Connectivity & Sensing

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ROBUST V2I FEATURES & COMPREHENSIVE SENSING TECHNOLOGIES THAT CONNECT THE VEHICLE TO THE SURROUNDING INFRASTRUCTURE WHILE KEEPING OCCUPANTS SAFE

TRANSACTIONAL VEHICLE

Integrated Toll ModuleĀ®
  • Nationwide toll collection technology for factory integration into new vehicles
  • Mirror-integrated, multi-protocol toll tag provides motorists with access to toll roads throughout the U.S.
  • Supports HOT/HOV lanes and a growing number of airport parking lots, bridges, etc.
  • No need to manage multiple accounts
  • Opens the door to an increasing array of vehicle transactions and OEM revenue sharing options

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PayByCar
  • Gentex has announced a partnership with PayByCar
  • Contactless, in-vehicle payment technology
  • Will use Gentex's Integrated Toll Module to identify vehicles at gas stations and complete fueling transactions with driver's smartphone
Simplenight
  • Gentex recently announced a partnership with Simplenight, which provides mobile "e-concierge" services for booking travel, entertainment and lifestyle activities
  • Gentex is integrating Simplenight in its HomeLink Connect app to bring added value to its users
  • Simplenight can be integrated with branded OEM vehicle apps, nav systems, telematics services, etc.
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Why the mirror?
  • Discrete, unobtrusive camera location
  • Location constantly monitored and adjusted by the driver
  • Good view of driver, passenger and vehicle interior
  • Common location across vehicle platforms
  • Quick-to-market solution
  • Shared electronics w/ mirror integrated CPU
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Mobile Communications

Gentex camera-based features turn the vehicle into a mobile communications center for making a phone call, conducting a meeting, or simply capturing the moment.

  • Selfie cam
  • Phone calls
  • Virtual meetings

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Driver Monitoring

Gentex's mirror-integrated, camera-based driver monitoring system (DMS) can monitor alertness, gaze location, behavior, and driver readiness for autopilot return of control. 

  • Driver distraction
  • Driver drowsiness
  • Return of manual vehicle control

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In-Cabin Monitoring

Next-gen systems must not only monitor the driver, but also the passengers and the entire vehicle cabin. Gentex’s in-cabin monitoring system (ICMS) incorporates passenger activity by tracking:

  • Occupant detection
  • Passenger posture and behavior
  • Objects left behind
  • Restraint optimization 
Biometrics
  • Iris-scan occupant authentication for custom security, comfort and convenience
  • Mirror-borne camera and emitters; ideal location for system components
  • System provides secure, customized vehicle operation and personalization
  • Authorizes secure in-vehicle transactions and other V2I functionality

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