Suggested Price: $650.00
The AVH-X8500BHS multimedia DVD receiver features a beautiful 7" WVGA motorized touchscreen display, Pioneer's own MIXTRAX™ technology, built-in Bluetooth® for hands-free calling and audio streaming, an HD Radio™ tuner, SiriusXM ready, and AppRadio Mode for iPhone® and select Android™ devices.. The updated and innovative user interface makes direct operation of the unit stress-free by eliminating complicated layered selection displays, so access to desired functions is smoother and simpler than ever. A variety of multimedia options ensures that you will be properly entertained. Customizable audio and video functions make it easy to suit your mood.
MIXTRAX is an innovative Pioneer technology that creates a non-stop mix of your music library complete with a range of DJ-inspired effects. Drawing from Pioneer’s rich DJ heritage with our passion for music,MIXTRAX delivers a unique DJ infused listening experience to listeners in the car. MIXTRAX takes the music from an iPod, iPhone, or USB device and plays it back with added transitions and effects, creating a virtual DJ inside the AVH-X8500BHS .
MIXTRAX works by first having the MIXTRAX PC software automatically analyze a track’s BPM, bar, beat position, vocal position and mood, then adds the analyzed data to the music file. The AVH-X8500BHS reads the embedded MIXTRAX data from your audio device as you enjoy precise, full featured non-stop mixes in your vehicle complete with album art that dances to the beat!. You can also experience MIXTRAX as an app for the iOS devices and using AppRadio Mode to control the MIXTRAX app through the receiver's touchscreen display.
For more information please visit www.pioneerelectronics.com/mixtrax.
Stay safe and obey local hands-free laws with built-in Bluetooth (HFP). With Secure Simple Pairing, you can easily pair a Bluetooth enabled phone to the AVH-X8500BHS without having to enter pin codes or go through complicated settings. When a registered Bluetooth device is in close proximity to the receiver, the auto connection function automatically pairs the two units.
If you have a compatible audio player device that also features built-in Bluetooth, you have the ability to wirelessly stream (A2DP) and control audio (AVRCP) to the receiver.
The AVH-X8500BHS features a built-in HD Radio tuner allows you to enjoy your radio in an all-new way. With HD Radio, you can listen to the radio in the same unmatched fidelity as your digital music. Your FM stations now with CD-quality sound, AM stations now with FM-quality sound, and crystal-clear reception with no audio distortion. It offers new extra local FM channels so you can enjoy more music, news, and sports – All 100% subscription FREE!
For a complete list of HD Radio stations currently broadcasting in the United States or to learn more about HD Radio Technology please visit www.hdradio.com.
The AVH-X8500BHS is SiriusXM Ready so you can listen to commercial-free music, all your favorite sports, exclusive talk and entertainment, comedy, news, traffic, weather, and more!. Simply connect the SiriusXM Connect Vehicle Tuner (SXV200V1) to the dedicated port on the rear of the receiver and control and enjoy satellite radio without additional translators or cables. Features like Tune Start, Tune Scan, Replay, and iTunes® Tagging will be available on the receiver. The SiriusXM Connect Vehicle Tuner (SXV200V1) is sold separately. Also, a subscription to SiriusXM Radio is required.
To learn more or to purchase the tuner, please visit SiriusXM.
With AppRadio Mode, Pioneer has taken the technology from our revolutionary, game-changing AppRadio™ and placed it in the AVH-X8500BHS so you can experience control of compatible apps directly on your dash! When connected to an iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, or compatible Android smartphone with the correct interface cable (sold separately) and loaded with Pioneer's free AppRadio application, you can enjoy full on-screen access and control of your contacts, calendar, maps, and more! The intuitive interface is formatted and designed specifically for safer in-vehicle operation. Pioneer has teamed up with app providers to offer compatibility with many of today’s most popular in-vehicle apps, while also developing an expanding catalog of compatible apps for future features and functions that can be easily and seamlessly added
Note: iPhone 5 compatibility requires the purchase of the CD-IH202 interface cable kit (sold separately), Apple® Lightning Digital AV adapter (sold separately), and Apple Lightning to USB cable (sold separately).
For more information please visit www.pioneerelectronics.com/appradiomode.
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 AVH-X8500BHS, 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.
In-dash control for Pandora is compatible with iPhone or Android devices. Simply download the free Pandora Radio app to your iPhone or Android device and connect it to the AVH-X8500BHS using the correct interface cable (sold separately) and take your music to the next level.
