Google Built-in

Google Assistant, Google Maps, and Google Play in Volvo cars

In an era where technology is seamlessly integrated into every aspect of our lives, the automotive industry is not one to be left behind. As cars become smarter and more connected, the collaboration between Volvo and Google has paved the way for a new era of driving experience. Google’s suite of services and Volvo’s commitment to safety and innovation redefine how we interact with our vehicles. Features of Google Built-in that you, as a Volvo owner, can benefit from include:


Intuitive and personal

One of the standout features of Google Built-in is the level of personalisation and connectivity offered to drivers and passengers. The infotainment system learns the user’s preferences over time, remembering frequent destinations, curating content, and suggesting tailored to the driver’s tastes. Whether it’s recommending a new restaurant, playing a preferred genre of music, or adjusting the cabin settings, your Volvo with Google Built-in seamlessly aims to make every journey an enjoyable and efficient driving experience.

With Google Maps, navigation becomes intuitive, offering real-time traffic updates, rerouting options to ensure you’re always on the fastest route, and even predictive features that suggest destinations based on daily routines. You can also use Google Maps in your Volvo to locate charging stations, helping you plan and enjoy longer trips.

User friendly and convenience

Google’s system integrated into Volvo cars, which includes Google Maps, Google Assistant, and Google Play Store, allows you to have instant access to a world of information, entertainment, and convenience, all at your fingertips. The system provides users with a familiar interface, making it easy to access apps, navigation, music, and more, all through voice commands or a user-friendly touchscreen.

Staying connected while on the road has never been easier. With Google Assistant now integrated, you can perform a plethora of tasks using voice commands. Whether it’s sending a text, making a call, or adjusting the temperature, Google Assistant has you covered. This hands-free approach ensures that you, as the driver, can remain focused on the road while still enjoying the benefits of connectivity.

Entertainment and Connectivity

The inclusion of the Google Play Store within Volvo’s infotainment introduces a world of possibilities. You can download and use a variety of apps, from music streaming services to productivity tools, making longer journeys more enjoyable and efficient. Additionally, this connectivity paves the way for over-the-air updates, ensuring that your Volvo’s software is always up-to-date with the latest features and security enhancements.

As technology continues to evolve, Google built-in Volvo cars transform the way we experience driving.  With Google’s suite of services seamlessly integrated into Volvo cars, the driving experience becomes safer, more convenient, and highly connected. Whether it’s using Google Assistant for hands-free tasks, navigating through traffic with real-time updates, or accessing a world of entertainment and apps, the benefits are endless.

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