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BMW ConnectedDrive Services & Apps in the BMW X1.

Communication, information and entertainment – experience an entirely new form of mobility with the Service & Apps from BMW ConnectedDrive.

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INTELLIGENT EMERGENCY CALL.

The Intelligent Emergency Call automatically establishes a connection with the nearest rescue coordination centre through the BMW Call Centre whenever needed – without the use of a mobile phone. It transmits information regarding the vehicle’s current location and the severity of the accident. The Intelligent Emergency Call can also be triggered manually in case other road users require help, for example.

Intelligent Emergency Call.

CONNECTED DRIVE SERVICES.

The equipment option ConnectedDrive Services forms the basis for BMW ConnectedDrive functions, which provide the driver with a wide range of information, entertainment and service features while on the road.


These include BMW Online, which provides access to current, location-based information such as weather and news, an online search powered by GoogleTM as well as office functions. In addition, an individual range of services such as fuel price information, parking information, as well as travel and hotel guides may be set up via the applications menu.


This also includes convenient, secure and unlimited access to selected smartphone apps. ConnectedDrive Services also provides access to the BMW ConnectedDrive Store, in which services such as Real Time Traffic Information, Remote Services, Online Entertainment and Concierge Services can easily be ordered and extended to suit the user's individual requirements. The equipment option ConnectedDrive Services offers all this and more, making every trip in a BMW a real experience.

ConnectedDrive Services.

  • Preparation for Apple CarPlay®

    Thanks to Preparation for Apple CarPlay®, drivers can conveniently use a compatible iPhone® securely and wirelessly while on the go. 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. Preparation for Apple CarPlay can be used via the iDrive Controller or voice control, depending on the vehicle's equipment.

  • Microsoft Office 365

    Work productively on the commute. Thanks to perfect integration of Microsoft Office 365 in the vehicle, emails, contacts and calendar entries are continuously synchronised with other devices and can be edited directly – even without a smartphone. Plus, Skype for Business conference calls can be automatically joined with just one click.

BMW CONNECTED.

BMW Connected is a personal mobility assistant which facilitates everyday mobility and aids drivers in reaching their destinations relaxed and on time. All relevant services are also remotely available at all times on iPhone und Apple Watch via the app.
 

Destinations that have been found in the web or via other application such as Yelp, Apple Maps, Google Maps can be easily and conveniently imported into BMW Connected and seamlessly transferred to the vehicles navigation system with just a single click. Meetings, including addresses and intended arrival times, saved in the iPhone calendar are automatically imported into the BMW Connected mobility agenda. Based on current location and traffic conditions, BMW Connect calculates the planned arrival time, alerts users ahead of time and guides them on foot from the parked car to their final destination. If a delay is unavoidable due to unforeseeable traffic obstacles or if no parking space is available in the immediate vicinity of the final destination, users can send a text message via BMW connected to inform the waiting party of the estimated time of arrival, without having to physically use their phone. In addition, BMW Connected learns to recognize frequent destinations and automatically adds them to the mobility agenda.
 

The BMW Connected App can be downloaded from the Apple App Store.

TELEPHONY WITH WIRELESS CHARGING.

Telephony with wireless charging includes a wireless charging dock* and additional USB ports. A roof aerial connection improves mobile reception. Two mobile telephones and an audio player can be connected simultaneously via Bluetooth. Also included are: Bluetooth Office and the technical capacity for a WiFi hotspot.

*Universal, wireless smartphone charging dock only functions with compatible smartphones. Wireless charging solutions for non-compatible smartphones are available online or at your BMW partner.

WIFI HOTSPOT.

The equipment includes a built-in WiFi hotspot using the LTE standard, which allows for a paid internet connection. Passengers can then go online with all suitable devices, for example to work on emails and stream music or videos. The hotspot ensures that there are no obstacles to enjoying a fascinating internet experience with the maximum LTE standard while on the move.

This function is compatible with various devices, such as laptops, tablets and mobile phones from various manufacturers. Up to ten devices can be connected to the WiFi hotspot at the same time.

The vehicle is connected via the built-in SIM card with a fee-based hotspot plan from a service provider. If no LTE network is available, the system automatically switches to other available standards.

REAL TIME TRAFFIC INFORMATION.

