Kenwood KMM-BT505DAB Short Body DAB Car Radio with Bluetooth

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Kenwood KMM-BT505DAB Digital Media Receiver with Bluetooth & DAB+ Tuner Built-in. Digital Media Receiver Removable front panel with variable key illumination DAB+ Radio Bluetooth HF & A2DP Android iPhone/iPod Spotify USB AUX 2 Preouts Remote App & Music Mix App ready.

Whats Included:

  • Kenwood KMM-BT505DAB Car Radio
  • Wiring Loom
  • Microphone
    Internal Glass Mount Aerial Included

12 Months Warranty.


Key Features
Short Body Media Receiver
DAB+ Digital radio tuner built-in
DSP, DTA & 13-band EQ built-in
KENWOOD Remote & Music Mix app ready
Spotify App Link Ready
13 digits, 1,5 Line Wide LCD Display
Variable Colour Illumination
Dual Accent Key
2 RCA (front + rear/sub) Preouts (2,5V)

General Features
DIN Size 1 DIN
Detachable Faceplate
Key Illumination Variable LED
Rotary Encoder & Control Knob
Dual Accent Key Handsfree & Audio Streaming
Back-up Memory Tuner presets & menu settings
Attenuator with Smooth Volume Return
Touch Sensor Tone
Digital Clock (24H)
Clock display when power-off default off
All-off Select (20/40/60 minutes)
Built-in Connector Mitsumi, 16 pin
ISO connector , Mitsumi to ISO cable
Bluetooth unit built-in
USB Interface x 1 , (Front)
Firmware Upgradable
Mechless Receiver
Short Body


General Specifications
Operating voltage       14.4V (10.5 ~ 16V Allowable)
Maximum Current Consumption         10A
Dark Current Consumption         Below 1mA
Dimensions (WxHxD)         182 x 53 x 100mm
Weight      600 gr.
Operation Temperature Range   -10°C ~ 60°C
Instruction Manuals   Multi-language quick Guide


Features & Benefits

Display Features
Display Type      Liquid Crystal Display (LCD)
Display Layout   2 line text + custom icons
Vertical Aligment Liquid Crystal Display
Display Illumination   Variable by RGB LED
Dimmer Control          Manual / Set by Timer
Brightness control      Display (31 steps)
Demo Mode
Menu text in selectable language         English/Spanish/Russian

Cosmetics Features
Dress Plate Piano Black
Preset key finish       Piano Black
Escutcheon finish      Piano Black
Volume & operation knob or wheel       Transparent Lighting & Chrome Finished Ring
Triangle Illumination            Red LED
Front terminals dust cover  Yes
Key illumination        Variable by RGB LED
Illuminated front USB port  Variable by RGB LED
Brightness Control (Key)     0 - 31 step
Dimmer Control (Key)         Manual / Set by Timer
Variable color Illumination
Color Zone Concept   2 zone colour control
Brightness zone concept      2 zone brightness control
Chrome-finished accents     Volume knob & faceplate
Tuner Features
Station Select     Manual / Preset
FM Reception
AM (MW/LW) Reception
Tuner Presets (FM/AM)     24 Presets (18FM / 6AM)
Preset memory w/o back-up power
Mixed preset memory (FM & AM)       6 presets
Up/Down Seek/Scan
Automatic Memory Entry (AME)
FM Stereo / Mono Selector
Radio Data System
Radio Text Plus
Traffic Information
Local search
AF Regional        Selectable: AF/AF Reg/OFF
Auto TP search
Enhanced Other Networks Function (EON)
Program Type Function (PTY)   

CE DAB Tuner FeaturesDAB+ tuner built-in
Digital Radio Certification Mark
Intelligent seek
Ensemble seek
Tuning mode / Seek mode Auto1/Auto2/Manual
Service preset    6 ch * 3 bank presets,
Auto Ensemble Memory (AME)
Service list by alphabet order
Preset list
Related service
Audio interrupt standby by PTY
Audio interrupt standby by announcement
DAB-RDS integrated TI
Traffic Information
DAB-AF (Alternative frequency)
Announcement Switching (ASW) Select
DMB Audio (Digital multimedia broadcasting)
Soft Linking
Antenna power supply on/off switch
DAB antenna included     

USB Features
USB terminal     Front with dust cover
USB Type  2.0 High speed
Kenwood Music Control App for Android
Android Open Accessory support (AOA)      V 2.0
MP3, WMA, AAC, WAV, FLAC playback
Repeat/Scan/Random search
Repeat / Random Play
Direct search
Resume play
Time code display
1,5A Charge Capability for Smartphone (BC 1.2).

iPod Features
Made for iPod & iPhone *
USB Direct Control (Audio, 1 wire, Lightning-connector)       with optional cable KCA-iP103
Music playback
Alphabet search
Skip search
Related search
Direct Search
iPod EQ Mode
Control by hand
App & iPod control mode
Spotify App Link
iAP over Bluetooth
iTunes Radio App (iAP)
Reverse Browsing
Battery charge + power control

