Leading auto companies going for Qualcomm' Snapdragon Digital Chassis
In a series of releases QUALCOMM announces it's Snapdragon Digital Chassis is gaining more acceptance by luxury car manufacturers and also some leading automotive vendors.
Here are some of the key points:
Snapdragon Digital Chassis Solutions are designed to help bring the latest in-vehicle technology and features to the new 2024 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Sedan. Working with Bosch as the system integrator and Tier-1 supplier, the latest generation of Snapdragon Cockpit Platforms help power the new Mercedes-Benz E-Class User Experience (MBUX) multimedia system running on the new MBUX Superscreen, helping to deliver enhanced graphics, rich multimedia support.
Qualcomm and India based Mahindra & Mahindra announced the companies’ strategic collaboration to utilize the Snapdragon Digital Chassis Solution cloud-connected services platform – an integrated, flexible services suite for connected cars – for upcoming Mahindra’s range of authentic SUVs. Mahindra going to be the first global automaker to utilize Data Insights with edge diagnostics, which is available on the Snapdragon Digital Chassis platform.
Qualcomm and JLR announced that the companies will work together to bring 5G capabilities to select next-generation JLR vehicles across its brands Range Rover, Defender, Discovery and Jaguar.
By leveraging the Snapdragon Auto 5G Modem-RF system’s positioning, Wi-Fi technologies, and direct vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) and vehicle-to-roadside infrastructure (V2I) communications, JLR vehicles will also offer connected services for a highly personalized and upgradable in-vehicle experience, as well as advanced safety and mobility benefitting applications.
BMW Group and Qualcomm have announced the companies’ have extended their technology collaboration beyond driver assistance and automated driving technologies, bringing the latest Snapdragon Digital Chassis Solution advancements to power BMW Group’s new vehicles for safer, smarter and sophisticated experiences to drivers and passengers. Leveraging both companies’ expertise in innovation, BMW is working with Qualcomm Technologies as the automaker’s systems solutions provider, to utilize the latest generation of the Snapdragon Cockpit Platform to power BMW Group’s new in-vehicle experiences, as well as the Snapdragon Auto Connectivity Platforms for 5G connectivity to bring ultra-fast and seamless connectivity to vehicles with new BMW iDrive generation “QuickSelect” and new Operating Systems 8.5 and 9.