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Old 07-14-2015, 11:20 PM   #1
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Android Auto

Has anyone tried this head unit yet in their car? I have the BeSpoke one in my 2015 from the dealer and it's a piece of crap as far as nav and voice. Seems like a good option to upgrade to though for a cheaper price than BeSpoke as well.
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Android auto is a feature of a head unit, not a head unit of its own right.
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Old 07-15-2015, 11:25 AM   #3
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What Chimera said. Look at the new Pioneer NEX head units, they have Android Auto.
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i had a Nexus 7 running an app that simulates Android Auto (damn close to the actual thing)

im really interested in the new Android Auto headunits, but not worth the Price tag IMO
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Just got a survey from Scion that included Android Auto (along with Apple Play). Based on the survey it would appear they are considering it in the future but as a $400 option. I said not thanks to that part of the survey.
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$75 rebate when your purchase this

http://www.androidpolice.com/2015/07...ng-for-518-35/
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I was looking at this bad boy, but I think it may be overkill. Although, some reviews have said that the pioneer nav on this unit is better than google maps...
http://www.crutchfield.com/p_1308100....html?tp=20212

Also, it looks like you can buy this thing from Walmart for $400 cheaper if you're interested!
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I was looking at this bad boy, but I think it may be overkill. Although, some reviews have said that the pioneer nav on this unit is better than google maps...
http://www.crutchfield.com/p_1308100....html?tp=20212

Also, it looks like you can buy this thing from Walmart for $400 cheaper if you're interested!
I like this one. I've been looking for a NAV unit for my Suburban, this might fit the bill. I refuse to buy a unit that requires my phone for NAV so the others would be out from what I can tell.
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