On December 23, 2021, Huawei launched a new smart selection car product – AITO M5 medium-size SUV. It’s the first model from the AITO series and comes with system software, industrial design, engineering technology, HarmonyOS ecosystem, and more.
The AITO M5 SUV comes with the following form factors in terms of pricing:
- The rear-drive standard version, pre-sale price of 250,000 yuan.
- Four-wheel drive performance version, pre-sale price of 280,000 yuan.
- The four-wheel-drive flagship version has a pre-sale price of 320,000 (all after subsidies) yuan. The real car will be displayed on December 23, and the test drive will be opened on January 20, 2022.
Additionally, Huawei has brought in household charging piles for new cars that provide genuine car accessories to help solve the problem of users’ energy replenishment anxiety.
Yu Chengdong, Huawei consumer business, and smart car business chief said that the model is very capable in performance as compared to other brands as well as in handling and smart user experience.
Huawei also brought its simple and extreme industrial design concept to this car. The exterior is luxurious and compact, and the interior is spacious and comfortable.
It not only allows everyone to enjoy the convenience of easy parking and turning around in the city, but the spacious interior space and panoramic canopy also allow the driver and passengers to have a comfortable experience even during a long journey.
With the help of the Huawei team’s industrial concept, this car achieves a simple and extreme design. First, it is equipped with a HarmonyOS smart cockpit. AITO M5 can seamlessly flow with other smart devices, completely breaking through the barriers between “people, cars, and homes”
The AITO M5 interface provides advanced sense and intelligent functions, “surpassing all models and car companies”, such as L2 + level intelligent driving assistance, HarmonyOS smart split-screen, one-key transfer, Huawei watch NFC Bluetooth sensorless car key, 3D face recognition, automatic login to HUAWEI ID, automatic switching of driving information, schedule, real-time update of the car navigation map, multi-sound zone intelligent sound source perception, offline voice assistant, real-time computational vision detection of fatigue status, support for mobile phone themes and cars. The theme is universal, you can define your own car and machine, as well as visitor mode and so on.
Huawei stated that with the help of powerful computing power and operating system, through continuous AI learning optimization and OTA upgrades, HarmonyOS Motors can meet the needs of consumers for smart, scenario-based, and personalized experience upgrades.
It’s reported that AITO M5 has six paint colors: Ceramic white, Pine frost green, Ice crystal gray, Gilt black, Mihai blue, and azure blue, and three interiors in ivory white, polar night black, and Agate brown. The colors can be freely matched.
According to Yu Chengdong, Huawei has designed it in accordance with the quality and interior requirements of a million-dollar luxury car, with a driving sense of more than 500,000 to 1 million yuan. The internal space is comparable to a large SUV, and the integrated cabin surrounds the cockpit. Simple” and “immersive” experience.
It is equipped with 1.5T four-cylinder range extender 3.0, asynchronous AC motor, permanent magnet synchronous motor, intelligent four-wheel drive flagship version with a peak power of 365kW (675N·m), four-wheel drive performance version 315kW, performance surpasses, and battery life surpasses Porsche and BMW X3, Mercedes-Benz GLC, Audi Q5L, Tesla Model Y, and many other luxury cars have a maximum compression ratio of 15:1, an ultra-high thermal efficiency of 41%, and a maximum power generation efficiency of 3.2kW·h/L.
According to Yu Chengdong, this model also has the ultimate cornering performance, which is stronger than McLaren. In terms of acceleration, it can also achieve zero-hundred acceleration in 4.4 seconds and 0-50km/h in 1.9 seconds. Its performance surpasses many fuel vehicles and surpasses many pure electric vehicles.
AITO M5 also uses advanced precision oil cooling technology, the average peak temperature of the winding is reduced by 30 Celcius, and the peak temperature of the magnetic steel is reduced by 15℃.
