Apple CarPlay®.

Do you have an iPhone® and want to connect it to your BMW when you are on the move so that you can conveniently use your favourite functions? Apple CarPlay® preparation is the perfect interface for this and is specially tailored to the operating system and user interface of your iPhone®.


Thanks to Apple CarPlay® preparation*, drivers can conveniently use a compatible iPhone® when travelling in a BMW car. This allows smartphone content, along with functions such as music, iMessages/text messages, telephony, Siri and selected third-party apps, to be displayed and operated in the regular manner, even via the vehicle's user interface. Apple CarPlay® preparation can be used via touch input, the iDrive Controller or voice control, depending on the vehicle's equipment.

* Only with BMW Navigation system Professional.

  • Benefits at a glance

    • Convenient, wireless operation of selected functions of a compatible iPhone® while on the go
    • Access to smartphone functions via the vehicle's user interface
  • Requirements/availability


    • Integrated SIM card is required with ConnectedDrive Services as optional equipment



    • Only in combination with the Navigation system Professional only
    • Purchase to be made through BMW ConnectedDrive Store