Kenwood Excelon KDC-X998 CD Receiver

Kenwood Excelon KDC-X998 CD Receiver


CD receiver with AM/FM radio; 22 watts RMS; 50 watts peak; HD radio; Bluetooth

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Product Description

General features:

  • CD receiver with AM/FM tuner
  • built-in HD Radio
  • built-in Bluetooth for hands-free calling and audio streaming
  • built-in MOSFET amplifier (22 watts RMS/50 peak x 4 channels)
  • plays CDs, CD-Rs, and CD-RW discs including discs loaded with MP3, WMA, and AAC music files
  • automatic iPhone pairing with Siri Eyes Free control capability
  • detachable face with selectable 2- or 3-line display, plus variable color display
  • remote control

Audio features:

  • 13-band equalizer and bass management
  • Sound Excellence DSP
    • speaker size and car type settings
    • high- and low-pass crossovers
    • digital time alignment
    • 3-level bass boost
  • subwoofer level and phase control


  • built-in iPod, iPhone, and iPad control
  • Pandora, iHeart Radio and Aha control with iPhone, Android, and Blackberry
  • compatible with Kenwood’s Music Control app for Android phones
  • compatible with SiriusXM tuner
  • inputs: front-panel auxiliary input; front and rear USB ports
  • outputs: 6-channel preamp outputs (4-volt front, rear, and subwoofer)
  • front and rear USB ports compatible with MP3, WMA, AAC, and WAV audio files
  • Drive Change lets you select audio from multiple flash drives or memory cards in a connected USB hub or memory card reader

Other features and specs:

  • compatible with most factory steering wheel audio controls (adapter required)
  • warranty: 2 years