Rightware continually develops Kanzi and Kanzi Connect, and creates two types of releases: Feature Releases and Long-Term Support (LTS) releases. Feature releases provide customers with access to the latest innovative features, enhancements, and changes. Long-Term Support (LTS) releases are designed for demanding use in automotive production projects and provide customers with reliability and support throughout the automotive lifecycle.


Kanzi Connect 1.x, latest release April 13, 2021

  • Kanzi Connect is an SDK simplifying connectivity between devices, allowing data and services to be visualized by designers in a multi-screen digital cockpit independent of the underlying platforms or operating systems.
  • The features in Kanzi Connect 1.0 were based on feedback gained from lead customers in a long-terms technology preview and beta program.
  • Kanzi Connect integrates seamlessly with Kanzi UI; the latest release is compatible with Kanzi UI 3.6.14.
Release Notes

Kanzi UI 3.8, April 8, 2020

  • Improvements to Bindings: trigonometric, logical operators, vector, matrix math, conversions, etc.
  • Asset Packages in Kanzi Studio for sharing projects & prefabs across an organization
  • Font families: a resource that can contain font files instead of a single font
  • Overhauled Node Components / Triggers controls in Kanzi Studio
  • Interpolator for easing property target values over time
  • Overdraw visualization, now for 2D as well
  • Feature release
Release notes

Kanzi UI 3.7, August 23, 2019

  • Android workflow improvements: build and deploy Kanzi applications with Android Studio
  • Activities: define UI structure and implement UI navigation
  • Render Pass Prefabs and Bindings
  • Binding enhancements
  • Improved Focus Management
  • Feature release
Release notes

Kanzi UI 3.6 LTS, latest release March 25, 2021

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  • Multi-Project Support
  • CPU Optimizations
  • Render Pass Update
  • Usability Enhancements
  • Long-Term Support
Release notes

Kanzi UI 3.5, latest release June 22, 2017

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  • Integrated UI theming
  • Dynamic templates
  • Fine-grained animation control
  • 64-bit Kanzi Studio
  • Numerous usability enhancements
  • Feature Release
Release notes

Kanzi UI 3.4, July 21, 2016

  • Support for Kanzi Lite: Kanzi for Microcontrollers
  • Productivity Enhancements for Pages, State Transitions and more
  • Factory Content Pack including new instrument cluster gauges, car models and infotainment widgets
  • Support for the OpenGL ES 3.0 API, enabling e.g. HDR images and lighting, Tone Mapping, Depth-of-Field, Floating Point Render Targets
  • Feature Release

Kanzi UI 3.3, March 3, 2016

  • Support for binary shaders
  • Support for floating licenses
  • MultisamplingImprove graphical fidelity by enabling MSAA (Multisample Anti-Aliasing) for any element in your user interface
  • Data SourcesStreamlining the HMI development workflow by enabling developers to create data source plugins for designers to use in Kanzi Studio
  • Feature Release

Kanzi UI 3.2 LTS, latest release May 8, 2020

  • The new animation system is more flexible, efficient, robust and easier to use
  • State Manager enhancements, including new easing functions and easing modes for transition animations, enabling you to create richer and more complex transitions faster
  • Support for prefiltered cubemaps when using .dds files, enabling 3D designers to define cubemap faces and mipmaps in a single .dds file
  • Long-Term Support
Release notes:

 Kanzi UI 3.1, May 7, 2015

  • Localization enables you to create Kanzi applications that support different languages and locations
  • Progressive rendering allows you to distribute rendering workload across several frames to reduce the amount of work and time required to render one whole frame
  • Feature Release

Kanzi UI 3.0, January 6, 2015

  • Significant improvements to the usability
  • Enhanced prototyping features
  • Enhanced partial rendering and page navigation that make it even easier to work with demanding and large-scale user interface projects
  • Performance-enhancing features that reduce CPU time on embedded hardware by up to 50%
  • Feature Release

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