For Jeep Grand Cherokee with UConnect 8.4
Apple CarPlay Integration service is available for :
Jeep Grand Cherokee WK2 - 2013 to Current
With Factory fitted UConnect 8.4" Audio system.
Car Model : Jeep Grand Cherokee BlackHawk
Reference,Tag : Jeep, Grand Cherokee, Wk2, Laredo, 4x4, Diesel, Summit, Highland, Limited, BlackHawk, GC, SRT, Trailhawk, overland anniversary
CarPlay, Apple CarPlay, iPhone, Apple Map, spotify, Waze, Upgrade, Retrofit
UConnect 8.4" UC84, UConnect, NAV, Screen Large screen update
Used parts / Contents : DualLink_ Apple CarPlay
Category : Jeep UConnect 8.4 Integrated
As Apple CarPlay is available for latest models from car manufacturers, most of 'near new' or recent models are left with same / similar looking
Infotainment screen systems, yet missing out Apple CarPlay features and can't be updated.
Due to most of Factory infotainment systems those came out before Apple CarPlay equipped one, will not have video inputs to support connecting your phone
for Apple CarPlay nor Android Auto also.
With Naviplus's Apple CarPlay Integration service, you can use Apple CarPlay and all its features,
ON Factory fitted UConnect 8.4" Display of Jeep Grand Cherokee.
With simply connecting your iPhone to dedicated USB port, and using existing control buttons to launch CarPlay mode.
Control of the iPhone on the Audio screen
If you still need to use your phone while driving, at least use it through car audio screen with full control of essential features, supported by Apple.
Here's what you will find in the Apple CarPlay will grant:
Navigation with Apple Maps – Free turn-by-turn navigation with lane guidance, live traffic conditions, points of interest, and more
Hands-free phone and messaging – Make calls and send messages without taking your hands off the wheel, via Phone and iMessage
Info and assistance – Get weather, traffic, commute information and more organized into simple cards
Bring your music – Listen to your music and playlists in the car with your built-in stereo system
GPS Navigation with apple Map
Perhaps the main & solid reason why people are after the Apple CarPlay in their vehicle.
Well known accuracy and Live Traffic service provided by Apple Map's Navigation along with its great voice command and recognition - It will come on the factory UConnect 8.4" Screen.
With bare minimum consumption of mobile data from your iphone, It will provide latest GPS Map info, Live Traffic, fastest route for your destination and stress free of map update.
Not to mention It will search wherever you want to go with simple voice command.
Totally recommended for Laredo 4x4 / BlackHawk owners, those with UConnect 8.4" in the car, yet missed out Sat Nav option.
Media Streaming - Music
If you are in the car, Odds are that you want to listen to music while driving, even want more if you happened to have some flyest jams in your phone.
With Apple CarPlay, along with Music App and Spotify that everyone uses, It will provide live stream of music through car speakers, without touching your phone for just 1 second.
Communication - Handsfree iMessage and call
Whilst Apple CarPlay is involved with an idea of 'using mobile phone while driving', at the same time it's set to offer a safer driving experience.
There will be a time that you will need to check your phone while driving, and it is indeed dangerous act for both you and others on the road.
Luckily, Apple CarPlay supports Messaging function, that reads out the message to you and reply to it without you actually touching the phone.
Also with Phone call, whether It will collaborate with Factory fitted bluetooth phone call feature, and also own phone call mic and more.
How it works on UCONNECT 8.4" FROM JEEP