Leading electric scooter company Gogoro is partnering with Apple to bring smart features in its e-scooter. With the integration of Apple features, Gogoro plans to make its product more consumer-friendly in terms of bringing advanced features that no one has ever seen before. The company has made some important announcements regarding Apple features that will draw your attention to their offerings. Know what Gogoro is planning to bring to its e-scooter with Apple.
Gogoro Smart Electric Scooter with Apple Features
Gogoro announced that it will enable their electric scooters to be locked and unlocked via an iPhone or Apple Watch. It will also integrate the scooter key into Apple Wallet and it can work as a digital key. Sounds innovative doesn’t it? But there’s more! This digital key can also be shared with other iOS users by sending a text over Apple Messages or other messaging platforms. This digital technology is commonly called NFC (Near Field Communication) which enables vehicles to be locked and unlocked without a key. This feature can also be found in major car brands like Tesla, BMW and others, however, this is a first for a two-wheeler.
gogoro informed of This Apple feature will be offered in their latest models such as the SuperSport TCS, Gogoro Delight, Gogoro Crossover and Gogoro Crossover S smart scooters, but over 300,000 existing electric scooters will also be available to take advantage of the digital key. “The addition of scooters to Apple Wallet provides greater convenience to our new and existing customers and we are excited to launch our vehicles today,” said Horace Luke, Founder and CEO of Gogoro.
The integration of Apple features will also enable users to track their scooters. Gogoro announced that it will soon integrate the Apple Find My app to track its scooter if it is lost or stolen. Gogoro also assures that it cannot access users’ Apple Wallet or personal information of their devices and this will ensure user privacy.