Alpine INE-W970A 6.5” Apple CarPlay / Android Auto / Navigation / CD/DVD Receiver /HDMI / Dual USB / Bluetooth / FLAC / DAB+ Receiver
Alpine takes in-car entertainment to the next level with the all-in-one INE-W970A Navigation Station equipped with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Its simple and user-friendly interface makes control better than ever to select from DAB+ digital radio, HDMI, USB video and music including FLAC files, plus with the built-in CD/DVD slot leads to endless audio and visual possibilities. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto brings your smartphone apps to life to use functions such as calls, messages and a limitless choice of music which can all be commanded via the 6.5” display or voice control.
Never lose your bearings with the built-in navigation with handy features like nearby help, school zones, 3D landmarks and built-in safety camera warnings. With its array of entertainment features side-by-side with navigation, the INE-W970A has everything you would ever need at your finger-tips.
The convenience of in-dash navigation is at your fingertips to get you to your destination. With its intuitive user interface you have a 3D view of the map and you can use your finger to move the map around, plus zoom in and out to get a closer view or see the route ahead. 3D landmarks makes orientation a breeze, plus safety camera alerts and school zones further aids your navigation experience. Furthermore, you can use the ‘help nearby’ selection or POI search to find useful places such as Police stations, petrol stations and accommodation.
3-Years Free Map Updates (1 per year)
To ensure that you are always up-to-date with the latest maps the INE-W970A is provided with 1 free map update per year for the period of 3 years.
Apple CarPlay brings your apps to life all through the display. Listen to your favourite music apps such as Spotify or Tidal, plus make calls, get directions with maps, receive messages and see your calendar all while using the display or voice control.
The convenience of Android Auto lets you bring the ever-expanding apps into the dash of your car. From either the display or voice command you can make calls, send and receive messages, play music apps or set a destination via Google Maps or Waze.
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto works seamlessly with the included GPS and Glonass antenna to provide an accurate navigation experience. With voice control you can set your destination or use the display to type in a location and begin driving. Plus, voice guidance gives you turn-by-turn instructions to keep you on your designated route.
The Sygic smartphone app is ready for use with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto bringing an in-car navigation experience to your dashboard. The Sygic app provides off-line maps with frequent updates and handy features such as traffic camera alerts, live traffic, lane guidance, actual speed and speed limits when using the paid service.
Available when using Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, the Waze app provides a unique navigation experience offering alternative routes to save you time. Waze also provides real time feeds reported by fellow Waze users to inform of upcoming traffic, road hazards, camera alerts and police stops.
Audio Streaming Apps
With Apple Music onboard for Apple CarPlay you have access to 60+ million ad-free songs at your fingertips which you can search genres, artists, podcasts and expertly crafted playlists. With the use of Apple CarPlay or Android Auto, Amazon Music and Google Play Music provides limitless entertainment to stream or download songs from a list of over 40 million ad-free tracks. Amazon Music, Google Play Music and Apple Music are paid subscriptions.
Access the worlds music library with millions of tracks and episodes available on Spotify. When using Apple CarPlay or Android Auto with the Spotify app, you can play the latest songs from your favourite artists, charts and playlists. Plus, browse through the collections of friends, artists, celebrities and radio stations all from the comfort of the driver’s seat. Furthermore, get unlimited skips, no ad interruptions and much more with the Spotify Premium paid subscription.
The VOX app for iPhone lets you play Hi-Res FLAC, ALAC, DSD, PCM music files, as well as sync music and playlists from Spotify, browse and play streams from SoundCloud, plus access radio stations from around the world. With Apple CarPlay and the VOX app enjoy Hi-Res music and audiophile sound as the artist intended. The VOX Premium paid subscription provides limitless space for your music and much more.
While using Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, the Tidal app lets you stream your favourite songs in high quality audio. With over 60 million songs available to stream or download you have endless music options, plus you can stream guest playlists curated by the artists you love and listen to original playlists hand-picked by the Tidal experts. Tidal is a paid subscription.
Apple CarPlay brings your iPhone’s Calendar schedule to your dashboard so you can stay up-to-date with future events and important dates whilst on the road. What’s more, if you have a particular event with a location in your calendar, you can simply select the event from the display and Apple CarPlay will launch Maps and provide directions to the location with voice guidance.
