Alpine CDE-196DAB - CD/DAB Receiver with Advanced Bluetooth

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Quick Summary:
The CDE-196DAB combines all the cool features and functions such as opening message customisation, a 3-way crossover, professional sound equalisation and even digital time correction with a high quality DAB/DAB+ receiver featuring DAB-DAB following.
Special Price £199.99 Save £100 (33%) rrp: £299.99
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Key Features

Alpine CDE-196DAB - CD/DAB Receiver with Advanced Bluetooth

The CDE-196DAB combines all the cool features and functions such as opening message customisation, a 3-way crossover, professional sound equalisation and even digital time correction with a high quality DAB/DAB+ receiver featuring DAB-DAB following. Enjoy radio stations in CD quality.

It’s Steering Wheel Remote Control Ready for a perfect install in almost any vehicle. If your car is equipped with a start-stop engine, this Head Unit is even more interesting for you, since it will keep playing when your engine stops at a crossroad.

You can even adjust the button and display illumination colour separately with a stunning 150.000 colour variations.
Technical Specifications

General:

  • Power Output: 4 x 50W High Power Amplifier
  • Display: 13 Segments RGB LCD Display, 1 Lines
  • Control Type: Rotary Encoder Knob
  • Face Color: Black
  • Illumination Buttons: Variable RGB Illumination Buttons
  • Display Colour Setting: Variable RGB Color Display
  • Display and button illumination independently selectable
  • Source key with adjustable brightness
  • Opening Screen Customoize
  • High Grade Audiophile Design
  • 3 PreOuts (2V, Front + Rear + Subwoofer)
  • DAC: 24-bit DAC
  • AUX-In: Front AUX Input (3.5mm mini jack)
  • Steering Wheel Remote Control Ready: Direct connection
  • OEM Sub-display Ready
  • Dimmer Level Control: 4Steps
  • Fader & Balance:
  • Source Change Fade-In
  • Mute: -20dB Mute (Remote control only)
  • Remote Control Ready
  • Menu Language: English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Russian
  • Clock
  • Firmware Updatable via USB
  • Detachable DIN Trim Plate
  • Detachable Face Plate
  • Dimmer
  • Power Antenna Lead
  • Remote Turn-On
  • Audio Interrupt
  • Start-Stop Engine unaffected
  • Power Requirement: 14.4 V.DC (11-16V allowable)
  • Pre Output Voltage (Before Clipping): 2V / 10k ohms
  • Aux In: 1.4V / 10k ohms
  • Maximum Mounting Angle: 35°
  • Weight: 1.4 kg

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
  • A compatible DAB Antenna is required.

Tuner

  • Memory Presets: Preset Stations (FM:18, MW:6, LW:6)
  • Memory: Auto Memory
  • Seek Mode: Local/DX Selection
  • RDS Functions: AF, TA, TP, PTY, News, EON, Radio Text+
  • PTY (Programme Type) Display
  • 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

Made for iPod / iPhone

  • Compatibility for iPod/iPhone: Made for iPod touch 5th/4th/3rd/2nd/1st Gen., iPod nano 7th/6th/5th/4th/3rd/2nd/1st Gen., iPod classic 160GB/120GB/80GB, iPhone6Plus,iPhone6, iPhone 5S, iPhone 5, iPhone 5C, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 3G and iPhone
  • Connection: KCU-445i Required (for iPods / iPhones with 30-pin connector) or KCU-471i (for Lightning Cable)
  • Available Selections: Playlist, Artist, Album, Song, Podcast, Genre, Composer, Audiobook, Genius Mix
  • Alphabet Search
  • Percentage Search
  • App Direct Mode
  • Direct Up/Down: Playlist, Artist, Album, Genre, Composer, Episode Up/Down
  • M.I.X. (Shuffle) Play: Song, Album, All
  • Repeat one
  • Battery Charging

Bluetooth:

