JVC KD-X451DBT DAB Shortbody Mechless Car Radio with Bluetooth


The KD-X451DBT DAB+ CD MP3 Car Stereo with Front USB for iPod iPhone connection Front and Rear AUX-In and Bluetooth.

JVC’s KD-X451DBT Digital Media Receiver features Bluetooth technology for hassle free access to your smartphones music library and hands free calling.

DAB delivers crystal clear audio from your favourite FM stations as well as a broad range of digital-only stations ranging from news and talk, to classical and rock. Streaming music can also be done via wired USB for both Apple and Android devices.

A large easy to read LCD display shows the track, album data and artist from your smartphone.

12 Months Warranty.


DAB+ Tuner
DAB (Digital Audio Broadcasting) delivers crystal clear audio from your favourite FM stations as well as a broad range of digital-only stations ranging from news and talk, to classical and rock. Normally, DAB+ is delayed by a few seconds compared to the FM broadcast.

The unit will delay the FM in order to provide seamless switching between DAB+ and FM.

Enjoy both better quality and richer content with DAB+.

Bluetooth Wireless Technology
2 Phone Fill-Time Connection:
You can connect two phones full time via Bluetooth, with secure and simple pairing. Calls to either phone can be received by a push of a key on the head unit.

Bluetooth AVRCP1.5 for Versatile Song Selection
In addition to repeat and random playback of music files, you can also easily search for songs using the browsing function. Just look for and choose songs you want to hear from the folder name and song name lists.

Bluetooth Hands-Free Profile 1.6
HPF 1.6 Wideband Speech is supported, so you can now enjoy hands-free phoning convenience together with higher voice quality and improved noise reduction.

iPhone® / Android™ Bluetooth Automatic Pairing:
Just connect your iPhone or Android device* via USB and the automatic Bluetooth pairing function will work. No complicated manual procedure to worry about. (*JVC Music Play application is required)

Android™ Music Playback
Simply connect your Android smartphone or tablet to the receiver via USB and enjoy a totally “plug and play” music playback solution. The Android Open Accessory Protocol (AOA2) is supported so absolutely no preparation or set-up is necessary – just plug it in and it’s ready to play audio files stored on your Android device in what’s called “AUDIO MODE”. Or, by installing the free JVC Music Play app available on Google Play, you’ll be able to access “AUTO MODE” for added functionality including Folder Up & Down, and Search Artist/Album/Song.

JVC Streaming D.J.
Connect up to 5 Bluetooth devices simultaneously, so you and your friends can take turns streaming music like a DJ. Move to the groove and get the party pumping to the max.

Remote Control App
Control the receiver’s source directly from the smartphone using simple finger gestures with “JVC Remote” app* now available for both iOS and Android. You can even customize your audio setting, and see detailed source information such as song title, artist name and album art etc. from the smartphone.

*JVC Remote App
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Key Features

Short body for easy installation 

Bluetooth Hands Free Call (HFP)
Bluetooth Voice Dialing (voice recognition compatible mobile phone required)
Bluetooth Audio Streaming & Control (A2DP, AVRCP)
Bluetooth 2 Phones Full-Time Connection
Bluetooth iPhone & Android Automatic Pairing
Bluetooth Phone Book Access Profile (PBAP)
5 BT-Audio Connection (JVC Streaming DJ)
DAB+ Tuner built-in
Spotify Control (Android via Bluetooth, iPhone via USB or Bluetooth)
iPod/iPhone Music Playback
Android Music Playback (AUDIO MODE and AUTO MODE)
USB High Current 1.5A Charging
FLAC Compatible ( Up to 96kHz/24bit )
JVC Remote Control App
Variable Color Illumination
2-Line VA LCD Display
13-Band Graphic EQ
11-Preset EQ
Volume Link EQ
Sound Lift
Time Alignment
Space Enhancement
Sound Response
Steering Remote Control Ready


Media Playback
MP3 Compatible with Tag USB
WMA Compatible with Tag USB
WAV Compatible with Tag USB
FLAC Compatible with Tag USB ( Up to 96kHz/24bit )

Bluetooth Control
Built-In Bluetooth Yes (Ver 3.0, Wired-Mic included)
Hands Free Call Yes (HFP 1.6 wideband speech)
2 Phones Full-Time Connection Yes
Audio Streaming & Control (A2DP, AVRCP) Yes
Voice Dialing (voice recognition compatible mobile phone required) Yes
5 BT-Audio Connection [Streaming DJ] Yes
Phone Book Access Profile (PBAP) Yes
iPhone & Android Automatic Pairing Yes

Android Control
Android Music Playback (AUDIO MODE and AUTO MODE) Yes (AUDIO MODE & AUTO MODE)
Spotify Control Yes (via Bluetooth(R))

iPod/iPhone Control
iPod/iPhone Music Playback Yes
Spotify Control Yes (via USB or Bluetooth(R))

Position Front
USB Power Supply Yes (1.5A)
Drive Change Mode for Mass Storage Class Yes

Built-In DAB Tuner Yes
Built-In DAB+ Tuner Yes
Radio Data System (RDS) Yes
Tuner Type
Digital Processing Tuner Yes
Preset Stations 18FM + 6AM + 18DAB
Strong Station Memory (for FM) Yes
Radio Timer Yes (Once/Daily/Weekly)
Tuner Preset Memory (for power disconnection) Yes
DAB+ PTY search
DAB Preset list (15)
Frequency Range Band lll: 174.928 - 239.200MHz
Frequency Range 87.5 - 108.0MHz
Frequency Range (MW) 531 - 1,611kHz (9kHz), (LW) 153 - 279kHz (9kHz)

Maximum Power Output 50W x 4 / 50W x 2 +Subwoofer (4 ohms) 50W x 1
Full Bandwidth Power (at less than 1%THD) 22W x 4
MOS-FET Amplifier Yes
Sub woofer Direct Connection (Mono Lch) Yes
EQ Yes (13-Band Graphic EQ)
Preset EQ Yes (11-Preset)
Loudness Control Yes (Off/Low/High)
High-Pass Filter/Low-Pass Filter Yes/Yes
K2 Technology Yes
Time Alignment Yes
Space Enhancement Yes
Sound Response Yes
Sound Lift Yes
Volume Link EQ Yes
Bass Boost Yes
drvnEQ Yes

Inputs and Outputs
AUX Input 1 (Front)
Line Output Terminals (Pair) 2 Pairs (Front + Rear/Subwoofer Selectable)
Subwoofer Output with Level/Frequency Control Yes (Level -50 - +10)
Subwoofer Output Level 2.5V
Pre-Output Level 2.5V

Display Type 2-Line VA LCD Display
LCD Color White
Key Color Variable Color
Russian Text Display Compatible Yes
Spanish Text Display Compatible Yes
Auto Dimmer Yes
Brightness Control Yes

Detachable Face Panel Yes
Steering Remote Control Ready Yes
Back Up Memory Yes
ISO Connector Yes
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Installation Size 182 x 53 x 100mm
Weight 0.6kg
Remote Control Application Yes
Unit weight in individual package 0.9kg

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