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Kenwood eXcelon In-Dash Double-DIN AV Navigation System With Built-In Bluetooth - DNX6980

Abt Model: DNX6980 | UPC Code: 019048192707
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Kenwood eXcelon In-Dash Double-DIN AV Navigation System With Built-In Bluetooth, Model DNX6980

Multi Route Review
The Multi Route Review function uses three parameters: Faster Time, Shorter Distance, and Less Fuel to “intelligently” calculate the optimum route, enabling users to reach their destinations as quickly and efficiently as possible.

Lane Assist with Junction View
Lane Assist function guides you to the appropriate lane to be in for upcoming junctions and interchanges, and Junction View displays a realistic view of upcoming road details facilitating a safer navigation experience.

Built-in NAVTEQ Traffic NAVTEQ
provides real-time traffic data for over 90 major cities in North America, including Canada. If traffic is congested up ahead or there is a road closure, the navigation system will automatically re-navigate the route to show you how to get to your destination, quick and easy.

Pandora Connectivity
A number of Pandora functions can be controlled from the receiver, one of which is Bookmark Artist that enables users to bookmark the artist(s) being played at the time. Other convenient functions include sorting operations such as A to Z Search that categorizes station names in alphabetical order, and Sort by Date that arranges and lists station names by dates registered.

iPod Connectivity
The My Favorite Albums feature of the DNX6980 allows the user to "flick through" album art from a connected iPhone or iPod and create their own personal "Top Ten". Up to 2,000 album art images can be uploaded to the receiver. Memory function of the Favorite Album in Album Art Favorite Search is Kenwood's exclusive feature.

Built-in Bluetooth
With a Bluetooth-enabled Kenwood model, pairing the receiver with a Bluetooth mobile phone is now easier than ever and once paired, phonebooks can be downloaded into the receiver quick and easy. What’s more, phone numbers can be preset and call histories can be stored onto the receiver for speedy access helping to create a safer driving experience.

Color Coordinated GUI and Variable Color Key Illumination
Users can color-coordinate the background colors to their preferences and change button illuminations using the Variable Color Key illumination.


  • 6.1" WVGA Monitor
  • 50W x 4 MOSFET
  • POI Phone Number Search
  • Dual Zone AV Control
  • iPod Control by Hand
  • Easy Map Update via USB
  • Split Screen Control
  • Animated GUI with Color Coordination
  • Map update via USB thumb-drive
  • Variable Color Key Illumination
  • Multi-Language Menu & Text (English, Spanish, French and etc.)
  • 3 PREOUTS 5V
  • USB x 1
  • 1AV-In 1AV-Out
  • Rear View Camera-In
  • Steering Remote-In

Approximate Weight:

  • Shipping: 7 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts And Labor
Key Features
6.1 " WVGA Monitor/ 50W x 4 MOSFET/ Dual Zone AV Control/ Built-In NAVTEQ Traffic/ iPod Connectivity/ Pandora Connectivity/ Color Coordinated GUI/ Variable Color Key Illumination/ Multi-Language Menu & Text/ 3 Preouts 5V/ Black Finish
More reasons to buy the Kenwood DNX6980 from Abt Electronics
  • Abt.com is an authorized dealer (Learn More).
  • The Kenwood DNX6980 is Brand New.
  • The Kenwood DNX6980 Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
  • Abt ships this product for free!
TypeAV Receiver
Display Size (inches)6.1"
iPod/iPhone ConnectionAudio and Video
Display TypeTN LCD
Bluetooth Hands Free CallingYes
Built-In GPSYes
USB InputRear
AUX InputNo
Text to SpeechYes
Voice ControlNo
Live Traffic ServiceYes
FM Traffic CompatibilityYes
Maps IncludedYes
AM PresetsYes
Multiple Destination RoutingNo
Points of InterestYes
Voice GuidanceYes
Tuner TypeAM/FM
Power SourceDC Power
Number of Waypoints500


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