Model 3

Where do I put my iPhone?

edited November -1 in Model 3
The Model 3 looks just perfect to me.

While the tablet display is great, I still anticipate that there will be times I want my iPhone somehow mounted on the dash. (Alternative mapping apps? Other audio or video streaming apps? Facetime calls? Etc....Heck, maybe I will want to be an Uber driver!) I find it absurd that cars today don't have smartphone mounting standard; we're left using magnets that fit into the vents on the dashboard. Now with the Model 3 there are no vents -- so even the crappy iPhone mounts that are available won't work! I can't see how I could put an iPhone on the dash somewhere. Do others agree that this is an issue?


  • edited April 2016
    I guess anything that discourages drivers from looking at a phone while they drive is a good thing, no?
  • edited April 2016
    The touch screen should be able to negate the need to look at your phone. My understanding is that this isn't currently the case for many S/X owners with iPhones. Hopefully Tesla will figure it out before the release of the 3, def' a software problem.
  • edited April 2016
    I believe it will have vents :)
  • edited November -1
    Apparently, due to the smaller size of the vehicle, Tesla Motors will build the Model ☰ with door pockets, seat back pockets, and various cubby holes for stuff and junk. But probably not any 0# $#!+ handles or coat hooks.
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