Skywell selects Vewd for Automotive
January 27, 2022
Vewd, a provider of OTT software solutions, has announced that Vewd for Automotive, a white-labelled, cloud-managed content aggregation, and monetization solution, has been successfully enabled in Skywell’s flagship electric SUV, the ET5. With Vewd for Automotive, consumers can access the widest possible variety of entertainment options – including radio, podcasts, broadcast television, OTT apps, and VoD resulting in an unrivaled infotainment experience.
The Skywell ET5 SUV is a technology and entertainment powerhouse featuring immersive audio and video, as well as seamless integration with smart home appliances from Skyworth and other manufacturers.
“The ET5 will feature a wide selection of the content that consumers demand,” said Leon Zhu, Supervisor of Overseas, Skywell. “Vewd for Automotive can help us deliver a rich, premium content experience tailored to each market with local OTT, broadcaster apps and even navigation apps by region, easily managed through a cloud backend. The ET5 will have an unparalleled content experience, powered by Vewd.”
“Skywell is a forward-thinking manufacturer that clearly understands the emerging content opportunity in the connected car,” said Aneesh Rajaram, CEO, Vewd. “We’re honoured that Vewd for Automotive delivers even more entertainment capabilities to one of the most impressively outfitted electric SUVs on the market.”
Vewd for Automotive solves all of the key content challenges facing manufacturers, with a turnkey solution ready for deployment. Content in the car fulfils not only increasing consumer demand for content everywhere but also drives demand for connectivity, opening up new business opportunities that provide additional after-sales service and revenue. By collaborating with Vewd to partner with content providers in target launch regions, manufacturers like Skywell can enable personalized consumer experiences.