Apple Carplay applies to iPhones.
Android Auto for Android phones - can connect through USB connection only.
There are 2 types of applications being used.
If you are using the built-in carplay/android auto, you need to use Zlink app.
If you are using a dongle, need to install and use Autokit app.
There are 3 THREE KINDS of CARPLAY in our online store:
1. Built-in carplay
-internal, carplay/android auto module is in the unit. It can be used with Android phones and iPhones.
2. USB carplay dongle
-Carplay/Android Auto is connected with a USB cable. It can be used with Android phones and iPhones.
3. Wireless Carplay dongle
-Carplay can be connected without a USB cable. For Android Auto, it can only be connected with a USB cable (does not support wireless for Android phones)
PX3 & PX6 with CARPLAY
-PX3 units do not have a built-in carplay
can use a USB carplay dongle or wireless carplay dongle.
-PX6 unit can use built-in carplay and carplay dongle.
-PX6 Android 9 unit has wireless built-in carplay/android auto. (Usually, it's already activated)
-PX6 android 8.1 unit has a regular built-in carplay but needs a cable to connect the phone and unit - does not support wireless. (requires activation fee)
-If you need to request activation, you can send us a clear picture of the QR code via email or SMS.
How to find out the QR CODE:
Step 1: Open the Zlink app
Step 2: If the unit is Android 8, choose the third option. If the unit is Android 9, choose the first option.
Regular Autokit app
How to connect/Demo video using built-in:
Using the dongle:
With SC7862 head unit: