Disc + USB Playback iPod/Aux Integration Radio & Audio Section Display & Remote Features
Disc + USB Playback
Disc Compatibility: The Blaupunkt Cupertino 220
features a single disc player that will playback CD-Audio, CD-Text, and
finalized CD-R/CD-RW audio discs. The unit supports playback of MP3/WMA
music files loaded onto CD-R/RW discs.
Front-Panel USB Port: The Cupertino 220 features a
front panel USB (type-A) port that is hidden behind a flip-up cover. The
USB port enables connection and control of a portable USB mass-storage
class (MSC) device; such as select Android smartphones
(Froyo/Gingerbread only), portable digital audio players, or USB
thumbdrives. The unit supports playback & control of MP3/WMA music files
loaded onto a compatible USB MSC device. USB portable devices that can
be charged via USB will be charged when plugged into the CD receiver's
USB port (max. 0.5A), and the vehicle's ignition switch is set to ACC or
MP3/WMA Playback: The Blaupunkt CD receiver supports
the following types of MP3 and WMA music files recorded onto CD-R/RW
disc or loaded onto a USB mass storage class device.
| Media Type || CD-R/RW || USB Storage Device |
| File System ||
ISO9660 Level 1/Level 2 ||
FAT 16/32 |
| Playable File Types || MP3:
bit rate of 32-320 kbps |
WMA: bit rate of 32-192 kbps
| Maximum # of Folders/Files ||N/A ||20,000 total
| Tags ||
ID3 tag (version 1/2), WMA tag |
Folder Select: This function allows you to select a
folder containing MP3/WMA files and start playing from the first track
in the folder.
Playback Functions: The Cupertino 220 provides
Repeat, Random, & Scan playback functions.
- Scan Play: This function allows you to locate
and play the first 4/8/12/16/60 seconds of all the tracks recorded
on a CD; or the first 4/8/12/16/60 seconds of the first track of all
the folders on a MP3/WMA disc or USB device.
- Repeat Play: This function allows you to play
the current track on a disc or USB device repeatedly or play a file
currently being played in a MP3/WMA folder on a disc/USB repeatedly.
- Random Play: This function allows you to play
all tracks recorded on a disc/USB or particular folder of a Disc/USB
in a random order.
Off Insert/Eject + Auto Reload: A CD disc can be
inserted or ejected with the power off. When a disc is inserted with the
power off, the unit will automatically power up and begin playback. If
the ejected disc is not removed within 10 seconds, the disc is
automatically inserted again into the loading slot to protect it from
Mounting: For proper CD playback you must install
the unit within 30° of horizontal.
iPod/iPhone Direct Connection: The Blaupunkt
Cupertino 220's front-panel USB port can be used to connect your
iPod/iPhone to the head unit, via the dock connector-to-USB cable which
comes with your iPod/iPhone. The Cupertino 220 supports audio playback,
music navigation, information display, and charging of your compatible
- Music Playback: The Blaupunkt head unit
supports audio playback of stored music and music apps on your iPod
or iPhone. The USB connection allows your iPod/iPhone's stored music
to be loaded instantly to the head unit and sound quality to be
maximized through the head unit's 1-bit D/A converter.
- iPod Control: You can use the head unit's
front-panel controls to search your iPod/iPhone's stored music
library by Artist, Album, Playlist, or Genre. Many iPod/iPhone
device's clickwheel or touchscreen will be locked during connection
(Apple devices w/ iOS 6.0+ will stay unlocked).
- Song/Artist Display: The head unit will display
your iPod/iPhone's stored music file information; including Track
number, Elapsed playing time, Song title, Artist name, and Album
- Battery Charging: The head unit's USB
connection provides 0.5A of current to power and charge your
connected iPod/iPhone when your vehicle's ignition switch is set to
the 'ACC' or 'On' position (if your iPod/iPhone has no initial
battery charge, then the unit will not recognize it).
