I think more importantly than numbers is primarly the validation of the technology. When OEMs see a global leader using the tech, even adopting the tech, many doors will open he for MVIS. This is a very nice design win for mvis.
Technology giants Google Inc. and Apple Inc. are about to expand their battle for digital supremacy to a new front: the automobile.
They also plan to disclose collaborative efforts with other automotive and tech companies, including chip maker Nvidia Corp., to establish Android as an important technology for future vehicles, these people said. The aim is to allow drivers and passengers to access music, navigation, apps and services that are similar to those widely available now on Android-powered smartphones, these people added.
The coming announcements signal Google's response to an initiative launched last June by Apple to integrate iPhones and other devices running its iOS operating system with car makers' dashboard control panels. Apple so far has the support of BMW AG, Daimler AG's Mercedes-Benz division, General Motors Co. and Honda Motor Co.