Driving experience of today’s cars are currently going through a Rapid Overhaul in adoption of Technology, be it Mechanics of the car or the Gadgets that are finding place in the Cars and other automotives. This technology drive in fact, is not just related to cars. We are getting more connected to Mobile phones and so are the devices we use. From Smart Home (Google Home & Amazon Alexa devices) to Smart Wearables , everything today has an app to stay on your phone to be connected, monitored or informed you with real-time ongoings. Then, Why not our cars, which we use almost everyday?
What is this Car-Mobile technology?
Basically most of the cars from today has a media player bluetooth connectivity , from which you can stream songs and media to the media player of the car. Which can also be used to attend phone calls, SMS text and access maps with inbuilt android auto / Apple Car play softwares. But with this new Connected Car technology even the vehicle information such as Condition of Car, Speed and other parameters, Odometer Trip data and Control of Vehicle AC, interior lighting , windows, Wipers, Start-Stop access on your Mobile Phone/Handheld Gadget. Isn’t it cool? & useful!
This Car-Mobile Connectivity can also be used by Mechanics to diagnose the condition/problem of the car. Also the automated cars and electric cars are said to be the future. Both automated and electric cars require digital data exchange and connecting them with a mobile phone will further enhance the applicability and user experience. With this technology you can also have voice based control with your mobile and car to speak to and listen from your car about features and controls.
What all can be done with Car-Mobile App?
Which cars come with this Car-Mobile Connectivity Technology?
Many car manufacturers are showing interest in offering this technology in their models depending on the variants. Starting from affordable budget cars like Ford Ecosport which use Ford Sync-3 Connect and Expensive Cars like Mercedez Benz Maybach S 650 that comes with Mercedez me Connect are featured to have this technology.