The most liked 7″ universal Android headunit?

The upgrade

The Pumpkin Universal has had an upgrade. The PX5 processor has served well, but production of chips has moved to scale-up of the newer PX6 processor. Pumpkin has engineered its flagship universal to take advantage of the faster chip and now fit the PX6 in their best universal android headunits. We wave good-bye to the pumpkin PX5 and welcome with open arms the advances in technology that bring even greater speeds to keep ahead of the latest apps with the PX6.

The favourite just got better

In this article we will look at one of the most well liked universal fit, double din android headunits available. A universal fit is just that, not specific for a particular vehicle and ideally suited to older cars and vans that have a double din mounting. It is supplied with the common generic ISO connectors, ideal for connecting adaptors for vehicle specific applications available to make the install much more plug and play.

 

Quality and Speed

The quality of the android pumpkin is very high and well finished, but the supplied cage may not be as well produced and has produced some concerns. The recently upgraded PX6 hexacore based pumpkin with 4Gb RAM has been very well received for it’s fast boot and overall good reliability. The CPU upgrade is a step change in processor speed and is very a welcome improvement. The display is bright and clear and the physical volume control and buttons are a very welcome feature. It is easy to see why this model is still selling well and receives is great reviews.

 

Easy Install ISO

Supplied in the box is the ISO connectors, USB connectors for adding features such as DAB, TPMS or a 4G dongle. The RCA composite video out connectors are compatible with a good number of aftermarket in car entertainment screens. An external microphone is included in the box, and when located properly, it is considered crucial for clear hands free bluetooth calling on the move. Aux IN and Sub OUT are also featured on the supplied loom for greater integration options.

 

The most well liked

 

This Pumpkin may not be the cheapest universal android headunit by any stretch, but it is well made, high quality with plenty of connectivity features and is quite possibly, the most well like android headunit available.

Pumpkin PX6 Quick Review summary:
Quite probably, the most well like android headunit from a well respected brand


Positives:

High quality,
OctaCore PX6,
4Gb RAM,
Plenty of connectivity options,
has fast boot
has RGB
accepts SWC
well proven platform, updated
Rear connectors on flying leads help fit when space is tight
Physical volume control


Negatives:

It is a universal, so additional adaptors may be required to install
concerns over the supplied cage a flush fitting problems

Review Summary:

Speed 5/5
Value for money 5/5
Ease of use 5/5
Ease of install 3/5

 

 

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An android headunit enthusiast with years of experience with in car entertainment installation and design. Encouraging everyone who wants a change to try a different car launcher :)

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