As more people have smartphones, the more they want their vehicle to be compatible with it. Luckily, many new vehicles have technology and connectivity features that can connect with your phone. The 2020 Kia Optima has several technology and connectivity features to connect your phone and your vehicle. Keep reading to learn about these features!
Technology and Connectivity
The 2020 Kia Optima is compatible with both Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™. Apple CarPlay® allows you to access directions, make calls, send and receive texts, and listen to music or podcasts. These features can be accessed by using Siri®. Android Auto™ allows you to access your apps, send and receive texts, use Google Maps™, and listen to music. These features can be accessed through voice command using Google Assistant. Both apps need to be downloaded onto your phone to fully work. If your device is compatible, place your phone in the front console to charge it wirelessly.
If you want to stay connected to your Kia even when you’re not in it, get the UVO link app. Remote Start with Climate Control allows you to start your engine and warm or cool down the cabin from inside your home or office. Remote Lock/Unlock allows you to lock or unlock your doors from your phone when you forgot to lock them with your key fob. Points of Interest allows you to add your favorite places on your phone and then they will sync with your Kia with turn-by-turn directions.
Test drive the 2020 Kia Optima
Like these technology and connectivity features? Then schedule a test drive of the 2020 Kia Optima. However, if you would like to learn more about this model, check out our blog posts and research page. Otherwise, feel free to contact us with your questions.