Monday, April 20, 2015

Porsche Cars now can open and start using Apple Watch

In Porsche presented the work on his own application for Apple Watch, which was the next step in the development of service Porsche Car Connect. The company said that the first version of the application is available for wearable devices Apple.

Use the "apple" watch can be carried out a series of operations with the car. For example, you can remotely open and close the door. With touch screen Apple Watch can perform wide range of operations, including: remote start and stop the engine, switch the headlights and sirens, vehicle search on the map by using the Find My Car, display the current statistics, including distance traveled, fuel consumption and average speed.
Apple Watch for work must be connected to the iPhone via Bluetooth, which must be established official app Porsche Car Connect (available free of charge in the App Store).
At the moment, the app only works with new models Panamera (2014), 918 Spyder, Macan and Cayenne (model number 2014). However, according to the automaker, and later Apple Watch will be supported by a large number of machines. 
Over time, Porsche plans to further increase the number of functions Porsche Car Connect. So, there will be warning of the need to perform maintenance work.