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iLX-F259E

Alpine Halo9

iLX-F259E

Halo9 9” Apple CarPlay / Android Auto / Customisable Widgets / USB / Bluetooth /  FLACE

$999.00 $899.00

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SKU: iLX-F259E OWNERS MANUAL: iLX-F259E

Alpine’s ground-breaking Halo9 range is now extended with the release of the all-new iLX-F259E. The customisable user interface accompanied by the 9” WVGA touch-screen leads to an experience that is unmatched. Furthermore, 1-DIN and 2-DIN compatibility of the stunning hovering display enables fitment into a wide-range of vehicles without the need for custom installation.

Apple CarPlay and Android Auto allows for an extensive range of smartphone features such as getting directions, making calls, sending and receiving messages and listening to music⁠—all accessible on the high-quality display or via voice command. Expand your entertainment options with USB for superb video playback, high-res Flac music and Bluetooth for audio streaming.

For a detailed list of apps that have been CarPlay approved by Apple, head over to their website here: http://www.apple.com/au/ios/carplay/

*Spotify can be used through Android Auto, Apple CarPlay and Alpine Connect for Android. 

Customise Your Screen

The iLX-F259E is equipped with a customisable user interface so you can setup your screens the way you like. Whether you love listening to the radio or prefer to stream your music through bluetooth, you can arrange the widgets in a way that best suits your needs. Create up to 3 customised home screens by choosing from 22 widgets including Clock, USB images, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, “Now Playing”, Sources, Camera, and Bluetooth functions—that can be easily dragged-and dropped onto the page.

What’s more you can personalise the screen’s wallpaper by using one of your own photos or choose from a number of Alpine’s phenomenal pre-loaded patterns.

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Adjustable Display Angle

The iLX-F259E provides flexibility when installing. The display can be angled from +45 degrees to -20 degrees to match a wide range of dashboards. The display gets locked in delivering no movement when using the unit.

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Adjustable Display Height

The display height can be adjusted +/- 3cm from the center position, allowing for standing and hanging display configurations. You can also adjust the distance of the display to your dash with a 20mm range.

Apple CarPlay 

Apple CarPlay provides your iPhone functions and maps all through the impeccable 9” display. You can get directions, make calls, send and receive messages and listen to music while maintaining focus on the road.

Android Auto

Android Auto allows for the connection of an Android smartphone sanctioning phone calls, text messages, Google maps, other apps and voice control through the magnificent 9” capacitive touch display.

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Smartphone Navigation 

The iLX-F259E includes a precision GPS antenna which ensures a pin-point and highly accurate navigation experience when using Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Voice control works seamlessly with this function allowing you to dictate your destination and start driving.

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RCA Camera Input

Park with ease by connecting a reverse camera (sold separately) to the massive 9” display via the RCA input. This will allow a clear and wide-view of your surroundings such as obstacles and obstructions behind your vehicle.

Built-In Bluetooth

Built-in Bluetooth enables wireless connection of a mobile phone for the convenience and safety of hands free phone and audio streaming. Plus, you can use voice control through the built-in or wired microphone.

USB Video

Enjoy your favourite music videos or TV shows with spectacular USB Video Playback for supported files such as MP4, AVI, WMV, MPG, and MOV files (supports Video files up to 1080p).

USB Audio

Includes a 3-AMP USB port for super-fast charging and provides a multitude of source options, such as iPod and iPhone or memory sticks and other devices to playback specific audio file types FLAC, MP3, WMA, WAV, AAC.

AM/FM Radio

The iLX-F259E lets you navigate seamlessly between AM/FM channels with the convenience of selecting from 6 AM stations and up 18 FM stations you have preset to the main radio screen as your favourites.

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

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

3 Preouts
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

4V Preouts
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

Alpine TuneIt TTS App
Alpine’s TuneIt app makes smartphone integration a breeze, offering advanced audio tuning, download of preset audio parameters and Facebook...Read more

Android Compatible
Media and app control from Android smartphones is supported through this device, making it a great unit for smartphone users.

Bass Engine SQ
The BASS button takes you directly to Alpine’s advanced bass level adjustment function. As you choose one of the five levels, it automatically...Read more

Bass EQ
Bass EQ provides a boost at 40Hz to increase the impact of sound from the subwoofer.

