Abalta Technologies, a leading provider of technology and infotainment solutions for the global connected car market, announced the compatibility of Genius Maps navigation application with WebLink enabled in-vehicle infotainment systems.
Abalta Technologies WebLink is the dominant smartphone projection system in emerging markets. With over 3 million WebLink enabled units, Abalta’s WebLink creates a safe and premium in-vehicle experience that is accessible and easy to use.
By integrating Genius Maps with WebLink, drivers with a supported car radio or headunit can enjoy simple, seamless access to a premium navigation experience directly from their vehicle’s touch screen. Available now in over 130 countries, Genius Maps comprises the world leading HERE maps, is eminently easy to use and offers a large variety of important features.
Drivers simply need to install the Genius Maps application version 3.0.5 or newer on their compatible smartphone and connect it with a compatible WebLink enabled headunit. Once enabled, the driver will have full turn-by-turn voice instructions with offline and online maps including live traffic, speed limit alerts, automatic rerouting, lane assistance, and so much more.
“We’re excited to be working with Mireo to bring the Genius Maps navigation experience to our WebLink customers. One of the most important tasks for a driver is getting to their destination quickly, safely, and efficiently. Genius Maps provides a complete suite of navigation services to address the needs of the driver,” said Frank Gonzalez, Vice President of Products at Abalta Technologies.
“We are glad that cooperation between Abalta Technologies and Mireo proved to be successful and beneficial for drivers. Seamless Genius Maps – WebLink integration will allow drivers to have a premium automotive-grade GPS navigation on their existing radios or head units. This way, thanks to advanced technologies, users are poised for smooth and safe onboard navigation with minimal driving disruption,” said Davor Knez, Head of Business Development at Mireo.
Genius Maps will be available on WebLink-supported radios and head units with Genius Maps version 3.0.5 or newer and WebLink Host app version 2.8 or newer.