MG’s infotainment system will begin rolling out its first over-the-air OS update

Hector’s infotainment system uses an embedded eSIM for internet connectivity.

Will receive its first-ever over-the-air update, carried out by MG in a phased manner.

MG’s system updates will be akin to smartphone software updates.

Hector owners can contact MG Pulse Hub for more details regarding the SUV updates.

The MG Hector is one of the first models to be launched in India with an embedded eSIM for internet connectivity while the infotainment system features AI as well. MG is now releasing the first ever over-the-air update for the Hector’s iSMART system.

MG does mention that it will be rolled out in a phased manner. Owners of the Hector SUV can contact MG’s pulse hub service to know more about the release of the over-the-air update for their model. The 10.4-inch touchscreen display uses an Android-based OS and the digital assistant can be given voice commands using the prompt “Hello MG”.

MG’s infotainment system allows for various connected car technology features to track the health and live location of the Hector SUV. It also gets convenience enhancing features like on-board navigation (powered by TomTom) with live traffic alerts, tyre pressure monitoring system (TPMS) and smartphone connectivity via Android Auto and Apple CarPlay compatibility.

The MG Hector is one of the most popular SUVs in this segment and bookings are open once again. It is currently priced between Rs 12.48 lakh to Rs 17.28 lakh (Ex-showroom, Delhi).