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Volvo to bring Google Maps, Play Store to in-car Android system

Wednesday 9 May 2018 | 13:59 CET | News
Volvo has announced plans to embed the voice-controlled Google Assistant, Google Play Store, Google Maps and other Google services into its Sensus in-car infotainment system. The company said the Android-based platform will be powered by an Intel Atom automotive system-on-chip (SoC), with drivers eventually able to download thousands of additional apps via Google Play. In a statement, Volvo confirmed that its in-car navigation system will be replaced with Google Maps, enabling real-time traffic and up-to-date mapping information.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Google / Intel / Volvo
Countries: World
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