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Kenwood CD Receiver with Built-in Bluetooth & HD Radio

Frys#: 8003394 Model: KDC-BT958HD
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  • TDF(Theft Deterrent Faceplate)
  • Anti-Dust Flip-up door
  • Built -in HD Radio
  • Front AUX & Dual USB Interface (Front/Rear)
  • Sound Excellence DSP (DTA, Sound Elevation, Highway Sound... )
  • Bluetooth Built-in (Hands-Free Profile / Audio Profile)
  • MP3/WMA/AAC/WAV Files Playback with ID-3 Tag Display

Detailed Description
(Manufacturer # KDC-BT958HD )
Feature Highlights
Drive EQ
Road noise is the enemy of all audio systems found in vehicles. The inherent frequencies of road noise masks a wide range of the audio signal found in music, and this is the reason KENWOOD engineers developed Drive EQ. Drive EQ boosts specific frequencies in the audio signal to compensate the negative impact of road noise.
3Line / 2Line Selectable LCD Display

Choose between a larger two line display or more information from a three line display.
Dual USB Ports

USB devices can be connected not only to the front panel, but also to a cable on the rear.
CD Door / Cover

For dust prevent ion, a CD Door/Cover has also been adopted.
The Perfect Entertainment Package
Works with Pandora Internet Radio for iPhone and Android

Customized internet radio that plays music based on your favorite artists. KENWOOD receivers provide a rich Pandora experience.
Kenwood "Music Control" for Android smartphone

Download this free application from Google Play and use the search function to easily find a track you would like to listen by using the artist name or the like.*Compatible only with Android smartphones supporting mass storage devices.
SiriusXM Ready

SiriusXM is channels and channels of anything you want to listen to. Commercial-free music, sports, talk radio and entertainment. If thata?™s not enough there is comedy, news, traffic, weather and more. It can all be found on SiriusXM.
iHeartRadio for iPhone and Android

iHeart Radio is an Internet radio platform that delivers content from over 800 local Clear Channel radio stations from all over the United States. iHeart also functions as a music recommendation system, making it easy and fun to discover new music.
HD Radio®

HD Radio has improved FM and AM sound quality, more content with the additional broadcast channels.
Variable Color???illumination

TYou can select a preset color or create your own to match the dashboard lighting or your mood of the day.
Bluetooth Technology
Play music via Audio Streaming (A2DP/ AVRCP)

Easily stream music from your phone or other Bluetooth devices directly to thereceiver. Functions such as track name display and track search are also available from the receiver.
Voice Dialing/ Siri Eyes Free

The receiver will allow the voice dialing feature found on most smartphones to work through Bluetooth.
New External Bluetooth Microphone

For easy installation, a new microphone with angle and swivel adjustment is included.
Hands Free, Phonebook Transfer
Access Phonebook, Last Calls, and Missed Calls from the receiver and make hands-free calls.
iPhone Automatic Pairing

