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Sony Double DIN In-Dash Bluetooth Receiver - XAV-68BT

Abt Model: XAV68BT | UPC Code: 027242878358
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Sony Double DIN In-Dash Bluetooth Receiver - XAV-68BT

Enjoy enhanced, in-car audio/video enjoyment, on your terms, with the Sony® XAV-68BT in-car A/V Receiver with Bluetooth® wireless technology. More than hands-free smartphone access with Pandora® radio app control, you can connect, charge, and control any music player via the front USB or playback your favorite CD/DVDs on the beautiful screen.


  • 6.2” Touch Screen Display
    The high-resolution TFT (WVGA) 6.2” touch screen display will inform and entertain you. With responsive onscreen controls and gesture command, access and control is a breeze. Behind the scenes, individual audio and video power supply circuitry deliver added clarity
  • Integrated Bluetooth® Technology
    Easily take calls and stream audio with the XAV-68BT A/V receiver featuring Bluetooth® technology.1 Connect compatible devices and choose between hands-free phone access, audio streaming, or even Pandora® radio app control
  • Pandora® internet radio control
    Pandora®, the leading radio app, gives people access to the music they love anytime, anywhere, via personalized radio stations. The XAV-68BT provides complete access to your Pandora account using your Android™ or Blackberry® phone via Bluetooth® and also for iPhone via USB
  • Front USB input
    The front mounted USB input lets you easily connect almost any portable USB audio device to your system. Connect, charge, and control your Walkman® player, most iPod®, iPhone®4, and other USB devices via the front USB input while viewing song metadata (artist and title) on the display
  • Advanced Response User Interface
    A reactive touch screen allows for interactive ease when selecting sources, transitioning between menu screens, and searching through your USB music content
  • ZAPPIN™ Tuner preset search function
    Use ZAPPIN™ to easily scan through your radio station presets, by listening to intro clips, and find the right station for the moment
  • Plays DVDs/CDs and digital files
    Multi-format playback lets you play MP3, WMA, music files, JPEG’s or MP4 videos from CD/DVD/USB
  • Advanced Sound Engine with EQ3
    The Advanced Sound Engine features EQ3, 3-band equalizer, adjustable LPF/HPF crossovers, Listener Position calibration functionality, Center Speaker Organizer, Rear Bass Enhancer, and Dynamic Loudness volume leveler, all useful features that go a long way to creating the ideal in-car listening environment
  • High-Power
    Whether using the internal 55W x 4 high power amplifier for your speakers or the 2 Volt Front and Rear/Sub selectable RCA pre-amp outputs to feed an external amplifier, you can dial-in your system for optimum sound
  • Auxiliary Audio/Video inputs
    A dedicated rear auxiliary AV input provides additional source playback and connectivity for the Sony® XA-800C rear view camera (sold separately) for rearward visibility, when backing up, especially useful with larger trucks or SUVs



  • Amplifier Section
    • Max power output: 55 watts x 4 at 4 ohms
    • Power Ad Hoc: 17 Watts RMS per channel into 4 Ohms, 4 channels driven from 20 Hz to 20 kHz with less than 1% THD+N
    • Speaker Impedance: 4-8 Ohms
  • Audio
    • Audio Format(s) Supported: MP3/WMA/AAC/JPEG/MP4/XviD files
    • Band: AM / FM
    • Equalizer: EQ7: 7 band EQ with +/- 6 dB adjustment at: 63, 160, 400, 1000, 2500, 6300 and 16000 Hz
    • Frequency Response: DVD / CD: 10-20,000 Hz
    • Preout Impedance: 220 ohms
    • Preout Voltage: 2 volt
    • S/N Ratio: Audio Power: CEA2006 S/N 80 dBA
    • Signal-to-Noise Ratio (dB): DVD/CD Player: 120 dB
    • Station Preset(s): 18 FM / 12 AM
    • Tuner Frequency Range
      • FM: Tuner Frequency Range(MHz): 87.5-107.9
      • AM: Tuner Frequency Range(kHz): 530-1710
    • Tuner Type: SSIR-EXA with RDS
    • Volume Control: Tel/Nav Attenuation Circuitry
    • Wow and Flutter: Below measurable limit
  • Capability
    • CD: DVD/CD-R/RW
  • Convenience
    • Tilt Range: 0-45° mounting angle
    • CD Text Display: CD/MP3/WMA/AAC data displayed
    • Dimmer Adjust: Selectable Auto/on/off
    • Key Illumination: White Key Illumination
    • On-Screen Clock: 12H
  • Display
    • Aspect Ratio: 17:9
    • Color: Supports PAL/NTSC/SECAM/PAL-M automatic select
    • Display Technology: TFT (WVGA) Active matrix
    • Text Displayed: Source, artist, track, playback time, menu and clock
  • Inputs and Outputs
    • 12V Trigger Output(s): Power amplifier Remote turn on
    • Antenna Terminal(s): AM/FM Antenna Input Terminal
    • Audio In: Front USB and Aux in with variable level
    • Audio/Video Input(s)
      • Front: USB input, AUX in
      • Rear: AUX in, 1 audio/video, 1 camera in with reverse input trigger
    • Digital Audio Input(s): Ability to use all forms of USB devices may vary as not all devices are compatible. This unit is compliant with MSC (Mass Storage Class) and MTP (Media Transfer Protocol) type USB devices compliant with the USB standard. This unit cannot recognize USB devices via a USB hub.
      • This unit can be connected to the following iPods. Update your iPod to the latest software before you use it
        • iPod Nano 1st - 6th generation
        • iPod Touch 1st - 4th generation
        • iPod Classic
        • iPod with video
        • iPhone
        • iPhone 3G
        • iPhone 3GS
        • iPhone 4
        • iPhone 4S
        • iPhone 5
          • If you have any questions or problems concerning your unit that are not covered in the owners manual, consult your nearest Sony dealer
    • Infrared Port: Wireless remote (RM-X170)
    • Input(s): Microphone Input Terminal
    • Monitor Output: Video Outputs (Rear)
    • RCA Audio Output(s): Front and Rear/Sub selectable RCA pre-amp outputs
    • Remote Jack: Optional wired remote terminal
    • USB Port(s): Front USB - Full Speed
  • Power
    • Current Drain: 5 - 7 amps
    • Input Voltage: 12 V DC car battery (negative ground)
    • Output Power: 55W x 4 Watts Max Power - CEA2006 Standard Power Output: 17 Watts RMS per channel into 4 Ohms, 4 channels driven from 20 Hz to 20 kHz with less than 1% THD+N.
  • Tuner
    • FM Usable Sensitivity: 10 dBf
    • Frequency Response: FM: 20-15,000 Hz
    • S/N Ratio: 70 dB (mono)
    • Selectivity: 75 dB at 400 kHz
    • Stereo Separation: 30 dB at 1 KHz
  • Video
    • Brightness: 400 cd/m2
    • Contrast Ratio: 500
    • Panel Type: 6.2" TFT Active Matrix LCD Color Monitor
    • Picture Modes: Normal, Wide, Full and Zoom
    • Resolution: 800 x 480
    • Color System: NTSC / PAL / SECAM / PAL-M automatic select
  • Wireless Connectivity
    • Compatible Bluetooth® Profiles
      • A2DP 1.2
      • AVRCP 1.4
      • HFP 1.6
      • PBAP 1.1
      • OPP 1.1
      • SPP
    • Frequency Band: 2.4 GHz band (2.400 - 2.4835 GHz)
    • Maximum Range: Line of sight approx. 10 m (33 ft)
    • Modulation Method: FHSS
    • Output: Bluetooth Standard Power Class 2 (Max. +4 dBm)
    • Wireless Connectivity: Bluetooth Standard version 3.0

