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Pioneer AVH-521EX 6.8" Double-Din Multimedia DVD Receiver

Product Descriptions

Pioneer AVH-521EX 6.8" Double-Din Multimedia DVD Receiver

When it comes to in-car entertainment, the Pioneer AVH-521EX 6.8" Double-Din Multimedia DVD Receiver is a game-changer. This multimedia receiver goes beyond the ordinary, offering a customizable home screen, Amazon Alexa integration, Bluetooth, Spotify control, and much more. Let's dive into the world of the AVH-521EX and discover how it can revolutionize your driving experience.

Your Customizable Command Center

One of the standout features of the AVH-521EX is its customizable home screen. Unlike traditional car receivers, this one allows you to take charge of your interface. Imagine having your favorite apps and sources just a tap away. Pioneer has truly put the control in your hands. Moreover, you have the choice of five static images or two video backgrounds, along with various display and control colors to suit your style.

Alexa, Your In-Car Assistant

Introducing Vozsis with Amazon Alexa, a smartphone app available for both iOS and Android OS devices. It seamlessly brings the power of Amazon Alexa to your Pioneer receiver. With Vozsis and Weblink applications, you can access Alexa effortlessly in your car. Just tap and ask, and Alexa responds instantly. From playing music to checking the weather, controlling smart home devices, and more, you've got a cloud-based companion that keeps getting smarter.

Stay Safe with Hands-Free Calling and Audio Streaming

In a world where hands-free is not just a convenience but a necessity, the AVH-521EX steps up. Built-in Bluetooth with Hands-Free Profile (HFP) ensures your safety and compliance with local laws. Pairing your Bluetooth-enabled phone with this receiver is a breeze, thanks to the auto-connection feature when your device is nearby. From hands-free calling to wireless audio streaming, it simplifies life on the road. The AVRCP profile also lets you control audio playback directly.

Your Music, Your Way with Spotify

If you're a Spotify enthusiast, the AVH-521EX has good news for you. It treats Spotify as a dedicated A/V source. This means you can control your Spotify app on both iPhone and Android devices directly through the receiver. Play, pause, skip tracks, and browse your favorite playlists, albums, and radio stations while on the go. For premium Spotify users, enjoy ad-free, high-quality music even without an internet connection.

Siri Eyes Free: Keep Your Focus on the Road

For iPhone users, Siri Eyes Free is a valuable feature. With a simple touch of the AVH-521EX's touchscreen, Siri springs to life, listening through the external microphone and responding through the car's speakers. It's all about keeping your eyes on the road and your hands on the wheel. Safety first.

Endless Entertainment with SiriusXM

The AVH-521EX is SiriusXM-Ready, which means you can access over 140 channels, from commercial-free music to sports, live events, comedy, news, exclusive talk, and entertainment. You'll need the SiriusXM Connect Vehicle Tuner (sold separately), along with a subscription. Once connected, you'll enjoy bonus features like TuneMix, SportsFlash, and Traffic and Weather Now. Staying entertained on the road has never been easier.

iDataLink Maestro: Expanding Connectivity

For those who want to keep their factory features while enhancing in-vehicle connectivity, the Pioneer NEX and iDatalink Maestro RR offer a solution. When you install your AVH-521EX receiver in a compatible vehicle with the iDatalink Maestro RR (sold separately), you can control key factory audio features via the touchscreen. This includes steering wheel controls, media player, hands-free telephone, voice commands, satellite radio, and secondary display support.

Keep the Party Alive with MIXTRAX

MIXTRAX, an innovative Pioneer technology, adds a DJ-inspired twist to your music. Drawing inspiration from Pioneer's DJ heritage, it creates a non-stop mix of your music library with DJ-style effects. Simply connect your USB-compatible device and let the party begin. Lights pulse to the music's beat, adding a dynamic dance club-like atmosphere. It's like having a virtual DJ right in your car.

Direct Control for iPhone

The AVH-521EX provides direct connectivity to your iPhone via USB. It beautifully displays song details, artist information, playtime, and album data on the touchscreen. The wired USB connection ensures a clean, clear audio signal while providing 1.5 amps of current to keep your iPod/iPhone charged.

Enhanced User Interface

The AVH-521EX's user interface is responsive, powerful, and intuitive. It's designed to cater to today's smartphone and tablet-driven lifestyle. With side-by-side layout customization and larger album artwork, it's more advanced than ever.

Stay Connected to Your World

Connect your iOS or Android smartphone to the Pioneer AVH-521EX for an all-encompassing experience. Many of your favorite apps can seamlessly integrate into the dashboard. You can communicate through high-quality Bluetooth connectivity, and AppRadio® Mode allows you to bring your favorite apps right into the dashboard.

