Looking back at the typical mix of in-dash navigation systems available in 2008 model year cars in Europe, iSuppli noted an average selling price profile of 1,780 euros. Most 2008 model year in-dash systems continued to employ the traditional storage options for navigation map media: CD and DVD.
- Map media storage, which has moved away from optical solutions-i.e. CD/DVD-and toward lowcost
removable flash media.
- Manufacturers are embracing touch screens for interface control.
- Pricing per unit sampled at the Paris show in 2008, which fell to an average of 870 euros.