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Kenwood Car Audio DDX42BT Double din AV system with Bluetooth USB iPod

£266.24 Save £33.75 (11%)  was:£299.99
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Kenwood DDX42BT Double din AV system with Bluetooth USB iPod

Save £33.75 (11%)
rrp: £299.99
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Kenwood Car Audio DDX-4025BT Double Din AV station 6.1" Touchscreen CD/DVD/USB with built in Bluetooth
Kenwood Car Audio DDX-4025BT

Key Features

Double din AV system with Bluetooth USB iPod - Kenwood Car Audio DDX42BT

Made for iPod Works for iPhone MP3 CD DVD AM / FM Radio Bluetooth handsfree USB Aux input Stalk Control 2 Preout
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Key Features

  • 6.1 inch Interactive Touch Panel Control with Full Graphic User Interface
  • 2D GUI with variable illumination
  • Multi language GUi & text (17 languages)
  • iPod/iPhone USB direct control ready
  • Bluetooth dongle included (HF & A2DP)
  • Mirror link (with optional KCA-ML100)
  • Front USB & AV input
  • OEM wired remote terminal (requires additional cables)
  • MPEG 1/2 video file, JPEG & DivX playback
  • Navigation with optional KNA-G620T

General Features

  • DIN Size 2 DIN
  • Disabled System Indicator (DSI)
  • Security Code Function (Fixed)
  • On Screen Display (OSD) Operation
  • Smooth GUI
  • Selectable GUI Background Wallpaper
  • Key Illumination Variable colour
  • Installer Memory
  • Back-up Memory
  • Attenuator with Smooth Volume Return
  • Touch Sensor Tone
  • IR Remote Sensor (remote optional)
  • CAS Technology
  • Digital Clock (24H)
  • ISO connector
  • Made for iPod
  • Bluetooth unit built-in
  • Optional navigation system unit (KNA-G620T)
  • Firmware upgreadable

Monitor Features

  • In-Dash/On-Dash In-Dash
  • LCD Type TFT 6,1" Wide
  • LCD backlight LED
  • Display Mode: 4 Mode (Full/Just/Zoom/Normal)
  • High Resolution VGA Display
  • Screen Adjustments: Brightness/Tint/Colour/Contrast/Black Level/Sharpness/Dimmer
  • Dimmer function ON/OFF/Sync
  • Visual Source Mode: DVD/Video/USB/iPod/AV-in
  • Touch Panel
  • NTSC/PAL judge Auto
  • V.OFF/TFT Off Mode

Multimedia GUI Features

  • Variable Colour illumination
  • GUI colour coordinate
  • Menu text in selectable language: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch, Greek, Turkish, Russian, Arabic, Chinese, Hebrew, Persian, Thai, Persian, Hebrew,
  • Indonesian
  • Colour Pallet: 256
  • Base Colour Class: 65000
  • Background Customize
  • Preset Wallpaper Type
  • Software updates (SoC) (USB)
  • Scroll Display

Tuner Features

  • RDS (PI, PS, AF, TI, Clock)
  • Radio Text Plus
  • Program Type Function (PTY)
  • Enhanced Other Networks Function (EON)
  • K3I - Clean Reception Tuner
  • FM Reception
  • AM (MW/LW) Reception
  • Presets 24 Presets (18FM / 3LW / 3MW)
  • Station Select List
  • Automatic Memory Entry (AME)
  • Up/Down Seek Tuning
  • Tuning mode (Auto1 / Auto2 / Manual)
  • FM Stereo / Mono Selector


  • Disc Capacity 1 Disc(s)
  • DVD±R/RW Compatible
  • DVD Region Code 2
  • CD-R/RW Compatible
  • CD Text
  • MP3, WMA,AAC & WAV playback
  • Digital/Analog Converter 24 bit
  • MPEG1/2 Video File (.mpg) Compatible
  • JPEG File (.jpg) Compatible
  • DivX
  • CD-DA Repeat/Scan/Random play
  • Direct Search
  • Time Code Display
  • Resume Play
  • Zoom Control (DVD/VCD)
  • Disc Menu Direct Touch

USB Features

  • USB Interface port : FRONT OF UNIT
  • USB Type USB1.1 / USB 2.0 Full Speed
  • Kenwood Music Editor Lite
  • Kenwood music control App for Android
  • MP3, WMA, AAC & WAV playback
  • MPEG1 Video decoder
  • MPEG2 Video Decoder
  • DivX Video Decoder
  • Repeat/Scan/Random search
  • Direct search
  • Resume play
  • Time code display

iPod Features

  • USB Direct control (2 wire) : with optional cable KCA-iP202
  • USB Video & Audio direct control (3 wire) : with optional cable KCA-iP22F
  • Album art support
  • App & iPod control mode
  • Garmin iPhone app mode
  • Reverse browsing Touch & iPhone
  • Works with iPhone
  • Battery charge

Audio features

  • Max. Output Power (MOSFET Power IC) 4 x 50W
  • Pre-out 3RCA: Front/Rear/Subwoofer
  • Pre-out Output Level 4V
  • Auxiliary Input AV Front Input
  • Subwoofer Reference Level Adj.
  • Source Tone Control & Memory Bass / Mid / Treble
  • Balance/Fader Control
  • Loudness Control
  • Att.(-20dB) with smooth Volume Return
  • System QEX (Preset & Manual Sound Control)
  • System E's+ (Built-in HPF & LPF)
  • Beep On/Off

Video Features

  • Audio/Video Output 1 RCA
  • Audio/Video Input Yes, 1 RCA
  • iPod AV input switchable to additional AV input
  • Video-In for Rear-view Camera: 1 dedicated NTSC video input (RCA)
  • Advanced navigation terminal

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Andrew on 05/06/2015 5 star rating

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Questions/Answers About This Product
  • Question: 06 September 2014
    Car: Jeep Grand Cherokee - 1992 - 2001

    Would the Kenwood DDX42BT fit into this vehicle?


    This will not fit your car.

    Found Useful? Yes 

  • Question: 13 July 2014
    Car: VW Transporter - 2005 >


    Would this fit a 2013 transporter?

    hi there this will fit straight in, you may need a fascia plate depending if your T5 has a double din stereo shape or VW shape. VW GOLF MK5 TOURAN PASSAT CADDY FaciaAdapter
    CTSVW003 VW Touareg Steering wheel control interface Double Fakra - ISO (Audi/VW)

    Found Useful? Yes 

  • Question: 08 June 2014
    Car: Vauxhall Astra - 2007>

    hi my dad has a astra 2006 reg would this unit fit his car? also main thing he looking for is navi does this have navi built in with eu maps please? thanks sarah

    hi there yes it will fit no problem using:
    Vauxhall Astra Chrome Metallic Double DIN Facia Plate Kit
    Vauxhall Vectra to Kenwood stalk adapter up to 2004
    kenwoods units are best for nav as they use garmin, however this model does not come with sat nav or eu maps the other kenwood models will do such as DNX4250DAB

    Found Useful? Yes 

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Fitting Services

Need help with Installation?

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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