Android Auto is updated almost weekly, although sometimes we’re hard pressed to know what’s changed with the new version, as Google usually enables server-side changes. Then the doubts of knowing whether you have the latest version installed or notbecause the update can sometimes take time to arrive via Google Play.
If you want to know what version of Android Auto do you have installed on your mobile, you have two ways to do it. You can check Android Auto’s version like any other app, as well as the ability to do so from Android Auto’s own settings.
From application information
Android Auto is an app like any other, although it usually no longer appears in the app drawer. However, you can still see the version of Android Auto check app versionsomething you can do with any application.
There are several ways to do this. One of the fastest requires you to have a shortcut to Android Auto, where you’ll need to long press to open context menu where it is normal for the app info option to appear. The version of the application will appear on this information screen. Sometimes it’s high, sometimes it’s low: Depends on the layer.
If you don’t have this shortcut, you’ll have to do it the traditional way, which is a little longer. You need to go to Android settings and enter in the section Apps. In the app list, you should find Android Auto, where you’ll get to the app info screen that includes the version. Here are the steps:
Enter mobile settings
Tap the Apps section
Open the apps list (sometimes you’ll need to tap menus like “Show all” first)
Tap Android Auto
You will find the app version at the top or bottom
From Android Auto
You can also find out which version of Android Auto you have, from Android Auto. The result is exactly the same as with the previous method, although it has the advantage of being able to obtain some additional information about other applications and services related to Android Auto.
All you have to do is open Android Auto settings on your mobile and scroll down to the bottom, where you will see the version. Tapping on it brings up the panel with more related data.
You will then be able to see the version of Android Auto and all the applications compatible with Android Auto that you have installed on your mobile, such as WhatsApp, Google Maps or Google Play Services. It also shows whether or not the Android Auto app has the necessary permissions. Here are the steps:
Open Android Auto settings
At the bottom you will see the version of Android Auto
For more information, press the version and the panel appears with more data