Enjoy deep, clean sound from a powerful amp with a two-ohm speaker load option2, giving you great sound throughout the car. Plus, connectivity features such as navigation, messaging, and phone calls are all easy to use thanks to a sophisticated interface and voice control.
The four-channel amp gives you built-in power previously only available from external amps.
Use voice commands to get directions, play music, and communicate with contacts on your smartphone.
Unify your car audio and smartphone, with head unit control over selected apps, and easy car audio setup and customisation right from your smartphone.
Pair one Bluetooth® phone for access to navigation, music playback, and communication features. You can connect a second phone for making and receiving hands-free calls.
Enjoy helpful smartphone features without taking your eyes off the road. Voice control lets you manage music, get real-time directions and communicate with contacts—all via simple spoken commands.
A built-in class-D amp delivers huge power with minimal interference, for audio that’s crystal clear even at its loudest.
Various customization options let you adapt the audio experience to your liking. With the Subwoofer Direct and 2-ohm Speaker Load2 option, you can hook up a subwoofer directly to the built-in class-D amplifier together with multiple speakers for deep, car-filling sound.
The Sony Music Center smartphone app unifies car audio and smartphone, enabling control over head unit sources as well as selected apps on your smartphone. Various remote settings are available including volume, balance, fader, EXTRA BASS™, and the 10-band equalizer, as well as setting illumination, seating position, and subwoofer configurations. With the ‘Advanced Car Audio Setting’ plug-in, you can also enjoy additional controls for detailed sound customization.
- Dual Bluetooth connectivity lets you connect two smartphones simultaneously
- Voice control with Siri Eyes Free and Android4
- 4 x 100 W Max. (45 W RMS) power output with two-ohm speaker load option2
- Put your speakers in front of you virtually with the Dynamic Stage Organizer
- Dual USB ports let you connect a smartphone and USB device simultaneously
- DIMENSIONS (W X H X D) 7 x 2 x 7"
- WEIGHT 2.2 lb
- BLUETOOTH Yes
- USB Yes (Front + Rear)
- AUX Yes (Front) EQ
- EQ10 HIGH PASS FILTER Yes (OFF/50/60/80/100/120) kHz
- HIGH VOLTAGE PRE OUT 5 V
- LOW PASS FILTER Yes (50/60/80/100/120) kHz
- SUBWOOFER DIRECT CONNECTION Yes
- DIGITAL SOUND ENHANCEMENT ENGINE (DSEE) Yes
- CLEARAUDIO+ Yes
- EXTRA BASS Yes (1,2)
- DSO (DYNAMIC STAGE ORGANIZER) Yes
- MAX OUTPUT POWER 4 x 100 W
- PRE OUT x 3
- SUB OUT Yes
- TIME ALIGNMENT PRESET Yes
- BACKUP MEMORY Yes
- PRESET FM18 / AM12
- RDS / EON Yes (RBDS)
- DISPLAY COLOR (COLOR VARIATION / NEGATIVE OR POSITIVE) Black
- KEY ILLUMINATION Variable (2-Zone)
- DIMMER Yes (On/Off/AT/Clock)
- DETACHABLE FRONT PANEL Yes
- PAUSE Yes
- REPEAT OFF/ONE/ALL
- RESUME Yes
- SHUFFLE OFF/SONG/ALBUMS
- VOICE CONTROL Yes
- SIRI EYES FREE Yes
- EXTERNAL MICROPHONE Yes
- MIC GAIN ADJUSTMENT Yes (Low/Mid/Hi)
- VERSION Bluetooth Version 3.0
- AUDIO CODEC SBC, AAC
- AUDIO LEVEL ADJUSTMENT Yes (-6dB – +6dB)
- CUE / REV Yes
- PAUSE (BLUETOOTH AUDIO) Yes
- TRACK +/- Yes
- MUSIC CENTER (IOS) Yes
- MUSIC CENTER (ANDROID™) Yes
- ADVANCED CAR AUDIO SETTING Yes
- PANDORA Yes
- JUMP MODE Yes
- COMPATIBLE FILE FORMATS (CODEC) MP3, WMA, AAC, FLAC, WAV
- LIST BROWSE Yes
- PAUSE Yes
- REPEAT ALL/TRACK/ALBUM
- RESUME Yes
- SHUFFLE OFF/ALBUM/DEVICE
- SUPPLIED REMOTE MODEL NUMBER RM-X231
- OPTIONAL REMOTE MODEL NUMBER RM-X8S
- USB MASS STORAGE DEVICE Yes
- USB MEDIA TRANSFER PROTOCOL Yes
- USB ANDROID OPEN ACCESSORY PROTOCOL Yes (2.0)