Enjoy True Connected Car Entertainment with Pioneer's Revolutionary AppRadio Mode Technology.

Now you can extend your smartphone connectivity, entertainment and app experience to your dash with Pioneer's latest in-car multimedia receiver systems featuring AppRadio Mode. AppRadio Mode is a proprietary technology that gives you full onscreen access and control to your smartphone multimedia content and compatible apps, right on the system's integrated LCD touchscreen. Search and browse your entire music library, contact list, photos, view important events in your calendar, and even run a Google Map search on your dash. Best of all, enjoy an all new connected lifestyle with exciting new app functionality and a growing app catalogue in the comfort of your car.

How It Works - Connected Intelligence Via Pioneer AppRadio Mode

AppRadio Mode is Pioneer's innovative technology that turns your vehicle into a connected car, delivering the same high-quality smartphone app experience you're familiar with directly to your Pioneer multimedia receiver. Simply download Pioneer's free AppRadio app onto your iPhone or Android smartphone and connect to your compatible Pioneer receiver to enjoy music and video content from your iTunes library, Internet Radio, GPS navigation, Social Media updates and much more, right from the dash of your car.

Smart Phone, Smart Car, Smart Apps!

For most of us, smartphones are the hub of our lives so why not extend that experience on the go? Pioneer’s AppRadio Mode hosts dozens of smart apps that personalize your entertainment preferences, news feeds, GPS navigation and more, right in your in-car Pioneer stereo system. When you're parked, you can view videos on Youtube, stay connected with your friends on Facebook, and make in-app purchases for more advanced functionality. Featuring over 30 of the most popular apps and services, you'll have access to a continuously growing list of your most wanted apps at your fingertips.

Apptastic Entertainment

Turn on the excitement and appgrade your in-car entertainment to a whole new level. With AppRadio Mode, you can stream your favourite iTunes playlists and music library directly from your iOS or compatible Android devices via Bluetooth or cable. Want more radio stations? AppRadio Mode loves music and works with the most popular Internet Radio and music streaming apps for endless enjoyment. All this on a large, high resolution touchscreen so you can control your music, your way with a flick and swipe.

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Drive Smart, Drive Safe

It isn’t enough to stay connected. You want intelligent applications that make your drive fun, safe and informative. AppRadio Mode is compatible with your in-device mapping services including Google Maps for Android devices and Apple Maps on the iOS platform. Now you can arrive at your destination with your favourite navigation apps. For more functionality such as turn-by-turn directions and voice assistance, AppRadio Mode features many compatible apps including Waze and NavGate Drive. Stay safe, stay connected with AppRadio Mode.

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Browsing Your Favourite Sites

Offering web browsing capability for your in-dash multimedia system, AppRadio Mode delivers complete in-vehicle access to the Internet. You can browse all your essential websites; check restaurant reviews, search price comparisons, or gauge the weather for your next trip – all before leaving your parking lot. With the Pioneer AppRadio apps such as ECTouch and Maxthon, Internet content are easily viewable on Pioneer’s large touchscreen displays, and optimised for the in-car environment.

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Broadest Smartphone Compatibility

Pioneer offers one of the industry’s widest smartphone compatibility, integrating both Apple and Android support into their premium touch-screen models. With iOS support, connect seamlessly to your iPhone 5s/5c/5/4s/4, and use familiar gestures on the large touchscreen LCD. Compatible with the most popular Android phones on the market, AppRadio Mode delivers flexibility, providing access to compatible apps running on certain Android powered smartphones.

And The Apps List Keeps Growing and Growing

How can you be sure AppRadio Mode remains relevant in the future? Pioneer has setup the AppRadio Development Centre, a programme to grow the library of apps by providing third-party app developers and service providers the necessary tools, certification and support to integrate their applications with the AppRadio Mode platform. Stringent requirements ensure the apps meet Pioneer's Driver Distraction Guidelines so you can expect more of your preferred AppRadio Mode apps to keep your car connected and smart while promoting safe use when you're driving.

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  • Review the operation manual as well as all instructions and cautions provided with compatible smartphone applications before use. Become familiar with any applicable state and local laws. Pay attention to the road, limit glances to the device, and do not use any feature if it cannot be operated safely in your location and environment. Distracted driving may result in serious injury, including death.
  • Pioneer Multimedia Receivers are compatible with selected Android smartphones only. Compatibility varies by Android smartphone.
  • Compatible Android Phone AppRadio Mode is available on AVH-X8550BT only.
  • iPhone (4, 4s ,5, 5c, 5s) AppRadio Mode are available on AVH-X5650BT and AVHX2650BT.
  • iPhone (4, 4s) AppRadio Mode are available on AVH-X1650DVD and AVHX4650DVD.
  • AppRadio Mode requires accessories and cables, sold separately.
  • AppRadio app is available from iTunes® App Store and GooglePlay™. Please use in Internet connection situations. AppRadio app & compatible apps may not be available in some countries.
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