Digital Cockpit
Global Market Solutions

The Cockpit as a Part of the Digital Ecosystem

In this day and age, people expect to be constantly connected to their personal content, no matter where they are. HARMAN is digitizing the in-vehicle experience to meet these expectations of a mobile lifestyle. HARMAN’s Digital Cockpit Platform is designed to seamlessly connect the vehicle to relevant systems, thus saving the driver time and improving the connected lifestyle in the car and beyond. The infotainment platform is based on either Linux or Android and can be flexibly integrated into every vehicle line.

HARMAN Digital Ecosystem

Premium Cabin Experience at a Volume Pricing

Consumers are demanding more digital experiences inside the car regardless of the vehicle’s price point. Through value and integration engineering HARMAN’s global market solutions enable a personalized and integrated cabin user experience. The platform leverages the experiences from delivering premium solutions with immense cost down through reduced hardware costs. This is achieved via a reduced system complexity with the ability to be seamlessly shared across domains. The approach provides profound rich user experiences like personalization, navigation, voice and productivity without the associated costs of a premium system. A key component to delivering such rich, cost-effective experiences comes from the HARMAN Ignite Cloud Platform.

Key Highlights
  • Premium cabin experiences for the mass market
  • Reduces cockpit system complexity and enables content to be shared across domains
  • Allows cockpit designers to innovate with various configurations based on a single platform
  • Integrated user experience across cluster and IVI displays plus natural voice recognition


Enriching Vehicle Digital Experience
  •  Send texts to leads
  •  Receive texts
  •  Automatic calendar/schedule
  •  Navigation to appointments
  •  Company briefing reports
  •  Print content to FedEx
  •  Auto pay
  •  Salesforce app
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  • Driver monitoring system
  • 3D surround view
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Enjoyment / Personalization
  •  JBL audio system
  •  Personi-Fi
  •  AudioworX
  •  Tencent cloud & ecosystem
  •  HARMAN Ignite
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Social Connection
  •  Telematics control unit
  •  Conformal antenna
  •  4G cellular
  •  HARMAN Ignite
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  • Integration of up to 3 displays (cluster, HUD, center display)
  • Android or Linux embedded for IVI
  • RTLinux digital cluster with navigation map (ASIL B)
  • HARMAN OTA or QNX hypervisor
  • Cloud integration via HARMAN Ignite 3.0 and Tencent
  • Smartphone integration via Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, Baidu or MirrorLink
  • Full connectivity (WLAN, multiple BT, USB)
  • Integrated Driver Monitoring System for global NCAP compliance
  • Premium audio processing
  • HVAC Domain
  • Rear-view camera with dynamic overlays
  • Embedded natural voice
  • Software-defined radio
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