With the exclusive App Remote feature, you can control select iPhone4 apps8 directly from this CDX-GS500R Sony car stereo receiver. App content is displayed on your iPhone while the audio plays through the car speakers. Stream Pandora internet radio from your iPhone, or playback your digital music files1 from a CD. Connect, control and charge your compatible Walkman®, iPod, iPhone, Android™, Blackberry® or other USB device2 using the USB 1-wire input (works with select models and devices only). Transform your car into a mobile concert with crystal-clear audio quality thanks to the Advanced Sound Engine, plus enjoy the convenience of on-screen artist names and title tracks. You can even customize the receiver display color to complement your car's interior.
Sony’s exclusive App Remote feature combines music and select iPhone®4 apps8 into a single source list that can be safely displayed and controlled directly from your receiver. Application content is displayed on your iPhone while audio content plays through your speakers.
When you’re ready to expand your system, the CDX-GS500R delivers a robust 5 volts to front, rear and subwoofer RCA pre-amp outputs for external amplifiers. The adjustable subwoofer level control also lets you dial in the bass when you’re ready to pump it up.
The on-board SiriusXM™ connector5 simplifies satellite radio installation by eliminating compatibility issues and providing direct connection to the new platform of tuners.
The Advanced Sound Engine uses EQ7 equalizer, adjustable LPF/HPF crossovers, Listener Position calibration, DM+ advanced sound restoration, Rear Bass Enhancer, and Dynamic Loudness volume leveler to deliver an impressive listening experience.
The internal Dynamic Reality Amp delivers 52 watts x 4 to your interior speakers, allowing you to crank up the volume while maintaining low distortion, low noise levels and smooth frequency response. Your music isn’t just louder, its clearer too.
Pandora® is the leading internet radio service, giving people music they love anytime, anywhere, through personalized radio stations. The CDX-GS500R provides complete access to your Pandora account using your iPhone®4.
Match your radio’s illumination to complement your existing vehicle lighting components with the Dynamic Color Illuminator™. With selectable Sound Synchronization, the timing of the color change is synchronized with the audio source.
Multi-format playback lets you play your MP3, WMA, or AAC songs1. Hear digital music files in their original vibrancy with DM+ (Digital Music Plus), a Sony® codec enhancer that reproduces detailed frequencies from compressed audio files.
The easy-to-read single line LCD display shows source information, clock, station ID and track data when playing back digital files from CD or external USB devices. Front auxiliary input lets you connect almost any portable audio device to your car's sound system.
Control your receiver while keeping your eyes on the road with the included wireless card remote (RM-X211).
Connect, control and charge your Walkman®, iPod®3, iPhone®3, Android™6, Blackberry®6, or other compatible USB device2 while accessing your digital music files using the rear mounted, 1.5 meter long USB input cable. You can also view metadata like song title and artist on the front display.
The Sony CDX-GS500R is backed by a 3 year factory warranty.
Use Quick-BrowZer® to find music by artist, album, genre, song or playlist. Jump Mode allows you to fast forward through a category in 10% increments while the ZAPPIN™ feature can play a 6, 9, or 30 second intro clip to help you find a specific song.
Automatic Level Optimizer analyzes each tracks playback levels and adjusts output level to optimize transitions between tracks and sources.
The Digital Clarity Tuner delivers industry leading signal to noise ratios, lower interference, better multipath rejection and better stereo separation. The RDS feature displays broadcast information when listening to compatible AM/FM stations.
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