Tesla 2020 holiday software update changed a big feature on all models.
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There are a ton of benefits to owning a Tesla, but one of my favorites is that my car gets automatic free software updates that improve the user experience and add a lot of useful features that make the car better over time. The last couple of years Tesla has released the biggest updates around the holiday season so as an adult it’s almost like having that kid-like excitement again for a new Christmas present. Tesla's 2020 holiday software update has is done installing. Let’s go check it out.
Release Notes Improvements for 2020.48.26:
Release notes now include improved browsing and access. To view current and previous release notes, tap Controls, Software, Release Notes.
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Boombox (requires the Pedestrian Warning Speaker)
Turn your car into a boombox an entertain a crowd with your media player when parked. You can also customize the sound your car makes when your press the horn, drive the car or when your car is moving with Summon. Select an option from the drop down menu or insert your own USB device and save up to five custom sounds.
Driving Visualization Improvements
The driving visualization has been refreshed and now offers a larger visualization to allow drivers to view more details of the road surroundings. The next turn will now appear above the visualization if the navigation turn list is covered by another app.
Additionally, select items have slightly moved but will continue to look and behave the same. Some notable differences include the following:
Quick access to the backup camera and wipers has move to the bottom bar.
Indicator lights have been moved to the side of the touchscreen.
Autopilot set speed, Autopilot availability, and detected speed limit are now displayed next to the driving speed.
Scheduled Departure Improvements
Scheduled Departure can now precondition your battery and cabin even when your car is unplugged. To account for different utility rate plans, you can now set the time when your off-peak rates end to save on charging costs. To access, tap SCHEDULE from the climate control or charging panel when parked.
Emissions Testing Mode Improvements
Emissions Testing Mode can now be used outside the car. To setup, select your desired sound and place the cushion on the external speaker. When ready, play selected sound by pressing the left scroll wheel button or using the turn signal. To access, tap the Application Launcher, Toybox, Emissions Testing Mode.
Supercharger Display Improvements
Supercharger pins on your touchscreen will now display the number of available stalls at charging sites. Quickly search for nearby amenities by tapping an amenity icon on the Supercharger popup display.
Vehicle Information Improvements
The Tesla "T" has been removed from the top status bar. Tap Controls, Software for the same information.
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