Tesla has started rolling out its V10 software update. The new Tesla v10 software updates have many new features including Netflix, CupHead and more. Spotify is integrated with Tesla in the new update. It has been in great demand by the users according to Tesla. Tesla has not replaced Slacker or Tunien music services.
The company said that “We’re expanding our music and audio platform to enable Spotify Premium account access in all supported markets – one of the most requested features from Tesla owners. This will be in addition to Slacker Radio and TuneIn, which are also available in Tesla vehicles.”
“Ximalaya service for podcasts and audiobooks in China” is also launched by Tesla in the new update. Music streaming through WiFi and internet browser to Standard Range and Standard Range Plus model are other features added to it. The company said, “To take advantage of the advanced media features in Software Version 10.0, we are also enabling browser access on all Model 3 Standard Range Plus and Standard Range vehicles. The update will also enable streaming media access to Spotify, TuneIn, and Slacker while connected to WiFi for these cars.”
Apart from Netflix and YouTube, Tesla users will be able to view the content of Hulu or Hulu + Live TV. The company said, “For our China-based customers, we’ll be launching with iQiyi and Tencent Video access, and we expect to add more global streaming and entertainment services over time.”
Tesla has also added new features to its driver profile settings. Tesla claims that the user can watch movies, shows when the car is parked. Tesla’s Summon feature that allows the driver to instruct the car to come to them in parking is now called Smart Summon. The feature will work when the car is at the user’s line of sight.
Along with improvements in Sentry Mode and Dashcam features Tesla states that it can also record from the rear camera. User will be requiring extra accessories to use this feature. Do share your thoughts on Tesla v10 updates in the comment section below!