Alpine INE-W970A 9" Audio Visual Receiver with Navigation / Apple CarPlay / Android Auto / Bluetooth® / USB

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Alpine takes in-car entertainment to the next level with the all-in-one INE-W970A Navigation Station equipped with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
Its simple and user-friendly interface makes control better than ever to select from DAB+ digital radio, HDMI, USB video and music including FLAC files, plus with the built-in CD/DVD slot leads to endless audio and visual possibilities. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto bring your smartphone apps to life to use functions such as calls, messages and a limitless choice of music which can all be commanded via the 6.5” display or voice control.

Never lose your bearings with the built-in navigation with handy features like nearby help, school zones, 3D landmarks and built-in safety camera warnings. With its array of entertainment features side-by-side with navigation, the INE-W970A has everything you would ever need at your finger-tips.

  • 6.5” WVGA Resistive Touch Display
  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
  • Built-in iGo Navigation
  • GPS Antenna Included
  • 3-year free maps update (1 free map update per year)
  • TMC Live Traffic Updates
  • 3D Maps / 3D Landmarks / POI Database
  • School Zones / Safety Camera Alerts
  • USB Audio Playback: (sampling rates supported up to 48kHz) MP3/WMA/AAC/FLAC/OGG/APE/MP2
  • USB Video Playback: (with support of files up to 1080p) MP4/AVI/MKV/MPG/FLV/DAT/VOB/MOV/OGG/ASF
  • Built-In Bluetooth
  • Spotify Internet Radio Ready
  • FM/AM Radio with RDS
  • DAB+ Digital Radio
  • Built-in DVD/CD Player
  • Dolby Digital Audio Compatible (2-ch downmix)
  • GUI Background (Blue, Red, Green, Amber, White)
  • Key Illumination (Blue, Turquoise, Red, Yellow, Green, Amber, Ice White)
  • Rear AV Output with Remote Out
  • AUX Input with Remote Out
  • 6-Channel Digital Time Correction / Crossover
  • 10 EQ Presets / MediaXpander HD
  • 4 x 50W High Power Amp
  • 3 PreOuts (4 Volts)
  • Steering Wheel Control Ready
  • Wireless IR Remote Control Ready (optional RUE-4350)
  • Dual RCA Camera Input 
  • Dual USB Input (1x port for use with Android Auto / Apple CarPlay) 
  • HDMI Input
  • 3-year Warranty* (*Only when installed by an Authorised Alpine Dealer)

Never lose your bearings with the built-in navigation with handy features like nearby help, school zones, 3D landmarks and built-in safety camera warnings.

With its array of entertainment features side-by-side with navigation, the INE-W970A has everything you would ever need at your finger-tips.

Apple CarPlay

Apple CarPlay brings your apps to life all through the 6.5” WVGA 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.

Built-in Navigation

The convenience of in-dash navigation is at your fingertips to get you to your destination. With its intuitive user interface, you have a 3D view of the map and you can use your finger to move the map around, plus zoom in and out to get a closer view or see the route ahead. 3D landmarks make orientation a breeze, plus safety camera alerts and school zones further aid your navigation experience.

Furthermore, you can use the ‘help nearby’ selection or POI search to find useful places such as Police stations, petrol stations and accommodation. 

3-year Free Map Updates (1 per year)

To ensure that you are always up-to-date with the latest maps the INE-W970A is provided with 1 free map update per year for the period of 3 years.

Split-screen View

The INE-W970A provides the ultimate one-look display with a convenient split-screen function. This function lets you see the current song playing or radio station all while following your navigation route.

Versatile Music File Support

The INE-W970A offers a wide range of audio options including the playback of MP3/WMA/AAC/OGG/APE/ MP2 files, as well as FLAC files for high sound quality reproduction with support up to 48kHz sample rates.

HDMI Connectivity

HDMI connectivity allows for smartphone mirroring via an extensive range of devices, offering audio and video playback in exceptional detail for your viewing pleasure all on the 6.5” WVGA display.

Bluetooth Audio

Bluetooth allows you to connect your iPhone or Android smartphone for wireless music streaming. This provides virtually limitless music choices to enhance your in-car experience.

Smartphone Navigation

Apple CarPlay and Android Auto work seamlessly with the included GPS 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.

Siri, Okay Google and Voice Control

Apple CarPlay and Android Auto have the functionality to make calls, send and receive messages all through Siri, Okay Google and voice control, allowing you to maintain full focus on the road.

Apple CarPlay and Android Auto

The INE-W970A has an array of audio options through Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. With your smartphone connected, you can enjoy Spotify, Tidal, Apple Music, Podcasts, Google Play Music and much more.

DAB+ Digital Radio

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

Superior Sound Quality

Alpine gives you sound technologies such as 10 preset EQ modes and MediaXpander HD to restore the sound of compressed media such as MP3 and radio. Plus, Time Correction lets you precisely adjust the sound stage.

