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Before you buy
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Will it work with your current DAB aerial?  See here.
Need a new aerial?  View compatible models here.

Alpine CDE-136BT DAB/DAB+/DMB-A car radio/CD with DAB+, USB, Aux-in, and iPod/iPhone control & Parrot Bluetooth. 

What's included:
Alpine CDE 136BT DAB/DAB+/DMB-A car radio.
Head Unit
Power Cable
USB Extension Cable
RCA Output Cable
Mounting Sleeve
Carrying Case
Rubber Cap
Hex Bolt
Screw (M5 × 8)
Owner’s Manual
FREE Fast Royal Mail First Class Delivery.
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Special features
Also receives DAB+ / DMB-A stations (where available), making it the only Pan-European in-dash replacement head-unit on the market.

Alpine CDE 136BT main features and benefits
DAB, DAB+ and FM / AM (MW) / LW tuners for great on-the-road entertainment.
Receives all UK DAB stations (subject to coverage).
Also receives Band III and L-Band DAB, DAB+ & DMB-A stations (subject to coverage).
Plays CD, CD-R, CD-RW, MP3/WMA/AAC discs
Plays external analogue sources through front aux-in connection.
Plays MP3/WMA/AAC files via rear USB.
Parrot Bluetooth 
iPod/iPhone control
Find-by-touch rotary main control keeps your eyes on the road.
Variable colour display is visible even in bright sunlight.
Fits all vehicles capable of accepting a standard DIN unit.
Detachable front panel for carefree listening.
Pre-set stations are retained even after DAB scan is performed (unlike many in-car DAB radios)
reception with suitable aerial. 

Alpine CDE 136BT Cautions:
Unless you buy a bundle complete with aerial or already have one, you will also need a DAB aerial.  View compatible models here

Manufacturer's Description:

Built-in DAB, DAB+ and DMB Tuners
The CDE-136BT lets you enjoy radio with excellent digital sound quality via its built-in DAB, DAB+ and DMB tuners. It provides Service Search and automatic switching between DAB and RDS (depending on regional availability). It also has a DAB antenna power supply

Built-in Parrot Bluetooth with BT Plus
Featuring Parrot Bluetooth capability, this CD Receiver gives you hands-free operation of your Bluetooth-enabled mobile phone with full phonebook access. BT Plus offers many new functions, such as received SMS text message alert, GSM signal strength indicator, automatic phonebook update, alphabetic phonebook search, 5 echo cancellation presets, ID3 tag display when streaming music (if supported by phone), battery charge indicator and several more

Made for iPhone® and iPod®
You can control your iPhone/iPod from the head unit, using Quick Search to find songs fast. Direct iPod Control Mode lets you use the iPhone/iPod interface for direct operation and for viewing information in your desired language. This comes especially handy when a passenger selects the music while you keep your eyes on the road. Connect your iPod® or iPhone® via the CDE-136BT’s rear USB port (requires KCU-442i or the original Apple USB cables that comes with your Apple product).

Hear Your Favourite Music Sources with Highest Fidelity
No matter what source you use for your favourite sounds:MP3, WMA or AAC, the CDE-136BT is built to handle it. And if you use more than one source, all the better! Naturally, because this is a top quality head unit, the music always sounds extremely clear and lifelike.

Quick Search
Here’s the best way to find your music fast. The rotary knob and Quick Search feature let you easily and quickly browse through your iPod music by playlist, artist, album, song, genre, podcast, audiobook or composer.

Expand your listening choices with USB and AUX Input
Expand your listening choices by plugging your USB mass storage devices into the rear USB port. There’s also a 3.5mm mini jack for MP3 players.

4 Illumination Colours Selectable
You can adjust the Head Unit’s button illumination colour to match your dash. The main button can be switched to green, blue, red or amber illumination, while the other buttons can be set to green or red illumination.

Works with Nokia
You can connect Nokia phones via USB to play back the music stored on the phone. You can also control basic music playback functions such as play, pause and title skip and search for music by files and folders. The phone also charges while it is connected. Requires KCU-230NK connection cable.

