Huawei claims that Aito M5, a new electric car developed by Seres, could beat the popular Tesla Model Y. At the moment, Elon Musk’s electric vehicle manufacturing company dominates the zero-emission auto industry.
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CHIBA, JAPAN – SEPTEMBER 12: Huawei Technologies Co. logo is seen on working day of Tokyo Game Show 2019 at Makuhari Messe on September 12, 2019 in Chiba, Japan. The Tokyo Game Show will be open to the public on September 14 and 15, 2019.
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But, some companies, including non-electric vehicle manufacturers, are now trying their luck to compete with this giant tech company. Now Huawei and Seres have teamed up, allowing the smartphone maker to enter the ongoing electric car competition in China.
This is a massive transition since Huawei became popular as a telecommunications company, offering handsets and other gadgets.
Although it does not design or develop electric vehicles, Huawei has worked with various car manufacturers to create advanced systems and other features, such as autonomous functions.
Huawei says Aito M5 could beat Tesla’s Model Y
According to CNBCAccording to Huawei’s latest report, the new Aito M5 model is better than the current Tesla Model Y. Seres’ latest electric vehicle is the first lucky electric car to feature Huawei’s HarmonyOS operating system.
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A Huawei staff member uses his mobile phone at the Huawei Digital Transformation Showcase in Shenzhen, China’s Guangdong Province, March 6, 2019. – Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei insisted on March 6 that its products do not feature no security “backdoor” for the government, as the normally-secret company gave foreign media a glimpse of its state-of-the-art facilities.
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Aito M5, which can run on fuel and electricity, is said to have its smart parts and internal features developed by the Chinese giant, as reported CarNewsChina.
What sets Aito M5 apart from other electric vehicles is that it combines artificial intelligence and automotive technology. On the other hand, integrating HarmonyOS is the first step in Seres’ goal of making zero emission vehicles as important as smartphones.
This can be seen on the Aito M5’s touchscreen, which allows you to adjust your car’s functions and conduct online activities, such as watching movies and listening to music. You can see this link to see more specifications of the new electric car.
Other details of Aito M5
Price-wise, the new Aito M5 is expected to be cheaper than the current Tesla Model Y, priced at $ 39,063.
On the other hand, Seres’ new electric vehicle is expected to ship around February 20, 2022, after the Lunar New Year in China.
In other news, a new Apple patent has revealed that the Apple Car may have an external warning display system, notifying nearby vehicles and pedestrians when the driver is in autonomous driving mode.
Meanwhile, the Tesla Model Y crash test result received the highest safety rating from the IIHS.
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