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Alpine-cde-w235bt.33564805
9.6 out of 10

Alpine CDE-W235BT

With the new Advanced Bluetooth technology and the sound quality Read more

Great Deal: $199.99

Reviews and Problems with Alpine CDE-W235BT

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Overall 2
2.0

Dissapointed

Tim Duerkop, Amazon
24 February 2014
  • Summary: I liked the look of it and the that it was an Alpine but the Bluetooth only connects to my iPhone 50% of the time. The steps to have it re config are annoying to go through every time the phone is connected. There is no internal battery for memorizing the presents if the power goes out. The center dial only works if you go slow. You have to scroll through multiple source options when you only use radio and iphone these days.
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Overall 2
2.0

bad decision

Jack W, Amazon
8 February 2014
  • Summary: I did not purchase this unit from either amazon or Crutchfield; which was a big Mistake! after receiving the unit I immediately notice something was loose inside the unit, I wrote to the on-line seller where I purchased the unit from; Sonic Electronics, they told me that it could be the CD mechanism, it's normal and that I could get it bench tested; they must not know it costs money to do this.
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Overall 2
2.0

This is worst peace of garbage ive ever purchased.

David Treminio, Amazon
2 June 2013
  • Summary: Just look over the internet for reviews on this radio. First. I cant control music with my iphone ios 6 via bt. that was my whole purpose. second. you show a dual color device in the picture. what you sell IS NOT!!!! Third. after 5 days, my unit got dead and never turned back again. Ive seen forums about this there are people who suffered the same. DO NOT BUY THIS UNIT, 0% relaible.
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Overall 2
2.0
Ease of use 2
2.0
Sound quality 6
6.0
Build quality 4
4.0
Coolness factor 2
2.0

disappointed

Tom R, Crutchfield
30 January 2013
  • Summary: Purchased to replace a stolen pioneer avic x-710bt nav unit with BT in my 350z. I pretty much knew after seeing the cheap quality microphone that this unit wasn't a good choice. The mic looks terrible and with the over-sized mounting clip makes it even more of an eye sore. When i bought this the description stated that the button colors can be changed, not the case, only the european model. Not pre-ordering anything ever again.
  • Pros: rotary volume/control knob feels nice and is responsive. Sound quality is good definitely better than most stock headunits.
  • Cons: everything else. For slightly more you can get something alot nicer.
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Overall 2
2.0
Ease of use 2
2.0
Sound quality 6
6.0
Build quality 4
4.0
Coolness factor 2
2.0

disappointed

Tom R, Crutchfield
30 January 2013
  • Summary: Purchased to replace a stolen pioneer avic x-710bt nav unit with BT in my 350z. I pretty much knew after seeing the cheap quality microphone that this unit wasn't a good choice. The mic looks terrible and with the over-sized mounting clip makes it even more of an eye sore. When i bought this the description stated that the button colors can be changed, not the case, only the european model. Not pre-ordering anything ever again.
  • Pros: rotary volume/control knob feels nice and is responsive. Sound quality is good definitely better than most stock headunits.
  • Cons: everything else. For slightly more you can get something alot nicer.
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Overall 2
2.0
Ease of use 2
2.0
Sound quality 10
10
Build quality 2
2.0
Coolness factor 2
2.0

Not Satisfied

Pat, Crutchfield
16 January 2013
  • Summary: Very dissatisfied.I installed this in the family car and specifically picked it for it's bluetooth capabilities. Each person in the family has at least one bluetooth device that we would like to stream to the radio. This radio only allows 3 devices to be programmed and stored. Obviously my wife's phone and my phone are in the list. This leaves only one remaining slot in the program for the kids devices.
  • Pros: My stock speakers sound great through this unit, The audio quality of bluetooth hands free calls is very good. You can't even tell you're on bluetooth and neither can the person you're talking to.
  • Cons: Only 3 devices can be programmed and stored into the device. BlueTooth audio streaming is a nightmare on my DroidX.
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Overall 2
2.0

User Review

Лабковский Миша, Yandex
30 March 2014
  • Excerpt: Попался Брак ,, вырубается звук при определенной громкости , косяк в подаче на левую сторону ! пришлось прозвонить всю проводку и менять колонки а дело в магнитоле !!! завтра еду менять это позорище.
  • Pros: Нет
  • Cons: Трудность установки , проблема с подключением на руль ( адаптер от 2000 ) , плохой прием радио, маленький экран и САМОЕ ГЛАВНОЕ КАЧЕСТВО УЖАСНОЕ ! и за это такие бабки !!!
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Overall 2
2.0

Bluetooth Update wegen iOS6 und miserabler Alpine Service

Martin, Amazon
30 May 2013
  • Summary: Das Gerät hat mit IPhone 3gs einwandfrei funktioniert, ich war sehr zufrieden Bei Umstieg auf iPhone 4gs konnte man es nicht mehr über die Bedientasten des Radios ansprechen. lt. Hersteller Angaben (Service Website Alpine) ist dies durch ein einfaches Update zu beheben. Das update für den Radio war kein Problem. lt.
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