BMW Online makes your more mobile and better-informed than ever before – through online-based mobility services that are transmitted directly into your vehicle. This makes BMW Online a helpful copilot who provides you with all the information you need to know on your journey.
At the heart of the browser-based BMW Online information portal are the location-based services. Thanks to GPS and the permanently integrated SIM card, you receive all the information you wish and need to know along your route or at your destination. Even before you set off, for instance, you will find out what weather awaits you at your destination or which local multi-storey car park has a free spot. In addition to this, you can also call up news and share prices from the stock exchange or use the online search.
BMW Online News
BMW Online keeps you in the picture with the latest news – selected according to your preferred categories, such as business or sport. To make you sure you can keep concentrating on the traffic while you drive, the selected news items can be read out via the audio system if required.
BMW Online Weather
BMW Online Weather offers you a detailed daily preview as well as an outlook for the next five days. To stay thoroughly up to date, use the link to the precipitation radar of the BMW Online applications.
BMW Online applications
The browser apps available under BMW Online applications support you in a wide variety of situations with useful hints and individual tips. For instance, you can use the Yelp recommendation portal or the searches for fuel price and pharmacies. You decide what you want to know – the applications in your BMW give you the answer to match.
BMW Online Office
With the integrated office functions of BMW Online you can also receive, read and reply to e-mail when on the road. Simply set up a mailbox with your own e-mail address, e.g. Google™ Mail, on your PC via the BMW ConnectedDrive customer portal. Under BMW Online Office, you can also create mailboxes from selected e-mail providers. If there are several e-mail accounts with the same provider, they will be clearly shown in the menu. Regardless of which route you are taking – your messages reach you instantly and without any detours.
It’s not often easy to call up e-mail addresses from memory. That’s why the BMW Online Office also offers an address book for all your contacts in addition to the e-mail function.
BMW Online is very easy to control and use via the intuitive iDrive operating system. The requested contents are shown in a browser in the Control Display. Thanks to the text-to-speech function, you can also enjoy the benefits of online-based services during your journey conveniently and safely. And via the functional bookmarks, you can even directly access individual functions of BMW Online.
BMW Online is a technology from BMW ConnectedDrive and a component of the special equipment ConnectedDrive services. With the permanently installed Telematics Control Unit (TCU), including its own SIM card, use of the services is free of charge for up to 3 years.