Kenwood DDX9905S Instruction Manual

Kenwood DDX9905S Instruction Manual

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  • Page 1 Record the serial number, found on the back of the unit, in the spaces designated on the warranty card, and in the space provided below. Refer to the model and serial numbers whenever you call upon your KENWOOD dealer for information or service on the product.
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents Before Use APPS—Android Auto™/ Apple CarPlay Precautions ..............4 Apple CarPlay Operation ........23 How to read this manual ......... 5 Android Auto™ Operation ........24 Basic Operations WebLink™ Operation ..........26 Spotify Operation .............27 Functions of the Buttons on the Front Panel ... 6 Pandora®...
  • Page 3 SiriusXM® Controlling Audio SiriusXM® Basic Operation ........46 Speaker/ X’over setup ..........78 Storing Channels in Preset Memory ....48 Controlling General Audio ........79 Preset select ...............48 Equalizer Control ............80 Direct search ..............48 Volume Offset ............81 Category/Channel search ........49 Zone Control ..............81 Replay ................49 Sound Effect ...............82 TuneMix™...
  • Page 4: Before Use

    • When you purchase optional accessories, This condensation on the lens (also called lens check with your KENWOOD dealer to make fogging) may not allow discs to play. In such a sure that they work with your model and in situation, remove the disc and wait for the dew your area.
  • Page 5: How To Read This Manual

    Before Use How to read this manual • This unit can only play the following tyeps of CDs. • The screens and panels shown in this manual are examples used to provide a clear explanation of • This unit may not correctly play discs which do operations.
  • Page 6: Basic Operations

    • When the power is off, turns the power on. MENU • Displays the popup menu screen. • Pressing for 1 second switches attenuation of the volume on/off. (DDX9905S/ DDX9705S/ DDX9018BTS only) • Displays the APP (CarPlay/ Android Auto/ WebLink) screen.
  • Page 7: Turning On The Unit

    • To forcibly eject the disc, press it for 2 seconds and then touch [DISC EJECT] after the message is displayed. Disc insert • A slot to insert a disc media. (DDX9905S/ DDX9705S/ DDX9018BTS only) slot • Switches attenuation of the volume on/off.
  • Page 8 For details of, see Camera Setup (P.69). [OEM SETUP] ■ Touch [Security]. This function requires a commercial adaptor. Consult your KENWOOD dealer for details. ■ [DEMO] Set the demonstration mode. Default is “ON”. 1 Touch [DEMO] and select ON or OFF.
  • Page 9: Adjusting The Volume

    Basic Operations NOTE • Touch [BS] to delete the last entry. • If you enter a different security code, the procedure returns to step 5 (for first code entry). • If you have disconnected the Receiver from the battery, enter the correct security code as that you have entered in step 5 and touch [Enter].
  • Page 10: Monitor Angle Control

    Basic Operations Monitor Angle Control ● Flick (DDX9905S/ DDX9705S/ Slide your finger quickly to the left or right on the DDX9018BTS) screen to change the page. You can scroll a list screen You can adjust the position of the monitor.
  • Page 11: Popup Menu

    Basic Operations Display the HOME screen Turn off the screen Press the [HOME] button. Select [Display OFF] on the popup menu. h HOME screen appears. ● To turn on the screen Popup menu Touch the display. Press the [MENU] button. Source selection screen h Popup menu appears.
  • Page 12 Features Operation (P.71). Touch [ DDX9018BTS only From the screen, you can select the DDX9905S/ DDX9705S/ DMX905S only following sources and functions. DDX9905S/ DDX9705S/ DDX9018BTS only • Switches to the Apple CarPlay screen To select the playback source on the from the connected iPhone.
  • Page 13: Source Control Screen Descriptions

    Basic Operations Source control screen Touch [STANDBY]. descriptions There are some functions which can be performed from most screens. Indicators Customize Short-cut buttons on HOME screen You can arrange the positions of the source icons as you like. Press the [HOME] button. h HOME screen appears.
  • Page 14: List Screen

    Basic Operations List screen Artwork & information You can select whether to display an artwork There are some common function keys in the and song information or only song information list screens of most sources. in more detail. Function panel Displays the list type selection window.
  • Page 15: Widget

