To enjoy Android Auto wirelessly your phone has to support the wireless Android Auto. If it doesn’t, you’ll still be able to use the Android Auto via USB – Just make sure you have the Android Auto app installed on your phone.

Pixel, Nexus, or Samsung phones with Android versions shown below:

Phone Make and Model

Android Version

Pixel 3 or Pixel 3 XL

Android 8.0 or higher

Pixel 4 or Pixel 4 XL

Android 10.0 or higher

Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8+

Android 9.0 or higher

Samsung Galaxy S9 or S9+

Android 9.0 or higher

Samsung Galaxy S10 or S10+

Android 9.0 or higher

Samsung Note 8, Note 9 and Note 10

Android 9.0 or higher

Samsung Galaxy S20 or S20+

Android 10.0 or higher

Samsung Note 20

Android 10.0 or higher

Other Samsung models

Android 10.0 or higher

Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Nexus 5X & Nexus 6P also support wireless connection in most countries.
The Android Auto app version 4.7 and up.
A high-quality USB cable for initial setup.

Android Auto on your car display (with a USB cable)
An Android phone running Android 5.0 (Lollipop) and up with a data plan. For best performance, we recommend Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) and up.
A high-quality USB cable.
The Android Auto app (if you’re using Android 10 or higher, the app is already on your phone).