It is important to note at this point that only BMWs have wireless CarPlay
Add that to Apple CarPlay
, Android Auto and MirrorLink, and you have one of the best designed and easiest infotainment systems in the market today.
With Apple CarPlay
, the following apps are available to the driver: Telephone, music, maps, news, iTunes, podcasts and audio books, as well as further accredited apps.
According to Ford, in North America it is making Apple CarPlay
and Android Auto available on all 2017 vehicles equipped with SYNC 3, starting with the all-new Ford Escape.
takes the iPhone features you'd want to access while driving and puts them on the vehicle's display in a smart, simple manner, allowing drivers to make calls, send and receive messages and listen to music right from the touchscreen or by voice via Siri.
Touted by Apple as the 'best iPhone experience on four wheels,' CarPlay
is already available in select models from limited manufacturers as of 2014 with the Ferrari FF being the first-ever model to have it.
New Delhi, March 13 -- Toyota Motor Corporation of Japan, the world's largest carmaker by volume of sales, has announced plans to ship its first new car equipped with Apple's new in-car infotainment feature, CarPlay
, only in 2015.
Apple on Monday announced that autos will roll out this year with CarPlay
technology making iPhones helpful road-trip companions, complete with Siri tending to messages.
The vehicle features new LED headlamps with a larger grille and revised fog lamp housing on a new bumper, Honda's latest infotainment system, which comes with satellite navigation, as well as Android Auto and Apple CarPlay
Alpine Electronics of America has made available to all the first aftermarket in-dash receiver dedicated towirelessApple CarPlay
Industry analysts say the fact that only three vehicles are involved suggests Apple is focusing on its CarPlay
connectivity and infotainment platform, Forbes said.
Hyundai is widening its back up for Apples CarPlay
(and Android Auto) to additional vehicles.