Nov 20, 2020GUANGZHOU
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Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. announced today work in support of JETOUR, a Chery Holding’s brand, and Phoenix Auto Intelligence, a joint venture company of Tencent providing Internet of Vehicles (IoV) solutions, to bring premium digital cockpit experiences to upcoming vehicles. Combining the 3rd generation Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Automotive Cockpit Platforms’ high-performance compute, artificial intelligence (AI) and multimedia capabilities with Phoenix Auto Intelligence’s TINNOVE in-vehicle operating system solution, the JETOUR X70 PLUS is among the first vehicles in China to feature the Snapdragon Automotive Cockpit Platform and TINNOVE system, bringing premium digital cockpit and driving experiences, to customers.
The 3rd generation Snapdragon Automotive Cockpit Platforms are Qualcomm Technologies’ first-announced AI-based scalable automotive grade digital cockpit platforms engineered with immersive graphics, multimedia, computer vision and artificial intelligence capabilities. The JETOUR X70 PLUS leverages the 3rd generation Snapdragon Automotive Cockpit Platforms’ ability to support higher levels of computing and intelligence needed for advanced capabilities in next-generation vehicles, including highly intuitive AI experiences for in-car virtual assistants, natural interactions between the vehicle and driver, immersive graphics, premium audio, advanced wireless technologies, in-car or external camera processing capabilities, rear seat entertainment, and more.
“The digital cockpit is critical to the vehicles’ evolution towards being intelligent, connected, shared and electric. Today, automakers are seeking safe, high-performance and more intelligent scalable automotive cockpit platforms to cope with the growing and challenging demands of automotive computing and connectivity, while trying to always stay ahead of the fierce competition,” said Lei Xian, vice president of sales and business development, Qualcomm International (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. “Qualcomm Technologies has many years of expertise in the automotive industry. Working together with JETOUR and Phoenix Auto Intelligence’s system integrator, we’re pleased to support the Chery JETOUR X70 PLUS with Qualcomm Technologies’ 3rd generation Snapdragon Automotive Cockpit Platform to support the mobility experiences on next generation intelligently connected vehicles with the high-performance, safe, reliable and extensive ecosystem.”
“JETOUR is always committed to bringing safe, reliable and high-performance intelligent vehicles to consumers in the digital era. These joint efforts will be a pioneering exploration for JETOUR in intelligent vehicles and digital marketing fields,” said Siyu Bao, vice general manager of Chery Holdings and general manager of JETOUR. “By leveraging Qualcomm Technologies’ underlying hardware and technology advantages in automotive digital cockpit in combination with the deep customization in upper software and the extensive Tencent ecosystem of TINNOVE intelligent connected in-vehicle operating system solution, JETOUR will create unique selling points of productized intelligent vehicles with powerful automotive digital cockpit, and also gain a better understanding of our users from the aspects of digital marketing, to constantly deliver the latest, most intelligent driving experiences to our users.”
“As a key participant in Tencent’s ‘Internet of Vehicles Ecosystem Strategy’, Phoenix Auto Intelligence values the efforts with Qualcomm Technologies and automakers,” said Daniel Pan, CEO of Phoenix Auto Intelligence and vice president of Tencent Auto Intelligence. “By leveraging the great advantages in computing and AI of the 3rd Generation Snapdragon Automotive Cockpit Platform and the open, innovative and diversified ecosystem of TINNOVE intelligent connected in-vehicle operating system solution, Phoenix Auto Intelligence offers a comprehensive set of capabilities from system, hardware interfaces to operating system for deep optimization and enablement, and supports automakers like JETOUR to introduce digital cockpits featuring great performance with Tencent’s extensive ecosystem, to create more intelligent, safer and richer driving experiences.”
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About Chery JETOUR
Chery JETOUR is a new brand built on Chery Holding’s auto-making expertise for over 23 years and its in-depth insights into new generation of consumers in three key trends of normalized recreational travel, diverse modes of mobility, and larger families. Chery JETOUR is focused on the “Travel+” segment of the market. Committed to developing more intelligent, well designed, spacious and versatile multi-seat vehicles, Chery JETOUR creates elegant, suitable life companions for the young generation that rejects mediocrity and strive for excellence to show their own characters, and offers the best solution to satisfy more consumers’ needs of travelling with large families. Chery JETOUR gains accurate insights into market demands, focuses on the “Travel+” segment, and creates “Travel+” products that meet the user needs, which builds a good reputation among users and establishes its leadership in the “Travel+” segment.
Following the three marketing concepts (the deepest understanding of consumer needs, the most consumer-friendly marketing and the most pleasant consumer experience) and the user-centric brand philosophy, Chery JETOUR aims at building the “Travel+” ecosystem as a new benchmark for user experiences in the automotive industry, and making users not only enjoy the products but experience emotional pleasure.
About Phoenix Auto Intelligence
Phoenix Auto Intelligence builds on Tencent’s expertise in artificial intelligence, big data, cloud computing and mobility ecosystem to provide the Internet of Vehicle (IoV) solutions with highly open, compatible and customized operating system.
In July 2018, Tencent split its IoV operating system and foundational technology business to form Phoenix Auto Intelligence together with Chang’an Auto and Jiaxing Xinlian as the initial shareholders, and Xiangping Zhong who is vice president of Tencent serves as chairman of Phoenix Auto Intelligence. Phoenix Auto Intelligence is also an important open platform for Tencent to move into Industrial IoT, “New Infrastructure” and enable digital transformation of traditional automakers.