Monday, January 4, 2016
CES 2016 - Ford to add Audroid auto and Apple Carplay option to 2017 models
Ford has anounced plans to add Googles Android auto system and Apple's Carplay system to its 2017 lineup's infotainment system .
Android Auto - Googles intergrated car system is designed to pair with Android handsets to sync information from the phone to the car .Apple also has a similar platform called carplay and both systems are said to be available through Ford's intergrated Sync 3 infotainment unit.Although it sounds fancy ,Ford expects a majority of their future vehicles to have it by default at the year 2020
Current year 2016 models equipped with Sync will recieve a update to the Sync 3 standard and all 2017 models will get it along with new features such as LTE connectivity for car tracking and remote access to the cars doors and engine.
Written by Rakitha for MasHD