Tesla releases new software update to visually detect speed limit signs, and more

Today, Tesla started releasing its 2020.36 software update, and it includes several new features including one called “Speed Assist Improvements.”

The automaker writes in the new 2020.36 release notes:

“Speed Assist now leverages your car’s cameras to detect speed limit signs to improve the accuracy of speed limit data on local roads. Detected speed limit signs will be displayed in the driving visualization and used to set the associated Speed Limit Warning.”

As usual, you can adjust Speed Assist settings by tapping Controls > Autopilot > Speed Limit.

Tesla has also built on its Traffic Light and Stop Sign Control feature to add a new “Green Traffic Light Chime”: