Apple CarPlay® & Wireless Apple CarPlay®

What is Apple CarPlay?

Apple CarPlay® is the smarter way to enjoy your compatible Siri®-equipped iPhone® on the road, helping you stay focused as you drive.  When connected, your iPhone can provide turn-by-turn navigation, access your music library, and make hands-free calls and text messages.

Select vehicles are equipped with wireless CarPlay, so you can keep your iPhone in your pocket, bag or on a wireless charger. [[3880]]

Touchscreen display of Apple CarPlay apps


What can I do with Apple CarPlay?

Navigate hassle-free by letting your compatible iPhone guide the way. Explore nearby options for gas, parking, restaurants, and more with a simple tap using the Nearby feature.

How to connect to Apple CarPlay

Apple CarPlay

With a wired connection, your Apple device is physically connected to your vehicle using a USB cable, ensuring a stable and seamless experience. CarPlay is integrated into the operating system of your iPhone, so you don't need to download a standalone CarPlay app.

Apple CarPlay tips & support

NissanConnect Apple CarPlay tips and support video overview

Learn about Apple CarPlay and its features, including Siri®, hands-free navigation, hands-free commands and more. 

NissanConnect Siri Eyes Free function

Siri® for Apple CarPlay

If you have a compatible iPhone® with Siri, you can link your iPhone to the Siri® Eyes Free function in your vehicle's Bluetooth® System. On your touchscreen, touch and hold the CarPlay Dashboard or CarPlay Home button—then ask Siri a question.

Or, with Siri Eyes Free and voice recognition technology built into your vehicle, you can control iPhone features without looking at or touching your iPhone.

NissanConnect Apple CarPlay vehicle compatibility

Which Nissan vehicles have Apple CarPlay or Wireless Apple CarPlay?

Visit the Package Availability page to find out vehicles are equipped with Apple CarPlay or Wireless Apple CarPlay.

Related features

Explore similar features to make the most of your drive.

Amazon Alexa Built-in (requires In-Vehicle Data & Wi-Fi plan) [[1489]] [[3880]] [[3882]][[77]]

Ask Alexa to play music, listen to audiobooks, hear the news, check the weather and more—while being able to keep your eyes on the road. In-Vehicle Data & Wi-Fi subscription or personal Wi-Fi hotspot is required. [[1489]] [[3880]] [[3882]][[77]]

Android Auto™

A simpler way to use your compatible Android™ phone in the car, helping you get to your destination with ease. [[3880]]

Amazon Alexa Built-in

Ask Alexa to play music, listen to audiobooks, hear the news, check the weather and more—while being able to keep your eyes on the road. In-Vehicle Data & Wi-Fi subscription or personal Wi-Fi hotspot is required. [[1489]] [[3880]] [[3882]][[77]]

Bluetooth® Hands-Free Phone System

Make and receive calls—whether your compatible phone is right beside you or buried deep in your bag. [[3880]]


Questions about Apple CarPlay?

Explore frequently asked questions about Apple CarPlay.

I’m using the wireless Apple CarPlay feature, but want to turn on my NissanConnect Wi-Fi Hotspot. Is there a way I can use both at the same time?

The wireless features in your vehicle, including Wireless Apple CarPlay, over the air updates, and Wi-Fi Hotspot require use of your in-vehicle modem (if equipped). In order to continue using the features of Apple CarPlay, while utilizing other wireless features of your vehicle such as Wi-Fi Hotspot and over the air updates, please connect your Apple device to the provided USB connection located in your center console.

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Get everything from important owner information, to roadside emergency assistance, to vehicle functions like remote start and more—all through the MyNISSAN app. [[3880]] [[97]]


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