Summary: Unit was working fine until the iphone ios6 update. After many months of putting up with substandard operation between the iphone and the CDE-133, I finally tried to apply the update. This update requires bluetooth to upgrade the bluetooth. Anyone see a problem here? Wasn't filled with confidence when Alpine has a second upgrade procedure for when the first one doesn't work. Something went wrong with the update and now bluetooth does not work at all!!
Summary: Works great when it works. Unfortunately it only connects correctly to my Galaxy S3 about 1 out 10 times when I turn the car on. Turning the radio off and on will eventually resolve the issue but is a real pain to do. Can't use my iPod with it anymore either since Alpine won't release a fix for the latest iOS. Don't waste your time. It is obvious this manufacturer just doesn't care. Taking mine back.
Summary: Great sound, simple design, and fine with calls. Bluetooth was a hassle -- though I can't say if it was simply defective or poorly integrated. Getting the unit to recognize my phone lists(recently called, missed calls, contacts, etc.) was a mystery that eventually resolved on its own. I had no problems accessing and playing my music library via BT. But it simply would not hold the connection when streaming internet content (e.g.
Summary: Hatte am 10.08.2013 ein Alpine BT 134 bestellt , zum Preis von 129,00 € und einem Bestand von 4 stück. Das ist ein wirklich sehr guter Preis. Bekam dann am 14.08 eine Mail Artikel nicht lieferbar, Lieferung storniert. Hier liegt meines erachtens nur eine Möglichkeit nahe , der Verkäufer wollte das Gerät nicht zu diesem Preis verkaufen !