Automatic Bluetooth pairing function for iPhone via USB is available on all built-in Bluetooth receivers.
Other Features
General Features
  • TDF(Theft Deterrent Faceplate)
  • CD Door / Cover
  • 3Line Full Dot LCD Display
  • Rotary Encoder and Direct Key (TEL) for easy operation
  • Music Search & Mixed Preset memory function
  • Digital Clock (12H)
  • Variable Color Illumination
  • Auto Dimmer Control Function (on/off)
Audio Features
  • Maximum Output Power : 50W x 4 (MOSFET Power IC)
  • Front AUX & Dual USB Interface (Front/Rear)
  • 3 Preout (4V)
  • Supreme sound reconstruction, restores musical to compressed music
  • Sound Excellence DSP
    • Digital Time Alignment & Sound Management System
    • Highway sound
    • 7 Band Graphical EQ and System Q
    • iPod EQ select mode
    • Drive EQ
    • Supreme
    • Space Enhancer
    • Sound Realizer
    • Sound Elevation
    • Loudness
    • Bass Boost
  • Subwoofer Level Adjustable
USB Features
  • MP3, WMA, AAC, WAV Decoder with ID-3 Tag Display
  • iPod/iPhone Direct Connection with Optional cable
  • iPod Alphabet/Skip/2 Speed Search Function
  • Pandora / iHeart Radio / aha Radio App Ready (iPhone App)
  • TuneIn / Deezer / Aupeo! Support (iPhone App)
  • Compatible with KENWOOD Music Control for Android
  • Drive Change (For Android or Card Reader)
Tuner Features
  • Built-in HD Radio
  • Sirius XM Ready
  • iTunes Tagging (HD Radio / Sirius XM)
  • Backup Memory for Tuner Preset
  • FM/AM 24 Station Presets (18FM, 6AM)
  • RBDS with Radio Text
  • AME (Automatic Memory Entry)
  • Up/Down Seek Tuning
CD Features
  • MP3, WMA, AAC Decoder with ID-3 Tag Display
  • Folder Name Manual Search Function without Stopping Audio-play
  • 0-bit Mute
  • CD Text Ready
  • CD-R/CD-RW Compatible
  • Random/Repeat Play
External Media Control Features
  • Bluetooth Built-in (Hands-Free Profile / Audio Profile)
  • Pandora / iHeart Radio / aha Radio App Ready (Android App : A2DP/SPP/Multi Profile)
  • Rear Wired BT Microphone included
  • OEM Remote Interface
Frequency Range (Frequency Step) 87.9MHz - 107.9MHz (200kHz)
Channel Space Selection 50k/200kHz
Usable Sensitivity
Quieting Sensitivity
S/N 46dB
Frequency Response
S/N 75dB(MONO)
Stereo Separation 45dB(1kHz)
Digital FM
Frequency Range
(Frequency Step)
87.9MHz - 107.9MHz (200kHz)
Channel Space Selection 50k/200kHz
Frequency Response(±3.0dB) S/N 20Hz-20kHz
Frequency Range
(Frequency step)
530kHz - 1700kHz (10kHz)
Channel Space Selection 9k/10kHz
Usable Sensitivity
28dBμ (25μ)
Digital AM
Frequency Range
(Frequency step)
530kHz - 1700kHz (10kHz)
Channel Space Selection 9k/10kHz
Frequency Response(±3.0dB)
Laser Diode GaAlAs
Digital Filter(D/A) 8 Times OverSampling
D/A Converter 24 Bit
Spindle Speed (Audio Files) 500rpm - 200rpm(CLV)
Wow & Flutter Below Mesurable Limit
Frequency Response 10-20kHz(±1dB)
Total Harmonic Distortion 0.010%(1kHz)
S/N Ratio (dB) 105dB(1kHz)
Dynamic Range 93dB
MP3 Decode Compliant with MPEG-1/2 Audio Layer-3
WMA Decode Compliant with WINDOWS MEDIA AUDIO
AAC Decode AAC-LC ".m4a" files
USB USB1.1 / 2.0(Full speed)
File System FAT 12 / 16 / 32
Maximum Supply current DC5V(DC logo) 1A
decode MP3/WMA/AAC/WAV Decode
AUX Input
Frequency Response 20 - 20KHz ±3dB
Input Maximum Voltage 1200mV
Input Impedance 10KΩ
Maximum Power 50wx4
Full Bandwidth Power
(at less than 1%THD)
Version Bluetooth Ver. 2.1+EDR Certified
Frequency Range 2.402 GHz - 2.480 GHz
Output Power +4 dBm (MAX), 0 dBm (AVE)
Power Class 2
Maximum Communication Range Line of sight approx. 10m (32.8 ft)
Profile HFP (Hands Free Profile),
SPP (Serial Port Profile),
OPP (Object Push Profile),
PBAP (Phonebook Access Profile),
OPP(Object Push Profile)
A2DP(Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
AVRCP(Audio/Video Remote Control Profile)
Bass -
Middle -
Treble -
Band1 62.5Hz ±9dB
Band2 160Hz ±9dB
Band3 400Hz ±9dB
Band4 1kHz ±9dB
Band5 2.5kHz ±9dB
Band6 6.3kHz ±9dB
Band7 16kHz ±9dB
Operating voltage
(10.5v - 16v allowable)
Maximum Current Consumption 10A
Operational Temperature Range '0°C to +40°C
Installation Size (W)
182(mm) 7-3/16(in)
53(mm) 2-1/16(in)
159(mm) 6-1/4(in)
Weight 1.3(kg) 2.9(lbs)
Preout Level(mV)/Load-Unbalanced 4000mV/10kΩ(CD)
Preout Impedance(Ω) ≦600Ω
Speaker Impedance(Ω) 4-8Ω
Screen Size Inches
Brand Kenwood
Condition New
UPC 019048206541
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