Connectivity

Find answers to your questions on how to connect your devices to your car and everything concerning Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and other connectivity options.

Connectivity

Find answers to your questions on how to connect your devices to your car and everything concerning Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and other connectivity options.

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  • Android Auto
    Android Auto

    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, The range of models may vary depending on market.

    Android Auto makes it possible to control many of the functions available in your Android telephone via the car's centre display. Here you can read about Android Auto and what you should know before you start using the function. Read More
  • Apple® CarPlay®
    Apple® CarPlay®

    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, The range of models may vary depending on market.

    CarPlay makes it possible to control many of the functions available in your iPhone via the car's centre display. Here you can read about CarPlay and what you should know before you start using the function. Read More
  • Connect to the Internet via your car modem (P-SIM)
    Connect to the Internet via your car modem (P-SIM)

    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, The range of models may vary depending on market.

    For cars equipped with Volvo On Call, it is possible to establish an Internet connection via a car modem (P-SIM). Read More

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  • Character wheel and keyboard

    S60, V60, XC60 of model year 2014 (week 46) equipped with Sensus Connect, Car models of model year 2015 onwards equipped with Sensus Connect

  • Use voice control

    S60, V60, XC60 of model year 2014 (week 46) equipped with Sensus Connect, Car models of model year 2015 onwards equipped with Sensus Connect

  • Using Android Auto

    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, The range of models may vary depending on market.

  • Using Apple® CarPlay®

    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, The range of models may vary depending on market.

  • Tips for using Android Auto

    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, The range of models may vary depending on market.

  • Tips for using Apple® CarPlay®

    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, The range of models may vary depending on market.

  • Connect to the internet via Bluetooth connected phone

    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, The range of models may vary depending on market.

  • Switch connection between personal SIM card and mobile phone

    S60, V60, XC60 of model year 2014 (week 46) equipped with Sensus Connect and Volvo On Call, Car models of model year 2015 onwards equipped with Sensus Connect and Volvo On Call

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  • Android Auto

    By connecting an Android telephone to your car you can, amongst other things, listen to music, make calls, get directions, as well as use certain apps.

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  • Using CarPlay

    By connecting an iPhone to your car you can, amongst other things, listen to music, make calls, send and receive messages, as well as use selected apps. The functions can also be voice-controlled using Siri.

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  • Connect to the Internet using a Bluetooth-connected phone

    Create an Internet connection via Bluetooth by sharing your mobile phone's Internet access and access several online services in your car.

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  • Switch connection

    It is sometimes appropriate to switch from connection via a personal SIM card to use of your mobile phone as the Internet connection for your car, e.g. when you are driving in a different country. This article applies to cars equipped with Sensus Connect and Volvo On Call.

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  • Connect your car to the Internet via WiFi and a phone

    Create an Internet connection via Wi-Fi by sharing your mobile phone's Internet access and access several online services in your car.

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  • Connect to the Internet via car modem

    For cars equipped with Volvo On Call, it is possible to establish an Internet connection via a car modem (P-SIM).

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  • Connect the phone (Android)

    If your Volvo is equipped with Sensus Connect, it is possible to create an Internet connection via your mobile phone. For this to work, your mobile phone needs to be equipped with Bluetooth® and support tethering.

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  • Install personal SIM card

    To be able to connect to the Internet via a personal SIM card, your Volvo has to be equipped with Sensus Connect and Volvo On Call. When you have created an Internet connection, it is recommended that you disable the PIN code lock so that you can automatically connect to the Internet.

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