    Flick the widget area to the left/right to • Photo Frame Widget * display the photo frame widget. *1 This can be selected when a compatible ADS adapter is connected. *2 DDX9905S only • Scroll the screen to display the hidden part. English...
  • Page 16: Widget Setup

    Widget Widget Setup To Photo Frame Setup (DDX9905S) Make settings related to display of the photo frame widget. Set up the widgets on the Home screen. Touch [Photo Frame SETUP] on the Press the [MENU] button. Widget SETUP screen. h Popup menu appears.
  • Page 17: Disc

    Disc Disc (DDX9905S/ DDX9705S/ DDX9018BTS) Playing a disc DVD/ VCD Basic Operation Ñ Most functions can be controlled from the Insert a disc source control screen and playback screen. Press the [G] button. NOTE • Set the remote control mode switch to DVD mode before starting operation for DVD and VCD, see Switch the operation mode (P.85).
  • Page 18 Disc • Linear PCM, etc.: Audio format Operation keys • OFF/Zoom2 – 4 (DVD)/ Zoom2 (VCD): • [E] [F] : Searches for the previous/next Displays the zoom ratio. content. • [Hide]: Hides the control screen. • Touch and hold to fast-forward or fast- •...
  • Page 19: Music Cd/ Disc Media Basic Operation

    Disc Music CD/ Disc media Basic Track/ File repeat ( ), Folder repeat ( (Disc media only), Repeat all ( Operation • [ ] : Randomly plays all tracks in current folder/disc. Each time you touch the key, Most functions can be controlled from the random mode switches in the following source control screen and playback screen.
  • Page 20: File Search Operation

    Disc File search Operation Function panel (Disc media only) (Disc media only) Touch the left side of the screen to display the function panel. Touch again to close the panel. You can search for a file according to hierarchy. • [ ] : Searches for theprevious/next folder.
  • Page 21: Dvd Disc Menu Operation

    Disc DVD Disc Menu Operation To switch among picture angles ■ Touch [Angle]. Each time you touch this key, picture angles are switched. You can set up some functions using the DVD- VIDEO disc menu. * These keys may not function depending on Touch the framed area during playback.
  • Page 22: Dvd Setup

    Disc DVD Setup [Screen Ratio] ■ Sets the screen display mode. [16:9 ](Default): Displays wide pictures. You can set up the DVD playback functions. [4:3 LB]: Displays wide pictures in the Letter Touch the framed area during playback. Box format (having black stripes at the top and bottom of screen).
  • Page 23: Apps-Android Auto™/Apple Carplay

    APPS—Android Auto™/Apple CarPlay APPS—Android Auto™/Apple CarPlay The current source is connected to the Apple CarPlay Operation CarPlay source. CarPlay is a smarter, safer way to use your iPhone in the car. CarPlay takes the things you want to do with iPhone while driving and The connection message is displayed for displays them on the screen of the product.
  • Page 24: Android Auto™ Operation

    APPS—Android Auto™/Apple CarPlay Ñ Android Auto™ Operation Use Siri You can activate Siri. Android Auto enables you to use the functions Press the [ ] button for 1 second. of your Android device convenient for driving. You can easily access route guidance, make calls, listen to music, and access convenient Press for 1 second functions on the Android device while driving.
  • Page 25 APPS—Android Auto™/Apple CarPlay Press the [HOME] button. Touch [ Touch [Android Auto]. (P.12) NOTE • Turn on the Bluetooth function and Wi-Fi function of Android device. • If two or more Android devices have been Application/information buttons registered, select the Android device to be used as the Android Auto source.
  • Page 26: Weblink™ Operation

    Android. communicate each other appears on iPhone: Search for "WebLink for KENWOOD" in the smartphone. Touch [Allow] / [OK] the Apple App Store to find and install the most to establish connection, or [Ignore] / current version.
  • Page 27: Spotify Operation

