Product DetailsConveniently stream Pandora® internet radio from your iPhone® and hear it crisp and clear on the Sony® CDX-GT565UP. Customize your stereo with Dynamic Color Illuminator and create an impressive listening experience with the Advanced Sound Engine. You can also connect to satellite radio and control your digital music players using the USB 1-Wire feature.
Pandora® Internet Radio Control
Pandora® is the leading internet radio service, giving people music they love anytime, anywhere, through personalized radio stations. The CDX-GT565UP provides complete access to your Pandora account using your iPhone®. Works with iPhone® 3G, 3GS, and 4 via front USB port.
Dynamic Color Illuminator
Match your radio's illumination to complement your existing vehicle lighting components with the Dynamic Color Illuminator. With selectable Sound Synchronization, the timing of the color change is synchronized with the audio source.
Front USB 1-Wire
Connect, charge, and control your iPod®, iPhone®, Walkman® or other compatible USB devices via the USB 1-Wire jack in the front of the unit. You can also view metadata like song title and artist on the front display. Works with iPod touch® 1st - 4th generation, iPod nano® 1st - 6th generation, iPod classic®, iPod® with video, and iPhone®, 3G, 3GS and 4.
Intuitive Search Features
Use Quick-BrowZer® feature to find music by artist, album, genre, song or playlist. Jump Mode allows you to fast forward in a category in 10% increments while the ZAPPIN™ feature can play a 6/9/30 second intro clips to help you find a specific song.
SiriusXM™ Satellite radio
The on-board SiriusXM™ connector simplifies satellite radio installation by eliminating compatibility issues and providing direct connection to the new platform of tuners. Requires antenna and tuner, both sold sep.
Multi-format playback lets you play your MP3, WMA, or AAC files. Hear digital music files in their original vibrancy with DM+ (Digital Music Plus), a Sony® codec enhancer that reproduces detailed frequencies from compressed audio files. Copy-protected content not supported.
Detach face with front aux input
The easy-to-read single line LCD display shows clock, station ID and track data when playing back your digital MP3/WMA/AAC files1. Front auxiliary input lets you connect almost any portable audio device to your car's sound system.
Advanced Sound Engine
The Advanced Sound Engine uses EQ7 equalizer, adjustable LPF/HPF crossovers, Listener Position calibration, DM+ advanced sound restoration, Rear Bass Enhancer, and Dynamic Loudness volume leveler to deliver an impressive listening experience.
Automatic Level Optimizer
Automatic Level Optimizer analyzes each tracks playback levels and adjusts output level to optimize transitions between tracks and sources.
RCA outputs for external amplifiers
When you're ready to expand your system, the CDX-GT565UP offers front and selectable rear or subwoofer pre-amp RCA outputs for external amplifiers. Set the built in electronic HPF/LPF crossovers to improve sound quality and reduce system distortion.
Wireless Remote Included
The included wireless remote lets you control the basic functions of your CDX-GT565UP while keeping your eyes on the road.
Radio Data System
Radio Data System (RDS) feature displays radio broadcast information such as artist and track information when listening to compatible AM/FM stations.
Max power output: 52 watts x 4 at 4 ohms
Power Ad Hoc: CEA2006 Standard Power: 17 Watts RMS per channel into 4 Ohms, 4 channels driven from 20 Hz to 20 kHz with less than 1% THD+N.
Speaker Impedance: 4-8 Ohms
Band: AM / FM
Equalizer: EQ7: 7 band EQ with +/- 6 dB adjustment at 63 Hz, 160 Hz, 400 Hz, 1000 Hz, 2.5 kHz, 6.3 kHz and 16 kHz.
Format(s) Supported: MP3/WMA/AAC files1
Preout Impedance: 220 ohms
Preout Voltage: 2 volt
S/N Ratio: Audio Power: CEA2006 S/N 80 dBA
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (dB): CD: 120 dB
Station Preset(s): 18 FM / 12 AM
Tuner Frequency Range:
FM (MHz): 87.5-107.9
AM (kHz): 530-1710
Tuner Type: SSIR-EXA with RDS
Wow and Flutter: Below measurable limit
CD: CD, CD-R/RW
Tilt Range: 0-45Â° mounting angle
Dimmer Adjust: Selectable Auto adjust or manual on/off
Key Illumination: Variable color illumination
On-Screen Clock: 12H
Display Color: Black / Variable color
Display Technology: LCD
Text Displayed: Source, artist, track, playback time, menu, clock and Pandora® data
Text Lines: 1 line of information
Inputs and Outputs
12V Trigger Output(s): Power antenna and amplifier turn on
Antenna Terminal(s): AM/FM Antenna Input Terminal
Front Aux in with variable level
Front USB input
Digital Audio Input(s): Ability to use all forms of USB devices may vary as not all devices are compatible. This unit is compliant with MSC (Mass Storage Class) and MTP (Media Transfer Protocol) type USB devices compliant with the USB standard. This unit cannot recognize USB devices via a USB hub.
