With ŠKODA Connectivity, you’ll never be cut off from the outside world. Wherever you are, you will remain at the heart of the action, always keep in touch with your nearest and dearest, and have the assurance that help is at hand to overcome any difficulties. No matter where you roam, stay connected.
With the SmartLink+ system, integrating Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and MirrorLink®, the car’s infotainment system lets the driver use the phone safely while driving. After making a cable or wireless connection, you can handle calls and messages, listen to music or use the navigation with ease via the infotainment system. The SmartLink+ system also enables you to access interesting data about your drive, like driving economy, driving dynamics or service information.
CarPlay takes the apps you want in your iPhone while driving and puts them right on your car’s built-in display. Compatible with iPhone 5 and higher.
Android Auto extends the Android platform to the car. Use familiar apps and services on your dashboard screen. Compatible with Android 5.0 and higher.
With each ŠKODA model, you can take your pick of several infotainment systems up to a size of 9.2”. They all work quickly and offer numerous functions and interfaces.
The 9.2” Columbus infotainment offers the greatest entertainment and utility value, featuring gesture control, Wi-Fi hotspot with LTE connection, a DVD player, an SSD drive for maps, and 3D navigation. All ŠKODA Connect services can be ordered as an optional extra. You’ll find the Columbus system in the SUPERB, KODIAQ, KAROQ and OCTAVIA.
The SCALA and KAMIQ are the brand’s first models featuring the all-new Amundsen infotainment system. The free-standing 9.2” glass-design display sits higher up, directly in the driver's field of vision. Advanced features include Bluetooth, 3D navigation, texting directly in the system, gesture control and the optional Wireless SmartLink+ and ŠKODA Sound System.
Depending on the model, the Amundsen infotainment system is available as a 6.5” or 8”. What makes it particularly attractive is its navigation system, Bluetooth connection, voice control and Wi-Fi hotspot. All standard ŠKODA Connect services are optional with this infotainment system. The Amundsen system is available for all ŠKODAs other than the CITIGO, KAMIQ and SCALA.
The new-generation glass-design Bolero system with 8” display is now positioned higher and incorporates a wealth of music and connectivity equipment: Bluetooth, 8 speakers, selected ŠKODA Connect or SmartLink+ services. Optional advanced features include Virtual Cockpit or the inductive-charging Phone Box. You’ll find the improved Bolero system in the SCALA and KAMIQ.
The 8” Bolero system featuring Bluetooth hands-free with text message management makes life easier for the driver. Connectivity options are rounded off by the SmartLink+ interface, SD card slot and USB port. This system supports Care Connect and Emergency Call. You’ll find it in the SUPERB, KODIAQ, KAROQ and OCTAVIA.
You’ll find the Swing Plus system exclusively in the FABIA. It is controlled via 6.5" colour touchscreen with a high resolution of 800×480 pixels. The Swing Plus infotainment offers the SmartLink+ and Bluetooth for convenient connection of your smartphone. The advanced 6-speaker ŠKODA Surround audio system rounds off the offer.
The new-generation Swing infotainment system in the SCALA and KAMIQ is a step forward in ergonomics and functionality. The free-standing 6.5” touchscreen sits right in the driver's field of vision. Its four front speakers are joined by AM/FM radio, Car Menu and two backlit USB-C connectors. eCall and Proactive Service are standard in selected countries.
The Swing infotainment system is built into most ŠKODAs and conveys information on displays up to 6.5” in size. Use the Phone Box with inductive charging, a USB port or Bluetooth to connect and charge your smartphone. You can play music on up to eight speakers or on the Škoda Surround system. You can optionally order the Care Connect and Emergency Call service packages.
The Blues infotainment system looks after entertainment onboard the CITIGO and FABIA. In addition to the radio, the sleek design is underscored by SD card and USB connectors, which also support Apple devices.
You can keep the maps in your navigation infotainment system up-to-date by using the Update Portal.
MyDestinations is an administrative tool that lets you import, create and manage individual points of interest.
Try out the ŠKODA apps, giving your smartphone a host of new features and access to exclusive content. Check your car’s status remotely, watch live sports, or play a game or two. Check out our complete overview of all apps.
Whichever of the ŠKODA models takes your fancy, it’ll have the latest connectivity options. Access your car remotely with a smartwatch or let it call for help itself if there are any problems. The smallest model, the CITIGO, uses Move&Fun to transform your smartphone into a powerful infotainment system that can be used for calls and navigation.