Main Features

Memory Presets: Preset Stations (FM:18 / MW:6 / LW:6)
Memory: Auto Memory
Seek Mode: Local / DX Selection

DAB Tuner
DAB Tuner Built-in
DAB+/DMB Supported
Service Preset: 18 Preset Memory (6 services for each band, DAB 1/2/3)
Auto Ensemble/Service Memory
RDS Fallback (where available)
Service Search Function
PTY Search Function
Antenna Power Supply Selection

Built-in Parrot BLUETOOTH®
Hands Free Calling: HFP (Hands Free Profile), HSP (Head Set Profile) Compatible Phones
Streaming Music: A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile) Compatible
Streaming Music Control: AVRCP (Audio/Video Remote Control Profile) Ver.1.3 Compatible
BT Plus Advanced BLUETOOTH Technology
Connection: SSP (Simple Secure Pairing) Supported
Phone Book Synchronization
Phone Book Search: 3 Letters Alphabet Search
Speed Dial: 6 Preset Memory
Multiple Phone Number Registration: 5 Phone Numbers per entry
Phone Book Label Display: General, Mobile, Home, Office, Other
Voice Dial Operation
Auto Answer
Call Waiting
Call History Display: Dialled Call / Received Call / Missed Call
Speech Volume Level Adjustment: Possible for Outgoing and Incoming Volume
Hands-Free Phone Sound Setting: 5 Type Selection
Signal Strength Indicator
Battery Level Indicator
Short Message Indicator
Menu Language Selection: English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch
Firmware Updatable
Microphone: Microphone Included

Made for iPod® / iPhone®
Compatibility for iPod/iPhone: Made for iPod touch 4th/3rd /2nd/1st Gen., iPod nano 6th/5th/4th/3rd/2nd/1st Gen., iPod classic 160GB/120GB/80GB, iPod with video, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 3G and iPhone
Connection: KCU-442i (Sold separately) Required
Available Selections: Playlist/Artist/Album/Song/Podcast/Genre/Composer/Audiobook
Alphabet Search
Percentage Search
Direct iPod/iPhone Control
Direct Up/Down: Playlist/Artist/Album/Genre/Composer
M.I.X. (Shuffle) Play: Song, Album, All
Battery Charging

Works with Nokia
Works with supported Nokia Phones: Mass Storage Mode
Connection Type: Micro USB Connection
Connection: KCU-230NK (Sold separately) Required

Music Playback
MP3/WMA/AAC Playback
File/Folder Name Search
Folder Up/Down
M.I.X. Random Play
Battery Charging
Disc Player
Disc Type: CD Player
Disc Playback Type: CD, CD-R/RW
Music Playback: CDDA, MP3/WMA/AAC
M.I.X. Random Play: Track/File, All
CD Text Display
CD Text Name Search
DAC: Multi Bit DAC
Zero data Mute: 0 Bit Mute
Digital Servo

USB Media Connection
USB Connection: Rear USB Connection
Music Playback: MP3/WMA/AAC Playback
USB Class: Mass Storage Class
File/Folder Name Search
Folder Up/Down
M.I.X. Random Play

Sound Tuning
Bass Engine™
Subwoofer Level Adjustment
Subwoofer Phase Select
Subwoofer System Select: Subwoofer Level Control Management
High Pass Filter
Low Pass Filter
Equalizer: Flat, Pops, Rock News, Jazz, Electrical Dance, Hip Hop, Easy Listening, Country, Classical, User Customize
3-band Parametric Equalizer
Loudness Feature
Source Tone Memory
Power IC Management System

Power Output: 4 x 50 W High Power Amplifier
Display: 14 Segments White LCD Display
Control Type: Rotary Encoder Knob
Face Color: Black
Illumination Buttons: 4 Illumination Colour Selectable for Main Button (Blue/Green/Red/Amber), 2 Illumination Colour Selectable for Sub Buttons (Red/Green)
PreOut: 3 PreOuts (2V, Front/Rear/Subwoofer)
AUX-In: Front AUX Input (3.5mm mini jack)
Steering Wheel Remote Control Ready
Remote Control Ready
DAB Antenna Connection
Display Language: Russian Display Capability (Tag Information)
Detachable DIN Trim Plate
Detachable Face Plate
Power Antenna Lead
Remote Turn-On
Audio Interrupt

