The Kenwood DMX8520DABS is an all-in-one Multimedia receiver with a DAB+ 7″ WVGA Capacitive. This multimedia player is Wireless Android Auto & Wireless Apple CarPlay. Connect to the Bluetooth to stream audio, connect two phones full time, and make hands-free calls.
Safe, Smart and Comprehensive Control with Apple CarPlay
Apple CarPlay is a safer way to use your iPhone in the car. Simply talk to Siri or touch the receiver’s display to get directions from Apple Maps, make phone calls, listen to voicemail, send and receive texts, and listen to music, all in a way that allows you to stay focused on the road. With the latest iOS version (iOS 12.0 and higher), 3rd party navigation apps like Google Maps™ and Waze™ are also supported. New KENWOOD Wi-Fi receivers now support Apple CarPlay wirelessly (compatible phone required).
Android Auto via USB
Android Auto via USB Android Auto is a simpler way to use your Android phone in the car. You can enjoy features of your Android phone including Google Maps, Waze and more.
Wireless Mirroring for Android
Wireless Mirroring is a groundbreaking solution for seamlessly displaying and controlling your smartphone apps on a KENWOOD receiver screen without cables or a network connection on selected Android devices.
True Mirroring via USB for iPhone & Android, 2-Way Touch Control for Android
True Mirroring allows you to display and control your smartphone on a KENWOOD receiver screen via USB. You can enjoy your favourite apps on a large display with impressive sound quality. Before starting True Mirroring, just install the free app “Mirroring for KENWOOD” on your smartphone and connect it to the receiver via Bluetooth as well as a USB cable.
Music Mix – High-Quality Music streaming x 5 devices
Up to 5 Bluetooth® devices can be paired to the head unit at the same time. You can enjoy audio streaming just by switching the devices among your friends.
2-Phone Hands-Free Calling Ready
While you are connected through Bluetooth, with a touch of a button you can switch between two phones.
The Best Audio Experience
Sound quality enthusiasts will love the playback support of various types of music formats, including compatibility with FLAC files. Simple sound customization is also available with its built-in 13-Band EQ and Digital Time Alignment.
High-Resolution Audio Wireless
High-Resolution Audio is a high-quality sound that exceeds CD standard. High-resolution audio captures and beautifully expresses all the details of your favourite music. Through ultra-high and low frequencies, immerse yourself in a rich and high-quality listening experience. Select KENWOOD receivers now support Hi-Resolution Audio Wirelessly via LDAC. LDAC is an audio coding technology that enables the transmission of High-Resolution Audio over a Bluetooth connection.
Optimal Sound Performance with 13 Band Graphic EQ and Time Alignment
Use the graphic equalizer to tailor the sound quality to your unique tastes. Additional sound staging is available with the Time Alignment feature, designed to provide optimal sound performance.
Sound Adjustment Features
To meet your high expectations.
Playable FULL HD Video Files
You can playback from USB devices audio and video files compressed in various formats.
|Video Codec||Playable up to|
|MPEG4||1920 × 1080p|
|H.264||1920 × 1080p|
|MKV||1920 × 1080p|
|WMV||1920 × 1080p|
|Music Codec||Playable up to|
|FLAC||～192kHz / ～24bit|
|WAV||～192kHz / ～24bit|
USB sources are available on rear monitor via video output.
Keeping you safe on the road ahead is our top priority.
Rear View Camera Input with Parking Guide Lines
An optional rearview camera enhances safety while backing up and monitoring behind your vehicle. Built-in, adjustable parking guidelines further add to its effectiveness.
3 Camera Inputs
To enable a smarter driving experience, receivers featuring 3 camera inputs allow for the utmost in convenience, flexibility, and safety. With 3 camera inputs, you can connect a front camera, a KENWOOD dashboard camera (DRV-N520 sold separately), and a rear camera.
Alternatively, 3 camera inputs support several other configurations, including the connection of 2 blind spot cameras and a reverse camera. Camera switching is available using on-screen controls and manual switchers. The KENWOOD CA-C3AV cable (sold separately) is required to use the 3rd camera input.
Dash Camera Linkage with DRV-N520
Dash Cam ready receivers are compatible with the DRV-N520 Dash Camera. The camera records in full HD video capturing every event that occurs on the road ahead, and also provides safety features such as collision avoidance.