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X308AU Impreza (Silver Fascia)

8” Apple CarPlay / Android Auto / Primo 3.0 Navigation / HDMI / Bluetooth / DAB+ Receiver

$2,799.00 $1,699.00

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SKU: IMPREZA-S-X308AU OWNERS MANUAL: X308AU

Upgrade your Impreza with the ultimate in sound, visual display and navigation. Alpine’s extra-large 8” Navigation Station is perfectly integrated into your Subaru dash with a premium, clean and professional finish.

Equipped with latest hardware and software configuration for remarkable speed and responsiveness, the X308AU sports a newly refined user-interface that makes control of features like the in-built Primo 3.0 Navigation better than ever. The new Primo 3.0 NextGen navigation provides greater operation speed, plus the addition of gesture control such as pinch zoom. With built-in safety camera alerts, school zones, 3D city maps and 4WD Off-Road maps, plus an extensive Point of Interest (POI) database Alpine’s premium navigation has you covered.

DAB+ digital radio, HDMI input, USB video and audio including playback of high resolution FLAC music are all effortlessly accessed via the stunning 8” capacitive display. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto brings your smartphone into the dashboard for phone calls, messages and music apps for an endless array of entertainment which can also be commanded via voice control. With its extra-large display and superior performance the X308AU will completely transform your driving experience.

IMPREZA-S-X308AU Solution includes:

  • X308AU Advanced Navigation Unit
  • Premium OEM Grade Fascia Kit (SILVER), including mounting hardware
  • Wiring Harness, including Steering Wheel Control retention

Steering Wheel Controls

Have control of the factory steering wheel audio controls in your vehicle, as well as answer and hang up with Alpine’s built in Bluetooth connectivity.

Rear Camera Option

The optional rear-view camera automatically engages when reversing and also mutes audio so you can manoeuvre your vehicle safely with full concentration.

Premium Built-In Navigation

The superb Primo 3.0 navigation platform provides an exceptional map viewing experience with features such as 3D landmarks, 3D cityscapes, lane guidance, pinch-zoom function and a state of the art Points of Interest database. Plus, live traffic updates (TMC) provides you with traffic incidents and road hazard information.

3-Years Free Map Updates

With access to 3-years of free map updates you can keep the navigation maps up-to-date with changed and new road systems, as well as updated speed zones and traffic cameras.

Alpine 4WD Off-Road Maps

Alpine’s 4WD mode lets you explore thousands of Australia’s most popular tracks. Experience full guidance with a detailed 3D digital terrain and convenient turn-by-turn navigation so you can adventure off-road with ease.

Caravan and Camping Sites

The Alpine navigation system includes a comprehensive caravan and campsite database, allowing you to navigate to your favourite camp ground or utilise the points of interest function to find a new one nearby.

Pinch Zoom Gesture Control

Viewing the map is more intuitive than ever before with the new pinch zoom feature. You can easily move the map around with your finger and use a pinch to zoom in or out of the map.

One Look Display

Having trouble deciding on the music or navigation screen? The X308AU provides users with a elegant split screen to ensure that you can control both without the hassle of pressing multiple buttons.

4WD Track Search 

Navigating through your off-road adventures is made simpler than ever with the convenient search function. Boasting a large 8” capacitive touchscreen you can search for your favourite 4WD tracks with ease. 

Points of Interest Database

The iGO Primo 3.0 Navigation platform includes an extensive POI database so you can search by category, name and other criteria. This is helpful when looking for restaurants, parking facilities or a specific petrol station.

Smartphone Navigation

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.

Sygic

The Sygic smartphone app is ready for use with Apple CarPlay 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.

Waze

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 user feeds from fellow Waze users of road and traffic and road hazards, camera alerts and police stops.

Apple CarPlay

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.

Android Auto

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.

Audio Streaming Apps

With Apple Music for CarPlay, 60+ million ad-free songs as well as expertly crafted playlists are at your fingertips to either stream or download to your device for offline listening. With the use of Apple CarPlay and 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.

