Technology Features | 2022 Buick Encore GX | Small SUV

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TECHNOLOGY

Encore GX offers a personalized, powerful and connected driving experience with the Buick Infotainment System with a suite of In-Vehicle Apps and available Alexa Built-In™, you can bring the things you love everywhere you go.

YOUR MEDIA WORLD AT YOUR FINGER TIPS

The full-color touch-screen display makes media accessible, informative and available in high resolution that makes it even more attractive.

TAKE ALEXA ALONG FOR THE RIDE

It’s the same Alexa you know but now on the go. Just ask Alexa to play music, get directions, place calls and a lot more. With available Alexa Built-in, you can use your voice to maximize any drive in your Buick Encore GX.

BUICK INFOTAINMENT SYSTEM

From hands-free texting to an available enhanced Connected Navigation interface that automatically maps out the fastest way to get to where you’re going, the Buick Infotainment System takes your connected Encore GX to the next level.

CONNECTED NAVIGATION

Experience the convenience of maps, turn-by-turn directions and more with the available Connected Navigation system or Buick Maps+.

TEEN DRIVER MODE

Help new drivers with this configurable feature. Create custom profiles and activate vehicle settings that encourage safe driving. Get an In-Vehicle report card on driving habits as you continue to coach your teen.

APPLE CARPLAY™ COMPATIBILITY

New for 2022, you can wirelessly connect your iPhone to Apple CarPlay to access Apple Music®, Apple Maps, Siri® to send and receive hands-free text messages, and more, right on your touch-screen.

ANDROID AUTO™ COMPATIBILITY

New for 2022, you can wirelessly connect your Android™ smartphone to Android Auto to access Google Maps, Google Play Music, Google Voice and more, right on your touch-screen.

WIRELESS SMARTPHONE CHARGING

Keep your smartphone charged and your cabin cable-free with available wireless smartphone charging. Just place your compatible device on the tray in the center console and power up with ease.

AVAILABLE REAR CAMERA MIRROR

Available Rear Camera Mirror uses a camera to provide you a wide and less obstructed view behind the vehicle while you’re driving. You can switch between the camera view and a traditional rear-view mirror. Brightness, zoom and vertical-tilt adjustment add a tailored view.

AVAILABLE WI-FI HOTSPOT

Keep your connection going with an available Wi-Fi® Hotspot. It offers a fast and reliable connection that supports up to seven devices so your passengers can stream, surf and post their way at WiFi® hotspot speed. Upgrade to unlimited data and you’ll gain access to WarnerMedia RIDE™, so you can watch more than 1,000 hours of live and on-demand movies and TV shows, all from the comfort of your Buick.

BUICK DRIVER INFORMATION CENTER

Keep track of important driver information on the 4.2" diagonal multicolor display. Essential display items include following distance, speedometer, fuel level, tire pressure and more.

SIRIUSXM®

SiriusXM with 360L lets you enjoy an unparalleled variety of premium content, along with additional channels previously available only online. Plus you get the most innovative, user-friendly features ever offered including On Demand content, personalized recommendations, Live Sports and more!

YELP

Use your vehicle’s Marketplace app to reserve a table through Yelp at thousands of restaurants nationwide. You can search for restaurants in a 25-mile radius and reserve a table — all in a few easy taps.

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DINING ON THE GO

Marketplace lets you order and prepay at some of your favorite restaurants for pickup or delivery – all from your vehicle infotainment system.

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FUEL AT YOUR FINGERTIPS

Marketplace makes getting gas easier and more secure. You can locate, pay and activate fuel pumps — all from your infotainment system. Save time when fueling up by securely paying from your vehicle.

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PARKING MADE SIMPLE

ParkWhiz makes finding parking easy and convenient by allowing you to find a spot before you arrive at your destination. You can locate, book and pay for your parking — all from your infotainment system.

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ORDER TAKEOUT

Place a take-out order from restaurants like Applebee’s, IHOP or Wingstop, or set up a delivery through delivery.com. Marketplace will store your most recent orders and favorites.

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FILL YOUR TANK

Activate the pump, pay for fuel and earn valuable rewards right from your vehicle’s infotainment system at participating Exxon, Mobil and Shell stations.

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RESERVE A TABLE 

Make on-the-go reservations at more than 4,000 restaurants nationwide through Yelp Reservations.  

