dvbLOGIC Interface – 2nd Generation with USB – For Mercedes COMAND APS NTG1



Interface Part No.: DVB2-MB1

Vehicle Applications

- Following Mercedes & Maybach models with COMAND APS NTG1 System:

Please Note: This interface is NOT compatible with models fitted with the factory TV Tuner – although this can be removed to enable connection of this interface.

Vehicle Series Year Navigation System
E Class W211 > 05/2008 COMAND APS NTG1
CLS Coupe W219 10/2004 > 03/2008 COMAND APS NTG1
SL R230 06/2004 > 03/2008 COMAND APS NTG1
SLK R171 03/2004 > 03/2008 COMAND APS NTG1
Maybach All vehicles with green Fakra connector on back of Comand


• Full plug & play vehicle-specific dual DVB-T Tuner + USB-AV-Player

• DVB-T-Tuner MPEG2 & MPEG4 compatible (HD)

• USB-AV-Player for USB-media (audio, video, photo) up to 2TB (FAT32 and NTFS)

• Support of all common Audio & Video formats (e.g MKV, MOV, MPEG-1/2/4, H.264)

• USB-AV-Player with last position memory for Audio and Video playback

• 2 x Active DVB-T glass-mount antennas and USB extension with installation socket

• Integrated into and controllable by vehicle infotainment

• AV-input with IR-control channel

• Control of after-market devices, e.g. DVD-player, DAB etc.

• After-market reverse camera input

• Automatic switching to reverse camera input (only from dvbLOGiC mode)

• Reverse camera power (+12V max 1A)

• Rear-seat-entertainment AV-output for AV-sources connected to the dvbLOGiC

• Includes remote control for full DVB-tuner and USB-AV-player functions/rear-seat- entertainment

• Power on remote out trigger signal (+12V max 1A) to switch on connected devices

• Video-in-Motion


Automatic switching to camera only from dvbLOGiC mode as the Comand unit does not support camera functions.

Interface is only compatible with Comand APS NTG1 with green Fakra video connector on the rear.

From approximately week 6 of 2004 it was left out in vehicles which were delivered without factory TV-tuner or factory reverse camera.