|The XM Commander package conta
|The XM Commander package contains an XM Satellite Radio receiver, wired controller/display, wireless remote, a micro antenna, and all the cables. Experience a world beyond AM and FM with up to 100 digital channels of music, news, sports and talk delivered coast to coast. Enjoy XM Satellite Radio over almost any home stereo using AUX or TAPE inputs. This receiver's two-line LCD is white backlit for improved brightness and contrast, displaying a 20-character summary of the current program. The new Remote Commander control provides direct channel selection. A Jog Dial navigator allows channel scrolling and 20-station presets so listeners can access their favorite channels with ease. For use in the Continental USA only.
Controller/Display: The wired
controller/display features a 2-line, 2-3/8" x 7/8" LCD display, a large tuning
wheel and "enter" button, and 10 number keys. It fits into the supplied
flush-mount cradle for a custom installation. The controller/display has a 10'
cable, plus a 13' extension cable to allow you to mount the controller/display
in the front and the receiver in the back of the vehicle. The display features a
pale blue backlight and button illumination. The LCD's contrast can be adjusted
for best viewing.
Remote Control: The supplied
wireless remote control lets you control the XM Commander from anywhere in the
vehicle. Nearly all of the functions accessible from the face of the
controller/display can be accessed from the remote. In addition, the remote has
the exclusive Jump and Scan features. The remote comes with a metal clip and
infrared emitters on both ends to allow you to mount the remote in a permanent
location, if desired.
Display Options: The XM
Commander's controller/display gives you three options for displaying channel
information. Using the controls on the controller/display or the remote control,
you can toggle through the following display options:
- Channel name, channel number, and
- Channel name, channel number, and
- Artist name and song title
Tuning Options: There are
several options for selecting channels on the XM Commander:
- Direct Tuning: You can
select a channel by number by entering the channel number using the number
keys on the unit or remote.
- Preset Tuning: The XM
Commander can store up to 30 preset channels in 3 different memory banks
(Preset A, Preset B, and Preset C). Once a preset bank has been selected, you
can enter the preset number 1-10 from the number keys on the unit or remote.
- Tuning Wheel: You can tune
channels in sequence by rotating the controller/display's tuning wheel.
- Remote Control: You can tune
channels in sequence using the up/down buttons on the remote control.
- Category Tuning:
The two Category Tuning buttons on the
remote control allows you to cycle through the available genres of
programming, such as Decades, Country, Hits, Christian, Rock, Urban, Jazz &
Blues, Dance, Latin, World, Classical, Kids, News, Sports, Comedy, Talk &
Variety, and Premium. Once the category has been selected, you can choose the
channel from that category using the up/down buttons.
TuneSelect: TuneSelect is an XM
feature which allows you to "tag" up to 15 songs you like and have the XM
Commander alert you when any of those songs is playing on a different channel.
Preview: In many cases, you can
preview what artist and song is playing on other channels without changing
channels. When a desired song or artist appears, you can select that channel to
Jump: The Jump feature
(activated by the remote) lets you immediately revert back to last channel
selected. Pressing the<