Carplay in Renault Clio 5
Carplay in Renault Clio 5
CarPlay is a more convenient and secure way to use your iPhone while in a vehicle, allowing you to focus on driving. By connecting your iPhone to CarPlay, you can use navigation, make and receive calls, send and receive messages, listen to music and much more. CarPlay is compatible with several car models including the Renault Clio 5.
HOW TO INSTALL CARPLAY IN RENAULT CLIO 5?
The Renault Clio 5 is ergonomic, intuitive and modern. It is compatible with Apple CarPlay and reminiscent of a smartphone. Clio 5 passengers can customize each screen with a widget. The new Clio 5 is pioneering with its cell phone induction charging system, located at the bottom of the center console. Simply place your smartphone on the pad in front of the gearshift lever and it will automatically charge.
To install CarPlay in Clio 5, connect your phone to the multimedia system's USB port and follow the instructions on the multimedia system's screen. Then press the 3 button and the CarPlay service will be activated on your multimedia system. The CarPlay service only works if the smartphone is connected to the vehicle's USB port. To ensure that the application works properly, it is recommended that you use the USB cable specified by your phone manufacturer.
WHAT IS THE ROLE OF CARPLAY IN YOUR RENAULT CLIO 5?
When CarPlay is activated on your Renault Clio 5, the bottom screen of the multimedia display changes. If there is no current route, a compass is displayed, and if there is a current route, a route guide is displayed. When using the Android Auto app or CarPlay service, you can access navigation and music apps on your smartphone. These apps replace similar apps already built into your R-Link system. For example, you can use only an Android Auto/CarPlay navigation app or a navigation app built into the multimedia system.
HOW DOES THE CARPLAY MULTIMEDIA SYSTEM WORK WITH CLIO 5?
Button 4 allows you to choose whether the application should be launched via the CarPlay application or via your multimedia system. When CarPlay is in use, some multimedia system functions continue to run in the background. For example, if you activate CarPlay and use your smartphone to navigate while the media system is playing, playback continues.
CarPlay only works if your smartphone is connected to the USB socket of your Renault Clio 5. You can adjust the multimedia display in your phone settings. How the CarPlay service app works depends on the make and model of your phone.
If you are using the CarPlay multimedia system, you can use the voice recognition keys on your CLIO 5 to control certain functions on your smartphone with your voice. To do this, press and hold the 5 button on the steering wheel. So many things you can do within your Renault Clio 5, thanks to Carplay.