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BAsK510
07-12-2005, 05:00 AM
Cant decide which to get...its going in a 2002 impala...anyone have experience with either or have some suggestions...

BAsK

BAsK510
07-12-2005, 06:57 PM
lol...any particular reason u hate JVC...any other suggestions...

BAsK

stones
07-12-2005, 06:59 PM
I would take the Kenwood over the JVC, better engineered IMO.

BAsK510
07-12-2005, 07:16 PM
Kenwood ez500

MP3 & WMA File Playback
Flip Down Removable Faceplate
Full Dot Matrix Display with White LED Backlight
Large Rotary Volume Knob with Rubber Grip
Matching Multi-Function Jog Dial
Glossy Ebony Finish
Red or Green Selectable Illumination Color
CD-R / CD-RW Compatible
CD Text with Disc Naming
System Q EX Equalizer with User Memory
EQ Speaker Size Selector
50W x 4 (max) MOSFET Amplifier
Internal Amplifier Mute
2 Sets (Front & Rear or Front & Non-Fading) Preamp Outputs
High-Pass and Low-Pass Electronic Crossovers
Dual Zone / Dual Source Output
Rear Auxiliary Input
Source Tone Memory
24 AM / FM Presets
Station Naming
Programmable Security Code
Sirius Satellite Radio & HD Radio Ready
CD Changer & Music Keg™ Control
Faceplate Carrying Case
Grip Type Remote Control
Anti Theft: Removable Faceplate
Preamp Outputs: 2 sets
Preamp Output Voltage: 2 volts
CD Changer Controls: Yes
Remote Control: Yes
RMS Power: 22W x 4
Peak Power: 50W x 4
CD Frequency Response: 10-20,000 Hz
FM Mono Sensitivity: 9.3 dBf
CD Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 105 dB
Amp Total Harmonic Distortion: 0.01 %

JVC KD-AR860

CD / MP3 / WMA Playback
CD-R / CD-RW Compatible
PiCT (Personalized Image Capture Technology)
Download Images from JVC's Website
Burn Images and Full Motion Video to a CD-R
Upload Pictures, Album Covers, and More
Save Personalized Messages for Power On & Off
Link Images to Individual MP3 Folders
Create a Screensaver and 90-Image Slideshow
Customize the 3D Display
MOSFET Power Amp
SIRIUS Ready
HS-IIIi Tuner
Motorized Slide-Down Detachable Face
3-Bank Parametric iEQ
5V Preamp Outputs
Gold-Plated RCA Terminals
2v Subwoofer Output with Level & Frequency Control
Gold-Plated Adjustable Line Input
24-Bit Resolution Burr-Brown 1-Bit DAC
Switchable Dimmer
Amp Defeat Switch
Telephone Mute with CD Pause
Anti Theft: Removable Faceplate
Preamp Outputs: 3 sets
Preamp Output Voltage: 5 volts, 2v
CD Changer Controls: Yes
Remote Control: Yes
RMS Power: 20W x 4
Peak Power: 50W x 4
CD Frequency Response: 10-20,000 Hz
FM Mono Sensitivity: 11.3 dBf
CD Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 98 dB
Amp Total Harmonic Distortion: <1%

stones
07-12-2005, 10:29 PM
Just go buy the dam Kenwood already.
If you have any problems with its quality and SQ you can make a thread blaming me for your purchase, I will take full responsibility.