As the end of the year holidays approach, Tesla is rolling out the brand new firmware update for its various models, namely Model 3, Y, S and X. An update 2021. 33. 20 which obviously allows the manufacturer to refine the on-board system, but also to bring various new features, some of which are rather unexpected …
The Tesla update against the backdrop of Sonic and TikTok
Indeed, the new Tesla update is currently being deployed, and is responsible for optimizing the general interface of the vehicle. The new version allows the driver in particular to benefit from a wider range of customization, with the possibility of better managing his shortcuts. Dark mode can also be manually activated during the day if desired. Convenient.
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On the GPS side, the update allows you to add breakpoints, with again new customization options. Tesla also offers a new on-board temperature preconditioning option, practical in this winter period.
But it is on the multimedia side that this Tesla (d) update surprises, since the latter allows in particular to find… Sonic the Hedgehog. Indeed, the emblematic game of the SEGA Mega Drive of your childhood / adolescence is now playable directly on the on-board screen of your Tesla, with the added bonus of using a USB Mega Drive controller. Added to this is Sudoku, and a game allowing you to face another Tesla owner: The Battle of Polytopia.
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Finally, it is important to note that this new version of Tesla software allows the interface to accommodate the essential… TikTok . Indeed, the application acclaimed by millions of young people around the world (and misunderstood by almost as many millions of “old people” around the world) is carving out a place in this update, with the possibility of viewing TikTok videos on the on-board screen.