Overview: The JVC KT-HDP1 Transportable HD Radio Receiver features a
compact design with Built-In HD (With Multi-Cast), FM, and AM Tuners. Using the
optional accessory kits, the KT-HDP1 allows you to listen to your favorite High
Definition Radio programming in your vehicle, or in your home or
office. The KT-HDP1 adapts to most vehicles using the optional vehicle kit.
Note: There are two vehicle kits available - KV-K1017 and
KV-K1018. There is one home kit available - KV-K1019.
HD Radio: HD Radio can deliver high-quality digital sound. AM digital
stations will have FM-like sound quality (in stereo) while FM digital stations
will have CD-like sound quality with static-free and clear reception. In
addition, HD Radio offers text and data information such as artist names and
song titles. Many HD Radio stations also feature multicasting which offers more
than one channel of programming for that particular HD Radio station. Visit
www.hdradio.com to find HD Radio stations
in your area.
Tuners: In addition to the KT-HDP1's HD Radio AM/FM tuner, the unit
can also receive conventional analog AM/FM broadcasts. The unit features three
FM bands and a single AM band. You can preset up to 6 AM/FM (digital or analog)
stations in each band giving you a total of 24 presets.
LCD Display: The JVC KT-HDP1 features a full dot matrix 2-7/16" x
1-7/8" LCD display with a light blue backlight and dark blue key illumination.
The receiver's display can be adjusted for brightness, contrast and LCD type.
On-Screen Information: When the HD Radio receiver receives a digital
(HD Radio) signal, the following information is indicated - Source, Frequency,
Station Name, HD Symbol, Digital Signal Strength, Artist, Program Type, Song
Title, Equalizer Mode and Preset Radio Station. During an analog AM/FM signal
the unit will only display Source, Equalizer Mode, Preset Radio Station,
Frequency and Stereo/Mono Symbol.
Cigarette Lighter Adapter: The portable HD Radio receiver comes
supplied with a cigarette lighter adapter to supply power to the unit in
FM Transmitter: The unit features a built-in FM Transmitter which
allows you to create suitable FM frequencies between the HD Radio receiver and
your vehicle's radio so you can listen to HD Radio through your vehicle's audio
system via a wireless FM transmission.
Audio Output: The KT-HDP1 is equipped with a 3.5mm miniplug audio
output for connecting the unit directly to your vehicle's headunit or home
receiver via an auxiliary input
if equipped. A minijack cable is not supplied.
Audio Level Control: The Audio Level setting adjusts the level of the
audio output of the KT-HDP1 to match the audio output of other audio sources
connected to your vehicle's factory stereo system.
Equalizer: The unit features the following equalizer settings -
Normal, Pop, Rock , Jazz, Classic or User. When choosing the User mode you can
define the level of the 10-band EQ (32Hz, 65Hz, 130Hz, 261Hz, 523Hz, 1kHz, 2kHz,
4kHz, 8kHz, and 16kHz) between -7 and +3 dB.
Tone Control: The KT-HDP1 offers independent Bass And Treble
adjustments. You can also balance the sound Left or Right.
Loudness: The KT-HDP1 utilizes a Loudness function that when activated
enhances the unit's bass and treble output so you can still hear you HD Radio
stations comfortably at lower volumes.
Remote Control: In addition to the unit's front-panel controls, the
KT-HDP1 comes supplied with an IR wireless remote control which will operate all
functions of the HD receiver. The remote measures 1.989" wide x 0.377" deep x
Antenna In/Out: The unit's 3.5mm input and 2.5mm output connections
are used to connect this unit to your vehicle's headunit via an optional vehicle
kit (KV-K1018 or KV-K1019, sold separately)
Audio Out: This 3.5mm output is for connecting the KT-HDP1 to your
vehicle headunit's or home receiver's auxiliary input (if equipped).
12V DC: This connection supports the supplied cigarette lighter
adapter as well as the optional AC adapter that comes supplied with the KV-K1019
Home Kit (sold separately).
FM Receiving Frequencies: 87.9 to 107.9 MHz
AM Receiving Frequencies: 530 to 1710 kHz
Digital Audio THD: <0.1%
Digital Audio Stereo Separation @ 1 KHz: >70 dB