- 1 What is the difference between BMW Navigation Professional and business?
- 2 What is BMW Navigation System Professional?
- 3 What is BMW business Advanced Navigation?
- 4 What is BMW business package?
- 5 How do I know if my BMW has Navi professional?
- 6 What is included in BMW Professional Media?
- 7 What navigation system does BMW use?
- 8 Can I upgrade my BMW iDrive?
- 9 Can I add navigation to my BMW?
- 10 What is BMW iDrive system?
- 11 How do I add Apple CarPlay to my BMW X1?
- 12 What is advanced parking package BMW?
Business NAV has 1 DVD tray in the dashboard. Professional NAV has 2 DVD trays in the dashboard and possibly a hard drive too along with the wider screen.
In today’s new BMWs, the updated Navigation System Professional provides us with real-time traffic information (RTTI) and automatic over-the-air map update technology (or Software-Over-The-Air “SOTA”) via mobile phone networks using the mobile SIM card installed.
Media Package Business – Navigation system-BMW Business Advanced, includes hands-free system with USB port, Professional Radio, CD drive, iDrive controller, functional bookmarks, fixed 6.5″ display, 2D map or combined arrow and map display (available in conjunction with Media package, BMW Business Advanced).
What is BMW business package?
BMW Business Media Package equips your BMW with a host handy features, including sat nav and BMW Emergency Call. Additionally including Bluetooth telephone with voice control allowing you to stay connected whilst on the move.
PLEASE NOTE that this is a guide for BMWs with Navigation System Professional (S609A). In order to check whether your car has it, go to free VIN decoder and type in your VIN. If you have option S609A, you will see it in Vehicle Options.
What is included in BMW Professional Media?
The most hi-tech Media Package Professional system includes a more detailed sat-nav that includes highly detailed real-time traffic information that uses mobile phone data. The firm claims ConnectDrive won’t add any more to the new price of a car – aside from the cost of adding the sat-nav option.
BMW’s iDrive navigation system works with the vehicle to provide you with real-time information and displays the maps on a larger screen than you would get with a personal GPS system.
Can I upgrade my BMW iDrive?
Your dealer may be able to update your iDrive firmware next time you take your car in for a service. In other cases, though, the only way to update your BMW iDrive system is by replacing it with a new and improved version.
If your X3 does not have the pre-installed BMW navigation system but you still wish to add navigation to your car you have two options: use an aftermarket external dash mount GPS or an in-dash system. Install the in-dash yourself if you are technically savvy, or have it installed at a BMW service center.
What is BMW iDrive system?
iDrive is an in-car communications and entertainment system, used to control most secondary vehicle systems in late-model BMW cars. The system unifies an array of functions under a single control architecture consisting of an LCD panel mounted in the dashboard and a control knob mounted on the center console.
How do I add Apple CarPlay to my BMW X1?
Wireless CarPlay on BMW X1
- Activate Bluetooth and Wifi on your iPhone.
- Go to the Communication menu in your X1’s infotainment system.
- Then select Mobile Devices.
- Then select New Device.
- Select Apple CarPlay via Bluetooth and WiFi.
What is advanced parking package BMW?
Advanced Parking Package. Just get front+rear PDC (good insurance for protecting bumper scratches) & rear cam.