This model can store 40 kilowatt-hours of electricity, has a matching “Huawei Home Charging Pile”, and supports 7KW fast charging (45 minutes can make the electricity from 20% to 80%, and 5 hours of slow charging can make the electricity from 20% to 80%), Of course, it can also be gasoline power generation (fuel tank 56L), and can also output 3500W (220V) AC mains power super-fast charging power bank, 4WD flagship version 1102km WLTC mileage / 1195km NEDC mileage / 1242km CLTC mileage.
It is reported that the AITO M5 internal car machine is a 15.9-inch 2K HDR screen with a 90% screen-to-body ratio, 128-color RGB ambient light, and a seamless panoramic sky screen.
In addition, this model is also built-in Huawei Sound’s top luxury audio system, with a peak car audio of 1200 watts. It is worth mentioning that Huawei also has a high-quality cockpit music experience, providing Huawei Music’s tens of millions of music libraries and high-quality music area, supporting the playback of 5.1-channel and 7.1-channel lossless music.
In other respects, AITO M5 comes with a fragrance system, which promotes the fastest charging in the industry, 66W wired fast charging, 40W wireless fast charging, a total of 1A4C five charging ports, and it is also equipped with a high-end crystal diamond gear handle, co-pilot “Queen Filling Mirror”, center speaker, 19-unit vocal design, ventilated heated massage seat, Napa leather, HUD head-up display feature, etc.
Finally, AITO M5 also provides a Huawei Card owner’s courtesy version, covering the entire life cycle from car purchase to car use, providing preferential installment services and rich owner rights.
Users can use the Huawei Card to enjoy car owner rights and services. In the Huawei Wallet app, car owners can quickly apply for a card online, apply for car installment, enjoy refueling cashback and driver accident insurance, and other features to create a diversified smart car scene.
(via – ithome)
Huawei and other Chinese firms can beat big car makers in the market: Meituan CEO
Of course, Huawei has not indulged itself in the car business for a long time. The company only works on building up the best car solutions in the world. Perhaps, a new report speaks that Huawei and other Chinese car companies will soon take over the market.
The report is coming from the side of the Meituan CEO – Wang Xing. He is one of the major shareholders of the Ideal Automobile firm. Recently, all the high-profile car companies shared their latest records regarding the delivery of vehicles.
- Ideal Auto – 11531 new cars delivered
- Weilai – 10878 vehicles delivered
- Xiaopeng – 8,468 vehicles delivered
- Seris Quest Series – 10,142 cars delivered
- Aian – 30016 vehicles delivered
- Nezha – 18005 vehicles delivered
- Leaprun – 11039 vehicles delivered
- Extreme Krypton – 8276 vehicles delivered
- Lanti – 2519 vehicles delivered
- Zhiji – 1019 vehicles delivered
After seeing the analytical report, Wang Xing expressed his views on the new car-making forces. He said that Huawei, Ideal, and some other Chinese firms will surely be able to beat the high-end car makers in the market.
He positively believes that Huawei through its car solutions and other Chinese automobile cooperations is growing its surface rapidly in the market. No doubt, in the upcoming years, they would be able to beat the ‘super-in-demand’ Mercedes, BMW, and Audi in the domestic car platform.
“As promised, the ideal L9, priced at 459,800 yuan, delivered over 10,000 units in the first month! Specifically, 10,123 units. In the past 20 to 30 years, the leader of China’s premium high-end car market has always been the German BBA (Benz, BMW, Audi). No matter who wins, China will win.”
Huawei Car Solutions and AITO progress
The AITO series is constantly rising at the height of the success bar. In two consecutive months, the company has crossed more than 10,000 of units. Speaking of M5 and M7 SUV models, these are the most lovable vehicles on the market.
While unveiling the AITO M series, Huawei CEO – Yu Chengdong mentioned that this car is completely comparable to a million-level luxury car. Surprisingly, we have seen that AITO M7 overtook the Toyota Alpha and Lexus LM automobiles.