For more information and to sign up for a free account please visit www.pandora.com.
Pioneer's AVH-X8500BHS is ready to roll with direct connectivity to your iPod® or iPhone® for music and video via an optional USB interface cable depending on your iOS device (sold separately). Song, artist, time and album information are beautifully displayed on the 7" touchscreen. Powerful searching tools such as Link Play and Alphabet Search to help you find content faster. The system's wired USB connection provides direct digital signal transfer from the device for clean, clear sound while providing 1 amp of current to keep your iPod®/iPhone® charged
Dual rear USB ports allow connection of 2 compatible USB devices so you will never run out of source options. For example, you can connect an iPod to USB1 and a compatible USB hard disk drive to USB2.
Easily upgrade to navigation with the addition of the AVIC-U250 add-on navigation system. This versatile hideaway unit allows you you to switch to navigation mode with the touch of a button. Get to your destination by inputting an address or search through the POI library while enjoying whatever source is currently playing.
The AVH-X8500BHS allows rear seat passenger to enjoy audio or video content on additional rear seat monitors and headphones, even while the front passenger and driver listen to audio from other sources or operate navigation functions simultaneously.
Select among five (Blue/Red/Amber/Green/Violet) colors for the display and 112 different colors to match unit illumination to your vehicle's interior lighting. Also choose from several background images to suit your mood.
|Screen Size/Aspect Ratio||7"/16:9|
|Advanced Display Resolution|
|Background Picture||4 BGP. 2 BGV|
|Anti-Glare Coated LCD Screen|
|Touch Panel Operation|
|Selected Angle Setting||5 Settings|
|Automatic Display Postioning|
|CD-R/RW, DVD-R/RW Compatible|
|DVD Video Playback|
|CD Music Playback|
|CD Video Playback|
|MP3/WMA/iTunes® AAC Audio Playback||CD/DVD/USB/SD Card|
|JPEG Image File Playback||CD/DVD/USB/SD Card|
|DivX® Video Playback||CD/DVD/USB/SD Card|
|H.264/WMV Video Playback||CD/DVD/USB/SD Card|
|Linear PCM Decoder|
|Dolby® Digital Decoder|
|DVD Chapter/Time/Title Direct Search|
|DVD Chapter/Title Repeat|
|DVD Auto Play|
|VCD Playback Control|
|SiriusXM Radio||SXV200 SiriusXM Connect Vehicle Tuner required (sold separately)|
|Presets||24 Stations/6 Presets|
|BSM (Best Station Memory)|
|Local Seek Tuning|
|Built-In Amplifier||MOSFET 50 W x 4|
|RCA Preouts||3 (4V)|
|D/A Converter||96 kHz/24-bit|
|Auto EQ (CD-MC20 required)|
|Sonic Center Control|
|EEQ (Easy EQ) Preset Equalizer|
|Advanced Sound Retriever|
|Direct Control for iPod®/iPhone® (Audio and Video)||Cable Required (see connection chart)|
|Link Search for iPod®|
|AppRadio Mode||iPhone®, Android™|
|Voice Recognition Support||Y|
|Pandora® Radio App Compatible||iPhone®, Android™|
|SD/SDHC Memory Card Slot|
|USB Port||Rear x 2 (1 Amp)|
|Rear-View Camera Input|
|Composite A/V Input||1 (Audio/Video)|
|Composite Video Output||1|
|Dual Zone Audio/Video|
|Navigation Ready||AVIC-U250 required|
|Color Customization||5 Display Colors/112 Color Key Illumination|
|Display Off Mode|
|Multi-Language Display||Menu/ID3 Tag|
|Wired Remote Input|
|Detachable Face Security™|
Download and install the AppRadio app to access compatible smartphone content on Pioneer receivers with AppRadio mode.play video
AUPEO! Personal Radio offers free online music with a focus on the discovery of new songs and artists. Search by artist, song, genre, or mood.play video
Beej! quickly identifies your position and allows you to select the nearest bank, bar, gas station, hospital, hotel, restaurant and more.play video
BestParking is a parking search engine that steers drivers towards the cheapest and most convenient parking garages. NOTE: Ver. 1.8.77 is the last supported version for AppRadio Mode.play video
Access your iPhone® or Android™ calendar. View important events and reminders. Functionality is bundled with the Pioneer AppRadio™ app.play video
CarBrowser allows you to search and navigate the internet directly from the 6.1” or 7” Pioneer touchscreen while the vehicle’s parking brake is engaged.play video
Compatible with the AppRadio app for Android devices, CarKeyboard allows you to input text directly from the 7" capacitive touchscreen display of the AppRadio 2 (SPH-DA100).
