Smart Connect features are no longer limited to cars, but now automakers are using this advanced technology in their two-wheelers as well. Some brands are also upgrading their older models with Smart Connect features, one of which is TVS, which has upgraded its Jupiter ZX scooter with SmartXonnect technology. This is the company’s Smart Connect technology, which is equipped with voice assist feature. In this, riders can connect their scooter through a special mobile app and can see notifications of calls, SMS etc. in the digital display of the scooter.
CarToq’s accordingly TVS Motor Company has launched a new variant of its best-selling scooter Jupiter with the company’s own connectivity features SmartXonnect. TVS first introduced this technology in NTorq 125. The price of this variant is reportedly Rs 80,973 (ex-showroom, Delhi).
The new Jupiter model is equipped with digital console, voice assist, navigation assist, and notification alert features. Notably, the SmartXonnect feature can be paired via the app on the mobile, after which riders can view the alerts of notifications received on their Android or iOS smartphones in the digital display.
Apart from this, overspeeding alerts and trip related information can also be seen in the display. However, the report says that at present, SMS alerts will not be available when connected to an iOS device.
The SmartXonnect Tech also comes with a voice assist feature, through which the rider can control the scooter with select commands. In this, riders can also connect their Bluetooth headphones or smart helmet and use commands. In this, the rider will get the answers from the scooter through digital cluster and audio.