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Apple CarPlay iOS 11 Beta 2 New Features

June 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

Apple has released the next update for its iOS 11 Beta last night, and those brave enough to install Apple’s work in progress software have shared some of the new...

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JVC KW-V820BT CarPlay Receiver Review

November 19, 2016 | 6 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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