Honda Automobiles: Honda Civic Si

Like a rest of a Civic family, a new Civic Si Coupe and Sedan significantly advantage from advances in-vehicle connectivity and audio opening with a new era of slicing corner technologies. New Si customary facilities embody a 7-inch capacitive touchscreen Display Audio interface with Android handling system, with a singular Si red striking theme. The complement also enables simplified smartphone connectivity with a singular wire tie and is now concordant with a Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ platforms, giving business seamless formation of pivotal smartphone facilities and functions, including smartphone-powered GPS navigation and voice-controlled hunt capabilities. Featuring customary Pandora® compatibility, streaming Bluetooth® audio and many other calm choices, including SiriusXM®, Civic offers a abounding preference of party choices. Matching a assertive suggestion of a Si is a customary 450-watt 10 orator reward audio system.

Key Audio and Connectivity Features

  • 7-inch Display Audio touchscreen with integrated HVAC controls*
  • Apple CarPlay™ compatibility*
  • Android Auto™ compatibility*
  • HondaLink™ connected-car system*
  • HondaLink Assist (when interconnected with concordant phone) *
  • HD Radio™
  • Smartphone-Based Navigation App Compatibility*
  • New-generation “2.0” SiriusXM® Radio*
  • Pandora® interface
  • USB Audio Interface
  • 450-Watt 10 Speaker (including subwoofer) AM/FM Premium Audio System*

* First for Civic Si

7-Inch Display Audio Touchscreen
All Civic Si Coupes and Sedans underline a 7-inch Display Audio touchscreen that uses a Android handling complement to offer a far-reaching operation of useful facilities and capabilities. The discerning and easy-to-use touchscreen lets users swipe, daub and splash – only like on a inscription or smartphone – to control a vehicle’s audio system, arrangement settings and other modernized features. The 7-inch touchscreen is a special high-contrast, high clarification IPS arrangement with a high observation angle for improved legibility.

All Civic Si models facilities a 450 watt, 10-speaker reward audio complement that is also found in Civic Touring indication grade. Premium 6.7-inch full-range speakers are positioned in a front doors and dual in a back rug and one 3.1-inch orator in a information panel. Two 1.5-inch tweeters are positioned nearby a A-pillars and dual some-more are located on a back deck, and a 7.9-inch subwoofer is placed in a core of a back deck.

The complement offers many renouned audio formats, including AM/FM, HondaLink content, Pandora®, Bluetooth® streaming audio, and harmony with a Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ platforms. SiriusXM® and HD Radio® are also standard.

Icons imitative smartphone apps are displayed on a high-definition, capacitive touchscreen, creation a interface discerning and easy to use. Interfaces for customary internet-sourced song and media options, such as Pandora® can be displayed and tranquil on a Display Audio interface, with a ability to emanate personalized stations, daub to “like” songs, and perspective manuscript design directly from a touchscreen. Display Audio also integrates hold operation of a menu and lapse functions for a complicated and neat look.

The complement can also be tranquil with bright steering-wheel mounted controls, including a touchpad control that enables an alphabetic hunt of a operation of facilities regulating a straight swiping motion. Search equipment seem on a tone Driver Information Interface (DII) arrangement located in a reduce apportionment of a instrument display, only subsequent a digital speedometer display. The complement can also be tranquil around voice commands, after dire and releasing a steering-wheel-mounted speak button.

Driver Information Interface (DII)
All Civic Si models underline a Driver Information Interface (DII) integrated into a operation of a 7-Inch Display Audio Touchscreen. The DII is positioned in a instrument display, only subsequent a digital speedometer. The tone TFT DII arrangement puts a far-reaching operation of information in front of a motorist where it’s easy to see. The steering circle mounted buttons and touchpad control make it easy to hunt among choices on a DII, and afterwards make a preferred selection.

DII displays a following items:

  • Driving Computer
  • Performance Driving Information
  • Smart Maintenance
  • Audio System
  • Telephone
  • SMS/Email
  • Apple CarPlay™
  • Android Auto™
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One-Cable Connection
In all Civic Si models, concordant iPhones and Android (with Android Auto app.) phones installed with a concordant HondaLink app can be connected to a 1.5-amp USB pier with a singular USB wire (provided with a phone), to arrangement navigation information on a 7-inch Display Audio Touchscreen. This creates tie easier and reduction dear than Honda’s prior complement that compulsory 3 cables to make a tie between a smartphone and a vehicle.