    APPS—Android Auto™/Apple CarPlay Ñ Operation buttons and Spotify Operation available Apps on the App You can listen to Spotify on this unit by screen controlling the application installed in the WebLink source screen iPhone or Android. To select the Spotify source, touch [Spotify] icon on the source selection screen.
  • Page 28 APPS—Android Auto™/Apple CarPlay About Spotify® • [ ] , [ ] : Skips the current song. Note • [ ] , [ ] : Plays or pauses the content of the • Ensure you are logged in to your smartphone current station.
  • Page 29: Pandora® Operation

    APPS—Android Auto™/Apple CarPlay Pandora® Operation • [F] : Skips the current song. (Note that this function is disabled when the Pandora skip limitation is exceeded.) You can listen to Pandora® on this unit by controlling the application installed in the •...
  • Page 30 APPS—Android Auto™/Apple CarPlay Ñ Creates a new station About Pandora® NOTE Touch [ • In the application on your device, log in and create an account with Pandora. Touch your desired item. (If you are not already a registered user, an account can also be created at www.pandora.
  • Page 31: Usb

    Connecting a USB device USB Basic Operation Most functions can be controlled from the Connect the USB device with the USB source control screen and playback screen. cable. (P.94) NOTE • Set the remote controller mode switch to AUD mode before starting operation, see Switch the operation mode (P.85).
  • Page 32 Video screen Track information Displays the information on the current file. Only a file name and a folder name are displayed if there is no tag information. Play mode indicator/ Playing time • D, B, etc.: Current play mode indicator Meanings of individual icons are as follows: D (play), B (fast forward), A (fast backward), H (pause).
  • Page 33: Search Operation

    Ñ Search Operation Link search You can search for a file of the same artist/ You can search music or video files by the album/genre as that in the current track. following operations. Touch [Link Search]. Touch [1]. Touch the desired tag type. You can select Touch [S].
  • Page 34: Ipod/Iphone

    Connect the iPod/iPhone using the KCA- NOTE iP103. (P.95) • Latest compatible list of iPod/iPhone. For details, see Press the [HOME] button. • By connecting your iPod/iPhone to this unit with the iPod connection cable KCA-iP103 (optional Touch [ accessory), you can supply power to your iPod/ iPhone as well as charge it while playing music.
  • Page 35: Ipod/Iphone Basic Operation

    iPod/iPhone iPod/iPhone Basic Operation Operation keys • 1] : Searches for a track/file. For details on search operation, see Search Operation NOTE (P.36). • Set the remote controller mode switch to AUD • E] [F] : Searches for the previous/next mode before starting operation, see Switch the operation mode (P.85).
  • Page 36: Search Operation

    iPod/iPhone Ñ Search Operation Link search You can search for a file of the same artist/ You can search music files by the following album/genre/composer as that in the current operations. track. Touch [1]. Touch [Link Search]. Touch [S]. Touch the desired tag type. You can select from artists, albums, genres and composers.
  • Page 37: Radio

    Radio Radio (DDX9018BTS) Radio Basic Operation Information display Displays the information on the current station: Most functions can be controlled from the Frequency source control screen. Touching [ ] allows you to switch between To listen to the Radio source, touch [Radio] Content A and Content B.
  • Page 38: Memory Operation

    Radio Memory Operation Indicator Items • [ST]: A stereo broadcast is being received. Ñ Auto memory • [MONO]: The forced monaural function is active. You can store stations with good reception in • [TI]: Indicates the reception state of traffic the memory automatically.
  • Page 39: Selecting Operation

    Radio Selecting Operation Traffic Information (FM only) Ñ You can listen to and watch traffic information Preset select automatically when a traffic bulletin starts. You can list and select memorized stations. However, this feature requires a Radio Broadcast Data System that includes TI Touch [ ] on the right side of the screen.
  • Page 40: Hd Radio™ Tuner

    HD Radio™ Tuner HD Radio™ Tuner (DDX9905S/ DDX9705S/ DMX905S) HD Radio Tuner Basic Information display Operation Displays the information on the current station: Frequency and Channel Touching [ ] allows you to switch between Most functions can be controlled from the Content A, Content B and Content C.
  • Page 41 HD Radio™ Tuner Operation keys • [E] [F] : Tunes in a station. The method of switching frequencies can be changed (see Seek mode). • [CHS] [CHR] : Selects a channel. • [1] : Display the Channel List screen. See Channel search (P.43).
  • Page 42: Receive Mode

