UNO MINDA Group unveiled the Technology Demonstrator TD118 Auto and Moto with incorporated technologies at Autoexpo 2018, ANI reported.
The TD118 is an approach of the company to showcase its capabilities in terms of advanced features, technologies, and innovations for automobiles.The UNO MINDA Group Companies together showcased more than 20 product lines.
The key features included in TD118 Auto are Android IVI (Integrated HVAC, ADAS, TPMS). The infotainment unit is based on Android 8.0 (Oreo) which is designed for Automotive use and is powered by a powerful Quad-core ARM processor. It has 10″ portraits HD display with IPS technology.
The system has voice-enabled Google assistant for convenient interactions with the system. The system has unique premium sound experience through amplifier, door speakers, tweeters and roof-mounted speakers.
TD118 Auto has multiple ergonomic switches for functions like capacitive sense based start-stop switch, an SOS switch and power window switch panel with anti-pinch feature based on a hall effect sensor.
The IVI is a central hub for all infotainment, ADAS, and vehicle integration features. An integrated HMI facilitates functions like HVAC control, tire pressure monitoring (TPMS), Service reminders and appointment.
TD118 Auto gets connectivity through AIS-140 complaint Telematics Control Unit (TCU). The connectivity architecture includes Microsoft Azure-powered cloud platform, TCU and Smart Phone App for the end user.
The Advanced Driver Assist Systems (ADAS) are based on RF, ultrasonic and camera-based technologies. ADAS features include Rear and Front Park Assist equipped with auto parking, Cross Traffic Alert, Door Open Warning, Blind Spot Detection and “Around View Monitoring”.
The complete user experience right from the concept, ideation, and HMI design has been realized at UNO MINDA in-house design studio.
TD118 Moto has TNAV, which is handlebar mounted display unit. It is based on Bluetooth low energy technology for turn by turn navigation and other important notifications from the rider’s smartphone.
It also incorporated with AFS technology which adapts to the vehicle’s speed, movement, and steering angle to provide light to the user in any terrain condition.
TD118 Moto showcases a unique combination of handlebar switches which have been designed in-house to not only follow the design language of the vehicle but also focuses on the ergonomics of the rider.