Motorized 7" TFT LCD Touchscreen Monitor: The VM9314
features a motorized-retractable 7" TFT Active Matrix, 16:9 touchscreen LCD
display with an adjustable viewing angle. The resolution of the display is 2400
x 480 for a total of 1,152,000 pixels. This unit has touchscreen controls with
interactive video graphics, making menu navigation easy.
Auto Open/Close: When this feature is active, the display
automatically opens when the ignition switch is turned on and closes when the
ignition switch is turned off.
Monitor Angle Adjustment: You can adjust the monitor's angle
for better visibility. The display tilts forward and backward to multiple tilt
positions (12), and can be controlled by button on the top of the frame of the
screen and rotary knob, or the supplied remote control.
Aspect Ratio: You can choose from the following aspect ratio modes for the unit's
- Full: The entire screen is
extended horizontally to the aspect ratio of 16:9.
display image has a 4:3 aspect ratio of horizontal to vertical, leaving a
blank area on the right and left sides of the display.
Dimmer: You can adjust the picture's brightness manually between -10 and +10. You can set the head unit's display to automatically dim
at dusk, based on the unit's clock setting.
PRK SW: 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 supplied pink wire must be hardwired into the vehicle's parking brake
light circuit, and the vehicle's parking brake must be engaged. The pink parking brake wire is used to connect to your parking brake
light wire (video on the LCD monitor can only be displayed when this unit's pink PRK SW wire senses that the parking brake has been engaged in the vehicle).
Hard-Key Controls: In addition to the unit's LCD touch-panel
controls the VM9314 also features hard-key controls on the front of the unit,
such as Open, Eject, Display, Band, and Source. One of the hard-keys is a 3-way
rotary encoder for volume and audio control.
12 or 24 Hour Clock:You can
set the unit to display a 12 or 24 hour clock.
Anti-Theft Feature: The VM9314 is equipped with an anti-theft feature
requiring you to enter a 6-digit password upon initial power-on.
D/A Converter:The VM9314 is
equipped with a high-performance 24-bit, 192kHz digital-to-analog converter with
a multi-bit Sigma-Delta modulator.
CEA2006 Compliant:The power specifications for the VM9314
are compliant with the CEA2006 Mobile Amplifier Power Testing and Measurement
standards from the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA). These standards were
developed as a way to equitably compare power specs from model to model and
between manufacturers. The power output specs for the VM9314 are as follows:
- CEA2006 Specs:13 watts RMS x 4 channels (at 4 ohms,
20Hz-20kHz, 1% THD-N)
- Maximum Power Output:40 watts x 4 channels (160 watts
5-Channel Audio Preamp Outputs: This unit has five audio
preamp outputs (stereo Front, stereo Rear, and mono Sub). In addition, the
subwoofer preamp output has an adjustable low pass crossover (80/120/160Hz), and
level adjustment (+/-7)
Start 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 every time you power up the radio.
Preset EQ:Preset EQ curves are stored into memory,
allowing you to recall the best setting for different types of music. You may
choose from the following presets: Acoustic, Urban, Rave, Latin, Dance, Hip Hop,
Rock, or User.
3-Band EQ: In the User EQ mode, you are able to manually adjust the
level of the head unit's Bass, Midrange, and Treble (+/-12).
Loudness: The Loudness feature compensates for deficiencies in the low
and high sound ranges at low volume.
DRC: This function reduces a Dolby Digital soundtrack's dynamic range
so you can hear quieter dialog without being overwhelmed by loud sections. You
can choose a setting of Auto or On.
Source Level: You can increase the relative volume (0-6dB)
of the unit's source inputs to match the external source's output level. The
Source Level can be used for the VM9424's Radio, Disc, USB, SD, iPod, Auxiliary,
Navigation (optional), or Bluetooth (optional).
Beep Tones: An audible beep tone confirms each function
selection. The beep tone can be disabled/enabled in the Setup Menu.
Heat Management:The unit has a
heat management system which incorporates forced-air cooling to keep the
chip-sets operating at nominal temperatures for reliable operation and sound
HD Radio: The Jensen VM9314 Multimedia Receiver features a
built-in HD Radio tuner. HD Radio technology allows CD-quality digital
broadcasting of your local FM radio stations and FM-quality digital broadcasting
of your local AM radio stations. This new 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
Technology will deliver high-quality digital sound. AM digital will have FM-like
quality in stereo, while FM digital will have CD-like quality with static free
and clear reception. With the VM9314HD radio, you will receive HD Radio digital
broadcast automatically when tuned to a station that offer HD Radio technology.
