Pioneer AVIC-F980DAB GPS Navigation System with 6.2” Touch-Screen, Apple CarPlay & Bluetooth.

6′ Navigation DVD/CD Multimedia CarPlay Station


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This product has been discontinued.


Pioneer AVIC-F980DAB

GPS Navigation System with 6.2” Touch-screen, Apple CarPlay & Bluetooth.


  • Apple CarPlay
  • DAB+ Digital Radio
  • Bluetooth
  • Dual Camera Inputs
  • Dual USB inputs

Change the way your drive with our flagship GPS navigation system that controls all your in-car essentials, including the very best in smartphone connectivity with Apple CarPlay and Bluetooth.

A large 6.2-inch multi-touch display provides you quick access to all your GPS navigation essentials, as well as a host of entertainment options, including DAB+ digital radio, smartphone music streaming, CD/DVD/AM/FM/USB, plus more!

All your GPS navigation essentials are built into this unit. Equipped with HERE maps, the AVIC-F980DAB will direct you around Australia using voice guidance (Text-To-Speech), highlight important landmarks in 3D, Points of Interest and includes SUNA Traffic Management.

As a component of the Naviextras feature, the AVIC ensures that you have the most recent map database available for this receiver at the time of purchase. Customers who purchase Pioneer AVIC-F980DAB from an authorised Pioneer dealer, are eligible to update to the latest available map database free of charge during the first 45 days of operation (from the unit’s first receipt of an active GPS signal). To update the map database, visit Naviextras’ website to download the Naviextras Toolbox.


The best iPhone experience on four wheels;  Apple CarPlay is a smart and saferway to control your iPhone® in the car. Using voice control or a single button  touch, Apple CarPlay enables you to make calls, navigate with Apple Maps, listen to music, plus send and receive SMS messages.


Stay safe and obey local hands-free laws with built-in Bluetooth (HFP). Easily pair a Bluetooth enabled phone to the AVIC-F980DAB without having to go through complicated settings. When a registered Bluetooth device is in close proximity to the receiver, the auto connection function automatically pairs the two units.

From hands-free calling, wireless audio streaming (A2DP) with artist, album, and song search, simple pairing, and control audio (AVRCP), Bluetooth® wireless technology has made life in the vehicle much more convenient.


Enhance your radio listening experience in the car with crystal clear reception, as well as more choice of stations. Say goodbye to signal interference when listening to your favourite talkback or music radio station. The DAB antenna is included.


Safety first! The AVIC-F980DAB features dual camera inputs; allowing you to connect two optional reverse cameras or just the one reverse camera, plus another camera at the front of your vehicle. Rear cameras are very helpful when parking your vehicle or towing.

Screen Size/Aspect Ratio 16:9
Touchscreen 6.2″ Clear Type Resistive
LED Backlight yes
Motorized Display yes
Last Angle Memory yes
Anti-Glare Screen Coating yes
Display Off Mode yes
Color Customization 5 Display colors, 112 Key Colors
Display Customization
Dimmer Settings (ON/OFF) yes
Brightness Control yes
Home Screen Shortcuts Customization yes
Map Provider HERE®
Points-of-Interest (POIs) Yes
Coverage Area Australia
3D Landmarks yes
3D City Map yes
Display Modes 2D Heading-Up, 2D North-Up, 3D View
Text-to-Speech (TTS) Voice Guidance with Street Names yes
Lane Information yes
Speed Limit & Warnings yes
SUNA Live Traffic Management yes
RDS-TMC Traffic Tuner Built-in
External GPS Antenna yes
Built-in Bluetooth® yes
Hands-Free Profile (HFP) Yes
Audio/Video Remote Control Profile (AVRCP) Yes
Audio Streaming (A2DP) yes
Secure Simple Pairing (SSP) yes
Sound Retriever Air yes
AM/FM Tuner yes
DAB+ Digital Radio yes
24 Presets yes
Best Station Memory (BSM) yes
Local Seek Tuning yes
RDS yes
Supertuner® IIID yes
Apple CarPlay™ (iPhone 5 or later) yes
Android Auto™ no
Siri® Eyes Free yes
USB Direct Control for iPod®/iPhone® yes
USB Direct Control for Android smartphone yes
AppRadio® Mode iPhone, Android
AppRadio® Live yes
CD/CD-R/RW Playback yes
MP3 Audio Playback Via CD/USB
WMA Audio Playback Via CD/USB
AAC Audio Playback Via CD/USB
WAV Audio Playback Via USB
FLAC Audio Playback Via USB
DVD/DVD-R/RW/DVD-Video Playback yes
MPEG-1 Video Playback Via DVD
MPEG-2 Video Playback Via DVD
MPEG-4 Video Playback Via DVD/USB
AVI/DivX Video Playback DivX via DVD/USB
WMV Video Playback Via USB
JPEG Photo Slideshow Viewer Via USB
RCA Preouts 3 (Front, Rear, Subwoofer)
Built-in Amplifier MOSFET 50W x 4
Auto EQ (CD-MC20 required) yes
Easy EQ (EEQ) Preset Equalizer no
Customizable Graphic Equalizer 13-Band
D/A Converter 24-Bit
Time Alignment (CD-MC20 required) Auto
Subwoofer Control yes
Listening Position Selector yes
Advanced Sound Retriever yes
HDMI® Input yes
USB Dual
SD/SDHC Memory Card Slot SD, SDHC
AUX Input Front
Camera Input Dual Camera Input
Dual Zone Rear-Seat Entertainment yes
Wired Remote Input yes
Composite Video Output yes
Composite AV Input Audio, Video
USB Direct Control for iPod®/iPhone®
Detachable Face Security Fixed
Warranty (must be purchased from a Authorized Pioneer Dealer) 3 Years
2006 CEA Compliant yes


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