Samsung recently announced its newest driverless car concept, and aims to compete with Google, Uber, Apple, and countless other industry titans.
The tech brand received the green light to start testing autonomous driving vehicles, as well as autonomous entertainment systems in South Korea. The car, whose prototype will hit the streets as early as next week comes equipped with sensors, and cameras and will have its progress monitored by artificial intelligence.
It is rumored that Samsung decided to expand into auto technology in order to neutralize smartphone profit sales. Using Hyundai models to test its driverless car concept, Samsung is the 20th organization to be given approval to test drive autonomous vehicles on South Korean roads.
Samsung's Driverless Car Concept is Equipped with A.I. Capabilities
Ellen Smith — May 2, 2017 — Autos
References: english.yonhapnews.co.kr & mashable