Note: Right now there are about 2,000 radio stations broadcasting
using digital HD Radio technology in the U.S. To find HD Radio stations in
your area, visit the HD Radio website (HDRadio.com).
Multicasting: HD Radio broadcasts can include multiple channels on the
same frequency, which is called multicasting. With multicasting, you can receive
up to eight additional multicast channels: HD1 through HD8.
Radio Text Info: AM/FM digital stations can offer text and data such
as artist names and song titles.
Analog Tuning: The Jensen
VM9314's built-in HD Radio tuner also supports reception of analog AM/FM
Preset Tuning: The unit features 3 FM bands and 2 AM bands with the capability of
storing 6 presets for each band giving you a total of 18 FM presets and 12 AM
presets (30 total). You can also automatically store the six strongest stations in your
area inside the current selected band.
Preset Scan: In addition, the tuner features a Preset Scan function
which allows you to preview your stored preset stations in the selected band.
Direct Tuning: The built-in AM/FM tuner also allows
direct frequency tuning through the unit's touch-screen panel or supplied
wireless remote control.
Local Seek: The
unit's tuner also is equipped with a Seek mode that when used with the Local
function, only allows radio stations with a strong local radio signals to be
European Tuning: The tuner features selectable North America
and European tuning.
XM Satellite Radio: To receive XM Satellite Radio connect the
optional CNP2000UCA XM Tuner and the CNP-JEN1 Jensen adapter cable (package item number700XMJEN2, sold separately).
Disc Compatibility: The VM9314 is compatible with the following discs:
- DVD: DVD Video, DVD-R,
DVD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD+RW DL
- VCD:Video CD, Super Video
- CD:Audio CD (CD-DA),
- Compressed Files:
MP3, WMA, JPEG, MPEG 1/2, Xvid, AVI
Note: 8 cm discs should
not be used in this unit.
The VM9314 can play MP3/WMA files with ID3 Tag capability that have been
recorded on CD-R, CD-RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+R, and DVD+RW discs. The files must
be recorded in ISO 9660 or Joliet formats. The recommended bit rate is 128 kbps
and sample frequency of 48 kHz.
Up to 1500 songs/files can be supported from a compatible disc. This unit will
only recognize 3 folder levels.
JPEG Playback: The unit
supports playback of JPEG still images recorded on CD-R, CD-RW, DVD-R,
DVD-RW, DVD+R, and DVD+RW discs. You can view a thumbnail display of available
images as well as rotate a selected image 360-degrees in 90-degree increments.
SD Card Slot: The Jensen VM9314 is equipped with a front-panel SD-card
slot. The head unit supports playback of MP3/WMA (128kbps) audio files recorded
on SD/SDHC memory cards up to 8GB. It will also playback JPEG still images
stored on an SD/SDHC card. Up to 1500 songs/files can be supported from a
compatible disc. This unit will only recognize 3 folder levels.
Note:SD/SDHC-memory cards larger than 8GB are not
DVD Touch-Screen Controls:
While playing a DVD you can press the screen to access disc information and
playback functions. The following are some of the playback
controls that are displayed when the bottom of the screen is pressed while
viewing a DVD disc.
Forward/Fast Reverse:When playing a DVD, there are four fast-play
speeds in both directions: 2x, 4x, 8x, and 16x.
- Slow Motion: Plays the current title in slow motion.
- Repeat Play:When playing
a DVD, you can repeat the current chapter or title.
- A-B Repeat: A-B Repeat
allows you to repeat any portion of a DVD.
Note: When playing a Video CD, the repeat function is
not available. For MP3/WMA, you can repeat the current file.
Direct Search: During DVD, VCD, or CD playback you can use the numeric keypad on the remote
control or on the touch-screen display to access a chapter/track directly.
Random Play: When playing a CD disc, you can play the tracks or files in
Intro Scan: During CD-audio playback you can play the first 10 seconds
of each track or file.
Multi-Angle Display: This function allows you to choose the viewing angle of scenes that were shot from a number of different angles.
Note: This function is
limited to DVDs recorded with multiple camera angles.