* Always update to latest Apple firmware


Audio Features
Maximum Output Power    50W x 4
Auxiliary Type   Mini-jack, front panel
Pre-out      2 RCA
Pre-out Output Level 2.5V
Preout Rear / Subwoofer Switchable
Subwoofer Reference Level Adj.
2-Way X'over network
3-Way x'over (bi-amp connection)
Tone Control / Easy EQ      13 band, 8 presets
Balance/Fader/Loudness Control
Bass Boost Circuit       Off/+1/+2/+3/+4/+5
Att.(-20dB) with smooth Volume Return
Easy 3-Band EQ Mode
Graphic Equalizer + Preset 13-Bands Graphic Equalizer with 8 Presets.
Digital Sound Processor (DSP) Built-in
Digital Time Aligment (DTA)
Low- & High-pass Filter
Speaker Size Control  ,Front/rear/subwoofer independently
Kenwood Sound Reconstruction
Sound Reconstruction
Space Enhancer
Stage EQ
Drive EQ  

Bluetooth General Features
Hands Free Profile with High Sound Quality         HFP V1.6
Max num. of regist. phones for HFP     2 phones
2 phones fulltime connection
Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP)
High Quality Audio Streaming     SBC/AAC
Max num. of regist. units for A2DP      5 units
Serial Port Profile (SPP)
Simple Secure Pairing (SSP)
Phonebook Access Profile (PBAP)
Wireless Music Browsing (AVRCP 1.5)
Easy pairing function
iPhone & Android automatic pairing via USB
Voice Dialing / Siri E Free
Spotify App Link
KENWOOD Remote App Ready
KENWOOD Music Mix Support
Catchphone / Call Waiting
Private mode
Alphabet Search (Phonebook)
Noise Canceller
Echo Canceller
Phone device status display
Audio device status display
Signal strength display
Remaining battery display
High-quality noise cancelling microphone     Rear Wired
Bluetooth firmware upgradeable

* depends on phone model/make & Kenwood unit


Front USB & AUX Input
OEM Wired Remote Control ready
DC-Cord    Mitsumi to ISO
Power Control (P.CON) wire
Amplifier pre-out       RCA: Rear & Subwoofer
FM Antenna Input
DAB Aerial input
External microphone input

Tuner Specifications
FM range: 87.5Mhz - 108MHz (50Khz step)
FM Usable Sensitivity 0.71μV/75ohm (S/N 30dBf)
FM Quieting Sensitivity       2μV/75ohm (S/N 46dBf)
FM Frequency Response     30Hz ~ 15kHz (± 3dB)
FM Signal to noise ratio (Mono)  64dB
FM Stereo Separation (1kHz)      40dB
MW range: 531kHz - 1611kHz (9kHz step)
MW Usable Sensitivity        28.2μV
LW range: 153kHz - 279kHz (9kHz step)
LW Usable Sensitivity          50μV

DAB Tuner Specifications
Band III - Frequency range         174.928 MHz - 239.2MHz
Sensitivity - 100dBm
Signal to noise ratio    90dB
DAB Aerial Connector Type         SMB
Output Voltage  14.4V (10.5V to 16V allowable)
Maximum Current     < 100 mA

Codec Specs
MP3 Format       MPEG 1/2 Audio Layer 3-Files
WMA Format     in accordance with Windows Media Audio
AAC Format        AAC-LC “.aac” and ".m4a" files
WAV Format      RIFF waveform Audio Format (only for LinearPCM)
FLAC Format      FLAC files (up to 96kHz/24bit)

USB Specifications
USB Version compatibility  USB 2.0 High Speed
File System         FAT 32/16/12
Maximum Supply current  1500mA
D/A Converter   24bit
MP3 Decode      Compliant with MPEG-1/2 Audio Layer-3
WMA Decode     Compliant with Windows Media Audio
AAC Decode       "m4a" & "aac" file encoded by AAC-LC format
WAV Decode      Linear - PCM Files
flac Decode        FLAC files up to 96kHz/24bit

Audio Specifications
Maximum Power        50W x 4
Output Power (DIN45324,+B=14.4v) 22W x 4
Preout Level      2500mV / 10kOhm,
Preout Impedance     ≤ 600Ohm
Speaker Impedance   4Ohm ~ 8Ohm
AUX Frequency Response   20Hz ~ 20kHz (±1dB)
AUX Maximum Input Voltage      1000mV
AUX Input Impedance        30kOhm

DSP Specifications
Equalizer Type  Graphic
Frequency band         13 bands
Frequency band - Front      62.5Hz ~ 16kHz
Equalizer Gain   –9db ~ +9db
Q Control  0.25/ 0.50/ 1.00/ 2.00
High Pass Filter frequency Through/50 ~ 220 (Hz)
High Pass Filter Slope          -12/-18/-24 dB/Oct
Low Pass Filter frequency  50 ~ 120(Hz)/Through
Low Pass Filter Slope -12/-18/-24 dB/Oct
Time Alignment 0 — 610cm(2 cm step)

Bluetooth Specifications
Technology        Bluetooth V3.0
Frequency          2.402 - 2.48 GHz
Output power    +4dBm(max), 0dBm (AVE) power class 2
Maximum range         Line of sight approx. 10 meter
Handsfree profile (HFP)
Serial port profile (SPP)
Advanced audio distribution profile (A2DP)
Audio Codec       SBC/AAC
Audio/Video remote control profile (AVRCP)
Phonebook access profile (PBAP)

Release keys  2 pieces
Installation Sleeve
DC cord (Mitsumi to ISO)   15 cm
DAB antenna     with 3 m cable
Handsfree Microphone with 3 m cable



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