Rydeen Sets Groundwork for Future Autonomous Vehicle Applications using Renesas Chipsets for 3D Level 360-degree Surround View and High Resolution Image Recognition System for Driver Assistance

January 6, 2015

3D 360 Example

Rydeen Sets Groundwork for Future Autonomous Vehicle Applications using Renesas Chipsets for 3D Level 360-degree Surround View and High Resolution Image Recognition System for Driver Assistance

TORRANCE, CA (01.06.2015) – Rydeen Mobile Electronics, renowned supplier of aftermarket mobile electronics announced today that it has entered into agreements with Renesas Electronics America and Green Hills Software to develop a new generation of 360-Degree Camera Surround View Systems that can provide 3D imagery of the view surrounding vehicle.

The new solution is based on Renesas’ chipsets allows two ground-breaking innovations in  automotive surround cameras. First, its 3D capability shows images without the distortion typical of currently available surround systems. Secondly, it provides advanced optical image recognition for pedestrian alerts as well as
detecting the distance between objects and a car. This latter function helps set the bases for future autonomous driving features from Rydeen.

3D 360 Car Feature

It is our commitment to sustain a leadership in this category in developing future products and we are fortunate to work with the team from Renesas Electronics America”, said Phil Maeda, Rydeen Mobile Electronics President. “This collaboration with Renesas and Green Hills Software will become tremendous asset and enable us to accelerate the development processes”, Maeda continued.  “Combining Renesas’ long experience in functional safety for embedded systems and its R-Car V2H ADAS platform with the highly reliable INTEGRITY* real-time operating system from Green Hills Software will be the win-win combination for achieving functional safety in both hardware and software.

“Our collaboration with Rydeen and Renesas enable us to deliver innovative solutions to our customer mutual utilizing the industry’s most trusted real-time operating system “INTEGRITY” that offers its safety-certified separation kemel architecture, through Rydeen’s product expertise and manufacturing facilities. The next generation visual safety products from Rydeen will be able to confidently and reliably offer real-time driving  information to its customers”, said Tim Reed, vice-president of advanced products at Green Hills Software.

“We have a long-term vision of becoming an automotive grade OEM/ODM supplier worldwide. We are currently concentrating  on the highly competitive aftermarket segment, which allows us to prove ourselves as a sustainable supplier”, Maeda added. Rydeen Mobile Electronics is a full-line automotive electronics aftermarket product manufacturer and marketer focused on driver safety products. It possesses a complete design facility in Shenzhen, China and manufacturing capabilities with ISO9001/TS16949 quality control systems based in Guangzhou, China.

Rydeen will perform a technology demonstration of the future 3D 360 System using the Renesas solution at CES in January 6-9, at the Las Vegas Convention Center (North Hall, Booth #3306). To schedule a booth appointment or demonstration, please call Toll Free 1-877-777-8811 or 1-310-787-7880.

About Rydeen:

Rydeen North America, Inc., melds the best of today’s technology into smart, practical devices that are easy to use, and makes them available to consumers at an affordable price. Headquartered in Torrance, Calif., with a local staff that lives and breathes consumer electronics, we create unique products focused on driver safety, convenience and lifestyle enhancement. For more information, visit our website at rydeenmobile.com.