Huawei and BAIC enter the automotive sector with their first electric car: Arcfox Alpha S with autonomous driving
They are becoming more common electric cars, in this sense Huawei has decided to expand its service and present its Arcfox Alpha S.
Its about first electric car which he presents in a joint collaboration with BAIC. It has autonomous driving of HarmonyOS and integrates different components created by the Asian company.
According to Nikkei, Huawei presented a total of five solutions for autonomous driving, including the system based on its operating system which is developed to control all kinds of devices.
Arcfox Alpha S It’s about a premium electric car that has LiDAR (technology that the autonomous ones integrate and that allows to determine the distance from a laser emitter to an object or surface). According to its developers, it can reach a Level 3 of autonomy.
Although much of its characteristics are unknown, it was revealed that it has a autonomous driving system composed of 12 cameras, 13 ultrasonic radars or a chip Huawei with a power of up to 352 Tops.
Arcfox Alpha S has 5G connectivity and a range of up to 700 kilometers. Some reports indicate that it has a starting price of 388,900 yuan (about 1,182,999 pesos) for the most basic version.
It is estimated that Huawei has invested a billion dollars in automovile industry. However, unlike other companies, the company has decided to focus on collaborations and focus on components and services for cars from other manufacturers.
So far it is known that it could work with three Chinese automakers: BAIC Group, Chongqing Changan Automobile and Guangzhou Automobile Group. Y Arcfox Alpha S It is the first car to present.
“Wang Jun, president of Huawei’s smart automotive solutions unit, expressed that they have cooperation agreements with about 200 automakers.”