Voice recognition

Voice control allows you to voice-activate functions in the car, e.g radio and media, a Bluetooth-connected phone or nav system. Get started and find tips to improve use of voice control.

Voice recognition

Voice control allows you to voice-activate functions in the car, e.g radio and media, a Bluetooth-connected phone or nav system. Get started and find tips to improve use of voice control.

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  • Getting started with voice recognition
    Getting started with voice recognition

    XC90 and XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2016 onwards, S90, V90 and V90 Cross Country of model year 2017 onwards, XC60, XC60 Twin Engine and S90 Twin Engine of model year 2018 onwards, XC40, V60, V60 Cross Country, S60 and S60 Twin Engine of model year 2019 onwards

    Voice control allows you to control functions in the vehicle, e.g. radio and media or a connected cell phone. In cars with Sensus Navigation, you can also integrate with the navigation system. To get started with voice recognition, there are a few points to note. Read More
  • Updating voice control
    Updating voice control

    XC90 and XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2016 onwards, S90, V90 and V90 Cross Country of model year 2017 onwards, XC60, XC60 Twin Engine and S90 Twin Engine of model year 2018 onwards, XC40, V60, V60 Cross Country, S60 and S60 Twin Engine of model year 2019 onwards

    Volvo is working constantly on improving voice control in your car. You can download files yourself for updating your car's voice control. Updating takes place in two stages using an empty USB memory. Read More
  • Text message voice recognition
    Text message voice recognition

    XC90 and XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2016 onwards, S90, V90 and V90 Cross Country of model year 2017 onwards, XC60, XC60 Twin Engine and S90 Twin Engine of model year 2018 onwards, XC40, V60, V60 Cross Country, S60 and S60 Twin Engine of model year 2019 onwards

    Voice recognition allows you to control functions in the car, e.g. reading out text messages from a connected mobile phone. Read More

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  • Text message voice recognition

    XC90 and XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2016 onwards, S90, V90 and V90 Cross Country of model year 2017 onwards, XC60, XC60 Twin Engine and S90 Twin Engine of model year 2018 onwards, XC40, V60, V60 Cross Country, S60 and S60 Twin Engine of model year 2019 onwards

  • Voice recognition control of media

    XC90 and XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2016 onwards, S90, V90 and V90 Cross Country of model year 2017 onwards, XC60, XC60 Twin Engine and S90 Twin Engine of model year 2018 onwards, XC40, V60, V60 Cross Country, S60 and S60 Twin Engine of model year 2019 onwards

  • Voice recognition control of Sensus Navigation

    XC90 and XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2016 onwards, S90, V90 and V90 Cross Country of model year 2017 onwards, XC60, XC60 Twin Engine and S90 Twin Engine of model year 2018 onwards, XC40, V60, V60 Cross Country, S60 and S60 Twin Engine of model year 2019 onwards

  • Use voice recognition

    2015.5 model year cars and later equipped with Sensus Connect, and Sensus Navigation (2015.5 applies for cars built after 11 May 2014).

  • Voice recognition control of a phone

    XC90 and XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2016 onwards, S90, V90 and V90 Cross Country of model year 2017 onwards, XC60, XC60 Twin Engine and S90 Twin Engine of model year 2018 onwards, XC40, V60, V60 Cross Country, S60 and S60 Twin Engine of model year 2019 onwards

  • Voice control of the car's climate

    XC90 and XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2016 onwards, S90, V90 and V90 Cross Country of model year 2017 onwards, XC60, XC60 Twin Engine and S90 Twin Engine of model year 2018 onwards, XC40, V60, V60 Cross Country, S60 and S60 Twin Engine of model year 2019 onwards

  • Language settings for voice control

    XC90 and XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2016 onwards, S90, V90 and V90 Cross Country of model year 2017 onwards, XC60, XC60 Twin Engine and S90 Twin Engine of model year 2018 onwards, XC40, V60, V60 Cross Country, S60 and S60 Twin Engine of model year 2019 onwards

  • Updating voice control

    XC90 and XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2016 onwards, S90, V90 and V90 Cross Country of model year 2017 onwards, XC60, XC60 Twin Engine and S90 Twin Engine of model year 2018 onwards, XC40, V60, V60 Cross Country, S60 and S60 Twin Engine of model year 2019 onwards

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  • Using voice recognition to manage text messages

    Voice recognition allows you to control functions in the car, e.g. reading out text messages from a connected mobile phone.

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  • Use voice recognition control to search for and play music

    You can control the media player in your car using voice recognition control. You can start playback from various devices, start playback of music, select radio station, etc.

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  • Getting started with voice recognition

    Voice control allows you to control functions in the vehicle, e.g. radio and media or a connected cell phone. In cars with Sensus Navigation, you can also integrate with the navigation system. To get started with voice recognition, there are a few points to note.

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  • Voice recognition control of Sensus Navigation

    If your car is equipped with Sensus Navigation, you can use voice recognition control to activate navigation commands.

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  • Use voice control

    Voice control enables you to voice activate certain functions in the multimedia system, In the radio, in a Bluetooth® connected cell phone or in Volvo's navigation system.

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  • Using voice recognition control to make a phone call.

    If you connected a mobile phone to the car, you can use voice recognition control to activate commands for the phone and its functions.

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  • Using voice recognition for climate control

    Voice recognition control enables you to control functions in the car, such as regulating the climate in the passenger compartment. Using voice recognition control of the climate control system, you can e.g. change temperature, activate seat heating or change the fan speed.

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