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Marine receiver and speaker package
Our take on the JBL MPK170 by Crutchfield's Jon Paulette
Marine audio package from JBL
This all-in-one package from JBL has everything you need to start building a great marine audio system on your boat. The compact PRV170 marine receiver and powerful 6-1/2" MS6200 speakers are made for marine use, so they'll stand up to the harshest elements while giving you the power and performance you expect.
MS6200 6-1/2" marine speakers
The marine environment is harsh, but these 6-1/2" JBL® speakers are up to the challenge. With waterproof motor structures, a one-piece cast-polymer basket, a sealed magnet, rubber surrounds, and a grille-mounted tweeter, these speakers stand up to sun, spray, salt, and all those post-cruise washdowns. These speakers will handle up to 60 watts RMS, and they'll deliver strong bass and crystal-clear highs that cut through the roar of the open water.
JBL knows that finding extra space on a boat can be tough, so these speakers have a mounting depth of only 2-3/4 inches (70 millimeters) and a cutout diameter of 5-1/16" (129 millimeters). They'll fit in tight spots, with help from the included stainless steel mounting brackets.
Really cool face and easy function. Great product
Anonymous, Houston, TX
What's in the Box:
- Marine Receiver (w/ attached wiring harness)
- Trim ring (installed)
- 2 Marine speakers
- Aux/USB adapter (w attached 8' cable)
- 41" USB extension cable (w/ a female USB type-A connector on one end and a male USB type-A connector on other end)
- Self-adhesive foam pad
- Self-adhesive foam pad
JBL PRV170 multimedia marine receiver
- built-in amp (4 x 45 watts peak)
- built-in Bluetooth®
- rear AUX and USB ports (USB drives only)
- AM/FM radio
- watertight, UV-resistant front panel
- outputs: 2-channel preamp outputs
- EQ3 (seven preset tone curves and a 3-band equalizer)
- warranty: 1 year
JBL MS6200 6-1/2" marine speakers
- polypropylene cone woofer
- grille-mounted polypropylene tweeter
- power handling: 5-60 watts RMS (180 watts peak power)
- frequency response: 50-20,000 Hz
- sensitivity: 91dB
- top-mount depth: 2-3/4"
- warranty: 1 year
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
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Features and Specs
|Memory Card Slot||USB|
|Satellite Radio Ready||No|
|RMS Power Output||20 watts|
|Peak Output||45 watts|
|RMS Power Bandwidth||NotgivenHz|
|Sub Preamp Outputs||No|
|Switchable Rear Preamp Outputs||No|
|Preamp Voltage||2 volts|
|Key Button Color||White|
|Steering Wheel Control Compatible||No|
|Parts Warranty||1 Year|
|Labor Warranty||1 Year|
|Radio Data System||No|
Marine Certified: The marine receiver has been engineered and tested for use in the harsh marine environment. The receiver features a solid aluminum chassis, front-panel protective gasket, and IP66 waterproof face. The receiver also meets or exceeds ASTM117 salt fog standards.
LCD Screen: The marine receiver features a single-line LCD screen with a white background and black text.
Audio Section: The marine receiver is equipped with a 45 Watts (Peak) x 4ch amplifier. The marine unit is also fitted with two pair of RCA outputs to connect an external amplifier or powered subwoofer. The marine receiver features 5 preset EQ modes - Flat, Classic, Pop, Rock, or Off. The marine head unit also offers independent Bass & Treble control; plus Balance & Fade adjustment. When listening to music at low volume levels, the Loudness feature will boost the bass & treble response. Every time a button is pressed the unit output a beep tone (this can be turned off).
AM/FM Tuner: The marine receiver features a built-in AM/FM tuner with manual, seek, and preset tuning. You can select either US or European tuning. The marine unit provides 3 FM banks and 2 AM banks. Each AM/FM bank can hold up to 6 station presets, proving you with 18 FM station presets and 12 AM station presets. Stations can be stored manually or automatically.