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FIND A SPOT

Easily find a parking spot in cities across the country via Parkopedia.®

BUICK CONNECTED SERVICES

Buick offers many ways to seamlessly link your digital life to your connected vehicle. You decide which plan is right for you. Get Connected Access with up to 10 years of standard connectivity, which currently enables services such as Vehicle Diagnostics at no additional cost. Add either Remote Access or Connected Vehicle to connect to more available features, such as remote vehicle start from the myBuick Mobile App and unlimited Wi-Fi® hotspot data. And with the App Access Plan, you can access your favorite streaming content with in-vehicle apps and bring it all on every commute.

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BUICK CONNECTED SERVICES

We make it easy to connect your Encore GX to your digital life. Find the perfect plan for your needs. Buick now offers three ways to seamlessly link your digital life to your connected vehicle. You decide which plan is right for you. Get Connected Access with up to 10 years of standard connectivity, which enables services such as Vehicle Diagnostics, at no additional cost. Add either Remote Access or Unlimited Access to connect to more available features, such as remote start from the my Buick Mobile App and unlimited Wi-Fi® data.

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

  • Available on select 2017 model year and newer GM vehicles with compatible hardware. Third-party trademarks are the property of their respective third-party owners and used under agreement. Requires active service plan and paid AT&T vehicle data plan.See onstar.com for details and limitations.

  • 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 are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. See onstar.com for additional details.

  • Connected Navigation and real-time points of interest only available on properly equipped vehicles. Requires paid plan or trial. Map coverage available in the U.S., Puerto Rico and Canada. See onstar.com for details and limitations.

  • US only. Available on properly equipped 2018MY and newer GM vehicles. Requires select service plan. Functionality is subject to user terms and limitations and varies by vehicle model. See onstar.com for details and limitations.

  • 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, Siri, iPhone and Apple Music are trademarks of 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 a compatible smartphone running Android™ 5.0 or higher. Data plan rates apply. Android Auto is a trademark of Google LLC.

  • 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.

  • Safety or driver-assistance features are no substitute for the driver’s responsibility to operate the vehicle in a safe manner. The driver should remain attentive to traffic, surroundings and road conditions at all times. Visibility, weather and road conditions may affect feature performance. Read the vehicle Owner’s Manual for more important feature limitations and information.

  • 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.

  • Always pay careful attention to the road, and do not drive distracted. Wi-Fi® Hotspot intended for passenger use only when vehicle is in operation. Compatible device and vehicle are required. Requires active subscription to either eligible AT&T trial or AT&T unlimited data plan that includes in-car Wi-Fi. Download of WarnerMedia RIDE™ app is required. Download and usage data charges may apply. WarnerMedia RIDE and all related trademarks and elements are © and TM Warner Media, LLC

  • Already a SiriusXM Subscriber?


    Call 1-855-236-9236 when you get your new vehicle so SiriusXM can add it to your account. SiriusXM will also take care of cancelling the service on your old vehicle (if you no longer have it) and can move any unused service credits to your new one. (Certain restrictions apply for Lifetime plans. Ask Listener Care for details.) Be sure to have your new Radio ID or VIN available when you call.


    *Trial length and service availability may vary by model, model year or trim.

  • Valid offers can vary. For latest offers, check Marketplace through the vehicle mobile app or your vehicle’s infotainment system (if available). Third-party trademarks are the property of their respective third-party owners and used under agreement.

  • Standard connectivity available only to original purchaser for 10 years. Services enabled by Connected Access are subject to change. Does not include emergency or security services. See onstar.com for details and limitations.

  • Standard connectivity available only to original purchaser for up to 10 years. Services enabled by Connected Access are subject to change. Does not include emergency or security services. See onstar.com for details and limitations.

  • Diagnostic capabilities vary by model and plan. Message and data rates may apply. Requires contact method on file and enrollment to receive alerts. Not all issues will deliver alerts. See onstar.com for details and limitations.

  • Remote Access Plan does not include emergency or security services. Lock/Unlock feature requires automatic locks. Remote start requires GM factory-installed and enabled remote start system. See onstar.com for details and limitations.

  • Connected Vehicle Plan does not include emergency or security services. Service varies with conditions and location. Data plans provided by AT&T. Requires active service plan and paid AT&T data plan. See onstar.com for details and limitations.

