InCar PRO - CarPlay for Android
Is CarPlay for Android, a reality ? Although CarPlay is a concept related to iOS , we can see that the android users too pay some interest in this topic. It is true that the android users have Android Auto with similar functionality, but with the difference of the user interfaces , many people prefer CarPlay than Android Auto. But what if it is an Android phone you have? Would you be able to enjoy CarPlay just because you were interested in it? You cannot experience CarPlay on the infotainment system. Because your Android phone is not compatible with CarPlay. It’s frustrating isn’t it? If you are one whose car does not support neither, we know it is even more a dreadful feeling for you.So you will be definitely searching for android apps for CarPlay.
Having this understood, the team CarPlay Hacks, have developed an app called InCar for the android users as a CarPlay alternative solution for all the said problems. That helps the android user to experience CarPlay just by using their android devices.
What is InCar PRO
InCar PRO is an Android app which is developed as a CarPlay alternative which focuses on providing CarPlay-for-Android experience.
If your car is not compatible with either of CarPlay or android auto, or else if you are bored with the user interface of android auto, you don’t have to worry , InCar is the only CarPlay app for android which is designed to give solutions for you in a novel way. InCar - CarPlay for Android has two versions, InCar free version and InCar PRO version.
InCar PRO is an update of the InCar app with enhanced functionality. You can simply download the ad-free version from google play store. This is an independent app which runs on your android device and it has no connection with the default infotainment system of your car. What you only need is an android device, for using InCar PRO app. Also the landscape mode of your Android phone’s/tab’s screen will act as the CarPlay display delivering almost the same features of apple CarPlay. This app contains a bunch of apps which you may need when you are in-car and you can use those apps according to your preference.
How to use InCar PRO
When you install and open the InCar app, it directly opens the main screen with the default settings. The interface has two parts, the control panel and the app set. InCar provides 15+ apps which are essential while driving including Contacts, Messages, Facebook, YouTube, Google Maps, Messenger and Weather apps. By default the app will display all the apps with rounded android icons along with the app name (Android Interface). Users have to swipe the screen to view more apps.
First of all you can use the control panel to make changes and customize the app list. It has a UI switch, a setting button , A time view, and the home button.
InCar PRO App Features
Most of the android users like the app icons in iOS. So that, InCar developers haven't forget the iOS icon lovers, since this is one of the best app among CarPlay apps for android users .If someone wants to experience the exact CarPlay experience same as it is, they can simply click on the switch button and change the default icons into square shaped iOS icons. Users can switch between both views anytime according to the preference and this function is only available in CarPlay for Android.
Even the default app displays all the apps in the app menu , for some users it would be a disturbance. So this customization option provides uses the chance to select their desired apps. Once selected, the selected apps will only be displayed for them on the main screen. Same way, users are allowed to change the app list any time as they wish.
This will act as a home button and will always redirect users to the main page (Home page) of the app.
InCar PRO App Compatibility
Android SDK version: 17 or above
File size: 5Mb
Team InCar is researching about modifying the sub apps which are provided through the InCar app. Therefore the app interfaces will be more user friendly . Furthermore they will add another set of apps to the app list . Moreover several researches and experiments based on CarPlay for Android concept are going on and more features will be added in no time after revelations of the research. So stay tuned with CarPlayhacks.com for latest updates to have an even more better experience.
Finally, if you don't have InCar, Why waiting ? Stop searching for carplay apps for android, by Installing InCar PRO -CarPlay for Android and have the real CarPlay experience anywhere, anytime.