Not be can say that Samsung is a company unknown in the sector of the automobile. Its tentacles stretch from the battery manufacturing systems connectivity and touch screens for our dashboards. In addition, until not so long ago were interested in buying a good part (if not all) of Magneti Marelli components of the Group Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) company.
However not are want to remain as mere spectators and want to pass to the action. And how they might take action to become a major player? Very simple, Samsung Monday, will buy the American company Harman for a total of $ 8,000 million amount. With this acquisition will enter fully autonomous cars market acquiring all of the know-how that this company has to its credit.
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The main business of Harman focuses on manufacturing of high range as well as other on-board infotainment systems audio systems. These systems are equipped with internet connection and are being mounted in models from manufacturers such as General Motors and Fiat Chrysler Automóbiles.
These technologies could be of great help if Samsung decided to meter is of full to design his first car electric or autonomous. Not can forget that the signature competes in equality of conditions with Apple and this just of leave (not it believe so) it career by design and manufacture its own vehicle autonomous for focus is of form exclusive in the development of the intelligence artificial that carry them cars of the competition.
Yes the withdrawal of Apple out real, would allow to Samsung next to Google, be the first signatures not specialists in the sector of the automobile in launch to the market a car autonomous functional. There will be that see how is materialized the acquisition of Harman and how Samsung leads to out the development of his hypothetical car autonomous.
Source – Samsung