Zoom:When playing DVDs and
Video CDs, you can enlarge the picture using the zoom feature. You can choose
one of four zoom
Parental Lock:The DVD system
has a built-in Parental Lock feature to prevent unauthorized persons from
viewing restricted disc content. By default, the rating system is unlocked. You
can choose from 8 different levels of Parental Lock. Once setup, the parental
lock is released only by entering the user 4-digit password.
Off Eject: You can eject a disc with the unit powered off. You cannot
insert a disc with the head unit powered off.
Mounting: For proper operation of the CD/DVD
player, the chassis must be mounted with 30-degrees of horizontal.
USB Port:The Jensen VM9314 features a front-panel USB type-A port for playback of MP3 (128kbps) and WMA
(128kbps) audio files recorded in FAT16 or FAT32 on a connected USB flash
memory device, as well as USB portable hard-drives formatted to FAT32. The head unit also support JPEG still image playback via USB. Up
to 1500 songs/files can be recognized from one USB mass storage device (it
will only recognize 3 folder levels). The
VM9314HD will also display ID3 tag information.
optional jLink-USB cable (110JLINUSB, sold separately) allows you to
connect select iPods and iPhones to this unit through the head unit's front-panel USB port and 3.5mm AV input. Once an iPod/iPhone is connected, you can
playback audio/video content from your iPod/iPhone on the VM9314. The Jensen head unit
will also display text information such as song, track or artist name from your
connected iPod. You can directly control audio/video functions of your iPod from the
head unit's touchscreen or supplied IR
remote. During audio/video playback of your iPod/iPhone, the touch-screen or
click-wheel controls will be locked.
Your iPod/iPhone is also charged when it
is connected to the head unit. If you only require iPod/iPhone audio playback, you can
simply connect your iPod/iPhone to the VM9314 via the USB/Dock connector cable that
came with your iPod/iPhone. The Jensen VM9314 and optional jLink-USB cable are "Made
for iPod/iPhone" compatible and support the following iPod/iPhone model features
(as of November 2011):
|iPod/iPhone Model||Generation||Tested Version||Media Type||Control Type||Display Type||Charge|
|Audio||Video||Head Unit||iPod/iPhone||Song/Artist Text||Track Info |
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 revert to the older software version or
wait until a newer software update is available.
iPod/iPhone Photo Playback: Your iPod's clickwheel or
touchscreen is locked during music and video playback. However, to view photos,
you will need to use your iPod's clickwheel or touchscreen to control playback.
iPod Video Playback: The VM9314 does not support video playback from
the iPod video (5th gen) when used with the jLink-USB cable. Instead the
head unit requires an AV minijack connection for video playback of your iPod
video (5th gen), which offers no information display, control, or charging.
iPod/iPhone Voice Control: You can navigate your iPod/iPhone
music library and change the source/mode using the latest in voice recognition
technology, allowing you to enjoy a more hands-free experience so you focus on
driving. The VM9314 is provided with a high-quality active microphone for voice
control. This microphone should be mounted as close to the driver as possible,
preferably on the visor directly above the driver, for best voice recognition.
Along with a predefined set of basic voice commands, the iPod voice control
system can also interpret keywords to determine if you're searching for a
particular song or artist. While in iPod/iPhone mode, you can use natural speech
to access the music library. The voice control system can recognize keywords and
retrieve and play the desired song or artist from your iPod/iPhone. Acceptable
- Source/Mode Selection: Radio (HD Radio), USB, iPod, SD,
Bluetooth, DVD, Navigation
- iPod Playback Controls: Play, Pause, Stop, Next Previous, iPod
Artist & Song Title, Plus natural speech keyword recognition
Note: Upon initial connection, depending on the number of songs
and the size of your iPod/iPhone storage, the index time (radio retrieving
and storing song information from the iPod/iPhone for voice control access)
may require a few minutes to read all the data for a large song collection.
Future indexing time will be shorter, as the radio will only add to the
information that has changed since the last index.
iPod/iPhone Voice Recognition App: If you have an iPod touch
(1st/2nd/3rd gen) or iPhone (2G/3G/3GS/4), you can greatly enhance your speech
recognition experience by downloading the free "Jensen 9300 Series QuickSpeech"
App from the Apple App Store. This App collects your iPod/iPhone music library
information quickly (Indexing) and synchronizes it to the Jensen VM9314. If you
have a large library in excess of 1,000 files, using the App lets you begin to
use speech recognition in a matter of seconds rather that waiting for upwards of
several minutes if you do not use the App.
iPhone Internet Radio App: The "Jensen 9300 Series Internet Radio" App
is available from the Apple App Store free of charge. The Internet Radio App
offers a huge variety of music, talk, news, and sports channel choices from all
over the world. This allows you to take advantage of your iPhone's (3G/3GS/4)
internet connection to stream content directly to your vehicle's multimedia
system through the Jensen VM9314.
