Published: March 5, 2015 | Mobile World Congress, Barcelona, Spain
The Car Connectivity Consortium (CCC), an organization driving global technologies for smartphone-centric car connectivity solutions, announced that the new Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge, Sony’s Xperia™ Z3, Xperia™ Z3 Compact and The HTC One (M9) are MirrorLink®-enabled.
The deployment emphasizes Samsung’s continued dedication to shaping the world of mobile technology, which includes extending the Galaxy experience into the car. With millions of mass market MirrorLink-enabled vehicles rolling off assembly lines today, MirrorLink leads the way in bringing the smartphone to the dash.
“Distribution on the world’s most popular Samsung devices, including the Samsung Galaxy S5, Note 4, Note Edge, and now the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, reaffirm that MirrorLink is real and in the hands of millions of consumers today”
Also, Sony’s Xperia™ Z3 and Xperia™ Z3 Compact are MirrorLink®-enabled. Along with other recent mass-market handset and vehicle deployments, the news represents a major step for MirrorLink toward becoming the world’s de facto car/smartphone connectivity standard.
“Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact’s focus on versatility and high performance make them a perfect showcase for MirrorLink’s ability to bring the power of the information age to drivers in a way that increases safety and enjoyment on today’s roads.
The HTC One (M9) is a natural complement for MirrorLink’s ease of connectivity to the dashboard. Other MirrorLink-enabled HTC smartphones include the HTC One (M8), HTC One (M8) EYE, HTC Desire 620, HTC Desire EYE, HTC Desire 820 and HTC Desire 820 Mini.