CarMediaPlayer allows you to swipe, drag, and directly touch the desired artist, song, or album in your music library directly from the Pioneer touchscreen with Alphabet Search and Album View functions.play video
CommuteWX provides real-time weather information (current, forecast, enroute). Weather conditions are featured in large, easy to read graphics in a streamlined user interface that's well suited for in-vehicle travel.play video
Access your contacts on your Android™ phone. Functionality is bundled with the Pioneer AppRadio® app.play video
DashCommand utilizes the built-in GPS & accelerometer sensors in the iPhone or compatible Android phone to provide advanced features such as the skid pad, race track, and inclinometer.play video
EasyCar app designed specifically for AppRadio. Large icons, simple commands, and swipe gestures enable you to access your iPod, contacts, mapping, and more!play video
Echoecho helps you FIND YOUR FRIENDS, in seconds. In just one click, you can see where your friends are. Or tell them where you are. For free.play video
All-in-one app for convenient voice navigation gives audio feedback to improve your driving performance and conserve fuel.play video
Glympse is the easiest way to safely share your location with someone in real time.play video
INRIX Traffic is an app that gives you real-time traffic information and route forecasts. Save time, fuel, and money buy optimizing your route.
Livio Radio is the premium radio app for your car, providing users with AM/FM and Internet-only radio streams from around the world in partnership with the RadioTime® radio service.play video
Pioneer’s proprietary MIXTRAX app analyzes the music in your iTunes® library to create custom playlists for non-stop song mixes with added DJ effects.play video
View maps as you would on your iPhone® or Android™ device. Functionality is bundled with the Pioneer AppRadio™ app.play video
Make no mistake, with over 600 million downloads of its PC web browser Maxthon knows how to make your mobile web sizzle. Maxthon Mobile Web Browser for Android is packed with cool features completely free with no ads.play video
MotionX GPS Drive is the #1 selling navigation app in the iTunes App Store. Receive turn-by-turn directions and voice guidance.play video
My GPS is the next generation GPS satellite navigation from the makers of Navfree. Fully Featured – voice guided, turn-by-turn satellite navigation with no hidden costs.
MyPV is a free media app that allows you to select your favorite music PVs from a ranking of the world’s popular music videos.
Navfree is a free navigation apps that offers turn-by-turn directions, voice and on-screen instructions, offline map use, address search, and more!play video
Pandora is free personalized radio that only plays music you’ll love.play video
To date, Parkopedia has grown to cover over 25 million parking spaces in 28 countries around the world thanks to contributions from drivers like you.play video
View photos stored on your iPhone® or Android™ device. Access albums and camera rolls and even view a slideshow. Functionality is bundled with the Pioneer AppRadio™ app.play video
StreamS is a full-featured iPhone streaming audio player delivering thousands of tested, reliable, high quality hi-fi HE-AAC streams.play video
High quality TomTom maps stored on your iPhone together with a robust set of navigation features, help you drive with confidence.
Top Headlines is an audible new headlines app. Listen to the most recent news updates from multiple sources.
Waze is a cool social GPS driving and navigation app that connects you to other drivers.play video
Keep up to 20,000 of your favorite songs in the cloud without having to use any space on your iOS device.
Powered by the same tried-and-trusted iGO Engine used in millions of GPS navigation devices around the world.play video
iHeartRadio for Auto (iHeartAuto) is a version of the free iHeartRadio digital radio app specifically designed for use in your car, truck or SUV.play video
Parking Assistance with Style and Ease
USB to 30-pin Interface Cable for iPod®/iPhone®
Add-on Navigation System with Built-In Traffic Tuner for "Navigation Ready" DVD Receivers
Universal Rear-View Camera
AppRadio Mode USB to 30-pin Interface Cable for iPhone® 4S and iPhone® 4
NEW! - AppRadio Mode Android™ Connection Kit
AppRadio Mode HDMI Interface Cable Kit for iPhone® 5. Compatible with all NEX receivers (excludes AVIC-5000NEX), AppRadio 3, AppRadio 2, AVIC-Z150BH/X950BH, and AVH-X8500BHS.
Auto-EQ Microphone for Car DVD Receivers