Quanergy promises this year to start production of a cheap «solid state» lidar S3
One of the most important components of the systems self-driving car is lidar — light detection and ranging) is an active optical system, according to the principle of action is similar to radar, but using for information about things around the world. Company Quanergy Systems, specializing in the production of lidar, announced plans this year to start production of a cheap «solid state» lidar S3.
Quanergy lidar S3 is designed for self-driving cars, robots, drones and security systems. Their advantages are compactness, low cost and high reliability. According to the manufacturer, the appearance of such lidars in the market will significantly affect the development of self-driving cars.
Source: Quanergy Systems