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Forget the iPhone, we need the AudiPhone!

SamDude Oct 19, 2007

  1. SamDude

    SamDude Active Member

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    Quoted (stolen) from Pistonheads:

    New Audi Phone Is A1

    Audi is on a bit of a roll at the moment, especially in terms of their new cars’ über-cool details.
    Their LED daytime running lights and Bang and Olufsen stereos are certainly hitting the spot, and if their latest Tokyo concept gets the green light for production, expect queues out of the door of your local dealership.
    As part of their Metroproject (for this read new A1) concept, Audi unveiled a touch-screen mobile phone, which also acts as an access authorisation system, navigation unit and audio and video player. Beat that iPhone.
    The device allows the driver to remotely activate the car’s heating before you leave your house, and when you approach the car, sensors open door for you so the days of fumbling for your keys may be numbered. You can also input sat nav directions and upload your MP3s from the comfort of your living room.
    The Metroproject car itself is also equipped with cameras, so should someone unauthorised attempt to get in to the car, the system will photograph them and send you the images via its wi-fi link. Clever stuff.


    Link to PistonHeads: Here (cos they don't like image linking...)
     
  2. treblesykes

    treblesykes Member

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    my mrs would probably kerb it
     
  3. TDI-line

    TDI-line Uber Post Whore Team Floret Silver quattro Audi A3 Black Edition TDi

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    Very interesting.
     
  4. Caesium

    Caesium My BM is fixed! VCDS Map User

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    **** it...! here's a linked pic

    [​IMG]
     
  5. jojo

    jojo Looking for Boost! Staff Member Moderator Team Daytona quattro Audi S3 Audi A6 Audi Avant Owner Group

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    LOL! :jester:
     
  6. SamDude

    SamDude Active Member

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    Been there, done that...
     
  7. killa_z

    killa_z Couped Out

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    anything is possible with a mac!

    heres the pic:
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  8. Caesium

    Caesium My BM is fixed! VCDS Map User

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    A-holes!!
     
  9. filipharvey

    filipharvey Amusing Tagline

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    I wonder if they could possibly make it look any more boring?

    How about, using the bluetooth already in the car and a program installable on your existing phone to send commands to the car?

    Much prefer my E90 to that... Thing!
     

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