New SYNC 3 Emulator Now Available! Want to test how your app will perform on a SYNC 3 head unit but don’t have a SYNC 3 vehicle? (What? We thought everyone had one!) Check out the slick new way to see your app come to life right from your computer.
AppLink is a suite of APIs that provide the ability for mobile developers to extend the command and control of a mobile application to the in-vehicle Human Machine Interface (HMI).
SmartDeviceLink (SDL) is an open-source POSIX-compliant technology platform on which the Ford AppLink product is built and allows it to communicate between applications running on a mobile device and our SYNC in-vehicle software.