  • Requires subscription to Remote Access Plan or Unlimited Access Plan. Services are subject to user terms and limitations, and vary by vehicle model. Unlock feature requires automatic locks. Remote start requires GM factory-installed and enabled remote-start system. Visit onstar.com for more details.

  • Available on select Apple and Android devices. Service availability, features and functionality vary by vehicle, device and the plan you are enrolled in. User terms apply. Device data connection required. See onstar.com for details and limitations.

  • AT&T Connected Car Unlimited Plan (Prepaid 30-Day Auto Renewal): U.S. only. Prepaid session-based data plans provide you with access to AT&T wireless data services for your equipped vehicle including, but not limited to, features that may be used with wireless data services, content and application. Eligible vehicle, data plan and compatible SIM card required. Duration: Session-based prepaid plans for 30 days. Auto Renewal: Plans automatically renew every 30 days unless canceled. To cancel at any time, call 1.888.466.7827 or by accessing your account online. Auto-Renewal Payments: Monthly charges will automatically be billed to credit card on file on day 30 unless canceled. Payments are nonrefundable (subject to applicable law). Pricing: $25 for a 30-day prepaid plan. Limit: 1 vehicle per 30-day prepaid plan. Devices: Sold separately. Data: For use in the U.S. only. Hotspot: Connects a limited number of Wi-Fi-capable devices per vehicle hotspot as specified by the vehicle maker. Devices connected to vehicle’s hotspot use data from your plan. Once a device connects, it will automatically reconnect and use data from your plan unless hotspot is removed from returning device settings or hotspot password is changed. Performance varies based on number of devices connected and other factors. Stream Saver feature not available for this Plan. General Wireless Service Terms: Subject to AT&T Session-Based Wireless Data Services Agreement available at att.com/USTermsandconditions. Pricing, offer and terms subject to change and may be modified or terminated at any time without notice. Coverage and service not available everywhere.

  • App Access Plan does not include emergency or security services. App streaming requires properly equipped vehicle and services vary with conditions and location. See onstar.com for details and limitations.

  • Remote Access Plan does not include emergency or security services. See onstar.com for details and limitations.

  • Connected Vehicle Plan does not include emergency or security services. Service varies with conditions and location. Data plans provided by AT&T. See onstar.com for details and limitations.

  • Available on select Apple and Android devices. Service availability, features and functionality vary by vehicle, device and the plan you are enrolled in. Terms apply. Device data connection required. See onstar.com for details and limitations.

  • 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 MPG 25 city, 30 highway FWD.

  • Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and distribution.

  • EPA estimated.

  • EPA estimated MPG 30 city, 32 highway 1.3L engine FWD.

  • Buick Driver Confidence: Automatic Emergency Braking, Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning, Forward Collision Alert, Front Pedestrian Braking, Following Distance Indicator and IntelliBeam. Read the vehicle Owner’s Manual for more important feature limitations and information.

  • Vehicle user interface is a product of Google and its terms and privacy statements apply. Requires the Android Auto app on Google Play and a compatible Android smartphone. Data plan rates apply. You can check which smartphones are compatible at g.co/androidauto/requirements. Android, Google Play and Android Auto are trademarks of Google LLC.

  • Safety or driver-assistance features are no substitute for the driver’s responsibility to operate the vehicle in a safe manner. Read the vehicle Owner’s Manual for important feature limitations and information.

  • With rear seats folded. Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and distribution.

  • Buick Driver Confidence Plus: Automatic Emergency Braking, Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning, Forward Collision Alert, Front Pedestrian Braking, Following Distance Indicator, IntelliBeam, Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert, Rear Cross Traffic Alert and Rear Park Assist. Read the vehicle Owner’s Manual for important feature limitations and information.

  • EPA estimated MPG 18 city/26 highway FWD.

  • 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.

  • Vehicle user interface is a product of Google and its terms and privacy statements apply. Requires the Android Auto app on Google Play and a compatible Android smartphone. Data plan rates apply. You can check which smartphones are compatible at g.co/androidauto/requirements. Android, Google Play and Android Auto are trademarks of Google LLC.

  • Bose® is a registered trademark of the Bose Corporation in the U.S. and other countries.

  • EPA estimated FWD model.

  • 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.

  • Preproduction model shown throughout. Actual Production model may vary.

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