It’s Cyber Monday and online retailers are making a big splash with savings on automotive accesories, infotainment systems and connected car devices. We checked to find some very compelling discounts that we normally don’t see the rest of the year including discounts on connected car devices and smartphone connectivity for Android and iPhone through infotainment systems with CarPlay or Android Auto. There are also great deals on connected home products, tires, lights and wipers.
Aftermarket CarPlay and Android Auto
In general we have found Amazon to over some of the best prices on connected car products which are reduced and price to sell over the holidays. The largest savings are on infotainment systems. Please be aware that installing double dim units in cars can be tricky also not all units are compatible with cars that have integrated featues in the dash. Be sure to check that whatever you buy is compatible with your exact vehicle model. A great way to search is to start off with vehicle search specific searching.
There are many deals on head units to update to Android Auto such as the Pioneer AVH-4100NEX for $434.94 which also shows the needed wires and mounts to install into your vehicle the unit is also compatible with Apple CarPlay. The suggested retail price on it is $700.
If you have an iPhone and want to use CarPlay. CarPlay deals include theKenwood DDX6702S 6.2 for $413.22. Alpine ILX-007 for $549.99 and Kenwood eXcelon DDX6902S for $395.95 (only one left in stock). While the Kenwood DDX6703S Doube Din is $449.98.
Connected Car OBD-II Device Deals
For connected car accesories the new VYNCS is $79.95 with roadside assitance.. It features 3G vehicle monitoring and trakcing, geo-fencing, alerts, driving score, towing, web portal, mobile apps, fuel economy, emission score, real-time battery voltage, trip score with no monthly fees or no cancellation fees, optional remote start and roadside assistance for one year.
Vyncs is powered by Agnik’s connected car technology developed over a decade that powers many products in the market.
However, the new Automatic Pro Gold includes 3G connectivity with no added fess price at $109.95. Automatic tracks the car, supplies vehicle locations and vehicle heath reports. Apps allow for trip logging, automatic smart home features and diagnosis. When an accident is detected on the app, an adviser will contact the driver to check on conditions and send for emergency service as well as contact relatives. Automatic works with Amazon Echo.
Meanwhile Zubie also lowered the price on Amazon to $79.99 from $99.95 and it sold out. However you can order it today and it will ship when available. The device includes 3G data, vehicle tracking, geo-fencing alerts, driving reports and more. The service is specifically geared with features parents of teens love. In fact we were told that teens get nervous when they see their parents install the Zubie device.
Connected Home Deal
Verizon Wireless‘ Cyber Monday deals include the Google Home device for $99 which at some point may integrate into smart home and car features.
Don’t Get Tired of Your Ties.
If you need new winter tires or will travellling a lot special offers from Tire Rack. Save on quality tires with these manufacturer’s promotions available from Tire Rack. You’ll need winshield wipers for the snow and rain. Also you want to make sure you have good light s- lighting and wiper products are now 10 – 50% off!
GPS Navigation products are smarter and more connected than ever before. Check out Garmins Cyber sale with p to 45% off top selling Garmin products for a limited time until 11/28.
Please note we checked prices as of this writing. Sometimes due to dynamic pricing models the prices can be different when you click on the links.