HYUNDAI RELEASES DO-IT-YOURSELF INSTALLATION FOR SMARTPHONE INTEGRATIONS ON SEVERAL EXISTING MODELS

Posted on 20. Apr, 2017 by in Hyundai Canada

Fountain Valley, Calif., May 26, 2016 – Hyundai is adding smartphone integrations to several existent models today, around do-it-yourself installation. The program refurbish concordant with CarPlay and Android Auto is now accessible during no cost by MyHyundai.com (www.myhyundai.com). The program will also be accessible during Hyundai dealerships national for an designation fee, starting in June.

Hyundai Apple CarPlay and Android Auto Compatible Systems

“Launching smartphone integrations on these existent models by MyHyundai will raise a altogether tenure experience,” pronounced Barry Ratzlaff, executive director, digital business formulation and connected operations, Hyundai Motor America. “Existing owners can now get a many out of their smartphones, by simply loading new program into their cars’ infotainment systems. Just a few years ago, they would have had to buy a new automobile to get such a absolute upgrade.”

This is not a initial time Hyundai has done a program ascent accessible regulating a MyHyundai portal. Last year, Android Auto was charity to 2015 Sonata owners with Navigation around MyHyundai.com. Hyundai continues to offer a customer-focused user knowledge by leveraging a MyHyundai.com platform. MyHyundai.com gives business a choice to refurbish their automobile for free, on their possess schedule. Hyundai will continue to supplement value to a vehicles with easy-to-do upgrades around MyHyundai.

To finish a program upgrade, owners need their VIN series and a USB memory hang or a SD label from their Navigation system. MyHyundai.com has designation guides to travel business by a process. In a nearby future, consumers will have entrance to do-it-yourself designation videos. The videos will be found on MyHyundai.com and a Hyundai USA YouTube channel and will embody minute download and designation instructions on a software. How-to-use Apple CarPlay and Android Auto videos also are accessible on MyHyundai.com and a Hyundai USA YouTube channel.

Hyundai will shortly make an proclamation about CarPlay and Android Auto upgrades for a following 2016 model-year vehicles versed with Navigation: Sonata Hybrid, Sonata Plug-In Hybrid, Veloster and Azera. 

Upgrade Times – Times are contingent on Internet speed

Year

Model

Trim Details

Computer Download Time

Software
Upload Time
(Inside vehicle)

Requires Map Update Via
SD Card

2015

Sonata

With Navigation

1 – 3 hours

40 mins.

Yes

2016

Sonata

With Navigation

1 – 3 hours

40 mins.

Yes

2016

Sonata

With a seven-inch touchscreen display

15 – 30 mins.

20 mins.

 

2015

Genesis

With a eight-inch touchscreen Navigation complement with rearview camera

1 – 3 hours

40 mins.

Yes

2016

Genesis

With a eight-inch touchscreen Navigation complement with rearview camera

1 – 3 hours

40 mins.

Yes

2016

Elantra GT

With Navigation

15 – 30 mins.

20 mins.

Yes

2016

Tucson

With Navigation

1 – 3 hours

40 mins.

Yes

2017

Santa Fe

With a seven-inch touchscreen display

15 – 30 mins.

20 mins.

 

2017

Santa Fe

With Navigation

15 – 30 mins.

20 mins.

 

2017

Santa Fe Sport

With a seven-inch touchscreen display

15 – 30 mins.

20 mins.

 

2017

Santa Fe Sport

With Navigation

15 – 30 mins.

20 mins.

 


Dealer Fees
If a patron does not wish to finish a program download and upload procession on their own, they can take their automobile into their internal dealer. The play will assign a patron a price for a labor compulsory to implement a software.

Apple CarPlay

HYUNDAI ADDS APPLE CARPLAY SUPPORT TO 2016 SONATA

CarPlay is a smarter, safer and easier approach to use an iPhone® in a automobile and gives users a facilities they wish such as Phone, Messages, Music and Maps, while permitting them to stay focused on a road.

