2017 SYNC3 Updates!

September 19th, 2016 by

2017 SYNC3The 2017 SYNC3 updates are amazing! Keep reading to see how you can stay safe and connected. Let Beach Auto show you how!






2017 SYNC3New Updates for SYNC3 for 2017!

Ford is committed to leadership in the development of the technologies. They help keep our customers connected to the people and info that are important. 2017 SYNC3 is our latest advancement of in-vehicle connectivity. 2017 SYNC3 brings our customers the options of Apple CarPlay & Android Auto. Beach Automotive feels the same way!

SYNC3 is or next generation of voice-activated technology. It has enhanced voice recognition & high-speed performance. It has a smart interface & features. It’s also easy to use. The system includes:

  • Voice-activated hands-free calling with dial commands
  • 8-inch color LCD touchscreen in the center stack
  • 911 Assist
  • SYNC AppLink
  • System software updates
  • Voice-activated audio
  • Voice-activated media source commands
  • Audible incoming text messages
  • Media hub
  • 2 smart-charging USB ports
  • Siri seamless integration

SYNC3 offers compatibility with Apple CarPlay & Android Auto

Both of which integrate a limited number of apps from the smartphone. It displays them on the touchscreen for easy access. Owners must connect with their manufacturer-provided USB cable.

2017 SYNC3Apple CarPlay

Apple CarPlay helps customers control some apps from their iPhone using Siri. They can use steering wheel controls. They can also use the touchscreen. Once connected, uses are able to:

  • make calls
  • Listen and reply to text messages
  • Play music and podcasts
  • Use Apple Maps
    • which provides turn-by-turn directions
    • traffic conditions
    • estimated travel time.


2017 SYNC3Android Auto

Android Auto integrates Google Maps and media. It also uses communication apps form a user’s smartphone. SYNC3 displays them on the touchscreen. Users are able to control the apps from their smartphone using the touchscreen. They can also talk to Google. Just use the voice command button. When connected and active, Android Auto allows users to:

  • Make calls
  • Listen and reply to text messages
  • Play music
  • Play podcasts
  • Use Google Maps
    • which provides voice-guided navigation
    • live traffic information
    • estimated travel time

The new updates for SYNC3 are quite impressive. It also keeps you safe! Give Beach Automotive a call today! We want all of our customers to learn how to be safe when using technology in their vehicles. We’ll be glad to help you learn more about the new updates for 2017 SYNC3! Call now!

2017 SYNC3

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