Are there any phones that work well?

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Guy Weathersby

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#61
Until recently I have been using a Moto G5 Plus it worked so rarely that I gave up and just used the key card. My Google Pixel 3 XL arrived a couple of days ago and I have been experimenting and good bit. It has been working perfectly so far.

I will let you know if I encounter any problems.
 

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There are many threads about this but I'll write my answer again, my Pixel XL 2 works 99% of the time. My wife has a new iPhone and that one works 100% of the time and loads a bit faster than my Pixel XL 2.
 

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Wife and I both drive our Model 3 and we both use the iPhone X. Since we took delivery in early September, they have both worked flawlessly. We are very pleased with not having to carry around a key fob.
 

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I'm currently using a rather low-end Moto g6 phone.
It has worked every time so far.

There were two times when I thought it wasn't working:
  1. The one time I discovered that I had turned off bluetooth on my phone. Oops.
  2. The other time, the car was in the middle of a software update. The car display just kept saying to use a keycard. But when I started the app on my phone, it had a message that the car was in the middle of updating.
 

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Until recently I have been using a Moto G5 Plus it worked so rarely that I gave up and just used the key card. My Google Pixel 3 XL arrived a couple of days ago and I have been experimenting and good bit. It has been working perfectly so far.

I will let you know if I encounter any problems.
We get a new Pixel every year, but this year I decided getting a new Tesla should be good enough.

I suspect that will change the closer we get to Christmas tho. Until then my Pixel 2 XL has been flawless.
 

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My iPhone 6S works 100% of the time for unlocking. Maybe 95+% of the time for starting the car right away. This on firmware versions 36.2 and 40.1.

My phone is never behind me.