This unique television UI approaches navigation with the idea of a seamless viewing experience.
The user is allowed to navigate channels without interrupting current viewing. Using a transparent overlay with channel/listings, the user can view content while navigating a list.
The added ability to access content detail will allow the user to quickly make informed decisions.
Television UI is presented as a translucent overlay allowing the current content to continue playing. The content selection and details are presented in logical progression on top of overlay panels.
The viewer can see a preview of selected content as they navigate content thumbnails or listings.
A standard channel grid with navigation is also displayed on a translucent panel. The added intuitive categories can speed up navigation on the grid.
Current content viewing experience is shared between tablet and 10ft screen.
DVR style transport controls are presented as an overly. Viewer can scrub/control media while viewing.
Content details can be accessed as the viewer selects content.
Onboarding selections to get user configuration up front.
Navigation workflows include “native” back button to create a simple UI pattern.
The device configuration or other details can be updated.