Real Time Traffic Information (RTTI) provides the most up-to-date traffic information at all times. Precise details about the location and duration of delays are transmitted in order to keep the driver informed, practically in real time, about the current traffic situation on motorways, country roads and on many routes within the city. Intelligent alternative route suggestions help the driver reach their destination as quickly and efficiently as possible. The data are drawn from such sources as anonymous movement profiles from the GPS data of vehicle fleets, smartphone apps and police reports, and also takes into account established traffic patterns such as peak commute times. The traffic information is clearly presented, with the roads depicted in green, yellow, orange and red.

REMOTE SERVICES.

With the Remote Services of the BMW Connected App (available in the Apple App Store), various vehicle-related functions, such as locking and unlocking the car, can be operated remotely.
 

Just as the BMW ConnectedDrive customer portal, the app also offers the opportunity to access vehicle information such as range or the status of the windows and doors. That way the driver is always fully informed about the status of the vehicle, even from a distance, and also has all information conveniently gathered together at one glance.
 

This information package is rounded out with the display of the vehicle’s current location. To use this feature, customers simply need to activate Remote Services once in the BMW ConnectedDrive customer portal at www.bmw-connecteddrive.com.

Remote Services.

CONCIERGE SERVICE.

Request specific information on the road and receive practical information and tips – Concierge Service by BMW ConnectedDrive make it possible. At the touch of a button this convenient service connects the driver to a BMW Call Centre employee, who acts as their "personal assistant" on the road.

Whether a particular restaurant, the nearest cash dispenser or an emergency pharmacy – the BMW Call Centre agent is there to help and can even send information directly to the BMW navigation system. It is also possible to conveniently reserve cinema tickets while driving. Concierge Service works independently of your mobile phone and are available both at home and abroad, around-the-clock, seven days a week and at no extra cost.

Concierge Service.

Fuel consumption and CO2 emissions.

Fuel consumption and CO2 emissions for the BMW X1 models with petrol or diesel engine:
Fuel consumption in l/100 km (combined): 6.6 to 3.9
CO2 emissions in g/km (combined): 152 to 104

 

Fuel consumption and CO2 emissions for the BMW X1 xDrive25i:
Fuel consumption in l/100 km (combined): 6.6 to 6.4
CO2 emissions in g/km (combined): 152 to 149

 

Further information about the official fuel consumption and the official specific CO2 emissions for new passenger automobiles can be found in the 'New Passenger Vehicle Fuel Consumption and CO2 Emission Guidelines', which are available free of charge at all sales outlets and from DAT Deutsche Automobil Treuhand GmbH, Hellmuth-Hirth-Str. 1, 73760 Ostfildern, Germany.

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FUEL CONSUMPTION AND CO2 EMISSIONS.

  • Fuel consumption and CO2 emissions for the BMW X1 models with petrol or diesel engine:
    Fuel consumption in l/100 km (combined): 6.5 to 4.3
    CO2 emissions in g/km (combined): 149 to 114

    Fuel consumption and CO2 emissions for the BMW X1 xDrive25i (1):
    Fuel consumption in l/100 km (combined): 6.5 to 6.3
    CO2 emissions in g/km (combined): 149 to 144

    The values of fuel consumptions, CO2 emissions and energy consumptions shown were determined according to the European Regulation (EC) 715/2007 in the version applicable at the time of type approval. The figures refer to a vehicle with basic configuration in Germany and the range shown considers optional equipment and the different size of wheels and tires available on the selected model.

    (1) The values are applicable until 15.04.2018. Please check availability with your BMW dealer.

    The values of the vehicles labeled with (3), are already based on the new WLTP regulation and are translated back into NEDC-equivalent values in order to ensure the comparison between the vehicles. [With respect to these vehicles, for vehicle related taxes or other duties based (at least inter alia) on CO2-emissions the CO2 values may differ to the values stated here.]

    The CO2 efficiency specifications are determined according to Directive 1999/94/EC and the European Regulation in its current version applicable. The values shown are based on the fuel consumption, CO2 values and energy consumptions according to the NEDC cycle for the classification.

    For further information about the official fuel consumption and the specific CO2 emission of new passenger cars can be taken out of the „handbook of fuel consumption, the CO2 emission and power consumption of new passenger cars“, which is available at all selling points and at https://www.dat.de/angebote/verlagsprodukte/leitfaden-kraftstoffverbrauch.html.