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How many keys can I share?

a. If a user has an iPhone, then they will be able to:

  • - Pair an iPhone device and use paired Apple Watch
  • - Share up to 3 keys (3 iPhone devices +3 Apple Watches)


b. If a user has a Samsung, then they will be able to:

  • - Pair a Samsung device (Android watch is not currently supported)
  • - Share 3 keys (3 Android devices)

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Is Digital Key Secure?

Genesis Canada utilizes Near Field Communication (NFC), which exhibits a high level of security. The NFC wireless data communication takes place only when the device and the reader are within a few centimetres of each other.​

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Does Digital Key work away from the car?

No, to access remote functions, use the MyGenesis with Genesis Intelligent Assistant App.

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How do I share a Digital Key?

A Digital Key can be shared to a contact in your phone using either the Apple Wallet App or the Samsung Pass app. A user can only share a key with users with same device manufacturer (iPhone to iPhone or Samsung to Samsung)

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Where can I find more information about using my Apple devices as a car key?

If you are using an Apple Device visit: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT211234 for more information about using Car Key on your iPhone or Apple Watch. 


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Where is NFC located on my smartphone?

iPhone: The NFC Antenna is located on the top edge of the iPhone.

Samsung: The NFC Antenna is located on the centre back of the device.


Note: NFC Antenna position may vary depending on phone model. Please check with your smartphone manufacturer for the exact location.

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How do you enable express mode?

When you enable express mode, you can quickly unlock or lock the vehicle without user authentication. This can be done by visiting Apple Wallet or Samsung Pass.