Configuration of serial port settings, such as baud rate, should be performed via the Simple Blaster Settings web page on the adapter prior to usage. The Simple Cable – Serial cable can be configured into all modes and genders. Certain cases, most notably Samsung TVs with EX-Link, require an attachment to convert the DB9 end of the cable to another connector such as that should be attached to the Simple Cable – Serial cable. See below for information on the type of cable your device needs. (Additional device support can be added to Roomie by advanced users. See this FAQ for more information.)
Cleanly installing an 8” screen into a regular dashboard can be a challenge, so Alpine provides an increasing number of installation kits, including everything from mechanical parts to adapters and interfaces for Steering Wheel Remote Control and Vehicle Display (if available). Installation kits are available for various vehicles like many Volkswagen, Seat and Skoda, Mercedes A Class (W169), B Class (T245), Vito and Viano, Kia Sportage, Mitsubishi ASX, Nissan Qashqai. More kits are under preparation. For more detailed information please ask your dealer.