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ARCFOX Alpha S series Smart Car with HarmonyOS launched, check highlights, features and price

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On April 17th, 2021, Huawei and BAIC’s new energy brand Jihu together launched the first smart electric ARCFOX Alpha S series at Shanghai Auto Show.

The series contains two variants, the regular Alpha S version and the Alpha S HI version. Furthermore, both the models are subdivided into two – the basic version and the high-end version.

Let’s don’t waste more time and take a look at the highlights of this lineup:

Highlights of the series:

  • Fast charging technology
  • Hongmeng OS (HarmonyOS) based smart car system
  • Huawei’s Kirin in-Vehicle Chip
  • Autonomous driving support

The Charging technology and battery life:

The entire series accents Huawei’s fast charge technology. A single charge of 10 minutes will increase the battery life by 197 kilometers. It equipped with a smart temperature-controlled lithium-ion battery pack.

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Alpha S can be fully charged in 1.5 hours by AC slow charging and in 7 hours by 20kW AC slow charging. Furthermore, Huawei’s DC fast charge can fully charge the vehicle in 15 minutes. In addition, the car also supports wireless charging with an exceeded charging efficiency of 92%.

The battery support for 93.6kWh and the three alternatives of NEDC ( New European Driving Cycle), 525km, 603km, and 708km.

Hongmeng OS (Harmony OS) based smart cockpit:

All the spotlight of the newly launched car is grabbed by Huawei Inside, which works on Huawei’s self-developed Harmony OS. The OS creates the interaction between the smartphone and the car system.

To date, the changes in the application of Harmony OS smart cockpit have touched the two digits. Furthermore, the company is also planning to add more.

The 20.3-inches 4K car screen takes from the driving position to the autopilot position, supports the multi-gesture operation, screen switching, and more.

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As far as the voice interaction is concerns, HI-supported models in the ARCFOX Alpha S series features voice recognition function. It also supports, when the network is disconnected.

Huawei’s Kirin in-Vehicle Chip:

The Kirin 990A in-vehicle chip can be reached up to 800 TOPs computing power and supports 5G network.

The HI basic version has a computing power of 400 TOPs and the high-end version has a computing power of 800 TOPs.

Autonomous driving support:

The Alpha S HI has support for three-level of autonomous driving including the NCA mode, ICA+ mode, and ICA mode. Talking about the NCA mode autopilot driving, it realizes point-to-point automatic driving through the preinstalled map in the car.

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As of now, the map is available for some selected areas, which covers Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, and Shenzhen. The users are required to enter the location only and activate the cruise lever under the steering wheel.

The high-end automated driving support is more improved. It works through a one-time and a subscription mode. In addition, it features many high-end modules including-

  • Huawei’s smart car solution
  • Three 96-line automotive-grade semi-solid lidars
  • Powerful camera system
  • Domain controllers
  • Precise control algorithms
  • Maps

With the supports of all these smart and powerful modules, it is able to achieve L2.5 autonomous driving in all scenarios of urban roads. The company is planning a mass production, which is likely to be launched within this year.

Price List:

  • Starting price of the regular model is 251,900 Yuan.
  • Highest price of the regular model is 344,900 Yuan.
  • Basic HI autonomous model pre-sale price is 388,900 Yuan.
  • High-end HI autonomous model pre-sale price is 429,900 Yuan.

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Aito M7 SUV will launch at Huawei Nova 10 series event on 4th of July

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Aito M7 SUV launch

Huawei hearsay to conduct a summer new product conference for unveiling the long-awaited Nova 10 series. On the same side, the company will also launch the super-agile AITO M7 SUV car and a bunch of more new products.

According to the information, AITO Auto officially stated that the AITO M7 SUV luxury, as well as the smart large electric SUV, will launch at the same summer new product conference where the Chinese tech maker will reveal the Nova 10 series.

