Car Home Ultra is a car dock app that makes it easy to manage your phone while in the car. It can startup automatically when your car’s BT is detected, and you can always easily get back to CHU by pressing the home button (see ...Read more
Car Home Ultra is a car dock app that makes it easy to manage your phone while in the car.
It can startup automatically when your car’s BT is detected, and you can always easily get back to CHU by pressing the home button (see settings->startup options).
• Customize an unlimited number of shortcuts to launch apps, direct dial numbers, or even navigate to a specific location. • Use the media controller to manage any music or podcast app on your phone with big easy to see buttons. • Keep aware of your speed, location, weather, altitude, and more with the built in data widgets. • Multiple skins and color schemes for 100s of different looks. • Automatic Day and Night color schemes to preserve your night vision. • Automatic Response for SMS messages let’s you focus on the road. • Speed Alarm to help you avoid tickets • Full Feature List Below
**This is a 30 day trial, if you like the app please purchase CarHome Ultra License for unlimited use**
Data Widgets: - Speedometer (speaks when pressed) - Compass - Altimeter - Battery Meter - Clock - Current Weather Conditions (Speaks when pressed) - Current Location (Speaks when pressed)
Other Features: - Integrated Media Controller (Play/Pause, Next, Previous, Artist, Title) - Unlimited number of custom shortcuts - SMS Auto Responder - Location alerts - Custom Day/Night color schemes - Multiple skins and color schemes - Auto switch between Day/Night based on Sunset and Sunrise - Set to speaker phone mode when docked (optional) - Starts CarHome when bluetooth connection is detected - Auto Bluetooth on with Car Mode (optional) - Auto Bluetooth off when exiting Car Mode (optional) - Auto Wifi on/off with Car Mode (optional) - Displays speed in KPH or MPH - Displays temperature in Celsius or Fahrenheit - Full Screen Mode - Support for Icon Packs - Lock Screen Rotation (landscape, portrait, reverse landscape, and reverse portrait) - Android 5 Material Design - Brightness and Display Mode Controls - Volume Controls - Tactile Button Response - Mute Alerts - 3 Page Type: 6 button, 8 button, and media controller - Sleep Mode: saves power and reduces heat - Keep Display On until you exit the app - Stop music/media on exit - Android Auto partially inspired by this app (yes, that’s true)
App Permission Descriptions: Device & App History – Required for the new Media Controller feature to detect if a media player is able to accept media requests.
Contacts/Calendar – This is required to setup a direct dial shortcut. Calendar is bundled with the contact permission.
Location – This is required to access the GPS for the speedometer, compass, altimeter, weather, etc…
SMS – This is required for the new SMS Auto-responder feature. If the feature is not enabled, the app does not interact with SMS.
Phone – This is required for the Direct Dial shortcut.
Photos/Media/Files – This is required for the Debug Log feature. Photos & Media are bundled with the permission, the app doesn’t need those.
Camera/Microphone – The app will need the microphone permission for any voice activated features in the future. It is required right now for the media player visualization feature. Attaching to the audio stream requires the mic permission. Camera is bundled with the mic permission, the app doesn’t use the camera.
Wi-Fi Connection – The app needs this permission to enable/disable Wi-Fi.
Access extra location provider commands. Malicious applications could use this to interfere with the operation of the GPS or other location sources.
precise (GPS) location
Access precise location sources such as the Global Positioning System on the phone, where available. Malicious applications can use this to determine where you are, and may consume additional battery power.
control vibration alert
Allows the application to control the vibration alert.
change your audio settings
Allows application to modify global audio settings such as volume and routing.
YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
read contact data
Allows an application to read all of the contact (address) data stored on your phone. Malicious applications can use this to send your data to other people.
directly call phone numbers
Allows the application to call phone numbers without your intervention. Malicious applications may cause unexpected calls on your phone bill. Note that this does not allow the application to call emergency numbers.
modify global system settings
Allows an application to modify the systemʼs settings data. Malicious applications can corrupt your systemʼs configuration.
Allows an application to configure the local Bluetooth phone, and to discover and pair with remote devices.
change Wi-Fi state
Allows an application to connect to and disconnect from Wi-Fi access points, and to make changes to configured Wi-Fi networks.
prevent phone from sleeping
Allows an application to prevent the phone from going to sleep.
full Internet access
Allows an application to create network sockets.
create Bluetooth connections
Allows an application to view configuration of the local Bluetooth phone, and to make and accept connections with paired devices.
view network state
Allows an application to view the state of all networks.
view Wi-Fi status
Allows an application to view the information about the state of Wi-Fi.
modify/delete SD card contents
Allows an application to write to the SD card.