Profile (AVRCP)Yes
Easy pairing functionYes
iPhone automatic pairing via USBYes
AhaRadio Link for AndroidYes
Works with iPhone SiriYes
Phone numbers hold:up to 400 per registed cell-phone.
Phone device status displayYes
Audio device status displayYes
Signal strength displayYes
Remaining battery displayYes
High-quality noise canceling microphone
Bluetooth firmware upgradeableYes

Connectivity

OEM Wired Remote Control readyYes
DC-CordMolex to ISO
Power Control (P.CON) wireYes
2-way (Tel/Navi) mute wireYes
External microphone input

Tuner Specifications

FM range: 87.5Mhz - 108MHz (50Khz step)Yes
FM Usable Sensitivity0.71μV/75ohm (S/N 26dBf)
FM Quieting Sensitivity2μV/75ohm (S/N 46dBf)
FM Frequency Response30Hz ~ 15kHz (± 3dB)
FM Signal to noise ratio (Mono)64dB
MW range: 531kHz - 1611kHz (9kHz step)Yes
MW Usable Sensitivity28.2μV
LW range: 153kHz - 279kHz (9kHz step)Yes
LW Usable Sensitivity50μV

CD Specifications

Laser DiodeGaAIAs
Digital Filter(D/A)8 Times Over Sampling
Digital/Analogue Converter16 Bit
Spindle Speed500 ~ 200rpm (CLV: 8 times)
Wow & FlutterBelow Measurable Limit
Frequency Response20Hz ~ 20kHz (±1dB)
Total Harmonic Distortion0.01% (1kHz)
Signal to Noise Ratio105dB (1kHz)
Dynamic Range90dB
MP3 DecoderCompliant with MPEG-1/2 Audio Layer-3
WMA DecoderCompliant with Windows Media Audio
AAC DecoderAAC-LC ".m4a" files

USB Specifications

USB Version compatibilityUSB 1.1/2.0 full speed
File SystemFAT 16/32
Maximum Supply current1000mA
D/A Converter16 bit
MP3 DecodeCompliant with MPEG-1/2 Audio Layer-3
WMA DecodeCompliant with Windows Media Audio
AAC DecodeAAC-LC ".m4a" Files
WAV DecodeLinear - PCM Files

Audio Specifications

Maximum Power50W x 4
Output Power (DIN45324,+B=14.4v)30W x 4
Preout Level2500mV / 10kOhm,
Preout Impedance≤ 600Ohm
Speaker Impedance4Ohm ~ 8Ohm
AUX Frequency Response20Hz ~ 20kHz (±1dB)
AUX Maximum Input Voltage1200mV
AUX Input Impedance30kOhm
Bass Tone Control200Hz ±8dB
Middle Tone Control2.5kHz ±8dB
Treble Tone Control12.5kHz ±8dB

Bluetooth specifications

Technologybluetooth 2.1 + EDR certified
Frequency2.402 - 2.48 GHz
Output power+4dBm(max), 0dBm (AVE) power class 2
Maximum rangeLine of sight approx. 10 meter
Handsfree profile (HFP)Yes
Serial port profile (SPP)Yes
Advanced audio distribution profile (A2DP)Yes
Audio/Video remote control profile (AVRCP)Yes
Object push profile (OPP)Yes
Phonebook access profile (PBAP)Yes

Accessories

Release keys2 pieces
EscutcheonYes
Installation SleeveYes
DC cord (Molex to ISO)25 cm
Handsfree Microphonewith 3 m cable

General Specifications

Operating voltage14.4V (10.5 ~ 16V Allowable)
Maximum Current Consumption10A
Dimensions (WxHxD)182 x 53 x 159mm
Weight, inclu. sleeve & escutcheon1.3 kg
Unit weight in individual package1.7 kg
Operation Temperature Range-0°C ~ 40°C