Consumer Electronics Show ( CES ) is held in Las Vegas at the beginning of each year. The next edition is scheduled for 6 to 9 January 2015. With 3,500 exhibitors , CES is one of the largest electronics exhibition in the world. In anticipation of the event , on November 11 , is held in New York CES Innovation Awards ceremony , with awards for 20 categories of products.
The awards are given by a panel of industrial designers , engineers and representatives of specialized press. Evaluation criteria for the category “Software and mobile applications ” were practical value , design , ergonomics , and the innovation . Victoria BMW Remote app in this category and show that this application is one of the best in the world at the moment and a testament to the advanced level of connectivity that it has with BMW i cars.
BMW i Remote App for Samsung S Gear SmartWatch provides a quick and easy connection with the BMW i directly from the wristwatch . For BMW i3, the main screen is displayed , along with hours , the main information about car : autonomy electrical energy level of the battery and if the car is connected to an electricity grid , time to completion of loading . If you click on one of the values displayed on the phone’s touch screen , opens a submenu with additional information , all in a typical graphics for BMW i.
Another secondary menu provides information about the condition of the car , for example if they are any open windows, doors or trunk. It is also possible to operate the climate system of the car . This is a particularly important element in an electric car for increased autonomy . The interior space can be brought to the desired temperature while the car is connected to the power source and keeping the power range on the highest point.