Sound Quality: Tailored to Your Taste

Pioneer understands that your car and your music are unique. The AVH-521EX offers sound quality features like Auto EQ and Time Alignment, a 13-Band Graphic Equalizer, and high/low pass crossover settings. This allows you to customize your audio experience to match your vehicle and personal preferences. For Auto EQ features, the CD-MC20 microphone is required and sold separately.

High-Resolution Audio on the Go

Your love for high-res audio doesn't have to stay at home. Pioneer's AVH-521EX is the first aftermarket car stereo to offer playback of high-res FLAC files up to 192kHz/24 bit. You can now enjoy the same quality in your car that you'd expect from a home hi-fi system. Your music is no longer confined to one place.

Redefining In-Car Entertainment

The Pioneer AVH-521EX 6.8" Double-Din Multimedia DVD Receiver isn't just a car stereo. It's your portal to a world of entertainment, connectivity, and safety. With its customization options, voice assistants, Spotify control, and much more, it transforms your driving experience. Stay entertained, stay safe, and stay connected on the road.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

1. Can I customize the home screen on the AVH-521EX? Yes, the AVH-521EX offers a customizable home screen where you can place your favorite apps and sources for easy access.

2. How can I use Amazon Alexa in my car with the AVH-521EX? You can use Amazon Alexa in your car by downloading the Vozsis app, available for both iOS and Android devices, and pairing it with your AVH-521EX.

3. Is Spotify control available on the AVH-521EX? Yes, the AVH-521EX treats Spotify as a dedicated A/V source, allowing you to control your Spotify app on both iPhone and Android devices directly through the receiver.

4. What is Siri Eyes Free, and how does it work with the AVH-521EX? Siri Eyes Free is a feature for iPhone users that allows you to access Siri through the AVH-521EX's touchscreen, making it easy to interact with Siri while driving.

5. Do I need additional equipment to access SiriusXM on the AVH-521EX? Yes, to access SiriusXM on the AVH-521EX, you'll need to connect a SiriusXM Connect Vehicle Tuner, which is sold separately, and have a SiriusXM subscription.

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Pioneer Canada Offers One ( 1 ) Year Limited Manufacturers Warranty

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  • Built-in Bluetooth
  • Back-Up Camera Ready
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  • Alexa Built-in When Paired with Pioneer with Alexa App
  • Spotify, Works with Pandora, SiriusXM-Ready

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Product Descriptions

Pioneer AVH-521EX 6.8" Double-Din Multimedia DVD Receiver

When it comes to in-car entertainment, the Pioneer AVH-521EX 6.8" Double-Din Multimedia DVD Receiver is a game-changer. This multimedia receiver goes beyond the ordinary, offering a customizable home screen, Amazon Alexa integration, Bluetooth, Spotify control, and much more. Let's dive into the world of the AVH-521EX and discover how it can revolutionize your driving experience.

Your Customizable Command Center

One of the standout features of the AVH-521EX is its customizable home screen. Unlike traditional car receivers, this one allows you to take charge of your interface. Imagine having your favorite apps and sources just a tap away. Pioneer has truly put the control in your hands. Moreover, you have the choice of five static images or two video backgrounds, along with various display and control colors to suit your style.

Alexa, Your In-Car Assistant

Introducing Vozsis with Amazon Alexa, a smartphone app available for both iOS and Android OS devices. It seamlessly brings the power of Amazon Alexa to your Pioneer receiver. With Vozsis and Weblink applications, you can access Alexa effortlessly in your car. Just tap and ask, and Alexa responds instantly. From playing music to checking the weather, controlling smart home devices, and more, you've got a cloud-based companion that keeps getting smarter.

Stay Safe with Hands-Free Calling and Audio Streaming

In a world where hands-free is not just a convenience but a necessity, the AVH-521EX steps up. Built-in Bluetooth with Hands-Free Profile (HFP) ensures your safety and compliance with local laws. Pairing your Bluetooth-enabled phone with this receiver is a breeze, thanks to the auto-connection feature when your device is nearby. From hands-free calling to wireless audio streaming, it simplifies life on the road. The AVRCP profile also lets you control audio playback directly.

Your Music, Your Way with Spotify

If you're a Spotify enthusiast, the AVH-521EX has good news for you. It treats Spotify as a dedicated A/V source. This means you can control your Spotify app on both iPhone and Android devices directly through the receiver. Play, pause, skip tracks, and browse your favorite playlists, albums, and radio stations while on the go. For premium Spotify users, enjoy ad-free, high-quality music even without an internet connection.

Siri Eyes Free: Keep Your Focus on the Road

For iPhone users, Siri Eyes Free is a valuable feature. With a simple touch of the AVH-521EX's touchscreen, Siri springs to life, listening through the external microphone and responding through the car's speakers. It's all about keeping your eyes on the road and your hands on the wheel. Safety first.

