Though Android Auto it takes between us for years (2014, specifically), one of its most important functions was limited until now to a few countriesbesides that only had support in certain models of car, and in certain phone models. We talk about Android Auto wireless, that is to say, the possibility of connecting the mobile to the car without the need of cables.
BMW, for example, as has announced that will integrate the solution in Google without cables in their vehicles starting in June of this year and Samsung already he extended his support more models Galaxy a few months ago. However, the number of countries in which you could use Android Auto wireless was still very limited. Up to now, because that list has just expanded with 16 more, most of them european.
16 new countries with Android Auto wireless
Although the number of countries where it can be used Android Auto is, currently, out of 36, the wireless function of this solution could not be used until now in many of them. Initially it was only available in the united States, Mexico and Canada, but last October, Google added 15 new names (most of them from South america), making a total of 18.
The new listing it adds nothing more and nothing less than 16 new regions to that listing of lucky nations where you can connect the mobile to the car without wires to enjoy a custom interface that we offer you the possibility to control various functions. With this, the total number of countries is the following:
In addition to these 34 countries, we have Japan and Russia, which support Android Auto, but still does not offer support for the wireless version. In any case, remember that in order to be able to enjoy Android Car wireless not only will it be in one of the countries mentioned above, but the vehicle will need to have support to do this and you will need to have one of the compatible mobile: Google Pixel, Nexus 5X or 6P, Galaxy S8 and S8+, S9 and S9+, S10 or S10+ and Note 8, Note 9 and Note 10.
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