Bluetooth
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

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

Made for iPod and iPhone
It’s simply the best way to control your iPhone or iPod in the car – enjoy seamless operation of your iPhone or iPod in addition to full...Read more

MediaXpander
MediaXpander (MX) is Alpine’s exclusive technology that restores sound quality lost in music file compression or original recording process. No...Read more

Play direct from USB
Expand your listening choices by plugging your USB mass storage devices into the front USB port.

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

Reverse Camera Ready
This head unit is equipped with a RCA input to connect the optional reverse camera. The camera is compact for easy of installation, plus its...Read more

USB Cable Included
A USB extension cable is included to route the connector to a convenient location such as the glove box or centre console.

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

WMA / MP3 / AAC
Play your compressed music files. When you purchase music from the Internet and burn it onto CDs, you naturally want to play it in your car. Select...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

WVGA High Resolution Display
WVGA screen technology delivers ultra-high-resolution for stunning image clarity and vivid colours. Plus, Visual Enhancement technology provides a...Read more

Features

  • Display: 9 inch Capacitive WVGA High Resolution Display
  • Apple CarPlay: Siri Voice Control, Apple Music, Spotify, iHeart Radio, Apple Maps*, Phone Calls, iMessages, Music (*Please check Apple Map availability at Apple official website.)
  • Android  Auto: Voice command, Google Play Music, Spotify, Google Maps, Messages, Phone Call, Music
  • Power Output: 4 x 50 W High Power Amplifier
  • Advanced Power IC
  • Tuner Preset: FM : 18 / AM : 6
  • White LED Backlighting System
  • Background Illumination: Sporty Blue, Sporty Red, Stylish white, Stylish Red, Blue, Light Blue, Green, Amber
  • Auto Dimmer
  • Control Type: Touch, Drag, Flick
  • My Favorites Function
  • Automatic Setting Change for 2 Users
  • High Grade Audiophile Design
  • 3PreOuts (4V) (Front/Rear/Sub)
  • Steering Wheel Remote Control Function
  • Camera Guide Line Adjustment
  • Rearview Camera Display Automatic Boot-up
  • Simple Mode & Info Mode Display Selection
  • Visual EQ
  • Live Contrast Adjustment
  • Menu Language: English/Thai/Indonesia/Arabic/Chinese
  • Clock
  • Anti-theft security code
  • Firmware Updatable
  • Power Antenna Lead
  • Remote Turn-On
  • Engine Start-Stop unaffected
  • Power Requirement: 14.4 V. DC (11-16V allowable)
  • Pre Output Voltage (Before Clipping): 2 V / 10k ohms
  • Maximum Mounting Angle: 30°

BLUETOOTH®

  • Built-in BLUETOOTH® Module
  • Wide Band Speech Technology
  • HFP (Hands-Free Profile) Compatible
  • Streaming Music: A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile) Compatible
  • Streaming Music Control: AVRCP (Audio / Video Remote Control Profile) Ver.1.5 Compatible
  • Advanced BLUETOOTH® Technology
  • Connection: SSP (Simple Secure Pairing) Supported
  • Individual Profile Connection Hands Free Phone and Music Streaming
  • Phone Book: Phone Book Synchronization
  • Speed Dial: 4 Preset Memory (per phone)
  • Multiple Phone Number Registration: 5 Phone Numbers can be stored for one name
  • Device Name Display
  • Auto Answer
  • Call History Display: Outgoing Calls / Incoming Calls / Missed Calls
  • Redial Function
  • Speech Volume Level Adjustment: Possible for Outgoing and Incoming Volume
  • DTMF (Touch-Tone) Function
  • Signal Strength Indicator
  • Battery Level Indicator
  • Menu Language Selection: 24 Languages
  • Firmware Updatable
  • Microphone Included

Made for iPod® / iPhone®

  • Compatibility for iPod/iPhone: compatible with all models except 1st and 2nd generation iPhone
  • Connection: KCU-461iVE Required (Sold separately)
  • Music & Video Playback Compatible with KCU-461iVE only
  • Available Selections: Playlist / Artist / Album /Song / Podcast / Genre / Composer / Audiobook
  • Alphabet Search
  • Artwork Display
  • Direct Up / Down: Playlist / Artist / Album / Genre / Composer
  • M.I.X. (Shuffle) Play: Song, Albums, All
  • Repeat
  • Battery Charging
  • Voice Dial/Siri

