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Kenwood eXcelon In-Dash CD Receiver With iPod USB Direct Control - KDC-X494

Abt Model: KDCX494 | UPC Code: 019048187826
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Product Details

Kenwood eXcelon In-Dash CD Receiver With iPod USB Direct Control - KDCX494

Key Features:

  • Full Dot FL Display that is Selectable Between 2 Line or Large Text
  • USB 1-Wire Direct Connect for High-speed Control of iPod/iPhone Audio
  • Direct Search Function for iPod
  • Illuminated Front USB and AUX Port with Sliding Cover
  • New Enter and Return Key Operation
  • Favorite Function Presets
  • 3 4V Preamp Outputs
  • New Remote Control


Display Full Dot

  • Spectrum Analyzer

Remote Control

External Media Control

  • Sirius Control Optional KCA-SR50
  • XM Control Optional
  • HD Radio Control Optional KTC-HR300
  • Bluetooth Control Optional KCA-BT200
  • Changer Control Optional KDC-C669


  • AM/FM
  • iTunes Tagging


  • iPod USB 1Wire Connection
  • All Random
  • Reverse Browsing
  • iPod Control by Hand
  • Alphabet Search
  • Skip Search
  • Related Search
  • High Speed Search
  • Direct Search
  • Works With iPhone


  • Supported File Formats WMA / MP3 / AAC
  • 24-Bit Digital-Analog Converter
  • 0-Bit Mute Circuit
  • AUX Inputs Front AUX Input


  • Tone Fader Bass / Tre / Mid
  • EQ
    • System Q-EX
    • Parametric Equalizer 3-Band
    • Bass Boost
    • Crossover System E's+


  • Supreme Supreme
  • Pre-out 3Pre 4.0V @ 600O

Sub Woofer Reference Control Interface

Built-in Amp Cut Off

Dual Zone (Front / Rear Switchable)

External Interface

  • Steering Wheel Control Interface Optional
  • Marine Remote Control Interface Optional KCA-RC60MR




  • FM Frequency Range 87.9MHz - 107.9MHz
  • FM Frequency Step (200kHz)
  • FM Usable Sensitivity 9.3dBf
  • FM Quiet Sensitivity 15.2dBf
  • FM Frequency Response (±3.0dB) 30Hz-15kHz
  • FM Signal/Noise 70dB(MONO)
  • FM Selectivity Over80dB(±400kHz)
  • FM Stereo Separation 40dB(1kHz)


  • AM Frequency Range 530kHz-1700kHz
  • AM Frequency Step (10kHz)
  • AM Usable Sensitivity 28dBµ (25µv)


  • Digital Filter(D/A) 8 Times OverSampling
  • D/A Converter 24 Bit
  • Frequency Response 10-20kHz(±1dB)
  • Total Harmonic Distortion 0.008%(1kHz)
  • Signal/Noise Ratio (dB) 110dB(1kHz)
  • Dynamic Range 93dB
  • MP3 Decode Compliant with MPEG-1/2 Audio Layer-3
  • WMA Decode Compliant with Windows Media Audio


  • Compatibility USB 1.1 & 2.0 Full Speed
  • File System FAT16/32
  • Maximum Supply Current 500mA
  • Decode MP3/WMA

Preout Level(mV)/Load - Unbalanced 4000mV/10kO(CD/CD-CH)

Preout Impedance(O) Under600O

Speaker Impedance(O) 4-8O


  • Maximum Power 50Wx4
  • Full Bandwidth Power 22Wx4


  • Operating Voltage 14.4V (11V - 16V allowable)
  • Maximum Current Consumption 10A
  • Installation Size
    • Width 182(mm) 7-3/16(in)
    • Depth 158(mm) 6-1/4(in)

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): 2 Years Parts And Labor
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Key Features
Full Dot FL Display/ USB 1-Wire Direct Connect For High-Speed Control Of iPod/iPhone Audio/ Direct Search Function For iPod/ Illuminated Front USB And AUX Port With Sliding Cover/ New Enter And Return Key Operation/ Favorite Function Presets/ Black Finish
More reasons to buy the Kenwood KDC-X494 from Abt Electronics
  • is an authorized dealer (Learn More).
  • The Kenwood KDC-X494 is Brand New.
  • The Kenwood KDC-X494 Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
  • Abt ships this product for free!
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