Updating ford sync
UPDATE: Apparently the official download links no longer work.
Apparently Ford either thinks everyone has updated or has posted newer versions and changed the links.
With the ability to connect to Apple’s Car Play and Android Auto, Ford SYNC 3 is the most sophisticated SYNC system to date.
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You can obtain the update in three ways: by downloading over the air for Wi-Fi-connected vehicles, by bringing your car to a Ford dealership, or by downloading the update to a USB drive then manually plugging into the car.
Whether that’s the right move remains to be seen, as the first car with a traditional mobile OS as the main system won’t be on the market for at least another year or two.Android Auto is supported for smartphones running Android 5.0 and higher, while Car Play is compatible with i Phone 5 or later, updated to i OS 7.1 or higher.The update today comes after carmakers Audi and Volvo announced that they will be using Android as the main operating system for their upcoming cars.Apple Car Play Compatible with i Phone 5 and later models running i OS 7.1 or higher, Apple Car Play gives i Phone users an intuitive way to make phone calls, use voice-guided navigation, listen to music, and send and receive messages while staying focused on the road.Users can control Apple Car Play through the in-vehicle display or via Siri voice control.