- Large 8.95" (22.7-cm) Touchscreen
- Single-DIN chassis gives more installation options
- EXTRA BASS™ adds low-end power
- Create virtual speakers on your dashboard with the Dynamic Stage Organizer
- Ergonomic key terminal for easy operation
A big display, full smartphone connectivity — in a single DIN installation
This media receiver's huge 8.95" (22.7-cm) display seamlessly hovers over your dashboard and works in a single-DIN space. The sturdy mount can be adjusted in three directions to allow for flexible installation in a wide variety of vehicles. And with updated support for smartphones, you'll enjoy safer and easier driving.
Three-way adjustable mount
A huge anti-glare 8.95-inch (22.7 cm) display gives you more intuitive and safer control over music playback and smartphone functions.
The sturdy mount adjusts in three directions, enabling flexible installation 3.
Use with your smartphone
Connect your compatible Apple or Android smartphone to get directions, stream music and more 4 5 6 7.
Everything at a glance
Whether you are getting directions, looking for a song on your smartphone or customizing your sound, the oversized 8.95-inch (22.7-cm) anti-glare touchscreen makes everything easy to see at a glance for safer use on the road.
Three-way adjustable mount
A sturdy and adjustable mount works in three directions. With flexible installation options, it can be installed in a variety of vehicles3.
+ / - 10 degrees
1.57" Min / 2.36" Max
Smarter driving with intelligent voice control
Connect your smartphone to the XAV-AX8000 media receiver and speak through the supplied microphone. Voice control makes it safer and easier than ever to navigate, communicate and play music on the road.
Siri with Apple CarPlay
Easily access the iPhone features you know and love, just by talking to Siri. Music, maps, phone calls and messages are all under your control 4 5.
Voice Control with Android Auto
Use voice commands to dictate messages, take phone calls or get help from Google Maps. You can even control music playback, just by talking 6.
Your personal navigator
Get directions in real time without ever taking your hands off the wheel. Easily navigate to your destination, or search for stops mid-journey.
Navigating with Apple CarPlay
Tell Siri where you're going, and it will give you real-time directions as you drive 4 5.
Navigating with Android Auto
Use Google Maps to get directions and traffic updates whenever you need them 6.
WebLink Cast 7 compatible
WebLink is a lightweight app delivery platform designed especially for in-vehicle use. Using the Android or iOS device connection, it is now possible to mirror your smartphone screen right on the XAV-AX8000 display—for reliable, responsive infotainment anytime on the road.
SiriusXM Radio ready
Connect your SiriusXM Radio satellite tuner (not supplied) to enjoy commercial-free music, sports, news, and entertainment.
Hear music your way
Multiple customization options let you adapt the audio experience to your liking. And with the built-in 4 x 55 W amplification, music sounds clear even at high volumes.
Powerful, clear amplification
Advanced signal processing from the 4 x 55 W Dynamic Reality Amp 2 removes interference, so music sounds clear and detailed. Even when you crank up the volume.
Music that jumps from your dashboard
Sound waves are directional, so if your speakers are in your doors or under your dash, the audio may seem muddy or unclear. Dynamic Stage Organizer adjusts the signal, improving the stereo positioning so music sounds like it's coming from the dashboard.
Sculpt your sound
Tailor the sound to your personal preference with the 10-band graphic equalizer.
Simple button controls
Get instant access to commonly used features such as volume, source, sound settings and voice control, for safe and easy operation on the road.
Rear view camera ready
Have a rear camera installed? View its feed through the screen, along with customizable guidelines that help you back in safely.
Quick wake up 8
With Sony Quick Wake Up, you're ready to go right after turning on the ignition.
Designed with the environment in mind
Sony is committed not only to offering products, services and content that deliver exciting experiences but also to working towards our goal of a zero environmental footprint throughout our business activities.
Bluetooth Audio Features
Audio Codec (Bluetooth Audio)
SBC / AAC
Audio Level Adjustment
Yes (-8 dB to +18 dB)
Cue / Rev
Group (Folder) +/-
Meta Data Indication
Pause (Bluetooth Audio)
Repeat Control (Audio Device side)
Shuffle Control (Audio Device side)
Alphabetical Phonebook Sorting
Call Volume Level Control
Last Dialed Call
YES (select from the dialed call history)
Phone Battery Level Reminder
Phonebook Access via PBAP
Recent Calls (# of)
Ring Volume Level Control
Signal Strength Indication