AITO M7 SUV: Features

Speaking about the innovation of Huawei and Celis, the Wenjie M7 design hints at a teeny-weeny exterior, but with a large interior room. It shows a 6-seat layout. Further, it has a measurement of 5050 x 1945 x 1775 mm and comprises a wheelbase of 2820mm.

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On the flip side, the car is in news to offer two power modes – the extended-range, and another is the pure electric. Giving brief info, the extended-range powers a 40.06-degree (258 kg) ternary lithium battery. Moreover, it has a permanent magnet synchronous motor that exhibits a power of 130kW/200kW.

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Meanwhile, the WLTC pure electric has a battery life of 135km. Aside, it consumes fuel up to 7.45L per 100 kilometers.  Highlighting the slogan, “The new ’10’ generation, the new ‘7’ to be”, the AITO M7 SUV  will deliver a comfortable and smart experience to its users.

Compared to the Wenjie M5, released last year in December, the M7 is much more powerful as well as luxurious. And we expect, to have a delightful experience with this new technology.

So far, Yu Chengdong mentioned in one of his statements, that the AITO M7 SUV will come into existence and launch by the end of June. Further, it will appear in front of the users by July end. It seems like things are running on the right track as the release will hold in the Shenzhen Chuncoong stadium on the 4th of July.

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Huawei AITO M5e car first look is here, expected to launch in September

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The Ministry of industry and information technology showcases the first look of the Huawei AITO M5e. Meanwhile, the official map of this model has also been released a day before today.

Lookswise the new version of M5 has seemed exactly like its previous model, but the grill on the front face is not there. The AITO M5e is the pure electric car positioned as a medium SUV, which trends it more than a modern.

The Huawei AITO M5e car first look appeared at the ‘Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area Auto Show’. Which was attended by the CEO of Huawei Terminal BG and the CEO of Huawei Smart Car solution there they reveal September will be the launch month of this new version of M5.

The exterior design of the new car is compatible with the vast-range variant. It still retains a shaped group of headlights, with an inverted trapezoidal air intake grille and a brand new logo hanging from the front center.

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Huawei AITO M5e first look

The body size is 4785/1930/1620mm in overall length, overall width, and height, and the wheelbase is 2880mm. Additionally, the new car has a single motor and lithium iron phosphate battery of weight around 2235/2350 kg.

Alongwith this, the company also revealed that AITO’s next-generation SUV M7 will use the large six-seat version released this year. Wenjie M7 was released on June 20-29 and delivered at the end of July.

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Huawei AITO M5 May 2022 sales crossed 5000 units, sums 11296 total till now

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The Huawei has released details of AITO M5 May 2022 sales on June 1, which has exceeded over 5000 units. The car is running on HarmonyOS and arranged as a 5-seat medium-sized SUV, equipped with a 1.5T four-cylinder committed range extender 3.0.

HarmonyOS AITO M5 May sales:

Huawei HarmonyOS-powered AITO M5 has reportedly exceeded 5000 units sales for the first time in May 2022. The figure actually has a total of 5006 units shipped. The AITO M5 holds the record for delivering rapidly a single model of such a creative & innovative brand by reaching 11296 units in just 87 days of launch.

AITO M5 March & April sales:

The AITO brand also released the delivery status of the AITO M5 smart car in March & April. The car shipped around 3045 deliveries in March. Whereas 3245 units were delivered in the month of April. But the Huawei AITO M5 sales grabbed the attention as the sale successfully increased with a higher margin.

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AITO M5:

AITO M5 is the first co-developed assembled car that was jointly launched by Huawei and Xiaokang co. ltd. The high performance, long battery life, and Huawei HarmonyOS smart cockpit collect all the attention.

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AITO M5 provides high-tech and intelligent features such as L2+ level intelligence driver assistance. It is powered with HarmonyOS split-screen and an auto-login account of Huawei as well. The AITO M5 has six color options and three interior color options.

The car possesses automatic switching of driving information, schedule, real-time update of the navigation app, and offline voice assistant. It also supports mobile phone themes and car-machine themes and also holds the multi-sound zone source perception.

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