You can control the unit via a connected iPod.
The following iPod models are not compatible with this function.
– iPod nano 1st generation, iPod with video
during playback, then select the control mode.
[CONTROL iPod]: The unit's iPod function can be operated from the connected iPod.
[CONTROL AUDIO]: The unit's iPod function can only be operated by the buttons on
the unit or supplied remote control. In this mode, the connected iPod cannot be
turned on or off.
• Switching the control mode to [CONTROL iPod] pauses song playback. Use the connected iPod to
• The following operations are still accessible from the unit, even if the control mode is set to
– Pause, fast forward/reverse, song/chapter selection
• The volume can only be adjusted from the unit.
You can enjoy listening to an application on an iPhone via the unit. In some cases, you
can control an application by using the unit.
For details on compatible devices, visit our website.
Use of third party apps may involve or require the provision of personally identifiable information,
whether through the creation of a user account or otherwise, and for certain applications, the provision
of geolocation data.
ALL THIRD PARTY APPS ARE THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE PROVIDERS, INCLUDING WITHOUT
LIMITATION COLLECTION AND SECURITY OF USER DATA AND PRIVACY PRACTICES. BY ACCESSING
THIRD PARTY APPS, YOU AGREE TO REVIEW THE TERMS OF SERVICE AND PRIVACY POLICIES OF THE
PROVIDERS. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THE TERMS OR POLICIES OF ANY PROVIDER OR DO NOT
CONSENT TO THE USE OF GEOLOCATION DATA WHERE APPLICABLE, DO NOT USE THAT THIRD PARTY
For iPhone users
This function is compatible with iPhones and iPod touches installed with iOS 5.0 or later.
PIONEER IS NOT LIABLE FOR ANY THIRD PARTY APPS OR CONTENT, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION
THEIR ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS. THE CONTENT AND FUNCTIONALITY OF SUCH APPS ARE THE
SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE APP PROVIDER.
Playback of an application via the unit
Connect this unit with the mobile device.
• iPhone via USB (page 6)
Press SRC/OFF to select [APP].
Operate the mobile device to start up the application.
You can make various adjustments in the FUNCTION settings (page 9).
Select a track
Fast forward or reverse
Using Pioneer ARC APP
You can operate the unit from Pioneer ARC APP installed on an iPhone/Android device.
In some cases, you can control aspects of the application, such as source selection,
pause, etc., by using the unit.
For details on what operations are available on the application, see the application's help
Do not attempt to operate the application while driving. Make sure to pull off the road and park your
vehicle in a safe location before attempting to use the controls on the application.
For iPhone users
This function is compatible with iPhones (iPhone 5 or later) and iPod touches installed
with iOS 8.0 or later.
You can download Pioneer ARC APP on iTunes App Store.
For Android device users
This function is compatible with devices that have Android OS 4.1 or later installed and
also support AOA (Android Open Accessory) 2.0.
You can download Pioneer ARC APP on Google Play™.
Some Android devices connected via AOA 2.0 may not work properly or emit sounds due to their own
software design, regardless of the OS version.
Press and hold