Android Auto provides you with a simple yet convenient tab to display incoming notifications such as text messages and phone calls. Incoming text messages automatically notify you via the display or you can browse through recent messages. From the display you have the option to either preview the message text or play the message via text-to-speech.
Dual USB Source
The dual USB ports allows playback of a vast array of audio and video formats which can be accessed on either port. Furthermore, Apple CarPlay / Android Auto can be connected via one dedicated USB port.
Versatile Music File Support
The INE-W970A offers a wide-range of audio options including the playback of MP3/WMA/AAC/OGG/APE/MP2 files, as well as FLAC files for high sound quality reproduction with support up to 96kHz sample rates.
HDMI connectivity allows for smartphone mirroring via an extensive range of devices, offering audio and video playback in exceptional detail for your viewing pleasure all on the display.
Bluetooth allows you to connect your iPhone or Android smartphone for wireless music streaming. This provides virtually limitless music choices to enhance your in-car experience.
Built-in Bluetooth enables wireless connection of a mobile phone for the convenience and safety of handsfree phone and audio streaming. Plus, you can use voice control through the external microphone.
DAB+ Digital Radio
DAB+ digital radio provides you with a wider range of stations that you can search by station name. DAB+ offers clearer sound and improved reception, achieving a noise free, crystal clear radio listening experience.
The INE-W970A provides the ultimate one-look display with a convenient split-screen function. This function lets you see the current song playing or radio station all while following your navigation route.
Alpine gives you sound technologies such as 10 preset EQ modes and MediaXpander HD to restore the sound of compressed media such as MP3 and radio. Plus, Time Correction lets you precisely adjust the sound stage.
Experience the very best in sight and sound, the front load disc slot allows you to enjoy your favourite CD’s or play DVD’s with explosive Dolby sound and images delivered with stunning clarity through the 6.5” display.
Dual RCA Camera Input
Parking and manoeuvring in tight spaces has never so easy using a front and rear camera system. With the front and rear camera input, you can simply add two RCA cameras which are selectable from the display
- Power Output: 4 x 50 W High Power Amplifier
- Display: 6.5 inch WVGA Display
- White LED Backlighting System
- Control Type: Touch
- 2x USB Ports
- Apple CarPlay and Android Auto Compatible
- Made for iPhone
- GPS / Glonass
- DAB+ Digital Radio
- FLAC Playback (support up to 92kHz)*
*FLAC file support up to 92kHz is available after completing designated software update at https://www.alpine.com.au/support/product-updates/software-updates/ine-w970a-software-update/
- 3 PreOuts (4V, Front/Rear/Subwoofer)
- AUX-Out: 1 Video Output
- AUX-In: 1 A/V AUX Inputs
- Steering Wheel Remote Control Ready
- OEM Sub-display Ready
- Remote Control Ready
- Navigation Guidance Mix
- Camera Connection
- Camera Guide Line Adjustment
- Rearview Camera Display
- Security Code Anti-Theft
- HDMI Input
- Memory Presets (FM:18 / MW:6 / LW:6)
- Memory: Auto Memory
- Seek Mode: Local / DX Selection
- RDS Functions: AF, TA, TP, PTY, NEWS, RADIO TEXT
- Built-in BLUETOOTH Module
- Hands Free Calling: HFP (Hands Free Profile) Compatible
- Streaming Music: A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile) Compatible
- Phone Book Synchronisation
- Device Name Display
- Auto Answer
- Call History Display: Dialed Call / Received Call / Missed Call
- Redial Function
- Microphone: Microphone Included
- Disc Type: DVD/CD Player
- Playable Format: DVD-Video, AVI, MPG, FLV, DAT, VOB, MP4, MOV, OGG, ASF
- M.I.X. Random Play
- DVD Direct Menu Control
- CD Text Display
- CD Text Name Search
- DAC: 24 Bit DAC
- Here Maps
- 3-Years Free Map Updates (1 per year for 3 years)
- iGo Navigation
- Advanced Address Search
- Post Code Search
- Advanced POI Functions
- Smart Routes using historic traffic patterns
- Advanced Route Planning
- Eco Route Search
- Advanced TMC Mode
