Hardware & App Reviews

JVC KW-V820BT CarPlay Receiver Review

November 19, 2016 | 4 Comments

It has taken JVC a while to offer their own Apple CarPlay enabled receiver, but the wait is now over with the release of the KW-V820BT. Even though we’ve seen some...

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Mountek AIRSNAP In-Car Air Vent Mount Review

March 20, 2016 | 7 Comments

With every iPhone generation I have found myself buying many in-car docks and cradles over the years. I started off with the premium Brodit Pro Clip mounts, with a variety of their...

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The AppRadio 4 (SPH-DA120) has been Pioneer’s ‘go to’ headunit for people seeking an Apple CarPlay enabled receiver, whilst on a budget. Currently retailing at £299 in the UK ($429...

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My Month With Apple CarPlay 

December 1, 2015 | 2 Comments

Having  had CarPlay installed last month, with the help of Alpine and in-car specialists, Huets and Celsus, I thought it would be good to create a regular article that wraps-up...

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Alpine ILX-700 / ILX-007 CarPlay Receiver Review

November 17, 2015 | 20 Comments

The ILX-700 (also known as the ILX-007 in the USA) is Alpine’s first aftermarket in-car stereo receiver that features Apple’s CarPlay platform. Currently retailing at £439 in the UK ($559 US) it...

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My Week With Apple CarPlay

November 3, 2015 | 1 Comments

Having finally had CarPlay installed last week, with the help of Alpine and in-car specialists, Huets and Celsus, I thought it would be good to create a regular article that wraps-up my experiences of using...

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Carbon Car Systems takes a look at the Apple CarPlay functions on the Pioneer AVIC-F70DAB. “This is the top of the range unit in Australia from Pioneer with built in navigation...

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