USB Port: The Blaupunkt San Francisco 310 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 with MP3 (8-320 kbps) and WMA (32-192 kbps) music files. The USB port is
compatible with USB mass storage class devices that support the FAT16 or FAT32
file system. The unit can recognize up to 20,000 MP3/WMA files stored on one USB
MSC device. The San Francisco 310 offers the following playback operation of your USB
Mass Storage device; Play/Pause, Skip Track (Previous/Next),
Fast-Forward/Rewind, Scan Play, Repeat/Random, and Folder/Track selection. USB portable audio players 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 On.
Note: You cannot connect a USB device via a USB
hub or Multi-Card Reader to this unit.
iPod/iPhone Compatible: The Blaupunkt San Francisco 310'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 San
Francisco 310 supports audio playback, music navigation, information display,
and charging of your compatible iPod/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. The
Blaupunkt head unit supports audio playback of music stored on your iPod or
iPhone. You can search your iPod/iPhone's stored music library by Artists,
Album, or Genre (your iPod/iPhone's clickwheel or touchscreen controls will be
locked during connection). The head unit will display your iPod/iPhone's stored
music file information; including Track number, Folder number, Elapsed playing
time, Song title, Artist name, and Album title. 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). The Blaupunkt
San Francisco 310 is "Made for iPod/iPhone" compatible and supports the
following iPod/iPhone model features (as of 10/4/2012):
| iPod Model || Generation || Tested Version || Media Type || Control Type || Display Type || Charge |
| Audio || Video || Head Unit || iPod || Artist/Song Text || Track Info |
| dock connector || 3rd || N/A || N || N || N || N || N || N || N |
| clickwheel |
| 4th || N/A || N || N || N || N || N || N || N |
mini ||1st ||N/A || N || N || N || N || N || N || N |
|2nd ||N/A ||N ||N ||N ||N ||N ||N ||N |
| video || 5th || 1.3 || 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 |
| 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 || 1.1 PC || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || Y |
| 7th || 1.2 || Y || N || Y || N || 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 || 6.0 || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || Y |
| 5th || 6.0 || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || Y |
| 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 || 6.0 || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || Y |
| 4S || 6.0 || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || Y |
| 5 || 6.0 || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || Y |
| iPad || 1 || 5.1.1 || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || N |
| 2 || 6.0 || Y || N || Y || N || Y || Y || N |
| 3 || 6.0 || Y || N || Y || N || 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
Auxiliary Input: The San Francisco 310 feature a front-panel 3.5mm
auxiliary input so you connect your external portable audio player or portable
satellite radio receiver to this head unit. You can set the Auxiliary input sensitivity level to
Low or High to match the volume output of your connected external audio device.
You can also enter a custom 15-character name for the Aux input.
Disc Compatibility: The Blaupunkt San Francisco 310 features a
single disc player that will playback CD-Audio and finalized CD-R/CD-RW audio
SD-Card Slot: The San Francisco 310 features a hidden
SD-card slot located behind the detachable face-plate. The face-plate will need
to be removed to insert or eject a memory card. The head unit supports SD, SDHC,
and MMC memory cards (up to 32GB) formatted in FAT 16/32. The unit can recognize
up to 1,000 MP3/WMA music files stored on a single memory card.
MP3/WMA Playback: The San Francisco 310 can play MP3 (8-320 kbps)
and WMA (32-192 kbps) music files recorded on CD-R/CD-RW discs in ISO9660
Level 1/Level 2 and Joliet; as well as SD/SDHC/MMC memory cards formatted in FAT
16/32. The unit is compatible with ID3-tags(ver.
1/2)/WMA-tags and will display file and folder names (up to 30
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 San Francisco 310 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
seconds of the first track of all the folders on a MP3/WMA disc or memory
- Repeat Play: This function allows you to play the
current track on a disc repeatedly or play a file currently being played in
a MP3/WMA folder repeatedly.
- Random Play: This function allows you to play all
tracks recorded on a disc or in a folder in a random order.
Off Insert/Eject: 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.
Auto Reload: If the ejected disc is not removed within 10
seconds, the disc is automatically inserted again into the loading slot to
protect it from dust.
Mounting: For proper CD playback you must install the unit
within 30° of horizontal.
AM/FM Tuner: The Blaupunkt San Francisco 310 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
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.
MOSFET Amplifier: The Blaupunkt San Francisco 310 is equipped with
a MOSFET amplifier. The power output specs for the San Francisco 310 are as follows:
- Full Bandwidth Power: 22 watts RMS x 4 channels (at 4
ohms, 20-20kHz, 1% THD)
- Maximum Output Power: 50 watts x 4 channels
4ch/2V Preamp Outputs: The Blaupunkt San Francisco 310 features a pair of
fading front- and rear-channel 2.0-volt preamp outputs.
Tone Controls: The head unit offers independent Bass (+/-7dB) & Treble
along with Balance (L9-R9) & Fader (R9-F9) adjustment.
Preset + 3-Band EQ: 4 sound presets (Classic, Pop, Rock, Off/Flat) allow
you to easily recall the best preset EQ curve for different types of music. For further
adjustment, the in-dash CD receiver features a built-in 3-Band EQ.
|3-Band EQ ||Frequency ||Gain ||Q-Factor |
|Treble ||10, 12.5, 15, 17.5 kHz ||-7 to +7 dB ||N/A |
|Midrange ||0.5, 1.0, 1.5, 2.5 kHz ||-7 to +7 dB ||0.5, 0.75, 1.0, 1.25 |
|Bass ||60, 80, 100, 200 Hz ||-7 to +7 dB ||1.0, 1.25, 1.5, 2.0 |
Loudness: This function enhances low frequencies (bass) at
X-Bass: The X-Bass function enhances the receiver's bass
output around a certain frequency (60/80/100Hz) at lower volumes. The gain of
the X-Bass function can be adjusted from 0 to +3.
Turn-On Volume: You can set the head unit to turn-on to the
last volume level adjustment when turned off, or turn-on to a pre-defined volume
level (0-50) every time you power up the radio.
Mute Level: The head unit's Mute function can be set from 0-50; based
on your preference of attenuation.
Key Beep: The in-dash head unit provides an audible beep to
confirm button operation. This function can be turned On or Off.
Detachable Face: 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 San Francisco 310 allows numbers and
characters to be displayed clearly in almost any lighting condition.
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.
IR Remote: The San Francisco 310 comes supplied with an IR remote
control for wireless operation of the CD receiver. The remote operates off of a
single CR2025 Lithium cell 3V battery (already installed).
60 Day Warranty: The Blaupunkt San Francisco 310 CD receiver does not come
with a manufacturer's warranty, but does include Crutchfield's 60-day