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JVC KW-R520 - Double DIN CD Receiver with Front USB/AUX Input

£99.99 Save £50.00 (33%)  was:£149.99
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Quick Summary:

The KWR520 not only boasts great value but offers great features such as USB that works with Android and Aux that will play music from almost any device with a headphone output not forgetting the CD and vast multi-colour illumination.

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Key Features

Double DIN CD Receiver with Front USB/AUX Input - JVC KW-R520

MP3 CD AM / FM Radio USB Aux input Steering Wheel Control 1 Preout Multi Colour display
So this year you have Android via the USB, this means if you have an Android based phone you will be able to access all your music from the JVC KWR 520 similar to that when using a iPhone.

12 Band Equaliser with 3 Brand Parametric Pro EQ- so what does this mean? Simple, rather than just the simple Bass and Treble controls you can now tune the sound precisely to your musical ear and as well as compensating for the fact most cars sound different, so you will get a great sound regardless of your car or speakers.

Low Pass filter, this is a great feature when you need to add bass. The sound improvement you will make by adding bass to any car audio system simply transforms it. Think how a movie sounds!

A great unit at a great price.

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Technical Specification
  • MOS-FET 50W x 4
  • Sub Woofer Direct Connection (Mono Lch)
  • Android AUDIO MODE and AUTO MODE *1
  • Media Playback: WAV / MP3 / WMA / FLAC
  • AUX Input (Front)
  • Digital Processing Tuner
  • 3-Band Parametric EQ
  • 12-Preset EQ
  • Digital Track Expander
  • 2.5V Line and Subwoofer Pre-Output Level
  • 1 Pair (Rear/Subwoofer Selectable)
  • Variable Colour Illumination
  • Steering Wheel Remote Ready
  • *1 Android (Ver 4.1 and above) AUTO MODE requires JVC Music Play Application.
  • Media Playback
  • MP3/WMA Compatible with ID3 Tag/WMA Tag - CD / USB
  • WAV Compatible with Tag - USB
  • FLAC Compatible with Tag - USB
  • CD Player
  • CD-R/RW Compatible - Yes
  • CD Text - Yes
  • Random/Repeat Play - Yes
  • Frequency Response - 20 - 20,000Hz (+/-1dB)
  • Dynamic Range - 90dB
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio - 105dB (1kHz)
  • Channel Separation - 85dB
  • Wow & Flutter - Below measureable limit
  • Android Control
  • Android Music Playback (AUDIO MODE and AUTO MODE) - Yes (AUDIO MODE & AUTO MODE)[6]
  • Battery Charge - Yes (USB: 1A Max.)
  • iPod/iPhone Control
  • Battery Charge - Yes (USB: 1A Max.)
  • USB
  • Position - Front
  • Random/Repeat Play - Yes
  • USB Power Supply - Yes (1A)
  • USB Mass Storage Class (for music files) - Yes
  • Drive Change Mode for Mass Storage Class - Yes
  • Tuner
  • Radio Data System (RDS) - Yes (with Radio Text Plus)
  • Digital Processing Tuner - Yes
  • Preset Stations - 18FM + 6AM
  • Strong Station Memory (for FM) - Yes
  • Radio Timer - Yes (Once/Daily/Weekly)
  • Tuner Preset Memory (for power disconnection) - Yes
  • FM
  • Frequency Range - 87.5 - 108.0MHz
  • Usable Sensitivity - 8.2dBf (0.71uV/75 ohms)
  • Quieting Sensitivity (46dB) - 17.2dBf (2.0uV/75 ohms)
  • Stereo Separation - 40dB
  • AM
  • Frequency Range - (MW) 531 - 1,611kHz (9kHz), (LW) 153 - 279kHz (9kHz)
  • Sensitivity - (MW) 28.2uV, (LW) 50uV
  • Audio
  • Maximum Power Output - 50W x 4 / 50W x 2 +Subwoofer (4 ohms) 50W x 1
  • Typical Power Output - 22W x 4 (Full Bandwidth Power, at less than 1% THD)
  • MOS-FET Amplifier - Yes
  • Sub woofer Direct Connection (Mono Lch) - Yes
  • Audio DAC - Yes
  • EQ
  • 3-Band Parametric EQ - Yes
  • Easy EQ Setting - Yes
  • Preset EQ - Yes (12-preset)
  • Source Link EQ - Yes
  • Digital Track Expander - Yes
  • Loudness Control - Yes (Off/Low/High)
  • High-Pass Filter/Low-Pass Filter - /Yes
  • Load Impedance - 4 ohms (4 - 8 ohms)
  • Pre-Output Level - 2.5V
  • Line Output Impedance - Less than 600 ohms
  • Subwoofer Output Level - 2.5V
  • Inputs and Outputs
  • AUX Input - 1 (Front)
  • Line Output Terminals (Pair) - 1 Pair (Rear/Subwoofer Selectable)
  • Subwoofer Output with Level/Frequency Control - Yes (Level -8 - +8)
  • Display
  • Variable Colour - Yes
  • Illumination Colour - White (LCD), Variable (Key)
  • Russian Text Display Compatible - Yes
  • Spanish Text Display Compatible - Yes
  • Auto Dimmer - Yes
  • Brightness Control - Yes
  • General
  • Steering Remote Control Ready - Yes
  • ISO Connector - Cable
  • Dimensions (W x H x D)
  • Installation Size - 178 x 112 x 158mm
  • Weight - 1.6kg
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Customer reviews

Stereo fit?
Donna horseman on 13/06/2021 2 star rating

Hi would this Jvc KW-R520 - Double DIN CD Receiver stereo Fit my mk2 Ford Focus 2005 ?

Fitting Ford Focus 56?
Zoe on 15/02/2021 5 star rating

Would his fit a Ford Focus 56 plate? If so, what do I need?

Fitting JVC R520 Mazda MX-5 nc
Graham on 29/05/2019 3 star rating

Not a straight forward to fit as you would believe, had to Google how to fit stereo to brackets instructions not clear! Had to cut wires to make steering wheel controls work, needs better more clear instructions to make the fit easier, had to work out the distance for brackets that don't tell you how and which way to fit brackets

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