Talk to an analyst friend about high-precision maps

One day, while waiting for the high-speed rail station, I suddenly received some questions from a friend and I gave some replies. Recall today, think it is necessary to post it as a memo.

A (Analyst): At what stage will a high-precision map be massively popularized? What is its business model?

L (Lei): There may be some controversy in the autopilot architecture before, but the basic consensus now is that high-precision maps are an integral part of the perceptual layer and based on this consensus, its widespread popularity should be with L3 above the basic automatic synchronization of vehicles. Continue reading “Talk to an analyst friend about high-precision maps”