Connectivity

  • Works with Apple CarPlay (requires CarPlay enabled iPhone)
  • Works with Android Auto (Requires Android Auto enabled smartphone)

Navigation Function

  • Online navigation capability with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
  • Includes GPS / Glonass enabled navigation antenna
  • Direct navigation access key to launch CarPlay or Google maps

USB Media Connection

  • USB Connection: USB Extension Cable Included
  • Music Playback: FLAC/MP3/WMA/AAC compatible (Up to 48kHz/24 Bit)
  • Video Playback: MP4 compatible
  • File / Folder Name Search
  • Tag Info Search
  • Folder Up / Down
  • M.I.X. Random Play
  • Repeat

Sound Tuning

  • Bass Engine SQ
  • Bass Engine™ Pro
  • Subwoofer Level Adjustment
  • Subwoofer Phase Select
  • 4 V High Voltage PreOut
  • Equalizer: Flat, Pops, Rock, News, Jazz, Electrical Dance, Hip Hop, Easy Listening, Country, Classical
  • Dual HD EQ (5-band Parametric Equalizer front/rear)
  • 6 Channel Digital Time Correction
  • Digital Crossover Setting
  • Customized Sound Setting by Car Type
  • MediaXpander HD
  • Application Volume Level Setting
  • Sound Setting Data Download
  • Easy, Step-by-Step Sound Customization
  • Alpine TuneIt App ready (iOS/Android)
  • MediaXpander HD
  • Subwoofer Level Control
  • Digital Time Correction (6 channels)
  • 3 Year Warranty with installs done by Authorised Alpine Dealers

Specifications

Screen

  • Screen Size: 9 inch Capacitive 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)
  • Illumination System: White LED Backlighting
  • Effective Number of Picture Elements: 99.99%
  • Colour System: NTSC, PAL

USB

  • USB Requirements: USB 2.0
  • Max. Power Consumption: 1,500 mA (CDP Support)
  • USB Class: Mass Storage Class, Play From Device
  • File System: FAT 16/32
  • MP3 Decoding: MPEG-1/2 AUDIO Layer-3
  • WMA Decoding: Windows Media™ Audio
  • AAC Decoding: ACC-LC format ′′.m4a′′ file
  • FLAC Decoding
  • Number of Channels: 2-Channel (Stereo)
  • Frequency Response: 5 – 20k Hz ±1 dB *Frequency Response may differ depending on the encoder software/bit rate
  • Total Harmonic Distortion (at 1kHz): 0.008%
  • DynamicRange(at 1kHz): 95 dB
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 100 dB
  • Channel Separation (at 1kHz): 85 dB

BLUETOOTH®

  • BLUETOOTH® Version: Bluetooth V2.1+EDR
  • Output Power: +4 dBm Max. (Power class 2)
  • HFP: HFP (Hands Free Profile)
  • OPP (Object Push Profile)
  • PBAP (Phone Book Access Profile)
  • HSP (Head Set Profile)
  • A2DP: A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVRCP: AVRCP (Audio/Video Remote Control Profile)
  • SPP (Serial Port Profile)

Dimensions

  • Din Size: 1DIN chassis and 9” Capacitive Touch Screen
  • Chassis Size (W x H x D) mm: 178 x 50 x 164 mm
iPod / iPhone Compatibility Generation Version
iPod Touch 6th Generation Ver. 10.1.1
iPod Touch 5th Generation Ver. 10.1.1
iPod Nano 7th Generation Ver. 1.0.4
iPhone X Ver. 11.2.2
iPhone 8 Plus Ver. 11.2.2
iPhone 8 Ver. 11.2.2
iPhone 7 Plus Ver. 11.1.1
iPhone 7 Ver. 11.1.1
iPhone SE Ver. 10.1.1
iPhone 6S Plus Ver. 10.1.1
iPhone 6S Ver. 10.1.1
iPhone 6 Plus Ver. 10.1.1
iPhone 6 Ver. 10.1.1
iPhone 5S Ver. 10.1.1
iPhone 5C Ver. 10.1.1
iPhone 5 Ver. 10.1.1
iPhone 4 Ver. 9.3.5

*The above devices have been tested and shown to work with this unit. Correct function of earlier versions cannot be guaranteed.

* Please note iPod’s that require a 30 pin connection are not compatible with this unit.

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