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Kenwood Excelon In-Dash MP3/WMA/CD Receiver - KDC-X493

Abt Model: KDCX493 | UPC Code: 019048182111
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WMA/CD Receiver - KDCX493/ 14 Segment/13-Digit FL Display/ Rotary Encoder/ Key Illumination (Blue)/ 50W x 4 Maximum Output Power/ 3-Band Parametric EQ/ Front USB 2.0 Input
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Kenwood Excelon In-Dash MP3/WMA/CD Receiver, Model KDCX493



  • TDF (Theft Deterrent Faceplate)
  • 14 Segment/13-Digit FL Display
  • Music Search
  • Favorite Memory
  • Rotary Encoder for Easy Operation
  • Key Illumination (Blue)
  • Manual Dimmer Function (2Step)
  • Supplied with Remote Control Unit


  • Maximum Output Power : 50W x 4
  • 4.0V 3 Preouts
  • System E's Xover System
  • Bass Boost
  • System Qex: 3-Band Parametric EQ
  • Front AUX Input with Input Sensitivity Adjust
  • Attenuator (-20dB) with Smooth Volume Return


  • Front USB 2.0 Input for thumb drives, external HDD and compatible iPods
  • iPhone/iPod USB 1-wire Direct Control connection (recommend KCA-iP101 cable)

iPhone/iPod USB Direct Control

  • Alphabet Search
  • Percentage Search
  • Skip Search
  • Reverse Browsing
  • All Random Playback

Single CD

  • WMA playback (Windows Media Audio)
  • MP3 playback (MPEG1-Layer3)
  • ID-3 Tag Display
  • 24bit D/A Converter
  • 0-bit Mute
  • CD-R/CD-RW Compatible
  • Supreme for improved compressed music playback

External Media Control

  • Bluetooth Hands-Free Profile / Audio Profile ready (optional KCA-BT200)
  • iPod ready (optional KCA-iP500 for older iPods)
  • Satellite Radio Ready (optional KCA-SR50 + Sirius Tuner)
  • HD Radio Ready
  • Dual External Media Control Capability (with Optional KCA-S220A)

FM/AM Tuner

  • FM/AM 24 Station Presets (18FM, 6AM)


  • # Of Characters / # Of Text Lines: 13-Characters / 1-Lines
  • # Of Pre-amplifier Outputs: Rear/Sub Switchable
  • 2-Zone: Yes
  • Auxiliary Input: Front
  • Bluetooth Hands-Free Ready: KCA-BT200 Required
  • CD Changer Ready: Yes
  • Decoder: AAC, WMA, MP3
  • Digital-To-Analog Converter: 24-Bit Resolution
  • Display: 14-Segment FL
  • Equalizer: 3-Band Parametric
  • File System: FAT 16/32
  • Frequency Response: 10Hz - 20Hz
  • HD Radio Ready: Yes
  • High-Pass Crossovers: 8-Point Crossover
  • iPod Ready (1st-6th Gen): Optional KCA-iP500
  • iPod Video/Nano (5th/6th Gen): KCA-iP200
  • Low-Pass Crossovers With Sub Control: 5-Point Crossover
  • Maximum Output Power: 50 Watts Impedance
  • Maximum Power Supply Current: 500mA
  • Music Search Function: Multi-Control Wheel
  • Portable USB Mass Storage Players: Yes
  • Preout Level / Impedance: 4V @ 600O
  • Remote Controler: Yes
  • Satellite Ready: Sirius: CA-SR20V + Sirius SC-C1 Tuner or XM: KCA-XM100V + XM Mini Tuner
  • Security: Detachable
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 110dB
  • Steering Wheel Remote Control Input: Requires Compatible 3rd-Party Accessory
  • Total Harmonic Distortion: .008%
  • USB 2.0 Inputs: Front
  • USB Direct Control: 12Mbps Max Speed
  • USB Interface: 1.1
  • USB Thumb Drives: Yes

Approximate Weight:

  • Shipping: 5 lbs
More reasons to buy the Kenwood KDC-X493 from Abt Electronics
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  • The Kenwood KDC-X493 is Brand New.
  • The Kenwood KDC-X493 Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
  • Abt ships this product for free!
Kenwood Excelon In-Dash MP3/WMA/CD Receiver

Kenwood Excelon In-Dash MP3/WMA/CD Receiver


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