Premium 7-inch AV performance
The legends of car audio have done it again with the Kenwood DMX8521S. New for 2023 it delivers a host of premium features with the iconic Kenwood styling and quality. Suited for any installation and customer, the Kenwood DMX8521S is a great choice from Australia's leading experts in Car Audio; Bankstown Sound & Marine.
Coming standard with wired and wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, high-resolution audio, 13-band graphical EQ, 4x camera inputs, USB Type-C connectivity and 3x 5V RCA pre-outs the Kenwood DMX8521S is sure to meet all your requirements.
Whilst being feature-rich on the multimedia side, the Kenwood DMX8521S is no slouch when it comes to audio performance and delivering serious sound dominance. Featuring an internal 4x 50W (22WRMS) MOSFET amplifier, a 13-band graphical EQ, 3x 5.0V pre-outs, the Kenwood DMX8521S is sure to deliver the clarity and punch you're after in your install.
Apple CarPlay; Wired or Wireless
The best iPhone experience on four wheels; Apple CarPlay is a smart and safe way to control your iPhone® in the car. Apple CarPlay enables you to make calls, navigate with Apple Maps, WAZE or Google Maps, listen to music, plus send and receive SMS messages. With the Kenwood DMX8521S, you can connect wired or wirelessly to stay focused on the road.
Android Auto; Wired or Wireless
Enjoy seamless connectivity and control of your Android smartphone in the car. Activate by using your voice, or the pressing the Pioneer touch-screen, Android Auto allows you to make phone calls, navigate with Google Maps, listen to music and send/receive SMS messages. Connect to the Kenwood DMX8521S wired or wirelessly to make any trip convenient.
Bluetooth Hands-Free Connection
Stay safe and obey local mobile device use laws with built-in Bluetooth hands-free control. Easily pair a Bluetooth enabled phone for music and call streaming functionality. Coming standard with an external directional boom microphone, enjoy crystal-clear calls with excellent noise cancellation.
Short Chassis Design
In some modern cars installation space is limited, the Kenwood DMX8521S's short chassis design allows for an easier, more spacious installation in even the shallowest of dashboards. This allows for more space for adapter harnesses and adapters without compromising the install.
Reverse Camera Input
Reversing can be a stressful experience. The Kenwood DMX8521S's reverse camera input allows you to connect up to 4x optional cameras for improved safety (visibility of hazards) and peace of mind, particularly when parking your vehicle or towing.
7.0" Capacitive Touch Screen
The Kenwood DMX8521S packs an impressive fully flat capacitive touchscreen that allows for fast and responsive touch gestures and very high detailed images.
Digital Media Receiver
Enjoy your music when and where you want it. The Kenwood DMX8521S is a Digital Media Receiver, meaning it does not have a CD or DVD slot. Enjoy your music via Bluetooth, USB or Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
Expandable Sound System
Build on your new system by adding aftermarket speakers, amplifiers and subwoofers to your vehicle using the RCA Preouts. Really upgrade your sound with these powerful, clear amplifier connections.
High Resolution Audio is a complicated recording and producing method that takes more sound 'samples' per second than traditional CD and MP3. The result - it sounds like it's being played in person. Outstanding quality and something special to hear.
Enjoy the full use of your mobile device on your screen via USB. Mirror your phone's screen to your head unit to enjoy Videos, TV Shows and Movies via Netflix, YouTube, Disney+ and more. Your vehicle must be stationary and in Park to lawfully use these features.
200mm Fitment Trim Plate
The standard inclusion of a 200mm trim plate in the Kenwood DMX8521S allows for an effortless installation in Toyota's and some Subaru's without the added cost and complexity of additional facia kits. Please review and confirm with us, or Aerpro to ensure your vehicle doesn't need anything else.
iDatalink Maestro Compatible
New to the Australian market, iDatalink Maestro is simply a connection from your cars ECU to the Kenwood DMX8521S. The benefits coming from this connection are more in-depth information and control over your car with customisable gauge clusters. Although the Kenwood DMX8521S is compatible with iDatalink Maestro, it does require another product to enable and get working.