Android Auto Compatible Phone Models

Android Auto Compatible Phone Models

Android Auto is a version of Android designed to operate as a car stereo with GPS navigation, media playback, app support and much more. You can use your phone with the Android Auto system via a tethered USB connection, or a wireless connection. If you are using Android Auto with a USB connection, compatibility is available for any Android device running 5.0 or above. If you are looking to use Android Auto with a wireless connection, your options are limit to specific phones.

Download the Android Auto app here.

Compatible Android Auto Phones: Best Supported Phone Models

When it comes to wireless connectivity to Android Auto, Google wanted to make sure that its entire lineup of phones was compatible with this feature. These are all the Google phones that can be used wirelessly with Android Auto.

  • Google Pixel 3 XL
  • Google Pixel 3
  • Google Pixel 2 XL
  • Google Pixel 2
  • Google Pixel XL
  • Google Pixel
  • Nexus 6P
  • Nexus 5X

While initially, the wireless feature was limited to Google devices, Samsung eventually updated many of their phones, allowing them to use the feature.

  • Samsung Galaxy S8
  • Samsung Galaxy S8+
  • Samsung Galaxy S9
  • Samsung Galaxy S9+
  • Samsung Galaxy S10
  • Samsung Galaxy S10+
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 8
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 9
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 10

More phones are expected to be updated with compatibility. The only real requirement to use this feature is Android 9.0 or up. So if your phone supports Android 9.0, it’s just a matter of your phone being updated with the feature.