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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Connect up to ten different devices from compatible smartphones to Bluetooth®†-enabled music players such as an iPod® Touch.†
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.
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.
With the 2017 Encore, you’re always in the know. The available built-in Navigation† features a new 8” diagonal color touch-screen which allows you to access real-time maps, driving directions, traffic information and more, directly from your Buick IntelliLink† home screen.
MAPPING AND VIEWS
Know where you are with a real-time map of your current location. Buick IntelliLink’s† available built-in navigation also displays up-to-date traffic and speed limit information.
POINTS OF INTEREST
In Navigation† view, Points of Interest (POI)—including restaurants, gas stations, attractions and more—will display automatically on the map. You can also choose to show or hide POIs or select POI by category (Restaurant, Hotels, Shopping, Bank & Business, Travel, Public Places, Automotive, Leisure, and Emergency).
Touch the Destination† icon on your Buick IntelliLink† home screen to access directions and help you get to specific destinations (if equipped). Buick IntelliLink also saves your frequently traveled routes and destinations, so you can be on your way faster.
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.
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.
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.)
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.
Go to my.buick.com/learn to find out which phones are compatible with the vehicle. Bluetooth® Trademarks The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc., and any use of such marks by General Motors is under license. Other trademarks and trade names are those of their respective owners.
Apple iPhone®/iPod® devices support Bluetooth® audio streaming with limited functionality. Please connect through USB to use all features of the IntelliLink system. Apple Trademarks “Made for iPod” means that an electronic accessory has been designed to connect specifically to iPod and has been certified by the developer to meet Apple performance standards. IPod is a trademark of Apple Computer, Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.
Visit onstar.com for vehicle availability, details, and system limitations. Services vary by model and conditions. 4G LTE service available in select markets. 4G LTE performance based on industry averages and vehicle systems design. Some services require data plan.
If you subscribe after your trial period, subscriptions are continuous until you call SiriusXM to cancel. See SiriusXM Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. Other fees and taxes will apply. All fees and programming subject to change. For more information about NavTraffic®, visit siriusxm.com/navtraffic. For more information about Travel Link, visit siriusxm.com/travellink. XM satellite service is available only to those in the 48 contiguous US states and D.C. Sirius, XM and all related marks and logos are trademarks of SiriusXM Radio Inc.
Not compatible with all devices
89Stitcher “Stitcher SmartRadio” and the Stitcher logo, along with related marks that may appear on the Service (“Marks”), are the service and trademarks of Stitcher. All other trademarks, service marks and logos used on this Service, with or without attribution, are the trademarks, service marks or logos of their respective owners. Without Stitcher’s written permission, you agree not to display or use, in any manner,
Music- and video-recognition technology and related data are provided by Gracenote. Gracenote is the industry standard in music-recognition technology and related content delivery. For more information, visit www.gracenote.com.
IntelliLink functionality varies by model. Full functionality requires Bluetooth® and smartphone. Some devices require USB connectivity. Data plan rates apply.
Navigation and Destination features are not available on all models.
Requires a compatible mobile device, active OnStar service and data plan. 4G LTE service available in select markets. Visit onstar.com for coverage map, details and system limitations.
Map coverage not available in Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands and portions of Canada.
Android, Android Auto, Google, Google Play and other marks are trademarks of Google Inc. Requires compatible smartphone with Android™ 5.0 Lollipop or higher.
Vehicle user interface is a product of Apple and Apple’s terms and privacy statements apply. Requires compatible iPhone and data rate plans apply.
“Made for iPod” means that an electronic accessory has been designed to connect specifically to iPod and has been certified by the developer to meet Apple performance standards.
iPod is a trademark of Apple Computer, Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.
The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc., and any use of such marks by General Motors is under license. Other trademarks and trade names are those of their respective owners.
“Stitcher Smart Radio” and the Stitcher logo, along with related marks that may appear on the Service (“Marks”), are the service and trademarks of Stitcher. All other trademarks, service marks and logos used on this Service, with or without attribution, are the trademarks, service marks or logos of their respective owners. Without Stitcher’s written permission, you agree not to display or use, in any manner, the Marks.
Music and video-recognition technology and related data are provided by Gracenote. Gracenote is the industry standard in music-recognition technology and related content delivery. For more information, visit www.gracenote.com.