Software updates

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Altered start/stop symbols

The start/stop function switches off the engine temporarily when you come to a halt and then starts automatically when needed.

Updated appearance of warning messages for Pilot Assist, cruise control, adaptive cruise control and speed limiter

With the software update released in May 2018, the appearance of certain warning messages has been updated for the following functions, Pilot Assist, cruise control (CC), adaptive cruise control (ACC) and speed limiter(SL).

Updated centre display

Updated 9/17/2019

Updated centre display

With the Sensus Connect upgrade, available from May 2017, the centre display in your Volvo has been given a new and intuitive appearance. Navigation, the media player, home view and settings have all been updated. Buttons used frequently have been emphasised to enhance clarity.

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A few examples of changes made to the centre display are listed below.

    Home view

    Home view now has a new appearance, and settings have been redesigned to facilitate navigation in views and menus. Some settings have been moved from the top view to the relevant apps or functions.

    17w26 - Support site - Home view with internet connection

    Buttons and text have been made larger, and app icons have been given new colours to enhance clarity and access. An icon in the form of a globe has been added at the top left-hand corner to indicate whether the car is connected to the Internet.

    Settings

    The options have been grouped together in settings view in order to provide a better overview, potentially making it easier to find the settings you are looking for.

    17w26 - P5 - Support site - My car - Settings menu

    Settings options have been grouped together for clarity.

    Driver support

    IntelliSafe view now has an updated appearanceVaries depending on option..

    17w17 - P5 - Support site - IntelliSafe Collision Avoidance - GBR

    Navigation

    The buttons in navigation view have been moved to the left-hand side so that you can see more of the map. You can access the settings by expanding the settings view. Functions used frequently have been emphasised, e.g. Enter destination and Cancel route description.

    17w17 - P5 - Support site - Navigation full view

    The settings view is expanded by pressing the down arrow at the top left of the page.

    17w17 - P5 - Support site - Navigation Light view

    Pressing the three dots allows you to access further settings.

    17w17 - P5 - Support site - Navigation - Global

    Press the arrow at the bottom right of the page to view the map in full again.

    Audio and media

    The media player and Sound ExperienceOption. app have been reworked. You can easily see what is playing in the Now playing tab. The menu options have been moved to the left-hand side of the screen. You can see the latest audio sources selected here, for example.

    17w17 - P5 - Support site - Now Playing Screen

    Your media player has been updated to provide a better overview of the music you play back.

    17w17 - P5 - Support site - Audio Screen

    You can use the menu on the left to select a soundstage in your Volvo.

    17w17 - P5 - Support site - Rear seat sound settings

    The soundstage can be set individually for various parts of the car.

    Note

    Audio settings and appearance may vary depending on car model.

    Radio

    The radio functions in the centre display have been updated so that when you search for radio stations, you can fine-tune your settings manually in order to locate the preferred signal strength.

    17w26 - P5 - Support site - FM radio - Manual tunning - GBR

    You can search for radio stations manually.

    Reversing camera settings

    The reversing camera can help you to keep more of an eye on the area behind your car while you reverse. The reversing camera has always returned to normal view previously, but after the update your last setting will remain active the next time you start the reversing camera.

    17w26 - P5 - Support site - Back camera view - GBR

    The reversing camera can help you to keep more of an eye on the area behind you.

    For example, if you prefer to use the 360-degree view from your reversing camera, you can select that setting directly in camera view mode. This setting will then continue to apply the next time you use the reversing camera. You want to switch to reversing camera view, press the screen to enable the icons and then select the reversing camera. This allows you to switch between the different camera views, depending on the type of situation.

    17w26 - P5 - Support site - Back camera from above - GBR

    360-degree view allows you to see more of what is going on around your car.

    App and software updates

    With this update, the download functions have been reworked so that new and possible updates are now clearer.

    17w26 - P5 - Support site - System updates - GBR
    17w26 - P5 - Support site - Download center - New apps overview - GBR

    Note

    Functionality after upgrading may vary depending on market, model, model year and options.

    Note

    We recommend that you read the owner's manual for your car model for more information and any important warnings.

    Car model/model year

    XC90 and XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2016 onwards

    S90, V90 and V90 Cross Country of model year 2017 onwards

    XC40, XC60, XC60 Twin Engine, V90 Twin Engine and S90 Twin Engine of model year 2018 onwards

    V60, V60 Twin Engine and V60 Cross Country of model year 2019 onwards

    S60 and S60 Twin Engine of model year 2020 onwards

    The range of models may vary depending on market.


    This article is applicable to

    Car model/model year

    XC90 and XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2016 onwards

    S90, V90 and V90 Cross Country of model year 2017 onwards

    XC40, XC60, XC60 Twin Engine, V90 Twin Engine and S90 Twin Engine of model year 2018 onwards

    V60, V60 Twin Engine and V60 Cross Country of model year 2019 onwards

    S60 and S60 Twin Engine of model year 2020 onwards

    The range of models may vary depending on market.


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    Software updates

    Volvo is constantly developing the in-car systems and the services offered to you. When the software in your car is updated you can have access to many new functions as well as improvements. You can update the software in your Volvo to the latest version when your car is serviced at an authorised Volvo dealer.