Award winning CDE-196DAB, named INCAR HEAD UNIT OF THE YEAR for 2017.
Designed to be the highlight of any dash, the CDE-196DAB delivers Alpine’s famous sound quality along with a myriad of features. Connect a USB memory stick to play MP3/WMA/AAC and high resolution FLAC files or plug in your iPod/iPhone for quick access to all your favourite music. Plus, a handy AUX input on the front panel makes it easy to connect virtually any portable music device. What’s more, built-in Bluetooth enables hands-free calling, audio streaming and voice control with compatible phones for maximum convenience. In addition to the built-in DAB+ Digital Radio, the CDE-196DAB can receive RDS for info including song and station names.
The 9 band parametric EQ and 6 channel digital time correction give you comprehensive control to tune the sound exactly how you like it, while the TuneIt app gives you even more advanced audio tuning options including search and download of preset audio parameters, and Facebook text-to-speech right from your compatible smartphone. Moreover, users can truly personalise their experience with a customisable opening screen message.
The built-in DAB+ Digital Radio tuner uses the most advanced digital technology to deliver radio reception in outstanding, noise-free sound quality. DAB+ also offers many other advantages over traditional FM radio: select from a much wider range of radio stations and after an initial station scan you can easily select your desired channels from an alphabetic and genre list of available stations.