USB Music File Player Operations
(1) Connect the USB memory to the USB
SRC button
(2) Press the [SRC] button repeatedly until
“USB” is displayed on the sub-display.
This receiver can play a music file stored in a
USB memory drive. Only MP3 formatted files
can be played from USB memory. WMA and
other formats are not supported.
Playback will begin.
Fast Forward/Rewind
• Music from USB memory can only be played
when the PND is attached to the receiver.
• Please be sure to disconnect or turn off any
external devices such as USB memory when
turning the vehicle off. Otherwise, the main
unit may not recognize these devices when
the vehicle is turned back on. If this does
happen, please disconnect and reconnect
the device to start playback.
• There is the possibility that some files in a
USB memory will not be played back
normally (eg. only the first 1 second is
played back, or the count display stops) if a
lot of small MP3 files (1 minute or less) are
stored in the USB memory. However, this
does not signify a fault in this product or the
USB memory.
It is possible to fast forward/rewind the track
currently being played.
(1) Hold down the [SELECT (Right)] or
[SELECT (Left)] button for 1 or more
TEXT button
Track selection / Fast-forward (rewind) button
Playing USB Music Files
• Connect the USB cable correctly so that it
does not interfere with the safe operation of
your vehicle.
• After connecting USB memory, the message
“Don't remove the storage device until
scanning is finished” is displayed. Never turn
off the power or remove the PND or USB
memory during scanning. It may destroy the
data in the USB memory. When removing
the USB memory drive, always switch the
display to the audio screen and touch
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To the right:
Fast forwards a track.
To the left:
Rewinds a track.
This switches to the fast forward or rewind mode,
and continues fast forwarding or rewinding until
you remove your finger from the button.
Using the USB Music File Player
USB Music File Player Operations
Selecting a Desired Music File
(1) Touch Select .
• You can search for a file or artist name by
touching Find .
You can select a track you want to play.
(1) Press the [SELECT (Right)] or [SELECT
(Left)] button.
• To the right:
Advances to the next file.
To the left:
Returns to the beginning of the file being
To the left (Press more than two times):
Returns to the previous file.
• The selected track (file) will be played.
(2) To
Playlist , Artist , Album , Song , or
Genre .
This displays the list screen of the selected
Finding a Desired Music File
• Folder selections using the audio buttons
are not supported in USB mode, unlike in
CD-ROM playback mode.
• In the case of navigation voice guidance,
USB playback will be interrupted. Guidance
will come from the selected speaker.
(Default: Front left speaker)
(3) Touch the name of the music file to be
• This plays the selected music file.
• When
appears, touch them to
change the page of the music file list.
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• You can search for a music file by entering
alphanumeric characters.
USB Music File Player Operations
(1) Touch Preferences .
(2) Touch Repeat song
• This repeatedly plays the currently played
music file.
• Once you touch Repeat song
, the
selected music file will be repeated until the
Repeat song
again to cancel the
random play.
Random Play of Music Files
(1) Touch Preferences .
(2) Touch Shuffle songs
Once you touch Shuffle songs
, the
random play continues until you cancel it. Touch
Shuffle songs
again to cancel the
random play.
Stopping the USB Music File Player
(1) Hold down the [SRC] button for 1 or
more seconds.
■ Removing of the USB Memory
• Make sure to follow the following procedures
when removing the USB memory. Failure to
follow the specified procedure may result in
the loss of data in the USB memory.
• To remove the USB memory, make sure to
switch the display to the audio screen and
before removing. Data in the
USB memory may be destroyed if the USB
memory is removed without touching the
(1) Switch the display to audio mode
screen, then touch
(2) Remove the USB Memory.
About the TEXT button
Display the USB mode on the Sub-display.
(1) Press the [TEXT] button.
Playable USB Memory Standards
• Supported file format:
FAT 16/32
• Supported audio format:
• Maximum current:
• Compatibility:
USB 1.1/2.0 (The MAX transfer rate is 12M bps for USB1.1.)
• Mass memory support:
USB mass storage (such as an externally
attached HDD) is not supported.
Playable MP3 File Standards
• Supported standards:
MPEG-1, MPEG-2, and MPEG-2.5
• Supported sampling frequencies:
MPEG-1:32,44.1,48 kHz
MPEG-2:16,22.05,24 kHz
MPEG-2.5:8,11.025,12 kHz
• Supported bit rates:
8, 16, 24, 32, 40, 48, 56, 64, 80, 96, 112, 128,
160, 192, 224, 256, 288, 320kbps
• Supported VBR (64 to 320kbps)
USB mode is displayed on the Sub-display for 2
seconds when the [TEXT] button is pressed
when the PND is connected.
• Does not support free format.
• Supported channel modes:
Monaural, Stereo, Joint Stereo, Dual-Channel
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Repeatedly Playing the Same Music
USB Music File Player Operations
ID3 Tags
MP3 files have an “ID3 Tag” that allows input of
information so that data such as a track title and
artist can be saved.
This receiver supports ID3v. 1.0, 1.1, 2.2, 2.3
and 2.4.
Format of USB Memory
USB memory files must have the ISO 9660 Level-1 or Level-2 format.
The following explains the definitions of these standards.
• Maximum directory layers:
8 layers
• Maximum characters for file names:
Up to 256 characters (Total of folder name, file name, “.”, and 3-character file extension)
• File name characters that you can use:
A to Z, 0 to 9, and underscore (_)
• Max number of files that can be stored in a single memory:
2000 files
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A total of 2000 files can be created within
a single USB memory drive.
Files aside from MP3 files (Example: 004.txt)
are included in the 2000 files.
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