The American division of Audi told about the features of the new multimedia complex 3 MIB (Modular Infotainment Toolkit), which will appear on most models by the fall of this year. So, car owners 2021 will have access to the voice assistant, Amazon’s Alexa, the marketplace of applications and services myAudi and hybrid radio built-in transponder and paying the toll roads.
Multimedia complex of MIB 3 got a new hardware platform and now is running an operating system based on Linux. It is 10 times faster than MIB 2, which allowed the company to expand the list of available functions. Among them: satellite and Internet radio SiriusXM 360L and hybrid digital FM receiver that is switched to online streaming when deterioration of the broadcast signal. MIB 3 provides access to the voice assistant, Amazon’s Alexa, the marketplace of applications and services myAudi, and even allows you to add navigation after the purchase of the car.
Also “multimedia” is equipped with a WiFi access point operating in the band 2.4 and 5.0 GHz and supports simultaneous connection of up to eight devices, modem LTE Advanced Pro and a built-in transponder for toll roads in the USA and Canada. For the first time the device Integrated Toll Module (ITM) appeared on the Audi e-tron and Q7, and now they will be equipped with the Audi Q5, Q8, A4, A5, A6, A7 and A8 2021 model year. The transponder developed in conjunction with the firm Gentex integrated in the salon mirror and managed through the basis of display.
Earlier, the us office of Audi announced a massive update to the series. Almost all models 2021 the company has revised the equipment and expanded the list of available assistance systems. In addition, Audi brought to the market a new modification of the A5. For example, now in the US can buy A5 Sportback 40 TFSI quattro.