Bluetooth Feature & Device

  • BT Spec.
    • Version: Bluetooth Version 3.1
  • Bluetooth Audio Feature
    • Audio Codec: SBC
    • Audio Level Adjustment: Yes (-10dB to +15dB)
    • CUE/REV: Yes
    • Meta Data Indication: Yes
    • PAUSE: Yes
    • TRACK +/-: Yes
  • Bluetooth Feature
    • # of records connected: 5 (HFP+Audio)
    • Call Volume Level Control: Yes
    • Call history (# of): Yes (20 numbers)
    • Connection Status (maximum #): [1HFP/PBAP+1Audio]
    • DTMF: Yes
    • Echo/Noise Canceler: Yes
    • External microphone: Supplied
    • Last dialed call: Yes (select from the dialed call history)
    • MIC GAIN Adjustment: Low/Mid/High
    • Phonebook Access via PBAP: Yes
    • RF ON/OFF: Yes
    • Ring alert select: Auto
    • Ring volume level control: Yes
    • Speed dial: Yes (6 memories)
    • TEL out channel: Front
    • Voice Dialing: Yes
  • Profile
    • A2DP: Yes (1.2)
    • AVRCP: Yes (1.4)
    • HFP: Yes (1.6)
    • OPP: Yes (1.1)
    • PBAP: Yes (1.1)
    • SPP: Yes

Feature & Device

  • Amp & General Feature
    • High Pass Filter: Yes
    • Low Pass Filter: Yes
    • Pre Out: Front & Rear/Sub selectable
    • Sub Out: Yes
    • TEL ATT/Navi ATT: Yes
  • Tuner Feature
    • Preset: FM 18/AM 12
    • RDS/EON (NA Only:RBDS, Others:RDS): Yes, RDS only


  • Accessory
    • Warranty card: Yes

Specifications chart

  • Tuner
    • FM: Tuning range(MHz): 87.5 - 107.9 MHz
    • MW: Tuning range(kHz): 530 - 1710 kHz

USB Feature & Device

  • USB Mass Strage Device Control Feature
    • Pause: Yes
    • Resume Play: Yes
    • Shuffle: OFF/FOLDER
    • ZAPPIN: Yes
    • Audio Codec: MP3/WMC
    • Audio Playable File Extension: mp3/.wma
    • Video Codec: Xvid/JPEG
  • Other Features
    • Power Supply: up to 1A
  • USB Capability
    • USB Mass Storage Device: Yes

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 4"
  • Width: 7.125"
  • Depth: 6.75"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 3 lbs 12 oz
  • Shipping: 6 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts and Labor


  1. Interoperability and compatibility among Bluetooth® devices vary
  2. Pandora® internet radio control works with compatible Blackberry® and Android™ based smartphones via Bluetooth®
  3. Not all USB devices are compatible. Consult www.esupport.sony.com for complete details
  4. Compatible with iPod® with video, iPod Classic®, iPod nano® 5th through 7th gen., iPod Touch® 3rd through 4th gen., iPhone®, iPhone 3GS, iPhone4 and 4S, iPhone 5, 5C, and 5S
  5. Not all files may play back due to file variations. Copy-protected ACC-LC files not supported
  6. Rated Power: CEA2006 Standard Power Output: 17 Watts RMS × 4 at 4 Ohms < 1% THD+N SN Ratio: 80 dBA (reference: 1 Watt into 4 Ohms)
More reasons to buy the Sony XAV-68BT from Abt Electronics
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  • The Sony XAV-68BT is Brand New.
  • The Sony XAV-68BT Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
  • Abt ships this product for free!
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