Like Bluetooth and WiFi, only more secure – ultra-wideband is already used in medicine and even cell phones. Now it’s the next big thing in smartphones and cars. We explain what UWB is all about, how it is used for car keys, and why drivers will benefit from this type of connection in the future. In this episode of Changing Lanes, the official podcast from BMW, you'll also learn how the technology will be used in the new BMW iX.
00:53 Ultra-wideband explained
02:35 How it works
05:17 UWB in cars / BMW Digital Key Plus
06:32 Ultra-wideband in the BMW iX
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