Unfortunately, you can’t install SYNC 4* software onto SYNC 3 hardware. However, that doesn’t mean you aren’t getting an immersive experience with your current SYNC version. You still get onboard connectivity, hands-free calling, access to the AppLink® catalog, up-to-date GPS, Bluetooth®-enabled music streaming and more.
Why update SYNC 3?
When you update your SYNC 3 software, you’ll get access to new features while helping make sure your system is functioning as well as it should be. Every enhancement, big or small, has been designed to help you make the most of every moment — whether it’s the daily commute or the annual road trip.
SYNC 3: Ford+Alexa**
Ford and the available SYNC 3 voice-activated technology system have teamed up with Amazon’s cloud-based voice service – Alexa**. Ford+Alexa brings the amazing capabilities of Amazon Alexa from your home to the road. You can even control your supported smart-home devices while you keep your eyes on the road and your hands on the wheel. All you have to do is talk to Alexa.
Get to your destination fast with Waze
By accessing Waze† with available SYNC 3 AppLink, you can collaborate with other users, outsmarting traffic by sharing information to get the best routes, and receive real-time alerts about accidents, road hazards and traffic jams.
Access the expanding SYNC 3 AppLink app catalog
Giving you even more capabilities on the road, SYNC 3 AppLink†† offers a range of apps that you can access right in your in-vehicle display.
*Don’t drive while distracted or while using handheld devices. Use voice-operated systems when possible. Some features may be locked out while the vehicle is in gear. Not all features are compatible with all phones. **Requires available SYNC 3 AppLink version 2.2 or higher. Commands and functionality vary depending on smartphone and required software. Don’t drive distracted or while using handheld devices. Use voice controls. Certain Alexa functionality is dependent on smart-home technology and not all features shown are available without such technology. Message and data rates may apply. Amazon, Alexa and all related logos and motion marks are trademarks of Amazon.com Inc. or its affiliates. †Available via iPhone in vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 Commands may vary by phone and Appink software. Don’t drive while distracted or while using handheld devices. Use voice-operated systems when possible. Some features may be locked out while the vehicle is in gear. Not all features are compatible with all phones. Message and data rates may apply. ††Commands may vary by phone and AppLink software.
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