0
Wireless

Sprint upgrades Sprint Drive connected car platform

Tuesday 10 September 2019 | 09:25 CET | News

FREE webinar by Telecompaper on the Trends and Developments in the Dutch Telecoms market 2019Q2. Thursday 26th September at 15:00. Register now!

Sprint upgraded its Sprint Drive connected car platform with new features to help keep drivers connected and safe on the road. Sprint Drive, a small wireless device that plugs in below the car's dashboard, keeps drivers connected to their cars, sends real-time information to a smartphone or browser, and provides an in-car LTE Wi-Fi mobile hotspot for passengers. Customers will now benefit from additional features, such as impact detection with automatic alerts, maintenance reminders, repair indicators with estimates for nearby mechanics, an upgraded user interface, and, for the first time,

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Sprint
Countries: United States
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

IoT

,

LTE


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Sprint accepts '2020 Corporate Accelerator Program' applications focused on 5G

Published 13 Sep 2019 10:24 CET | United States
Sprint said it's looking for the next class of technology start-ups to join its '2020 Corporate Accelerator Program,' focused on ...

Sprint presents smart city technologies at Curiosity Lab

Published 10 Sep 2019 15:32 CET | United States
Sprint will headline the grand opening of Curiosity Lab on 11 September in the City of Peachtree Corners, Georgia. The lab is ...

Cubic Telecom expands in-car Wi-Fi coverage footprint for connected car services

Published 09 Sep 2019 14:27 CET | Europe
Cubic Telecom doubled the number of countries in Europe where it provides in-car Wi-Fi services. Several brands within the ...

Deutsche Telekom to link CarConnect platform to Magenta SmartHome

Published 03 Sep 2019 16:29 CET | Germany
Deutsche Telecom said that the users of its CarConnect service will be able to link the platform to applications at home via its ...

Vodacom South Africa starts connected car partnership with Toyota, Altron

Published 02 Sep 2019 14:24 CET | South Africa
Vodacom Business  has partnered with Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM) and Altron to provide connectivity and Wi-Fi with new ...

VIMN, Access enter partnership in Germany to make TV channels available in cars

Published 19 Aug 2019 10:35 CET | Germany
Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) and Access announced a partnership to make Viacom's globally recognised TV brands ...

Samsung showcases Digital Cockpit connected car at new London experience centre

Published 14 Aug 2019 18:38 CET | United Kingdom
Samsung has officially opened a new experience centre, called Samsung KX, at Coal Drops Yard in Kings Cross, London....

Cubic Telecom picks Metaswitch to advance network products for connected car business

Published 13 Aug 2019 14:43 CET | World
Metaswitch announced that connectivity platform company Cubic Telecom selected Metaswitch's VoLTE platform to provide automotive ...

Sprint releases Sprint Drive wireless device

Published 19 Nov 2018 18:35 CET | United States
Sprint unveiled Sprint Drive, a new product that lets parents monitor their teen drivers and businesses keep an eye on their ...