Pioneer has announced three new head units that support Android Auto (and Apple CarPlay if you’re into that sort of thing). The three head units are the AVH-3300NEX, AVH-2330NEX, AVH-2300NEX.
The 3300 is a single DIN head unit with a slide-out capacitive display, which retails for $600. The 2330 and 2300 ... Read More »
Google Maps has been the only option for navigation when it comes to Android Auto since its launch, but that may change soon. Google announced Waze support months ago, but this is the first we’re hearing about progress.
The Waze Beta ... Read More »
Android Auto is continuing to be adopted by car manufacturers, though some are stubbornly avoiding the new tech (we’re looking at you, Toyota). Kia and Mercedes have announced a bunch of new models that will have Android Auto support.
These are Kia’s supported models:
2014 – 2016 Soul 2015 Optima 2015 – 2016 Optima Hybrid 2015 ... Read More »
In late June, Google officially introduced Android Auto, a new way for Android users to experience the platform while in an automobile. The platform is essentially an extension of their Android smartphone, with a specialized user interface designed for easy access to certain features on a large display. It’s scheduled to launch in late ... Read More »
In-car entertainment systems are known to be subpar compared to the smartphone in your pocket. Not only are they often slower and more poorly designed, but they’re far more expensive too. Google is looking to change that with Android Auto, the companies newly announced in-car system that will rely on your phone.
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Motor Trend is reporting that car giant GM is in talks with Google to bring Android to their fleet of cars. This is meant to be similar to what Ford has done with Ford Sync, in that Android will either offer an in-car operating system or simply better syncing with phones. Since GM has already ... Read More »
Voice and in-car controls cruise enable manipulation of apps.