160 Watts1 of Full-featured in-car entertainment.
Take drive-time seriously with a full-featured, 160W1
Sony head unit. Setup and control the system with the SongPal app via your phone or tablet. Take control with Siri Eyes Free for iOS devices3
. Make calls or stream music with Bluetooth® technology2
. Expand your listening experience Via Pandora® internet radio4
support and SiriusXM connectivity7
, or USB.
Upgrading your car stereo head unit may not get you much more in the way of system power
until now. The MEX-XB100BTs integrated Digital Amplifier delivers an unheard of 160 Watts1
to your speakers! For maximum bass pounding results, grab a pair or two of specially matched Sony XS-XB speakers,
Integrated Bluetooth® technology
Easily take calls and listen to your favorite tunes with integrated Bluetooth® technology2
One-touch listening with NFC
Enjoy simplified Bluetooth® connectivity with Near Field Communications (NFC) technology2
. Simply align compatible devices and NFC logos to activate or deactivate pairing.
Dynamic Color Illuminator®
Using the 2-Zone, Dynamic Color Illuminator® control, choose from nearly 35,000 colors to independently mix and match display and button color to your interior and style. For added sizzle, the lighting can be synchronized with the beat using the Sound Synchronization function.
Siri Eyes Free Control
Siri Eyes Free allows for hands-free control of a paired, Bluetooth®-enabled iOS device simply by pressing the rotary command button and speaking commands.
For a quality listening experience, Advanced Sound Engine technology allows you to dial-in sound output to your vehicle and taste. Choose from: EQ10 equalizer, selectable slope High Pass and Low Pass filters, Listener Position Calibration, Advanced Auto Volume, Rear Bass Enhancer, and Subwoofer Level Control to name a few.
DSEE and ClearAudio+ for superb sound
Two powerful Sony Technologies deliver an enhanced listening experience. Both allow for settings to be memorized by each source. DSEE (Digital Sound Enhancement Engine) revitalizes and extends the audio frequencies commonly lost in the compression process for natural sound quality. ClearAudio+ renders incredibly vibrant sound with more powerful bass and crisp highs. Not available when using EQ10 or MEGA BASS® functions.
SongPal App system control
Available for both Android and compatible iOS devices. The SongPal app8
lets you use your smartphone or tablet as a convenient system remote. Easily adjust system sound and display settings. Select available music sources and hear SMS, Twitter, Facebook, and Calendar notifications. Via supported voice recognition, you can even take control and via your voice, reply to SMS messages.
Multi-format playback lets you enjoy: MP3, WMA, and AACfiles encoded to CD, CD-R/CD-RW discs. Or enjoy your favorite MP3, WMA, WAV, AAC, and FLAC files from a USB drive4
Pandora® Internet Radio Control
Pandora® internet radio gives people the music they love anytime, anywhere, through personalized radio stations. Enjoy complete access to your Pandora account using your iPhone®, Android or Blackberry® phones4
SiriusXM Satellite radio ready
simplifies satellite radio installation by eliminating compatibility issues and providing direct connection to the latest platform of tuners.
Intuitive music search
Quick-BrowZer® provides quick and easy music access. Search by artist, album, genre, song or playlist to quickly find the song for the mood or moment. Use Jump Mode to fast forward through a category in 10% increments to help you find a specific song.
Versatile, front USB 1-wire input
Connect control & charge your Walkman®, iPod®3
, iPhone®, Android, Blackberry®, or other compatible USB device2
while accessing your digital music files via the front USB input. You can also view metadata like song title and artist on the front display. The front USB port provides up to 1 amp maximum output for charging your portable devices6
5-Volt RCA outputs for system expansion
When youre ready to expand your system, the receiver features 2- volt RCA pre-amp outputs for external front, rear and subwoofer amplifiers. An adjustable subwoofer level control also lets you dial in the bass when youre ready to pump it up.
Digital Clarity Tuner
Enjoy industry leading radio reception and performance. With RDS functionality the unit displays broadcast information when listening to compatible AM/FM stations.
Steering wheel control ready input
Compatible with aftermarket remote control adapters1
0 including many Japanese makes, this head unit can interface with existing, primary radio controls directly from the steering wheel. A 1/8 rear panel mounted remote input jack allows for simple connectivity.
Convenient control panel design
An easy-to-read LCD display shows source and call information, clock, station ID and track data during playback of digital files from CD, streaming audio or external USB devices. A front auxiliary input lets you connect almost any portable audio device to your car's sound system.
Hands Free with noise cancelling
The included external hands-free microphone and integrated echo and noise canceling circuitry assure your conversations are clear.
- Hi-power 100 watt x 4 Digital Amp (40W x 4 CEA RMS wattage)1
- Stream music wirelessly w/Bluetooth® & NFC connection2
- 2-Zone, Dynamic Color Illuminator® with Sound Synchronization
- Siri Eyes Free for hands-free control of your iOS device3
- Advanced sound with EQ10, MEGA BASS®, and HPF/LPF crossovers
- DSEE and ClearAudio+ technology delivers rich sound
- CD-R/RW playback supports MP3/WMA/AAC4
- Bluetooth® Auto Pairing for iPhone®/iPod®5
- USB playback supports MP3/WMA/AAC/WAV/FLAC6
- Works with Pandora® (iOS and Android)
- SiriusXM Satellite radio connector ready7
- SongPAL App for intuitive remote control8
- Intuitive Quick-BrowZer® and Jump Mode search features
- Front Aux and USB w/ High-Charge for iOS & other USB devices9
- 5-Volt front, rear, and sub RCA preamp outputs
- Subwoofer direct connection capable
- Digital Clarity Tuner with RDS
- Steering wheel remote control input ready10
- Convenient wireless remote supplied (RM-X231)
- External hands free mic supplied
- Rated Power: CEA2006 Standard Power Output: 40 Watts RMS × 4 at 4 Ohms < 1% THD+N SN Ratio: 80 dBA (reference: 1 Watt into 4 Ohms).
- Interoperability and compatibility among Bluetooth devices vary.
- Voice activation compatible with iPhone 4S or later using latest iOS version and Bluetooth.
- Not all files may playback due to file variations. Copyright protected ACC-LC files not supported.
- Voice activation compatible with iPhone/iPod with iOs5 or later installed and using Bluetooth.
- Not all USB devices are compatible. Consult www.esupport.sony.com for complete details.
- Requires tuner and subscription, sold separately.
- Requires download of free Song PAL App app for iPhone from the App Store or for Android from Google Play. Subject to app terms and conditions. SongPal does not support iPhone 3G, iPod touch (3rd generation), iPod touch (2nd generation), iPod classic and iPod nano.
- 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.
What's in the Box:
- Remote Commander (1)
- Microphone (1)
- Parts for installation and connection (1 set)