About the Furrion DV1230-BL
A multi-zone entertainment center
A multi-zone entertainment center
Furrion's DV1230-BL entertainment system is a versatile, feature-packed multimedia tool that will bring remarkable audio and video performance to your RV or camper. You can enjoy a movie, play some tunes, or listen to the radio — and control it all with a smartphone app. With three zones and independent control, this Furrion receiver is a real powerhouse. You can turn the speakers on or off in Zones 1 and 2, and control a separate audio source and volume level in Zone 3.
Plenty of ways to play
This receiver gives you plenty of entertainment options. The built-in DVD/CD player will handle all your movies and music, plus Bluetooth® connectivity with NFC communication allows you to enjoy MP3, WMA, and MP4 files on your phone.
If your media is stored on another device, you can plug into the front-panel HDMI, AUX, or charging USB ports. An AM/FM tuner allows you to check out local radio wherever you go. Want to stay up and enjoy a movie or music after everyone else has turned in? There's a headphone jack, too.
The system comes with a comprehensive wireless remote control, but the really cool thing is that you don't have to be inside to control the receiver. You can use Furrion's ES Control app to change tunes and zones while you're sitting outside enjoying the fresh air.
Made for RV use
Like all Furrion products, this double-DIN receiver is made for RV and camper use, so vibrations and temperature swings won't affect performance or longevity.
- 3-zone entertainment center with independent zone control
- DVD/CD player with built-in Bluetooth connectivity
- NFC communication
- plays MP3, WMA, and MP4 files
- AM/FM radio with 30 presets
- inputs: front HDMI input, charging USB input, AUX input, optical in, coax audio in, video in
- outputs: 3-channel RCA (left, right, sub); video output
- can be controlled with the Furrion ES Control app
- Furrion Vibrationsmart™ and Climatesmart™ technology
- built-in amplifier (25 watts RMS/50 peak x 4 channels + 15 watts RMS/30 peak x 2 channels)
- fits double-DIN dash opening
- wireless remote included
- warranty: 1 year
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
- front HDMI input, charging USB input, AUX input
- MFR # DV1230-BL
What's in the box:
- DVD receiver
- Wiring harness
- 59" Stereo minijack-to-RCA cable
- Remote control (CR2025 battery installed)
- Quickstart Guide
- Important Safety Instructions
- NFC note
- Warranty Leaflet
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Variety of Sources
Disc Compatibility: The Furrion DV1230-BL supports playback of DVD-Video, DVD-R, DVD-RW discs; as well as CD-Audio, CD-R, and CD-R/W discs. The unit supports ESP (Electronic Shock Protection) to ensure smooth disc playback. The unit supports MPEG 1, MPEG 2, and MPEG 4 video files (720 x 480/30fps or 720 x 576/30fps) on DVD-R and DVD-RW discs. It also supports MP3 and WMA music files (16-320kbps/8-48kHz) on CD-R and CD-RW discs. In addition it supports JPEG photo files on DVD and CD media discs.
Note: The unit does not feature a video monitor. DVD video playback can be output to an external monitor through the receiver's HDMI or AV output jacks.
Built-In Bluetooth: The Furrion DV1230-BL features built-in Bluetooth 4.0 with support for hands-free phone communication (HFP), plus wireless audio streaming (A2DP) and control (AVRCP). You can pair your Bluetooth-enabled source device to the DV1230-BL via SSP (Simple Secure Pairing) or NFC (Near Field Communication). The unit can pair the unit with multiple devices, but only one device can be connected at a time and used for playback or phone calls. The unit has a Bluetooth wireless range of approximately 30'.
- Hands-Free Communication: You'll be able to make and answer Bluetooth phone calls from the receiver's front-panel controls. When there is an incoming call, a ring-tone will be heard through your front speakers and the phone number will be displayed on the screen of the DV1230-BL. You can answer and end a phone call, as well as manually dial a number from the unit's front-panel controls (this unit does not support Phonebook Transfer). The unit includes an integrated front-panel mic to carry on your side of the conversation while you listening to the other party through your vehicles speakers.
- Wireless Audio Streaming: You'll be able to wirelessly stream stored music, music apps, and other audio content from your Bluetooth-enabled source device to the DV1230-BL. You'll also be able to control basic playback functions, such as Play/Pause and Previous/Next Track, from the front-panel of the DV1230-BL. Advanced music navigation and song/artist/album display will still be done from your Bluetooth source device.
USB Port: The unit's front-panel USB-A port supports playback of MP3 and WMA music files stored on a USB MSC (Mass Storage Class) device, such as a USB thumbdrive. The unit will support MP3 and WMA music files with a bit-rate of 16-320kbps and sampling rate of 8-48kHz. You'll be able control music playback and view song/artist/album information (no album art) from the Furrion DV1230-BL receiver.
Note: The unit's USB port does not support Apple iOS or Android OS devices. Its also not compatible with USB hubs, card-readers, and computers.
HDMI Input: The front-panel HDMI input allows you to connect a audio/video source, such as a Blu-ray player. You'll be able to listen to audio through the DV1230-BL and watch video on a connector monitor.
Note: The unit does not feature a video monitor. Video playback from the HDMI input can be output to an external monitor through the receiver's HDMI output (not compatible with AV output).
AV Input: The AV input consists of a composite video jack and stereo RCA jacks. The AV input allows you to connect an external audio/video source (such as a DVD player) and listen to audio through the DV1230-BL and watch video through a connected monitor.
Note: The unit does not feature a video monitor. Video playback from the AV input can be output to an external monitor through the receiver's AV output jacks (not compatible with the HDMI output).
