STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 27, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Neonode Inc. (Nasdaq:NEON), the optical touch technology company, today announces the feature of Nenode zForce touch technology in Koenigsegg Regera, the words fastest accelerating, most powerful production car ever.
Koenigsegg launches the new hybrid megacar Koenigsegg Regera at Geneva Motor Show 5th-15th of March 2015 (Press days 3-4th of March). The Koenigsegg Regera will feature a high performance Neonode zForce touchscreen in the center console.
"We only work with the highest performing systems on the market and chose the Neonode zForce touchscreen because of the superior touch performance and optical properties it enables," says Christian von Koenigsegg, Founder and CEO of Koenigsegg.
The Koenigsegg Regera will feature a 9-inch infrared touchscreen automotive infotainment system enabling intuitive Multi-touch gestures and gloved operation.
"This implementation demonstrates the unrivaled performance of the Neonode zForce touchscreens in the automotive realm," says Thomas Eriksson, CEO at Neonode. "We are looking forward to continue our work with Koenigsegg to create the most powerful interaction experience in the automotive industry."
Neonode's MultiSensing touch solution for the automotive industry is very adaptable when it comes to design and operation and it is developed to fulfil strict safety regulations. The technology provides a 100% transparent, no glare interface that is undisturbed by electrical interference or sunlight. Neonode's Multisensing technology is based on light, enabling touch by any type of object such as gloved fingers, fingernails, styluses or ordinary pens. Other benefits are built-in diagnostics that provide a self-reliant system alerting its operational status to other critical on-board systems.
Neonode Inc. (Nasdaq:NEON) develops and licenses the next generation of Multisensing touch technologies, allowing companies to differentiate themselves by making high performing touch and proximity solutions at a competitive cost. Neonode is at the forefront of providing unparalleled user experiences that offer significant advantages for OEM's. This includes state-of-the-art touch and proximity technology features such as low latency pen or brush sensing, remarkably high speed scanning, proximity-, pressure-, and depth sensing capabilities and object-size measuring.
Neonode's patented Multisensing technology is developed to support IOT (Internet of Things) applications for a wide range of devices such as mobile phones, tablets and e-readers, toys and gaming consoles, printers, white goods, wearable goods and advanced automotive infotainment systems. Neonode, the Neonode logo, Multisensing, and zForce are trademarks of Neonode Inc. registered in the United States and other countries. Liquid Sensing, It Makes Sense and AlwaysON are trademarks of Neonode Inc. For more information please visit www.neonode.com
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