You're looking at a full-featured deck with Advanced Bluetooth control that's easy and intuitive. This one-stop music player comes with a sleek 2-line LCD Display with adjustable RGB button and display illumination. Alpine's signature rotary knob makes controlling all your music a breeze. The CDE-W265BT also comes with a convenient Front Panel auxiliary input - so you or your passenger can plug in your portable media player as an additional source.
It’s convenient to control your iPod or iPhone music in the car – enjoy seamless operation of your iPod in addition to full control of all your favorite media sources. Control all search options of your iPod directly from the CDE-W265BT via Playlist, Artist, Album, Song, Genre, Podcast or Composer. The USB connection allows for high-quality iPod playback and delivers an even faster access speed so you’ll find songs as quickly as you expect to find them on your iPod.
Charge Your Phone
Standard in-vehicle solutions may drain the battery of your phone, but with the CDE-W265BT, your phone charges via the USB cable (sold separately), so you can enjoy nonstop music and power your phone at the same time.
Easy Audio Streaming
Do you have a large music library on your phone? The CDE-W265BT can stream and control your phone's music via Bluetooth. Want to listen to your iPhone without plugging-in? Stream your music via Bluetooth. Whether you have music on your iPhone locally, on iTunes Match or select third-party audio apps, the CDE-W265BT can stream your tunes!
Bluetooth Hands Free
Making and taking phone calls has never been more convenient. You can set up your cell phone/head unit to automatically answer your calls. Use the supplied microphone to speak, and then listen through your car’s speakers. When a call comes in, your music mutes to carry the phone call. View caller information including Caller ID, Missed, Dialed, and Received calls right from the head unit display.
Rear USB and Front Aux Input
With a dedicated USB input and USB cable, you can even connect USB memory devices like thumbdrives. Song lists on USB devices are displayed in alphabetical order, and allows eight levels of file / folder search capabilities. This unit will find music files while ignoring other file types on the USB device. Note: MP3 device or cell phone cannot be independently controlled through the head unit.
Select from 10 different EQ modes to get the best sound from all your sources. (Flat/Pops/Rock/News/Jazz/Elec Dance/Hip Hop/Easy Lis/Country/Classical). If the Equalizer presets aren’t enough for your listening taste, there’s a 3-Band Parametric Equalizer you can adjust and save as a user preset for a better sound response curve. The setting – Bass, Mid and Treble- can be adjusted in the 3-Band Parametric mode.
Add a subwoofer
Use the CDE-W265BT’s pre-amp output to add a subwoofer and mono amplifier, to complete your musical experience with clean, deep low bass output.
Variable RGB Illumination
Add a cleaner look to your dash with more color control. Enjoy a well-integrated look by matching the illuminated buttons on the radio to your dashboard. The CDE-W265BT offers up to 30 different colors to choose from. Can’t find the correct match? Adjust the base colors (Red, Blue, Green) to find the closest match to your dash.