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Inputs and Outputs
When used with a Satellite Radio Ready Pioneer head unit, this
tuner allows you to receive
SIRIUS satellite radio programming in
your vehicle. In addition to this tuner and antenna, you must have a
subscription to SIRIUS Radio to receive SIRIUS digital satellite radio signals.
Note: Satellite radio
service is available only within the continental United States. Service
is not available in Alaska and Hawaii.
SIRIUS Satellite Radio: SIRIUS
Satellite Radio features more than 120 channels of original programming beamed
coast-to-coast, including 65 channels of commercial-free, digital-quality music,
and news, talk, sports, entertainment, and children's programming.
Compatibility: This tuner is
compatible with 2004 and newer Pioneer satellite radio-compatible in-dash
receivers that use the IP-Bus protocol. There are two different levels of
compatibility: Full Control and External Unit Control. Units that control this
receiver through "External Unit Control" have some limitations in operation and
display, compared to Full Control models.
Full Control Models (2006):
- AVIC-Z1, AVH-P7800DVD,
- DEH-P9800BT, DEH-P7800MP,
DEH-P6800MP, DEH-P4800MP, DEH-P3800MP
- DEH-P980BT, DEH-P880PRS,
DEH-P780MP, DEH-P680MP, DEH-P480MP
External Unit Control Models:
- 2006 Models: AVIC-N3,
AVIC-D2, DEH-P5800MP, DEH-P580MP
- Older Models: AVIC-N2,
AVIC-N1, AVIC-D1, AVH-P7500DVD, AVH-P6600DVD, AVH-P5700DVD, DVH-P5000MP,
DEH-P9600MP, DEH-P8600, DEH-P80MP, DEH-P7700MP, DEH-P6700MP, DEH-P4700MP,
DEH-P3700MP, FH-P5000MP, FH-P4200MP, DEH-P77DH, DEH-P47DH, DEX-P9,
DEH-P960MP, DEH-P860MP, DEH-P8MP, DEH-P770MP, DEH-P670MP and DEH-P470MP.
Enhanced Features: Three
special features are available on select Pioneer head units:
- GameAlert: The receiver
notifies you when your favorite team starts playing. Favorite teams are
selected in the menu.
- Game Information (Game Zone):
The scores and game status involving your favorite teams are scrolled in the
- MyMix: The receiver will
notify you when your favorite songs are playing on other channels.
Note: Check specific models
for compatibility to these features.
CD Changer Pass-Thru:
The SIRIUS radio tuner uses the CD changer input on the Pioneer head unit. If you
also want to use a CD changer, there is a CD changer pass-through connection on
the SIRIUS radio tuner, so they can be daisy chained together.
SIRIUS Antenna: The SIRIUS
antenna has a powerful magnetic base that allows you to mount the antenna on the
roof or trunk lid of your vehicle. The antenna needs to be positioned in such a
way that it will be free of mechanical and line-of-sight obstructions.
Inputs and Outputs
Front Panel of Tuner:
- Bus Output:
IP-Bus jack that connects to the head unit using the supplied cable
- Bus Input:
IP-Bus jack that connects to an optional CD changer
- Power: 4-pin jack for use
with supplied power harness
Back Panel of Tuner:
- Antenna: single SMB input