Audio 20 CD provides entertainment and can be optionally equipped with an integrated CD changer for 6 discs. It is operated through the multifunction steering wheel and also includes loudspeakers adjusted to match the vehicle interior
The system features comprehensive equipment, including a 14.7-centimetre colour display, Aux-in connection in glove compartment, CD player and telephone keypad. Via Bluetooth® it is now possible to display SMS and stream music from an external device to the radio. The classic hands-free function is naturally obligatory.
Perfect acoustics that you can not only hear, but feel as well: The new Bang &Olufsen BeoSound AMG high-end surround sound system sets standards. This system gives ultimate audio enjoyment when driving and impresses in terms of the listening experience, performance and quality of workmanship.
The system is equipped with 14 high-performance loudspeakers, which together with the ICEpower amplifier and the digital signal processor provide 1200 watts output. They combine outstanding technology with an exclusive design to give a truly impressive listening experience.
With the Becker® MAP PILOT it is possible to upgrade the Audio 20 CD radio, fitted as standard, to a full-function navigation system. The control unit can be installed and connected in the glove compartment in just a couple of simple steps, and can be removed at any time.
Overview of functions and equipment:
The COMAND Online multimedia system is the highlight of the new telematics generation. This innovative system features a digital Owner's Manual as well as an internet browser and combines all the audio, telephone and navigation functions.
Overview of functions and equipment:
The Digital Owner’s Manual gives users the option of calling up information on operating their vehicle via the globe symbol of the COMAND Online system.This describes the operation of the vehicle and of the COMAND Online system.
The system can be found in the COMAND Online multimedia system under the globe symbol. The system is controlled via the COMAND Controller on the centre console. Information is easily accessible to the driver and can be found via a visual or a keyword search. Depending on the market variant of the head unit, the user can retrieve information in up to 17 languages.
An additional roof aerial is used for the DAB digital radio. This provides improved reception at near CD quality, a broader selection of stations, as well as more detailed programme and traffic information. Switching between analogue and digital reception is automatic according to network coverage and signal strength.
Great entertainment for rear-seat passengers comes courtesy of the rear-seat entertainment system. Featuring two 20.3 cm TFT colour screens and integrated DVD players on the front-seat head restraints, as well as two sets of headphones and a range of Aux-In connection options, you can watch films or connect a games console on the move. Passengers can even watch television using the optional TV tuner.
The Harman Kardon® Logic 7® surround sound system with Dolby Digital 5.1 and an output of 610 watts turns every journey into an acoustic experience. Fourteen high-performance speakers and the Logic 7® multi-channel surround sound technology provide a three-dimensional sound impression. The automatic volume control adapts the sound in line with the car’s momentary speed.A recharging function and improved reception quality thanks to the connection with the exterior aerial round off this equipment.
All you need for convenience telephony is the Mercedes-Benz head unit with screen, a compatible mobile phone and a cradle to connect your phone to the exterior aerial via a fixed interface in the centre console.
The integrated Bluetooth® interface allows wireless interaction with a compatible mobile phone. The functions of your phone can be accessed via the screen. Incoming text messages can also be displayed here. And if you want to make a call, you can select your contact safely and intuitively using the control unit. A charging function and improved reception quality via a connection to the exterior aerial also add to the features offered by this range of equipment.
The Media Interface with consumer cable kit is a universal interface in the glove compartment used to connect mobile audio/video devices while you’re on the road. You can comfortably access a USB stick, for example, or your iPod® using the vehicle’s control and display units.
The TV tuner makes it possible to watch television during driving breaks: The receiver unit processes DVB-T-standard digital signals and is controlled through the COMAND Online multimedia system; the picture is shown in the system's display, which is positioned in the driver’s central field of vision.
Sound output is via the vehicle's speaker system. The receiving aerial is integrated in the rear window. At speeds above approx. 6 km/h, the image is switched off for safety reasons and reappears when the speed falls below this limit.
 Not available for the E 300 BlueTEC HYBRID.
 Not available for the E 220 CDI BlueEFFICENCY Edition.