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AN SUV AS TECH-SAVVY AS YOU.

The nimble, versatile 2017 Encore compact luxury SUV comes with hands-free technology, courtesy of the Buick IntelliLink infotainment system. Buick IntelliLink allows you to initiate phone calls, play and control available satellite or Internet radio and access phone contacts and place calls — all with just the sound of your voice. And many system features are available at the touch of a button. So you can seize the day, any day.


FEATURES

Welcome to an advanced technology personalized for you. Make calls, listen to your favorite music and be seamlessly connected in the 2017 Encore compact SUV through a voice-activated, 8” diagonal color touch-screen infotainment system.

2016 Encore small luxury SUV's IntelliLink offers the entertainment of Pandora and SiriusXM satellite radio.

AVAILABLE 4G WI-FI

Stay connected to the internet and your favorite apps with the available built-in 4G Wi-Fi hotspot. It’s always available when the vehicle is on and ready to connect to your compatible devices, giving you an integrated and customizable in-vehicle experience.

SEAMLESS CONNECTIVITY

Apple CarPlay compatibility is the smarter way to use your compatible iPhone in your car. It lets you access Apple Music, Maps, make phone calls, and send messages all through Encore’s touchscreen or with your voice through Siri. Android Auto compatibility seamlessly connects your compatible Android smartphone, so you can get directions using Google Maps, listen to music via Play Music, make phone calls, and respond to messages and more, all through the Encore’s touchscreen.

VOICE COMMANDS AND SMARTPHONE CONNECTIVITY

The Encore compact luxury SUV is designed for the times. Control everything with just your voice, thanks to voice-recognition technology and connect your compatible smartphone to allow IntelliLink to become like an extension of your device.


RADIO

The 2017 Encore compact SUV offers satellite and Internet radio and more than 140 channels of commercial-free music, talk, sports, news, weather and more.

Your Encore's IntelliLink homepage is customizable.

MULTIPLE INPUTS

Manage your entertainment through voice commands or steering-wheel controls — it’s your personal luxury.

SIRIUSXM®† AND PANDORA®†

IntelliLink offers a world of available infotainment: Pandora, Stitcher® SmartRadio and SiriusXM Radio with Travel Link®† (standard three-month trial). This includes more than 140 channels, including commercial-free music plus talk, sports, news, weather and more.

GRACENOTE®† TECHNOLOGY

Embedded in the IntelliLink system, Gracenote®† indexes and assigns voice tags to all your music. The “More Like This” feature will instantly create a playlist of songs and artists similar to the music you’ve been listening to.


VOICE RECOGNITION

The Buick IntelliLink system’s easy-to-use voice control will leave you speechless — the instant you talk to it. From hands-free phone book and dialing commands, to pulling up your favorite available Internet or custom radio stations — IntelliLink’s intuitive voice controls recognize and carry out a range of tasks upon hearing your voice.

Happy couple smiling inside of a Buick Encore.

PAIR

Connect up to ten different devices from compatible smartphones to Bluetooth®†-enabled music players such as an iPod® Touch.

XM TUNE SELECT

Play music directly from your mobile device, jump from channel to channel in seconds and set alerts for your favorite artists or songs on any SiriusXM channel with the XM Tune Select feature.

SIRI EYES FREE®†

Simply connect your iPhone®† with Buick IntelliLink via Bluetooth®† and then use the steering-wheel voice-activation button to begin. Siri responds to your voice to carry out an array of hands-free tasks. Compose text messages and emails, and even access stored contacts on your compatible phone all while keeping your hands on the wheel and your eyes on the road.


HANDS-FREE

Thanks to its advanced voice-recognition technology, Buick IntelliLink seamlessly integrates with your compatible smartphone to create a driving experience that’s equally connected and convenient.

2016 Encore small luxury SUV features IntelliLink technology with smartphone or Bluetooth compatibility.

CONNECT YOUR PHONE

Use simple phrases to access call history, Pandora and Stitcher SmartRadio apps, and content from your compatible smartphone.

DIAL

Initiate phone calls by name or by number, and using the sound of your voice.

PHONE BOOK ACCESS

IntelliLink accesses the phonebook from your smartphone, so you can access every number every time you bring your paired compatible smartphone into your vehicle.


DEVICES

From a conveniently placed USB port to Bluetooth®connectivity, the 2017 Encore keeps you connected to all your mobile and entertainment devices. And they’re seamlessly integrated into your Buick IntelliLink system.

Overhead shot of Encore interior with a woman holding an iPad and a man driving.

CONNECT VIA USB OR AUX LINE-IN

Play available Internet radio or stream music from your MP3 players and memory sticks using the built-in USB port.

APPLE CARPLAY COMPATABILITY

Apple CarPlay compatibility allows you to use your favorite iPhone apps on Encore’s available IntelliLink system. You can:

  • Listen to Apple Music
  • Navigate via Apple Maps
  • Make phone calls
  • Send and receive messages


ANDROID AUTO COMPATIBILITY

Android Auto compatibility allows you to sync your Android smartphone to Encore’s available IntelliLink system. You can:

  • Listen to music via Play Music
  • Navigate via Google Maps
  • Make phone calls
  • Send and receive messages

PAIR UP TO TEN DEVICES

Pair up to ten devices, including smartphones and Bluetooth®†-enabled devices like an iPod® Touch.

BLUETOOTH AUDIO STREAMING

Buick IntelliLink’s Bluetooth®† technology lets you stream music from a variety of sources without any cords or wires.



TRAVEL LINK

Available with an active SiriusXM Radio subscription, Travel Link delivers continuously updated information about weather, nearby fuel prices and movie theater listings in your immediate area. So you’re always ready for anything, anytime.

MOVIES

Now you don’t have to decide on a movie before getting into the car. Available Travel Link can access information for more than 4,500 movie theatres — sorting by movie titles, show times, distance and more. You can add a favorite theater, and Travel Link can also route to whichever theater you choose.

WEATHER

Always be prepared with available Travel Link’s weather updates. Get up-to-the-minute and 5-day forecasts along with alerts from the National Weather Service and other government agencies (including warnings for hurricanes, tornadoes, etc.)

FUEL

Take the guesswork out of the gas work. Available Travel Link can provide fuel prices for more than 10,000 gas stations, sorting by lowest price, distance, brand name and more, along with routing to the station of your choice.