Here’s how to play YouTube, Netflix and more videos on your car’s Apple CarPlay display without jailbreak.

Apple CarPlay is pretty great for all kinds of reasons, not least the fact that it means people don’t try and use their iPhones while they drive.

That safety aspect also ensures that you can’t run video streaming apps like YouTube and Netflix. But what if you’re parked up and want to kill some time? Or, if the person sitting in passenger or back seat wants to have fun by playing some video? Turns out, there’s a dongle for that! You don’t need a jailbroken iPhone to make this all work!

In order to make this work, you’ll need to have a car with OEM wired-CarPlay screen installed from factory. If you have one of those many cars, add iCarPlayDongle X and you’re good to go.

Apart from being able to turn your wired CarPlay experience into a wireless one, this thing also enables mirroring via AirPlay or MirrorLink, enabling the streaming of video like YouTube and Netflix. Awesome!

  • Adds MirrorLink And AirPlay Mirroring functionality so that you can mirror your iPhone or Android’s screen to car’s head unit.
  • Mirroring means you can play videos from YouTube, Netflix and more from your phone using MirrorLink or AirPlay.

Full list of features can be seen here:

Adds Wireless CarPlay capability to a car which already has a built-in wired-CarPlay on stock radio/head unit without having to opt for a third-party one. To check whether your car model is supported, check our compatibility page here.

Adds MirrorLink And AirPlay Mirroring functionality so that you can mirror your iPhone or Android’s screen to car’s head unit.

Mirroring means you can play videos from YouTube, Netflix and more from your phone using MirrorLink or AirPlay.

Adds ability to play media from USB drive.

Also works with third-party wired-CarPlay radio/head units from Pioneer, Kenwood, Alpine and more. To check whether your third-party head unit is supported, check our compatibility page here.

Supports steering while functionality as long as the car’s stock radio and wired-CarPlay supports it.

Supports Hey Siri via car’s built-in microphone.

Supports multi-screen sizes.

Supports all iPhone models above iPhone 5.

Supports CarPlay in iOS versions up to the latest iOS 14.

You can get all of this, and much more, for just $184 right now as part of July 2021 sale. Head on over to the iCarPlayDongle site and check out the iCarPlayDongle X right now. It really does change the CarPlay game!

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