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Alpine In-Dash Double-DIN AV Navigation System - X008U

Abt Model: X008U | UPC Code: 793276210012
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Alpine 8" In Dash Audio/Video/Navigation System- X008U

Key Features:

  • Same Special 8-Inch Screen Now with Bigger Features
    The record-breaking 8-Inch AVN System is back better than ever to suit your needs with an enhanced My Favorites feature, Dual Zone Video Control, retained factory controls, 3D navigation and built-in Bluetooth® wireless technology.
  • ALPINE RESTYLE Your Vehicle - You Won't Believe It's Not Factory
    Compliment your X008U with a matching Perfect F.I.T. (Factory Integration Technology) dash kit for a factory finished look. Each vehicle-specific Perfect F.I.T. kit matches the shape, color and texture of your vehicle's dash, for a factory-finish look. Each kit comes with all the necessary accessories for the X008U, including vehicle-specific harness, antenna adapter and steering-wheel interface for vehicles with steering wheel control. The universal trim bezel can be used with vehicles that do not have a compatible Perfect F.I.T. kit. Kits are currently available for 35 vehicle models, and kits for additional vehicles will continue to be added to the program. A universal trim bezel is available for vehicles that do not have a compatible Perfect F.I.T. dash kit.
  • Not Sure if the 8-Inch fits in your car?
    Worried it won't fit in your vehicle's dashboard? Fear not, we have a large network of specialized dealers that know their stuff and will be happy to help. With Alpine's Perfect F.I.T. dash kits you get direct installation into a variety of vehicle models. Plus, our Vehicle Fitment Guide shows many of the known fitments for the 8-inch, created by our large network of Alpine Retail Specialists. Talk to a specialist today about how you can get the 8-inch in your car for a premium experience!
  • Enhanced My Favorites At Your Fingertips
    Enjoy up to ten pages of eight shortcuts per user for the features that you use the most, such as:
    • Audio Sources (HD Radio™, Pandora®, iPod®)
    • Phone Settings (Most-dialed Contacts)
    • Navigation Commands (Favorite Destinations, Quick Place Search)
  • A new shortcut soft key within all audio and hands-free sources makes it even easier to add sources than before. Share your vehicle with others. Set up “My Favorites” for up to two users. Easily add, delete, re-name, and re-arrange your short-cut icons by dragging the icon(s) to a new location on the screen. Your settings are kept as a personal profile linked to your phone via Bluetooth. The X008U loads your system preferences when your phone is connected, so you can quickly access the features you use the most by simply pressing the “star” button.
  • Become a Tuning Expert with Tunelt 2.0 App Integration
    • Expanded vehicle choices for easier sound system tuning
    • Share your sound tunings on Facebook
    • BassEngine SQ adjusts bass characteristics for different types of music
    • Simple and easy on-screen Facebook notifications
  • Find it Fast with Quick Search and Alphabet Search
    Have lots of music? Find it fast! With Alpine's exclusive Quick Search 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 playlist, artist, album, song, podcast, genre and composer. You can even use Quick Search to easily access your radio stations. Large control buttons and a Touch Screen make it easy to search all sources, including iPod, Satellite Radio and HD Radio. No interruptions while you search so you can keep enjoying your music. For exceptionally big music libraries, the Alphabet Search function allows you to jump to specific parts of your music library by letter. 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.
  • Go All-Digital with HDMI
    Now it's possible to enjoy even more content than ever before with the X009-GM. The Alpine 9-inch now comes equipped with HDMI compatibility delivering an all-digital audio and video connection via a single cable.


  • 8-inch full VGA high-resolution screen
  • Designed for Alpine's Perfect F.I.T.™ dash kit solutions
  • HD Radio™ receiver built-in
  • Works with Pandora® internet radio for iPhone® and Android™
  • Made for iPod® and iPhone®
  • Siri Eyes Free Mode
  • iDatalink® Maestro module compatible (sold separately)
  • SiriusXM Ready (SXV200 Connect Vehicle Tuner Kit sold separately, SiriusXM subscription required)
  • BT Plus Bluetooth® wireless technology with audio streaming
  • Free lifetime NAVTEQ Traffic RDS
  • My Favorites customizable profile setting
  • iPersonalize sound field setting feature
  • Direct input for rear or front camera systems
  • Nine-band parametric EQ with time correction and MediaXpander™ Pro
  • 4V pre-amp outputs
  • Built-in 18W x 4 amplifier (at CEA-2006 rating)
  • Rear USB port
  • Steering wheel remote ready



