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DNX697S eXcelon:Navigation Multimedia Receiver

DNX697S eXcelon:Navigation Multimedia Receiver

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About: Kenwood Excelon DNX697S Navigation Receiver

The Kenwood Excelon DNX697S navigation receiver offers a simple yet compelling proposition: a wealth of handy features, seamless phone integration, impressive sonic performance, and spot-on directions, all in a handsome package. I could stop writing about the stereo right here, but something tells me you want to dig a little deeper. Very well — here's a teaser before we get to the real reasons you want the DNX697S: the Excelon designation means you get a 2-year warranty, high-voltage preamp outputs, dual detachable rear USB inputs, and high-performance audio components that'll keep your ears happy as you drive.
 

General Features:

  • DVD/CD navigation receiver
  • 6.75" clear resistive touchscreen
  • built-in Garmin navigation system
  • plays media loaded with MP3, WMA, AAC music files, plus high-res WAV and FLAC files
  • fits double-DIN (4" tall) dash openings
  • built-in Bluetooth for hands-free calling and audio streaming
  • built-in HD Radio tuner
  • AM/FM tuner

Smartphone Features:

  • compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto (wired connection)
  • wired screen mirroring for iPhone and Android with "Mirroring for Kenwood" app
  • music control and charging of Apple devices using the USB connections
  • Pandora and Spotify control with iPhone and Android
  • compatible with Kenwood Remote S smartphone app for wireless source selection through your phone

Navigation Features:

  • Garmin maps of the United States, Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico, and U.S. Virgin Islands, plus 6 million points of interest
  • 3 years of Garmin map updates included with purchase (Garmin Express software suite for PC required)
  • optional traffic reports available through INRIX smartphone app — 5-year subscription included with purchase (smartphone required)
  • text-to-speech voice prompts announce actual road names at turns
  • lane assistance and junction view
  • 3D terrain view

Audio/video Features:

  • plays CDs, DVDs, USB memory devices, and microSD cards (see Details for full capabilities)
  • Drive EQ boosts specific frequencies to overcome road noise
  • 13-band EQ
  • high- and low-pass filters and 3-way crossover
  • digital time alignment, space enhancer, sound realizer, sound elevation, bass boost, and loudness
  • dual-zone A/V output
  • supports rear-view camera adjustable parking lines (optional camera required)
  • audiophile-quality sonic circuitry including gold-plated preamp outputs

Expandability:

  • compatible with SiriusXM satellite radio tuner
  • inputs: two rear detachable USB inputs; microSD card slot; rear A/V input (mini); two camera inputs; input for Kenwood DRV-N520 Drive Recorder
  • outputs: video output (RCA) with audio output (mini-jack); 6-channel preamp outputs (5-volt front, rear, sub)

Other Information:

  • wired connection to parking brake required to access settings and other features on this receiver (the brake must be connected and set for video display)
  • microSD card slot for map updates
  • built-in amplifier (22 watts RMS/50 peak x 4 channels)
  • compatible with most factory steering wheel audio controls (adapter required)
  • warranty: 2 years

What's in the box:

  • Navigation receiver w/ fixed 6.75" touchscreen monitor (15A fuse)
  • Sleeve (attached)
  • Trim ring
  • Wiring harness
  • Two 39" USB extension cables
  • GPS antenna (attached 11.5' cable terminated by a proprietary connector)
  • Microphone w/ bracket (attached 10' cable terminated by a right-angle mono 3.5mm connector)
  • 7" Male minijack to female RCA adapter cable
  • Self-adhesive pad
  • 2 Radio removal tools
  • 6 Pan-head ISO-mount screws
  • 6 Flat-head ISO-mount screws
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Warranty card