Built-in Bluetooth Technology
Powered by Parrot®
Don’t fuss or fiddle with your phone and say goodbye to uncomfortable headsets and earpieces. Most importantly, stay focused on safe driving. Many state laws require you to use a hands-free device if you are driving behind the wheel, and with good reason. The perfect way to stay safe and still carry conversations in the car is with the use of a hands-free device. Get the convenience of carrying phone conversations in your car, hands-free with the CDE-103BT! The CDE-103BT is equipped with Bluetooth wireless technology, without the need for any additional adapters.
How it Works
The CDE-103BT is powered by Parrot, the global leader in wireless devices for mobile phones, for expanded compatibility for many Bluetooth wireless technology enabled cell phones. Check with your local authorized Alpine retailer for phone compatibility.
Now, make and take phone calls conveniently. When a call comes in, your music mutes to carry the phone call. You can set up your cell phone/head unit to automatically answer your calls. View caller information including caller ID, missed, dialed, and received calls right from the head unit display. Use the supplied microphone to speak, and then listen through your car’s speakers. Once the call is finished, the music plays again. This truly makes the transition from your phone calls to music an enjoyable, and convenient driving experience.
With select compatible phones with streaming audio capability, you can listen to music stored on your phone and have it stream through your speakers. Bluetooth compatibility and functionality may vary depending on cell phone and service provider.
Simple Plug-in with Front USB Port and Front Aux Input
With direct USB/auxiliary input available conveniently on the front of the head unit you can connect to additional devices. Connect MP3 players like the iRiver Clix, Creative Zen, or Toshiba Gigabeat, using the MTP protocol or even connect USB memory devices like thumbdrives and USB hard drives. Song lists on USB devices are displayed in alphabetical order, and the unit will find music files while ignoring other file types.
Note: MP3 device or cell phone cannot be independently controlled through the head unit.
Works with iPhone and Made for iPod
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The CDE-103BT is more than just a CD player, it is designed to work with your iPod or iPhone – so you can enjoy all your favorite music wherever the road takes you.
Connect your iPod or iPhone using the KCE-433iV cable (required, sold separately), and get instant access to all your music, right from your head unit. With Full Speed you get convenient control so you can scroll through all your Playlists, Artists, Albums, and Songs – and view all your song information right from the display on your head unit. Enjoy all your music whether from your iPod or iPhone, Alpine always brings the music to your car.
Compatible iPods and iPhones
- iPod 5G Video
- iPod Nano 1G, 2G, 3G, 4G
- iPod classic 1G, 2G
- iPod touch 1G, 2G
- iPhone 2G, 3G
Tons of music? Find it fast! With Alpine’s exclusive QuickSearch technology, you’ll be able to find what you want, the quickest and easiest way possible. With so many ways to listen to thousands of songs, now you can get super-fast access to artists, songs, albums, playlists, and radio stations. Large control buttons and a rotary encoder make it easy to scroll through all your sources, including your iPod, Radio stations and CD’s. No interruptions, while you search, just let the Alpine play.
For especially big music libraries, Percentage Search function uses the preset buttons for quick jumps to specific parts of the list. Save yourself from scrolling through each song one by one, when you can just jump to a segment of your library with a touch of a button
|Get a Boost in Great Sound|
With Alpine, expect the premium sound your ears deserve. This head unit allows you to customize your crossover adjustments so you can control where you send high and low frequencies, so you get the best sound out of your factory or upgraded system. Of course for a true power upgrade just add-on the KTP-445 Power Pack to instantly increase your head unit’s power to a true 45Wx4 RMS, now we’re talking about some serious sound!
Color it up! Choose from classic blue, red, amber, or green to better match the interior lighting of your dash.