Bluetooth Audio Streaming: The marine receiver supports wireless audio playback (AD2P) and control (AVRCP) of a Bluetooth enabled audio player or smartphone. The marine receiver will be able to control basic playback functions of your Bluetooth device's stored music; such as Play/Pause, Skip Next/Previous, Fast Forward/Rewind and Random/Repeat. The marine unit also supports audio streaming of music apps downloaded on your smartphone with limited control. Advanced music control of your music apps will still need be done via your Bluetooth-enabled smartphone. This unit does not display song/artist information.
Note: This unit does not support Bluetooth hands-free communication for making and answering phone calls.
USB Port: The marine receiver is equipped with a rear-panel USB (type-A) port attached to the chassis by a 7" pigtail. The USB port allows you to connect a USB thumbdrive. The unit supports audio playback & control of MP3/WMA audio files stored on a compatible USB thumbdrive. The unit offers Play/Pause, Fast Forward/Reverse, Previous/Next Track, and Random/Repeat playback functions. The Intro Scan feature allows you to locate and play the first 10 seconds of each MP3/WMA track on a USB stick. This unit will also display song/artist information.
Note: Media devices, such as smartphones and MP3 players, should be connected to the Marine receiver via Bluetooth or Aux input.
Aux Input: This unit features a rear mounted, stereo RCA auxiliary input on a 6" pigtail so you can connect an external audio source. An RCA-to-Minijack cable (sold separately) will be required for the connection of a portable audio player with a headphone jack output.
USB/Aux Adapter: The included USB/Aux adapter provides easy connection and disconnection of your USB thumbdrive and portable MP3 players. This adapter features an 8' cable terminated by a male USB (type-A) connector and male stereo RCA connectors which plug into the marine receiver's rear-panel USB port and Aux input. On the other end of the cable is a housing which contains a female USB (type-A) port and 3.5mm minijack input which can be mounted in a more convenient location. The USB/Aux adapter is designed to be flush-mounted and requires a cut-out of 1.315" (diameter) x 1.9375" (depth). A plastic collar locks the adapter into place. An integrated rubber cover protects the connections from the marine environment.
Mounting Options: The marine receiver requires a round cutout in the bulkhead for inserting the chassis. The integrated protective gasket, supplied U-bracket, and integrated hardware secure the unit in place against the mounting surface. Receiver dimensions:
- Chassis: 3.305" (diameter) x 3.5" (depth)
- Face-Plate: 4.265" (diameter x 1.0625" (depth)
- Cutout: 3.305" (diameter) x 3.5" (depth)
Note: The receiver is round and does not include a mounting sleeve or ISO-mount screw holes to accommodate standard automotive installation.
UV- and Water-Resistant: These marine speakers (JBL MS 6200) feature UV- and water-resistant integrated grilles (white), cast-polymer speaker baskets, rubber woofer surrounds, polypropylene woofer cones, and polypropylene dome tweeters. The spider and tinsel leads are also treated against moisture and UV contamination for marine applications.
- Woofers: Each speaker has a 6-1/2" polypropylene woofer cone that rejects moisture and UV contamination while delivering excellent performance. Each woofer uses a UV- and water-resistant rubber surround.
- Cast-polymer Baskets: Cast-polymer baskets are used to provide a waterproof platform that rejects UV contamination.
- Tweeters: Each speaker uses a 1" polypropylene dome tweeter for crisp, clear highs.
- Integrated Grilles: The speaker features an integrated white grill that is not removable.
Note: No mounting hardware is included for the speakers.
- Grille Diameter: 7.135"
- Cutout Diameter: 5.195"
- Mounting Depth: 2.75"
- Mounting Height: 0.9375"
- Magnet Diameter: 3.985"
- Bolt Pattern: 4.285" x 6.275"
Frequency Response & Power Handling: The JBL MS 6200 marine speakers have a frequency response of 55Hz to 20kHz. Each speaker can handle 60-watts (RMS) and 180-watts (Peak). They have sensitivity rating of 91dB.
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