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Jan 23, 2014

Kenwood Introduces DNX891HD 2-Din AV Navigation Receiver

Kenwood DNX891HD

Kenwood’s DNX891HD eXcelon series all-in-one navigation receiver offers new features to keep you connected in 2014. Kenwood is introducing proprietary state-of-the-art Drive Equalizer Technology on this receiver that overcomes road noise by allowing for a boost in output at select frequencies without distortion and HDMI/HML input for iPhone and Android video.

Other features for the DNX891HD include newly improved Graphic User Interface (GUI), improved Bluetooth performance (apt-X), improved Siri Eyes Free functionalityfor iPhone, a Garmin Smartphone link for iPhone and Android, a new APP control for iPhone and Android and is equipped with dual USB ports…

Jan 8, 2013

Kenwood Announces 9 New CD Receivers With New Connected Features

Kenwood KDC-BT955HD

Kenwood USA Corporation announced the introduction of nine new, high-performance CD receivers that have audio connectivity and control capabilities for music files stored on or accessed by iPhone, iPod and Android smartphones. New for 2013 is iPhone Siri control in all Bluetooth models as well as automatic iPhone Bluetooth pairing.

The popular iHeart-Radio, Clear Channel’s all-in-one digital radio service featuring live and custom stations, and Aha™ are fully supported for iPhone and Android smartphones in many of the step-up models…

Jan 8, 2013

New Kenwood eXcelon Power Amplifiers Feature Thin Chassis Profile And Outstanding Performance

Kenwood announced the introduction of three new power amplifier models that combine high performance with a new thin chassis profile and small-footprint design. These three “XR-Series” amplifier models were developed specifically for the Kenwood Excelon mobile electronics retailer network.

To achieve the thinner chassis profile, Kenwood designed each amplifier for the highest efficiency of space. This was made possible by reducing the footprint of the power supply by 40% compared to a conventional class AB design, made possible in part by the use of lower-profile power supply capacitors reduced height by 33%…

Jan 8, 2013

Kenwood Presents WiFi-Enabled In-Dash AV Receivers DNN990HD/DNN770HD

Kenwood DNN990HD

The Kenwood Excelon DNN990HD connects to a WiFi-enabled smartphone or mobile hotspot to enhance mobile navigation, access content across multiple media sources, receive and send Facebook and Twitter updates as well as manage e-mail hands-free, and share audio and video content in the vehicle with an external Kenwood touchscreen monitor/controller…

Jan 8, 2013

New Double DIN CD Receivers DPX500BT And DPX300U from Kenwood

Kenwood DPX500BT

Kenwood USA announced the introduction of two new, high-performance double-DIN CD receivers that have audio connectivity and control capabilities for music files stored on or accessed by iPhone, iPod and Android smartphones.

The popular iHeart-Radio, Clear Channel’s all-in-one digital radio service featuring live and custom stations, and Pandora Internet Radio are fully supported for iPhone, and both models offer access to satellite radio from SiriusXM with the SXV200 SiriusXM Connect Vehicle Tuner (sold separately, SiriusXM subscription required) which deliver advanced features such as SiriusXM Replay™ and iTunes Tagging while offering expanded channel content including Spanish-language programming…

Jan 8, 2013

Kenwood Announces New Excelon In-Dash DVD Multimedia Receivers For 2013

Kenwood DDX790

Kenwood USA announced the introduction of four newly-engineered in-car multimedia systems, all with expanded connectivity and entertainment capabilities including Pandora Internet Radio compatibility with iPhone, Android and Blackberry smartphones, and audio streaming via Bluetooth on three of the four models.

All models have the ability to upgrade to Garmin navigation via a special app (available on the Apple iTunes Store), which downloads the mapping database directly onto an iPhone 4 or 4s and allows for instantaneous routing and re-routing without the need for continuous 3G, 4G or LTE service, avoiding long download times and high data charges…

Jan 11, 2012

Kenwood Announces Six New CD Receivers For 2012

Kenwood KDC-BT952HD

Kenwood USA announced the introduction of six high-performance CD receivers, all of which have audio connectivity and control capabilities for music files stored on iPhone, iPod and new for 2012, Android smartphones. Kenwood is able to achieve Android smartphone connectivity through the use of the Kenwood Music Control app for Android, available for free from the Android Market in January, 2012…

May 20, 2011

Kenwood Ships KIV-BT901 And KIV-BT901 Media Receivers With Internet Radio Capability

Kenwood KIV-BT901

Kenwood USA Corporation announces the shipment of two new in-dash digital media receivers designed specifically for users of the Apple iPod, iPod Video, iPod Touch, iPhone, Microsoft’s Zune and Pandora internet radio.

The flagship model is the KIV-BT901 ($430.00 suggested retail price) and takes this unique product concept to new heights. Beginning with a 3" full-color, multi-lingual TFT display, the KIV-BT901 shows full song, artist and album text plus large-format, full-color album art. iPod video files not only appear on the display, but an A/V output allows the content to appear on external rear-seat monitors…

Jan 6, 2011

Kenwood Launches New Kenwood eXcelon Multimedia/Navigation Products For 2011

Kenwood DNX9980HD

Kenwood USA Corporation announced the introduction of three premium in-car multimedia systems specifically engineered and manufactured exclusively for the Kenwood Excelon dealer network. All models feature the latest in entertainment technologies, with the two navigation models offering direct control over Pandora internet radio when linked to an enabled iPhone (Internet access required).

For 2011, Kenwood introduces a new flagship double-DIN multimedia / navigation receiver, the DNX9980HD ($2,000.00 suggested retail price), which is Kenwood’s first multimedia model to incorporate HD Radio as a built-in feature…

Jan 6, 2011

Kenwood Announces New Digital Media Receivers KIV-BT901 And KIV-701

Kenwood KIV-BT901

Kenwood USA announced the introduction of the two new in-dash digital media controller/receivers designed specifically for users of the Apple iPod, iPod Video, iTouch, iPhone, Microsoft’s Zune and Pandora internet radio.

The intended user is a dedicated portable media enthusiast and travels exclusively with digital music and video files instead of conventional CDs and DVDs. This user may have also embraced the discovery of new music via Pandora internet radio. Because of the unique and specialized application of these receivers, the CD transport has been eliminated…

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