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Kenwood eXcelon CD Receiver With Built-In Bluetooth - KDC-X501

Abt Model: KDCX501 | UPC Code: 019048217783
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Kenwood eXcelon CD Receiver With Built-In Bluetooth - KDC-X501

Key Features:

  • TDF(Theft Deterrent Faceplate)
  • Drive Change
  • Maximum Output Power : 50W x 4 (MOSFET Power IC)
  • Kenwood sound reconstruction, restores musical to compressed music
  • MP3/WMA/AAC/WAV/FLAC Files Playback with ID-3 Tag Display
  • Android Rapid Charge
  • Multi language(English, Spanish)
  • Dual Phone Connection
  • Wireless Music Browsing


  • General Features
    • TDF(Theft Deterrent Faceplate)
    • CD Door / Cover
    • 13 Digit 1.5Line LCD Display
    • Rotary Encoder and Direct Key (TEL) for easy operation
    • Digital Clock (12H)
    • Variable Color Illumination
    • Dimmer Control Function (Manual/Set by timer)
  • Audio Features
    • Maximum Output Power : 50W x 4 (MOSFET Power IC)
    • Rear USB & Aux input
    • 3 Preout (5.0V)
    • Kenwood sound reconstruction, restores musical to compressed music
    • Equalizer (13Band)
    • Time Allignement
    • Drive EQ
    • Subwoofer Level Adjustable
    • System Q
    • Bass Boost
    • Loudness
    • Built-in LPF/HPF
  • USB Features
    • MP3, WMA, AAC, WAV, FLAC Decoder with ID-3 Tag Display
    • iPod/iPhone Direct Connection with Optional cable*1
    • iPod Skip/2 Speed Search Function
    • Pandora / iHeart Radio App Ready (iPhone App)
    • Drive Change (For Android or Card Reader)
    • Android Music Playback
    • Android Rapid Charge 
  • Tuner Features
    • Sirius XM (SXV100/200/300) Ready
    • Backup Memory for Tuner Preset
    • FM/AM 24 Station Presets (18FM, 6AM)
    • RBDS with Radio Text
    • AME (Automatic Memory Entry)
    • Up/Down Seek Tuning
  • CD Features
    • MP3, WMA, AAC Decoder with ID-3 Tag Display
    • Folder Name Manual Search Function without Stopping Audio-play
    • 0-bit Mute
    • CD Text Ready
    • CD-R/CD-RW Compatible
    • Random/Repeat Play
  • External Media Control Features
    • Bluetooth Built-in (Hands-Free Profile / A2DP/ AVRCP1.5/Aptx)
    • NFC
    • Dual Phone Connection
    • Wireless Music Browsing
    • Pandora / iHeart Radio App Ready (Android App : A2DP/SPP/Multi Profile)
    • Rear Wired BT Microphone included
    • Remote App for Android, iOS via Bluetooth
    • OEM Remote Interface  



  • Frequency Range(Frequency step): 87.9MHz - 107.9MHz (200kHz)
  • Usable Sensitivity S/N:26dB: 8.2dBf (0.71μV/75 Ohms)
  • Quieting Sensitivity DIN S/N 46dB: 17.2dBf (2.0μV/75 Ohms)
  • Frequency Response (±3.0dB): 30Hz-15kHz
  • S/N: 64.0dB(MONO)
  • Stereo Separation: 40dB(1kHz)


  • Frequency Range (Frequency step): 530kHz - 1700kHz (10kHz)
  • Usable Sensitivity S/N: 20dB: 29dBμ (28.2μv)


  • Laser Diode: GaAlAs
  • Digital Filter (D/A): 8 Times OverSampling
  • Spindle Speed: 500~200rpm (CLV)
  • Wow & Flutter: Below Measurable Limit
  • Frequency Response: 20Hz-20kHz(±1dB)
  • Total Harmonic Distortion: 0.01%(1kHz)
  • S/N Ratio (dB): 110dB(1kHz)
  • Dynamic Range: 90dB
  • Channel Separation: 85dB
  • MP3 Decode: Compliant with MPEG-1/2 Audio Layer-3
  • WMA Decode: Compliant with WINDOWS MEDIA AUDIO
  • AAC Decode: AAC-LC ".aac" files


  • USB: USB 1.1 / 2.0 Full speed
  • File System: FAT12 / 16 / 32
  • Maximum Supply Current: DC5V(DC logo) 1.5A
  • MP3 Decode: Compliant with MPEG-1/2 Audio Layer-3
  • WMA Decode: Compliant with Windows Media Audio
  • AAC Decode: AAC-LC ".aac" files
  • WAV Decode: Linear-PCM
  • FLAC Decode: FLAC file (Up to 48kHz/16bit)

Preout Level(mV)/Load-Unbalanced: 5000mV/10kΩ(CD)
Preout Impedance(Ω): ≦600Ω
Speaker Impedance(Ω): 4-8Ω

AUX Input

  • Frequency Response: 20Hz~20KHz ±3dB
  • Input Maximum Voltage: 1000mV
  • Input Impedance: 30K Ohms


  • Maximum Power: 50w x 4
  • Full Bandwidth Power (at less than 1%THD): 22w x 4


  • Band1: 62.5Hz ±9dB
  • Band2: 100Hz ±9dB
  • Band3: 160Hz ±9dB
  • Band4: 250Hz ±9dB
  • Band5: 400Hz ±9dB
  • Band6: 630Hz ±9dB
  • Band7:1kHz ±9dB
  • Band8: 1.6kHz ±9dB
  • Band9: 2.5kHz ±9dB
  • Band10: 4kHz ±9dB
  • Band11: 6.3kHz ±9dB
  • Band12: 10kHz ±9dB
  • Band13: 16kHz ±9dB


  • Version: Bluetooth 3.0
  • Frequency Range: 2.402-2.480GHz
  • Output Power: +4dBm(MAX)、0dBm(AVE)Power Class 2
  • Maximum Communication Range: Line of sight approx.10m(32.8ft)
  • Profile:
    • HFP 1.6 (Hands Free Profile)
    • SPP(Serial Port Profile)
    • PBAP(Phonebook Access Profile)
    • A2DP(Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
    • AVRCP 1.5 (Audio/Video Remote Control Profile)


  • Operating voltage (10.5~16v allowable): 14.4V
  • Maximum Current Consumption: 10A
  • Operational Temperature Range: -10°C to +60°C

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Width: 7-3/16"
  • Height: 2-1/8"
  • Depth: 6-1/4"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 2.9 lbs
  • Shipping: 5 lbs
Key Features
TDF(Theft Deterrent Faceplate)/ Single-DIN/ Dimmer Control Function/ Digital Clock/ Sirius XM Ready/ Backup Memory For Tuner Preset/ FM & AM 24 Station Presets/ CD Text Ready/ CD-R And CD-RW Compatible/ Wireless Music Browsing/ Dual Phone Connection/ Built-In Bluetooth/ Black Finish
More reasons to buy the Kenwood KDC-X501 from Abt Electronics
  • is an authorized dealer (Learn More).
  • The Kenwood KDC-X501 is Brand New.
  • The Kenwood KDC-X501 Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
  • Abt ships this product for free!
TypeSingle DIN
iPod/iPhone ConnectionYes
Bluetooth Hands Free CallingYes
USB InputYes
AUX InputYes
Height (inches)2.12
Width (inches)7.19
Depth (inches)6.25
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