Apple CarPlay and Android Auto Overview

Apple CarPlay & Android Auto Overview - Jaguar Easton

Smartphone integration services have revolutionized the way that drivers interact with their vehicles. Jaguar has remained at the forefront of pioneering the most groundbreaking infotainment and multimedia services for in-car entertainment. No matter if you’re an Apple or Android user, you’ll find the perfect integration solution inside of your Jaguar vehicle. Our team at Jaguar Easton has created this informative guide that explains exactly how Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone integration works along with their availability by model.

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Which Jaguar Models Offer Apple CarPlay and Android Auto?

If you’re searching for a luxury vehicle that’s equipped with Apple CarPlay or Android Auto smartphone integration, you’ll have plenty of choices across the Jaguar model lineup. In fact, every Jaguar vehicle now comes standard with both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone integration. No matter if you’re looking for a versatile SUV, sport-focused coupe, premium sedan, or even an EV – you’ll find smartphone integration across the Jaguar model range

  • Jaguar E-PACE – Standard Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
  • Jaguar F-PACE – Standard Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
  • Jaguar XF – Standard Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
  • Jaguar F-TYPE – Standard Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
  • Jaguar I-PACE – Standard Apple CarPlay and Android Auto

How to Use Apple CarPlay Inside Your Jaguar

Step 1: Verify that CarPlay and Siri are activated on your iPhone.

Step 2: Use an Apple-approved Lightning-to-USB cable to connect your iPhone to the USB port inside your Jaguar vehicle. This port is typically located in the center console.

Step 3: After the prompt appears on the InControl touchscreen, select the option to launch your device with Apple CarPlay.

Step 4: Unlock your iPhone and choose “Allow” when prompted on your screen.

Step 5: Your iPhone is now connected! Simply press the CarPlay button on your InControl touchscreen to activate the feature whenever your phone is connected via USB.


How to Use Android Auto Inside Your Jaguar

Step 1: Ensure that Android Auto and Bluetooth are each active on your Android device.

Step 2: Use an approved USB cable to connect your Android device to the USB port inside your Jaguar vehicle.

Step 3: Once prompted on the InControl touchscreen, choose the option to launch your device with Android Auto.

Step 4: Confirm the on-screen prompt and select the “Understood” option.

Step 5: Your device is now connected! Press the Android Auto button on your InControl touchscreen to activate the feature whenever your device is connected with a USB cable.


Still have questions about Apple CarPlay or Android Auto smartphone integration? Our team of technology experts at Jaguar Easton is standing by to answer them and provide you with all the information you need regarding these two innovative features.