    HD Radio™ Tuner Receive Mode Touch [ ] on the left side of the screen. Touch [AME]. You can set the radio broadcasts receive mode. Touch [ ] on the left side of the screen. Touch [RCV]. Touch [Yes]. Select a receive mode. h Auto memory starts.
  • Page 43 HD Radio™ Tuner Ñ Direct search Select the desired content from the list. You can tune in by entering the desired frequency or channel number. Touch [ ] on the left side of the screen. Touch [10key Direct]. NOTE • Touch [Info Change] in the channel list. Select the sequence of the list (Song title, artist name, album name).
  • Page 44: Bookmark

    HD Radio™ Tuner Bookmark Stores tag information (title, artist, album, URL, and description) about the song you are listening to now. Detailed information and QR codes can be displayed according to the stored tag information. Ñ Bookmark registration Delete] ■ Deletes the bookmarks being displayed.
  • Page 45: Alert Message

    HD Radio™ Tuner Ñ Alert Message Display of the received Alert Message This function is to receive alert messages. First, You can read the received alert message you need to turn on the “Emergency Alerts”. afterward. (P.40) Touch [ ] on the left side of the screen. Ñ...
  • Page 46: Siriusxm

    SiriusXM® SiriusXM® (DDX9905S/ DDX9705S/ DMX905S) Control screen SiriusXM® Basic Operation Only SiriusXM® brings you more of what you love to listen to, all in one place. Get over 140 channels, including commercial-free music plus the best sports, news, talk, comedy and entertainment.
  • Page 47 SiriusXM® • (White) : Played already. Band button • (Green) : New information has Switches among bands. (SXM1/ SXM2/ SXM3/ arrived. SXM4) • (Purple) : Playing. Artwork • (Gray) : No information. • Displays/hides artwork area. For SXV200 or SXV100 * •...
  • Page 48: Storing Channels In Preset Memory

    SiriusXM® Storing Channels in Preset Direct search Memory You can tune in a channel directly. You can store the current channel in memory. Touch [ ] on the left side of the screen. Touch [Direct Channel]. Tune in the channel you wish to store in the memory.
  • Page 49: Category/Channel Search

    SiriusXM® Category/Channel search Replay You can specify the desired category and You can replay the last 60 minutes of the select a channel. program from the current channel. Touch [1]. Touch [L] or [Replay] on the function panel. Select a category. ■...
  • Page 50: Tunemix

    SiriusXM® TuneScan™ To return to live music/content Touch the left side of the screen. TuneScan™ is a feature that plays samples from the starts of multiple buffered songs Touch [Live]. from each of the SmartFavorites channels that predominantly play music selections. TuneMix™...
  • Page 51: Traffic & Weather Now

    SiriusXM® Traffic & Weather Now™ Content Alerts Traffic & Weather Now™ allows you to access When a broadcast program related to the the latest report whenever you want to hear registered artist, song or team starts, an Alert it. Select your city in the set up menu Select a Content List screen appears to allow you to City for Traffic &...
  • Page 52: Sportsflash

    SiriusXM® SportsFlash™ SiriusXM Setup SportsFlash™ will notify you when a big play Touch [ ] on the left side of the screen. happens during a game with one of your Touch [SETUP]. favorite sports teams. Choose to tune in and hear the play unfold like it was live.
  • Page 53 SiriusXM® Ñ Ñ Parental code Parental Control You can set a SiriusXM parental code for Parental Control is a feature that provides the Parental Control. user with the ability to prevent unauthorized access to mature content and user selected Touch [Parental Code] on the SiriusXM channels.
  • Page 54 SiriusXM® Touch each channel in the list and set to NOTE ON or OFF. • Touch [All-Channels] to display all channels. • To delete the parental lock channel setting, touch [Disable All] and then touch [YES] on the confirmation screen. Touch each channel on the list and set to ON or OFF.
  • Page 55 SiriusXM® Touch each content list item you want to To select a Team check or uncheck. Get alerted when your favorite sports team is playing on another SiriusXM channel with GameAlert™ Touch [My Games]. NOTE Touch the desired league in the list. •...
  • Page 56 SiriusXM® Ñ SportsFlash™ setup Touch [ ] twice. Activating SportsFlash Touch [SportsFlash] on the SiriusXM SETUP screen. h SportsFlash is turned on or off. Default is “ON”. Selecting SportsFlash Beep Touch [SportsFlash Beep] on the SiriusXM SETUP screen. h SportsFlash Beep is turned on or off. ■...
  • Page 57 SiriusXM® Ñ TuneStart™ Touch [Done]. Touch [Tune Start] on the SiriusXM SETUP screen. The TuneStart is turned on or off. Default is “ON”. Ñ Reset Touch [SiriusXM Reset] on the SiriusXM NOTE SETUP screen. • Priority can be set on up to 5 teams. h Confirmation screen appears.
  • Page 58: Bluetooth Control

