Text message voice recognition
Voice recognition allows you to control functions in the car, e.g. reading out text messages from a connected mobile phone.
Using voice control for Sensus Navigation: Useful commands
The following commands may be useful when using voice commands to control your navigation system.
Voice recognition control of media
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.
Getting started with voice recognition
Voice control allows you to control functions in the vehicle, e.g. radio or a connected cellular phone, using voice commands. In cars with Sensus Navigation, you can also integrate with the navigation system.
Getting started with Sensus Navigation voice control
If your vehicle is equipped with Sensus Navigation, you can use voice commands to control parts of your navigation system.
Use voice recognition
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.
Voice recognition control of a phone
If you connected a mobile phone to the car, you can use voice recognition control to activate commands for the phone and its functions.
Updating voice control
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.
Improving the use of voice control
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. A few tips that might be useful to bear in mind when using voice control are listed below.
Voice control of the car's climate
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.
Language settings for voice control
There are different language settings for the voice control system in your Volvo. This article describes which languages are available and the possible language settings for them.