OnStar 4G LTE Wins Popular Science ‘Best of What’s New’
Third Popular Science endowment in OnStar story honors 4G LTE
DETROIT (Wednesday, Nov 12, 2014) – OnStar has been named “Best of What’s New” by Popular Science for a high-speed 4G LTE connectivity, a third time a repository has selected OnStar for one of a annual awards.
“The Popular Science awards denote OnStar’s continued joining to sojourn a height for destiny innovations,” pronounced Mary Chan, president, Global Connected Consumer, GM. “Our flourishing list of core services, some-more than 1 million active RemoteLink app users and arriving enlargement of 4G LTE services to China and Europe relate this.”
Earlier this year OnStar announced a change from a 2G mobile tie to high-speed 4G LTE connectivity, bringing softened confidant services and a built-in Wi-Fi hotspot to vehicles. The new record allows business to bond adult to 7 inclination to a car and use coexisting voice and data. Currently, some-more than 30 Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac 2015 models are versed with a technology.
“For 27 years, Popular Science has respected a innovations that warn and dazzle us − those that make a certain impact on a universe currently and plea a perspective of whatʼs probable in a future,” pronounced Cliff Ransom, editor-in-chief of Popular Science. “The Best of Whatʼs New” endowment is a magazineʼs tip honor, and a 100 winners − selected from among thousands of entrants − any is a series in a field.”
OnStar’s initial Popular Science endowment came in 1996, a year a code launched, for a first-generation hardware. OnStar warranted a second endowment 10 years after for a Turn-by-Turn Navigation, a world’s initial off-board navigation system. This year’s endowment is for OnStar’s 10th era hardware versed with 4G LTE.
Customers regulating OnStar with 4G LTE can keep in hold with family, locate adult on work or tide cinema from a backseat. The use provides entrance to a absolute receiver that’s stronger than that of a smartphone, along with a Wi-Fi hotspot that operates but removal a mobile device’s battery. To learn some-more about OnStar with 4G LTE, visit: https://www.onstar.com/ca/en/4glte/.
About OnStar in Canada
OnStar, LLC (OnStar) is a unconditionally owned auxiliary of GM Holdings LLC (“GM”). Along with a associate Shanghai OnStar Telematics Co. Ltd (a corner try involving OnStar, Shanghai General Motors Co., Ltd (SGM) and Shanghai Automotive Industry Corporation (SAIC)), OnStar serves some-more than 7 million subscribers in North America and China. OnStar is a provider of connected safety, confidence and mobility solutions and modernized information technology. OnStar’s pivotal services embody involuntary pile-up response, stolen car assistance, remote doorway unlock, turn-by-turn navigation, car diagnostics and hands-free calling. More information about OnStar can be found during www.onstar.ca