Google’s Waze navigation app is integrating with Android Auto, Google’s hands giveaway intelligent automobile handling system. That should make a automobile handling complement some-more appealing for intensity users who are in a marketplace for new cars.
Android Auto has some-more than 5 million users according to a Google Play store. Its users already have entrance to Google’s some-more simple navigation app, Google Maps.
Waze for Android Auto will have fundamentally all a same capabilities on a automobile dashboard shade as it does on mobile. Drivers will be means to ask a app to assistance navigate to a comparison destination, and Waze will lapse routes optimized with crowdsourced information on trade congestion, closures and accidents.
Waze has a bit of a cult following among a users, so joining it to dashboard screens using Android Auto could make a handling complement some-more appealing to drivers who already use Waze, that could also advantage Android phone sales.
Waze is not nonetheless integrating with Apple CarPlay, yet a mobile app works on iPhones.
The new Android Auto chronicle of Waze won’t show ads, a approach a mobile app does, though bettering a app to a automobile handling complement means there’s one some-more form of shade where ads could be shown down a road.
But a automobile chronicle won’t do all Waze collection can do on mobile. For example, a Waze carpooling app is not partial of a integration. Voice commands will also be singular to revelation a automobile app your destination. Users won’t be means to verbally tell a app about accidents on a highway or congestion. That information has to be submit manually.