SONY RSX-GS9 Hi-Res Stereo Single DIN In-Dash High-Resolution Car Audio Digital Media Receiver w/ Bluetooth, Time Alignment, DESS-HX, Digital HPF/LP




The Ultimate Hi-Res Car Media


Studio quality music is becoming a standard with High-Resolution Audio. Having hi-res audio and a hi-res audio player like the Sony RSX-GS9 will allow you to listen to your favorite music in the best quality possible. Connect your high resolution capable smartphone to enjoy superior audio quality.

No matter what Audio File

The RSX-GS9 supports a wide variety of audio file codecs, from high resolution files to common mp3, AAC and WMA formats. No matter what files you have, you’ll be able to play them.

Direct USB DAC Connection

The built-in high quality ESS Digital to Analog converter (DAC for short) ensures the best possible conversion so you can listen to your high resolution files.

NFC Bluetooth Connection

NFC Bluetooth gives you a simple one touch pairing. Simply touch the NFC-enabled device to the RSX-GS9 and you will be connected to the high quality LDAC Bluetooth connection.

General Features:

  • Sony RSX-GS9 Hi-Res In-Dash Receiver
  • Remote control included
  • USB playback and smartphone charging
  • DSEE HX upscaling restores quality to compressed files
  • OLED display, with white backlit selection keys and large aluminum dial
  • Single-shell design made from fully machine-cut, hairline-finished 14mm aluminum
  • Digital and analog circuits are mounted in separate layers, preventing electromagnetic interference
  • MP3 ID3 Tag Display (Title/Artist/Album)
  • RDS tuner with 18FM / 6MW / 6LW presets
  • Battery charge: USB BC1.2 Compliant
  • Large stand-alone power input terminal minimizes interference
  • Authorized Internet Dealer
  • 1-year Manufacturer’s Warranty

Playback and Audio Features:

  • Smartphone connectivity via Songpal (Bluetooth)
    • Allows you to use your smartphone or tablet as a system remote
    • Adjusts system sound and display settings, select available music sources and hear SMS, Twitter, Facebook and Calendar notifications
    • Reply to text messages with your voice via supported voice recognition
  • Compatible with Apple iPhone 6/6+ and iOS 8 software
  • World’s first car audio receiver that is natively compatible with DSD (5.6MHz/1bit, 2.8MHz/1bit)
  • ES9018S, the world’s highest performance 32-bit audio D/A converter, by ESS Technology
    • Translates music files to analogue signals in a dynamic range of up to 135dB and THD+N of -120dB
  • 80-MHz, high-precision clock generator sits beside the digital-to-analog converter to reduce vibrations and jitters
  • Versatile, realistic audio from the MUSES 8920E high-end operation amp
  • DSEE HX (Digital Sound Enhancement Engine) technology upgrades the quality of compressed music files
  • Sony premium capacitors provide high-fidelity sound with a bright tone
  • Front and Rear USB Type-A input:
    • Sampling Freq.: Up to 192kHz/24bit for WAV/FLAC/AIFF/ALAC, 2.8MHz/1bit for DSF/DSDIFF
  • USB DAC (USB Micro-B)
    • Sampling Freq.: Up to 192KHz/24bit for PCM, 5.6MHz/1Bit, 2.8MHz/1Bit for DSD
    • DSD Data Interface: DoP, ASIO Native
    • Native DSD Playback & Gapless Playback
  • High-Pass Filter: OFF / 50Hz / 63Hz / 79Hz / 99Hz / 125Hz / 158Hz / 198Hz / 250Hz
  • Low-Pass Filter: OFF / 50Hz / 63Hz / 79Hz / 99Hz / 125Hz / 158Hz / 198Hz / 250Hz , DSD: OFF / 150Hz
  • Sound adjustments: Loudness, Balance, Fader
  • Adjustable time alignment
  • 10-band graphic equalizer with 10 selectable presets (9 preset, 1 user)
  • 3.5mm Front Audio Auxiliary Input
  • 3 Sets Gold-plated preamp outputs (front, rear and subwoofer)
  • Optical Output: 96kHz, 48kHzBluetooth Features:
  • Built-in Bluetooth technology for hands-free talking and audio streaming
  • Near Field Communication (NFC) technology for quick, seamless connection with NFC-enabled devices
  • On board LDAC, a codec developed by Sony for the highest quality Bluetooth audio streaming
  • Bluetooth version 3.0 +EDR certified
  • Bluetooth Profiles Supported:
    • HFP 1.5: Hands Free Profile allows a hands-free car kit to connect to a compatible mobile phone
    • A2DP: Advanced Audio Distribution Profile allows high quality audio to be streamed from an audio device to the car stereo
    • AVRCP: Audio/Video Remote Control Profile supports basic remote control functions (play, pause, etc) via Bluetooth
    • SPP: Serial Port Profile provides a wireless replacement for RS-232 based serial communications
  • Works with most Bluetooth enabled cell phones
  • Includes a external wired microphone for clear, convenient, distortion-free talking
  • Microphone Gain Adjustment (Low,Mid,High)
  • Maximum communication rage: 32.8 feet (approx, line of sight)

Expandability Options:

  • Steering Wheel Control Ready