Apple Device Compatibility Chart: The Blaupunkt
Cupertino 220 is "Made for iPod/iPhone" compatible and supports the
following iPod/iPhone model features (as of 12/22/2014):
| Apple Device || Generation || Tested Version || Media Type || Control Type || Display Type || Charge |
| Audio || Video || Head Unit || iPod/iPhone || Artist/Song Text || Track Info |
| iPhone || 2G || 3.1.3 || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || Y |
| 3G || 4.2.1 || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || Y |
| 3GS || 5.1.1 || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || Y |
| 4 || 7.1.2 || Y || N || Y || Y || Y || Y || Y |
| 4S || 8.1.2 || Y || N || Y || Y || Y || Y || Y |
| 5/5C/5S || 8.1.2 || Y || N || Y || Y || Y || Y || Y |
| 6/6+ || 8.1.2 || Y || N || Y || Y || Y || Y || Y |
| touch || 1st || 2.2.1 || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || Y |
| 2nd || 4.2.1 || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || Y |
| 3rd || 5.1.1 || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || Y |
| 4th || 6.1.3 || Y || N || Y || Y || Y || Y || Y |
| 5th || 8.1.2 || Y || N || Y || Y || Y || Y || Y |
| nano || 1st || 1.3.1 || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || Y |
| 2nd || 1.1.3 || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || Y |
| 3rd || 1.1.3 || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || Y |
| 4th || 1.0.4 || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || Y |
| 5th || 1.0.2 || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || Y |
| 6th || 1.2 PC || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || Y |
| 7th || 1.02PC || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || Y |
| classic || 80GB || 1.1.2 || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || Y |
| 120GB || 2.0.1 || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || Y |
| 160GB || 2.0.4 || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || Y |
| video || 5th || 1.3 || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || Y |
| iPad || 1 || 5.1.1 || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || N |
| 2 || 8.1.2 || Y || N || Y || Y || Y || Y || N |
| 3 || 8.1.2 || Y || N || Y || Y || Y || Y || N |
| 4/air || 8.1.2 || Y || N || Y || Y || Y || Y || N |
| mini || 8.1.2 || Y || N || Y || Y || Y || Y || N |
Note: Apple iPod/iPhone software updates may change
functionality results. If you download a newer software version, you
may need to reset the head unit and your iPod/iPhone to regain
functionality. If this doesn't work, you may need to wait until a
newer software update is available.
Front-Panel Auxiliary Input: A front-panel stereo
minijack is provided to allow the connection of almost any portable
audio source with a 3.5mm headphone output (great for those
non-Apple/Android devices. Simply connect your portable digital music
player to the unit's front-panel auxiliary input, and you can listen to
the audio from the portable player through the speakers in your mobile
Radio & Audio Section
AM/FM Tuner: The Blaupunkt Cupertino 220 is equipped
with a built-in AM/FM tuner offering manual, seek/scan, & preset tuning.
- Preset Tuning: The built-in tuner provides 3 FM
banks and 2 AM banks. You can store 5 radio stations in each bank,
giving you 15 FM and 10 AM preset stations. Stations can be preset
manually or automatically.
- Scanning Station: The Scan function will play
the first 4/8/12/16/60 seconds of each station, until you find a
station you like.
- RDS: The Radio Data System (RDS) feature
displays radio broadcast information such as artist, title, and
album when listening to compatible AM/FM stations.
- US/European Tuning: You can set the built-in
AM/FM tuner between US standard and European tuning spacing. The
head unit is set to European tuning out of the box.
22 Watt x 4 Channel Amp: The Blaupunkt Cupertino 220
is equipped with a 22 watt RMS x 4 channel amplifier (50 watts Peak x 4
2ch/2V Preamp Outputs: The Blaupunkt Cupertino 220
features a set of 2.0-volt preamp outputs.
Tone Controls + Sound Presets: The head unit offers
independent Bass (+/-7dB) & Treble (+/-7dB) control; along with Balance
(L9-R9) & Fader (R9-F9) adjustment. Four sound presets (Classic, Pop,
Rock, Off/Flat) allow you to easily recall the best preset EQ curve for
different types of music.
Key Beep: The in-dash head unit provides an audible
beep to confirm button operation.
Display & Remote Features
Detachable Face Security: This unit features
detachable face security. A hard plastic face case is included. An
optional soft face case (142DFC1X,
sold separately) can be purchased for this unit.
Single-Line Display: The single-line, 15-digit LCD
(with black background and white characters) on the Cupertino 220 allows
numbers and characters to be displayed clearly in almost any lighting
Illumination Dimmer: The CD receiver's display
automatically dims to a preset brightness when the vehicle's headlights
are turned on. You can adjust the brightness (1-16) for the Daytime and
Nighttime preset. The wiring harness includes an orange lead that should
be connected to the vehicle's parking light circuit in order for the
dimmer feature to operate.
12/24-Hour Clock: The in-dash head unit offers a
switchable 12- or 24-hour clock display. You can set the unit's clock to
display even when the head unit is turned off (key still in accessory
position) or have it turn off with the head unit.
Demo Mode: This unit features a Demo mode which can
be turned On or Off within the menu.
Remote Control: The Blaupunkt Cupertino 220 includes
an IR wireless remote control and features a SWC input for compatibility
with factory steering wheel controls via a separate interface module
- IR Remote: The Cupertino 220 comes supplied with an IR
remote control for wireless operation of the CD receiver.
- SWC Input: The unit features a SWC (steering wheel
control) input and is compatible with
Steering Wheel Control Adapters from PAC (sold separately), so you can
keep your vehicle's factory steering wheel radio controls.