Spotify

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.

VOX

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.

Tidal

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.

Calendar

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.

Notifications

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.

USB Audio and Video Playback

A multitude of source options are available through the USB input on the X308AU. The USB port lets you connect memory devices to playback audio and video files, plus music from compatible iPod’s or iPhone’s.

Furthermore, high resolution FLAC music files are supported up to 24Bit/192kHz while AVI, MKV and MP4 video files are supported up to 1080p with superb clarity and image detail.

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 external wired microphone.

DAB+ Digital Radio

DAB+ provides you with a range of quality digital only stations that you can search by station name. DAB+ offers clearer sound and improved reception, achieving a noise free, crystal clear radio listening experience.

Direct Camera Port

The X308AU has the ability to add the Alpine reverse camera via the direct camera input or (RCA with optional CAM-ALP-ADP). Plus, you can add up to 3 cameras with the optional KCX-C250MC featuring touch control.

Siri, OK Google and Voice Control

The X308AU is compatible with Siri and OK Google voice recognition functions, allowing you to make calls, send and receive messages, navigate and select music all while maintaining full focus on the road.

Features

General

  • 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
  • Display: 8-inch Capacitive WVGA High Resolution Display
  • White LED Backlighting System
  • 50/50 Split Screen: Left / Right Position Changeable
  • Control Type: Touch, Drag, Flick
  • My Favourites Function
  • High Grade Audiophile Design
  • 3 PreOuts (4 V, Front / Rear / Subwoofer)
  • AUX-In: 1 A/V AUX Input (3.5mm micro jack)
  • Steering Wheel Remote Control Function
  • Vehicle Display Interface Ready (UART connection)
  • Remote Control Ready
  • Navigation Guidance Mix
  • Camera Connection & Built-in Controls for Multi-View Cameras
  • Camera Guide Line Adjustment
  • Rearview Camera Display Automatic Boot-up
  • Simple Mode & Info Mode Display Selection
  • Visual EQ
  • Live Contrast Adjustment
  • Menu Language: 24 Languages (for AV / Bluetooth), 29 Languages (Navigation Menu and Voice Guidance)
  • Clock
  • Auto Dimmer
  • Anti-theft security code
  • Firmware Updatable
  • Power Antenna Lead
  • HDMI Input
  • Engine Start-Stop unaffected
  • Ready for optional DVD Player DVE-5300

DAB Tuner

  • DAB+ Tuner Built-in
  • DAB+/DMB Supported
  • DAB+ Slideshow Service
  • DLS (Dynamic Label Service)
  • DAB Service Following
  • RDS Fallback (where available)
  • Service Preset: 18 Preset Memory
  • Auto Ensemble/Service Memory
  • Service Search Function
  • PTY Search Function
  • Alphabet Search Function
  • Antenna Power Supply Selection

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
  • Microphone Included

Made for iPod® and iPhone®

  • Compatibility for iPod/iPhone: compatible with all models except 1st and 2nd generation iPhone
  • Connection: KCU-471i Required (Sold separately)
  • Music Playback
  • 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

Navigation Function

  • Map Coverage: Australia and New Zealand
  • Menu Language: 29 Languages
  • Voice Guidance Language: 29 Languages for Voice Guidance, 15 Languages for Text-to-Speech (TTS)
  • Advanced Address Search
  • Post Code Search
  • Free Form Search
  • Partial Name Search
  • Advanced POI Functions
  • Smart Routes: Smart Routes using historic traffic patterns
  • Advanced Route Planning
  • Eco Route Search
  • 7 Alternative Route Recommendation
  • Advanced TMC Mode
  • Map Display Mode: 2D Heading Up, 2D North Up, 3D
  • 3D City Mode: 3D Building/Icon Display
  • Elevation Map Display: 3D maps with elevation mode
  • 3D Motorway Junction View: Junction View with Sign Post
  • Drive Lane Suggestion
  • Tunnel Mode
  • Highway Mode
  • Voice Guidance Mixing
  • Text-to-Speech
  • Direct Phone Call from POI data
  • 3 Positioning Sensors: GPS, Gyroscope, Vehicle Speed Pulse