Built-in CD/DVD

Experience the very best audio-visual experience, the front load disc slot allows you to enjoy your favourite CD’s or play DVDs with explosive Dolby sound and images delivered with stunning clarity through the 6.5” display.

Dual USB Source

The dual USB ports allow playback of a vast array of audio and video formats which can be accessed on either port. Furthermore, Apple CarPlay / Android Auto can be connected via one dedicated USB port.

Dual RCA Camera Input

Parking and maneuvering in tight spaces have never so easy using a front and rear camera system. With the front and rear camera input, you can simply add two RCA cameras which are selectable from the display.



Size: 6.5 inch Resistive 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) (RGB)
Illumination System: LED
Effective Number of Picture Elements: 99% or more
Max Power Output Rating
Max Power Output: 4 x 50 W
FM Tuner
Tuning Range: 87.5 – 108.0 MHz
Mono Usable Sensitivity: 9.3 dBf (0.8 µV / 75 ohms)
50dB Quieting Sensitivity: 13.5 dBf (1.3 µV / 75 ohms)
Alternate Channel Selectivity: 80 dB
Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 65 dB
Stereo Separation: 35 dB
MW Tuner
Tuning Range: 531 – 1,602 kHz
Usable Sensitivity: 25.1 µV / 28 dBf

Tuning Range BAND III: 174.928 – 239.2 MHz
Tuning Range L-BAND: 1,452.96 – 1,490.624 MHz
Usable Sensitivity: -101 dBm
Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 85 dB

USB requirements: USB 2.0
Max. Power Consumption: 1,500 mA (CDP Support)
USB Class: USB (Mass Storage Class)
File System: FAT16/32
Decoding Formats: MP3/WMA/AAC/FLAC/OGG/APE/MP2
Number of Channels: 2-Channels (Stereo)
Frequency Response*1: 5 – 20,000 Hz (±1 dB)
Total Harmonic Distortion: 0.016% (at 1 kHz)
Dynamic Range: 95 dB (at 1 kHz)
Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 85 Db
Channel Separation: 75 dB (at 1 kHz)
*1 Frequency response may differ depending on the encoder software/bit rate.

Bluetooth Specification: Bluetooth v4.0
Frequency band: 2,402 – 2,480 MHz
Output Power: -6~+4 dBm Ave. (Power class 2)
HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
PBAP (Phone Book Access Profile)
A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
AVRCP (Audio/Video Remote Control Profile)
HDMI Section
Input Format 480p/720p

Power Requirement: 14.4 V DC (11–16 V allowable)
Operating temperature: 4°F to +140°F (-20°C to + 60°C)
Maximum Power Output: 50W x 4
Power output: measured at 4 Ohms and ≤ 1% THD+N
S/N: 80 dBA (reference: 1 W into 4 Ohms)
Preout (Front, Rear): 4V/10k ohms (max.)
Preout (Subwoofer): 4V/10k ohms (max.)
Weight (unit only): 2.05 kg
Chassis Size (W x H x D) mm: 178 x 100 x 142 mm
Nose Piece Size (W x H x D) mm: 178 x 100 x 21.3 mm
Disc Audio Section
File Format: MP3, WMA7, WMA8, WMA9
Extensions: mp3, WMA
Bit Rate: 16kbps~320kbps
Sampling Rate: 8K~48KHz
Frequency response (20Hz ~ 20KHz): 0±1dB
Signal to Noise ratio: ≥85dB
THD (Total harmonic distortion): ≤0.06%
Dynamic Range (1kHz): ≥80dB
R/L Cross Sound: ≥75dB
Disc Image Section
File Format: JPEG, PNG, GIF, BMP
Extensions: JPEG, PNG, GIF, BMP

Disc Video Section
File Format: AVI, MPG, FLV, DAT, VOB, MP4, MOV, OGG, ASF
Extensions: avi, mpg, mpeg, dat, flv, vob, mp4, mov, ogg, asf
Video Codec: MP4V, MPEG-1, MSVC, MPEG-1/MPEG-2, H.263,
Video: 720*480/576 (30fps)
Response Sampling Rate : 8,11.025, 16,22.05, 24, 32, 44.1, 48 KHz.
Resolution: Response Bitrate : 45~500Kbps. (WMA : 8K~48KHz, 16kbps~320kbps)
Audio Codec: Dolby Digital(AC3),WMA/PCM/LPCM,AAC LC (2ch),MPEGAudio,( MP1/MP2/MP3) LPCM, uLaw/aLaw, OGG, WMA
Subtitles: SMI
Unsupported Files: 1. Video with OGG
Unsupported Files: 2. Audio formats other than Vorbis with OGG
Unsupported Files: 3. Vorbis format in AVI

Video Signal Level 0.7±0.1 V p-p
Sync Level 0.3±0.1 V p-p
Video Out Level 1.0±0.1 V p-p
Y 1.0±0.1
C 0.3±0.1