    Bluetooth Control Bluetooth Control Ñ Using the Bluetooth function allows you to use About the cell-phone and various functions such as listening to the audio Bluetooth audio player file and making/receiving a call. This unit conforms to the following Bluetooth specifications: Information for using Bluetooth®...
  • Page 59: Register The Bluetooth Device

    Bluetooth Control Register the Bluetooth device HFP [Hands Free1]/ [Hands Free2]/ [No ■ Connection.] Select the hands-free number to connect. It is necessary to register the Bluetooth audio player or cell-phone in this unit before using A2DP/SPP [Audio/App] ■ the Bluetooth function. Select if you want to use the audio player You can register up to 10 Bluetooth devices.
  • Page 60 Bluetooth Control Ñ Connect the Bluetooth device To delete the registered Bluetooth device Touch [Select Device] on the Bluetooth Touch [Delete]. SETUP screen. Touch the device name to check. Touch the name of the device you want to connect. [þ All] ■...
  • Page 61: Playing The Bluetooth Audio Device

    Bluetooth Control Ñ Change the PIN Code Playing the Bluetooth Audio Device Touch [PIN Code] on the Bluetooth SETUP screen. Most function can be controlled from the h Change PIN Code screen appears. source control screen. To select Bluetooth source, touch [Bluetooth] Touch and hold [ icon on the source selection screen.
  • Page 62 KENWOOD Music Mix • Touching [ ] displays the Bluetooth Bluetooth audio devices can be switched easily device connection setup screen. (P.60) to play music. See KENWOOD Music Mix (P.62). • Touching [ ] on the left of the connected device ( ) disconnects this device.
  • Page 63: Using The Hands-Free Unit

    Bluetooth Control Ñ File search Using the Hands-Free Unit Touch [1]. You can use the telephone function by connecting the Bluetooth telephone to this Touch the desired file or folder. unit. NOTE • If you use the hands-free function frequently, move the TEL short-cut button (icon) to the Home screen.
  • Page 64 Bluetooth Control Select a dialing method. Call using call records Touch [ Select the phone number from the list. • [ ]: Call using call records • [ ]: Call using the phonebook • [ ]: Call using the preset number •...
  • Page 65 Bluetooth Control Ñ Voice Recognition Call using the phonebook You can access the voice recognition function Touch [ of the cell-phone connected to this unit. You can search the cell-phone phonebook Touch [ by voice. (The functionality depends on the cell-phone.) Select the initial.
  • Page 66 Bluetooth Control Ñ Operations during a call ● Call-waiting When you receive a new call while talking on the phone, you can answer the newly received call by touching [ ]. The current call is put on hold. Each time you touch [ ], the caller will change to the other one.
  • Page 67 Bluetooth Control Ñ Phone number preset ■ [Delete] To delete a preset number, touch [Delete] You can register frequently used phone and then touch [OK] on the confirmation numbers in this unit. screen. Ñ Touch [ Phonebook transfer Touch [Edit]. You can transfer phonebook data from your Bluetooth smartphone using PBAP.
  • Page 68: Hands-Free Setup

    Bluetooth Control Hands-Free Setup [Auto Response]* ■ Set the automatic response time to pick-up an incoming call. You can make various settings for the Hands- [OFF ](Default): Turns off the Automatic Free function. response function. Press the [MENU] button. [1]/ [5]/ [10]/ [15]/ [20]/ [25]/ [30]: Sets the h Popup menu appears.
  • Page 69: Other External Components

