CD-MU200 Interface Cable: The Pioneer CD-MU200 interface
cable enables Android smartphones and MirrorLink compatible smartphones to
connect to select Pioneer AppRadio, AVH, or NEX series head units for AppRadio One and/or
MirrorLink functions. This cable also provides support for Android Auto with
2015 NEX series receivers. In addition, this cable can be used to connect a MTP-enabled
Android smartphones to select Pioneer CD (DEH/FH-series) and digital media (MVH
series) receivers with support for MTP.
Head Unit Compatibility: The Pioneer CD-MU200 interface cable is
compatible with the following Pioneer AppRadio, AVH, and NEX series head units.
- *AppRadio Series: SPH-DA110 (AppRadio 3), SPH-DA210 (AppRadio 3 w/
DVD), SPHDA120 (AppRadio 4),
- AVH Series: AVH-X1700S, AVH-X2700BS, AVH-X3700BHS, AVH-X4700BS,
AVH-X5700BHS, AVH-X6700DVD, AVH-X7700BT
- *NEX Series: AVH-4000NEX, AVH-4100NEX, AVH-5000NEX, AVH-5100NEX,
AVH-6000NEX, AVH-6100NEX, AVH-7000NEX, AVH-7100NEX, AVH-8000NEX, AVH-8100NEX
- **DEH Series: DEH-X2600UI, DEH-X2700UI, DEH-X3600UI/S,
DEH-X3700UI/S, DEH-X4600BT, DEH-X4700BT, DEH-X5600HD, DEH-X5700HD,
DEH-X6600BT/BS, DEH-X6700BS/BT, DEHX7600S/HD, DEH-X8600BS/BH,
- **MVH Series: MVH-X560BT, MVH-360BT
- **FH Series: FH-X520UI, FH-X720BT
- *2014 Pioneer AppRadio and NEX series head units only support
MirrorLink via the CD-MU200 cable. 2015 NEX series receivers supports
MirrorLink and Android Auto.
- **Pioneer DEH, MVH, and FH series in-dash CD and digital media
receivers only support audio playback via MTP and do not support
MirrorLink or AppRadio One.
Compatible Smartphones: The Pioneer CD-MU200 interface cable
is supported by select Android smartphones and MirrorLink compatible
- Android Smartphones (for AppRadio One): Compatible Android
smartphone include Samsung Galaxy Note 3 (OS 4.3), Samsung Galaxy S4/Core 2
Duos (OS 4.4.2), Samsung Galaxy S4 mini (OS 4.2.2), Samsung Galaxy S5 (OS
4.4.3), LG Nexus 5 (OS 4.4.4), Sony Xperia Z2/ZL2 (OS 4.4.2), Sony Xperia Z
(OS 4.2.2), HTC One M8 (OS 4.4.4), Motorola Moto G (OS 4.4.4). Click
here for the latest compatible Android smartphones tested by Pioneer.
- MirrorLink Smartphones: MirrorLink certified devices include select
smartphone manufacturers like Samsung, Sony, Nokia, and HTC. MirrorLink
compatible smartphones include Samsung Galaxy S3, Note 4/Edge, Sony Xperia
Z, or HTC One M8. Click
for a full list of compatible MirrorLink mobile phones. To use
MirrorLink with your Samsung Galaxy S 3, the free
"Drive Link" application must be downloaded from Samsung Apps and
installed on your compatible Samsung Galaxy S 3 smartphone (running Ice
Cream or Jelly Bean OS).
- Android Auto Smartphones: Compatible Android smartphones must be
running Android OS 5.0 (Lollipop) or later.
- MTP Smartphones: Android smartphone (w/ OS 4.0+ [Ice Cream
microUSB-to-USB Connections: The CD-MU200 includes two interface cable; a 58" USB
extension cable (w/ a male USB type-A connector on one end and a female USB
type-A connector on other end), and a 19" USB adapter cable (w/ a male microUSB
type-B connector on one end and a male USB type-A connector on other end). The
58" USB extension cable's male USB type-A connector plugs into the USB port on
the rear-panel of a compatible AppRadio, AVH, or NEX series receiver. The 19" USB adapter cable plugs into
the USB extension cable's female USB type-A connector and the female microUSB
port of your compatible smartphone.
