2024 Honda HR-V vs. 2024 Mazda CX-30: Head to Head

The HR-V’s standard infotainment system features a 7-inch touch screen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. This setup has straightforward menus and responds quickly to inputs. Bluetooth, a four-speaker stereo, remote keyless entry and automatic climate control are also standard.

Mazda equips the CX-30 with a standard 8.8-inch infotainment display that utilizes a rotary knob instead of a touch screen. Once you become familiar with it, it’s easy to use. The graphics are bright and straightforward. Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, Bluetooth, voice recognition, HD Radio and an eight-speaker stereo are standard. Also, the CX-30 comes standard with a Wi-Fi hot spot, which is an optional feature in the Honda.

Though it has a slightly more complicated infotainment system, the CX-30 has a better range of standard features overall than the Honda, giving it a win in this round. Both vehicles have options that include dual-zone automatic climate control and wireless device charging.