Dual Aux Inputs: The DV1230-BL is outfitted with dual aux inputs. There is a front-panel 3.5mm Aux input that allows temporary connection of a portable audio source, such as a music player or smartphone device. There is also a rear-panel stereo RCA auxiliary input for permanent connection of an external audio source device.
Digital Audio Inputs: The DV1230-BL features two digital audio inputs. There is one optical (toslink) digital input and one coaxial (RCA) digital input.
AM/FM Radio: The Furrion DV1230-BL is equipped with a built-in AM/FM tuner with manual, seek, and preset tuning. You can store up to 18 FM and 12 AM preset stations. You can select between North American and European tuning.
3-Zone Amplifier: The Furrion DV1230-BL is equipped with a 50W (Peak) x 4 channel amplifier for Zone 1 and Zone 2, plus a 30W (Peak) x 2 channel amplifier for Zone 3. Zone 1 and Zone 2 will play the same audio source at the same volume level; you can choose to listen to both Zones at the same time or turn one or both Zones off. Zone 3 offers independent source selection and volume control, so you can listen to a different source at a different volume level in Zone 3.
EQ: You can select between 4 preset EQ modes - Flat, Rock, Classic, and Cinema. You can also manually adjust the receiver's Bass & Treble. In addition, there is a Loudness setting that enhances both high and low frequencies at lower volume level.
Subwoofer Output: The Furrion DV1230-BL is outfitted with a 2V subwoofer output for connecting a powered subwoofer or subwoofer amplifier (sold separately).
Headphone Output: There is a front-panel 3.5mm headphone jack output for connecting a set of headphones, so you can listening privately to your audio source. The unit's speaker and subwoofer outputs are automatically muted when a headphone is connected.
AV Output: The AV output consists of a composite video jack and stereo RCA jacks. The AV output will transmit audio/video from the DV1230-BL's built-in DVD player and AV-input to an external monitor and speaker system (sold separately - see Accessories Tab).
Note: The head unit's HDMI input cannot be output through the unit's AV output.
HDMI ARC: The HDMI ARC jack allows connection of a TV that features an Audio Return Channel (ARC) HDMI input. ARC allows audio signals to travel both ways from the Furrion receiver and your TV. If you connect a TV that supports HDMI ARC to the unit with a single HDMI cable, you can output video/audio from the DV1230-BL's built-in DVD player and HDMI input to the TV or input TV audio to the Furrion DV1230-BL.
- The head unit's AV input cannot be output through the unit's HDMI output.
- Your TV or monitor must also support HDMI ARC in order to utilize the Audio Return Channel.
Display, Remote, & Installation
Front-Panel Display: The Furrion DV1230-BL features a large LCD screen that displays source and menu information. It provides song/artist/album information (not album art) from MP3 and WMA music files on disc or USB.
Note: The front-panel display does not support video playback.
IR Remote: The included remote control provides full wireless operation of the Furrion DV1230-BL receiver. Supported control functions include Power, Source, Volume, Playback, EQ, and more. The unit features an IR remote jack to add an external IR repeater (sold separately) in case the DV1230-BL is installed in a location where the front-panel IR eye is not visible to the included IR remote control.
Furrion ES Control App: The Furrion ES Control App (for Apple iOS 8.0+ and Android OS 4.3+) turns your compatible smartphone or tablet device into a remote control for the Furrion DV1230-BL. The app wirelessly controls the DV1230-BL from your Apple iOS or Android OS device via a wireless BLE (Bluetooth Low Energy) connection. Conveniently and easily control power, volume, source input and many other features of the DV1230-BL from the Furrion ES Control app on your compatible mobile device.
Furrion Smart Technologies: Made with Furrion's proprietary VibrationSmart and ClimateSmart technologies, DV1230-BL is built to withstand constant vibrations & extreme temperatures. It also features SignalSmart technology that isolates the unit from outside interference for great audio reproduction everytime.
Mounting Options: The Furrion DV1230-BL requires a rectangular cutout in your recreational vehicle's dash or other mounting surface, and secures to the dash or other mounting surface using four screws (not included). The front-covers must be removed to access the screw holes.
- Cutout Dimensions: 6.995" (w) x 4.025" (h) x 6.885" (d)
- Front-Panel Dimensions: 9.795" (w) x 4.675" (h) x 1.345" (d)
- Screw-Hole Spacing: 8.185" (w) x 3.725" (h) x 1.125" (d)
Note: The DV1230-BL does not support standard Single-DIN or Double-DIN automotive installations.
Wiring: The Furrion DV1230-BL comes with a 16-pin wiring harness that will need to be hardwired to power, ground, and speakers.
|1||Orange/black||Zone 3 Right Speaker (-)|
|2||Brown/black||Zone 3 Left Speaker (-)|
|3||Gray||Zone 1 Right Speaker (+)|
|4||White||Zone 1 Left Speaker (+)|
|5||Green||Zone 2 Left Speaker (+)|
|6||Purple||Zone 2 Left Speaker (+)|
|8||Red||+12V Power (15A Fuse)|
|9||Orange||Zone 3 Right Speaker (+)|
|10||Brown||Zone 3 Left Speaker (+)|
|11||Gray/black||Zone 1 Right Speaker (-)|
|12||White/black||Zone 1 Left Speaker (-)|
|13||Green||Zone 2 Left Speaker (-)|
|14||Purple||Zone 2 Left Speaker (-)|
The Furrion DV1230-BL replaces these items
- DVD/CD player with 3-zone output
- inputs: front HDMI input, front USB input (no iPhone control), front auxiliary input (minijack), rear A/V input (RCA), rear auxiliary input (RCA), rear coaxial and optical digital inputs
- can be controlled with the Furrion ES Control app
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