7" Touchscreen Monitor: The Valor SD-904W in-dash
multimedia receiver features a motorized 7" TFT Active Matrix, 16:9 touchscreen
LCD monitor. The LCD monitor provides display information, video, and
touchscreen controls. The resolution of the display is 800 x 480 (WVGA) for a
total of 384,000 pixels. The screen has a 120° horizontal viewing angle (60°
left or right), and a 90° vertical viewing angle (30° up and 60° down).
Display Angle Adjustment: You can adjust the display's tilt
angle (up/down) to one of five positions to optimize visibility.
Display Type: The unit's integrated monitor can be set to
display a 16:9 or 4:3 aspect ratio image when watching a movie.
Picture Adjustment: You can adjust the touchscreen monitor's
Color, Contrast, and Brightness (0-20).
Video Lockout: For safety reasons, you cannot view a video
source on the built-in monitor as long as the vehicle is in motion. In order to
display video, the pink wire (in the supplied harness) must be hardwired into
the vehicle's parking brake light circuit, and the vehicle's parking brake must
Secondary Display: The SD-904W features a single-line display, in
addition to the unit's 7" touchscreen monitor. This allows you to view station
and track information without activating the touchscreen monitor.
Detachable Front-Panel Controls: In addition to the head unit's
touchscreen controls, the SD-904W provides a front-panel rotary knob and
playback controls. The playback control panel is detachable to deter theft (no face-case is included).
Adjustable Button Illumination: You can adjust the head
unit's button illumination between Red, Blue, or Green.
24-Bit D/A Converter: The SD-904W is equipped with a high
performance 24-bit, 192KHz, multi-bit Sigma Delta modulation DAC which supports
sample rates from 8-192 kHz.
MOSFET Amplifier: The Valor SD-904W is equipped with a
MOSFET amplifier. Compared to conventional power supplies, the MOSFET
amplification circuit is smaller and more efficient, and it delivers increased
power with less distortion and absolutely zero on/off switching noise. More
power means louder and cleaner music at higher volumes because you're not
pushing the limits of the amplification circuit. The power output specs for the
SD-904W are as follows:
- RMS Power: 20 watts RMS x 4 channels (at 4 ohms,
20-20kHz, 10% THD)
- Peak Power: 45 watts x 4 channels (180 watts total)
2V/5ch Preamp Outputs: The SD-904W features front, rear, and
mono-subwoofer 2V preamp outputs.
Subwoofer Level: You can independently adjust the head
unit's mono-subwoofer preamp output volume level from -7 to +7.
Preset EQ: The in-dash receiver features a preset EQ (User,
Jazz, Pop, & Rock).
Bass & Treble: The User mode lets you independently adjust
the Bass & Treble between -7 and +7.
Fade/Balance Controls: You can individually adjust between
-7and +7 for the unit's Fade and Balance. The unit's mono-subwoofer preamp
output is non-fading.
Loudness: You can turn the Loudness function on to boost
treble and bass frequencies at low volume levels.
Key Beep: The in-dash head unit provides an audible beep to
confirm button operation. This function can be turned On or Off.
AM/FM Tuner: The Valor SD-904W features a built-in AM/FM
tuner with manual, seek, and preset tuning.
40FM/40AM Preset Stations: You can store up to 40 AM & 40 FM
station presets. The preset stations can be entered manually or automatically.
Once your preset stations are set, you can easily scan through only your preset
Local Seek Mode: In the Local Seek Mode, the unit will only
tune in stations with very strong signals during Seek tuning.
Compatible Discs: The Valor SD-904W supports the playback of
DVD-Video, DVD-R/RW, DVD+R/RW, CD-Audio, and CD-R/RW discs.
USB Port: The Valor SD-904W features a rear-panel USB
(type-A) port and includes a 4' USB extension cable for playback of audio,
video, and photo files stored on your USB mass storage class device. The USB port has the capability to support a 500GB external hard
Note: The unit's USB port is not compatible
iPod/iPhone or Zune.