    Other External Components Other External Components View Camera *1 When the front camera or dashboard camera, and rear camera are connected with this unit. *2 When CMOS-3xx series is connected with NOTE this unit. • To connect a camera, see P.94. Ñ...
  • Page 70: Use Dashboard Camera

    Other External Components Make sure that lines A and B are [Front Camera Settings *] ■ horizontally parallel, and that lines C and Adjusts the CMOS-3xx series with ID 2 ("Front D are of the same length. Camera") set. For details, see the instruction manual of your camera.
  • Page 71: External Audio/Video Players (Av-In)

    Other External Components Key display • Displays the control screen of the Bluetooth streaming source provided for Touch to display the dashboard camera the vehicle. control buttons. • Displays information about the instruments such as a speedometer. External audio/video players •...
  • Page 72: Setup

    Setup Setup Monitor Screen Setup System Setup You can adjust the image quality of video, Press the [MENU] button. menu screen, etc. h Popup menu appears. Press the [MENU] button. Touch [SETUP]. h Popup menu appears. Touch [Screen Adjustment]. h Screen Control screen appears. Adjust each setting as follows.
  • Page 73: User Interface Setup

    Touch [Clock Adjust] on the User Interface Turn the key touch tone on or off. screen. Default is “ON”. [Beep Volume] (DDX9905S) ■ Adjust the date, then adjust the time. Set the sound volume of the key touch tone. "0" (Off ) – "3" (Default) – "5"...
  • Page 74: Special Setup

    Setup Special Setup Press and hold the steering remote controller button You can setup special parameters. NOTE Press the [MENU] button. • You can have the unit learned all buttons h Popup menu appears. at a time. In that case, press the all buttons one at a time and after pressing all of them, Touch [SETUP].
  • Page 75: Display Setup

    Setup Ñ Customizing the key color NOTE You can set the button illumination color. • For how to update the software, see the relevant update procedure manual which comes with the Touch [Key Color] on the Display screen. software. Touch the desired color. Display Setup Press the [MENU] button.
  • Page 76 Setup Ñ Change the wallpaper image or To register an original image color You can load an image from the connected USB device and set it as the wallpaper image. Touch [Wallpaper Customize] on the Before starting this procedure, it is necessary Display screen.
  • Page 77: Av Setup

    Touch [AV]. h AV screen appears. Set each parameter as follows. [Android Auto Device Select] ■ (DDX9905S/ DDX9705S/ DMX905S) Select the device to be used in the Android Auto mode. (P.25) ■ [AV-OUT] You can select an AV source to be output from the AV OUTPUT port.
  • Page 78: Controlling Audio

    Controlling Audio Controlling Audio You can adjust various settings such as audio Speaker/ X’over setup balance or subwoofer level. Press the [MENU] button. Press the [MENU] button. h Popup menu appears. h Popup menu appears. Touch [Audio]. Touch [Audio]. h Audio screen appears. Touch [Speaker/Xʼover].
  • Page 79: Controlling General Audio

    Controlling Audio [Tweeter] (Only for Front) [TW Gain] * ■ ■ You can set up the tweeter when you are Adjust the tweeter level. (When Front is selecting front speakers. selected on the Speaker Select screen) None, Small, Medium, Large [Phase Inversion]* ■...
  • Page 80: Equalizer Control

    Controlling Audio Equalizer Control [SW Level] ■ Adjust the subwoofer volume. This setting is not available when Subwoofer is set to You can adjust equalizer by selecting the “None”. See Speaker/ X’over setup (P.78). optimized setting for each category. Ñ Press the [MENU] button.
  • Page 81: Volume Offset

    Controlling Audio Volume Offset Zone Control Finely adjust the volume of the current source You can select different sources for front and to minimize the difference in volume between rear positions in the vehicle. different sources. Press the [MENU] button. Press the [MENU] button.
  • Page 82: Sound Effect

