Hyundai to unveil all-new Android Auto and Apple CarPlay powered system for 2016 models at CES

Hyundai takes in-car infotainment a step further by announcing a new Display and Audio Infotainment System that eliminates the traditional CD player and embedded navigation system, thus enhancing link between car and Smartphone.

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This new infotainment system will feature a high resolution 7” color touch screen display. iPhone users will be able to use Apple CarPlay so as to link features from smartphones directly to the touchscreen display. The same system will also be able to connect seamlessly with android smartphones as it is also compatible with Android Auto. To be seen on select 2016 models, the new Display Audio system allows drivers to connect smartphone to infotainment system through a USB port, allowing them direct access to contacts, music, navigation, messaging and apps.

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Designed to make driving safer and offer better conveniences to driver, the new Display Audio system allows users to text messages through voice commands, stream favorite music apps and make calls while also navigate using phone based, off board navigation via the car’s screen and controls. The new system will also offer Siri Eyes Free support allowing drivers to use voice command button situated on the steering wheel to ask Siri questions while keeping eyes on the road.

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The system also reads text messages, uses maps and gets directions, reads notifications and offers reminders besides other functions of 24×7 traffic incidents, alerts, sports scores, stock ticker, fuel prices and weather updates.