Sony India launched a new in-car AV receiver XAV-AX5000 with exciting advanced features such as the 17.6 cm (6.95) capacitive touch screen, enhanced smartphone integration, upgraded usability, and great sound quality. It is built to give user the best in-car audio experience, whether it’s for long journeys or for those who are on-the-go.
XAV-AX5000 enables smarter driving and aids to navigate, communicate and play music from user’s phone with intelligent voice control for every journey. All this is possible through Android Auto and Apple CarPlay** which makes it easier than ever to use a smartphone on road.
Android Auto extends the Android platform into the car in a way that’s purpose-built for driving. It enables user to get directions in real time without ever taking drivers hands off the wheel. It further navigates easily to the end destination, or search for nearby stopovers mid-journey with a simple intuitive interface and powerful new voice actions that’s designed to minimize distraction. It automatically brings useful information organized into simple cards that appear when needed, for directions, music, messaging and more. XAV-AX5000 is ergonomically designed with key terminal that gives instant access to the basic operation that includes source selections and sound adjustments while minimizing distractions.
The rear chassis is designed with single-DIN dimensions that give enough room to store connected cable harnesses, steering wheel control adopter, and more. The XAV-AX5000 boasts 23% shorter depth in comparison with the XAV-AX100.
With Apple CarPlay, one can use iPhone in the car in a smarter, safer way (Maps not available in Apple CarPlay in India yet). CarPlay seamlessly integrates iPhone with the car audio’s display and controls. Now the user can make phone calls, access their music, send and receive messages and more while staying focused on the road.