This unit can be connected to the following iPods. Update your iPod to the latest software before you use it.
iPod Nano 1st - 6th generation
iPod Touch 1st - 4th generation
iPod with video
If you have any questions or problems concerning your unit that are not covered in the owners manual, consult your nearest Sony dealer.
Infrared Port: Wireless remote
RCA Audio Output(s): Front and selectable Rear/Subwoofer RCA pre-amp outputs
Remote Jack: Optional wired remote terminal
USB Port(s): Front
FM Usable Sensitivity: 8 dBf
Frequency Response: FM: 20-15,000 Hz
S/N Ratio: 80 dB (stereo)
Selectivity: 75 dB at 400 kHz
Stereo Separation: 50 dB at 1 KHz
Weights and Measurements
Dimensions (Approx) Depth: 7.125" (180 mm)
Dimensions (Approx) Height: 2" (50 mm)
Dimensions (Approx) Width: 7.125" (178 mm)
Dimensions (Approx.): 178 x 50 x 180 mm, 7.125 x 2 x 7.125 inch (w/h/d)
Weight (Approx.): 1.2 kg (2 lb. 11 oz.)
AUX in Feature
Level Adjustment: Yes (-8dB / +18dB)
Amp & General Feature
Automatic Level Optimizer: Yes
Aux-In: Yes (Front)
DM+ (Codec enhancer): Yes (Gen2.1)
EQ: EQ7: 7 band EQ with +/- 6 dB adjustment at 63 Hz, 160 Hz, 400 Hz, 1000 Hz, 2.5 kHz, 6.3 kHz and 16 kHz.
High Pass Filter: Selectable on/off at: 50, 60, 80, 100 or 120 Hz.
Loudness: Dynamic Loudness
Low Pass Filter: Selectable on/off at: 50, 60, 80, 100 or 120 Hz.
Output Power (4ohm, 1kHz,16V)(W): 52 watts x 4
Pre Out: (2) Front and Rear/Sub switchable
Rear Bass Enhancer: Yes
Rear/Sub initial: Sub
Sirius/XM Connector: Yes
Time Alignment Custom: Yes (Adjustment)
Time Alignment Preset: Yes
USB: Yes (Front)
Auto off mode: Yes
Dimmer Adjust: Auto
Key Illumination Initial: RAINBOW
CD lock mode: Yes
Card Remote ( ): Option: RM-X211
Rotary commander ( ):Option: (RM-X4S)
Display Device (LCD/FL/OEL/TFT): LCD
Display color (Color Variation/Nega or Posi): Black color/Negative
Key Illumination: Variable
Panel finish color: Dark Titanium
USB Shutter: Yes
RDS/EON (NA Only:RBDS, Others:RDS): Yes (RBDS)
CEA2006 S/N: 80
CEA2006 output power: 17
Dimensions (WxHxD) (mm): 178x50x180
Maximum output power (4ohm, 1kHz, 16V)(W): 52
Mounting dimensions (WxHxD)(mm): 182 x 53 x 162
Preout impedance (ohms): 220
Preout output level (V): 2
Weight (kg): 1.2
FM: Channel separation (dB): 50 dB at 1 kHz
FM: Frequency response (Hz): 20 - 15k
FM: Intermediate frequency (MHz): 25 KHz
FM: S/N ratio (mono) (dB): 80 dB stereo
FM: Selectivity (400 kHz) (dB): 75 dB
FM: Tuning range (MHz): 87.5-107.9
FM: Usable sensitivity (75 ohm) (dBf): 8 dBf
MW/LW/SW: Sensitivity (75 ohm) MW/LW/SW(uV): 26/-/-
MW: Tuning range(kHz): 530-1710