Alpine CDE-173EBT CD Receiver with Bluetooth® / USB / MP3 / WMA / AAC / AUX / iPod® and iPhone®

  • $239.00
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The CDE-173EBT is perfectly designed for smartphone users, providing media playback and app control from both Android and iOS devices. Supporting the latest Android Open Accessory 2.2 (AOA 2.0) technology you are able to have full control of audio options on an Android smartphone via the USB connection, alternatively connect an iPod or iPhone for quick access to your music library.

A multitude of audio options are available, enabling playback of all your favourite songs from CD, MP3/WMA/AAC and FLAC files on USB storage. Bass Engine SQ provides easy tuning via the quick access Bass setup. What’s more, built-in Bluetooth allows audio streaming from enabled devices and hands-free calling with full phonebook access for maximum convenience.

MediaXpander (MX) is Alpine’s exclusive technology that restores sound quality lost in music file compression or original recording process. 

Remote Control Ready
With the optional infrared (IR) remote control, enjoy the convenience of effortlessly commanding basic functions of the Alpine head unit wirelessly.

Steering Wheel Remote Ready
Steering Wheel Remote Control Ready. Replace the factory-installed head unit without loss of this convenient option. 


Sub Woofer Level
Ability to control the Sub Woofer Levels.

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®. 


  • 50W x 4 High Power Amp
  • CD/MP3/WMA/AAC/FLAC Playback
  • Demo Mode Setting Function
  • Built-In Bluetooth Audio Streaming
  • Handsfree Phone Calls and Voice Control
  • FM/AM Radio
  • Front Panel USB and Aux Inputs
  • Made for iPod and iPhone
  • AOA 2.0 (Android Open Accessory)
  • RGB Variable Illumination (LCD & Key)
  • 3-Band Parametric EQ
  • 2 Pre-outs (2 Volt)
  • Bass Engine SQ
  • 24-Bit DAC
  • High Pass & Low Pass Filters
  • 10 Presets EQ
  • Subwoofer Level Control
  • Steering Remote Control Ready



  • Tuning Range: 87.5 ~ 108.0 MHz
  • Mono Usable Sensitivity: 9.0 dBf (0.8 μV/75 ohms)
  • Alternate Channel Selectivity: 80 dB
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 65 dB
  • Stereo Separation: 35 dB
  • Capture Ratio: 2.0 dB


  • Tuning Range: 531 ~ 1,602 kHz
  • Sensitivity (IEC Standard): 22.5 μV/27 dB


  • Frequency Response: 5 ~ 20,000 Hz (±1 dB)
  • Wow & Flutter (% WRMS): Below measurable limits
  • Total Harmonic Distortion: 0.008% (at 1 kHz)
  • Dynamic Range: 95 dB (at 1 kHz)
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 105 dB
  • Channel Separation: 85 dB (at 1 kHz)


  • USB Requirements: USB 1.1/2.0
  • Max. Power Consumption: Smartphone charge-capable
  • USB Class: Mass Storage
  • File System: FAT 12/16/32
  • MP3 Decoding: MPEG AUDIO Layer-3
  • WMA Decoding: Windows Media™ Audio
  • AAC Decoding: AAC-LC format “.m4a” file


  • BLUETOOTH Specification: Bluetooth v2.1 + EDR
  • Output Power: +4 dBm Max. (Power class 2)
  • Profile:
    • HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
    • HSP (Head Set Profile)
    • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
    • AVRCP (Audio/Video Remote Control Profile)


  • Power Requirement: 14.4 V DC (11 ~ 16 V allowable)
  • Maximum Power Output: 50 W × 4
  • Maximum Pre-Output Voltage: 4 V/10 k ohms


  • Width: 178 mm (7″)
  • Height: 50 mm (2″)
  • Depth: 161.5 mm (6–3/8″)


  • Width: 170 mm (6–3/4″)
  • Height: 46 mm (1–13/16″)
  • Depth: 25 mm (1″)

Note: Due to continuous product improvement, specifications and design are subject to change without notice.