You’ve already planned your day, and any driving you’ll need to do. Now just make sure you depart on time. ConnectedDrive syncs to your calendar and reminds you to leave on time.
Know ahead of time if you’ll need to make a pit stop. Check in real time your car’s fuel status as well as several other diagnostic readings.
With the BMW Connected skill enabled, your Amazon Alexa-enabled device can be used to request information about upcoming trips or perform remote services on your BMW. Try saying “Alexa, ask BMW what time should I leave for my next trip?"
An easy to navigate interface, fully responsive voice command, and state-of-the-art gesture control make your morning commute feel as exciting as a cross-country road trip.
Driver and passenger safety doesn’t stop with seatbelts and airbags. BMW Assist eCall connects you with a response specialist who will speak with you to determine what help is needed.
Cables be gone! With a wireless charging pocket right in your center console, your mobile device can power up while you’re on the road.
Connect almost anywhere, literally. With a Wifi Hotspot onboard, you can connect your devices through your car to work on emails, stream music and videos, and much more.
No more driving around the blocks endlessly looking for a parking spot. ConnectedDrive uses navigation information, wireless connectivity, and complex algorithms to find and even predict vacant on-street parking spaces.
With BMW Connected and the Surround View camera system, you can access a real-time 3D view around your vehicle from your mobile device. Security and peace of mind no longer require a window.
Find your BMW in a crowded parking lot –or anywhere in town. With Remote Services, you can trigger your vehicle's horn and lights, or find it on a map, right from your phone.
Voice Control Powered by the Cloud
The voice regonition system is optimized with cloud-powered off-board processing, so Natural Language Understanding lets you speak freely with phrases like, "I’m hungry for Italian," "Tune to Classic Rewind," “Find coffee shops nearby,” or even "What's my tire pressure?"
Over-the-Air Map Updates
Navigation maps are automatically updated through the vehicle’s embedded connection to the mobile network, so you can drive with confidence, no matter where you’re headed.
Advanced Real-Time Traffic Information (ARTTI)
Streamline your trip with live traffic information, including construction and accident alerts.
Find, reserve, and pay for street or garage parking, right from the driver’s seat. You’ll even get turn-by-turn directions to your selected space.
On-Street Parking Information
Take the stress out of parking. With real-time analysis of on-street parking patterns, your BMW shows the probability of finding a space. Available in many major cities.
Conveniently charge your smarthphone with the Qi standard wireless charging feature.
Display your appointments and get arrive-on-time notifications right on your smartphone using the BMW Connected app.
Speak to a live concierge 24 hours a day for help with directions, flight and movie times, restaurant recommendations, and more.
Connect your mobile devices to your onboard hotspot for LTE access on the go. A 3 month or 3GB trial is included.
BMW Assist eCall
Save critical time in an emergency with BMW Assist eCall™, which sends your location and other information to an on-call response specialist.
TeleService (Service Request) keeps you in the driver's seat, by transmitting your vehicle's status and service needs automatically or manually, upon your request, to BMW. Your BMW center can access the vehicle-related data and a BMW Service Advisor can then call you to schedule a convenient appointment.
BMW Roadside Assistance
BMW Roadside Assistance offers support and expert advice 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. You're protected in all 50 states, Canada and Puerto Rico, and you're even covered if someone else is driving your BMW.
Siri Eyes Free
Safely and easily summon Siri by pressing and holding the Voice Control button, then asking her to read or dictate messages, make a call, or select a playlist.
Nightvision with Pedestrian and Animal Detection
Infrared technology makes people and animals more visible at night. The system alerts you and will even pre-condition the brakes.
Service availability is determined by the model of the BMW vehicle and its model year or date of production.
Please contact BMW Assist™ Customer Care at 1-888-333-6118 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit your BMW center for additional program details.
Destinations and Directions
The BMW Connected App lets you send addresses or points of interest from your smartphone directly to your BMW Navigation system. You can even share destinations from 3rd party apps, websites, texts, or calendars that use mapping software.
Check Charge and Fuel Status
View your fuel level, battery charge, and remaining milage, all from the BMW Connected App.
Remote 3D View
Check on your vehicle in real-time from virtually any angle – ideal for monitoring or approaching your BMW in a dark or unfamiliar environment.
Start warming or cooling your BMW i or iPerformance vehicle before your journey for a perfectly comfortable ride from start to finish.
Share Live Trip Status
Easily share your location and arrival time with friends, family, and coworkers. Based on real-time traffic data, your recipients are automatically updated, so you can concentrate on the drive.
Use your Alexa-enabled device to make remote voice requests. The BMW Connected skill can lock your vehicle, check your remaining fuel, check if the sunroof is open, and more.
You can even ask your Alexa-enabled device for information about things like upcoming appointments or real-time traffic conditions.
Bluetooth audio streaming
Connect your smartphone and stream your favorite music service, podcast, or digital music files. You can even use steering wheel buttons to control the track and volume.
Get access to fuel prices, news, weather, and the latest stock indices — all on the Control Display inside your vehicle.
Inspired by the same technology found in aircraft cockpits, the Head-up Display displays relevant information such as speed, directions, driving assistance, entertainment, and other communications right on the windshield, just below the driver's line of sight.
The latest iteration of BMW's iDrive system is the ultimate in flexibility and personal preference. A multi-input interface lets you speak instructions, tap or swipe a touchscreen, or even wave your commands with BMW Gesture Control.
Dynamic Digital Instrument Cluster
A digital cockpit that presents a view tailored to your driving experience. It can display relevent information such as entertainment, navigation directions, message notifications, or the current speed limit.