USB Media Connection

  • USB Connection: USB Extension Cable Included
  • Music Playback: FLAC/MP3/WMA/AAC compatible
  • 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
  • 4V PreOut
  • Equaliser: Flat, Pops, Rock, News, Jazz, Electrical Dance, Hip Hop, Easy Listening, Country, Classical
  • Dual HD EQ (9-band Parametric Equaliser front/rear)
  • 6 Channel Digital Time Correction
  • Digital Crossover Setting
  • Customised Sound Setting by Car Type
  • MediaXpander HD
  • Application Volume Level Setting
  • Sound Setting Data Download
  • Easy, Step-by-Step Sound Customisation

Specifications

Screen

  • Screen Size: 8-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
  • Max Power Output Ratings
  • Max Power Output: 4 x 50 W

FM Tuner

  • Tuning Range: 87.5 – 108.0 MHz
  • Mono Usable Sensitivity: 8.1 dBf (0.7 µV / 75 ohms)
  • 50dB Quieting Sensitivity: 12 dBf (1.1 µV / 75 ohms)
  • Alternate Channel Selectivity: 80 dB
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 65 dB
  • Stereo Separation: 35 dB
  • Capture Ratio: 2 dB

MW(AM) Tuner

  • Tuning Range: 531 – 1,602 kHz
  • Usable Sensitivity (IEC Standard): 25.1 µV / 28 dBf

LW Tuner

  • Tuning Range: 153 – 281 kHz
  • Usable Sensitivity (IEC Standard): 31.6 µV / 30 dBf

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

GPS/Glonass

  • GPS / Glonass compatible navigation antenna included

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)

Sound Tuning

  • Subwoofer Level Adjustment: 0 to +15
  • Subwoofer Phase Setting: 0° or 180°
  • BASS ENGINE SQ: 5Mode, Level 0 to +6
  • HighPassFilter: 20 / 25 / 31.5 / 40 / 50 / 63 / 80 / 100 / 125 / 160 / 200 Hz
  • HighPassFilter (Slope): Off / -6 / -12 / -18 / -24 dB/oct.
  • HighPassFilter (Gain): -12 to 0 dB
  • LowPassFilter: 20 / 25 / 31.5 / 40 / 50 / 63 / 80 / 100 / 125 / 160 / 200 Hz
  • LowPassFilter (Slope): Off / -6 / -12 / -18 / -24 dB/oct.
  • LowPassFilter (Gain): -12 to 0 dB
  • Time Correction: 0.0 – 9.9ms (0.1ms step)
  • Dual HD EQ Front + Rear
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 1): 20 – 100 Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 2): 63 – 315 Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 3): 125 – 500 Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 4): 250 – 1k Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 5): 500 – 2k Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 6): 1k – 4k Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 7): 2k – 7.2k Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 8): 5.8k – 12k Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Band 9): 9k – 20k Hz
  • Parametric Equalizer (Gain): -14 to +14
  • Application Volume Level Setting: -14 to +14

HDMI Section

  • Input Format 720p/480p/VGA
  • Output Format 480p

General

  • Power Requirement: 14.4 V. DC (11-16V allowable)
  • Pre Output Voltage (Before Clipping): 4V / 10k ohms

Dimensions

  • Din Size: 1DIN chassis and 8” Capacitive Touch Screen
  • Chassis Size (W x H x D) mm: 178 x 50 x 164 mm
  • Monitor-Chassis Size (W x H x D) mm: 198 x 125 x 147 mm
  • Nose Piece Size (W x H x D) mm: 191 x 121 x 19 mm

 

This Perfect Fit Solution has been made to suit the following vehicles^:

Model Year
Impreza 2008-2013

 

^The above table is only an indication of the vehicles that the kit may be installed into and is subject to change without notice. Please seek the advice of an Authorised Alpine Dealer before purchasing any perfect fit solutions to ensure your vehicle is compatible for installation.

 

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