Kenwood KDC-X501 CD Receiver
The Kenwood eXcelon KDC-X501 CD receiver is for users who have all the latest technology and love to use it. The professionals at Audio Express / Quality Auto Sound just can’t get enough of this value-packed deck. The big news is a pair of wireless communication upgrades: Near Field Communication (NFC) and Qualcomm aptX. Use NFC to bypass the tedious Bluetooth setups. Qualcomm aptX audio enhances the wireless sound quality of many of the world’s finest smartphones so you can enjoy wired quality sound without all the wires. Phone manufacturers such as Sony, Samsung, Vizio and Panasonic use aptX to support high quality sound. Of course all the basics for connectivity and sound quality are present and accounted for. You have Bluetooth and support for Pandora and iHeartRadio plus the ability to add an optional SiriusXM tuner.
With the KDC-X501 you can link two phones for full hands-free operation, or you can mix music from as many as five phones, with everyone taking turns playing DJ. It’s built for iPOD and iPhone, and has Android Music Playback plus Android Rapid Charge. As for sound quality, there is built-in support for FLAC files, and check out the 13-band equalizer, giving you the power to have your music sound exactly like you want it. Drive EQ boosts specific sound frequencies to help cancel out road noise. Variable color illumination means you can match the deck to your other instruments, or just to your mood at the moment. With all of that going on, it’s no wonder the KDC-X501 has been an instant hit at Audio Express / Quality Auto Sound. Be sure you check the saving when you the installed price on your new Kenwood eXcelon KDC-X501 CD receiver.
|Sirius XM Ready||Yes|
|Bluetooth Handsfree Calling||Dual Phone Connection, Rear Wired BT Microphone included|
|Steering Wheel Compatible||OEM Remote Interface|
|Built In Amp||50W x 4 (MOSFET Power IC)|
|Filters||Built-in LPF/HPF, Subwoofer Level Adjustable|
|Equalizer||13 band equalizer|
|Outputs||3 Preout (5V)|
|AUX Input||Rear AUX Input|
|USB||Rear USB Port, Pandora / iHeart Radio App Ready (iPhone App)|