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ALEXA BUILT-IN

TAKE ALEXA ALONG FOR THE RIDE

She’s the same Alexa you know but now on the go. Available Alexa Built-In can help you play music, get directions, place calls, control your smart home and more—all with your voice.

WHAT IS ALEXA BUILT-IN?

Alexa functionality is fully integrated into your Buick infotainment system. With Alexa Built-In use voice commands to connect to your favorite music service, get directions, make calls, check your calendar or to-do lists, add items to your Whole Foods shopping cart and more.

GET CONNECTED


1. CHECK vehicle availability

2. FIND the Alexa icon on your infotainment system or download Alexa from the App Store

3. LOG IN with your Amazon credentials or sign up for an account at amazon.com

4. DOWNLOAD the Amazon Alexa mobile app to your phone from the Google Play™ or Apple® App Store®  

5. LINK the accounts and media services you'd like to access in the Alexa mobile app in Settings

6. PAIR your phone with the vehicle via Bluetooth®

7. COMPLETE the setup process and link your applicable accounts

HOW DOES ALEXA BUILT-IN WORK IN MY GX?

If equipped, wake up Alexa using the steering-wheel voice-command button or Alexa icon on your Infotainment screen. (Note: You need a data plan and must complete the set-up process to activate.)
 
Alexa is easy and intuitive to use. Simply ask Alexa to do things using simple phrases.
 
Say things like:
 
“Alexa, call Blake.”
 
“Alexa, get directions to the nearest coffee shop.”
 
“Alexa, play Road Trip playlist.”
 
“Alexa, what’s on my schedule today?”

SOME OF THE THINGS ALEXA BUILT-IN CAN DO:


  Buick Navigation Icon

NAVIGATION

Get directions sent to your Navigation System using your voice. Say “Alexa, get directions to the nearest gas station.”

  Buick Music Player Icon

MUSIC

Access music anywhere, from your favorite music services. Say “Alexa, tune to SiriusXM Channel 2.”

  Connected Car Alexa Skill Icon

SMART HOME

Control your home from wherever you are. Say “Alexa, set the thermostat to 68 degrees”

  Buick Calling Alexa Skill Icon

CALLING

Call a family member or friend with Alexa to let them know you are headed home. Say “Alexa, call Lupe.”

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PRODUCTIVITY

Set reminders, add items to shopping or to-do lists, or manage your calendar. Say “Alexa, add coffee to my Whole Foods shopping cart.”

  Buick News and Information Alexa Skill Icon

NEWS AND INFORMATION

Stay up to date on the latest news and sports updates or answer that burning question and more while on the go. Say “Alexa, what’s my sports update?”

AMAZON ALEXA BUILT-IN IS ALREADY AVAILABLE IN ENCORE GX

Alexa Built-in is now offered in select 2020 Encore GX models.  She’ll be available soon on other select Buick models.


Your safety is very important to us. If you want to determine whether or not there is a recall on your current vehicle or on a vehicle you are considering buying, visit www.nhtsa.gov/recalls or call (888) 327-4236.

MORE CONNECTIVITY


Amazon, Alexa and all related marks are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates.  

  • Functionality is subject to limitations and varies by vehicle, infotainment system and location. Select service plan required. Certain Alexa Skills require account linking to use. Amazon, Alexa and all related logos and motion marks are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc., or its affiliates. See onstar.com for additional details.

  • Certain Alexa functionality is dependent on smart home technology.

  • In order for Alexa to make phone calls or access your phone contacts, your phone must be Bluetooth paired.

  • The Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price excludes destination freight charge, tax, title, license, dealer fees and optional equipment. Click here to see all Buick vehicles’ destination freight charges.

  • EPA-estimated.

  • Service varies with conditions and location. Requires active service plan and paid AT&T® data plan. See onstar.com for details and limitations. Vehicle must be on or in accessory position for Wi-Fi® to function.

  • EPA estimated mpg: 22 city/29 hwy FWD, 21/27 hwy AWD with standard 2.5L engine. 20 city/25 hwy AWD with available 2.0L turbo engine.

  • Cargo volume with rear seat folded is 57.3 cu. ft. Cargo volume with rear seat up is 26.9 cu. ft. Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and distribution.

  • Read the vehicle Owner’s Manual for important feature limitations and information.

  • Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA's) New Car Assessment Program (www.SaferCar.gov).

  • Functionality varies by model. Full functionality requires compatible Bluetooth® and smartphone, and USB connectivity for some devices.

  • Map coverage available in the U.S., Puerto Rico and Canada.

  • EPA-estimated: 27 mpg city/33 mpg highway - 1.4L Turbo with VVT, SIDI and Stop/Start technology FWD

  • Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and distribution.

  • Vehicle user interface is a product of Apple® and its terms and privacy statements apply.  Requires compatible iPhone® and data plan rates apply.  Apple CarPlay is a trademark of Apple Inc.  Siri, iPhone and Apple Music are trademarks for Apple Inc, registered in the U.S. and other countries.

  • Vehicle user interface is a product of Google™ and its terms and privacy statements apply. Requires the Android Auto app on Google Play and an Android™-compatible smartphone running Android 5.0 or higher. Data plan rates apply. Android Auto is a trademark of Google LLC.

  • EPA estimated.

  • Cargo volume with second and third row folded is 97.6 cu. ft. Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and distribution.

  • Vehicle user interfaces are products of Apple and Google and their terms and privacy statements apply. Requires compatible smartphone and data plan rates apply. Apple CarPlay is a trademark of Apple Inc. Siri, iPhone and iTunes are trademarks of Apple Inc, registered in the U.S. and other countries. Android and Android Auto are trademarks of Google Inc.

  • The system wirelessly charges one compatible mobile device. Some phones have built-in wireless charging technology and others require a special adapter/back cover. To check for phone or other device compatibility, click here or consult your carrier.

  • Cascada cargo volume: 13.4 cu. ft. with top up; 9.8 cu. ft. with top down. Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and distribution.

  • Read the vehicle’s owner’s manual for important feature limitations and information.

  • EPA-estimated: 2.5L engine – 25 city / 35 hwy (FWD); optional V6 3.6L engine – 21 city / 30 hwy (FWD); 20 city / 29 hwy (AWD).

  • EPA-estimated: 2.5L engine - 25 city/35 hwy (FWD); optional V6 3.6L engine - 20 city/30 hwy (FWD); 20 city/29 hwy (AWD).

  • EPA estimated.

  • Requires available Trailering Package. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • EPA-estimated MPG: 25 city/30 hwy FWD

  • With cargo area floor lowered and seats folded. Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and distribution.

  • Buick Driver Confidence includes the following: Forward Collision Alert, Automatic Emergency Braking, Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning, Following Distance Indicator, IntelliBeam headlamps and Front Pedestrian Braking.

  • Apple iPhone®/iPod® devices support Bluetooth Audio streaming with limited functionality. Please connect through USB to use all features of the Buick Infotainment System.

  • Not available with lease, special finance, and some other offers. Take new retail delivery by 11/2/20.
    Dealership availability and hours of operation are subject to change in accordance with all federal and local laws and restrictions.

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