2019 Acura RDX Technology vs Advance Package

2019 Acura RDX in blue metallic

There are plenty of options on the market for those seeking out a family-friendly SUV, but those considering the 2019 Acura RDX are looking for more luxury than is typically offered. Though the core features found in this updated model are enough to make anyone smile, packages present more options when it comes to style, convenience and comfort. Two such options are the Technology and Advance packages, but aside from price, how do they differ?

Comparing the 2019 Acura RDX Technology vs Advance package, you’ll quickly learn that the Advance package requires the Advance package as a prerequisite. That said, any feature found on the Technology package is present or upgraded for the Advance package.

2019 Acura RDX Technology Package


2019 Acura RDX Advance Package

No Adaptive Damper System Yes
No Rain-sensing windshield wipers Yes
Sport seats with leatherette-trimmed interior Seating Sports seats with perforated Milano premium leather-trimmed interior
Yes Heated front seats Yes, plus ventilation

2019 Acura RDX Advance package additions

Since the 2019 Acura RDX Advance package is an addition that is stacked on top of the Technology package, it will have all the same features plus some. You’ll note things like upholstery are upgraded rather than added to. What can you expect the Advance to upgrade? The features listed in the table are just a handful of the updates when you stack on the Advance package with the Technology package. Here are some other highlights:

  • LED fog lights
  • 16-way power front seats replace 12-way power
  • Heated rear seats
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Natural Olive Ash Burl Wood trim replaces Brushed Aluminum
  • Acura/ELS Studio 3D replaces Acura/ELS Studio Premium Audio
  • 16 speakers upgraded from 12 speakers
  • 10.5-inch head-up display replaced 10.2-inch dual-content center display
  • Surround view camera
  • Rear camera washer

As you can see, there are plenty of upgrades for the Advance package, though the Technology package does offer much in terms of driver assistance features and navigation over the core, standard features. Find out the differences in person when you stop by Karen Radley Acura for a test drive.