- Map Display Mode: 2D Heading Up, 2D North Up, 3D
- Elevation Map Display:
- 3D Motorway Junction View: Junction View with Sign Post
- Lane Guidance
- Highway Mode
- Positioning Sensor: GPS
USB Media Connection
- USB Video playback
- USB Connection: USB Extension Cable Included
- Music & Video Playback Compatible
- Music Playback: MP3/WMA/AAC Playback
- Video Playback
- Subwoofer Level Adjustment
- Subwoofer Phase Select
- Equalizer: Flat, Pops, Rock, News, Jazz, Electrical Dance, Hip Hop, Easy Listening, Country, Classical
- 6-Channel Digital Time Correction
- Digital Crossover Setting
- Application Volume Level Setting
- Easy, Step-by-Step Sound Customisation
Digital Time Correction
This unit is able to delay the audio signal to the speakers closest to the listener. This effectively creates a perception of increased distance...Read more
Live Traffic Updates
Be ahead of traffic congestion and road incidents with real-time traffic cautions. When approaching adverse road or traffic conditions the Alpine...Read more
Made for iPhone
It’s simply the best way to control your iPhone in the car – enjoy seamless operation of your iPhone in addition to full control of all your...Read more
The three sets of RCA PreOut lets you build a full-fledged sound system to add multiple amplifiers, speakers and subwoofers for a truly remarkable...Read more
The 3D display mode with 3D landmarks brings a greater perspective to your navigation guidance. With the identifiable landmarks you can easily...Read more
Alpine’s 4V Pre-Out stage ensures ultra clean signal transmission from the head unit to amplifiers. When gain matched to amplifiers, the high...Read more
50 Watts x 4 Built-in Amplifier
This high quality head unit delivers exceptional clean sound from its built-in high-power 50 Watts x 4 amplifier. Perfectly matched to Alpine...Read more
High Pass (HP) Crossover for better sound. The high pass crossover cuts bass frequencies sent to the speaker outputs and the full-range pre-outs....Read more
Dual USB Inputs
This versatile head unit provides USB inputs on the front and rear. Use the rear input for a “permanent” connection and the front one for...Read more
Media and app control from Android smartphones is supported through this device, making it a great unit for smartphone users.
Get bluetooth in your car for full operation of a Bluetooth enabled mobile phone from the head unit. Drivers can keep their phone in their pocket...Read more
DAB+ is a major upgrade to the DAB standard, providing great quality audio as well as text content display including station title information,...Read more
FLAC High Resolution Music Playback
FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec) is a lossless compression format. Digital audio compressed by FLAC's algorithm can typically be reduced to 50-60%...Read more
The HDMI input enables simple connection of smartphones and other devices for playback of video and content output from the smartphone or device....Read more
Pre-loaded with the most up-to-date HERE maps providing a sophisticated and ultra-precise digital map database for the most reliable road guidance...Read more
Steering Wheel Remote Ready
Steering Wheel Remote Control Ready. Replace the factory-installed head unit without loss of this convenient option. Alpine head units that are...Read more
MediaXpander (MX) is Alpine’s exclusive technology that restores sound quality lost in music file compression or original recording process. No...Read more
With hundreds of thousands of POI's (Points of Interest) at your fingertips, you're sure to find the nearest petrol station, restaurant, shopping...Read more
Radio Data System
RDS is a communications protocol which sends small amounts of digital information to your head unit. This allows you to view extra radio...Read more
Rear USB for iPhone/iPod
Connect your iPhone/iPod using rear USB input, the included USB cable can be conveniently located to the centre console or glove compartment for...Read more
When approaching a fixed speed camera and red light camera you are alerted to the location with an icon and warning sound. Plus, speed limit and...Read more
Sub Woofer Level
Ability to control the Sub Woofer Levels.
