Sony MDX-M690


Name MDX-M690
Manufacturer Sony
Released 2001/05
Device type auto
Recorder Player
NetMD No
Hi-MD No
Radio Yes - 88-108MHz
Dimensions 1-DIN W 182 × H 53 × D 160mm
Weight 1500
ATRAC ver Type-R
Battery notes
Sidecar (depr) No
Voltage 12
Power cable
Price (launch)
¥69 000
Outputs RCA out, Speaker amplifier
Control 3.5mm control

Main Features:

  • Multi language
  • SSIR-EXA ABC tuner - Can adjust the tuner bandwidth depending on current environmental conditions.
  • FM-18/MW-6/LW-6 Presets - using BTM (Best Tuning Memory)
  • Improved sound quality and adjacent station interference result.
  • DAB control
  • RDS/EON.
  • Multi colour display / Dot matrix display - Contrast Adjustment
  • Display dimmer - Key Illumination: red
  • Safety Commander interface: 3.5 mm
  • Sensor for IR commander (Hi-Band), Infra red (Hi-Band)
  • Removable front panel, Clock
  • Telephone Attenuator

MiniDisc: MDLP, Shock Resistant memory: 4 Mbit, 10 sec, Wide Bit Stream, Data Compression: ATRAC, ATRAC3, Digital filter: 8 fs, D/A conversion: 1 bit Frequency response: 10-20000 Hz, Signal to noise ratio : 90 dB, Repeat, Shuffle.

CD Changer Control: CD Text, Custom file, CD/MD List function, CD Title/Scroll, Repeat, Shuffle. Amplifier: DSO (Dynamic Soundstage Organiser), EQ-7 (7-band Equalizer), separate Bass, Treble control, Loudness, Pre-amp output: Front and Rear (HPF - swicthable Highpass), Mono sub-output and swicthable Low Pass filter, Sub volume control. 4 x 27 W output power, 4 x 52 W maximum.

Model Name Using Similar Mechanism: MDX-CA680
Base Mechanism Type: MG-164MA-138
Optical Pick-up: KMS-241C

Content adapted from: Autosound Magazine Review A tourist model was released in June 2001

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