MP6 (MP611)

Support Resources for MP6 Shallow Mount Stereo

Written by Aquatic AV
Updated over a week ago

What You Looking For?


If you’re looking for superior sound in your boat, spa, or other environmentally challenging environment but have found mounting depth to be a problem, the MP6 Stereo could be your answer. This high-performance waterproof stereo boasts Bluetooth/MP3/USB/AUX listening capabilities, AM/FM radio, wireless or wired remote control ready, and more for an optimal audio experience in marine and spa environments where mounting depth is limited.


  • Bluetooth / MP3 / USB / AUX Stream music from your favorite device with support for Bluetooth Audio, MP3, USB, and AUX input.

  • AM/FM Radio Enjoy AM/FM listening wherever you go and save your favorite stations with 18 FM and 12 AM presets available. Compatible with both US and European frequencies.

  • DAB+ Ready Access hundreds of stations with the DAB+ Digital Radio Receiver (sold separately and only available in Europe).

  • 3" Monochrome Display An optically bonded, tempered glass screen allows users to view track information on a 3″ monochrome LCD display.

  • 288 Watt Amplifier Power up to 8 speakers or a combination of speakers and subwoofers thanks to a powerful 288W amplifier. Class A/B amplifier, 2 Ohm stable.

  • Remote Ready Connect a wireless or wired remote to control your MP6 and view track info wherever you want. This model is compatible with the RF6 handheld wireless remote control and the WR6 wired remote control (both sold separately).

  • 12V Triggers Built-In Control up to two external devices from the stereo or remote control, including amplifiers and deck or spot lighting directly.

  • Variable Brightness Display brightness varies from 100% in normal operation to 30% in dim lighting for optimum viewing day or night, rain or shine.

  • Multi-Environment Protection This device is fully waterproof (rated IP65) and UV/salt/fog resistant to ensure reliable performance even in the toughest conditions.

  • 2 Year Warranty This product comes with a two year warranty that can be extended with product registration online or via the Aquatic AV App.

What's in the Box?

  • MP6 Waterproof Stereo

  • Silicon Dust Faceplate

  • User/Installation Manual

  • 12-pin Wiring Harness (AQ-UNH-2)

  • Mounting Chassis and Hardware

  • Four (4) Stainless Steel Mounting Screws

Environment Install Instruction

  • Install on boat (with ignition): yellow wire (+12 V DC), red wire (switch), black wire (ground).

  • Install on spa / home (no ignition): join the yellow and red wire together like "Y" and put it in +12 V DC. Black wire (ground).

  • Dimensions for the mounting hole: 183mm (W) x 53mm (H).

  • Power supply, if needed, must be 12 V DC and 5 A. Available for purchase from Aquatic AV.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q1 How long is the warranty?

The warranty solely covers the original purchase of an Aquatic AV product from an authorized Aquatic AV dealer. The length of warranty is 2 years starting from the purchase date on audio systems, electronics, speakers, and accessories (receipt required).

Q2 Does it have built in amplifier?

Yes, it does. The built-in amplifier is 288 Watt with power (max) at 4x 45W (4 Ohms) / 4x 72W (2 Ohms).

Q3 What is the display color?

The display color is monochrome with a blue backlight.

Q4 Is it compatible with my old unit?

It has the same 12-pin harness as your old model. If the model you have is 1, 2, 3, or 4 generation, the cable color is the same but the position of the pins on the harness is different. For example, the ground wire (black wire) used to be on pin 10, but is now on pin 12.

Q5 What is the diagram of the 12-pin plug-in?

Q6 Can I listen to music from the USB?

Yes, you can. To listen to music from a USB, connect your USB thumb drive to the female USB connector. If your device is readable, the USB source mode should select automatically and compatible audio content will begin to play.

Q7 Can I charge my phone?

When USB devices such as smartphones or MP3 players are connected with a standard male-to-female USB cable, the device’s battery should begin to charge automatically. The USB connection delivers a 2.1A current for charging.

Q8 How can I reset my MP6?

To reset your MP6 Stereo, press and hold the Audio / Menu button then use the arrow buttons to scroll through the menu items until you come to "Restore". Press the volume knob to select "Restore". This will turn off the stereo to begin the reset. Leave it powered off for 15 seconds before turning the device back on.

Q9 I cannot connect to MP6 via bluetooth. I was able to connect before. What should I do?

If you cannot connect your device to the stereo via Bluetooth, try resetting your MP6 using the "Restore" option. To reset your MP6 Stereo, press and hold the Audio / Menu button then use the arrow buttons to scroll through the menu items until you come to "Restore". Press the volume knob to select "Restore". This will turn off the stereo to begin the reset. Leave the device powered off for at least 15 seconds; during this time open your phone or Bluetooth device and "forget" the MP6 Stereo from your Bluetooth menu. After 15 seconds have passed, power on the stereo and add it again as a new device to your Bluetooth connections menu.

Q10 Is the face plate stable?

The face plate is stable and should remain attached to the unit at all times. The face plate itself is not removable.

Q11 What are the remote control options?

WR6 Wired Remote Control.

RF6 Wireless Remote Control.





Shallow Mount Spa Stereo

Supported Media:

Bluetooth Audio / USB / DAB+ / MP3 / AM / FM / Aux

Device Charging:

via rear USB (2.1A)


Monochrome TFT with blue backlight

Display Brightness:

Variable – 100% or 30% settings


Bluetooth, 1x USB, 1x stereo pair RCA


1x stereo pair RCA (2V)

DAB+ Ready:

18x preset memory. Requires DAB+ Radio Receiver (sold separately)

AM/FM Tuner:

18x FM & 12x AM pre-set memory, switchable US/Euro frequencies

Amplifier Type:

Class A/B (2 Ohm stable)

Power (max):

4x 45W (4 Ohms) / 4x 72W (2 Ohms)

Operation Voltage:

10.5V – 14.4V DC

Current Draw:

10A (max) /


Yes – IP65

Conformal PCB Coating:


Fascia Material:


Chassis Material




UV Protection:

500hrs stable

Salt/Fog Protection:

500hrs stable


Silicon Faceplate Cover (included)

RF6 Handheld Remote Control (sold separately)

WR6 Wired Remote Control (sold separately)

DAB+ Digital Radio Receiver (sold separately and only in Europe)

Additional Features:

Clock display

2x External Triggers (12V DC, 3A)

DSP EQ, Bass/Treble, Balance/Fader, Loudness

Stainless Steel mounting hardware


The size for the hole is 183mm (W) x 53mm (H). The size of the picture is not to scale.

Owner's Manual

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