Connectivity Technologies.

From day to day our world is becoming more interconnected. Wherever your path may lead, with BMW ConnectedDrive you remain in contact. Take advantage of tomorrow’s technologies today and open up an exceptional form of mobility. Discover intelligent and intuitive innovations that connect you and your BMW to the outside world more closely.


With the embedded SIM card in your BMW, you can use innovative BMW ConnectedDrive functions such as BMW Teleservices, Concierge Services, Online Search, Remote Services and Advanced Real Time Traffic Information in many countries around the world with ease. Without needing your own mobile phone. At the same time, the Integrated SIM card is a prerequisite for using these services. When you order either the ConnectedDrive Services (6AK) or Intelligent Emergency Call (6AC) options, the SIM card is installed directly in your vehicle. This makes it accident-proof and assures you of a direct link to the outside world even in difficult situations.

  • Requirements/availability


    • BMW Teleservices (6AE) and Intelligent Emergency Call (6AC) are available as standard equipment on all model year 2014 and newer BMW models.
    • ConnectedDrive Services (6AK) is only available in combination with the Navigation system Professional (609), Navigation system Business (606), Navigation Plus (6UP), and included as part of ConnectedDrive Services Professional (ZTO / ZTK) or ConnectedDrive services package (7S9).
    • Some exceptions may apply, for more information contact your local BMW Retailer. 


The Navigation system Professional impresses with its design and superlative range of services. The high-resolution colour display provides a unique look. Sharp contrasts and a crystal clear presentation provide the basis to ensure excellent legibility. The system excels with its quick start function, lightning-fast route calculation, individual tips on reducing consumption and the 3-D map navigation for easy guidance in the city.
In its latest generation the Navigation System Professional in connection with BMW ConnectedDrive regularly carries out automatic updates of the navigation maps. As soon as updated material is available for the selected region, the update is transferred by mobile telephone thanks to the permanently installed SIM card – this takes place up to four times a year. The update incurs with neither licence fees nor transmission costs. Without the need to register or log in to a portal, the navigation system is always equipped with up-to-date maps. Even during the update process, the navigation function remains available without any restrictions.

Navigation system Professional.

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  • Requirements/availability


    • Many BMW ConnectedDrive services can also be used with the systems Navigation system Business and Radio Professional
    • Already available in many BMW models


Using the iDrive Touch Controller, you operate the iDrive system in your BMW comfortably with one hand. Thanks to the touchpad integrated within the controller you can, for example, enter destinations for the navigation system conveniently in your own handwriting. You can also call up and adjust a large number of functions as well as scroll through lists. Operation is effortless and intuitive using the sense of touch – this significantly reduces the burden on you the driver because it only makes minimum demands on your concentration which is otherwise directed towards events on the road. The Control Display allows you to follow all the functions managed via the controller.

  • Requirements/availability


    • Available in current range of BMW models. The iDrive Controller will continue to be installed; it enables you to operate entertainment, information, communication and navigation functions intuitively.