Syn3 Updater is the successor to FordSyncDownloader and is designed to make the upgrade of SYNC 3 even easier than before!
Syn3 Updater is the successor to FordSyncDownloader, it has been designed to be even simpler by automatically incorporating any needed downgrade or reformats that need to be done.
Just like FordSyncDownloader, Syn3 Updater is a is a Windows application created to make the upgrade process of Ford Sync 3 as simple as possible.
Syn3 Updater will allow you to download your desired version of Sync 3 from the official Ford links and once the download has completed it will automatically prepare the USB Drive ready for you to insert into your car. This application prevents user error from wrongly formatted or partitioned USB drives and will ensure the correct update method is used.
- Always up to date download link for the reformat tool.
- Auto detection of the best install mode (autoinstall, reformat or downgrade) with only 1 USB drive.
- Option to unselect individual packages if desired.
- Option to install “With Nav” or “Without Nav”.
- Multiple validation processes (filesize and CRC checks) to ensure downloads and copies are successful.
- Detailed information for each release showing the “APPS” version and the “MAPS” version specific to your region.
- Allow upgrading to newer versions of Sync than officially supported by your car (all SYNC 3 versions).
- Automatic update check to ensure you are on the latest version.
- Multilanguage capable (translations are crowd sourced)
Here are some of the benefits of upgrading to Sync 3.4+
- Potentially Android Auto navigation on the small screen (IPC).
- Potentially Car Play navigation on the small screen (IPC).
- Much snappier and more responsive user interface.
- A nicer looking stock blue theme.
- Newest map data for navigation.
- If you update your APIM firmware you can also get Radio logos and Calm Mode.
- Much better looking media interface for 3.4.20196 and above.