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Sony Launches Two New Receivers With Wireless Android Auto and CarPlay Support
Sony Launches Two New Receivers With Wireless Android Auto and CarPlay Support

12 Jun 2022, 22:14 UTC / The company has recently announced the XAV-AX6000 and the XAV-AX4000, both of which will go on sale later this year starting at $700 and $600, respectively

 
Pioneer Releases New Firmware Update for Android Auto and CarPlay Receivers
Pioneer Releases New Firmware Update for Android Auto and CarPlay Receivers

31 Mar 2022, 21:58 UTC / The latest firmware update is now available for download, bringing several welcome improvements and new capabilities for certain models

 
Pioneer Announces New Firmware Update for Its Android Auto and CarPlay Head Units
Pioneer Announces New Firmware Update for Its Android Auto and CarPlay Head Units

14 Jan 2022, 23:47 UTC / The company has released the update to version 2.01 for a series of head units coming with Android Auto and CarPlay support

 
Alpine Launches New Android Auto and CarPlay Head Units
Alpine Launches New Android Auto and CarPlay Head Units

5 Jan 2022, 22:37 UTC / The new models are available with 9- and 11-inch floating screens and support both wired and wireless connections to run AA and CarPlay

 
Pioneer Releases Head Unit Firmware Update with CarPlay Split-Screen Support
Pioneer Releases Head Unit Firmware Update with CarPlay Split-Screen Support

1 Dec 2021, 22:37 UTC / A new firmware update is now available for a series of AV receivers, and the star of the show is the split-screen capability for CarPlay

 
Dissecting the Pioneer DMH-1500NEX, a Compelling Android Auto Head Unit
Dissecting the Pioneer DMH-1500NEX, a Compelling Android Auto Head Unit

27 Nov 2021, 14:00 UTC / This digital media receiver comes with support for both Android Auto and CarPlay, though it only works with the wired version of the apps

 
Want Wireless Android Auto and CarPlay? This Head Unit Has Both (And Even More)
Want Wireless Android Auto and CarPlay? This Head Unit Has Both (And Even More)

21 Nov 2021, 09:06 UTC / The Pioneer AVH-W4500NEX is one of the best head units currently on the market, allowing for wireless Android Auto and CarPlay in any vehicle

 
This Is the Alpine ILX-F411, a Humongous Android Auto and CarPlay Head Unit
This Is the Alpine ILX-F411, a Humongous Android Auto and CarPlay Head Unit

13 Nov 2021, 08:55 UTC / Alpine has one of the largest Android Auto and CarPlay head units on the market, with the ILX-F411 integrating a screen measuring 11 inches

 
A Closer Look at Sony XAV-AX150, the Affordable Android Auto and CarPlay Head Unit
A Closer Look at Sony XAV-AX150, the Affordable Android Auto and CarPlay Head Unit

6 Nov 2021, 08:14 UTC / Sony XAV-AX150 was launched earlier this year as the company’s new-generation head unit with support for both Android Auto and CarPlay

 
Sony Launches a New Affordable Head Unit with Android Auto and CarPlay
Sony Launches a New Affordable Head Unit with Android Auto and CarPlay

9 Oct 2021, 07:27 UTC / XAV-AX3200 is a new Sony car AV receiver that sports a 6.95-inch display and offers wired Android Auto and CarPlay connectivity

 
Sony Launches Massive 10.1-Inch Head Unit With Wireless Android Auto and CarPlay
Sony Launches Massive 10.1-Inch Head Unit With Wireless Android Auto and CarPlay

30 Jun 2021, 06:37 UTC / The new XAV-9500ES promises not only new-generation wireless connectivity but also premium high-res audio capabilities paired with a huge screen

 
Sony Launches Three New Head Units with Android Auto and CarPlay Support
Sony Launches Three New Head Units with Android Auto and CarPlay Support

24 Apr 2021, 18:48 UTC / The company has recently taken the wraps off a trio of new car AV receivers, namely XAV-AX8100, XAV-AX5600 and XAV-AX150

 
Alpine Launches a New 9-Inch Floating Android Auto Screen
Alpine Launches a New 9-Inch Floating Android Auto Screen

1 Mar 2021, 08:20 UTC / The company has started selling the iLX-F409 receiver after previously announcing it in January at the digital edition of CES

 
Pioneer Announces Firmware Update with Android Auto Goodies
Pioneer Announces Firmware Update with Android Auto Goodies

13 Feb 2021, 18:05 UTC / A new firmware update for a series of Pioneer head units includes Android Auto wireless connectivity improvements, according to the changelog

 
How to Install a Firmware Update on a 2020 Kenwood Head Unit
How to Install a Firmware Update on a 2020 Kenwood Head Unit

31 Jan 2021, 15:24 UTC / If you currently use a Kenwood head unit released in 2020, here’s the easy way to install a new firmware update without professional help

 
Good News for CarPlay Users as Kenwood Ships New Firmware Updates
Good News for CarPlay Users as Kenwood Ships New Firmware Updates

26 Jan 2021, 06:57 UTC / New firmware updates now available for several Kenwood head units, and it’s believed some fixes for CarPlay are also included

 
Genius Creates Custom Setup Making CarPlay Look So Yesterday
Genius Creates Custom Setup Making CarPlay Look So Yesterday

3 Jan 2021, 17:40 UTC / A custom 3D-printed bracket, as well as an iPad running a dedicated car dashboard app, makes for a large display with everything a driver needs

 
Android Auto “Frankenstein” Has a Cooler and Heatsinks, Does Its Job Perfectly
Android Auto “Frankenstein” Has a Cooler and Heatsinks, Does Its Job Perfectly

23 Oct 2020, 21:35 UTC / A PC cooler, heatsinks, and USB connections turn this Android phone into a weird-looking device to power a custom Android Auto experience in the car

 
If You Think Installing an Android Auto Head Unit Is Easy, This Proves You Wrong
If You Think Installing an Android Auto Head Unit Is Easy, This Proves You Wrong

20 Aug 2020, 08:44 UTC / Photo taken by a 2018 Mazda CX-5 owner shows that upgrading to Android Auto isn’t necessarily the easiest thing to do and could easily cause a panic attack

 
Lamborghini Gallardo with a Tesla-Style Display Isn’t Your Average Sportscar
Lamborghini Gallardo with a Tesla-Style Display Isn’t Your Average Sportscar

25 May 2020, 13:50 UTC / A Lamborghini Gallardo has recently been upgraded with a vertical head unit inspired from the Tesla Model S and which replaces physical buttons