  • Screen Size: 8 inch WVGA
  • LCD Type: Transparent Type TN LCD
  • Operation System: TFT Active Matrix
  • Number of Picture Elements: 1,152,000 pixels (800 x 3 x 480)
  • Effective Number of Picture Elements: 99.99%
  • Illumination System: White LED Backlighting
  • Colour System: NTSC, PAL


  • GPS Antenna Type: Micro-strip Planar Aerial
  • Reception Frequency: 1575.42 ±1 MHz
  • Reception Sensitivity: -130 dB Maximum
  • Reception Method: Parallel 12 Channels

CEA-2006 Power Ratings

  • CEA-2006 Power Rating: 4 O @14.4V Ƈ%THD+N, S/N 80dBA (ref.1W into 4 O), 18W x 4

Max Power Output Ratings

  • Max Power Output: 4 x 50 W

FM Tuner

  • Tuning Range: 87.7 - 107.9 MHz
  • Mono Usable Sensitivity: 9.3 dBf (0.8 µV / 75 ohms)
  • 50dB Quieting Sensitivity: 13.5 dBf (1.1 µV / 75 ohms)
  • Alternate Channel Selectivity: 80 dB
  • Signal-to-Noise (S/N) Ratio: 65 dB
  • Stereo Separation: 35 dB
  • Capture Ratio: 2 dB

AM Tuner

  • Tuning Range: 530 - 1,710 kHz
  • Usable Sensitivity (IEC Standard): 22.5 µV / 27 dBf


  • Bluetooth Version: Bluetooth V2.1+EDR
  • Output Power: +4 dBm Max. (Power class 2)
  • HFP: HFP (Hands Free Profile)
  • HSP: HSP (Head Set Profile)
  • A2DP: A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVRCP: AVRCP (Audio/Video Remote Control Profile)

Disc Player

  • Frequency Response: 5 -20k Hz ±1 dB
  • Channel Separation (at 1kHz): 85 dB
  • Dynamic Range (at 1kHz): 95 dB
  • Total Harmonic Distortion (at 1kHz): 0.008%
  • Wow & Flutter (%WRMS): B.M.L.
  • Horizontal Resolution: 500 lines or greater
  • Video Ouput Level: 1 Vp-p (75 ohms)
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio (video): 100 dB
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio: DVD: 60 dB

Connection for USB

  • USB Requirements: USB 1.1/2.0
  • Max. Power Consumption: 1,000 mA
  • USB Class: Mass Storage Class, Play From Device
  • File System: FAT 12/16/32
  • MP3 Decoding: MPEG-1/2 AUDIO Layer-3
  • WMA Decoding: Windows Media™ Audio
  • AAC Decoding: ACC-LC Format ''.m4a'' File
  • DivX Decoding: ''.divx'', ''.avi'' File
  • Number of Channels: 2-Channel (Stereo)
  • Frequency Response: 5 - 20k Hz ±1 dB *Frequency Response may differ depending on the encoder software/bit rate.
  • Total Harmonic Distortion (at 1kHz): 0.008%
  • Dynamic Range (at 1kHz): 95 dB
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 100 dB
  • Channel Separation (at 1kHz): 85 dB

Sound Tuning

  • Subwoofer Level Adjustment: 0 to +15
  • Subwoofer Phase Setting: 0° or 180°
  • BASS ENGINE SQ: 5Mode, Level 0 to +6
  • High Pass Filter: 20 / 25 / 31.5 / 40 / 50 / 63 / 80 / 100 / 125 / 160 / 200 Hz
  • Low Pass Filter: 20 / 25 / 31.5 / 40 / 50 / 63 / 80 / 100 / 125 / 160 / 200 Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 1): 20 - 100 Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 2): 63 - 315 Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 3): 125 - 500 Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 4): 250 - 1k Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 5): 500 - 2k Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 6): 1k - 4k Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 7): 2k - 7.2 k Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 8): 5.8k - 12k Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 9): 9k - 20k Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Gain): -7 to +7
  • Time Correction: 0.0 - 9.9ms (0.1ms step)
  • Application Volume Level: -14 to +14
  • High Pass Filter (Slope): Off / -6 / -12 / -18 / -24 dB/oct.
  • High Pass Filter (Gain): -12 to 0 dB
  • Low Pass Filter (Slope): Off / -6 / -12 / -18 / -24 dB/oct.
  • Low Pass Filter (Gain): -12 to 0 dB


