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Which USB Devices are Compatible with My Car Stereo?

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The following USB devices are compatible with your car stereo:

  • Mass Storage Class (MSC) devices. For more information, check the car stereo USB devices compatibility list.
  • Media Transfer Protocol (MTP) devices capable of switching to mass storage setting.
    • MTP devices that do not have the function to switch to mass storage are not compatible.
  • Android™ Open Accessory (AOA) 2.0 devices are compatible on some models.
    • AOA 2.0 device and audio format compatibility vary with the model. Check your manual for model-specific information.


  • Your storage device must contain compatible audio formats such as MP3, WMA, AAC, FLAC, and WAV.