CarPlay delivers an now tangible knowledge to iPhone users that will assistance them be now informed and gentle inside their Hyundai. CarPlay support lets drivers make calls, get directions optimized for trade conditions, listen to song and entrance messages. With CarPlay, Siri provides drivers an eyes-free knowledge by responding to requests by voice commands that are simply and directly accessed by a steering wheel’s voice button. Using a Lightning connector, CarPlay works with iPhone 5 and newer models regulating a iOS 7.1 or aloft handling systems. The CarPlay register of upheld apps can be found during a following link: http://www.apple.com/ios/carplay/.

Android Auto

HYUNDAI RELEASES DO-IT-YOURSELF INSTALLATION FOR SMARTPHONE INTEGRATIONS ON SEVERAL EXISTING MODELS

Similar to CarPlay, Android Auto helps keep drivers’ eyes and courtesy on a highway by integrating a modernized driving-related functions of a user’s smartphone with a informed centralized screen, earthy controls and microphone of their car. Furthermore, a smartphone’s shade becomes “locked,” so drivers are not tempted to demeanour down and correlate with their phones directly, while Android Auto is in use.

Owners will need a Android 5.0 “Lollipop” handling complement or after and a Android Auto messenger app on their concordant phone to implement Android Auto. A micro USB wire is compulsory to bond a phone to a car’s USB port. The initial time an owners plugs his or her phone into their parked concordant Hyundai, a phone will prompt a download of a Android Auto messenger app from a Google Play store. Users of Android Auto will now commend informed Android phone applications, such as Google Maps, Google Now, messaging, phone job and Google Play Music. These applications can be tranquil by voice, steering circle controls and touchscreen. Android Auto will also offer many renouned third-party audio apps, including iHeartRadio, Spotify, TuneIn, NPR, Stitcher, Slacker, Skype, TextMe and many more.

Display Audio
Hyundai’s Display Audio complement facilities a high-resolution seven-inch tone touch-screen arrangement optimized privately for smartphone integrations and Blue Link®. In addition, Display Audio incorporates Hyundai’s latest and many innovative in-vehicle record by charity a simple, multi-use home screen, HD Radio® capability, churned AM, FM and SiriusXM presets, along with Pandora-link integration.

Additional Display Audio Features:

  • Integration with Apple’s Siri Eyes Free and CarPlay

    • Functionality allows owners of concordant vehicles to use a voice authority symbol on a steering circle to ask Siri questions but holding their eyes off a road
    • Supports creation calls, selecting and personification music, component and reading behind content messages, regulating Maps and removing directions, reading notifications, anticipating calendar information, and adding reminders, among other functions
  • Integration with Google’s voice actions and predictive Google Now functionality by Android Auto

    • Functionality allows owners of concordant vehicles to find destinations in Google Maps, set appointment reminders, make and accept calls, respond to content messages with discerning voice commands and more
  • Pandora integration
  • SiriusXM Satellite Radio with extended features

    • Pause, behind and play for stream station
    • Automatic recording of tip 6 presets
  • SiriusXM Travel Link

    • Sports scores and schedules, batch ticker, film times, fuel prices and weather/alerts
  • Advanced voice recognition
  • Multi-touch shade that supports appropriate and clean gestures
  • New home shade with mixed functions

Eight-Inch Navigation System
Hyundai’s eight-inch navigation complement offers an extended arrangement and home shade that shows map and song information, regardless of a song source.

Blue Link
Blue Link brings seamless connectivity directly into a automobile with record like Remote Start with Climate Control, a Monthly Vehicle Health Report, Remote Door Lock/Unlock, Car Finder and Stolen Vehicle Recovery. Remote facilities can be accessed around Hyundai’s smartphone app or Web portal. Blue Link also facilities upkeep alerts and reserve features, such as Automatic Collision Notification and SOS. The Blue Link complement uses a 4G connection. The Blue Link Connected Care package includes reserve and evidence facilities and is customary for one year on versed models.

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