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What phones are compatible with Acura vehicles?

Acura model phone connectivity and features 

What phones are compatible with Acura vehicles? There are too many to list, but most phones from popular phone brands will be compatible. These include iPhones, Blackberries, Androids, and more. Keep reading below to learn more about Acura model phone connectivity and features. 

front view of a 2020 Acura MDX

How can I find out if my phone is compatible with an Acura model? 

Most Acura models have dozens of phones that are compatible with them. If you would like to see a complete list of compatible phone models, you can go to handsfreelink.com. That site offers the function to check phone compatibility with Acura models such as the Acura MDX. All you have to do is put in the Acura model information that you are interested in and your phone service provider. You can also narrow it down further by phone type. 

What are the available features for connecting a phone in an Acura? 

So, you know that your phone is compatible with your Acura. Now what? There are three main options that allow you to take advantage of your phone’s connectivity. Try out Bluetooth ® HandsFreeLink ®*AcuraLink ™ Connectivity, and Audio features in your vehicle. With these three systems you will be able to: 

  • Use Bluetooth to complete phone calls and send messages.” 
  • Access audio streaming applications such as Pandora.** 
  • Listen to audiobooks, podcasts, and other entertainment. 


*Compatible with select phones with Bluetooth®. Your wireless carrier’s rate plans apply. State or local laws may limit use of texting feature. Only use texting feature when conditions allow you to do so safely. 

**Pandora, the Pandora logo and the Pandora trade dress are trademarks or registered trademarks of Pandora Media, Inc. Used with permission. Compatible with select smartphones. See: www.pandora.com/everywhere/mobile. Not all devices compatible with USB connection. Your wireless carrier’s rate plans apply.