Note: If you disconnect the iPhone from the VM9314 while the
"Jensen 9300 Series Internet Radio" App is still running, the station you
were listening to will continue playing on your iPhone. This lest you enjoy
a seamless musical experience inside and outside of your vehicle.
Bluetooth Ready:The VM9314
supports Jensen's add-on Bluetooth interface (110BTM15, sold separately).
The Jensen BTM15 is Bluetooth 2.0 compliant and supports the following
Bluetooth profiles: HFP (Hands-free talking for safety and convenience from a
Bluetooth enabled cell-phone) and A2DP/AVRCP (Wireless audio streaming and
control from your Bluetooth enabled cell-phone or portable digital audio
device). The Jensen BTM15 features a 9.75' cable terminated by a proprietary
connector and 3.5mm connector which plugs into the head unit's BT-Bus port and
microphone input (if equipped).
- Bluetooth Phone: The Jensen BTM15 (sold separately) allows for
wireless communication between the head unit and your Bluetooth enabled
cell-phone. The optional add-on Bluetooth interface features a built-in
microphone to speak into during your phone conversation, while the other
party is heard through your vehicle's speakers. Incoming phone call
information will be displayed on the VM9314's integrated monitor. The Jensen
BTM15 features a single "Talk" button which allows you to answer and end
incoming phone calls. All other functions, such as dialing out will be
controlled from the head unit and its remote control. You can enter a phone
number using the touchscreen keypad, from your downloaded phonebook, or from
a call history list (up to 10). The Jensen add-on Bluetooth interface
features an attached visor-clip to mount the unit to your vehicle's
sun-visor. The visor-clip can be removed and the BTM15 can be mounted to
your dash using the supplied velcro strip.
- Bluetooth Audio:The optional add-on Bluetooth interface allows
you to play back audio files from your Bluetooth enabled phone, PDA, or
personal music player using a Bluetooth connection. You can also control the
music stored on your Bluetooth audio player from the VM9314.
Note: Not all Bluetooth enabled devices will be
compatible with the BTM15 and the VM9314.
Remote Control: The VM9314 also comes supplied with a
44-Key, full-function, infrared wireless remote control.
Steering Wheel Remote Compatibility: The head unit features
an OEM steering wheel remote control input on the rear of the unit to allow you
to keep your vehicle's radio steering wheel remote controls when used with the
optional PAC SWI-PS Steering Wheel Control Interface Adapter (127SWIPS,
sold separately); or the optional Metra ASWC Steering Wheel Control Interface
Note: Please consult the
Crutchfield Car Selector to see if your vehicle is compatible.
Video Out: A single RCA composite video-output jack allows
you to an add external monitor such as rear headrest monitor (sold separately).
Audio/Video Inputs: TheVM9314 features a front-panel 3.5mm AV input
for connecting a portable audio/video device such as a portable digital media
player and a rear-panel composite/stereo RCA AV input for permanent connection
of an external video source such as a game system.
Rear View Camera Input: The VM9314 features a composite
video input and a green/white wire lead attached to the harness for connection
of a rear view camera. If a rear-view video camera is connected, the unit is on,
and the TFT monitor is retracted inside the unit, the TFT monitor automatically
moves into the viewing position and Camera modes is selected upon shifting into
Reverse gear. When shifting into Drive gear, the TFT monitor is retracted back
inside the unit. If the monitor is already in a viewing position and in display
mode, the monitor automatically switches to Camera mode upon shifting into
Reverse. When the reverse driving stops, the monitor returns to its original
input display mode. You can choose for the monitor to display a Mirror mode
image or a Normal mode image from the rear-view camera.
Navigation Ready: The Jensen VM9314 is compatible with Jensen's add-on
GPS navigation module (110NAV102,
sold separately). The Jensen NAV102 comes supplied with a 2GB SD-card preloaded
with the NavMate navigation engine and Tele Atlas map data. The map data covers
the continental US, Alaska, Hawaii and Canada. The optional add-on GPS
navigation provides visual and audible navigation guidance.