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Hyundai Motor Reveals World’s First Smart Fingerprint Technology to Vehicles

12/24/2018, Seoul

  • World-first fingerprint record to be practical initial on 2019 Santa Fe SUV
  • The record allows drivers to clear and start their vehicles though regulating automobile keys
  • The fingerprint record offers limit confidence accessible and is updated constantly with ‘Dynamic Update’ feature

SEOUL, Dec. 24, 2018 — Hyundai Motor Company announced a world’s initial intelligent fingerprint record that allows drivers to not usually clear doors though also start a vehicle. Hyundai skeleton to exercise a record primarily in a Santa Fe SUV indication that is to be expelled in name markets in a initial entertain of 2019. 

To clear a vehicle, a motorist needs to place a finger on a sensor located on a doorway handle. The encrypted fingerprint information will be identified and delivered to a fingerprint controller inside a vehicle. The motorist can also simply start a automobile by touching a ignition that is also versed with a fingerprint scanning sensor. 

The record also provides a customized pushing environment. Matching information of motorist welfare with fingerprint data, a automobile automatically adjusts seating positions, connected automobile features, and side-view counterpart angles according to a driver. 

“In a future, Hyundai Motor skeleton to serve raise a focus of a record to concede a composition of temperature, steering circle position, and many other facilities that will be tailored to driver’s preferences” pronounced Albert Biermann, President and Head of Research Development Division of a Hyundai Motor Company. “This will eventually offer peculiarity pushing knowledge to any and each Hyundai customer.” 

Hyundai also addressed a confidence issues on a intelligent fingerprint technology. With capacitance recognition, that detects differentials in a electricity turn in several tools of a fingertip, a fingerprint record well prevents forgeries and calculated fingerprints. The technology’s possibility of misrecognizing another person’s finger imitation as a driver’s is usually 1 in 50,000 creation it 5 times more effective than compulsory automobile keys, including intelligent keys. Moreover, by real-time training of fingerprints upheld by ‘dynamic update’ system, a fingerprint complement can ceaselessly urge a success rate.  

Hyundai will request a fingerprint record in name markets and gradually raise to other markets. Hyundai Motor also skeleton to continue to exercise other customizable technologies to a automobile lineup, to strengthen technological care in a destiny mobility market.

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