companies Hyundai and Kia, outside the concern Hyundai Motor Group, the first car manufacturer will use the Android operating system in developing its own in-car infotainment systems. So far their multimedia systems based on the company’s software.
On the transition of South Korean alliance on a mobile platform from Google has been known to the local edition ETnews. According to him, first navigate to the Android environment will be available on the updated models of Hyundai Genesis and Kia Soul, which will be released before the end of 2013 The following year, this option will appear in all new cars of concern. It is unknown whether the new system installed in the database, or have to pay extra for them.
Modern cars are equipped with Kia infotainment systems Uvo, which provide speech recognition technology and the ability to connect to the internet via a smartphone. We Hyndai similar complex called Bluelink. It can provide remote start car and engine shut-down via SMS-messages.
When connected to the navigation system on your Android smartphone on the same platform some of its functions can be controlled via a display inside the cabin. It is assumed that the on-board services will be supported by Google, for example, Google Maps mapping and online portal Google Play, is hosting multimedia content and applications.
first, before the end of 2013 Android will appear in models of Hyundai Genesis and Kia Soul
possible that Hyundai and Kia vehicles will be equipped with a special version of Android, compatible with certain programs. Many electronics manufacturers are adapting the operating system for your needs and even endow its own app store. For example, the approach used by the company in the Amazon Fire tablets.In
Android-infoteymentah that are going to release a Hyundai and Kia, will telematics functionality that allows to remotely control the vehicle via a mobile device. The relationship between the gadget and the car will be built on the technology of Wi-Fi or cellular connection.
In June, Apple has shown the technology iOS in the Car, which allows to connect the iPhone and iPad with automotive entertainment systems. Also, the American manufacturer has a number of patented ideas in the field of automobile industry. One of them is the remote control of the machine, the other – proprietary intellectual system with tactile feedback.