The Android Auto workforce introduced a major 2.Zero update for the platform this morning, one with a view to present a standalone experience for customers who would not have a large display in their vehicle.
With the update, your smartphone will act as the show for the experience, with the help of Bluetooth audio to manage all of the sound to your car’s speakers.
As you could imagine, it would be best to have a cell dock in your auto, enabling you to preserve your arms free whilst you speak your voice commands to Android Auto.
The equal features like sending messages through Hangouts, taking part in music with Google Play Music, and getting instructional materials with Google Maps are all still on hand.
For setup, once the preliminary Bluetooth connection is made, at any time when you re-enter your car and permit Bluetooth, Android Auto will fire up.
It’s the identical expertise in case you plug to your device through a cable for the previous version of Android Auto.
Google details, “while that you may put your mobilephone in any automobile mount, please maintain a watch out for Bluetooth-supported auto mounts equivalent to Logitech’s SmartCar mount, which is coming soon to the Google retailer and decide upon retail places.”
Google states that the two.Zero update might be to be had over the next couple of days for those in supported nations.
For us in the united states, don’t fear, we’re supported, so preserve your eyes peeled.