Harman Becker is coming up with a new software upgrade for the MyGIG.
The new features are listed below.
MyGIG with Navigation) Software Versions Definition
9.807 RER/REW/REP Software update disc (same as 1.055 software in Model Year 2009 radios)
New UConnect Functionality support of Phone Book Download from compatible Bluetooth Hands Free Phones. A paired phone will automatically download phone numbers to the MyGIG address book. Radio provides Voice Recognition to all names in this download. User can manually store individual names to the permanent address book.
Added more Bluetooth Compatible phones (many new phones including Motorola Q)
Human Machine Interface (HMI) improvements
o Added Alpha jump to HDD lists (select first letter in a list instead of scrolling through list)
o Moved JB (Juke Box) tab to FAVORITES under HDD
o New progress icon for downloading music
o Changed some POI icons on the map (removed yellow background)
o Added phone book download status icon under UConnect screen.
Improved reliability of downloading Maps, Gracenote and application updates
Major Bug fixes
o Fixed all audio mutes (missing audio) on Start Up.
o Increased the number of Sirius Traffic messages and speed/flow
Note, iPod support is only available today through Model Year 2009 radios via a serial port out the back of the radio. It is not currently an upgrade for Model Year 2007 and 2008 radios.
The 9.713 came with these upgrades.
9.713 MY08V2.2 RER/REW/REP released March 2008 mailed to all dealers and users
Enable Wrangler microphone for UConnect and Voice Recognition
HDD firmware update to prevent Master Cylinder HDD corruption
Able to play imported compressed music from same album in order of the track number
Navigation data base improved update software
SAT preset to new defaults
No change to Navigation or Gracenote data base
Glad they are listenening to their customers and are making changes frequently.
Not sure when this will be released.