NXP Semiconductors N.V. announced an agreement with Delphi Automotive PLC that extends the companies’ long-term relationship in automotive electronics that encompasses applications including infotainment and networking solutions.
Codenamed “Jacinto 6,” the DRA74x processor builds upon TI’s OMAP 5 architecture to enable optimized automotive solutions, adding audio, analytics and radio accelerators, along with automobile interfaces and peripherals.
At the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Delphi announced Vehicle Diagnostics, a cloud-based connectivity service that lets consumers mimic their key fob functions to track, locate, access, secure and monitor their vehicles with a smartphone or browser. The device works in most vehicles sold in the U.S. from 1996 onward. It will be available online and in Verizon Wireless stores. For more, visit connectedcar.delphi.com.
The 12th Telematics Detroit conference and exhibition, sponsored by Telematics Update, is scheduled for June 6-7 at the Suburban Collection Showplace (formerly known as the Rock Financial Showplace) in Novi, Michigan. To register at a discount, visit https://secure.telematicsupdate.com/detroit/register.php and use discount code 2017JD.
The increasing complexity of cars has taught automakers the value of cooperating with competitors on technology that customers won’t see and don’t care about but would be prohibitively expensive for a single automaker to develop in-house.
Alpine, Delphi, DENSO/Fujitsu Ten and SANYO Automotive U.S.A. rank highest in vehicle multimedia quality
As multimedia systems in vehicles become increasingly sophisticated, owners report more problems using them, according to the J.D. Power and Associates 2011 U.S. Multimedia Quality and Satisfaction Study.SM
The annual Telematics Detroit 2011 (June 8 & 9th, Novi, MI, USA) is the biggest and most influential show for the Global telematics industry.
Components can be used in charging stations and vehicle-side charging
KEMET Corporation said it will begin manufacturing DC Link capacitors in the United States for electric and hybrid-electric vehicles.