Car Entertainment

KW-M56BT

MENU

Monitor with Receiver

KW-M56BT

Digital Media Receiver featuring 6.8" Capacitive Touch Monitor / Apple CarPlay / Android Auto / USB Mirroring for Android Phones / Bluetooth® / 13-Band EQ / Short Chassis


  • Apple CarPlay
  • Android Auto
  • Wired mirroring
  • Built-In Bluetooth®
  • SiriusXM Ready
  • Auto Pairing for iPhone / Android
  • 1.5A Max. Power Supply Current
  • Rear view camera Input
  • Wired Steering Remote Control Ready
  • Gesture Touch Control
  • Short Chassis
  • TOP 
  • Smartphone Integration 
  • Sound Optimization 
  • Built-in Bluetooth® 
  • General Features 
 

SMARTPHONE
INTEGRATION

JVC multimedia receivers interface your smartphone with your car to enrich your driving experience. Enjoy your favorite apps and view content on a big screen, in comfort and safety.

Apple CarPlay™ – Connect via USB

A smarter, safer and more fun way to use your iPhone in the car. Apple CarPlay gives iPhone users an intuitive way to make calls, use Maps, and listen to music with just a word or a touch.
With the latest iOS version (iOS 13.0 and higher), 3rd party navigation apps like Google Maps™ and Waze™ are supported.

Some features, applications, and services are not available in all areas.
For details, see: www.apple.com/ios/feature-availability//#applecarplay-applecarplay

Android Auto™ – Connect via USB

Android Auto was designed with safety in mind. With a simple and intuitive interface and powerful voice actions, it’s designed to minimize distraction so that you can stay focused on the road.

Some Features, applications, and services are not available in all areas.
For details, see: www/android.com/auto

Mirroring for Android Phone –
Connect via USB

By installing the “Mirroring OA for JVC” app, your Android phone is seamlessly displayed on the receiver's screen via USB. You can enjoy a variety of apps such as Waze, YouTube, and Instagram. Touch control is possible from both screen and smartphone.

 

You can enjoy apps like these and more!

Mirroring OA for JVC App
For more information, visit here.

SOUND OPTIMIZATION

Time Alignment

By selecting the speaker type and the distance to the center of the listening position, the receiver will automatically adjust the timing of the sound output from each of the speakers so that the sound from each of the speakers will arrive exactly at the same time to the listening position.

13-Band Equalizer

Use the 13-Band Equalizer to manually adjust the sound to your taste.

Bluetooth® Wireless Technology

Android™ Bluetooth Automatic Pairing

Just connect your Android device via USB and the automatic Bluetooth pairing function will work to complete the pairing. No complicated manual procedure to worry about.

Streaming Music

Listen to popular music applications and music stored on your device with basic audio controls.

Internet Radio/Digital Radio

SiriusXM Ready

Ready for SiriusXM Radio. You can listen to over 100 Channels of music, sports, and entertainment.

General

Capacitive Touchscreen

The Capacitive touch screen provides high clarity and uses a superior touch control, requiring lighter contact with greater accuracy.

Gesture Touch Control

Just touch and move your finger over the screen for various operations corresponding to your finger movements. Intuitive control provides safer operation for in-car entertainment.

Various Formats Compatible

Supports a variety of file formats for audio and video playback.

High Current 1.5A Charging

Rapidly charge your smartphone using the USB port, with up to a maximum of 1.5A.
*Compatibility depends on the smartphone.

Shallow Chassis

The reduced depth of the chassis contributes to a weight reduction and facilitates easier installation.

Rear View Camera Ready

The Rear View Camera input allows you to connect an optional rear view camera (sold separately).
Rear view cameras allow you to safely back up your vehicle, monitor towing, and more.

  • Waterproof design
  • 1/4" color CMOS sensor with effective 380,000 pixels
  • Flexible mounting bracket included
  • Camera dimensions (WxHxD): 23.4mm x 23.4mm x 23.9mm
  • Weight: 21g (Camera only)

Steering Wheel Remote Control Ready

Factory steering wheel control functions can be retained with a third-party adapter (sold separately).

