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Bluetooth Firmware Update

You can download the latest updates to your Bluetooth Alpine device.

Please note:

The correct update procedure must be followed; otherwise the unit may not operate correctly.  If the correct procedure is not followed and the unit functionality is affected, this is not covered by warranty. If you experience any difficulty please consult your nearest Alpine dealer.

1. Compatibility Charts

If you are able to pair your mobile phone without any problems, there is no need to update the software.

We recommend that you check the Bluetooth firmware version on your Alpine product and compare the mobile phones listed in the Compatibility Chart.

Please select your Alpine device for further information.

 

CDE-103BT, CDE-113BT

CDE-104BTi, CDE-114BTi

CDE-125BT, CDE-126BT

INA-W910R

KCE-250BT

2. Download Software Tool and Firmware

Please follow the step-by-step instructions to update your Alpine device.

How to update your Alpine device Software

1. Download Bluetooth Software Update Tool to PC with built-in Bluetooth or a Bluetooth dongle.

 

2. Park and turn the engine off. Keep the ACC key position.

3. Set Bluetooth communication with PC and confirm current software version of Alpine device.

4. Update the Bluetooth software.

Warning

  • The update software varies by model. Confirm the software before updating.
  • Updating requires a computer with built-in Bluetooth or a Bluetooth dongle.
  • Do not update Bluetooth software while driving.
  • Do not turn off the vehicle’s ACC or Head Unit power while updating. The update will not be performed correctly and the product may become unusable.
  • Updating results in all user information being deleted: user settings, paired phones, and phonebook contacts.

Requirements

System requirements

  • Microsoft Windows XP Professional Service Pack 2
  • Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium
  • Microsoft Windows Vista Business

Connection requirements

  • PC with boradcom-enabled embedded or Bluetooth USB dongle
  • Bluetooth stack from WIDCOMM or Microsoft
  • Compatible Alpine device

Intel Celeron M CPU
410 @ 1.46GHz
1.46 GHz, 504MB RAM
OS: Windows XP SP2
Stack: WIDCOMM 5.1.0.4200

 

 

Intel Celeron CPU
1066MHz
1.06GHz, 240MB RAM
OS: Windows XP SP2
Stack: WIDCOMM 5.1.0.3300

Intel Core 2 Duo CPU
T7100 @ 1.80GHz
1.79GHz, 984MB RAM
OS: Windows XP SP2
Stack: WIDCOMM 5.1.0.1700

 

 

Intel Core 2 Duo CPU
T7100 @ 1.80GHz
1.79GHz, 984MB RAM
OS: Windows XP SP2
Stack: WIDCOMM 5.1.0.1700

 

 

Intel Core 2 Duo CPU
T7100 @ 1.80GHz
1.80GHz, 2039MB RAM
OS: Windows Vista
Business Stack:
Microsoft 6.0.6000.16398
 

Intel Core 2 Duo CPU
T7100 @ 1.80GHz
1.80GHz, 2039MB RAM
OS: Windows Vista
Business Stack:
Microsoft 6.0.6000.16398
 

With the following Alpine products the Bluetooth Module KCE-400BT can be updated: IVA-D511R, IVA-D511RB, IVA-W520R, iXA-W404R, iDA-X305S, iDA-X313, iDA-X311, iDA-X311RR, iDA-X305, iDA-X303, iDA-X301, iDA-X301RR, CDA-105Ri, CDA-117Ri, CDA-118M, CDA-9886M, CDE-W203Ri, CDE-123R, CDE-112Ri, CDE-111R, CDE-111RM, CDE-102Ri, CDE-101R and CDE-101RM.

For products not listed above, please contact the technical department on 0845 313 1660 or e-mail support [at] alpine-electronics.co.uk.

Instructions

(1) Bluetooth Update Software

The Update Tool is an automatic software that will guide you along the updade procedure.

 

1. Open the „setup.exe“ file and folow the instruction on the screen. Then press the „Next >“ button.

3. Select the „Start Menu“ folder in which you want to create a shortcut for the update tool and press the „Install“ button, or simiply press the „Install“ button if the preset directory is ok.

2. Select the folder where you want to install the „Bluetooth Software Update Tool“, and press the „Next >“ button.

 

4. After the installation is finished, the next window will appear. Press the „Finish“ button. Your update tool is now installed and ready to be used.

(2) Bluetooth Firmware Update

Please select the language that you would like your User Guide instructions downloaded in.

User Guide Video Instruction for Bluetooth Head Units (CDE-1xxBT)

Please click the image to start the Video Instruction. It can take a few seconds, before the video starts playing.

 

Download Video Instruction (29,2MB)