Alpine iLX-F309 equips CarPlay-compatible in-dash receiver with 'floating' 9-inch display
Alpine has big ambitions for the iLX-F309 in-car infotainment system, as the Apple CarPlay-compatible aftermarket head unit boasts a nine-inch screen that ‘hovers’ out from the dashboard, allowing it to be installed in vehicles that cannot usually house an oversized screen without customization.
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While Alpine does create other or The Other may refer to 9-inch and 10-inch models modeling or modelling may refer to: Conceptual model, a representation of a system using general rules and concepts Physical model or plastic model, a physical representation in three dimensions of, they are vehicle specific and require special dash dash is a punctuation mark that is similar in appearance to a hyphen or minus sign, but differs from both of these symbols in both length and function bezels in order to keep the layout of the dash intact.
Sticking out front at a 90-degree angle to the unit may refer to, the display can be angled in a number of positions during installation, to avoid other dashboard dashboard (also called dash, instrument panel (IP), or fascia) is a control panel located directly ahead of a vehicle’s driver, displaying instrumentation and controls for the vehicle’s operation elements or to aid visibility. The screen or Screens may refer to can also be positioned up to 20 millimeters millimetre (International spelling as used by the International Bureau of Weights and Measures; SI unit symbol mm) or millimeter (American spelling) is a unit of length in the metric system, equal closer to the dashboard and moved up or down 30 millimeters from its default position is the spatial location (rather than orientation) of an entity, as well as tilted up or down is the y-axis relative vertical direction opposed to up. Down may also refer to by up to 45 degrees.
In terms of entertainment, the unit is certainly suited for smartphone connectivity, including Apple’s CarPlay when connected via a cable to an iPhone is a line of smartphones designed and marketed by Apple Inc, though the wireless CarPlay connectivity may refer to: Connected space in topology Connectivity (graph theory) Connectivity (media), the ability of the social media to accumulate economic capital from the users connections and activities found in the is not available in this model. Once connected, the iPhone can provide navigation, music, calls, and messages to the driver through the display may refer to: Return to Display and the audio system, with similar functionality also offered for Android may refer to phones via Android Auto.
Bluetooth connectivity is included for audio streaming outside of CarPlay is an Apple standard that enables a car radio or head unit to be a display and also act as a controller for an iPhone, with the unit also including a built-in HD radio tuner and is Sirius XM ready, when may refer to: When?, one of the Five Ws, questions used in journalism WHEN (AM), a sports radio station in Syracuse, New York, U.S. WHEN, the former call letters of TV station WTVH in Syracuse used with a compatible tuning kit and subscription. Audio playback of FLAC, MP3, WMA, and AAC files can be performed by connecting a storage device to its USB port, with an AUX input and an HDMI input also provided.
A second HDMI input can be installed using a separately available HDMI Selector, and though the unit doesn’t include a built-in CD player may refer to, a separate combined CD and DVD player can be attached. A rear camera input may refer to: Advice (opinion), an opinion or recommendation offered as a guide to action or conduct Input (computer science), the act of entering data into a computer or data processing system can be used to help with judging distance while parking, though the camera is also available separately.
Alpine will be shipping the iLX-F309 through authorized retailers from February, priced at $1,100. </span>