ALG Volvo P1 Apple CarPlay & Android Auto Media Unit FAQ's
FAQs for ALG Volvo P1 CarPlay & Android Auto Media Unit
What is the ALG Volvo P1 CarPlay & Android Auto Media Unit?
A: The ALG media unit is a standalone media player designed specifically for the P1 Volvo models with the waterfall dashboard. It provides wireless connectivity to Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, allowing you to use your phone's key features like maps and music safely while driving.
What inspired the creation of this media unit?
A: The inspiration came from a desire to integrate Google Maps and Spotify into the dashboard of a P1 Volvo. There was a gap in the market for a reliable, high-quality media unit for these models, and thus, the ALG media unit was born.
What differentiates the ALG media unit from the competition?
A: Our unit doesn't require you to disassemble your dashboard, unlike some other brands. Moreover, our product is of exceptional quality, with features like an IPS screen, wireless connectivity, automatic screen brightness control, built-in equalizer, Bluetooth 5.0, and a high capacitive touchscreen.
How does the media unit fit into the Volvo's dashboard?
A: The unit is designed to fit seamlessly into the P1 Volvo's waterfall dashboard by using a trim panel. Half of the original display is covered by our screen, a deliberate design decision made after noticing that the top half of the OEM screen isn't used regularly.
Will the media unit block any dashboard features like the central vents or hazard button?
A: No, the media unit is designed in such a way that it doesn't block the central vents or the hazard button.
Does the ALG media unit have a warranty?
A: Yes, the ALG media unit comes with a warranty, and we also provide excellent customer support and regular software updates.
What makes the screens of the ALG media unit superior?
A: The screens on our media units come from a reputable company known for their high-quality products. Features include IPS display, wireless connectivity, automatic screen brightness, an inbuilt equalizer, Bluetooth 5.0, and a high-capacitive touchscreen.
What differentiates these from others I have seen?
A: We have trialled screens from $30 to $200 and found them lacking various features. Some as basic as audio quality! After trialling 5 of these screens we found one of best quality and perfect for our application and our customers.
Can I use both Android Auto and Apple CarPlay with this media unit?
A: Yes, the ALG media unit supports both Android Auto and Apple CarPlay wirelessly, providing a versatile user experience.
What does the installation process involve?
A: We've designed the media unit to be straightforward to install, with no need to rip apart your dashboard. More detailed instructions are provided with the unit.
Do I need any special software to use the media unit?
A: No special software is needed. The media unit is compatible with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, allowing you to access your phone's features on your car's dashboard wirelessly.