  • Navigation Function:
    • Tunnel Mode:
    • Highway Mode:
    • Direct Phone Call from POI data:
    • 3 Positioning Sensors: GPS, Gyroscope, Vehicle Speed Pulse
    • Drive Lane Suggestion:
    • Advanced TMC Mode:
    • Map Display Mode: 2D Heading Up, 2D North Up, 3D
    • 3D City Mode: 3D Building/Icon Display
    • 3D maps with elevation model:
    • 3D Motorway Junction View: Junction View with Sign Post
    • 7 Alternative Route Recommendation:
    • Eco Route Search:
    • Advanced Route Planning:
    • Advanced POI Functions:
    • Smart Routes using historic traffic patterns:
    • Partial Name Search Smart Search:
    • Menu Language: 24 Languages
    • Voice Guidance Language: 3 Languages,
    • Advanced Address Search:
    • Free Form Search:
    • Post Code Search:
    • Map Coverage: USA and Canada (including Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Virgin islands )
  • Map & Database:
    • Map Database Update (Method): Online Map Update
  • Tuner:
    • Memory Presets: FM:12 / AM:6
    • Memory: Auto Memory
    • Seek Mode: Local / DX Selection
  • HD Radio®:
    • HD Radio®: HD Radio Tuner Built-In
    • Status Indicator: Digital Reception Indicator
    • Signal Switching: Automatic Digital/Analog Switching
    • Multi-Casting: Multi-Cast HD1, HD2, HD3
    • iTunes® Tagging: iTunes Tagging Supported
  • Bluetooth®:
    • Bluetooth Module Built-In:
    • Hands Free Calling: HFP (Hands Free Profile) Compatible
    • Music Streaming: A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile) Compatible
    • Music Streaming Control: AVRCP (Audio/Video Remote Control Profile) Ver.1.4 Compatible
    • Connection: SSP (Simple Secure Pairing) Supported
    • Phone Book: Phone Book Synchronization
    • Shortcut Dialing: 4 Preset Memory (per phone)
    • Multiple Phone Number Registration: 5 Phone Numbers can be stored for one name
    • Auto Answer:
    • Redial Function:
    • Call History: Dialed Call / Received Call / Missed Call
    • Speech Volume Level Adjustment: Possible for Outgoing and Incoming Volume
    • Phone Battery Level Indicator:
    • Firmware Update:
    • Microphone: Microphone Included
    • Advanced BLUETOOTH® Technology:
    • Device Name Display:
    • DTMF (Touch-Tone) Function:
    • Signal Strength Indicator:
    • Menu Language Selection: 24 Languages
    • Individual Profile Connection: Hands Free Phone and Music Streaming
  • Connection for iPod®:
    • Compatibility for iPod®/iPhone®: Made for iPod touch 5th/4th/3rd/2nd/1st Gen., iPod nano 7th/6th/5th/4th/3rd/ Gen., iPod classic 160GB/120GB/80GB, iPod with video, iPhone5S,iPhone5C, iPhone5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 3G
    • Connection: KCU-461iVÂ Required (Sold separately)
    • Music & Video Playback Compatibility:
    • Artwork Display:
    • Available Selections: Playlist/Artist/Album/Song/Podcast/Genre/Composer/Audiobook
    • Alphabet Search:
    • Direct Up/Dn: Playlist/Artist/Album/Podcast/Genre/Composer
    • M.I.X. (Shuffle) Capability: Song, Albums, All
    • Repeat:
    • Battery Charging:
  • Connection for iPod®:
    • USB Connection: USB Extension Cable Included
    • Music File Playback: MP3/WMA/AAC Playback
    • Music & Video Playback Compatible:
    • Video File Playback: DivX Playback
    • File/Folder Name Search:
    • Tag Info Search:
    • Folder Up/Down:
    • M.I.X. Random Play:
    • Repeat:
  • Satellite Radio:
    • SiriusXm Ready: SVX-200 Required
    • Connection: Simple Plug'N Play Compatible
    • Preset Memory: 18 Preset Memory
    • My Game / My Music Alert: My Game / My Music Alert Compatible
    • Instant Replay: Instant Replay Compatible
    • iTunes® Tagging: iTunes Tagging Compatible
  • Disc Player:
    • Disc Type: DVD/CD Player
    • Disc Playback Type: DVD-Video, CD, CD-R/RW, DVD±R/±RW
    • DVD Direct Menu Control:
    • CD Text Display:
    • CD Text Search:
    • M.I.X. Random Play:
    • Repeat:
    • DAC: 24 Bit DAC
    • Playable Format: DVD-Video, CDDA, MP3/WMA/AAC, DivX
  • Sound Tuning:
    • Bass Engine Pro:
    • Subwoofer Level Adjustment:
    • Subwoofer Phase Select:
    • Equalizer: Flat, Pops, Rock, News, Jazz, Electrical Dance, Hip Hop, Easy Listening, Country, Classical
    • 9-band Parametric Equalizer:
    • MediaXpander:
    • Time Correction: 6-Channel Digital Time Correction
    • Crossover: Digital Crossover Setting
    • Application Volume Level Setting:
    • Sound Setting Data Download:
    • Easy, Step-by-Step Sound Customization:
  • General:
    • Power Output: 4 x 50 W High Power Amplifier
    • Display: 8 inch WVGA High Resolution Display
    • Display Backlighting System: White LED Backlighting System
    • Control Type: Touch
    • Automatic Setting Change: 2 Users
    • High Grade Audiophile Design:
    • Display Color Selection: 5 Background Colors (Blue/Red/Amber/Green/Black) Selectable
    • AUX Input: 2 A/V AUX Inputs
    • AUX Output: 1 A/V AUX Output
    • PreOut: 3 PreOuts (4V, Front/Rear/Subwoofer)
    • Steering Wheel Remote Control Ready:
    • Remote Control Ready:
    • VisualEQ:
    • Live Contrast Adjustment:
    • Menu Language: 24 Languages (for AV/Bluetooth), 29 Language (Navigation Menu and Voice Guidance)
    • Clock:
    • Face Plate
    • Auto Dimmer:
    • Power Antenna Lead:
    • Remote Turn-On:
    • Firmware Updatable:
    • 50/50 Split Screen:
    • My Favorites Function:
    • Optical Outputs:
    • HDMI Input:
    • Navigation Guidance Mix:
    • Camera Connection & Built-in Controls for Multi-View Camers:
    • Camera Guide Line Adjustment:
    • Rearview Camera Display Automatic Boot-up:
    • Simple Mode & Info Mode Display Selection:
    • StartStop function (for idling stop):
    • iDatalink :
    • Bluetooth Pandora: For Android
    • Pandora: For iPhone

