How to use the HDMI Port on Your Honda

August 25th, 2021 by

With recent studies showing that Americans spend up to an hour each day in their vehicle, with up to 32 miles driven each day on average, it’s clear that choosing the right vehicle is more important than ever before. Known for their undeniable reliability and great value, Honda is also a leader in comfort and convenience in their vehicles. Honda, with driver comfort and convenience in mind, have made available an HDMI port on their vehicles so drivers can watch videos on their infotainment screen while in park, a modern day comfort.

A Relaxing Break

It’s been a long day at the office and you finally have a moment to take your lunch break. You head out to your car and hit the closest drive-thru and pull over to enjoy your meal. Wouldn’t this moment be great if you could kick back and watch a little TV like you were home? With a Honda all you would need to do is plug your phone in with a compatible HDMI cable and enjoy your lunch break with some TV, just as the Jetsons predicted.

In order to enjoy your breaks in a futuristic fashion, just do the following:

  1. Find a safe place to pull-over and put your vehicle in P (Park)
  2. Push the Start/Stop button once to turn off the engine.
  3. Again, push the Start/Stop button once to activate Accessory mode.
  4. On the Display Audio Home Screen, select Audio.
  5. In Audio, select “HDMI” as the input source.
  6. Plug your HDMI cable into your Phone.
  7. Plug your HDMI cable into your vehicle’s HDMI port.
  8. Select your video player/streaming service of choice, and enjoy!

After you are all set up, your phone will control the Play/Pause functions while your Honda will control the volume. A quick and easy set up that can be done in minutes, this new HDMI functionality is sure to bring joy and comfort to every Honda owner. Stop by Lehigh Valley Honda located in Allentown, PA, to test out Honda’s HDMI port function today.

More Than Movies

Now you’re probably wondering if the Honda HDMI port can do more than just mirror your movies from your phone, and you would be right for wondering that. The Honda HDMI port simply mirrors your phone’s media to your infotainment display, allowing you to do things like view photos, videos, or even stream video games (Separate Service Required). Watching your favorite movies or television shows is easy once you follow the above instructions, just turn on your favorite streaming platform and watch on your infotainment display thanks to your Honda HDMI port.

If relaxing with some video games is more your speed, follow the same set up instructions listed above, but make sure to sign up for a video game streaming service. There are multiple game streaming services out there and all are compatible with Honda’s HDMI port as it simply mirrors your phone’s screen. As long as your phone is compatible with a video game streaming service you can view it on your Honda HDMI port.

Honda is Happiness

Always looking to make their customers happy, Honda has once again gone above and beyond for their customers. With the Honda HDMI port, happiness and relaxation are only a parking spot away any time of the day. Relax, unwind and enjoy your personal time in your Honda with the Honda HDMI port, entertainment on the go. Stop by Allentown’s favorite Honda dealer, Lehigh Valley Honda to check out the Honda HDMI port.