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Rounding up the slew of CarPlay enabled receivers from CES 2017, Pioneer have announced a bundle of new NEX aftermarket receivers for 2017. Model numbers and prices of the CarPlay enabled...

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JVC Announces KW-M730BT Apple CarPlay Receiver

January 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

Rounding up today’s CarPlay receiver announcements (at least for us in the UK), we have an announcement from JVC, with a new CarPlay receiver, the KW-M730BT. ...

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Kenwood has announced at this year’s CES 2017 event their next CarPlay enabled receiver, the DMX7704S. ...

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Clarion Announces NX807 Apple CarPlay Receiver

January 5, 2017 | 1 Comments

As CES picks up speed, so does the CarPlay announcements. Clarion has announced their premium aftermarket receiver, the NX807, at this year’s CES 2017 event....

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As I expected, the first Wireless CarPlay headunit has been unveiled at this year’s CES event in the USA. The iLX-107 from Alpine will be the first aftermarket headunit from...

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Announced back in the end of August, Sony revealed its first, affordable, CarPlay enabled headunit under the name XAV-AX100....

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First Wireless CarPlay Vehicle Announced

October 14, 2016 | 4 Comments

It has been a long old wait for the first manufacture to announce Apple Wireless CarPlay in their vehicles. It was rumoured that the VW Group would be the chosen...

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Sony Announces First Apple CarPlay Receiver

September 2, 2016 | 1 Comments

Sony has announced its first receiver with Apple CarPlay support. The XAV-AX100 will be compatible with both Apple CarPlay and Google’s Android Auto, so who ever provides your smartphone’s operating system, chances are...

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Ford announced in July that its SYNC 3 infotainment system, which includes CarPlay and Android Auto, is now available across its 2017 line-up of vehicles in the United States....

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SEAT DriveApp Turns The Tide For CarPlay Apps

August 7, 2016 | 2 Comments

As I reported yesterday, SEAT has released the first OEM CarPlay app on Apple CarPlay. So here is a short overview of what the first OEM app does, or I assume will do,...

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First CarPlay OEM App Coming Soon From SEAT

August 6, 2016 | 1 Comments

CarPlay Life has been recently informed that a ‘CarPlay OEM App’ has been published from a Spanish car manufacturer, belonging to the VW Group – so that is very likely...

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  Apple’s WWDC (World Wide Developers Conference) unveiled a number of CarPlay features coming to its iOS platform in the form of the new iOS 10 update, which is coming this...

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