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Drive Kit Plus for the iPhone® [1]

With the "Drive Kit Plus for the iPhone®", your iPhone® 4/4S is comprehensively integrated
in the A-Class. It is integrated through the interaction of the
Mercedes-Benz app called "Digital DriveStyle" with the "Drive Kit Plus for the iPhone®" interface in the vehicle, where the iPhone® is connected and charged.
The "Digital DriveStyle" app is available free of charge at the iTunes® App Store [2]. In the app, extensive functions are seamlessly integrated in the new revolutionary user interface and shown on the vehicle display [3] . With the iPhone® connected, the "Digital DriveStyle" app is reliably and conveniently controlled via the ergonomically designed Controller.

Some of the functions of the "Digital DriveStyle" app:

  • Advanced navigation solution from Garmin® with web-based real-time traffic information, Points of Interest search and 3D map presentation.
  • Local search function powered by Google™ of Points of Interest with StreetView™ and destination transfer to Navigation.
  • AUPEO!™ Personal Radio with individual music programming.
  • Internet radio with national and international stations.
  • Access to the track titles stored in your iPhone®.
  • Facebook® Feeds and Twitter® Tweets from friends are read out aloud[4].
  • Socially interactive experience through sharing and posting, e.g. the title of the song currently playing or of the navigation destination on Facebook® and Twitter®.
  • Glympse™: Communicate to your friends - in real-time - your current location, your vehicle speed and estimated time of arrival.
  • Intuitive CarFinder with automatic storing of vehicle location on iPhone®. By means of the integrated pedestrian navigation function in the iPhone® it is possible to find one's vehicle conveniently.

[1] Expected availability from 4th quarter of 2012.

[2] "Digital DriveStyle" App available in the iTunes® App Stores in Germany, France, Italy, Great Britain, Austria, Switzerland. Further countries in the iTunes® App Store to follow.

[3] In conjunction with Audio 20 CD or COMAND Online.

[4] Languages: German, English, Italian, French.

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