“Set up the Set up for CarPlay”
Wait... CarPlay demands a compatible environment. Have you made it so...?
If not, quickly take action. Here are what you need to make sure before you begin to set up CarPlay
- iDevice Compatibility: iPhone 5 or later
- iOS Compatibility for iPhone: iOS 7.1 or later
- iPad Compatibility: iPad 2/3/4, iPad Mini 1/2/3/4, iPad Pros
- iOS Compatibility for iPad: iOS 8 to iOS 8.4, iOS 9.0X to 9.3X, iOS 10X
- Car Compatibility: Should be a CarPlay compatible model. Check compatibility
Now you have fulfilled all the requirements. here's how to set up CarPlay for the infotainment system.
How to set up CarPlay
1.Keep the car engine running
2.Plug your iPhone into the USB port of your car
If CarPlay home screen doesn't appear on the display tap on the CarPlay icon
If your car supports CarPlay via wireless or Bluetooth method, press and hold your car's voice control button.
Then go to Settings > General > CarPlay > Available Cars and select your car
3.Ask Siri what you need
This is how the CarPlay is set up on your car's inbuilt infotainment system. but perhaps you might be wondering of a way if you did not meet the above said requirements. Especially if your car's display was not found to be compatible. Upgrading your car just to have CarPlay on the infotainment system is not that wise and practical as it costs you thousands of dollars. Under such circumstance, you may simply look for an after market solution which is a good alternative option. That means that you can buy a CarPlay supported infotainment system from a third party vendor and experience CarPlay rather than going to upgrade your car.
If CarPlay doesn't support your car, Click to find alternatives and aftermarket solutions with its brands.
SEE ALSO: Android Auto Apk and Apple CarPlay APK