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Smartphone connectivity

Siri® Eyes Free

To connect, all you need to do is to pair your iPhone to the VX506AU via Bluetooth, and you’re good to go. Once the pairing is established, press and hold the VOICE key on the VX506AU to launch Siri and enjoy a smooth drive with a one-touch operation.
Just say “ shuffle play” and Siri will automatically start random playback of music stored on your iPhone.
Just say “ check mail” and Siri will automatically tell you the number of new messages you’ve received and read them out for you.
Compatible iPhone : iPhone 6 Plus / iPhone 6 / iPhone 5s / iPhone 5c / iPhone 5 / iPhone 4s

iPhone music playback for easy operation like you’re used to

iPhone music operations at the source unit offer the same simplicity as your iPhone. Album artwork as well as album and artist names are also displayed. Alphabet Search lets you tap in keywords to search for artists, etc. and shows matches as soon as you input anywhere from one to three characters, greatly speeding up the process.

Click here for iPod/iPhone compatibility list.


1. Album art work 

2. Title/Aritst/Album 

3. Category list

HDMI Mode — Enjoy your apps on the big screen

A cable connection makes it possible to display your smartphone screen on the unit’s monitor.

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Pictures and videos taken on your smartphone can be enjoyed in your car. 

Searching the internet and music/video playback is also possible.


Pandora® internet radio — Enjoy Pandora internet radio anytime on the road

Pandora internet radio plays songs while you feedback either "thumbs up" or "thumbs down" which is reflected in future selections. Album artwork and Song information, as well as the ability to bookmark Artists/tracks and create your own station, are supported by the Pandora app on your smartphone*.

* VX506AU plays Android™ Phone via Bluetooth®.

* VX506AU plays iPhone via Bluetooth or USB.

Advanced Bluetooth® featuring AVRCP 1.4 profile support & cable-free control of iPod/iPhone music

Built-in Bluetooth provides hands-free voice communication,

compatible with a wide variety of mobile phones. The VX506AU supports AVRCP 1.4 which allows you to browse through your music playlists, artists, albums all without cables and without touching your smartphone. Check with your smartphone manufacturer to see if your phone supports AVRCP 1.4. The advanced Bluetooth module also features cable-free control of your iPod/iPhone music previously only possible by connecting a USB cable.

* Using a smartphone supporting the Bluetooth profile AVRCP 1.4.

(some types of audio devices may not be supported.)

Click here for mobile phone compatibility list.

1. Album/Aritst/Track List
2. Music search
Each list is possible when using a smartphone supporting the Bluetooth profile AVRCP 1.4.

Dual USB input


Dual rear USB for even more connectivity

Equipped with two USB terminals towards the rear of the source unit, it’s easy to connect a variety of sources. You can play music/video files stored on a USB memory device, portable audio player or smartphone. It even supports playback of H.264 high-quality video and 24bit/192kHz FLAC high-quality audio files stored on USB memory.


Add navigation to your system simply by inserting an optional microSD card

Simply insert the optional SD506AU microSD card into the microSD card slot of VX506AU and you instantly have a car navigation system. No need to install a separate black box unit. In addition to detailed HERE™ Maps information, SD506AU also includes HERE™ Traffic Patterns to provide high-performance navigation to your destination. 

* GPS antenna is supplied with VX506AU for easy upgrade. Please ensure GPS antenna is installed.

Click here for more information on SD506AU optional navigation


Design interface


User interface offers superior visibility and comfortable operation

The large, highly visible and intuitive icons on the touch panel make it easy to operate the unit from day one. Touch operation lets you quickly and easily choose the music you want to hear.

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And so much more

Extensive media support for high-quality video and audio enjoyment

In addition to CDs and DVDs, the VX506AU also supports playback of music and video files stored on a smartphone and USB Flash Drive. Incorporation of a high-speed CPU enables high-quality H.264 video as well as 24bit/192kHz FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec) audio files to be enjoyed in your car.

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728 variable colour key illumination

You’re free to select the exact colour you want, to match your car’s instrument panel or match your mood today.

Beat EQ for user customisable sound

In addition to providing 3 preset equalisation patterns — BASS BOOST, IMPACT and EXCITE — Clarion’s Beat EQ allows you the freedom to customise the level and range of the bass, midrange and treble portions of each pattern. You can adjust the sound to your liking, depending on the genre of music, for a more fulfilling listening experience.

2-zone entertainment

This allows rear seat passengers to enjoy a DVD movie or iPod Video while the front seat passengers enjoy their favourite radio station or music from a USB memory device.

Built-in High Pass and Low Pass Filters

The internal High Pass and Low Pass filters allow your music to be played at the precise levels that they were meant to be heard. Enjoy bass with more muscle and highs with more clarity.

2V / 6-channel audio pre-out makes it easy to expand and upgrade

With 3 sets of RCA outputs, you are free to add external power amplifiers to create a more powerful, sophisticated audio system. Also, independent volume control is enabled for the subwoofer so you can adjust the level of bass output to your liking at any time, regardless of the output level of the other channels.

Optional Accessories

● HDMI cable (Type A to Type A): CCA802
● iPod / iPhone video connecting cable: CCA748
● Rear vision CMOS camera with distance guide lines: CC510
● 10.2′′ overhead dvd monitor with USB & SD, two sets of infrared headphone: VTM1
Click here for speakers, amplifiers, subwoofers, information

Remote control included

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