Polestar is rolling out an over-the-air replace to the Polestar 2 in the present day that enables drivers to make use of their telephones as a digital key fob.
The key works over Bluetooth, and the automaker says the sensors are positioned strategically across the automotive to have the ability to sense the driving force arriving from any angle. If you’re inside an arm’s size of the automotive, you possibly can unlock it. To begin the automotive, you could be inside it.
You also can begin the local weather management and lock the automotive from additional away so you possibly can warmth it up within the winter earlier than you get into it. Beyond that, the replace permits customers to examine their battery cost, and the corporate says that extra options will arrive over time.
Overall, this looks as if a much-needed replace for a automotive as trendy because the Polestar 2 — plus, the app appears fairly slick.
If you have got an iPhone 12, you’ll even be completely happy to know that this replace makes the wi-fi charger work higher with MagSafe.
If you’re unfamiliar with Polestar and the Polestar 2 electrical automobile, it’s a Volvo-owned automaker. You can discover out extra concerning the vehicles’ specs in our prior protection.