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Mobile Media Station - IVA-W520R

Why are Alpine’s Mobile Media Stations so popular? They handle all types of sources, display wide, high clarity images, and are easy to use. Great sound, great video, great styling. Make a Mobile Media Station the focal point of your car’s interior.

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Product information

Easy Yet Powerful Navigation Upgrade

The NVE-M300P Navigation Module is compact and requires only a power and GPS antennas connection, making it extremely simple to install. Easy to operate on the touch control screen, it gives you fast, accurate navigation and a wide range of advanced functions like 3D map display, auto zoom, lane guidance and personal POI importing.

USB Conncetivity

Alpine delivers your prefered choice to use the USB connection. The USB port lets you plug in your USB device for instant music access. A great way to expand your system is to connect your iPod® or iPhone® via the KCU-451iV iPod® cable (including video playback). For audio playback simply connect an iPod® by using the USB cable included with your iPod®. While you connect your iPod® to the USB port you're also able to upgrade your Mobile Media Station with an advanced USB video interface KCE-635UB with Direct Touch control. It lets you connect USB sticks and portable HDD units, provides a cool-looking, easy-to-use interface to enjoy the variety of your files.

Always Know What’s Behind the Vehicle

The Reversing Camera is small for easy mounting. The picture is bright and clear, so you always know what is behind you, for easier manoeuvring and greater safety.

Upgrade with Parrot Bluetooth

If you have a Bluetooth-enabled phone, you’ll want to add the KCE-400BT or KCE-250BT to your system. Compatible with many phones, they allow hands-free operation, phonebook downloading, and A2DP AV streaming ( KCE-400BT only). You also get the advantage of Parrot software updates for new phones.

Play Your iPod® Music and Movies

Bring your iPod® along for the ride and enjoy your portable music collection on the road with the full clarity and power of your audio system. What’s more, you can play your iPod® movies and watch them in brilliant full colour on the high-resolution display

The IVA-W520R is IMPRINT Ready

Connect the PXA-H100 and its IMPRINT Sound processing technologies will automatically tune the sound output for extraordinarily good imaging and clarity. For hands-on tuning, use the BassEngine Pro features, including MediaXpander, 5-Band Parametric EQ or 7-Band Graphic EQ, Time Correction and more.

Features & Specifications



  • Memory Presets: 6 stations for each band; FM-1, FM-2, FM-3, MW and LW
  • Memory: Auto Memory
  • Seek Mode: Local/DX Selection




  • Parrot Bluetooth Ready
  • Connection: Alpine KCE-400BT / KCE-250BT Required. Features may differ between phone model and service providers.
  • Hands Free: Hands Free Calling
  • Phone Book: Phone Book Transfer
  • Streaming Music: Streaming Music Playback (use with KCE-400BT)
  • Streaming Music Control: Streaming Music Control (use with KCE-400BT)
  • Steering Wheel Remote Control Ready: answer and reject calls (Adapter Required)
  • Voice Dial Operation: Voice Dial Operation

Connection for iPod®

  • Made for iPod®/iPhone®
  • Connection Type: USB Connection
  • Connection: iPod® USB Video Cable (requires KCU-451iV)
  • M.I.X. (Shuffle) Capability: Song, Albums, All
  • Music Control: Song Up / Down for Playlist, Artist, Genre, Composer, Episode
  • Video Playback
  • Available Selections: Playlist, Artist, Album, Song, Podcast, Genre, Composer, Audiobook
  • Percentage Search
  • Alphabet Skip Function
  • Information Display: Album Art, Song (Title, Album)

Disc Player

  • Disc Type: CD / DVD Player
  • Disc Playback Type: Type CD/CD-R/CD-RW/DVD-R/-RW/VR
  • Compressed Media Playback: Divx/MP3/WMA/AAC Playback
  • Burr-Brown DAC
  • Zero data Mute
  • Digital Servo
  • Music Sensor Scan/Repeat
  • Playback Control: Play/Pause/Forward/Backward
  • M.I.X. Mode: One (Folder) /All (Random Play) /Random (CD Only)

USB Media Connection

  • USB Connection: USB Cable Included
  • MP3/AAC/WMA Playback
  • Banking: Max. 10 banks (10,000 songs)
  • MTP Ready: Search music by: Album, Artist, Song, Playlist, Genre, Composer, Folder, File and Alphabet Skip

Sound Tuning

  • Subwoofer Level Adjustment
  • High Pass Filter Adjustment
  • Bass Level Adjustment
  • Bass Center Frequency Adjustment
  • Bass Bandwidth Adjustment
  • Treble Level Adjustment
  • Treble Center Frequency Adjustment
  • Loudness
  • MultEQ Ready (requires PXA-H100 )
  • MediaXpander Ready (requires PXA-H100 )
  • Time Correction Ready (requires PXA-H100 )
  • 5 Band Graphic or 7 Band Parametric Equalizer Ready (requires PXA-H100 )
  • Crossover: Crossover Setting Ready (requires PXA-H100 )