  • Built-in BLUETOOTH® Module
  • Hands Free Calling: HFP (Hands Free Profile) or HSP (Head Set Profile)
  • Streaming Music: A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile) Compatible
  • Streaming Music Control: AVRCP (Audio/Video Remote Control Profile) Ver.1.4 Compatible
  • BT Plus Advanced BLUETOOTH Technology
  • Connection: SSP (Secure Simple Pairing) Supported
  • Phone Book: Phone Book Synchronization
  • Phone Book Search: 3 Letters Alphabet Search
  • Speed Dial: 6 Preset Memory
  • Multiple Phone Number Registration: 5 Phone Number Registration Possibility
  • Phone Book Label Display: General, Mobile, Home, Office, Other
  • Voice Dial Operation: Voice Control for iPhone Supported
  • Auto Answer
  • Call Waiting
  • Call History Display: Dialled Call, Received Call, Missed Call
  • Speech Volume Level Adjustment: Adjustable for Outgoing and Incoming Volume
  • Hands-Free Phone Sound Setting: 5 Type Selection
  • Signal Strength Indicator
  • Battery Level Indicator
  • Output Speaker Selection
  • Menu Language Selection: English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Russian
  • Firmware Updatable via USB
  • Microphone Included
  • BLUETOOTH® Version : Bluetooth v2.1 + EDR
  • Output Power: +4 dBm Max. (Power Class 2)
  • HFP: Hands Free Profile
  • HSP (Head Set Profile)
  • A2DP: Advanced Audio Distribution Profile
  • AVRCP: Audio/Video Remote Control Profile v1.4
  • OPP (Object Push Profile)
  • PBAP (Phone Book Access Profile)
  • SPP (Secure Simple Pairing)

Sound Tuning:

  • Subwoofer Level Adjustment: 0 to 15 dB
  • Subwoofer Phase Setting: 0° or 180°
  • BASS ENGINE SQ: Level 0 - 6
  • Bass Level Control Range: ±9.1 dB at 100Hz
  • Treble Level Control Range: ±9.1 dB at 10 kHz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 1): 20 - 100 Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 2): 63 - 315 Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 3): 125 - 500 Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 4): 250 - 1k Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 5): 500 - 2k Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 6): 1k - 4k Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 7): 2k - 7.2k Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 8): 5.8k - 12k Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 9): 9k - 20k Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Gain): -7 to 0 +7
  • Parametric Equalizer (Bandwidth): 3, 4, 5
  • 2Way Crossove Mode: Cut-off Frequency 20-200Hz, Slope Flat/6/12/18/24 dB/oct, Level -12 to 0dB
  • 3Way Crossover Mode: Cut-off Frequency Low/Mid Low 20-800Hz Mid High 20-20kHz High 1k-20kHz, Slope Flat/6/12/18/24 dB/oct, Level -12 to 0dB
  • Application Volume Level Setting: ±14 dB
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Questions/Answers About This Product

Question: 03 August 2016

Car: Audi A3 - 2003> -

Hi, im thinking of buying this stereo. Could you please advise what connectors and adapters i will need for everything to work properly including which fascia. Thanks Matt

Answer:

Hi To fit the alpine CDE-192R to your audi the following parts are required. Facia, CT24AU04 wiring harness, CTSAD00C.2 antenna adapter, IPISO2D stalk control lead, CTALPINELEAD CDE-192R - CD receiver with USB & iPod control

Question: 18 August 2016

Car: -

Will the plug-in wiring fit exactly as the Mercedes Audio 10 Cd which is Alpine made for Mercs. Is there and adapter so I do not need to cut wiring.

Answer:

Hi Audio 10 normally has a standard Iso harness . That will plug into the Alpine unit.

