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Kenwood KDC-BT49DAB Bluetooth car stereo with DAB radio built in, Front AUX/USB input.

£156.52 Save £83.47 (35%)  was:£239.99
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Kenwood's all new look KDC-BT49DAB is a real step-up model in their DAB range, enabling you to get the best radio quality

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Kenwood KDCBT700DAB - CD Tuner with DAB, Bluetooth & USB
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Key Features

Bluetooth car stereo with DAB radio built in, Front AUX/USB input. - Kenwood KDC-BT49DAB

Made for iPod Works for iPhone MP3 CD AM / FM Radio DAB Digital Radio Bluetooth handsfree USB Aux input Stalk Control Multi Colour display Face Off

Kenwood’s all new look KDC-BT49DAB is a real step-up model in our DAB range having the benefit of a 1 and half-line LCD display and direct Bluetooth hands-free select key. The CD slot has a dust cover improving the overall look of its front panel, which includes fully variable display colour illumination to match your car dashboard. This model includes front and rear USB inputs to cater for all your USB and iPod/iPhone needs. This model also includes sophisticated Bluetooth hands-free calling feature allowing you to use your mobiles phone book or its Siri type feature to make calls.

Key Features
• Vario Colour Illumination
• CD-cover for anti-dust
• 13 digits + 8 digits LCD display
• Built-in DAB+ tuner, aerial not included
• Built-in Bluetooth (HF + A2DP)
• Front & rear USB & AUX terminal
• 3 RCA preouts (4,0V)
• Made for iPod / iPhone
• Drive EQ
• English/Russian/Greek TAG display

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Technical Specification
General Features
  • DIN Size unit
  • Full Detachable Faceplate
  • Key Illumination : Variable
  • Multi control wheel
  • Accent key : telephone
  • Attenuator with Smooth Volume Return
  • Touch Sensor Tone
  • Digital Clock (24H)
  • All-off Select (20/40/60 minutes)
  • Built-in Connector : Molex 16 pin
  • ISO connector
  • Bluetooth unit built-in
  • USB interface
  • Firmware upgradeable
Display Features
  • Display Type : Liquid Crystal Display (LCD)
  • Display Layout : 13 digits + 8 digits
  • Display Illumination : light-emitting diode (LED)
  • Variable Illumination
  • Dimmer Control : Display & Key (Manual)
  • Brightness control
  • Colour control
  • Demo Mode
  • Special Character Display : English / Russian / Greek
Cosmetics features
  • Front/edge : Piano black
  • Dress plate : Piano Black
  • Volume & operation knob or wheel : Piano black
  • Preset key finish : Piano Black
  • Escutcheon finish : Black Injection
  • Triangle Illumination : Red
  • Volume & operation knob illumination : Variable
  • Front terminals illumination : Variable
  • Key illumination : variable
  • Variable color illumination
Tuner Features
  • Radio Data System
  • Radio Text Plus
  • Program Type Function (PTY)
  • Enhanced Other Networks Function (EON)
  • ATomIC tuner
  • Traffic Information
  • FM Reception
  • AM (MW/LW) Reception
  • Presets 24 Presets (18FM / 3LW / 3MW)
  • Mixed preset memory (FM & AM) : 6 presets
  • Station Select List
  • Tuner preset/recall key
  • Automatic Memory Entry (AME)
  • Up/Down Seek Tuning
  • Tuning mode (Auto1 / Auto2 / Manual)
  • FM Stereo / Mono Selector
  • Preset memory w/o back-up power
DAB tuner features
  • DAB+ tuner built-in
  • Intelligent seek
  • Ensemble seek
  • Tuning mode / Seek mode Auto1/Auto2/Manual
  • Service preset 6 ch * 3 bank presets,
  • Auto service memory (AME)
  • Service list by alphabet order
  • Audio interrupt standby by PTY
  • Audio interrupt standby by announcement
  • DAB-RDS integrated TI
  • DAB-AF (Alternative frequency)
  • DAB priority
  • DAB-DAB/DAB-FM auto switch
  • DLS (Dynamic Label)
  • DCR (Dynamic Range Control)
  • DMB (Digital Multimedia Broadcasting) support
  • PTY (Programme Type) search
  • PTY (Programme Type) watch
  • TPEG (Transport Protocol Experts Group) support
  • TMC (Traffic Message Channel) support
  • Antenna power supply on/off switch
  • DAB Antenna not Included: SMB terminal
CD Features
  • MP3 Playback with ID3 Tag Display
  • WMA (Windows Media Audio) Playback
  • Compatible with Kenwood Music Editor Lite
  • CD Text with special Character Support + Russian & Greek
  • Random Function (Track)
  • Repeat Function (Track/Disc)
  • Scan Function (Track/Disc)
USB Features
  • Front USB terminal
  • USB Type : USB 1.1/USB 2.0 Full Speed
  • Drive Change : up to 5 drives
  • Kenwood Music Editor Lite Compatible
  • MP3, WMA, AAC & WAV playback
  • Repeat/Scan/Random search
  • Resume play
  • Time code display
iPod Features
  • Made for iPod & iPhone *
  • USB Digital connection (1 wire) with optional cable KCA-iP102
  • USB Direct control (2 wire)
  • Music playback
  • Music library search
  • Alphabet search
  • Skip search
  • My playlist
  • Control by hand
  • App & iPod control mode
  • Voice Control using Siri.
  • 2 Speed search
  • Reverse browsing
  • Battery charge + power control
  • 1A current capability Yesh
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Questions/Answers About This Product
  • Question: 03 September 2016
    Car: VW

    i have a 1976 camper van will this fit and what DAB ariel would i need ?

    yes it will fit and you will require the follow dab antenna

    DAB Antenna - High Quality Internal Glass Mounted

    Found Useful? Yes 

  • Question: 28 July 2016
    Car: VW

    Will this fit a 2004 vw caddy


    The KDC-BT49DAB can be installed in your VW Caddy. You will need the following parts for installation.

    VW Touran Facia Plate
    VW Touran Harness Adapter
    VW Touran Fakra Aerial to DIN Aerial with amplified remote feed
    KAE-12DA - Interior windscreen mount 12V DAB antenna

    Found Useful? Yes 

  • Question: 26 May 2016
    Car: VW Polo - 1998 - 2004

    Hi will this fit, and do I need anything else, presumably a DAB antenna



    Good Morning,

    Yes, the Kenwood KDC-BT49DAB can be installed into your VW Polo. In order to install it, you will need to purchase the following installation parts:

    CT27AA08 (ariel adapter booster)
    DABA1 (dab ariel)
    CT24UV09 (storage pocket if your current unit is double din)


    VW VOLKSWAGEN antenna adaptor (PC5-52)
    High Quality Internal Glass Mount DAB Antenna

    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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