CD/DVD Changer Control

  • M.I.X.: One/All (Shuffle)
  • Multi-Changer Control including MP3 Changer CHA-S634 (with KCA-410C )
  • Music Text Information: CD:Text Scroll Display, MP3: Text Information Display (ID3 Tag)
  • Music Control: Play/Pause/Forward/Backward
  • Repeat: Song/Disc


  • Power Output: 4 x 50W
  • 7” WVGA Touch Screen display
  • 3 Pre Outs and 1 AV Output
  • 1 AV Input
  • Steering Wheel Remote Control Ready (Adapter Required)
  • Auto Dimmer
  • Power Antenna Lead
  • Remote Turn-On
  • Audio Interrupt
  • Remote Control Ready (Only Audio Control)
  • Navi RGB Connection
  • Rear Camera Input (RCA)
  • Wallpaper download
  • Visual EQ: OFF(FLAT)/Night M./Soft/Sharp/Contrast/P-1/P-2


Max Power Output Ratings

  • Max Power Output: 4 x 50 W

FM Tuner

  • Tuning Range: 87.5-108.0 MHz
  • Mono Usable Sensitivity: 9 dBf (0.8μV/75ohms)
  • 50dB Quieting Sensitivity: 12 dBf (1.1μV/75 ohms)
  • Alternate Channel Selectivity: 80.0 dB
  • Signal-to-Noise (S/N) Ratio: 60.0 dB
  • Stereo Separation: 30.0 dB
  • Capture Ratio: 2.0 dB

MW Tuner

  • Tuning Range: 531-1,602 kHz
  • Usable Sensitivity (IEC Standard): 22.5/27.0 (μV/dB)

LW Tuner

  • Tuning Range: 153-281kHz
  • Usable Sensitivity (IEC Standard): 31.6/30.0 (μV/dB)

Connection for USB

  • USB Requirements: 1.1/2.0
  • Max. Power Consumption: 500mA
  • USB Class: Play From Device / Mass Storage Class
  • File System: FAT 12/16/32
  • MP3 Decoding: MPEG-1/2 AUDIO Layer-3
  • WMA Decoding: Windows Media™ Audio
  • AAC Decoding: ACC-LC format ′′/m4a′′ file
  • Number of Channels: 2-Channel (Stereo)
  • Frequency Response: 5-20 k ±1 dB (Frequency Response may differ depending on the encoder software/bitrate)
  • Total Harmonic Distortion: 0.008% (at 1 kHz)
  • Dynamic Range: 95 dB (at 1 kHz)
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 105 dB
  • Channel Separation: 85 dB (at 1 kHz)

Disc Player

  • Frequency Response: 5-20 k ±1 dB
  • Channel Separation (1kHz): 65dB
  • Dynamic Range (1kHz): 95dB
  • Total Harmonic Distortion (THD): 0.02% (at 1 kHz)
  • Wow & Flutter (%WRMS): B.M.L.
  • Audio Signal-to-Noise (S/N): More than 95dB
  • Signal System: NTSC / PAL
  • Horizontal Resolution: 500 lines or greater
  • Video Output Level: 1Vp-p (75 ohms)
  • Video Signal-to-Noise (S/N): DVD: 60 dB

Sound Tuning

  • Subwoofer Level Adjustment: 0 to 15 Step
  • High Pass Filter: OFF/80/120/160Hz
  • Bass Level Control Range: -7 to +7
  • Bass Center Frequency: 60Hz, 80Hz, 100Hz, 200Hz
  • Bass Band Width Adjustment (Q): 1 to 4
  • Treble Level Control Range: -7 to +7
  • Treble Center Frequency: 10kHz, 12.5kHz, 15kHz, 17.5kHz

Remote Control

  • Included/Ready: Ready
  • Model Number: RUE-4203


  • Din Size: 2DIN
  • Chassis Size (W x H x D) mm: 178 mm x 100 mm x 160.5 mm
  • Nose Piece Size (W x H x D) mm: 171 mm x 95.9 mm x 29.5 mm


  • Power Requirement: 14.4 (11-16) V.DC
  • Operating Temperature (°C): 0°C to +45°C
  • Weight: 2.9 kg

Recommended Accessories

  • Navigation Module NVE-M300P
  • Advanced USB Multimedia Interface KCE-635UB
  • iPod® USB Video Cable KCU-451iV
  • Bluetooth Interface KCE-400BT
  • Bluetooth Interface KCE-250BT
  • IMPRINT Audio Processor PXA-H100
  • Rearview Camera HCE-C105
  • DVB-T Tuner TUE-T150DV
  • DVB-T Tuner TUE-T200DVB
  • Remote Controller RUE-4191
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