Digital Multimedia Video Receiver with 7" WVGA Display, Apple CarPlay™, Android Auto™, Built-in Bluetooth®, and SiriusXM-Ready® Ready
The DMH-1500NEX features Apple CarPlay, the smarter, safer and more fun way to use your iPhone® in the car. Apple CarPlay gives iPhone users an incredibly intuitive way to make calls, use Maps, listen to music, and verbally send and listen to messages with just a word or a touch. Apple CarPlay requires iPhone 5 or newer with the latest version of iOS.
The DMH-1500NEX also features Android Auto, which extends the Android platform into the car in a way that’s purpose-built for driving. Android Auto automatically brings you useful information and organizes it into simple cards that appear just when they’re needed. It’s designed to minimize distraction so you can stay focused on the road ahead.
Android Auto is compatible with Android phones running Android 5.0 (Lollipop) or later. Android Auto may not be available on all devices.
Stay safe and obey local hands-free laws with built-in Bluetooth (HFP). Easily pair a Bluetooth enabled phone to the DMH-1500NEX without having to go through complicated settings. When a registered Bluetooth device is in proximity to the receiver, the auto connection function automatically pairs the two units.
From hands-free calling, wireless audio streaming (A2DP) with artist, album, and song search*, simple pairing, and control audio (AVRCP profile), Bluetooth® wireless technology has made life in the vehicle much more convenient.
The DMH-1500NEX with Bluetooth also includes superior call quality reception using Wideband Speech Handsfree Profile 1.6. Wideband Speech nearly doubles the bandwidth of frequencies of a normal Bluetooth call (when compared to calls without Wideband Speech)**.
Other features include the ability to browse music libraries on smartphones wirelessly.
*Search functions vary by phone.
**Call quality depends on wireless provider’s support of HFP 1.6.
Pandora is personalized internet radio that is designed to help you discover new music that you'll love mixed in with music that you already know. With the DMH-1500NEX, you can enjoy superior sound quality and full control of the Pandora experience in your car directly from the touchscreen display of the receiver. You are able to give tracks "thumbs up" or "thumbs down," bookmark a song so you can purchase it later, easily switch between your personalized radio stations, and view full track data and album art.
Pandora is compatible with Apple iOS, as well as Android devices that support the Bluetooth Serial Port Profile (SPP). Simply download the free Pandora Radio app to your iPhone or Android device, connect to the AVH-2500NEX and take your music to the next level.
For more information and to sign up for a free account, visit pandora.com.
Simply connect a SiriusXM SXV300 tuner to the Pioneer receiver and receive additional features like TuneMix™, SportsFlash™ and Traffic and Weather Now™. To learn more or to purchase the tuner, visit SiriusXM.
Users of an iPhone® with Siri can take advantage of Siri Eyes Free functionality. With a simple touch of the NEX touchscreen, Siri starts listening through the NEX unit's external microphone and answers your questions and requests over the vehicle's speakers, helping you keep your eyes on the road and your hands on the wheel.
The system's wired USB connection provides direct digital signal transfer from the device for clean, clear sound while providing 1.5 amp of current to keep your iPod/iPhone charged.
* Requires iPhone 5 or newer. Compatibility with unit and operations may vary depending on iOS version
More advanced than ever before, NEX features a responsive, powerful and intuitive touchscreen user interface that is easy to use and highly customizable. Clearly, NEX is designed specifically for today’s smartphone and tablet-driven lifestyle. The NEX user interface has been updated with easy side-by-side layout customization, play/pause skip operation and larger album artwork.
Connect your compatible iOS or Android™ smartphone with NEX for a truly connected experience, bringing many of your favorite apps right into the dashboard and letting you communicate using advanced high-quality Bluetooth connectivity.
All NEX models feature built-in Bluetooth® that enables both hands-free calling and audio streaming. Including the latest Hands-Free Profile (HFP 1.6) with Wideband Speech capability, NEX provides more natural sound quality and details during calls. When streaming music, NEX even lets you browse and select the media stored on your smartphone using the AVRCP 1.6 profile.
Your car and your music are as unique as you are. With a Pioneer NEX in-dash receiver, sound quality features like built-in Auto EQ and Time Alignment, 13-Band Graphic Equalizer with touch panel swipe settings and built-in high/low pass crossover with adjustable points and slopes provide you with the controls to tailor the listening experience to your vehicle and listening preferences. The CD-MC20 microphone is required for Auto EQ features and is sold separately.
Your love of high-res audio does not need to stop at the front door. Enjoy FLAC files in your vehicle without the need to convert. Pioneer's NEX in-dash receivers were the first in the industry to offer playback of files encoded as high-res FLAC up to 192kHz/24 bit and provide playback output at CD quality. With Pioneer, your high-res FLAC is no longer confined to your home hi-fi system - put your music on the move.
Caution: Read the operation manual as well as all instructions and cautions before use. Pay attention to the road, limit glances to the device, and do not use any feature if it cannot be operated both safely and legally in your location and environment. Distracted driving may result in serious injury, including death. Certain functions such as video playback and keyboard input are restricted through a parking brake interlock system.
Availability of non-Pioneer content and services, including apps and connectivity, may change without notice due to changes in operating systems, firmware or app versions; changes to, restrictions on or discontinuation of the service or service plans; non-Pioneer hardware changes; or other events.
|Head Unit Screen Size||6.94"|
|Screen Resolution||WVGA (800 x 480)|
|Display Off Mode||Yes|
|Color Customization||5 Display Colors, 112-Key Colors|
|Dimmer Setting (ON/OFF)||Yes|
|Home Screen Shortcuts Customization||Yes|
|Bluetooth Feature||Yes (Built-In)|
|Audio/Video Remote Control Profile (AVRCP)||AVRCP 1.6|
|Stereo Bluetooth||Hands-Free Profile (HFP), Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP), Secure Simple Pairing (SSP), Serial Port Profile (SPP), Dual Phone Connection, Bluetooth LE Support|
|Tuner||SiriusXM-Ready (tuner sold separately), SiriusXM Tune Start & Tune Scan, SiriusXM Album-Art Display, Best Station Memory (BSM), Local Seek Tuning, RDS, Supertuner® IIID|
|Tuner Presets||18 FM, 6 AM|
|Amazon Alexa||iPhone, Android|
|Stereo Integration||Voice Control, Siri Eyes Free, Spotify Control, Android Music Support|
|MP3 Audio Playback||USB|
|WMA Audio Playback||USB|
|AAC Audio Playback||USB|
|Hi-Res WAV Audio Playback||USB|
|Hi-Res FLAC Audio Playback||USB|
|WMV Video Playback||USB|
|MPEG-1 Video Playback||USB|
|MPEG-2 Video Playback||USB|
|MPEG-4 Video Playback||USB|
|AVI/DivX Video Playback||USB|
|JPEG Photo Slideshow Viewer||USB|
|Stereo Audio||Auto EQ, Easy EQ (EEQ) Preset Equalizer, 3-Way Audio Network Mode, Subwoofer Control, Loudness, Listening Position Selector, Advanced Sound Retriever|
|RCA Preouts||3 (4V)|
|Integrated Amplifier||MOSFET 50 W x 4|
|Customizable Graphic Equalizer||13-Band|
|USB Port||Single, Rear (1.5 Amp)|
|OEM integration||iDatalink Maestro and Metra AXXESS|
|Expandability||Wired Remote Input, USB Direct Control for iPhone|