The 2016 GMC Sierra 1500 and the 2016 GMC Sierra 1500 Denali both offer Color Touch Radio with IntelliLink, for your connectivity and convenience.

CONNECTIVITY AT YOUR COMMAND

GMC IntelliLink1 combines a customizable color display, 4G Wi-Fi Hotspot2, and support for Apple CarPlay3 to give you convenience and connectivity on your terms. Apple CarPlay3 seamlessly integrates your phone and truck to give you access to your contacts, navigation, and hands-free calls and messaging, all through your IntelliLink1 screen. And with Sierra’s built-in 4G Wi-Fi Hotspot, you can stay connected to the apps you need and the people around you with ease.


CUSTOMIZABLE COLOR DISPLAY

Innovative features available in the 2016 GMC Sierra 1500 Pickup Truck provide convenience and connectivity on your terms.

 

HOMEPAGE CUSTOMIZATION

Customize your homepage for swift access to the features you use the most, with up to 6 pages of favorite settings. And thanks to multiple homepages, all system features are available with a simple touch.

AVAILABLE 8” COLOR DISPLAY

Available 7” and 8” color touch screens offer a large viewing area and vivid colors so you can see your media and apps with ease.

PRESET FAVORITES

You can also customize your home screen with up to 60 saved presets of music including songs, albums, artists and genres. You can even save phone contacts and if you choose the optional IntelliLink with navigation6, you can save navigation destinations.


APPLE CARPLAY

New for 2016 Sierra is available support for Apple CarPlay.TM3 It’s the smarter way to use your iPhone®. Now many of the functions you use your phone for- entertainment, communication and directions- appear on Sierra’s available color touch screen display by simply connecting your smartphone via USB8.

The 2016 GMC Sierra 1500 light-duty pickup truck’s available Apple CarPlay technology syncs your phone to the truck’s IntelliLink System.

MESSAGES

Siri can send, read, and reply to your text messages for you, so you never have to look at your iPhone while driving.

PHONE

Make calls, return missed calls, and listen to voicemail. Siri can help you do all these things. All you have to do is ask.

MUSIC

Access your artists, songs, playlists, and iTunes Radio using your car’s built-in controls. Or just tell Siri what you’d like to listen to.

THIRD PARTY APPS

Apple CarPlay will also support additional audio apps that you’ve downloaded to your iPhone for enjoying podcasts, music, and radio.

MAPS

Access the power and simplicity of Apple Maps from your dashboard — complete with turn-by-turn directions, traffic conditions, and estimated travel time. Apple CarPlay can also predict where you most likely want to go using addresses from your email, text messages, contacts, and calendars.


4G LTE WI-FI

OnStar offers an available 4G Wi-Fi Hotspot to keep you connected to people, information and entertainment anywhere you go.2

OnStar 4G LTE built-in Wi-Fi offered in the 2016 Sierra 1500 Light-Duty Pickup Truck turns your vehicle into a mobile hotspot.

4G LTE TECHNOLOGY

Built-in OnStar with 4G Wi-Fi Hotspot provides a better in-vehicle experience than your smartphone alone, with reliable, high-speed access to information, entertainment, and more.

7 DEVICES

The available 4G Wi-Fi Hotspot on select 2016 GMC models supports up to 7 mobile devices so your passengers can connect to the content they want.2

ONSTAR SERVICES

OnStar, which is standard on most models for six months, offers comprehensive, built-in services such as Automatic Crash Response, Vehicle Diagnostics, remote vehicle access, and theft recovery protection. OnStar also offers fix years of vehicle compatibility with the app myGMC mobile app8, which lets you remotely start (if equipped), lock and check fuel levels on your truck. Requires auto locks, factory installed remote start and Tire Pressure Monitoring System (excludes spare tire).


VOICE COMMAND

The 2016 Sierra IntelliLink1 combines efficiency and technology. Simple phrases initiate phone calls, access radio stations or play music with Natural Language Voice Recognition. Navigating the road just got a whole lot easier.

IntelliLink technology in the 2016 GMC Sierra Light-Duty Pickup Truck combines technology and efficiency.

 

Hands-free Natural Voice Recognition in the 2016 Sierra Light-Duty Pickup Truck helps you keep your hands and attention on the wheel for a safer ride.

VOICE COMMAND

The 2016 Sierra features next-generation IntelliLink1 connectivity that adds hands-free Natural Language Voice Recognition. This allows you to speak freely when using voice commands to control your communication and entertainment selections.

Connect up to ten different devices to your 2016 GMC Sierra Pickup Truck via Bluetooth technology.

PAIR

Connect up to ten different devices from smartphones to Bluetooth®9-enabled music players such as an iPod® touch.

Enjoy a free 3-month free trial of SiriusXM Satellite Radio on most 2016 GMC Sierra models.

TUNE SELECT

Play music directly from your mobile device, jump from channel to channel in seconds, set and save alerts for your favorite artists or songs on any SiriusXM4 channel (standard 3 month trial on most Sierra models) with the Tune Select feature. Save alerts of your favorite artist or song playing on SiriusXM.


CONNECT YOUR DEVICES

Enjoy your entertainment without a series of complicated steps. Connect up to ten different devices. Carry out a range of actions through the color touch screen. Sierra lets you do it all hassle-free.

IntelliLink technology in the 2016 GMC Sierra Pickup Truck lets you connect up to ten different devices.

CONNECT VIA USB OR AUX LINE IN

Play Internet radio or stream music from your MP3 players and USB7 drives.

PAIR UP TO TEN DEVICES

IntelliLink1 is compatible with most Bluetooth®9-enabled devices from smartphones to even devices like an iPod® Touch.

BLUETOOTH® AUDIO STREAMING

Play your music without the hassle of wires with Bluetooth®9 Audio Streaming.


AVAILABLE NAVIGATION

Now you can even control the road when you choose the available IntelliLink1 with the built-in navigation6 system. Access real-time maps, driving directions, traffic and weather updates, and your most frequently used routes—directly from your IntelliLink with navigation home screen.

Photo of available IntelliLink navigation in the 2016 GMC Sierra 1500 Light-Duty Pickup Truck.

MAPPING AND VIEWS

Get to your destination quicker. The Sierra shows you a map of your current location and provides real-time traffic and speed limit information.

TRAFFIC AND POINTS OF INTEREST

The Points of Interest (POI) feature on your IntelliLink1 system is accessible through the available Navigation6 system and Destinations icons. POIs including restaurants, gas stations, attractions, and more—will display automatically on the map.

DESTINATIONS

Access previous destinations, save your favorites or frequently traveled routes with the Destinations feature through the available navigation6 system.