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The Qt Company on trends in automotive GUIs

Speaking about motor show concept cars today’s manufacturers put more and more emphasis on high-tech gadgetry in the cockpit. From multimedia content and social media to navigation and vehicle diagnostics systems – there are numerous ways to equip modern automotive GUIs. The Qt Company provided a white paper that introduces emerging trends in user interface design, embedded hardware and cross-platform frameworks.

Key Facts

  • Many of the latest mid-range cars are launched with graphical center-consoles.
  • Most common purposes of consoles: navigation, communication and diagnostics.
  • The trend is towards touch screen head units with an ever-growing diversity of input signals.

Learn more about automotive GUI trends identified by The Qt Company and view the full whitepaper “Driving the user interface – trends in automotive GUIs” here.