Approximate Weight:

  • Shipping: 8 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts and Labor
Key Features
8 " Full VGA High-Resolution Screen/ Designed For Alpine 's Perfect F.I.T. Dash Kit Solutions/ HD Radio Receiver Built-In/ Siri Eyes Free Mode/ iDatalink Maestro Ready/ SiriusXM Ready/ BT Plus Bluetooth Wireless Technology With Audio Streaming/ Free Lifetime NAVTEQ Traffic RDS/ iPersonalize Sound Field Setting Feature/ Nine-Band Parametric EQ With Time Correction And MediaXpander Pro/ 4V Pre-Amp Outputs/ Built-In 18W x 4 Amplifier/ Steering Wheel Remote Ready/ Black Finish
More reasons to buy the Alpine X008U from Abt Electronics
  • is an authorized dealer (Learn More).
  • The Alpine X008U is Brand New.
  • The Alpine X008U Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
  • Abt ships this product for free!
TypeDouble DIN
TypeCar Navigation
Display Size (inches)8
iPod/iPhone ConnectionYes
Display TypeWVGA High Resolution
Display Resolution (pixels)800 x 480
Bluetooth Hands Free CallingYes
Built-In GPSYes
USB InputYes
AUX InputYes
Height (inches)3.94
Width (inches)7.01
Depth (inches)6.46
Text to SpeechYes
Voice ControlNo
Live Traffic ServiceYes
FM Traffic CompatibilityYes
Maps IncludedYes
AM PresetsYes
Multiple Destination RoutingNo
Points of InterestYes
Voice GuidanceYes
Power SourceCar Battery
Included GPS SoftwareNAVTEQ
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