AppRadio One (for AVH series): AppRadio One, via the
CD-MU200 cable, gives you the ability to view and control compatible Android
smartphone apps from your compatible Pioneer receiver's touchscreen. You'll need
to download Pioneer's
AppRadio One app and Pioneer's
AppRadioLive app onto your compatible iPhone or Android smartphone. Now that
the AppRadio and AppRadioLive apps are downloaded, and your compatible Android
smartphone is connected the Pioneer receiver via the CD-MU200 cable, you have
access to maps, media, news information, and your events calendar through the
receiver's intuitive touchscreen interface.
- Maps: AppRadio One, along with AppRadioLive use the
native maps from your smartphone overlaid with
INRIX live traffic data to provide live traffic and incident information
to give you an estimated time of arrival at your chosen destination. Once
you select your destination, you'll be guided along your route via an
on-screen map and audible voice prompts. You can even use
Yelp to find points of
interest along the way, including restaurant ratings and reviews.
- Media: AppRadio One and AppRadioLive let you play your
stored music library directly from your smartphone through the Pioneer DVD
receiver. And, you can access over 25 millions songs from your
Rdio account. Or, you can access over 25,000+ radio shows and podcasts
- Events: In addition, AppRadio One and AppRadioLive keep
you up-to-date on the latest news stories, RSS feeds and weather information
with Feedly and
Open Weather Map. With text-to-speech technology, the Pioneer receiver will
even read you the latest news stories from the internet
- Calendar: The AppRadio One and AppRadio Live
applications also keep your life organized and makes it easier to stay in
touch and have fun. With multiple viewing options within its sleek, simple
user interface, you can access your smartphone and Facebook calendars in one
place, RSVP to Facebook events and use
EventSeeker to find
nearby concerts and events based on your personal interests and location
Note: Your Pioneer in-dash receiver may require a
update for AppRadio One compatibility.
MirrorLink (for AppRadio/AVH/NEX series):
MirrorLink is an
in-vehicle connectivity solution created by the Car Connectivity Consortium
(CCC). MirrorLink is integrated into select Pioneer receivers and offers a
vehicle-specific interface and connectivity with MirrorLink certified devices
from smartphone manufacturers such as Samsung, Sony, Nokia, and HTC. MirrorLink
gives you a custom interface so you can access your music, map services, and
your phone to make hands-free calls on-the-go. MirrorLink lets you quickly
access specific apps for music playback, car navigation and maps, as well as
hands-free telephone communication directly from the Pioneer in-dash receiver's
- Music: You can listen to every music file stored in the
smartphone. You can search for your music files by Favorites, Playlists,
Artists, Albums, or All Songs.
- Location (Drive): You can navigate via Google Maps. You
are able to speak and type destinations. The app provides you with an
on-screen map screen and audible directions.
- Phone (Call): The app retrieves all contact information
stored in the smartphone. You can make and answer phone calls from the head
unit's touchscreen, just as you would normally do on your smartphone. The
head unit will even read aloud text messages and let you reply.
Android Auto (for 2015 NEX): The CD-MU200 cable provides
Android Auto support with 2015 Pioneer NEX receivers and compatible Android
smartphones. Android Auto extends the Android platform into the car in a way
that's purpose-built for driving and automatically brings you useful information
and organizes it into simple on-screen cards that appear just when they're
needed. It's designed to minimize distraction so you can stay focused on the
MTP Playback: The CD-MU200 cable enables playback & control
of stored music files on your portable USB MTP device, like your newer Android
smartphone (w/ OS 4.0+ [Ice Cream Sandwich/Jelly Bean/KitKat]) through
MTP-enabled Pioneer CD and digital media receivers.
Note: You cannot use your Android smartphone's touchscreen to
control music playback and you cannot select music apps from your smartphone for
playback. However, you can continue to listen to stored music on your Android
smartphone through the head unit while you check your Calendar, Facebook, Texts,
etc on your phone.
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