Consequently, the credit for this success goes to the effective implementation of the manufacturers and the execution of the HarmonyOS 3 smart system. With high efficiency and quality, the Huawei car solution has made several smart cars approach the first position in the market.
Huawei AITO M5/M7 police vehicles first batch delivery took place in Songshan Lake, China
Huawei AITO M5 and M7 smart vehicles are seamlessly popular in the market. One can measure the popularity of automation with the report that the first batch of the Huawei AITO M5 and M7 police vehicles delivery successfully took place in Songshan Lake, Dongguan, in China.
According to the latest information, Guangdong Province has recently conducted the delivery ceremony for the new Huawei AITO M5 and M7 police vehicles. It’s quite optimistic news that the iconic cars are serving the country service.
This became possible due to the high-class technologies of Huawei. The Chinese manufacturer has always implemented car mechanisms with such techniques that uplift the performance and overall value of the product.
Expressing the zeal and joy of the first batch delivery, the Songshan Lake Management states about their partnership with Huawei. The Committee shares how Huawei and Songshan Lake have developed a strong bond since 2005.
And the first batch delivery of the AITO police vehicle is the recent proof of this partnership. Consequently, this means that the road to urban governance has been officially opened by Huawei.
The President of Huawei Terminal Business also shares his thoughts on this fruitful car delivery. He states the following message:
“I am very happy to witness the first batch of AITO police vehicles land in Songshan Lake, Dongguan. I also hope that our AITO M5 and M7 will further promote the intelligence of police affairs.”
AITO Police Cars for the first time!
Yes, this is the first time when Huawei-powered AITO cars are serving in the police work. The company reports that it will keep on serving smart policing solutions in the future as well. Using the HarmonyOS smart cockpit solutions, it will continue bringing new and intelligent combat capabilities to police cars.
This is just the recent information on the aspect of AITO automobiles. Let’s see what else we will catch regarding Huawei solutions and the new smart cars in the time ahead.
SAIC launched world’s first Huawei AR-HUD equipped Feifan R7 smart car
The wait for a new and super-agile smart car is over! SAIC Automobile cooperation has finally launched the world’s first Huawei AR-HUD-equipped Feifan R7 pure electric vehicle. Besides, there are some more new tweaks, hidden in the backseat of this car.
So let’s make a good tour of the new functions and pinches of this smart automation!
SAIC Group has launched a total of four Feifan R7 models with the Huawei AR-HUD system. This is a medium-to-large-sized SUV with a measurement of 4900mm in length, 1925mm in width, and 1655mm in height. It also has a wheelbase of 2950mm.
In terms of charging power, the company has implied a 77kWh and a 90kWh battery in its car models. These offer a cruising range of 642km. It also equips the Snapdragon 8155 processor with Premium 4D imaging radar.
And let’s not forget about the Huawei AR-HUD system which is the largest field of view. It supports immersive visual interaction and helps the driver to stay in connection with both surroundings and the automation.
Speaking of the design, the Feifan R7 features a streamlined fastback structure with a sports car-level wide-body layout. It also showcases a multi-dimensional sensor-oriented smart cabin. Further, there is a 43-inch wide-format true color triple AMOLED-based screen with a central control panel.
It also carries supercomputing driving chips and a full-stack high-end driving system. Ultimately, these features are quite enough to boost the driving experience of the user from zero to a hundred level.
Price of the new smart car
The subsidy cost of these vehicles varies from 289,000 to 356, 900 yuan [39,894.54 -49,144.80 USD] . Meanwhile, the vehicle-electric separation mode carries price tags from 205, 900 to 256, 900 yuan [28,423.92 – 35,464.32 USD].
However, users who will select the 90kWh battery in the vehicle-electric separation mode have to pay a monthly fee of 1560 yuan [215.66 USD]. Whereas, users with a 77kWh battery will give a monthly rent of 1260 yuan [174.18 USD].