JVC KW-V21BT 2-DIN AV Receiver

JVC KW-V21BT – DVD/CD/USB Receiver with 6.2-inch Touch Panel Monitor and Built-in Bluetooth® Wireless Technology


Sound In Motion, your local Car Stereo Specialists





2-DIN AV Receiver.

6.2″ Screen DVD/CD/USB Receiver with 6.2-inch WVGA Touch Panel Monitor and Built-in Bluetooth 


JVC KW-V21BT – Features.

  • 6.2-inch WVGA Monitor
  • Customisable GUI
  • MOS-FET 50W x 4
  • Bluetooth® Wireless Technology*1 (Built-in)
  • (Phone Book Access Profile, Phone Book Transfer, Hands-Free Call, Audio Streaming, Text Message/SMS Receipt Notification, Voice Recognition Dialing, Pandora/Internet Radio Control for iPhone/Android, Alphabetical Search for Phone Book, Siri Eyes Free Mode, Auto Pairing for iPhone)
  • App Link Mode for iPod/iPhone 4/4S (Supported Apps)*2
  • Pandora Control for Smartphone (iPhone via USB, Android via Bluetooth®)
  • Media Playback: MP3 / WMA / WAV / GIGA MP3 / MPEG1&2 / DivX® / JPEG
  • 5-Band Parametric iEQ
  • 11-Preset EQ
  • 4.0V Line and Subwoofer Pre-Out Level
  • 3 Pre-Output Terminals (Front + Rear + Subwoofer)
  • Rear-View Camera Ready (Dedicated Terminal)
  • Wireless Remote Ready
  • Steering Wheel Remote Ready

* 1  Available functions depend on mobile phone.

* 2  JVC KS-U59 required for Video playback/App Link Mode. Compatibility depends on iPod/iPhone.


JVC KW-V21BT – Specifications:

Screen Size 6.2″ Wide VGA
Number of Pixels 1,152,000 (800 x 480 x RGB)
Colour System PAL/NTSC
Touch Panel Yes
Monitor Touch Control Yes
Customisable GUI Yes
Dimmer Yes
Multilingual Display Yes [2]
Wallpaper Capture Yes
Media Playback
MP3/WMA Compatible with ID3 Tag/WMA Tag CD / DVD / USB [2]
WAV Compatible with Tag CD / DVD /USB [2]
MPEG 1/2 Compatible CD / DVD / USB
DivX® Compatible CD / DVD / USB
JPEG File Playback CD / DVD / USB
CD Player
CD-R/RW Compatible Yes
CD Text Yes
Random/Repeat Play Yes
DVD Player
DVD-R/-RW, +R/+RW Compatible Yes
Video Format NTSC/PAL
Dolby Digital 2ch
Video CD Playback Yes
Frequency Response 96kHz Sampling: 20 – 22,000Hz,
48kHz Sampling: 20 – 22,000Hz,
44.1kHz Sampling: 20 – 20,000Hz
Dynamic Range 99dB (DVD-Video 96kHz)
Signal-to-Noise Ratio 99dB (DVD-Video 96kHz)
Wow & Flutter Below measurable limit
Bluetooth® Control
Bluetooth® Control [1] Yes (Built-in, Wired-Mic included)
Hands Free Call Yes
Audio Streaming & Control (A2DP, AVRCP) Yes
Text Message/SMS (Short Message Service) Yes (Receipt notification only)
Voice Recognition Dialing (voice recognition compatible mobile phone required) Yes
Siri Eyes Free Mode for iPod/iPhone Yes
Bluetooth® Auto Pairing for iPhone Yes
Phone Book Access Profile (PBAP) Yes
Phone Book Transfer Yes (400Max.)
Alphabetical Search for Phone Book Yes
Auto Pairing for iPhone Yes
Android Control
Pandora Control Yes (via Bluetooth®)
Battery Charge Yes (USB: 1A Max.)
iPod/iPhone Control
iPod/iPhone Music Control Yes (USB)
Random/Repeat Play Yes (USB)
Text Yes (USB)
Battery Charge Yes (USB: 1A Max.)
Pandora Control Yes (via USB)
iPod/iPhone Video File Playback Yes [3]
App Link Mode for iPod/iPhone Yes [3]
USB Port x1 (Full Speed)
Position Front
Random/Repeat Play Yes
USB 1A Power Supply Yes
USB Mass Storage Class (for music/video/picture files) Yes
Drive Change Mode for Mass Storage Class (selectable from internal/external memory) Yes
Radio Tuner
Digital Processing Tuner Yes
Preset Stations 18 FM + 6 AM
Automatic Presetting (Strong Station Sequential Memory) Yes
Frequency Range 87.5 – 108.0MHz
Usable Sensitivity 9.3dBf (0.8uV/75 ohms)
Quieting Sensitivity (46dB) 15.2dBf (1.6uV/75 ohms)
Stereo Separation 45dB
Frequency Range 531 – 1,611kHz
Sensitivity MW 25uV
Maximum Power Output (Front & Rear) 50W x 4
Full Bandwidth Power (Front & Rear) 30W x 4 (PWR DIN45324, +B=14.4V)
MOS-FET Amplifier Yes
5-Band Parametric iEQ Yes
Easy EQ Setting Yes
Preset EQ Yes (11-Preset)
Bass Boost (Hyper Bass System) Yes (on/off)
High-Pass Filter/Low-Pass Filter Yes/Yes
Inputs and Outputs
Pre-output Level/Impedance 4.0V / 10k ohms
External video input level (RCA/mini jack) 1.0Vp-p / 75 ohms
Video Output level (RCA jacks) 1.0Vp-p / 75 ohms
AV Input Terminals (Video + L/R) Yes
Rear view camera Input Yes
Line Output Terminals (pair) 3 Pairs (Front + Rear + Subwoofer)
Subwoofer Output with Level/Frequency Control Yes
Composite Video Output Yes
Wireless Remote Control Ready (RM-RK258 required)
Steering Remote Control Ready Yes
Rear-View Camera Ready Yes
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Installation Size 178 x 100 x 162mm
Weight 1.6kg


[1] Available functions depend on mobile phone.

[2] Multilingual (English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Dutch, Russian, Portuguese, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Thai, Turkish, Arabic, Persian, Hebrew, Malay, Indonesian)

[3] KS-U59 (for iPod, iPhone 4/4S) required for Video playback/App Link Mode. Compatibility depends on iPod/iPhone.


Sound In Motion, your local JVC Car Stereo Specialists and Installation Centres on  the Sunshine Coast