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Alik4041
11-19-2008, 09:45 PM
I've been doing some research about the CDA-9884 and have read about the 2v vs 4v, ipod issues, etc. My question is whether this head unit will have no problems with the rest of my setup. BTW, I chose this unit cause it matches the lighting in my car and it's cheaper then the others 86,87. The setup will include an Alpine swrs-1242D 12" type r being powered by an Alpine MRP-M500 amp. I'll toss in a picture of my car too :p: Currently all stock. This will be my first of many additions to this car. Only 1200 miles lol :D

Oh and this is the thread that started it all:
http://www.caraudio.com/forum/showthread.php?t=362570

http://i11.photobucket.com/albums/a168/Alik4041/Car/Car061.jpg

speedfreak28
11-19-2008, 09:47 PM
That is a decent unit for a basic setup, depending on your goals or need to upgrade in the future you may wanna go with the 9886 or 9887. Also the screen color can be changed on the latter 2 units to red and blue also. good luck.

Alik4041
11-19-2008, 09:52 PM
Wait what? the screen color can be changed? how? This is news to me.

speedfreak28
11-19-2008, 09:57 PM
Its in the menu(illumination), I know my 9887 has 5 settings
all blue
green and blue
red and blue
amber and red
all red

Alik4041
11-19-2008, 10:02 PM
with the buttons too?

speedfreak28
11-19-2008, 10:15 PM
yes, if theres a loclal shop go check it out in person and see for yourself.

Alik4041
11-19-2008, 10:33 PM
Thanks, just found this video. Looks nice. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HbLi0hnT4Hg

bigaudiofanatic
11-19-2008, 10:43 PM
I would go with it but I like the 9887 myself seems nice to me