Humanized Design of Interaction Interfaces for Small Screen Devices: Take Intelligent Lock as an Example

  • Na Lin
  • Zhongting Wang
  • Chaoyi ZhaoEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 972)


This paper summarizes the results of preliminary user tests with 3 intelligent lock interfaces as an example for application of small screens. 12 Volunteers (6 males and 6 females) from 20 to 60 years old (M = 35.00, SD = 10.45) were recruited to complete typical tasks of intelligent lock. The difference of subjective satisfaction scores were compared and analyzed. We concluded that the comprehensibility of terminologies and icons of function buttons presented on the interface, learnability of manipulation programs, and the accessibility and effectiveness of help and documentation all affected the results.


Humanized interface design Intelligent lock Small screen devices 



We would like to thank the participants who took part in the experiment. We gratefully acknowledge the financial support from National Key R&D Program of China (2017YFF0206601, 2017YFF0206602) and China National Institute of Standardization’s President Fund Program (522018Y-5984).


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.SAMR Key Laboratory of Human Factors and ErgonomicsBeijingChina
  2. 2.China National Institute of StandardizationBeijingChina

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