Fold-Down Detachable Face: The headunit features a
manual fold-down, detachable faceplate and comes supplied with a hard
plastic carrying case.
Display Priority: You can set the unit to a source
display or clock display priority. When set to source display priority,
the radio tuner frequency, CD track/elapsed time, selected MP3/WMA
information (track name, directory name, title, artist, or album), or
Aux display will be displayed. The display priority is easily changed
with the Display button.
Clock Display: Normally, the clock display illuminates
only when the unit is on. You can program it so the clock is
displayed when the ignition key is turned on and the unit is off.
Illumination Dimmer: The headunit's display features
three illumination settings. You can choose from Low, Med, or High.
CEA-2006 Compliant Amplifier: The Dual XHD7714
features a CEA-2006 Compliant rated amplifier that offers 17 watts RMS x
4 channels in 4 ohms at 1% THD+N with a Signal-To-Noise Ratio of 80dBA.
3 Sets of Preamp Outputs: The Dual XHD7714 features
three sets of preamp outputs (Front, Rear, and Subwoofer). The Front and
Rear preamp outputs allow you to fade your music front to rear and
balance the sound left to right. The Subwoofer preamp output is
non-fading. The Subwoofer preamp output offers separate volume control
from 0-12 to enhance the sound of your connected amplifier and subwoofer
without effecting the rest of your car audio speaker system.
Preset EQ Curves: You can choose from six preset
curves: Flat, Pop, Jazz, Classic, Beat, and Rock. Any adjustment to the
bass or treble settings automatically cancels the current EQ curve.
Bass And Treble: The headunit's Bass and Treble can
be independently adjusted from -6 to +6 dB.
Loudness Curve: You can activate this feature to
enhance the bass and treble frequencies when listening to music at low
Source Audio Memory: Individual bass and treble
settings are retained in memory for AM, FM, CD, USB, and AUX modes. This
allows you to save the Bass and Treble settings separately for each
Source Volume Level: The source volume level control
allows a gain adjustment for each audio source (AM, FM, CD, AUX, USB and
Bluetooth). You can set the source volume level (-6 to +6) for each
mode, depending on the relative volume of each audio source.
Turn-on Volume: You can preset the unit's volume
when it is powered on. Each time the unit is turned on, the volume is
reset to the preset level regardless of the volume level when the unit
was last turned off.
Beep Confirmation: You can enable or disable beep
confirmation for the headunit's control buttons.
Built-In HD Tuner: In addition to the unit's
standard analog AM/FM tuner, the headunit features a built-in HD AM/FM
tuner. With the built-in HD Radio tuner, you can receive digital AM/FM
broadcasts from local stations where available. This technology will
significantly improve audio quality and reception, as well as include
information such as artist name and song titles or traffic news,
viewable on the receiver's display. HD radio delivers near CD quality
sound to FM broadcasts, and FM sound to AM broadcasts. You can store up
to 18 FM stations and 12 AM stations, including HD Radio stations. This
headunit also supports HD Radio multicasting and allows multicast HD
Radio stations to be stored as presets.
Note: Your local stations must be broadcasting
HD AM/FM broadcasts to receive HD Radio content. No subscriptions
fee needed for HD Radio programming.
HD Seek Mode: In addition to searching through both
analog and digital stations, you can search only HD stations by using
the headunit's HD Seek Mode. During this mode the headunit will skip
over all analog stations and tune to only HD Radio stations.
Automatic Presets: The headunit can automatically
store the six strongest stations in the current band selected. Multicast
channels are not stored during Auto Preset and must be manually preset.
iTunes Tagging: The iTunes Tagging feature of the
XHD7714 allows you to "Tag" songs that are playing on HD Radio station
and enables them to be purchase later through iTunes. With the touch of
a button the unit will remember the title and artist song information,
and then transfer that information to your iPod the next time you
connect it to the XHD7714 using the supplied 2-wire cable. The following
mode iPods support iTunes Tagging.
- iPod video (5th gen)
- iPod nano (3rd/4th/5th gen)
- iPod classic (80/120/160GB)
Disc Compatibility: The XHD7714 supports playback of
CD-Audio, CD-R, and CD-RW discs.
SRAM Buffer: An internal SRAM buffer provides ESP
(Electronic Skip Protection) to virtually eliminate skipping of your
MP3/WMA CD-R/RW discs and allows alphanumeric or direct track search
even while a song is currently playing.
DSP Processor: The headunit's powerful on-board DSP
processor decodes MP3/WMA compressed audio files while maintaining
near-CD sound quality.
MP3/WMA Playback: This unit can play MP3 and WMA
files that have been recorded with constant bit rate (MP3: 32-320
kbps/WMA: 48-192 kbps) or variable bit rate compression on CD-R and
CD-RW discs. The disc must be recorded using ISO 9660 level 1 or level
2, Yellow Book MODE 1, or Yellow Book MODE 2 FORM 1. In addition, this
unit is compatible with ID3 Tag version 1.0 to 2.4. Discs should be
recorded with a maximum of 256 folders and files and 8 folder levels.
MP3/WMA Search Modes: The preset buttons and other
buttons on the front panel can be used for entering letters or numbers
to assist you in locating specific MP3 or WMA files and folders. The
following search functions can be performed by this unit:
- Direct File Select: search for specific file
- Alphanumeric File/Folder Search: search for
file or folder names by entering alphanumeric characters
- File/Folder Navigate: search for all available
files within a folder
USB Port: The XHD7714 features a front-panel USB
port for connecting an external USB mass storage device. The headunit's
USB port allows you to play MP3 (32-320kbps constant or variable bit
rates) and WMA (48-192kbps constant or variable bit rates) files from
most mass storage USB devices formatted in FAT or FAT32 file system.
The XHD7714 has a playback capacity of 28,000 MP3/WMA with 255 maximum
number of folders, 999 maximum number of files in each folder and 8
maximum number of folder levels. In addition, the USB input also
supports ID3 tags, version 1.0-2.0. The XHD7714 will display either
elapsed time (default), track number, clock, track name, directory name,
title, artist or album when connecting and playing a USB external
source. Your connected portable USB mass storage device will also charge
through this headunit's USB port. The headunit does not need to be in
the USB mode in order to charge your connected device through the USB
port. The USB port is found on the front panel of the headunit behind a
protective cover. The XHD7714 offers the following playback and search
options through its USB connection.
- Direct File Select: you can use the rotary
encoder or the number buttons on the front of the headunit or on the
supplied remote control to access MP3/WMA music files directly
- File Navigation: you can use the rotary encoder
to search through and select a desired track
- Folder Access: you can use the next/previous
buttons to search through and select a desired folder
- File Repeat: repeats a selected MP3/WMA music
- Folder Repeat: repeats all MP3/WMA music files
in the current folder
- Random: plays all MP3/WM