Digital image processing allows you to see more than a normal mirror.
The first production vehicle equipped with virtual mirrors was supposed to be the Audi E-Tron, but the Japanese came with this system before.
Typically, automakers are adopting new technologies in their flagship model, after which they gradually appear on the younger models. However, Lexus did the opposite, starting the replacement of the mirrors at the chamber bottom was the first ES sedan.
Just note that to order myself a machine, while the Ukrainians will not be able – technological model intended for the Japanese market, where there are already relevant regulations and laws to use cameras instead of mirrors. But you need to wait and the technology will spread. Following Lexus will be Audi, which is preparing the debut E-Top with the same cameras, and was to become the first, if not the Japanese.
The external camera is located where once was the mirror. Thus they are much more compact than the traditional mirrors, but much more informative. The image from the camera is displayed on a square five-inch displays, located along the torpedo.
Digital image processing allows you to see more than a normal mirror. This improves visibility at night. In addition the camera also help in the Parking lot.
Camera placed deep in the plastic housing that protects the lenses from rain and snow, and the virtual mirror heating prevents icing and fogging of the cameras.
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