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The Alpine iLX-W690D Digital Media Receiver features a 7-inch hi-res capacitive touchscreen, which works perfectly with smartphone connectivity features like Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. It is designed to give smartphone users all features they want and need to enjoy their car rides. The built-in DAB+ digital radio tuner lets you enjoy radio stations in excellent sound quality, while the high-speed charging function for smartphones ensures that your phone battery is rapidly charged. Bluetooth audio streaming allows everyone in the car to contribute with their phones and music to the party on the road.
The unit features a very shallow installation depth of only 6 cm, which allows installation even in vehicles without full DIN-sized installation docks.
You can further upgrade your iLX-W690D with the KTA-450 4-channel Power Pack or KTA-200M Mono Power Pack Amplifier with PowerStack capability, to increase your sound output by five times. Both units can be mounted together, to create a very compact package that can fit into a regular 2DIN space. This Power-Stack design even won a “Best of CES Award 2019”.
Bring all your music with you on your smartphone or stream music through Spotify, Amazon Music, Apple Music or other online platforms. Do you love to navigate using Google maps, Waze, Apple Maps or other amazing navi apps? The Alpine iLX-W690D is an amazing product that allows you to make full use of your smartphone in the car — without breaking the bank.
The built-in DAB+ tuner uses the most advanced digital technology to deliver radio reception with outstanding, noise-free sound quality. DAB+ also offers many other advantages over traditional FM radio: choose from a much wider range of radio stations and after the initial station scan easily select your desired channels from an alphabetic or genre list of available stations.
Use your iLX-W690D with Apple CarPlay or Android Auto compatible navigation apps to get you to your next adventure. There are many excellent navigation apps available (such as Google maps, Apple maps, Waze, etc) that also include live-traffic information and advanced search functions.
The iLX-W690D “Works with Apple CarPlay” and lets iPhone users make and receive calls, access text messages, play music, and get directions in a way that allows them to stay focused on the road. Apple CarPlay is accessed through the capacitive touch screen or the mic button to activate Siri voice control and is compatible with iPhone 5S and later (iPhone must be connected via Apple lightning cable).
This Head Unit is compatible with Android Auto to use hundreds of compatible apps while you drive and works with the Google Assistant. To access the Google Assistant on Android Auto, say "OK Google" or select the mic button. Google Assistant in Android Auto allows users to play their favorite music, get driving directions to their destination, interact with smart home devices and reply to text messages – hands free.
Connect your smartphone via USB and charge your phone with high-speed charging technology. This ensures that your smartphone is rapidly charged while you drive and is ready to use when you exit your car.
If your car is equipped with parking sensors, you can continue to use this convenient function with your iLX-W690D. Alpine offers many vehicle data-bus interfaces to connect your Head Unit to your vehicle’s data-bus system. This enables compatibility with your vehicle’s steering wheel control buttons, display of air conditioning settings as well parking sensor display. You can also connect Alpine reversing or front cameras for more driving safety. Vehicle specific interface required.
The built-in Bluetooth module allows hands-free operation of your mobile phone while you drive. You can also stream music via Bluetooth to your Alpine iLX-W690D and enjoy the sound through your car’s audio system.
Give your iLX-W690D a sound boost with the 4-Channel KTA-450 Power Pack amplifier, that emits 4 x 50 Watts RMS. Thanks to Alpine’s exclusive Dynamic Peak Power (DPP) technology, this can even increase to 100 Watts DPP per channel during dynamic musical passages. Or power-stack the KTA-200M and connect a compatible subwoofer for extra bass in your system.
Mounted together, the iLX-W690D and the KTA-450 or KTA-200M amplifier measure at less than 12,7 cm deep, so they can fit in any standard 2DIN radio dock to create Alpine’s award winning Power-Stack design. Brackets and included cable harnesses allow for a fast and easy install. Enjoy the extra sound system boost without the bulk and hassle of a traditional amp.