Connect to your boat

Have your engine, boat and route data displayed directly on your smart device. Easy Connect is our latest addition to your boating experience, both onboard and when planning future trips from home. Let’s start exploring all of the possibilities with connected technology. Easy Connect is compatible with a wide range of Volvo Penta engines from the year 2003 and later*.

This is easy connect

This is easy connect

Meet your new crew member

You and your smart device are the perfect boating partners. All you need is the app, and the Easy Connect Interface installed in your boat. When connected, the Interface transmits information to your smart device via Bluetooth®.


Get the Easy Connect Interface (dealer locator) >


Download the free app >

Key features – at sea and on land

Depending on your engine installation Easy Connect gives you many possibilities to enhance your boating experience, through both live functions when onboard as well as data and route information stored locally within the app from when you last connected to the boat.

Plan your trip

Plan your trip

Always think ahead

Easy Connect stores all your journeys in the app, including vessel data such as engine hours and fuel levels. Perfect when planning future trips.

Portable dashboard display

Portable dashboard display

Dashboard style overview

Turn your smart device into a portable dashboard display – a great complement to analog instrumentation. Easy Connect is also great for letting friends and family monitor the trip when onboard.

Social media functionality

Social media functionality

Share with your friends

At sea, there are often moments worth telling your family and friends about. Share your experiences and favorite spots on-the-go or from home.

Simplify service and support

Simplify service and support

Easy Connect with your dealer

In case you get a diagnostic trouble code, Easy Connect lets you access data like chassis-ID and engine hours, making it easier to talk to your Volvo Penta dealer – for faster, more efficient service.

A closer look at the easy connect app

The app presents your boating data in two modes: Captain View, when connected via Bluetooth® onboard, and Home View, accessing saved data as it was when you last connected to your boat. Let’s have a closer look at the features within the app.

Get your easy connect kit

Getting started with Volvo Penta Easy Connect is quick and straightforward. For compatibility, please check at the bottom of this page.

Get the interface

Step 1. Get the interface

The interface kit is easy to install and available for purchase at your local dealer.


Dealer locator >

download the app

Step 2. Download the app

It’s free and available for smartphones and tablets with iOS® 10 or later (available on Android® in 2018).


Get it in App Store >

A bigger experience

There are many functions in Easy Connect that lead to an even better boating experience, depending on your engine type, additional sensors, and functionalities installed in your boat.

Get the most out of easy connect

Find out more about the options and accessories that allow the app to show even more information.


Options & Accessories >

Compatibility list for EVC accessories >


Read more about installation and requirements on our specifications page.


Easy Connect specifications >


* Easy Connect compatibility

Compatible with iOS® 10 or later. It will be available for Android® second quarter of 2018. Contact your Volvo Penta dealer who can help you to identify your engine’s compatibility with Easy Connect.Easy Connect is compatible with a wide range of Volvo Penta engines from the year 2003 and later. Below you find an overview of compatibility as well as a link to a compatibility list with further information.

Diesel engines
D1 and D2 produced 2007 and later in single installations.

Note! Diagnostic trouble codes are not available in the Easy Connect app for D1 and D2. For details see the compatibility list below.

Diesel and gasoline engines with Electronic Vessel Control (EVC)
D3, D4, D6, D8, D9, D11, D12, D13, V6 and V8 engines in single or twin installations.

Note! Diagnostic trouble codes are not available in the Easy Connect app for engines produced before 2009. For details see the compatibility list below.

Gasoline engines – Non EVC
Model year 2006 and later in single installations.

Compatibility list >

Local dealer

Do you want to know more?

Contact your local dealer

Dealer locator