Alpine makes your driving experience safer and stress free. The selectable voice guidance gives you attentive instructions including spoken street...Read more
USB for iPod or iPhone and MP3/WMA/AAC
The USB connection provides seamless access and playback of your audio content stored on your iPod® or iPhone®. It also lets you enjoy the...Read more
Works with Apple CarPlay
Apple CarPlay is a streamlined way to connect an iPhone to your car’s infotainment system, letting you access iPhone functions such as music,...Read more
- Screen Size: 6.5 inch Resistive WVGA
- LCD Type: Transparent Type TN LCD
- Operation System: TFT Active Matrix
- Number of Picture Elements: 1,152,000 pixels (800 x 3 x 480) (RGB)
- Illumination System: LED
- Effective Number of Picture Elements: 99% or more
Max Power Output Rating
- Max Power Output: 4 x 50 W
- Tuning Range: 87.5 – 108.0 MHz
- Mono Usable Sensitivity: 9.3 dBf (0.8 µV / 75 ohms)
- 50dB Quieting Sensitivity: 13.5 dBf (1.3 µV / 75 ohms)
- Alternate Channel Selectivity: 80 dB
- Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 65 dB
- Stereo Separation: 35 dB
- Tuning Range: 531 – 1,602 kHz
- Usable Sensitivity: 25.1 µV / 28 dBf
- Tuning Range BAND III: 174.928 – 239.2 MHz
- Tuning Range L-BAND: 1,452.96 – 1,490.624 MHz
- Usable Sensitivity: -101 dBm
- Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 85 dB
- USB requirements: USB 2.0
- Max. Power Consumption: 1,500 mA (CDP Support)
- USB Class: USB (Mass Storage Class)
- File System: FAT16/32
- Decoding Formats: MP3/WMA/AAC/FLAC/OGG/APE/MP2
- Number of Channels: 2-Channels (Stereo)
- Frequency Response*1: 5 – 20,000 Hz (±1 dB)
- Total Harmonic Distortion: 0.016% (at 1 kHz)
- Dynamic Range: 95 dB (at 1 kHz)
- Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 85 Db
- Channel Separation: 75 dB (at 1 kHz)
*1 Frequency response may differ depending on the encoder software/bit rate.
- Bluetooth Specification: Bluetooth v4.0
- Frequency band: 2,402 – 2,480 MHz
- Output Power: -6~+4 dBm Ave. (Power class 2)
- HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
- PBAP (Phone Book Access Profile)
- A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
- AVRCP (Audio/Video Remote Control Profile)
- Input Format 480p/720p
- Power Requirement: 14.4 V DC (11–16 V allowable)
- Operating temperature: 4°F to +140°F (-20°C to + 60°C)
- Maximum Power Output: 50W x 4
- Power output: measured at 4 Ohms and ≤ 1% THD+N
- S/N: 80 dBA (reference: 1 W into 4 Ohms)
- Preout (Front, Rear): 4V/10k ohms (max.)
- Preout (Subwoofer): 4V/10k ohms (max.)
- Weight (unit only): 2.05 kg
- Chassis Size (W x H x D) mm: 178 x 100 x 142 mm
- Nose Piece Size (W x H x D) mm: 178 x 100 x 21.3 mm
Disc Audio Section
- File Format: MP3, WMA7, WMA8, WMA9
- Extensions: mp3, wma
- Bit Rate: 16kbps~320kbps
- Sampling Rate: 8K~48KHz
- Frequency response (20Hz ~ 20KHz): 0±1dB
- Signal to Noise radio: ≥85dB
- THD (Total harmonic distortion): ≤0.06%
- Dynamic Range (1kHz): ≥80dB
- R/L Cross Sound: ≥75dB
Disc Image Section
- File Format: JPEG, PNG, GIF, BMP
- Extensions: JPEG, PNG, GIF, BMP
Disc Video Section
- File Format: AVI, MPG, FLV, DAT, VOB, MP4, MOV, OGG, ASF
- Extensions: avi, mpg, mpeg, dat, flv, vob, mp4, mov, ogg, asf
- Video Codec: MP4V, MPEG-1, MSVC, MPEG-1/MPEG-2, H.263,
- Video: 720*480/576 (30fps)
- Response Sampling Rate : 8,11.025, 16,22.05, 24, 32, 44.1, 48 KHz.
- Resolution: Response Bitrate : 45~500Kbps. (WMA : 8K~48KHz, 16kbps~320kbps)
- Audio Codec: Dolby Digital(AC3),WMA/PCM/LPCM,AAC LC (2ch),MPEGAudio,( MP1/MP2/MP3) LPCM, uLaw/aLaw, OGG, WMA
- Subtitles: SMI
- Unsupported Files: 1. Video with OGG
- Unsupported Files: 2. Audio formats other than Vorbis with OGG
- Unsupported Files: 3. Vorbis format in AVI
- Video Signal Level 0.7±0.1 V p-p
- Sync Level 0.3±0.1 V p-p
- Video Out Level 1.0±0.1 V p-p
- S-VIDEO Level
- Y 1.0±0.1
- C 0.3±0.1