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Sony DSX-A50BT In-Car Radio & Digital Media Player with Bluetooth

Sony DSX-A50BT In-car radio & digital media player with Bluetooth, hands-free set-up and front USB input
Average Customer Rating:
4.667 out of 5
4.7
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(6 Reviews) 6
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6 of 6(100%)reviewers would recommend this product to a friend 
Customer Reviews for Sony DSX-A50BT In-Car Radio & Digital Media Player with Bluetooth
Review 1 for Sony DSX-A50BT In-Car Radio & Digital Media Player with Bluetooth
Overall Rating 
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Great Device,
September 01, 2013
By Gashead61
from South Wales
Quality 
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Value 
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Features/Spec 
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Pros: great reception on hands free calls.
"I purchased this after buying another brand which I had to return as medium wave had an awful reception, I did a bit of research IR reading Customer Reviews and went for this one.
Mitchell at Blackwood Branch in South Wales dealt with me over a number of days while I was getting this sorted and he was just brilliant in getting this sorted. I had to have radios pit in and out and tested over a number of days.
This Sony one is great for Hands Free calls and can hear people clearly both ends, it has built in mic, other brand had microphone which was not best for calls. Great to play music off I Phone via blue tooth. Have USB stick with over 2000 tracks, need to put these in folders as will not show all these tracks on one go. O had great service from Blackwood branch and think this product is superb.
"
Would you recommend this product to a friend? Yes
Age Group: 45 - 54
Gender: Male
Attitude to Shopping: Quality Seeker - I'd rather spend a little extra on something if I know its going to last
Family: I'm Living with Partner/Spouse - With Children
How many cars: 1
Attitude to specs and technology: Comfortable
Who will use this Product? Just Me
Which Store did you visit? BLACKWOOD
+2points
2out of 2found this review helpful.
Review 2 for Sony DSX-A50BT In-Car Radio & Digital Media Player with Bluetooth
Overall Rating 
4 out of 5
4 out of 5
If you're happy without a CD player, this is a great stereo,
December 04, 2012
By Nickedynick
from Stroud, UK
Quality 
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Value 
4 out of 5
4 out of 5
Features/Spec 
4 out of 5
4 out of 5
"Having gradually come to the realisation that I rarely actually used the CD player on my existing stereo, and wanted to have Bluetooth functionality in my car, I thought I'd give this a go.
I have to say, I'm very impressed. Great sound, simple setup, and linked to my phone (HTC Sensation, running CyanogenMod 10) extremely simply."
Would you recommend this product to a friend? Yes
Age Group: Under 25
Gender: Male
Attitude to Shopping: Quality Seeker - I'd rather spend a little extra on something if I know its going to last
Family: I'm Living with Partner/Spouse - No Children
How many cars: 1
Attitude to specs and technology: Expert
Who will use this Product? Just Me
+3points
4out of 5found this review helpful.
Review 3 for Sony DSX-A50BT In-Car Radio & Digital Media Player with Bluetooth
Overall Rating 
4 out of 5
4 out of 5
Sony dsx-a50bt,
December 04, 2012
By Stewpott
from Bedfordshire
Quality 
4 out of 5
4 out of 5
Value 
4 out of 5
4 out of 5
Features/Spec 
3 out of 5
3 out of 5
Pros: price
Cons: looks
"Nice compact head unit that works well
But A little cheap in looks
"
Would you recommend this product to a friend? Yes
Age Group: 35 - 44
Gender: Male
Attitude to Shopping: Value for Money - I like things to be as cheap as possible
How many cars: More than 3
Attitude to specs and technology: Proficient
Who will use this Product? Spouse/Partner
0points
1out of 2found this review helpful.
Review 4 for Sony DSX-A50BT In-Car Radio & Digital Media Player with Bluetooth
Overall Rating 
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
brilliant,
November 18, 2012
By laurie19
from glasgow
Quality 
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Value 
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Features/Spec 
4 out of 5
4 out of 5
Pros: bluetooth, aux, radio, hands free calling
Cons: no cd player, cant change light colour
"Couldn't decide if I wanted Bluetooth connectivity or not so I bought one with and one without. In the end I kept the one with, this one. Took me 15 mins to fit it (because I have a Micra and although this is standard width the micras space was sufficient except for a dip for a screw that was in the way, halfords lent me a screwdriver and i opened it up and it fitted fine) the 2/3 size is good too. Don't panic when you see the back there is an extention (and remote!!) in a bag so your standard Ariel will fit fine.
The functions are amazing. Especially the Bluetooth, I got my windows phone and my mums android phone connected in minutes. The sound quality is amazing people can hear us well too. You can preset phone number which means you press 2 buttons and you're phoning someone on your speed dial!
The Bluetooth audio connection is fantastic. This means you can play music from your phone or tablet through Bluetooth to the speakers in the car. The functions on the head unit control the songs too. So you dont have to go to your phone to change the song.
One thing to remember: there is no CD player! I didn't realise till my dad pointed it out but i won't use it anyway. I didn't use it on my old one so nothing missed for me.
There's also a remote control in the box and a case for the front panel if you choose to take it off. Nice touches from Sony."
Would you recommend this product to a friend? Yes
+5points
6out of 7found this review helpful.
Review 5 for Sony DSX-A50BT In-Car Radio & Digital Media Player with Bluetooth
Overall Rating 
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
sony DSX-A50BT,
November 09, 2012
By ijoel
from hayling island
Quality 
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Value 
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Features/Spec 
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
"very happy with item and will recommend quick postage and happy and friendly"
Would you recommend this product to a friend? Yes
Age Group: 35 - 44
Gender: Male
Attitude to Shopping: Value for Money - I like things to be as cheap as possible
Family: I'm Single - With No Children
How many cars: 1
Attitude to specs and technology: Comfortable
Who will use this Product? Spouse/Partner
+2points
2out of 2found this review helpful.
Review 6 for Sony DSX-A50BT In-Car Radio & Digital Media Player with Bluetooth
Overall Rating 
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Excellent item,
September 14, 2012
By JeremyB
Quality 
4 out of 5
4 out of 5
Value 
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Features/Spec 
4 out of 5
4 out of 5
Pros: easy setup, short din so fits easily.
Cons: no cd player
"The item itself if a great device. Managed to fit it in about 5 minutes, and was up and running with Phone connection (Android) in 10 minutes. Also, once connected to the Android we had music streaming straight away, which was a surprise.
For the price I can't really fault it.
"
Would you recommend this product to a friend? Yes
Age Group: 35 - 44
Gender: Male
Attitude to Shopping: Quality Seeker - I'd rather spend a little extra on something if I know its going to last
Family: I'm Living with Partner/Spouse - With Children
How many cars: 3
Attitude to specs and technology: Expert
Who will use this Product? Spouse/Partner
+29points
30out of 31found this review helpful.