    Controlling Audio ■ [Loudness] NOTE Set the amount of boost of low and high • When the rear speaker sound is switched, the tones. audio source that is output at the AV OUTPUT “OFF”, “Low”, “High” terminal is also switched to the same source. •...
  • Page 83: Listening Position/ Dta

    Controlling Audio Listening Position/ DTA Touch [T] or [U] to adjust the delay time of the selected speaker. Listening Position/DTA allows you to improve the sound field depending on the position of the seat you sit. Listening Position/DTA allows you to set “Listening Position”...
  • Page 84: Audio Setup Memory

    Controlling Audio Ñ Front Focus fine adjustment Audio Setup memory Touch [Adjust]. Audio Control settings can be memorized. The memorized settings can be recalled at any Touch [Delay]. time. Set each parameter as follows. Press the [MENU] button. h Popup menu appears. Touch [Audio].
  • Page 85: Remote Control

    Buttons For DDX9018BTS, the remote control is supplied with the unit. Ñ For DDX9905S, DDX9705S, and DMX905S the Switch the operation mode remote control is the optional accessory (KNA- The functions operated from the remote RCDV331). control differ depending on the position of the # CAUTION mode switch.
  • Page 86 Remote control VCD 1.X and 2.X (PBC OFF) Enter the number of the content you want ■ to play using the numeric keypad. Track number VCD 2.X (PBC ON) ■ For DVD or VCD, music CD, press the Scene number/Track number [ENTER] button.
  • Page 87 AUD, DVD Switches the AV source to be output. MAP DIR OPEN AUD, DVD Switches the display angle each time it is pressed. (DDX9905S/ DDX9705S/ DDX9018BTS only) FM+/AM– AUD, DVD Selects the folder to be played. For the radio and HD Radio sources in AUD mode, selects FM/ AM band to be received.
  • Page 88: Connection/Installation

    Connection/Installation Connection/Installation Before Installation ignition key. If you connect the ignition wire to a power source with a constant voltage supply, such as with battery wires, the battery may be Before installation of this unit, please note the drained. following precautions. •...
  • Page 89 • Reception may drop if there are metal objects (3.5 m) near the Bluetooth antenna. Bluetooth antenna unit Ñ Supplied accessories for installation DDX9905S/ DDX9018BTS/ DMX905S only DDX9018BTS only (Black 1 m) (Gray 1 m) (3 m) (M5 x 8 mm) (M5 x 8 mm)
  • Page 90: Installing The Unit

    Connection/Installation Ñ Installation procedure Installing the unit 1) To prevent a short circuit, remove the key from the ignition and disconnect the ¤ Ñ Non-Japanese cars terminal of the battery. (Except DDX9705S) 2) Make the proper input and output wire connections for each unit.
  • Page 91 Connection/Installation Ñ Ñ GPS antenna Microphone unit GPS antenna is installed inside of the car. It 1) Check the installation position of the should be installed as horizontally as possible microphone (accessory 4). to allow easy reception of the GPS satellite 2) Clean the installation surface.
  • Page 92 Connection/Installation Ñ Removing the trim plate (Except DDX9705S) 1) Engage the catch pins on the extraction key (accessory 5) and remove the two locks on the lower level. Lower the trim plate (accessory 8) and pull it forward as shown in the figure. NOTE •...
  • Page 93 Connection/Installation Ñ Connecting wires to terminals Fuse (15A) Speaker impedance: 4-8 Ω White To front left speaker White/Black Gray To front right speaker Gray/Black Green To rear left speaker Green/Black Connect to the vehicle’s Accessory 1 parking brake detection switch harness.
  • Page 94 Connecting the system and Accessory -: Steering remote harness external components (DDX9018BTS only) Connect to vehicle’s steering remote harness. Contact your KENWOOD dealer for details. Rear view camera input (Yellow) Front view camera/ Dashboard camera input (Yellow) Visual Output (Yellow) Ñ...
  • Page 95 Connection/Installation Ñ Ñ Connecting an iPod/iPhone Connecting an Android smartphone ● Lightning connector iPod/iPhone Android smartphone KCA-iP103 (0.8m) Micro USB to USB cable Accessory 3 (Gray) (1 m) Accessory 2 (Black) (1 m) Accessory 3 (Gray) (1 m) Accessory 2 (Black) (1 m) USB (Gray) terminal USB (Gray) terminal USB (Black) terminal...
  • Page 96: Troubleshooting

