Broaden you listening experience
Enjoy wireless Bluetooth® connectivity9
with NFC to stream music, make hands-free calls and control select smartphone apps8
directly through your receiver with App Remote. Android8
users can even control sources and respond to texts or emails by voice. Broaden your listening experience with Pandora® internet radio4
and SiriusXM connectivity or use the dual USB inputs to connect, control and charge compatible USB devices2
Integrated Bluetooth® technology9
Easily take calls and listen to your favorite tunes with Bluetooth® 3.1 technology9
. The receiver can simultaneously connect up to two compatible devices and choose between hands free phone access, phonebook access, Pandora® internet radio control4
or audio streaming.
One-touch listening with NFC
Enjoy simplified Bluetooth® connectivity with Near Field Communications (NFC) technology9
. Align compatible devices and touch NFC logos to: activate Bluetooth®, pair devices, and stream music. When done, align and touch the NFC logos to disconnect.
Easily access select smartphone apps8
The updated App Remote feature combines music & select smartphone apps8
into a single source list, controlled by phone or receiver; you can also control select sound settings. Content is displayed on your smartphone while audio plays through your speakers. Android users can also control sources and read & respond to texts or emails with voice control.
Versatile dual USB 1-wire inputs2
Connect, charge & control your Walkman®, iPod®/iPhone®3
or other USB devices2
while accessing your digital music files via the dual USB inputs. File metadata is displayed on the front panel. Front USB port provides up to 1 amp output while the rear provides up to 2.1 amps for charging a wide variety of portable devices.
5V RCA outputs for system expansion
When youre ready to expand your system, the receiver delivers strong 5 volt RCA pre-amp outputs for external front, rear and subwoofer amplifiers. The adjustable subwoofer level control also lets you dial in the bass when youre ready to pump it up.
3 year warranty
The Sony MEX-GS610BT is backed by a comprehensive 3 year factory warranty.
Pandora® Internet Radio Control4
Pandora® is the leading internet radio service, giving people music they love anytime, anywhere, through personalized radio stations. The receiver provides complete access to your Pandora account using your iPhone®, Android or Blackberry® phones4
SiriusXM Satellite radio ready5
The on-board SiriusXM connector5
simplifies satellite radio installation by eliminating compatibility issues and providing direct connection to the latest platform of tuners.
The immaculate reception
The Digital Clarity Tuner delivers industry leading signal to noise ratios, lower interference, better multipath rejection and better stereo separation. The RDS feature displays broadcast information when listening to compatible AM/FM stations.
Plays CDs and popular digital files1
Multi-format playback lets you play your MP3, WMA, or WAV files1
on CD, CD-R/CD-RW or from a USB drive.
Passenger Control for iPhone®/iPodۏ
Let your passengers play DJ and control your iPhone® or iPod®3
directly from the device while its still connected to the receiver. Simply hold the MODE button during playback to enter and exit Passenger Control playback mode.
Voice activation10 for iPhone®
Connect to compatible iPhone®10
devices and activate voice inquiries directly from the receiver. Simply pair the iPhone via Bluetooth®, press the rotary control button to activate the receivers external microphone and speak your commands as you would normally operate. Your iPhone response will be heard through your car audio speakers.
Intuitive music search features
Use Quick-BrowZer® to find music by artist, album, genre, song or playlist. Use Jump Mode to fast forward through a category in 10% increments to help you find a specific song.
Hands Free with noise cancelling
The included external hands-free microphone and integrated echo and noise canceling circuitry assure your conversations are clear.
Variable Color Illumination
Match your radios illumination with over 35,000 colors 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.
Custom sound settings with EQ10
The new Advanced Sound Engine includes adjustable EQ10 equalizer, selectable slope LPF/HPF crossovers, Listener Position calibration (Time Alignment), Digital Sound Enhancement Engine (DSEE) to improve digital music playback, Advanced Auto Volume to balance source signals, Clear Audio+ & Rear Bass Enhancer to deliver an amazing listening experience.
Powerful in-dash amplification
The redesigned, internal Dynamic Reality Amp circuitry boasts 47% lower internal resistance compared to conventional receivers, delivering 55 watts x 4 to your interior speakers. This allows you to crank up the volume while maintaining low distortion, low noise levels and smooth frequency response. Your music isnt just louder, its clearer too.
Steering wheel control ready input7
This receiver is compatible with aftermarket remote control adapters7
designed to utilize the vehicles existing, primary radio controls directly from the steering wheel. The 1/8 rear panel mounted remote input jack allows for simple connectivity.
Convenient control panel design
The easy-to-read LCD display shows source and call information, clock, station ID and track data when playing back digital files from CD, streaming audio or external USB devices. Front auxiliary input lets you connect almost any portable audio device to your car's sound system.
Convenient wireless remote included
Control your receiver with the included wireless card remote (RM-X231).
- Bluetooth® audio streaming w/Simple Secure Pairing9
- Convenient One-Touch listening with NFC technology9
- App Remote with voice control for select smartphones8
- Dual USB inputs for iPod®/iPhone®3 & other USB devices2
- 5 Volt front, rear and sub RCA preamp outputs
- 3 year warranty
- Pandora® internet radio app control4
- SiriusXM Satellite radio connector ready5
- Digital Clarity Tuner with RDS
- CD and MP3/WMA/WAV music file playback1
- Passenger Control for iPod®3 and iPhone®3
- One-touch voice activation10 for iPhone® via Bluetooth®
- Intuitive Quick-BrowZer® and Jump Mode search features
- External hands free mic included
- Dynamic Color Illuminator® with Sound Synchronization
- Advanced Sound Engine with EQ10 & HPF/LPF crossovers
- Hi-power 55 watt x 4 Dynamic Reality Amp
- Steering wheel remote control input ready7
- Detachable faceplate with LCD display & front aux input
- Convenient wireless remote (RM-X231)
- Not all files may playback due to file variations. Copyright protected ACC-LC files not supported.
- Not all USB devices are compatible. Consult www.esupport.sony.com for complete details.
- Works with iPod touch (1st 5th generations), iPod nano (1st 7th generations), iPod classic, iPod with video and iPhone, 3G, 3GS, 4, 4S and 5 via USB input, cables sold separately. Passenger control not available for iPod nano 1st gen. or iPod with video.
- Works with iPhone 3G, 3GS, 4, 4S and 5 via USB port (cables sold separately), compatible Blackberry and Android based smartphones via Bluetooth.
- Requires tuner and subscription, sold separately.
- Compatible with Android or Blackberry smartphones supporting Mass Storage Class (MSC) devices, users required to manually select MSC/USB connection in smartphone menu for proper functionality.
- Compatibility varies as not all vehicles are compatible; please consult with each interface manufacturer for details.
- Requires download of free Sony App Remote app for iPhone from the App Store or for Android from Google Play. Users must link compatible apps to the App Remote application on their phone in order to play the audio signal on the Sony receiver.
- Interoperability and compatibility among Bluetooth devices vary.
- Voice activation compatible with iPhone 4S, 5 and iPod touch (5th gen) using Bluetooth.
What's in the Box:
- Parts for installation and connections (1 set)
- RM-X231 wireless remote