Apple CarPlay™
All Civic Si models offer customary Apple CarPlay compatibility. By joining a iPhone to a automobile regulating a phone’s USB wire (supplied with a phone) and a Civic Si’s 1.5-amp USB port, CarPlay facilities can be accessed. (Note that a CarPlay complement will not work regulating a USB pier located inside a Civic Si’s core console.)

Android Auto™
All Civic Si models offer customary Android Auto™ compatibility. By joining a concordant Android phone to a automobile regulating a phone’s USB wire (supplied with a phone) and a Civic Si’s 1.5 amp USB port, a Android Auto height is enabled.

SiriusXM® Radio
A new era 2.0 chronicle of SiriusXM® Radio is a customary underline in all Civic Si models, and it provides some-more than 165 channels of digital programming with nearby CD-quality sound. The SiriusXM® vigilance is beamed from dual promote satellites positioned in geostationary circuit above Earth. The beams from these dual promote satellites mix to camber a whole continental United States and some of Canada.

Pandora® Compatibility
All Civic Si models are designed to yield a available interface for Pandora®, a giveaway song use that allows users to open an comment online and emanate adult to 100 personalized internet “radio stations” that are formed on favorite songs or artists. Users can select among their stations and listen around computer, and can also download a giveaway smartphone Pandora® app, that allows users listen to a same list of personalized stations around their concordant phone. Although Pandora® is free, phone information charges apply.

HondaLink®
The Display Audio complement with subsequent era HondaLink that is customary in Si models allows a owner’s digital lifestyle to seamlessly confederate with a automobile and provides entrance to a universe of cloud-based information. The application-based height connects business to online calm both inside and outward a car. The tie between a complement and a user’s smartphone is done by a Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink® wireless interface. A HondaLink phone app provides available entrance for many services including plcae searches, internal weather, messaging, Maintenance Minder alerts, use scheduling by phone, and entrance to a automobile Owners Guide.

HondaLink Assist
An additional new underline on Civic Si is HondaLink Assist, that can assistance ask puncture assistance for drivers. If a concordant phone is interconnected by Bluetooth®7 HandsFreeLink®, there is a mobile tie and an airbag deployment sensor is triggered, a complement is designed to automatically try to forewarn an operator, news a car’s stream location, and concede occupants to speak directly to a operator. The user can afterwards hit puncture services if needed.

Siri Eyes Free
All Civic Si models confederate Apple’s Siri Eyes Free mode imbedded in Apple CarPlay. Compatible iPhone® users will be means to work Siri by informed voice commands by dire and holding a TALK symbol on a steering circle for dual seconds when their iPhone is interconnected around Bluetooth®. Using Eyes Free mode, Siri takes hands-free functionality even serve and helps to minimize a intensity for distractions by gripping a iOS device’s shade from lighting up.

Owners can approach Siri to perform a series of specific tasks while they keep their eyes on a highway and their hands on a wheel. Capabilities include:

  • Send content messages and e-mails
  • Read incoming content messages and emails
  • Set adult calendar entries, reminders, and alarms
  • Check a weather
  • Turn-by-turn voice navigation
  • Sports scores and batch quotes

SMS Text Messaging
All Civic Si models have a customary SMS content summary duty that can review incoming texts aloud over a audio system, and concede a motorist to respond with any of 6 bureau preset messages. The complement works with SMS-capable dungeon phones that have an active information devise and a Message Access Profile (MAP), such as a Blackberry, Droid X and others. Apple iPhone models do not support this feature, though Siri Eyes Free CarPlay mode (iPhone 5, 6 and 7 during time of launch) offers a ability to initiate, hear and respond to content messages around voice commands.

Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink®
The Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink® interface is designed to offer hands-free operation for many Bluetooth®-enabled mobile telephones. Standard on all Civic Si models, a complement wirelessly connects a driver’s dungeon phone to a vehicle’s audio system. This allows a motorist to make or answer dungeon phone calls but stealing hands from a steering wheel. The complement is concordant with Bluetooth®-enabled dungeon phones that have a Hands Free Profile (HFP). A list of concordant phones can be found during handsfreelink.com or honda.com.

USB Ports and Power Outlets
All Civic Si models have a 12-volt energy opening is positioned during a bottom of a core smoke-stack on a right of a reduce storage tray, with a 1.5-amp USB pier positioned on a left and a 1.0-amp USB pier is positioned inside a console. 

Audio and Connectivity Features

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