HUDWAY piece of glass that turns any smartphone into a heads-up display on the front of the car. Device beam information from your phone to a thin layer of curved glass installed on the front of the dashboard for any turn by turn navigation and phone messages.
We hear about the poor fool who lost their lives because they were text or looking at their phone while driving all the time. Display HUDWAY in is where your eyes actually meet the road instead of to pull your eyes down to the smartphone. The company touts the device as a safe alternative to common problems with looking at our phones while driving.
Quick seem basic case of using such devices, and it looks very useful, especially in low light or low visibility situations. HUDWAY manufacturers claim one customer even told them HUDWAY saved his life, because his eyes were on the road and not on your phone.
HUDWAY also allows you to do things such as text, tweet, and even watch a video while driving. Although HUDWAY advises users to “make sure that you are properly parked before” on.
This is not the first company to introduce a Heads-Up Display on the windscreen ideas. Garmin offers something similar for its separately sold a product called StreetPilot Navigon. Some vehicles are also equipped with enhanced navigation reality as a built-in function, for example, Chevrolet Stingray or luxury sedan Audi S6.
All of these options are much more expensive than in the US dollar price of $ 49 per HUDWAY. Navdy very similar glass heads-up display that seems to be doing almost the same thing as HUDWAY, but with the price of $ 299
Availability of the device is quite an important factor given the most distracting drivers between the ages of 20 and probably can not afford to GPS navigation systems or fancy sports car, but it is likely to have a smartphone.
The installation also promises to be fairly easy. By HUDWAY, you just stick the device on the dashboard and use HUDWAY application. User programs, where they want to go, and that information is then beamed to the glass on the display.
Of course, if your dashboard is not built for mounting and holding things even while driving, or if you think it may be time you suddenly brake, you probably need to get something to hold HUDWAY mounted in its place . HUDWAY recommends adhesives and adjustments mountain at an angle for curved panels.
HUDWAY launched a Kickstarter campaign for pre-order in a glass and raised $ 387,243 to date, with 8 days left to go.