Max Power Output Ratings
Max Power Output: 4 x 50 W

FM Tuner
Tuning Range: 87.5 - 108.0 MHz
Mono Usable Sensitivity: 0.7 μV
Alternate Channel Selectivity: 80 dB
Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 65 dB
Stereo Separation: 35 dB
Capture Ratio: 2 dB
MW Tuner
Tuning Range: 531 - 1,602 kHz
Usable Sensitivity (IEC Standard): 25.1 μV / 28 dB
LW Tuner
Tuning Range: 153 - 281 kHz
Usable Sensitivity (IEC Standard): 31.6 μV / 30 dB

DAB Tuner
Tuning Range Band III: 174.9 - 239.2 MHz
Tuning Range L-Band: 1,452.9 - 1,490.6 MHz
Sensitivity Band III: -98 dB
Sensitivity L-Band: -96 dB
Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 85 dB
Distortion: 0.1 %
Difference of Output Level: 0 dB

Disc Player
Frequency Response: 5 Hz - 20k Hz (±1 dB)
Channel Separation (at 1kHz): 85 dB
Dynamic Range (at 1kHz): 95 dB
Total Harmonic Distortion (at 1kHz): 0.008%
Wow & Flutter (%WRMS): B.M.L.
Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 105 dB

USB Requirements: USB 1.1/2.0
Max. Power Consumption: 1,000 mA
USB Class: Mass Storage Class
File System: FAT 12/16/32
MP3 Decoding: MPEG-1/2 AUDIO Layer-3
WMA Decoding: Windows Media™ Audio
AAC Decoding: AAC-LC format “.m4a” file
Number of Channels: 2-Channel (Stereo)
Frequency Response: 5 Hz - 20k Hz (±1 dB)
Total Harmonic Distortion (at 1kHz): 0.008%
Dynamic Range (at 1kHz): 95 dB
Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 105 dB
Channel Separation (at 1kHz): 85 dB

Version : Bluetooth V 3.0
Output Power: +4 dBm Max. (Power class 2)
HFP: HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
HSP: HSP (Head Set Profile)
A2DP: A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
AVRCP: AVRCP (Audio/Video Remote Control Profile) V1.3

Sound Tuning
Subwoofer Level Adjustment: 0 to +15
HighPassFilter: Off / 60 / 80 / 120 / 160 Hz (Selectable)
LowPassFilter: Off / 60 / 80 / 120 / 160 Hz (Selectable)
BassLevel Control Range: -14 to +14 dB
BassCenterFrequency: 60 / 80 / 100 / 120 Hz (Selectable)
Bass Bandwidth Adjustment (Q): 4 choices (0.5 =narrow, 1.0 =medium, 1.5 =medium, 2 =wide)
Mid Level Control Range: -14 to +14 dB
Mid Center Frequency: 500 / 1k / 1.5k / 2.5k Hz (Selectable)
Mid Bandwidth Adjustment (Q): 4 choices (0.75 =narrow, 1.0 =medium, 1.25 =medium, 1.5 =wide)
TrebleLevel Control Range: -14 to +14 dB
TrebleCenterFrequency: 7.5k / 10k / 12.5k / 15k Hz (Selectable)
Treble Bandwidth Adjustment (Q): 2 choices (0.75 =narrow, 1.25 =wide)

Power Requirement: 14.4 V.DC (11-16 V allowable)
Pre Output Voltage (Before Clipping): 2 V/10 k ohms
Operating Temperature (°C): -10 °C to +60 °C
Maximum Mounting Angle: 35° from Horizontal
Weight: 1.5 kg
Din Size: 1DIN
Chassis Size (W x H x D) mm: 178 x 50 x 161 mm
Nose Piece Size (W x H x D) mm: 170 x 46 x 25 mm

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