Instead of relying on a single input type, MBUX brings the touchscreen back into action, working alongside both a touchpad and touch-sensitive buttons on the steering wheel.

Read the article
Caption:Photo:Mercedes-Benz
1
of 12

The MBUX system involves two widescreen displays, one to replace the traditional gauge cluster and one for the infotainment.    

Read the article
Published:Caption:Photo:Mercedes-Benz
2
of 12

The gauge cluster screen has a traditional two-gauge layout, but those gauges can be changed out for others.    

Read the article
Published:Caption:Photo:Mercedes-Benz
3
of 12

Over on the right, a home screen displays large images for quick-tap access to media, navigation and phone menus.     

Read the article
Published:Caption:Photo:Mercedes-Benz
4
of 12

Full-screen navigation maps always look so fancy.

Read the article
Published:Caption:Photo:Mercedes-Benz
5
of 12

This is a huge UI upgrade from the previous Comand system.

Read the article
Published:Caption:Photo:Mercedes-Benz
6
of 12

There's also a new digital assistant.     

Read the article
Published:Caption:Photo:Mercedes-Benz
7
of 12

By saying, "Hey, Mercedes," drivers can do things like get weather information or change the climate control settings.

Read the article
Published:Caption:Photo:Mercedes-Benz
8
of 12

MBUX will debut on the new Mercedes A-Class. In markets outside the US, that'll happen in the spring.     

Read the article
Published:Caption:Photo:Mercedes-Benz
9
of 12

In the US, where we'll get a sedan variant instead of the hatchback, the debut won't happen until late 2018.

Read the article
Published:Caption:Photo:Mercedes-Benz
10
of 12

Read the article
Published:Photo:Mercedes-Benz
11
of 12

See CNET's complete coverage of tech's biggest show, CES 2018.

Read the article
Published:Caption:Photo:Mercedes-Benz
12
of 12
Up Next

CES 2017: Where are they now?