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Huawei and CATL working on a new smart electric car, launching soon: Changan Automobile

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Previously, at the 18th Huawei Analyst Global Summit 2021 (HAS) Huawei’s rotating chairman Xu Zhijun revealed that the company is planning to establish sub-brands and already collaborated with BAIC BluePark, Changan Automobile, and Guangzhou Automobile Group (GAC) automotive partners.

Later, Changan Automobile informed the working plan with Huawei disclosing that Huawei and CATL are working on a new smart electric car which is founded on CNH architecture.

According to the latest news, Changan Automobile Group recently stated on social media that this mysterious high-profile vehicle will be unveiled soon. However, the firm didn’t disclose the brand name but suggest that they will soon host a press conference to announce the brand name.

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To be mentioned, the Chinese battery manufacturer CATL and Huawei has collaborated back in the fourth quarter of 2020 and preparing a high-voltage car system to present the next-level car model and an intelligent electric car platform.

Apart from this, the Chinese tech firm has announced to host a new press conference on May 19, where it will launch a series of new products including the children’s watch 4X, Huawei Body Fat Scale 3 Pro, a new laptop, and more other products.

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Huawei Autoware trademark suggest new autonomous driving technology

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According to the China Intellectual Property database, Huawei has applied for a new trademark “Autoware” in the field of autonomous driving on July 13, 2021.

However, the current status of a trademark is an application for registration. This trademark’s international classification includes scientific instruments, transportation vehicles, and design research.

Huawei Autoware:

Autoware is the first open-source software for autonomous driving systems based on Linux and ROB (Robot operating system).

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It enables autonomous driving along a route dictated by a car navigation system using environmental sensors such as laser radar, cameras, and global navigation satellite systems (GNSS) while vehicle positions and surrounding objects are identified.

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Huawei and autonomous driving:

So far, Huawei has patented a lot of technologies in the field of autonomous driving in order to become a top technology supplier. The patent includes the autonomous driving control algorithm, navigation system, safety and experience, and many more.

Early this month, Su Qing, President and Chief Architect of Intelligent Driving Product Line at Huawei during the discussion about the automotive industry stated that L5 level autonomous technology is still far away at present.

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Huawei and GAC working on the first medium and large scale electric SUVs

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The AH8 model project- jointly developing by Huawei and GAC Aian has received the approval of the board of directors at the 67th meeting. The announcement is officially made by the Guangzhou Automobile Group.

Both firms are working to develop, the fully electric SUV founded on the GEP 3.0 framework and computing & communication architecture (CCA) of GAC and Huawei respectively. This next-level smart car will adopt the full-stack smart car technology of Huawei and provide an advanced car for future generations.

Furthermore, this is the first medium and large-scale electric SUV project with a huge investment of 800 million Yuan. Meanwhile, the expected mass production is scheduled for the end of 2023.

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Besides, GAC also published the production and sales bulletin for the last month, which reveals that the company’s automobile production was 163,583 vehicles with a year-on-year decrease of 17.34% for June 2021. To date, the total production from January to June has been reached 1,001,446 with a YOY increase of 25.61%.

Talking about the sales volume, the company has sold about 1026505 units in the previous month, while the aggregate sales volume until June was 1026505 with YOY progress of 24.49%.

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As per the previous reports, Huawei and GAC are jointly developing the Level 4 autonomous smart vehicle technology with Didi technology. It’s expected that this new method will reduce the need for manual operation in autopiloting vehicles or even it can be successfully operated without human touch.

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BYD added Huawei HiCar Solution in their vehicles, upgradable via OTA update

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Recently, a user of BYD shared a snapshot, revealing that the company had recently added the Huawei smart car solutionHuawei HiCar in its vehicle smart screen via an update.

As per the information, BYD released the latest OTA (over-the-air) update for BYD Han EV users. With this update, the company has introduced the Huawei HiCar Solution for improved user experience.

To be mentioned, the company has been approaching Huawei for the HiCar ecosystem for a long time to add it in the DiLink – the in-vehicle system of BYD. The DiLink 3.0 has been debuted in August 2020 with brand new features such as NFC mobile key and virtual assistant Xiao Di.

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Speaking of Huawei HiCar, it established the smart connection between smartphone and car and provides various features. It is good enough to empower BYD’s DiLink, which is limited to in-car Bluetooth phones, radios, driving recorders, and some third-party apps.

However, DiLink provides support for third-party applications, so that they can adopt the BYD smart car ecosystem.

Besides Huawei HiCar, BYD also installed some other features in this update, which include controllable body lights, music rhythm, RPA smart parking system, and battery improvements.

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