The Opel Karl launches multimedia computer IntelliLink with Android Auto and CarPlay

Opel KarlUsually smaller cars do not usually offer a lot of equipment, but in Opel they think of a different way to the rest of the market. Both the Opel Karl, as the Adam and Corsa stand out against its competitors by offering items of equipment more common than other segments. The last novelty of Rüsselsheim affects the simplest model of the range, the Opel Karl.

The subcompact segment To offer from now on the possibility to equip a new multimedia system R4.0 IntelliLink, as well as Opel OnStar. The unique finish of the range, Selective, offers the so-called Pack Techno for a price of 490 euros, including both functionalities. The OnStar system allows you to create a point-WiFi 4G for up to 7 devices in the vehicle in addition to the emergency call and assistance 24 hours a day. For its part, the multimedia computer allows you to integrate the smartphone in the Karl with the systems of the time, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.

Opel Karl Apple CarPlay

Apple CarPlay in the Opel Karl

The multimedia system IntelliLink of the Opel Karl has a 7-inch touch screen and offers USB connectivity and Bluetooth, with the function of streaming to listen to audio or view photos and videos from our phone.

For that Android Auto can run on the Opel Karl is necessary to have installed the corresponding application on a smartphone with Android 5.0 Lollipop or higher, while in the case of Apple CarPlay, it is necessary for the operating system iOS 7.1 from iPhone 5. Among the advantages offered by these systems, is the possibility of having a built-in browser in the car, thanks to Google Maps or Apple Maps and always using the data connection of the phone. Any of the two systems allows you to use some third-party applications.

Source – Opel