Chevrolet is a name in the industry of automobile that has proved time and again to be the leader in perfecting the art of making vehicles of all types. That brings along the fact that the brand has expertise in making every component of the vehicle, be it the entertainment front or safety, from navigation to communication. Today it is needless to say, that every Chevrolet vehicle released in the last couple of years are well equipped with all the necessary technologies that help you stay connected seamlessly through the day. The Infotainment Systems in the recent vehicles from Chevrolet are well integrated with your mobile device so that you can keep your focus on the road ahead instead of the phone screen. Every activity related to your phone like making or receiving calls, sending or receiving texts, playing your favorite music track are made available and operable at your fingertips all connected with your phone.
To explore how the latest connectivity technologies are enhancing the driving experience in the latest Chevrolet lineup, we made a visit at the Chevrolet dealer Pinehurst, and the 2019 lineup was ready for us for extensive exploration.
All trim versions of the 2019 lineup of Chevrolet models come with an Infotainment 3 System. This system allows the car user to organize and integrate the technologies to keep them compatible you’re your mobile while being stored away while you can concentrate on the road. The system keeps you entertained as well as updated with the most relevant pieces of information that might enhance your driving experience.
The Chevrolet Infotainment System is consistent of a rear view camera and Teen Driver technology that is supported with a 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot and Bluetooth connectivity.
In any recent Chevrolet, the connectivity feature will enable all your digital devices like smartphones, tablets and laptops get totally integrate to its infotainment system. This integration is done both for android and apple platforms. In short, the Chevrolet Infotainment System is integrated with every digital communication device through its smartphone integration software that is compatible with Apple CarPlay for the Apple Devices and Android Auto for the Android ones.
You get the Apple CarPlay being installed as a Standard feature on most of the recent Chevrolet models. The Apple CarPlay app will support all your favorite settings that you use on your Apple iPhone. The features of your iPhone get displayed and controllable on the display of Chevrolet Infotainment System. Through the Apple CarPlay everything on your iPhone, like Contacts, Call Log, Messages, Music, Maps, and all other apps can be accessed through the Siri that sends and reads all your text messages when your eyes are supposed to be busy on the road while driving. Through the Apple CarPlay you can even play your favorite tracks directly from iTunes, Apple Music or from any other audio app.
Similarly the Android Auto is installed in your Chevrolet to support all your selected features that are installed in your Android smartphone, tablet or Laptop. The Android Auto access your phone, tablet or any other Android digital device through the display screen of your Chevrolet Infotainment System. This feature is now made standard on almost every recent Chevrolet model, so that whichever model you choose from this brand, you can stay connected through the Android Auto and easily access your smartphone, tablet or Laptop and get to know about the contents of the text messages that arrived while you are busy driving and can’t afford to take your eyes off the road. Moreover, the same benefits like playing music, using navigation and other connectivity features like sending and receiving messages become easier.
The Android Auto also updates you with live traffic information, accurate lane guidance and everything you enjoy through Google Maps.
All Chevrolet vehicle that make the lineup of 2019 year now are equipped with OnStar Turn-by-Turn Navigation system which is an integral part of the Chevrolet Infotainment Systems that send you turn by turn directions for the destination lying ahead through on-screen prompts.
If you subscribe to a proper paid service, the OnStar Advisor will start searching for the destination point you have entered and then start sending you turn by turn directions from the exact point you are currently located. It does so to make your vehicle read the instructions aloud and simultaneously showing the same with continuous prompts displayed on the screen.
Chevrolet offers even other options of Infotainment Systems that can help you find your destinations through these advanced features:
- Choose the Chevrolet Infotainment 3 System Plus along with the Chevrolet Infotainment 3 System Premium that come with in-built Navigation.
- Both the systems will benefit you with the feature of embedded and enhanced voice recognition system that makes the process of navigation easier.
- The systems also send you alerts for the upcoming gas stations on your route, good food courts and any anything that can catch your interest.
Chevrolet In-house Apps
With the in-house Apps from Chevrolet Infotainment System one can browse the internet and install other compatible apps, stream audio and video files.
The Chevrolet Infotainment 3 Plus is made standard on most of the 2019 Chevrolet vehicles that offers you personalization options both for the owner and a secondary driver. This personalization feature gives you the ability to create multiple radio profiles with your own favorite channel presets, as well as HVAC and other settings of convenience features.
myChevrolet Mobile App
As shown by the experts of the Pinehurst Chevrolet dealership, all these connectivity features of Chevrolet are made available through the myChevrolet Mobile App that bridges the car features with your mobile device. It turns your compatible mobile device into a house of command when you subscribe to any of its paid plans. Through the myChevrolet Mobile App you can Start or stop your vehicle engine, lock or unlock the doors, roll up and down the windows with the tap of your finger, being far away from your car.