Technical Specifications
Product Support
Technical Specifications
Monitor
Screen Size
6.8 inches (diagonal) wide
Gesture Touch Control
Yes
Panel Type
WVGA Capacitive
Key Illumination Colour
Blue
Dimmer
Yes
Customizable GUI
Yes
Multilingual Display
Yes, English / Spanish / French
Radio Tuner
Preset Stations
20(FM:15ch, AM:5ch)
SiriusXM Ready
Yes
Radio Data Broadcast System (RBDS)
Yes
FM Frequency Range
87.9 - 107.9MHz
AM Frequency Range
530-1,700kHz
Media Playback
MP3 Compatible with Tag
USB
WMA Compatible with Tag
USB
WAV Compatible with Tag
USB
AAC Compatible with Tag
USB
FLAC Compatible with Tag
USB
MPEG-1 / MPEG-2 Compatible
USB
MPEG-4 Compatible
USB
WMV Compatible
USB
H.264 Compatible
USB
AVI/MKV Compatible
USB
USB
USB Port(s)
x 1
Position
Rear
Random / Repeat Play
Yes
1.5A Max. Power Supply Current
Yes
Bluetooth®
Built-In Bluetooth®
Yes (Wired-Mic included)
* Available functions depend on mobile phone.
Audio Codec
AAC / SBC
Auto Pairing for iPhone / Android
Yes (Android only)
Hands Free Call (HFP)
, (HFP1.6 Wideband Speech)
Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP)
Yes
Audio/Video Remote Control Profile (AVRCP)
Yes
Phone Book Access Profile (PBAP)
Yes
Alphabetical Search for Phone Book
Yes
Voice Dialing_
Yes
* Voice recognition compatible mobile phone required
Android Control
Android Auto
Yes (via USB)
* To use Android Auto on your car display, you'll need an Android phone running Android 6 or higher, an active data plan, and the Android Auto app. The service may not be available in certain countries.
Mirroring for Android
Yes
Wired mirroring
Yes, via USB
*Need mirroring App
Android Music Playback
Yes (via Bluetooth(R))
iPod/iPhone Control
Apple CarPlay
Yes (via USB)
*Supported on iPhone XR, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max, iPhone 12, iPhone 12 mini, iPhone 12 Pro, iPhone 12 Pro Max, iPhone 13, iPhone 13 mini, iPhone 13 Pro, iPhone 13 Pro Max, iPhone SE (2nd generation), and Apple Watch Series 5 or later. The service may not be available in certain countries.
Audio
Maximum Power Output (Front & Rear)
50Wx4
Full Bandwidth Power (at less than 1%THD)
22W x 4
13-Band Graphic EQ
Yes
Preset EQ
Yes (7Preset + 3user)
High-Pass Filter/Low-Pass Filter
Yes/Yes
Time Alignment
Yes
Bass Boost (Hyper Bass System)
Yes
Bass Boost (Hyper Bass System)
Yes
Inputs and Outputs
Pre-Out Terminals
2 Preouts (Terminal) + Sub WF (Cable)
Pre-Out Terminals
2 Preouts (Terminal) + Sub WF (Cable)
Pre-Output Level
2.0V / 10k ohms
Subwoofer Output with Level/Frequency Control
Yes
AV Input
mini jack
Video Out
RCA
Rear view camera Input
Yes
General
Back Up Memory
Yes
Wireless Remote Control
Ready (RM-RK258 required)
Wired Steering Remote Control Ready
Yes
ISO Connector
Yes
Short Chassis
Yes
Installation Size (W x H x D)
7" x 3-15/16" x 2-15/16" (178 x 100 x 75 mm)
Weight, inlcuding sleeve and escutcheon
2.8 lbs. (1.3kg)
Unit weight in individual package
3.97 lbs. (1.8kg)
Product Support
Instruction manual (America) English 2020 4.46MB View Download
Quick Start Guide (America) English, French, Spanish 2020 2.29MB View Download
Instruction manual (America) French 2020 4.48MB View Download
Instruction manual (America) Spanish 2020 4.51MB View Download

Application & Firmware

iPod and iPhone Compatibility Compatibility View
Mirroring OA for JVC Smartphone Linkage View
AV Receiver Updates Firmware Updates 2022/03/29 View