MG Motor India has announced its partnership with Jio platforms to offer a wide range of connected car features in its cars. Under the partnership, the manufacturer will offer voice assistant-powered Hinglish features powered by Jio's digital assets on its latest electric offering, the Comet EV. This system comes integrated with music applications, payment applications, communication platforms and hardware.
Hello Jio Voice Assistant:
In addition to this, MG Comet EV customers will also benefit from the 'Hello Jio Voice Assistant', which has been trained to understand Indian native speakers and their tone of voice across India. This wizard comes with support for users to check weather, cricket scores, news, horoscope and many other fields. With the 'Hello Jio' feature, users can now turn the air conditioner on or off and even play songs.
Official statement about the partnership:
Speaking on the occasion, Gaurav Gupta, Deputy General Manager of MG Motor India, said: "Technology and innovation are leading the connected car space in the automotive industry. The current trend is increasingly focused on devices based on software and our current partnership with a technology innovator like Jio in the field of smart mobility is a step towards establishing MG Motor as a technology leader in the automotive industry. The MGI-Jio partnership will ensure that the recently launched MG Comet EV enriches the driving experience of GenZ customers while ensuring safety and in-vehicle experiences backed by great technology."