How Apple Carplay Works in the 2016 Honda Models
Apple Carplay in select 2016 Honda vehicles gives drivers a whole new level of connectivity and operating ease with their iPhone. It is easily controlled using the in-dash touch screen and steering wheel mounted voice recognition controls via Siri. Get directions, make calls, send and receive messages, and listen to music right from the cars touchscreen without looking at your phone. We asked Ted Buck to show us how easy CarPlay is to operate in a 2016 Honda Accord EX-L Sedan with the help of Siri, watch the video below:
Honda Vehicles that are Compatible with Apple CarPlay
The 2016 Honda Accord is the first of a number of new vehicles that support CarPlay. Accord models include EX, EX-L, and Touring as well as the all new 2016 Honda Civic models EX, EX-L, and Touring, all feature the new Display Audio Touchscreen.
Which iPhones are Compatible with CarPlay
If you have upgraded your iPhone recently, you are ready to go. Apple CarPlay is compatible with iOS 7.1 or later and iPhone 5 or later. If you have an older iPhone, this is a great reason to upgrade. You can also visit Apple’s CarPlay page for more information on their CarPlay app.