A car that can be unlocked with your fingerprint
From smartphones to tablets and PCs, fingerprint unlocking has seen a gradual surge in quality in the last couple of years. However, the technology is currently shifting gears and moving to a brand new territory: cars. according to a report by The Korean Herald, South Korean automobile giant Hyundai has showcased a automobile which will enable drivers to unlock and begin the vehicle by merely using their fingerprints. The automobile in question is Hyundai’s premium SUV, the santa fe.
The company showcased the automobile – and the tech – at an automobile show in China.
How fingerprint device can work in the car?
The fingerprint device are in the door handle as well as at the ignition point. the great factor is that the automobile can enable multiple drivers to enroll their fingerprint data. What’s even better is that as shortly as the fingerprint is recognised the automobile can modify the angle of rear-view mirrors and the position of the seat. As of now, the feature can return to the Hyundai santa fe in China and is expected to debut in 2019.
A report by Engadget more explains that Hyundai uses “human capacitance” to form certain that nobody will hack or fake fingerprints. according to Hyundai, the system has a blunder rate of 1 in 50,000. The new santa fe in China also will Baidu’s voice recognition and can supply a wireless mobile phone charger. whereas fingerprint tech has been around in cars, Hyundai will be the first manufacturer to use it in a vehicle’s door handle.
The automobile also comes equipped with Chinese internet big Baidu's voice recognition system and a wireless phone charger. As of currently it's been according that Hyundai will launch the automobile in China only. it's expected to roll out on the roads in early 2019.