Whereas the standing of Apple’s electrical automobile plans are unclear at this level, hit-or-miss DigiTimes reviews that Taiwanese producer Quanta Laptop is presently supplying Apple with unspecified “autonomous driving options.”
An excerpt from the paywalled report, emphasis ours:
With the take a look at of its autonomous automobile, Quanta is now capable of show its skill in designing an autonomous driving platform, which is predicted to help the corporate to acquire extra partnerships, mentioned the sources, including that Quanta is presently one of many suppliers of Google’s and Apple’s autonomous driving options.
Quanta just lately confirmed that it has developed and examined its first autonomous automobile on closed tracks in the USA, in line with the report, permitting it to “show its skill in designing an autonomous driving platform.” Quanta didn’t reveal particulars of the automobile or the checks.
Whereas famous analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has predicted so-called “Apple Automotive” may launch by 2025, according to numerous reviews claiming that Apple has been creating an electrical automobile, different reviews have urged that Apple has been targeted solely on underlying autonomous applied sciences and techniques.
Quanta is finest generally known as the first assembler of the Apple Watch since 2015, however a separate DigiTimes report claimed that the corporate might cease assembling the Apple Watch in 2020 resulting from “revenue issues.”