LG joins connected car cavalcade with audio/nav systems

LG announcelggwatch1d that the company has joined the Open Automotive Alliance. It will support Android L and made head units, aka AVN systems.

LG showcased its new range of audio, visual and navigation (AVN) systems at Google I/O 2014.  These were the systems formerly know as infotainment or navigation systems.

LG’s advanced AVN systems will be launched in 2015.  LG also makes wireless smartphones, smart TVs, smartwatches and home appliances. LG is also noted that it deploys 4G LTE. LG announced the LG G watch running Android Wear at the conference.  Someday, we expect LG watches will run with LG infotainment units.

LG will join in the profits of  the global connected car market with almost 60 million units and nearly USD 100 billion by 2018.