Audi Q5 GPS Navigation Car Stereo (2008-2016)
Aftermarket GPS Navigation Head Unit is specially designed to upgrade Audi Q5(B8) 2008-2017 factory radio system. It has the same plug and harness as original radio,plug and play. This product only replaces the original LCD screen unit and retains the factory FM/CD head unit, so the original Audi car computer/CD/FM/AM/Sirius/XM will still work as before.
Audi Q5 (Type 8R: 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017)
This product is NOT compatible with Audi SQ5.
Before place the order, you need to know the following items about your car:
1. What is the current radio system on my car?
|Audi Radio system||Display||Software version||Fitness|
|Chorus with MMI 2G Low/Basic||3-inch monochrome display||/
|MMI 2G High navigation system||6.5-inch monochrome display||/||NOT FIT|
|Concert/Symphony basic radio(no navigation)||6.5-inch TFT color display||/||FIT|
|MMI 3G Low/Basic navigation system||6.5-inch TFT color display resolution 480*240||BNAV||FIT|
|MMI 3G/3G+ navigation system||7-inch TFT color display resolution 800*480||HN+||FIT|
|MMI 3G High navigation system||7-inch TFT color display resolution 800*480||HNav||FIT
Send a photo of the dashboard(radio system) to us if you are not sure about fitness.
2. If your car has MMI system, then you can use the original joystick and touchscreen to operate the new Android screen.
You can still use the originla joystick to operate the original Audi screen. The touchscreen does not operate the original Audi screen.
3. Please press MEDIA button on the raido panel and check audio source options.
If your car has the AUX(External audio input), then you don't need the AMI-AUX cord.
If your car has the AMI, then you need the Audi AMI-AUX adapter cord. Please add it from add-ons box when place the order. Otherwise there will be no audio after install our product.
Factory standard radio(NON-NAVI) FYI
|Operating system||Android Oreo(8.0)|
|CPU||64-Bit 8-Core Cortex-A53 1.5GHz|
|Screen||7 inch HD 1024*600 Capacitive Touch Screen|
|SD/TF card||One card slot
|USB port||Three USB ports|
|AUX input||One set A/V input(RCA port)|
|Camera||One camera input(RCA port)|
|GPS receiver||External GPS receiver
* Free maps preload and free updates
DVD(device is optional)
* Support DVD/VCD/CD/MP3/MP4/WMA/
* Retain the original Audi FM/AM/Sirius/XM radio
Apple CarPlay(optional)* Support Apple Carplay with iPhone
* Wired connection
* Charge iPhone while playing
Bluetooth* Hands free phone call
* Load phone book from you mobile phone
* Bluetooth music stream A2DP
* External Microphone
* Compatible with iPhone & Android mobile phone
Android Auto(optional)* Support Android Auto with Android phone
* Wired connection
* Charge phone while playing
Backup Camera(camera is optional)
* Display reverse image automatically
* SD card/USB music, video, photo and ebook
TV(TV tuner is optional)
* Support ATSC/DVB-T/DVB-T2/ISDB-T
DVR(camera is optional)
* support forward video recoder while driving
* Support original steering wheel control
AUX(optional)* One channel A/V input for external device
Google Play* Android Market provide numerous apps download,
such as Skype/MSN/Youtube/Twitter/Facebook
free download as much as you need
* Built-in WiFi dongle
|Home Menu||Apps Menu|
|Bluetooth Phone Call
|Apple CarPlay||Android Auto|
Frequently asked questions:
Is this product plug and play? Do I need to program or code my Audi? Do I need to buy external GPS antenna? Can I still check the car info as the OEM screen?
Answer: Yes, it is totally plug and play, it has the same plugs and harness as original Audi system. You do not need to program your car when installation. All necessary accessories are included in the package. You do not need to buy anything else to make it work. You can still check the original Audi car info as before.
How do I switch the new Android system to the original Audi interface?
Answer: Please tap “Car-info” icon on the home screen to switch to original Audi interface.
How do I switch the original Audi interface to new Android system?
Answer: Please tap the screen.
Why it shows “No signal” when tap “Car-info” to switch back to original Audi interface?
Answer: Please check the CAR-LVDS port. Make sure you connect the LVDS plug (removed from the OEM screen) to the new screen.
Why there is no audio from new Android system?
1. Please press MEDIA button on the raido panel and check audio source options.Make sure the External Audio input(AUX) is activated.
Note if your car has the AMI option instead of AUX, then you need to plug the Audi AMI-AUX cord(this cord is sold separately) to AMI port in glove box on passenger side.After plug this cord, the AMI will change to AUX on the screen.
2. Then tap the screen to Android screen. You should be able to hear sound.
Where should I mount the main metal box? The original LVDS cord is too short to mount it in the glove box?
Please take apart the glove box on passenger side and there is a hole allows you to put the metal box hide behind the screen. Then the LVDS cord is long enough.
Why it does not power off when I shut down the car?
Answer: Please make sure the CANBUS connector is connected behind the climate control panel as shown below.