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Overview: The Terk XMD1000 is a universal XM Satellite Radio tuner box that, along with an
adapter, can be easily added to many brands of compatible
"satellite-ready" aftermarket car stereo receivers. The tuner requires
the installation of an "XMDirect" Smart digital adapter for the brand of
stereo you own. Adapters are currently available for compatible Alpine,
Sony, Kenwood, Pioneer, and Panasonic satellite-ready receivers. Note: Please check the compatibility list for each adapter to find
out if your particular receiver is compatible.
Antenna: The XMD1000
includes an ultra-thin Micro Antenna with a 19-3/4' cable. The strong
magnetic base securely attaches the antenna to the vehicle. Best
reception is achieved with the antenna mounted on a metal surface of the
vehicle roof in the center of an area with at least 12" x 12" of surface
area, and a minimum of 6" from a window or sunroof. Antenna Dimensions:
Width=1.769", Height=0.654", Depth=2.323".
Inputs and Outputs: The
XMD1000 has only 3 connections:
- Antenna: SMB connector
- Controller/Head Unit: P13 connector (an 8-pin DIN connector), 12V DC, 500mA maximum
- Audio Output: gold-plated stereo RCA jacks (manual incorrectly states this is a
XM Satellite Radio: XM Satellite Radio programming offers 170 digital radio channels including 69 channels of commercial free music, plus news, sports, talk, comedy, and other entertainment programming from coast to coast. XM also offers instant traffic and weather alerts for 21 major US cities, as well as live sports broadcasts from Major League Baseball, NHL, the PGA tour, Indy car racing and several major college conferences. A subscription to XM Satellite Radio is required in order to receive programming.
- Frequency: 2320 to
- Bandwidth: 12.5