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Unlike the current navi systems, the contact data is retrieved from your phone as it is synced, and is not stored. You will be able to sync 4 or 5 phones, depending on your Entune system.
There is a Hard drive unit navi that will have the data stored on it, as opposed to current systems that require a map DVD. This will be considered the premium audio package in most vehicles with Entune, and will include the new JBL Green Edge audio. This sytem will include 3 years of data services from XM(still 90 days on radio). You will have XM Navtraffic, NavWeather, stocks, sports, etc. We haven't heard what the cost will be to extend this service yet either. This option will most definitely help keep your mobile data plans in check, but will be the most expensive audio option to purchase.
As far as being outdated technology down the road, the Entune system will have periodic software and app updates that will need to be saved to a USB drive and uploaded directly through the vehicle's USB connection. In some cases, you may see that ability to update Entune using your wireless data plan. The initial launch of the system this fall will include the apps you already see at toyota.com/entune, and expect more to be available the first half of 2012.
Data usage will be the same as what your phone currently uses. Entune receives data from your phone via Bluetooth, so it will not use more data than what you already use, with the exception of Bing, since you probably don't use that on your smartphone now. Streaming iHeart Radio or Pandora will not cost you more than it already does. Also, Bluetooth will auto reconnect each time you enter the vehicle(as it does now), but you will have to select internet connection each time you get in the vehicle. This way, you have more control over your data usage.
Bluetooth is pretty secure and you now will have a 6 digit pin to enter reather than the 4 digit currently used. This will make it more difficult for someone to guess your security code.
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