Hyundai Canada


03/31/2016, Fountain Valley, CA

Apple CarPlay and Android Auto Integration Available on Affordable Sedan

Fountain Valley, Calif., Mar. 31, 2016 – Hyundai is adding Apple CarPlay support to new 2016 Sonatas. 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.

“2016 Sonatas with CarPlay are rolling off a public line in Montgomery, Alabama, and nearing during Hyundai dealerships nationwide,” pronounced Mike O’Brien, clamp president, corporate and product planning, Hyundai Motor America. “Not usually is Sonata built in America, it also is built with a high record knowledge in mind.”

CarPlay delivers an now tangible knowledge to iPhone users that will assistance them be now informed and gentle inside their Sonata. 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.

Both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are accessible on a 2016 Sonata’s seven-inch Display Audio touchscreen and eight-inch navigation systems, optimizing a consumer knowledge even serve with a incomparable screen. The CarPlay register of upheld apps can be found during a following link: Android Auto’s app register can be found here:

There will be an proclamation about CarPlay support on a 2016 Sonata Hybrid and Plug-in Hybrid during a after date. Hyundai will also have an proclamation in a nearby destiny associated to CarPlay support for existent 2015 Sonatas with navigation, and 2016 Sonatas with Display Audio or navigation. These updates need a specific chronicle of a on-board navigation map and Hyundai is building a solution, that will yield both a map refurbish and CarPlay support during no additional cost. When a CarPlay refurbish becomes accessible business can be told by providing their hit information during

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-powered “Eyes Free” mode
    • 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
    • Siri Eyes Free 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

Display Audio combines a best of phone-based connectivity technologies with Blue Link. Blue Link provides a full apartment of reserve and evidence features, as good as facilities that are usually probable with an embedded connected automobile system, such as remote engine start, stolen car liberation and remote doorway lock/unlock.