Feb 162012

All New Pioneer AVIC-Z140BH 2012 Model Available with a huge discount!

Pioneer AVIC-Z140BH Announcement and OverviewThe brand-new and highly advanced Pioneer avic-z140bh is the most novel invention in the field of Dash-In Multimedia receivers and Navigation that gives the users a cosy experience. It has quite remarkable features when considering navigation and entertainment. With the most advanced navigation systems installed in it, the avic-z140bh can aid you completely through your entire travel in United States of America (Hawaii and Alaska included), Canada and Puerto Rico.. When it comes to entertainment Pioneer avic-z140bh models gives us an entire spectrum of choices. With vigorous features incorporated in it, this model helps the user to access them in a secure and easy way.

Amazing Display

Touchscreen that is enabled with motorised display gives the model a unique touch. The LCD display is coated with an anti-glare coating. The screen has a high resolution WVGA display with aspect ratio of 16:9. The display is totally adjustable and can be set at a selected angle.The Home screens are customizable to a great extent. Shortcuts are offered to provide easier access and they have illuminative buttons with 36,728 colours.

Navigation options:

This model has millions of point of search programmed in it along with three dimensional landmarks. With a memory size of 4GB this model has intelligent re-routing system. They have hybrid sensors along with Fuel Cost Report. Hence it helps the users in planning an optimal route with minimal expense on fuel. They can display the route in 5 different ways i.e., in 2dimension, 3 dimension, Street view, etc., Traffic Message Channel tuner (TMC) helps the user to get update about the traffic in any area.

Connectivity with Bluetooth

Hands free calls can be made and received through this Bluetooth facility that comes along with the AVIC-Z140BH. Hands free profile can be set easily with no sophistication at all. When Bluetooth enabled devices are in the vicinity they can be connected through a function called “Auto connection”.You can also stream music wirelessly through the smartphones and other devices that have Bluetooth facility built in it by pairing the receiver and the other device. One can control the audio files played in the multimedia receiver in the same way.
States of technologies such as Super tuner, HD radio are built in to give the user a brilliant experience in AM and FM. High Definition Radio delivers superior quality digital music in your car. Satellite Radios can also be connected to the receiver by purchasing few extensions that are required. The receiver can also keep in memory about the stations that the user visits frequently.
Internet radio such as Pandora Radio systems can be accessed through this receiver. Aha Radio is used for personalising one’s preferred radio stations, internet radio, requesting for favourite music, traffic reports on certain areas and even suggestions on restaurants. This feature which comes as a total entertainer is one of the exceptional trait in this product. Audio updates about tweets and other features of social networking sites can be got through Aha Radio.

Other Features:

• Input from Rear View Camera
• Traffic Tuner
• Graphic Equaliser with 7 band
• Voice Control for safe driving
• Advanced Sound Retriever
• Parking assistance


Unit is relatively faster  compared to their previous model avic-z130bt. Though the Pioneer avic-z130bt and Pioneer avic-z140bh share the same hardware configuration they are certainly different in terms of software. The latter has more advanced and has unique features that are primarily due to the cutting edge software installed in it.
The pioneer avic-z130bt has an updated Operating System. They are tailored to suit the smart phones such as i-Phones, i-Pads and i-Pods also.
Pioneer avic-z140bh model is compatible with Android phones as well. Whereas the Pioneer avic-z130bt does not support Android phones.
An entire range of i-Phone applications can be accessed right through the dash board of your car. AVIC Apps are compatible in i-Phones and Blackberry mobiles.
Another noteworthy difference is the inclusion of App Mode and the state of art digital locater provided by NAVTEQ which aids in enhanced POI search.
Moreover pioneer avic-z130bt and avic-z120bt models had some play back issues in audio with iOS5 when playing Pandora radio and Aha Radio which was fixed later on. This issue had occurred when i-Phone was installed with iOS5.

Pioneer AVIC-X940BT Technical Specifications


  • 7″ WVGA  800×480 full color display with anti-glare coated LCD screen
  • Widescreen 16:9 aspect ratio
  • Touch screen with Advanced Touch Slide Operation
  • Picture Adjustment
  • DVD, CD, MP3, WMA, AM/FM player
  • Wireless remote control
  • Automatic Display Positioning
  • Motorized Display


  • Flash Memory (for Map Data and Applications): 4 GB
  • Coverage Area: US, Alaska, Hawaii, Canada, Puerto Rico
  • Road Preference
  • Intelligent Re-Route
  • 3D Hybrid Sensor (Gyro & G-Force)
  • TTS (Text-to-Speech) 
  • Points of Interest (POI): Approx. 12 Million
  • AVIC FEEDS Customization (PC Application)
  • Display Modes: 5 (2D/3D/Street View/Rear View/ECO Graph View)
  • Fuel Cost Report
  • ECO Graph
  • TMC Traffic Tuner: Included
  • 3D Landmarks

Power Output:

  • Peak: 4 channels, 50 W per channel
  • RMS: 4 channels, 22 W per channel (Pioneer Certified)
  • RMS: 4 channels, 14 W per channel (CEA Certified)
  • CD Text Display
  • MP3 ID3 Tag Display

Audio and Video Features:

  • Support for DVD, DVD-R, DVD-RW, CD, CD-R, CD-RW, VCD, AAC, DivX, MP3, WMA, WMV, H.264, MPEG-4  and JPEG
  • Supertuner IIID® tuner with 26 stations/6 presets
  • Best Station Memory (BSM)
  • Local seek tuning
  • Radio data system (RDS)
  • XM Satellite Radio: GEX-P920XM required
  • SIRIUS Satellite Radio: CD-SB10 and SC-C1 Sirius Connect Universal Tuner required
  • 8-band graphic equalizer
  • Advanced Sound Retrieval technology. Restores sound quality lost due to digital compression of music
  • 3-Mode loudness setting
  • App mode insures greater compatibility with smartphone applications
  • Dolby Digital decoder
  • 96 kHz/24-bit D/A Converter
  • 10-Bit Video DAC
  • DVD Chapter/Title Direct Search
  • DVD Chapter/Title/Disc Repeat

Voice Control:

  • Dial Phone Number
  • Call Contact from Phonebook
  • Search Ipod® by Artist, Genre or Playlist

Bluetooth  Features:

  • Built-in Bluetooth technology for hands-free talking and Audio Streaming
  • Bluetooth version 2.0 certified
  • Works with most Bluetooth enabled cell phones 

Ipod and Apps:

  • App Mode: iPhone®
  • Advanced App Mode: iPhone®
  • Aha™ Radio App Compatible: iPhone®, Android™
  •  Pandora® Radio App Compatible: iPhone®, Android™
  • AVIC FEEDS App Compatible:  iPhone®, BlackBerry®
  • MusicSphere
  • Direct Control for iPod®/iPhone® (Audio and Video): CD-IU51V cable required

Visit us in just a few weeks as we will prepare at first hand review and best price guide of this model as soon as it is launched to the market.