Question: 14 December 2016

Car: Subaru Forester - 1997> -

What do I require in the way of a wiring loom, for my car.I do not have steering wheel controls and the original radio is still in. thx

Answer:

Good morning To fit the CDE-192R to your forrester you will require the following parts. Wiring harness, CT20SU01 CDE-192R - CD receiver with USB & iPod control

Question: 05 December 2017

Car: -

Hi there, My wife just ordered one of these yesterday for me and I was wondering what all I'll need in order to make this work and fit with my Golf MK5, which has the original head currently in place

Answer:

hi, you will require the following parts to change the radio in your car CT24VW03 Single Din Facia CT27AA14 Aerial Adaptor CTSVW002.2 Steering Control Adaptor Alpine multi-stalk patch lead

Question: 15 December 2017

Car: Fiat Panda - 2007> -

Thinking about buying this radio what would I need to fit it?

Answer:

Hi You will need the following parts for your Fiat Panda. CT24FT06 Single Din Facia AERIAL ADAPTER ISO RADIO TO DIN AERIAL CT27AA01

Question: 02 January 2018

Car: Peugeot Boxer - 2007> -

Hi will this fit my van what steering wheel adaptor wire do i need will this work when the ignition is off can you supply a remote control for this model too Many Thanks

Answer:

hi, you can purchase a steering control adaptor but we would need to know the year and ideally model of radio your vehicle has, the stereo will only work when the key is turned to the accessory point, in regards to remote controls they are available from alpine we would have to confirm the price with alpine but i believe they are around £35.00

Question: 06 January 2018

Car: Skoda Fabia - 1999-2007 -

Got this as a Xmas present do I need a different wiring harness as plugged it in with the one that comes with it and nothing happens many Thanks Ali

Answer:

Hi Ali What year is teh Skoda Fabia?

Question: 08 January 2018

Car: Skoda Fabia - 1999-2007 -

Hi thanks for your reply it’s reg is HT54CWN REGESTERED 2005 many Thanks Ali

Answer:

the following loom is listed for your car if it has the steering controls buttons, if not the unit can be fitted without but you may need to install an ignition feed to power the radio when the key is switched on CT24SK01 Single Din Facia CTSSK001.2 Steering Control Adaptor

Question: 09 January 2018

Car: Skoda Fabia - 1999-2007 -

Thankyou for getting back to me my registration is a 54 plate but regestered 2005 on log book many Thanks Ali

Answer:

the following loom is listed for your car if it has the steering controls buttons, if not the unit can be fitted without but you may need to install an ignition feed to power the radio when the key is switched on CT24SK01 Single Din Facia CTSSK001.2 Steering Control Adaptor

Question: 16 January 2018

Car: -

My Clio is 57 plate will have to do anything extra to get the steering buttons to work with this stereo, not technically minded

Answer:

yes to make the steering controls work with this alpine radio you will need to use the following two parts CTSRN005.2 Steering Control Adaptor Alpine multi-stalk patch lead

Question: 15 April 2018

Car: BMW 3 Series (E46) - 1999-2005 (E46) -

Hello I am interested in upgrading my radio in my bmw 330ci 2002 plate. I am wondering what adapters I will need so that it works with the steering wheel and cd changer.

Answer:

Hi You will need the below listed accessories for installation. CTSBM004.2 Steering Control Adaptor CT27AA17 Aerial Adaptor CT24BM01 Single Din Facia Alpine multi-stalk patch lead

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Fitting Services

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Here at CarAudioCentre we offer a professional and reputable fitting service in all our stores. For all fitting enquiries and bookings please visit or call one of our nationwide stores. Our fitters can install your new car stereo, DAB radio, audio visual, speakers, subwoofers or amplifier. We can also help to connect your iPod or MP3 player to you existing audio unit and can offer the best advice on the right in-car entertainment for your vehicle, to further this more we also offer a total 100% custom installation service for demo and show vehicles. So if you have an idea come on in and run it past us, the possibilities are endless and we are never too busy for an enthusiastic chat about our favourite subject.

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"That our two year warranty on products is only applicable to purchases made directly from us and that have been fitted in one of our stores."

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