Also the VW Transporter T4 1998-2009
Need a CD?
Looking for an android headunit to fit the T5 that also has a CD player?
We have reviewed one here for you and given you our key points that makes it better than the others available.
Although it looks like a standard double din factory radio, the early VW Transporter T5 benefits from a custom fit android headunit. This make the installation much more of a plug-and-play job with factory style connectors supplied. You also get the very important CAN bus adaptor included in the box.
You need a fast and capable android headunit that can run google maps, maybe you want to use sygic instead? A clear 7″ screen, it has to play CDs and use DAB+ radio. Our recommendation for the T5 covers all those bases and more! It can do all of the usual android headunit features like a VW logo on the screen, streaming music or just FM radio. Wifi and GPS are both standard features on an android headunit and google maps is free. Hands free calling is included with his one (with external microphone option).
Yes, yes, yes! You can connect a reversing camera to our recommended headunit. The screen will automatically switch to the rear view camera when reverse gear is selected. It is compatible with any of the universal reversing cameras for an android headunit. You even get a basic camera supplied in the box, that is all you need.
Or recommendation for the android headunit that includes a CD drive and is a factory fit for the VW Transporter T5 1998-2009 is this PX5 Octa Core android headunit. It covers all the android things you need and is an easy fit that sits flush with the dashboard. Just like it was factory fitted.
[review_summary title=”Quick Review summary” summary=”Custom fir for 1998 to 2009 VW T5″ positives=”fast processor (OctaCore)
CD Drive included, will play CDs
has Physical volume control
easy install leads supplied
external microphone included
reversing camera included
DSP option available (better sound)” negatives=”not the very latest processor,”]
[rating title=”Speed” value=”4″ range=”5″]
[rating title=”Value for money” value=”4″ range=”5″]
[rating title=”Quality of construction” value=”4″ range=”5″]
[rating title=”Ease of install” value=”4.5″ range=”5″]