Launched in August 2021, the Ola S1 Professional promised many options on paper resembling onboard navigation, hill-hold help, cruise management, in addition to music playback management. None of those had been out there on the time, however now, the MoveOS 2 OTA (Over The Air) replace goals to convey a few of these to the fray. Ola says that the replace will repair the vary drop and battery discharge points on the Ola S1 Professional. The lately added cruise management is a function that Ola claims will work at speeds between 20-80 kph in all driving modes, aside from Eco. The up to date Eco mode now presents a claimed real-world vary of 165km, with a number of clients even claiming that they exceeded the 200km mark.
Ola has additionally launched turn-by-turn navigation and stay route updates powered by MapMyIndia on the S1 Professional. One other added function is music playback, which permits clients to pair their smartphones through Bluetooth and hearken to the songs, both whereas on the go or whereas the scooter is stationary.
A major addition is the introduction of Ola’s Companion App whereby the boot of the scooter might be locked or unlocked with a single button press. The app additionally supplies real-time telemetric information like battery standing, vary throughout totally different modes, odometer readout and the scooter’s present software program model.
This OTA replace, which was initially set to return out in April 2022, will likely be rolled out in a phased method.