Endless Entertainment with SiriusXM

The AVH-521EX is SiriusXM-Ready, which means you can access over 140 channels, from commercial-free music to sports, live events, comedy, news, exclusive talk, and entertainment. You'll need the SiriusXM Connect Vehicle Tuner (sold separately), along with a subscription. Once connected, you'll enjoy bonus features like TuneMix, SportsFlash, and Traffic and Weather Now. Staying entertained on the road has never been easier.

iDataLink Maestro: Expanding Connectivity

For those who want to keep their factory features while enhancing in-vehicle connectivity, the Pioneer NEX and iDatalink Maestro RR offer a solution. When you install your AVH-521EX receiver in a compatible vehicle with the iDatalink Maestro RR (sold separately), you can control key factory audio features via the touchscreen. This includes steering wheel controls, media player, hands-free telephone, voice commands, satellite radio, and secondary display support.

Keep the Party Alive with MIXTRAX

MIXTRAX, an innovative Pioneer technology, adds a DJ-inspired twist to your music. Drawing inspiration from Pioneer's DJ heritage, it creates a non-stop mix of your music library with DJ-style effects. Simply connect your USB-compatible device and let the party begin. Lights pulse to the music's beat, adding a dynamic dance club-like atmosphere. It's like having a virtual DJ right in your car.

Direct Control for iPhone

The AVH-521EX provides direct connectivity to your iPhone via USB. It beautifully displays song details, artist information, playtime, and album data on the touchscreen. The wired USB connection ensures a clean, clear audio signal while providing 1.5 amps of current to keep your iPod/iPhone charged.

Enhanced User Interface

The AVH-521EX's user interface is responsive, powerful, and intuitive. It's designed to cater to today's smartphone and tablet-driven lifestyle. With side-by-side layout customization and larger album artwork, it's more advanced than ever.

Stay Connected to Your World

Connect your iOS or Android smartphone to the Pioneer AVH-521EX for an all-encompassing experience. Many of your favorite apps can seamlessly integrate into the dashboard. You can communicate through high-quality Bluetooth connectivity, and AppRadio® Mode allows you to bring your favorite apps right into the dashboard.

Sound Quality: Tailored to Your Taste

Pioneer understands that your car and your music are unique. The AVH-521EX offers sound quality features like Auto EQ and Time Alignment, a 13-Band Graphic Equalizer, and high/low pass crossover settings. This allows you to customize your audio experience to match your vehicle and personal preferences. For Auto EQ features, the CD-MC20 microphone is required and sold separately.

High-Resolution Audio on the Go

Your love for high-res audio doesn't have to stay at home. Pioneer's AVH-521EX is the first aftermarket car stereo to offer playback of high-res FLAC files up to 192kHz/24 bit. You can now enjoy the same quality in your car that you'd expect from a home hi-fi system. Your music is no longer confined to one place.

Redefining In-Car Entertainment

The Pioneer AVH-521EX 6.8" Double-Din Multimedia DVD Receiver isn't just a car stereo. It's your portal to a world of entertainment, connectivity, and safety. With its customization options, voice assistants, Spotify control, and much more, it transforms your driving experience. Stay entertained, stay safe, and stay connected on the road.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

1. Can I customize the home screen on the AVH-521EX? Yes, the AVH-521EX offers a customizable home screen where you can place your favorite apps and sources for easy access.

2. How can I use Amazon Alexa in my car with the AVH-521EX? You can use Amazon Alexa in your car by downloading the Vozsis app, available for both iOS and Android devices, and pairing it with your AVH-521EX.

3. Is Spotify control available on the AVH-521EX? Yes, the AVH-521EX treats Spotify as a dedicated A/V source, allowing you to control your Spotify app on both iPhone and Android devices directly through the receiver.

4. What is Siri Eyes Free, and how does it work with the AVH-521EX? Siri Eyes Free is a feature for iPhone users that allows you to access Siri through the AVH-521EX's touchscreen, making it easy to interact with Siri while driving.

5. Do I need additional equipment to access SiriusXM on the AVH-521EX? Yes, to access SiriusXM on the AVH-521EX, you'll need to connect a SiriusXM Connect Vehicle Tuner, which is sold separately, and have a SiriusXM subscription.

Warranty

Pioneer Canada Offers One ( 1 ) Year Limited Manufacturers Warranty

Pioneer AVH-521EX 6.8" Double-Din Multimedia DVD Receiver

Pioneer AVH-521EX 6.8" Double-Din Multimedia DVD Receiver

$344.99 $389.99

Key Points

  • Built-in Bluetooth
  • Back-Up Camera Ready
  • iPod/iPhone Compatibility
  • Alexa Built-in When Paired with Pioneer with Alexa App
  • Spotify, Works with Pandora, SiriusXM-Ready

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Features

Bluetooth, CD/DVD Player, SiriusXM Ready

Type

Double Din
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