Need a replacement remote for your Sony DVD receiver? The RM-X170 is just the ticket. It's a direct replacement for what came in the box with select Sony DVD and navigation receivers, so you'll have fingertip control over your entertainment. It currently works with the XAV-60, XAV-62BT, XAV-70BT, XAV-72BT, XNV-660BT, and XNV-770BT receivers.


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Sony RM-X170

Written By Fernando, Isabela, PR on Sunday, August 04, 2013

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Todo en la palma de la mano

Everything in the palm of your hand!

Pros: Perfecto Perfect

Cons: Ninguno None

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Works great

Written By Swords0341, Stockholm, NJ on Monday, December 24, 2012

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Love it

sony rm-x170

Written By eric s, south charleston ohio on Tuesday, December 11, 2012

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Excellent product for my sony72bt unit .....removed it from the box and it worked without any programming

Pros: Wireless remote

Cons: None

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  • IR remote control
  • CR2025 3V Lithium battery (installed in remote)
  • Instructions

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Compatibility: The Sony RM-X170 wireless infrared remote control is designed specifically for Sony in-dash multimedia & navigation receivers. Currently the RM-X170 supports the following Sony in-dash receivers (as of May 2011):

  • Multimedia Receivers: XAV- 60 / 62BT / 63 / 64BT / 70BT / 72BT
  • Navigation Receivers: XNV - 660BT / 770BT

Intuitive Controls: The IR remote features intuitively laid out buttons (35) that help your keep your eyes on road for added safety and convenience while driving.

10-Digit Keypad: The RM-X170 remote control features a 10-digit keypad (0-9) for direct search functions and dialing a phone #.

Battery Operated: The remote is powered by a single 3V lithium battery (CR2025). The battery comes pre-installed in the remote.

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