Head-up display

Head-up display integrated circuits and reference designs


An automotive head-up display (HUD) displays information to the driver at the driver’s eye level. This allows the driver to continue looking at the road while getting speed and other information. The HUD display is either projected on a section of the windshield or on a transparent surface between the driver and the windshield. More sophisticated HUDs are used to create the appearance of an overlay on the road for turn-by-turn navigation. The HUD information is typically provided by the cluster. TI has the technology to power, connect and create the HUD display.

  • Digital light processors (DLP) to create the highest quality display
  • High efficiency power supplies for all HUD power requirements including LED display illumination
  • Motor drivers for HUD positioning
  • High-speed serial receivers for data interface enable higher bandwidth operation and reduce cabling cost
  • Temperature sensors monitor ambient temperature to ensure equipment runs at proper conditions
  • Optical light sensors control dimming to improve display clarity in dynamic lighting environments
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Application Notes (3)

Title Type Size (KB) Date
PDF 53 KB 15 Aug 2019
PDF 1.9 MB 24 Jan 2019
PDF 103 KB 15 Nov 2017

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Selection Guides (1)

Title Type Size (KB) Date
PDF 272 KB 15 Apr 2021

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