MP3/WMA Playback: The unit can play
MP3 and WMA files recorded onto CD-R and CD-RW discs using ISO9660 Level 1 or 2, Joliet,
or Romeo formats. The player can recognize up to 8 hierarchical levels, up to
255 files per folder, and up to 512 total files. Bit rates for MP3 are 8-320 kbps,
plus VBR (Variable Bit Rates). Bit rates for WMA are 48-192 kbps. This unit is compatible with, and will display
MP3 and WMA ID3 tags.
The Z-Enhancer function features three types of sound tone effects stored in
memory. You may select Bass Boost (bass emphasized), Impact (treble
emphasized) or Excite (bass and treble emphasized, mids deemphasized). When the Z-Enhancer
feature is on, the bass and treble controls cannot be adjusted.
Magna Bass EX (Extend):
Magna Bass EX feature provides an extra boost of bass when activated. Unlike
conventional loudness features which boost the low frequency range at around
100Hz, the Magna Bass EX boosts the low- and center-range frequencies of about
50Hz. By focusing on the lower frequencies, the added bass impact won't distort
or muffle the high frequencies.
bass control range is +/-14dB at 100Hz. The treble control range is +/-14dB at
The DXZ465MP is equipped with a full dot matrix display which is clearly visible from a wide range of viewing angles. You can
adjust the display contrast from 1-16. Approximately thirty seconds after the
last button press, a
screen saver will activate. You can choose between a series of moving images or
a customizable scrolling message of up to 30 characters. The screen saver can be
deactivated at any time.
Amp Canceller: If you choose to
connect the receiver to external amplifiers, you can turn off the built-in
amplifier for better sound quality.
Station Recall (ISR): You
can store one radio station in Instant Station Recall (ISR) memory and recall it
from any mode (except Power Off). Once the ISR station has been recalled, you
cannot tune to another station without first disengaging the ISR function. You
can, however, switch to another source.
Reload: When a CD is ejected and left
sticking out of the CD slot for 15 seconds, the unit automatically reloads the
CD to protect if from damage. Note: Auto reload does not apply to 8 cm
Position Memory: If you turn off the unit
while a disc is playing, it will resume playback at the stopping point when it
is turned on again.
CD/TV/Radio Titles: Titles of
up to 10 characters long can be stored in memory and displayed for CD, CD
changer, Radio and TV stations. You can enter up to 50 CD titles (for built-in
CD player), 30 radio station titles, 20 TV station titles (if optional TTX7501z
TV tuner is connected), and 100 CD titles (if optional DCZ625 or CDC655Tz CD
changers are connected).
Title Display: This unit can display title data for CD-Text, MP3 and
WMA discs. Long titles/names will scroll across the display at one of six
selectable speeds. Using the Title button, you can select any of the following
- For CD Text Discs:
- User-entered disc title
- CD-Text disc title/Artist name
- Artist name/CD-Text track title
- CD-Text disc title/CD-Text track title
- For MP3/WMA Discs:
- Track/Album tag
- Album tag/Artist tag
- Artist tag/Title tag
- Title tag/Folder
Top Function: During CD
playback, the Top
function resets the CD player to the first track of the disc. If an MP3/WMA disc
is playing, the top function resets the player to the first track of the
currently playing folder.
Illumination Dimmer: The
receiver's display automatically dims to a preset brightness when the vehicle's
headlights are turned on. The wiring harness includes an orange/white lead which
should be connected to the vehicle's parking light circuit in order for the
dimmer feature to operate.
Telephone Mute: When properly wired, the receiver will automatically
mute the audio when you receive a cellular telephone call. This function is
compatible only with specific phones which have a triggered audio mute feature.
Wireless Remote: The
DXZ465MP is equipped with the RCB-176 infrared wireless remote control.
Dimensions: L=4.461", W=1.718", D=0.494".
Satellite Radio Ready: You can
connect a satellite radio tuner to the DXZ465MP in a number of ways. To add
Sirius Satellite Radio, you can connect the Clarion SIR-CL3 Sirius Satellite
Tuner (item # 020SIRCL3). For XM Satellite Radio, the Terk XMDirect Satellite
Radio package (item # 700XMCLA1) can be added. In addition, you can connect an
independently controlled "plug 'n play" unit to the head unit through the rear
A stereo RCA preamp input is hardwired to
the back of the unit on a 3" lead, allowing you to connect a portable audio
source. The Aux input sensitivity is adjustable and can be set to High, Mid, or
CeNET TV Controls: The DXZ465MP
can control the optional TTX7501z TV tuner (item # 020TTX7501). The following
operations are the same as for the radio tuner: Channel Selection, Storing
channels in memory, Calling channels from memory, Auto store, and Preset Scan.
iPod Interface: With the
optional EA1251B CeNET iPod interface (item #020EA1251B), you can connect your Apple iPod to this
receiver. Not only will you be able to control and listen to music from your
iPod, the easy-to-use interface also powers and charges your portable music
player. Note: This interface works with 3rd generation and newer iPods.
CD Changer Controls
This unit is equipped with a CeNET control connector and
can control up to a total of two CeNET changers (CD and/or MD).
Two changer control requires a Y-adapter (item #020CCA519, sold
separately). The following operations are the same as for built-in CD mode:
Pause, Track Selection, Fast-forward/Fast-backward, Scan Play, Repeat Play, and