LEXUS 2013-2018 VLine CarPlay Android Auto Infotainment System Navigation Upgrade

Upgraded faster hardware

Upgraded faster hardware

2GB RAM for boot and operating speed

OEM screen and controls integration

Wifi 4G LTE and Hot Spot Enabled

Bluetooth music streaming

Powered by Android

Powered by Android

Android 8.1 with automotive user interface

Maps: Google, Waze, others

Music: Spotify, Web Radio, other apps

Install any Android compatible apps

Android Auto USB / Wireless (calls via factory bluetooth)

CarPlay via USB or Wireless

Voice Activation

Voice Activation

Start navigation (Google or Waze)

Search for music (Spotify, Web Radio)

Use Google Assistant

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Not compatible with Scout GPS, use the LEXK or LEXKL VLine VL2 / VLite VT2 system models for Lexus stereos without factory navigation.

Now with Wireless Apple® CarPlay® and Android Auto®!

About VLine
VLine Infotainment System is a smart computer that connects to the back of your stereo and fully integrates into the infotainment system and display without compromising or affecting factory functionality.

Vline VL2 system is an Android-based car infotainment add-on that integrates into your vehicle factory (OEM) stereo. It works seamlessly with the existing car stereo screen/display, sound system, and buttons/controls.

VLine Features

CarPlay: Via USB or Wireless. Add navigation, phone calls, messages and music apps easily with your iPhone to your car stereo.

Android Auto®: Via USB and Wireless. Add navigation and media apps easily with your Android phone. Simply plug it in via a Type-C cable to the USB port and ready to go! Phone calls go through the factory system.

Voice Activation: Voice activation allows use of voice control over navigation with Google, Waze, Sygic, and HereWeGo maps. Voice search is also available within music app plugins including Spotify, Web Radio, Pandora, Google Music, and local music as stored on USB stick / SD card and connected to VLine VL2.

Music Apps and Plugins: VLine VL2 for can play any music app as available in Google Play Store. However, all VLine systems have built-in app plugins to create a unified environment with large display fonts and graphics for ease of use while driving. Plugins include Spotify, Pandora, Google Music, and Web Radio (VLine owns radio app that is similar to TuneIn).

Navigation Apps: Install any map app from Google Play Store including Google, Waze, Sigyc, and HereWeGo. Set default navigation map app for quick access via voice activation and home launcher screen. Voice activation allows the use of voice control over navigation with Google, Waze, Sygic, and HereWeGo maps. Use stereo buttons and touchscreen to use these apps.

Other apps: Install any app available at Google Play store or sideload your preferred app. Note that not all apps are optimized for driving. Install safely and responsibly.

Wi-Fi Connectivity: Wi-Fi connectivity is required to use the majority of VLine apps and Maps. VLine can connect to the internet via Wi-Fi either using smartphone internet tethering or standalone mobile data hotspot / modem and data plan. NOTE: Wi-Fi connectivity is not needed for CarPlay® or Android Auto®.

Bluetooth: Bluetooth A2DP music streaming is available for most smartphones with cover art and title support.

High Sound Quality: VLine uses factory car stereo sound system for pure crystal-clear sound.

Firmware: Firmware upgrades are available within VLine system and downloaded over WiFi or USB. It is recommended that you update your VLine VL2 firmware as it is made available.

Rear and front facing camera: add aftermarket backup and front facing camera to your vehicle with VLine VL2 system. VAUX AV cable is required, and sold separately here >> Note: you do not need VAUX AV cable to retain your factory backup and front cameras, or any other cameras, they will keep working with VLine VL2 system installed.

Wireless Bluetooth Mini Keyboard (sold separately): The keyboard is useful to input any information such as Wi-Fi password or email into VLine. Connects via Bluetooth, easy to operate.

Integration with your existing system: All factory features remain functional with the installation of our VLine VL2 system. You can easily switch back and forth between the backup camera, FM radio, VLine and your CarPlay or Android Auto interface.

Quad Core Cortex-A17 MCU 1.8GHz
Mali-T760 MP4 GPU clocked at 600 MHz
2GB RAM, 16GB Flash
WiFi 2.4GHz/5.0GHz, Bluetooth 2.1/4.0
AV1/AV2 in for video and backup camera (optional, add VAUX cable to the order
USB2.0 x 2 ports
Operating Temperature: -40C - +85 C (-50F - 200 F)
Operating current: < 700mA
Standby current: ~2mA
SN Ratio: 95dB
DAC resolution: 24bit
Distortion: < 0.01%
Dimensions: W / H / D - 120* 160 * 33 mm
Weight: 400g
Enclosure: Silver metal

*Parts shortage disclosure: due to the current electronic components shortage the exact specs might fluctuate based on the parts availability. The components fluctuation will not affect the products performance.
Standard package include everything you need for the installation:
- VLine infotainment system in metal enclosure
- Vehicle specific video and power harnesses
- GPS receiver
- Microphone
- Automotive grade USB cable
- Operation manual

We ship internationally. For rates and delivery times please see this chart

- 30 days money back guarantee
- 18 month replacement warranty
Q.: When I install VLine, will it disable any of my car factory functions, such as factory car Bluetooth?
A.: VLine will not disable any factory functions.

Q.: Will my car stereo or steering wheel controls work with VLine?
A.: Yes your car stereo or steering wheel controls will work with VLine.

Q.: Do I need my phone to work with VLine?
A.: VLine is standalone system that does not need any phone. All apps and maps run directly on VLine. You can still use your phone for CarPlay or Android Auto, Bluetooth music streaming or Wifi tethering.

Q.: Can I use an iPhone with VLine?
A.: You can connect your iPhone to VLine for CarPlay, Bluetooth or USB music streaming. You can also use your iPhone to provide internet to VLine. CarPlay is available wireless and via USB.

Q.: Can I use Android smartphone with VLine?
A.: You can connect your Android smartphone for Android Auto, Bluetooth or USB music streaming. You can also use your phone to provide internet to VLine.

Q.: Do I need VAUX AV Cable for Backup and Front-facing Camera if I want to retain my factory cameras?
A.: You do not need VAUX AV cable to retain your factory backup, front-facing, or other cameras. You only need VAUX cable if you want to add aftermarket backup or front-facing camera to your vehicle. You can integrate it with VLine via VAUX cable

Q.: How can I provide internet to VLine?
A.: Few options are available. We recommend either tether internet from your phone or use dedicated mobile hot spot with sim card and internet plan. Please read more in our blog about How to bring internet to your car and to VLine

For more information and demo videos of VLine infotainment system please visit vline/index.html and vline/video.html

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