Last week, developer Steven Troughton-Smith shared a series of screenshots of what appeared to be the feature “iOS in the Car ”ofApple advertised as “Coming soon”On devices iOS 7.
As a reminder, the latter is intended to allow a iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch to support the display of a car dashboard, access to navigation, telephone functions, messages and music.
Troughton-Smith just posted a video showing now iOS in the Car in action, using a feature found on iOS 7.0.3 not accessible by default. The video shows the function running in the iOS simulator for developers, with the dashboard display represented by a separate 800 × 480 window.
In the notes posted with the video, Troughton-Smith points out that the iOS in the Car feature supports multiple resolutions of external displays, touch input and hardware controls, as well as voice.