    Pull out the antenna all the way. h Eject the disc and try inserting it again. Contact the The antenna control wire is not connected. KENWOOD dealer if this indicator continues blinking h Connect the wire correctly. See Connecting the or the disc cannot be ejected.
  • Page 97 Turn the power off and on again. If the “Error 07−67” this channel. message does not disappear, contact your nearest h In Canada, visit or call 1-877-438- KENWOOD dealer. 9677. No Device (USB device) SXM Check Antenna The USB device is selected as a source although no USB No antenna is connected to the SiriusXM tuner.
  • Page 98: Appendix

    Appendix Appendix Playable Media and Files You can play various kinds of media and files on this unit. Ñ List of playable discs (DDX9905S/ DDX9705S/ DDX9018BTS) Disc types / Standard Support Remark DVD Video DVD Audio × DVD-VR × DVD-R* •...
  • Page 99 Appendix Ñ About files The following audio and video files are supported. ■ Playable Audio files Format Bit rate Sampling frequency Bit count AAC-LC (.m4a) MPEG2/4 AAC LC 8 – 320kbps, VBR 16 – 48 kHz 16 bit HE-AAC(V1,V2) MP3 (.mp3) MPEG 1/2 Audio Layer 3 8 –...
  • Page 100: Region Codes In The World

    Appendix Region Codes in the World The DVD players are given a region code according to the country or area it is marketed, as shown in the following map. ■ DVD disc marks ■ Operation regulatory marks With this DVD, some functions of this unit such as the play function may be restricted depending on the location where the DVD is Indicates a region number.
  • Page 101: Dvd Language Codes

    Appendix DVD Language Codes Code Language Code Language Code Language Afar Interlingua Kirundi Abkhazian Interlingue Romanian Afrikaans Inupiak Russian Amharic Indonesian Kinyarwanda Arabic Icelandic Sanskrit Assamese Italian Sindhi Aymara Japanese Sangho Azerbaijani Javanese Serbo-Croatian Bashkir Georgian Singhalese Byelorussian Kazakh Slovak Bulgarian Greenlandic Slovenian...
  • Page 102: Specifications

    : RGB striped arrangement Dynamic Range (DMX905S) Back Lighting : 89 dB : LED ■ Bluetooth section ■ DVD player section (DDX9905S/ DDX9705S/ DDX9018BTS) Technology : Bluetooth Ver.4.1 D/A Converter Frequency : 24/ 32 bit : 2.402 – 2.480 GHz...
  • Page 103 Appendix ■ Wi-Fi section ■ Digital AM tuner section (DDX9905S/ DDX9705S/ DMX905S) IEEE Standard : 802.11 a/b/g/n Frequency Range (step) Frequency Range : 530 kHz – 1700 kHz (10 kHz) : Dual Band ( 2.4GHz / 5GHz ) Frequency Response (± 3.0 dB) Channels : 40 Hz –...
  • Page 104: About This Unit

    Full Bandwidth Power (at less than 1% THD) trademarks owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any : 22 W × 4 use of such marks by JVC KENWOOD Corporation is Output frequency band under license. Other trademarks and trade names are : 20 –...
  • Page 105 Appendix • Android, Android Auto, Google Play and other marks PORTFOLIO LICENSE FOR THE PERSONAL AND NON- are trademarks of Google LLC. COMMERCIAL USE OF A CONSUMER TO ( i ) ENCODE VIDEO IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE VC-1 STANDARD • WebLink™ is a trademark of Abalta Technologies, Inc. (“VC-1 VIDEO”) AND/OR ( ii ) DECODE VC-1 VIDEO •...
  • Page 107 Appendix ■ Informação sobre a eliminação de This transmitter must not be co-located or operated in conjunction with any other antenna or transmitter. pilhas ■ IC (Industry Canada) Notice Este produto não deve ser eliminado como lixo doméstico geral. Devolva a pilha usada ao revendedor This device complies with Industry Canada's applicable ou entidade autorizada para que a mesma seja licence-exempt RSSs.

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