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Table of Contents
- A Deep Dive Into Atoto’s A6 Pro A6Y2721PRB 2DIN Android Car Navigation Stereo
- Who’s It For?
- What We Like About Atoto A6 Pro A6Y2721PRB 2DIN Android Car Navigation Stereo
- What We Don’t Like About Atoto A6 Pro A6Y2721PRB 2DIN Android Car Navigation Stereo
- What’s Included?
- Overview of Features
- Review Summary
Atoto A6 is a multi-media device that looks like a tablet and includes many of the popular and convenient functions that drivers want easy access to while driving.
The stereo function is a priority for any driver on the road. In addition to the radio, you can load up on your favorite music or connect a thumb drive that contains all your music and videos, too.
This unit, like a tablet or smartphone, has access to Google Play so you can upload any app you wish. The 7’’ touch screen display is very easy on the eyes while you read emails and PDF documents. The head units have a 1024-600 resolution, connect to WiFi, and comes with two built-in Bluetooth adapters.
You can pair your smartphone so you can answer all of your calls hand-free which keeps you safe on the road.
When driving at night and you need to see what is going on behind you the back-up camera provides clear images to ease your night traveling experience.
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Who’s It For?
This is a great addition for a driver who is behind the wheel a lot and really appreciates accessing Atoto A6 Pro’s features to maximize their time while on the road.
From listening to music (radio or your own playlist), audiobooks, and podcasts on this device’s stereo system with quality sound and bass to viewing GPS directions or watching movies on the high-resolution screen.
The safety-conscious will appreciate the hands-free options Atoto A6 Pro offers and even more – there are gestures motions to navigate this device. For example, make a rotation in front of the screen and you can control the volume or mute with one motion.
The touch screen is very responsive and you don’t need to press hard to prompt the device to get you where you want to go. When using Google maps, reading documents or emails, the text is clear thanks to the high-resolution screen. No worries about eye strain.
When viewing a video or GPS directions, the screen quality is like watching on the computer. The GPS is very accurate and reliable and there is no lag when updating to the current position.
With a strong WiFi and Bluetooth connection, you will not experience problems with sudden disconnections. The system easily pairs to both iPhone or Android phones. It is very easy to reset the connections when you switch out one phone for another.
The music sounds great, the bass is deep and strong and the variety of songs is extensive. The price is affordable and for all the features you get with this device is worth the money.
There is a glare on the screen. This model does not come with an HD radio. The WiFi adapter is weak and slow. The loudspeaker is really low.
The device can take up to 5 minutes or more before it is fully on and ready to be used.
The apps upload very slowly. There are many apps that are not compatible with this device. The apps that do upload do so very slowly and it can freeze at times and can take a while before it continues to work again.
- The loading is extremely fast
- Gesture controls
- The display is big and clear not straining your eyes
- The video viewing feature is comparable to a computer
- No steering wheels control
- Customer help may take a long time
- WiFi adapter is weak and slow
- East connection adapter doesn’t work
Atoto A6 Pro has the latest features to provide all the conveniences you seek like:
- Toshiba Ultra-powerful Pre-amplifier IC
- 178° full-viewing angle IPS display screen
- Max 2A Quick Charge
- USB interfaces for connecting to USB On-dash camera/3G dongle/TPMS & more!
- AUX audio (Left/Right)/video input
- Built-in EasyConnect app allows users (via USB/WiFi) to display on Atoto what’s displayed on the smartphone screen
- Built-in GPS navigation
- FM/AM Radio tuner with RDS,
- Backup camera/dash camera input/TPMS/Dab + input,
- Steering wheel audio control.
- Bluetooth allows for handsfree and data transfer, max 2A quick charge, and quick booting.
Overview of Features
With Toshiba’s ultra-powerful preamplifier with higher RMS power output get sought-after quality performance. You can rely upon the Qualcomm Bluetooth 5.0 with aptX feature, to easily pair with your smartphone (if equipped with Bluetooth aptX) and stream quality sound, wirelessly.
WiFi reception works together with the built-in microphone and you can talk hands-free while driving. A strong reception during your call is thanks to a solid connection with no worries about your call dropping during your chats. The built-in microphone picks up lower decibels so you need not raise your voice through the call.
In addition to talking on your phone, the dual Bluetooth allows you to access your phone to play your music, watch videos, and more on the Atoto A6 Pro stereo.
When viewing videos, YouTube, or any other visual resource the 178° full-viewing angle IPS display screen has high-end contrast significantly which offers you an optimal viewing experience even in daylight!
A6 Pro’s reversing camera video input includes extra two video inputs (CVBS signal) which allows users to connect up to 2 cameras simultaneously for a special purpose (side camera view, front off-road camera view).
The added convenience of the Hands Gesture Recognition Sensor lets the driver keep their eyes on the road while making hand gestures to adjust the volume, skip tracks, and access other functions of this device quickly.
The system’s firmware, Atoto AICE OS 9.6, for A6 Series offers distinct features of like activating the phone’s voice assistant (Siri, Google Assistant) via Bluetooth. Another feature is the ability to use the phone’s Bluetooth to automatically unlock the A6 screen once the phone is connected to Atoto A6.
Atoto A6’s wheel safety control gives you hands-free access to your stereo without needing to risk taking your eyes off the road even for a few seconds just to push any buttons.
In the event that you cannot use your GPS due to lack of internet access in the area, Atoto A6 offers Google Maps pre-installed into the device. Now you can download an offline map to navigate until you reach an internet-accessible location.
When pairing your phone with the Atoto A6 Pro the phone battery is prone to drain rather quickly when utilizing the multiple features it can access from this device. Atoto A6 Pro has anticipated this by offering the Max 2A Quick Charge. Powered by inner PMS IC, Max 2A delivers charges a smartphone battery faster than a USB charger connected to any other Android car stereos (500mA – 600mA).
Let’s not forget that the main use of any scar stereo is to access music. Atoto A6 Pro offers multiple ways to maximize your music enjoyment. Play whatever is on the FM station of your choice. Insert your Micro USB Drive or Micro SD and play the list of songs you have put together on your cherished playlist. When your phone is paired with Atoto A6 Pro you can play the music directly from your phone’s playlist.
Atoto A6’s Quick Booting feature gets your stereo up and running within seconds, which is convenient as you can get the music playing while keeping your eyes on the road.
Atoto A6 Pro provides you with the best features to give you all the conveniences possible, all for the purpose of enjoyment, ease, and safety while you are on the road.
This device does so much from this one screen. Play music, videos, navigate on the road with the built-in GPS, hand gestures, access to so many apps to enhance your driving experience.
Enjoy the freedom that Atoto A6 Pro offers so your travels will be memorable and safe for you and your family.
Question: Can my phone connect to Bluetooth when the audio and the internet are running at the same time?
Answer: Atoto A6 is equipped with two Bluetooth modules (Bluetooth 1 and Bluetooth 2 ). The purpose of that is for you to be able to connect one phone to Bluetooth 1 to stream music and at the same time, you can also connect the same phone to Bluetooth 2 for Bluetooth tethering at the same time.
Question: What is necessary from android auto features when buying this?
Answer: Without an Android auto/car adapter you will not be able to use the Android auto function on the car stereo.
Question: Is there an OBD dongle feature included in this stereo?
Answer: The Atoto A6 is able to connect to most Bluetooth OBD2 devices on Amazon, while another Android car stereo may only support basic Bluetooth OBD2. If necessary, there is an OBD app called Torque inside the A6, there is also an option of using a third-party Bluetooth OBD app.