The presence of the assistant Google smartphone is no longer limited to product or the phone but has become available within the car.
Even though he hasn’t been on the launch of the Google to help her digital Google Assistant is only a year and a half, but it became available on more devices, which number to more than 400 million devices, and it seems that this revolution has now reached further into the car.
It was previously possible to talk to a few of the cars by assistant Google and the Google Home such as the platform of Hyundai Hyundai Blue Link, in a number of Cars company such as IONIQ hybrıd Electric.
Now join K to the list, as the company announced that the South Korean auto industry through the exhibition of consumer electronics CES 2018 that the intelligent assistant will be compatible with its system for information and entertainment UVO, allowing the user to perform some functions remotely related to the drive through to talk to assistant Google.
This information system allows users at the current time the possibility of doing things simple but somewhat useful, like check the status of vehicle charging and starting and stopping the charging process remotely through the phone and start and stop the engine and check around within the cabin of the car and control lighting and locks, and will support intelligent assistant on the models 2018 policies Niro PHEV and Soul EV and Optima PHEV and K900.
It is through the integration of Gmail assistant will become the user can request by voice system to start the engine or lock it or change the settings of the control along with the possibility of answering simple questions like weather updates and communications.
As noted by Kia in its press release, this move will bring peace of mind to the user and avoid, for example, walk towards his car from being unlocked.
Source: assistant Google smartphone up-close to the Kia