Passengers will be able to watch movies and shows, play games (), use apps, and access Alexa on the go through Fire TV for Auto. They can watch shows and movies together or separately. There will be a privacy filter to prevent the driver from seeing the front passenger screen while the vehicle is in motion. When the Wagoneer is parked, drivers can access Fire TV for Auto from the main screen.
You can sync content from other Fire TV devices using an Amazon account. So you can start watching an episode on Video premium in the car and continue where you left off when you get home. You will be able to download certain content for offline viewing. This can be useful if you want to save data or if you plan to drive through an area where mobile service is difficult to find.
There are touchscreen controls, as well as a remote that includes Alexa voice control. You will also be able to use the Uconnect 5 system via the remote control, giving you access to vehicle features such as maps and air conditioning.
“We’ve redesigned Fire TV for the automotive industry with an experience specifically designed to bring you the best in entertainment, wherever you are,” said Sandeep Gupta, vice president and general manager, Amazon Fire TV. in a report. “With built-in Fire TV, customers can stream their favorite shows, see if they’ve left the lights on at home with Alexa, and enjoy unique controls through the Uconnect system.”
The 2022 Jeep Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneer will be available in the United States, Canada and Mexico this fall. Stellantis (the new name for the recently merged Fiat Chrysler and Peugeot SA) will unveil the vehicles on March 11.