AT&T Connects LeEco Super Bike
6 Sept 2016 – US network operator AT&T today announced that it will be the exclusive U.S. wireless carrier for the LeEco Super Bike. The bike comes with a waterproof smart device with a 4-inch display, running Android™ software, connected to AT&T’s cellular network.
“The Internet of Things (IoT) is creating endless possibilities for consumers and businesses,” said Chris Penrose, senior vice president, Internet of Things Solutions, AT&T (above). “We already connect millions of things - from cars, homes, and wearables to farms, factories, and cities. The Super Bike shows once again how connectivity can change how we work and play.”
The LeEco Super Bike offers advanced features including a smart riding system, laser lane markers, fingerprint identification, a smart lock, intercom feature, sensor group and power management system.
“LeEco was founded on the vision of a connected world, elevated by a powerful ecosystem of robust technologies and experiences,” said Danny Bowman, Chief Revenue Officer, LeEco (left). “The LeEco Super Bike is the perfect example of how we are unifying different technologies into a single device that will give individuals a unique, seamless experience.”
The bike provides a number of innovative safety features including a tail-light with integrated side laser markers to create a personal visible bike lane, handlebar-mounted side lights with turn signal indicators and hydraulic disk brakes.
Security features include an alarm triggered by movement, a location tracker, a fingerprint scanner and an electronic parking brake on the rear disc.
The bike provides an array of smart features for navigation, communication and entertainment. They include a 4-inch display which can be tailored to the user and a cloud connected smartphone app that enable users to share travel information. From the home screen, riders can engage navigation mode and set goals involving time and distance targets. The bike also features a push-to-talk intercom feature, an FM radio that saves favourite stations and a media player.
The bike also features a range of additional sensors including a heart rate monitor, an accelerometer, a gyroscope, a temperature sensor, a humidity sensors and a compass.