HYUNDAI EXPLORES WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY WITH ALL-NEW GENESIS

Posted on 19. Jan, 2014 by in Hyundai Canada

Blue Link Will Allow Hyundai Owners to Remotely Access Features and Information by Wearable Devices like Google Glass

COSTA MESA, Calif., Jan. 2, 2014 – The approach people correlate with their cars is about to change. No longer is determining a automobile remotely by a tool indifferent for comic books, super favourite cinema or tip agents. Hyundai’s subsequent era of products, starting with a all-new 2015 Genesis, will concede owners to bond with their automobile regulating wearable devices. Hyundai’s cloud-based Blue Link height creates facilities like remote start and use information fast permitted by new inclination like Google Glass and others.

Wearable inclination will assistance owners save time and supplement a new turn of preference by permitting remote communication with a automobile but a need to lift out their smartphone. Hyundai skeleton to launch a Blue Link Glassware focus this year with a all-new 2015 Genesis sedan.

“We see wearables as a record trend, expanding from aptness and health monitoring to broader applications,” Barry Ratzlaff, executive director, Customer Connect and Service Business Development, Hyundai Motor America. “As a personality in connected automobile technology, we’re always exploring new ways to use record to raise a tenure knowledge for a customers. Wearables are a good approach to extend a knowledge outward of a automobile by leveraging these tiny screens to fast entrance remote facilities and broach timely automobile information.”

Wearable device apps will join Hyundai’s existent mobile app offerings designed to give Hyundai owners available entrance to Blue Link facilities and Car Care services. The all-new 2015 Genesis, with a apartment of record and connectivity features, is a ideal fit to showcase leading-edge mobility and connectivity features, many of that are not offering in competing products. Hyundai skeleton to launch a automobile with new infotainment and connectivity facilities powered by Blue Link.

Genesis is a singular take on oppulance where a owners knowledge is enabled by a intelligent focus of technology, facilities and services that commission a owner,” pronounced Mark Dipko, executive of Corporate Planning and Strategy during Hyundai Motor America. “We feel this automobile is a good product to showcase how a latest record can raise a tenure knowledge and give owners some-more time and convenience.”

Small screens of wearable inclination usually concede a singular volume of information to be shown. As such, it is critical to benefaction useful and applicable information. On Google Glass, automobile information will be presented as cards optimized for a Glass user interface. Push notifications will warning a owners when upkeep is due and concede discerning use scheduling by enabling a wearer to trigger a call regulating a device’s built-in functionality. The focus will also concede owners to entrance renouned Blue Link facilities like remote start, remote doorway lock/unlock, automobile finder, POI send-to-car powered by Google fast regulating a device’s compress interface.

Hyundai is no foreigner to mobile focus development. In 2010, a association launched a all-new Equus reward sedan with an innovative iPad focus that effectively transposed a automobile owner’s primer with a digital, interactive version. It was designed to be some-more convenient, immersive and save time.

Hyundai’s new Car Care app introduced this summer builds on this plan by permitting Hyundai owners but Blue Link to report service, demeanour adult upkeep schedule, review discerning anxiety guides and more. With a launch of Blue Link, Hyundai also launched a Blue Link app for iOS and Android platforms to give subscribers discerning entrance to Blue Link facilities while on a go. The association sees mobile apps as a available approach for owners to entrance information.

“In 2013, we saw millions of commands sent to Hyundai vehicles from a Blue Link mobile application,” pronounced Ratzlaff. “As new screens emerge, we see a genuine event to enhance a app plan to yield combined preference for a owners.”

Tags: ,

Comments are closed.