Apple CarPlay Makes Driving as Simple as Talking
Operate your iPhone® functions from the large 7-inch monitor. Just connect your iPhone with its supplied cable, and you’ll be able to play music, send and receive messages, and a whole lot more, with simple touch and voice activation.
Enjoy safer, hands-free calling with Apple CarPlay. Since it works with Siri, you can access the phone’s stored contacts and easily make calls. Redialing and listening to stored voice messages can also be done by voice activation.
The power and simplicity of Apple Maps is now available on your dashboard. Apple CarPlay can predict where you most likely want to go using addresses. Maps will even estimate how long will take.
Siri affinity means you can play and enjoy the music on your iPhone just by saying the tune, artist name or genre, out loud. And since it supports Apple Music® as well, it’s easy to get and listen to the newest songs during your drive.
Apple CarPlay works with your iPhone apps, so your enjoyment is limitless including Music, Audiobooks, Podcasts, and beyond. Hands-free voice activation of apps is possible for safer operation while on the road.
Apple CarPlay™ Compatible for an Advanced Driving Experience
Apple CarPlay is the smarter, safer way to use iPhone® in your car. Apple CarPlay seamlessly integrates your iPhone with FX508. Now you can make phone calls, access your music, send and receive messages, get directions, and more while you stay focused on the road.
Operate Your Android™ Smartphone with Android Auto
Just connect your Android smartphone to the FX508 by USB to display Google Maps and operate music playback functions right on the large 7-inch navigation screen. Enjoy talking on the phone with hands-free simplicity, as well as operating a wide variety of functions, while enjoying a safe and comfortable drive.
You can talk on the phone hands-free, so you can keep your hands on the steering wheel and your eyes on the road. Also send and receive messages just by speaking your command. Voiced commands also let you safely operate various functions while driving.
You can display Google Maps on the FX508’s large 7-inch screen. Count on it to support your journey through audible guidance messages as well as real-time traffic information, so you can reach your destination safe and sound.
The ability to use Google Play™ Music lets you enjoy listening to all your favorite music streamed to your device. It responds to your voiced commands to there’s no need to take your hands off the steering wheel to get the music rolling.
Operate Your Android™ Smartphone with Android Auto™
Display Google Maps and operate music playback functions right on the navigation screen by connecting your Android smartphone to the FX508 by USB. Talk on the phone and play voice mails with hands-free simplicity, and enjoy a safe, comfortable drive.
Android Auto supports a wide variety of apps for use in your car. Enjoy music streaming apps, internet radio, messaging apps, and the list goes on, operable by your voice command—you just say the word and the apps jump into action.
Simple Menu Display
Icons for the main functions are positioned along the bottom of the screen, allowing quick and easy access with touch panel operation. There’s even a dedicated button to launch Voice Search, making it easier than ever to find what you want.
- Touch [<] [>] to go forward or back one page.
- Main function icon
- Voice search
Bluetooth® for Hands-free Communication and Audio Streaming
Built-in Bluetooth provides hands-free voice communication, compatible with a wide variety of mobile phones. Safely communicate and drive at the same time.1 Play music stored on a Bluetooth device2, such as a mobile phone or a portable audio player, with wireless connection. Up to 500 contacts stored on your phone can be transferred to the FX508, and pairing registration of up to 5 different phones is possible.
1 The supplied external microphone can also be used.
2 Please check for compatible mobile phone models here
Rear USB for Even More Connectivity
Equipped with USB terminal on the rear of the source unit, gives you access to entertainment from a variety of sources. Play music file stored on a USB flash memory.
AUX Input for Various External Sources
The source unit is equipped with an AUX connector on the back, enabling easy connection to portable audio devices using an AV media cable.
Rear Vision Camera Support for Safety and Security
By visually covering the vehicle’s blind spots and improving rear visibility, rear vision cameras support driving safety. Even during parallel parking on crowded city streets, you will have a wide-angle view of the rear camera observation on your in-dash display to avoid obstacles with ease.
Personal equalization Sound High-Precision
The FX508 includes 4 preset equalization modes: Jazz, Rock, Pop and Classic and a 3-band equalizer to adjust to your taste, Make adjustments to create the perfect sound in your vehicle.
Links with Various Digital Devices
The FX508 offers audio and video playback from a variety of sources, including Bluetooth® audio streaming. In addition to USB cable connection, it’s also equipped with an AUX connector to expand the range of connectable devices including legacy products.