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In the new Model XL Wireless, Geneva has turned the trend for tiny on its head, applying the limit of its award-winning design formula to deliver true audiophile performance in an all-in-one system. Equipped with high quality aptX Bluetooth streaming, DAB/DAB+/FM radio and CD, Geneva’s latest XL model will upscale all of today’s music sources effortlessly, generating a wide, flawless frequency range for music lovers and style gurus, even in the largest rooms. Above all, the newest XL remains a thoroughbred Geneva design. Beautifully contoured in the Geneva range of red, black and white piano-lacquered finishes, it has the looks to complement any interior - especially when mounted to its optional brushed aluminum stand - and it’s as satisfying to use through cabinet-top controls or from the slender remote control provided.
Within the new XL’s lacquered real wood enclosure an expertly configured audio system generates gloriously detailed full-frequency stereo sound from no fewer than six high quality speakers housed in four discrete acoustic chambers, and custom powered by dedicated DSP controlled amplifiers, each tailored to optimize driver response. Its unmatched audio fire-power will energise music files, Internet radio and on-line libraries through superior wire-free Bluetooth aptX streaming from the widest range of compatible computers, tablets and smartphones. Experience DAB/DAB+ or FM radio with greater fidelity, or re-visit CD collections though a top-loading player. What’s more, the one-touch selection of source, radio presets, navigation and level make operation a simple pleasure. Add external sources through RCA inputs or TVs, AirPort Xpress and Sonos through an auto sensing stereo mini-jack.
Impressively proportioned to catch the eye and acoustically provisioned to bring genuine scale and lifelike dynamics to every popular music source, the new Geneva Model XL offers a compelling mix of design luxury, wire-free functionality and sound quality all-in-one.
The AVIC-F980DAB combines high-quality audio and video with smart navigation. On top, it supports the latest connectivity options for your smartphone, such as Apple CarPlay, Bluetooth and more. Wait no longer and get truly connected in a much smarter and safer way.
This AVIC unit is equipped with a large 6.2-inch, Clear Type Resistive multi-touch display and an intuitive interface to guarantee smooth and safe operation on-the-go. Plus, you can adapt the button and screen settings for optimal visibility day and night.
The X800D-V exceeds all expectations by providing perfect vehicle integration with Alpine’s premium 8” in-car infotainment system. The system perfectly integrates into the Vito (V639) and Viano (W639) to bring the latest media compatibility, cutting-edge navigation technology and audiophile sound quality to the vehicle. All components are designed to fit perfectly in existing installation locations and integrate perfectly with the vehicle’s electronic systems, maximizing performance without compromise.
Enjoy stunning playback of music and video from CD/DVD, iPod/iPhone and USB, or built-in DAB+ digital radio with the addition of RDS showing exactly what you’re listening to. The HDMI input enables high resolution display of video from compatible smartphones and devices. Plus, built-in Bluetooth Plus provides audio streaming and full hands-free operation with access to phonebook and advanced functions.
The moment you see the CR611 you’ll know that this latest incarnation is pure refinement.With a high-gloss jet-black finish and organically curved side panels, the immediate impression is style and elegance. The centre comes in either black or apple white and the front colour illumination can be changed to white, blue, green or orange for a customisable flourish. The CR611 not only looks superb, it’s also a superb performer, reproducing excellent CD-audio, FM, DAB/DAB+ and Network files. Designed with ease of use in mind, the CR611 features a simple “one-push” Wi-Fi connect. New Bluetooth with NFC boasts connectivity options further and iDevices can be hooked up via a front facing USB port, with an extra rear port for convenience. And there are two digital inputs for connection to a TV.
The CR611 now supports Spotify Connect, as well as a host of other digital media and streaming features. Alongside listening to millions of songs on the world’s most popular online music service, it allows playback of music libraries stored on a NAS (Network Attached Storage) or a computer, provides access to thousands of free internet radio stations, and even supports Apple AirPlay. Listeners can also take control via an Android and iOS compatible Marantz Hi-Fi Remote app. An additional new feature is the speaker A / B configuration, allowing individual volume control for A and B, or master volume control for A and B. Use the Melody Media not just to flood one room with music, but two. This is real versatility in elegant housing.
The CR611 also supports ALAC, as well as 192kHz / 24bit high-resolution WAV, FLAC, AIFF files, 2.8MHz DSD file and Gapless playback.
A feature rich world band radio that covers FM/AM/LW/SW frequencies as well as DAB+ digital radio. It utilises a PLL synthesized receiver for a high level of stability so it stays locked to the station you have chosen without interruption to the receiving signal. It's capable of picking up international radio stations on the SW band and supports the Radio Data Stream (RDS) function for receiving digital information. You can change the frequency with the sensitive tuning dial or key in the frequency directly with the 0-9 keypad. Tuning step can be adjusted between fast, slow and stop for fine adjustments. The easy to read LCD will display frequency, time, and RDS. This radio can store 480 stations in memory with 20 preset DAB+ stations. There's also a 3.5mm headphone output socket for private listening and RCA line out and in. Includes a telescopic antenna. Requires either 4 x 1.5V D size batteries or 6VDC plugpack (included). Can also be run from 4 x 1.5V AA batteries with the included adaptors.