Specifications & Dimensions
Overview: The XM Direct 2
Home Tuner lets you enjoy XM Satellite Radio through any XM-Ready home audio
system. Simply connect the XM direct 2 Home Tuner to the XM jack on your home
audio system, place and aim the included antenna for optimum reception, and you
are ready to start enjoying commercial-free music, plus live sports, new, talk,
and exclusive entertainment.
Note: In addition to the XM Direct 2 Home Tuner and
your XM-ready home audio component, you will need a subscription to XM
Satellite Radio to receive XM programming.
XM Satellite Radio: XM offers over 170 channels of
digital-quality music, news, and entertainment for a monthly fee. You'll get 69
channels of commercial-free rock, country, blues, jazz, classical, and Latin
music; 41 channels of news, talk, sports, and entertainment; over 30 channels of
special programming, including exclusive concert events and play-by-play
broadcasts of Major League Baseball®, NASCAR®, the NHL® and the PGA®, plus ACC,
PAC-10, and Big 10 football and basketball; and 21 channels of XM Instant
Traffic and Weather for major metropolitan areas around the U.S.
XM Direct 2 Home Tuner: The XM Direct 2 Home Tuner is a hide-away XM
tuner which connects to your XM-ready home audio system. The XM Direct 2 Home
Tuner features an attached 43" XM Direct cable which plugs into the XM Direct
port of your XM-ready component. It also includes a single SMB-connector to
connect the included XM antenna. The XM Direct 2 Home Tuner features a rubber
base and should be placed horizontally on a flat-surface.
Note: Make sure the location of the XM Direct 2 Home Tuner has
proper ventilation to avoid over-heating.
Indoor/Outdoor XM Antenna: The antenna is weatherproof,
giving you interior and exterior mounting options and features a hinged base for
flexible positioning. There are four keyhole slots on the back for mounting.
Note: For the best reception, the antenna should be located so
that it has a clear view of the southern sky.
Remote Control Compatible: You can use the remote control included
with your XM-ready home audio system to navigate through the function of the XM
Direct 2 Home Tuner.
Specifications & Dimensions
- System Connector:
Proprietary XM Direct connector
- Antenna Connector Type:
- Power Requirements: 5V
DC, 0.3A (maximum) supplied by XM-ready home audio system
- Tuner: 3.685" (wide) x
0.6875" (high) x 2.045" (deep)
- Antenna: 2.365" (w) x 0.9375" - 3.0" (high) x 2.775"
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