SD Card Slot: The Valor SD-904W features a front-panel SD
(Secure Digital) memory card slot for playback of audio, video, and photo files stored on your SD-card media. The unit supports SD/SDHC
memory cards up to 32GB.
Compressed Media Playback: The SD-904W supports playback of
music (MP3/WMA), photo (JPEG), and video (MPEG/XVID/AVI) files burned onto DVD+R/RW,
DVD-R/RW, and CD-R/RW discs in ISO 9660 and Joliet format; or stored on a USB or
SD/SDHC memory device and formatted in FAT.
Electronic Skip Protection: This unit is equipped with a
high-speed flash memory buffer for skip resistant playback. This ESP offers skip
protection for DVD (2-3 sec), CD (10 sec), MP3 (100 sec), and WMA (200 sec)
Mechanical Vibration: The player has the ability to absorb a
certain amount of vibration to prevent disc skipping. The mechanical
anti-vibration ability rating is 1.0G (10-200Hz, X/Y/Z direction).
Touchscreen Key Areas: During DVD playback, you can control
certain operations simply by touching an area of the screen. You can touch the
left one-third of the screen to select the previous chapter, or the right
one-third of the screen to skip to the next chapter. Pressing the top center of
the screen display playing information while pressing the bottom center displays
on-screen controls. Touching the left top corner of t he screen returns the unit
to the main menu.
Direct Access: During DVD, VCD, or CD playback, you can use
the numeric keypad on the remote control to access a track or chapter directly.
Last Position Memory: If the unit is shut off or switched to
the tuner mode while a disc is playing, the next time disc is selected as the
source, playback will resume from the point where it left off.
Zoom Mode: Using the remote control, you can change the
magnification of the image from normal to Q1, Q2, or Q3. While the image is
enlarged, you can pan the screen up, down, left, and right.
Parental Control: Parental Control allows you to restrict
DVD playback according to a predetermined level. You can select a parental
control rating from 0-8, which is protected by a 4-digit password.
Rear AV Input: This rear-panel input consists of left and
right RCA audio jacks and an RCA composite video jack, allowing you to connect
external A/V equipment to this receiver.
Rear Video Output: A single RCA composite video output jack
allows you add an external monitor.
Camera Input: This RCA composite video jack allows you
connect an optional rear view camera. The head unit features a function that
automatically switches to the rear camera image when a rear camera is installed
on your vehicle. When the shift lever is in the reverse position, the screen
automatically switches to the rear view camera. In the menu, you can switch the
image from Normal to Mirror Image.
Note: The green/white wire in the wiring harness must be
connected to the vehicle's reverse lamp circuit for automatic video
Built-in Bluetooth: Bluetooth hands-free communication is
built into this receiver, making it easy to integrate a Bluetooth enabled
cellular phone (this unit can pair up to 5 mobile phones). Bluetooth is a
two-way wireless communication system allowing you to make and receive cell
phone calls or stream digital audio from your Bluetooth enabled phone on the
- Hands-free Communications: The built-in Bluetooth
hands-free feature allows you to talk on your cell phone through the SD-904W
without the need of holding it in your hand, which help avoid any traffic
violation by keeping the driver focus on the road. When you receive a call
the SD-904W automatically switches to the Bluetooth mode; it can also be
programmed to answer calls automatically. Your phonebook will automatically
download to the unit once paired. The head unit is equipped with an
integrated front-panel microphone (there is no external mic input).
- Audio Streaming: The built-in Bluetooth audio streaming
feature allows you to stream digital audio from your Bluetooth enabled
mobile phone to the SD-904W and control the playback of the audio through
the head unit's touchscreen.
Remote Control: The unit comes with a 40-button wireless
remote control with a numeric keypad (0-9) for direct access of chapters,
tracks, and preset stations.