Touch screen infotainment is one of the key features in the car but it is limited to only top-end variants of the car model because of its premiums. Offering a touch screen infotainment system in entry-level cars is a matter of extra cost for car manufacturers that may affect the cost of the car.
To come out of this hurdle, Maruti Suzuki has introduced a unique feature called 'SmartPlay Studio Dock' in the new Maruti Suzuki Alto to experience a seamless and entertaining drive. The SmartPlay Studio Dock is an application converts your smartphone into a full-fledged touch screen infotainment device. It can be downloaded from the Apple Store or Google Play Store and easily paired via Bluetooth or AUX cable.
As of now, the app is updated with the latest version of SmartPlay Studio 2.0 that debuted with new generation WagonR offering all the advanced features like music, navigation, telephone, voice commands and many more.
Highlights Of SmartPlay Studio Dock
Enjoy your favourite music from your smartphone via Bluetooth or your favourite 3rd party apps. You can also play audio from multiple media sources such as AM, FM, USB, Aux and iPod.
To encourage safer communication, You can make and receive a call, send and read SMS/Whatsapp messages comfortably.
It also keeps your data about important information like door open, low fuel, seat belt open, parking brake, fuel economy and driving range to stay safe.
The app also supports Google Maps for fast and accurate directions along with nearby fuel pump and parking spot locations.
Its voice command feature allows to make a call and navigate to your destination to keep your hands off the steering wheel.
Maruti is also offering specially designed mounting dock to keep the smartphone on the dashboard make infotainment operation safer and convenient while on the go. Compared to the touch screen infotainment systems, the SmartPlay Studio Dock is a flexible alternative for the previous generation Maruti Suzuki car owners and entry-level (Alto, Celerio and low-end variants of other models ) car buyers.