Xcarlink BMW iDrive Multimedia Video Interface with HDMI Input (built in smartphone mirroring )
**HDMI Input** (Built In Mirroring)
The interface has a HDMI input which opens up a range of possible connectivity options with the latest digital devices. For example a smartphone can be connected to the interface via a HDMI cable which would allow the smartphone to be mirrored on your factory fitted screen. Giving you access to all of your apps music, video's, web browser, messages etc, as well as all your favorite apps such as YouTube , Twitter, Facebook, Whatsapp. There are also a number of apps that are emerging that are designed specifically for an in car use which can all be used via this interface.
The mirroring functionality is built in to the interface so you would not need to purchase a separate mirroring interface.
If you are installing a rear camera the reverse camera image is automatically displayed on a split screen with the parking sensors. In addition the interface will provide you with an OEM style solution with dynamic guidelines which move with the position of your steering wheel.
The interface does not replace your existing system but simply offers perfect integration to maintain your OEM appearance.
Compatible with all vehicles with the latest BMW NBT iDrive systems systems from 2014 onwards with the 6.5" or 8.8", 10.2" monitor. Including F20, F30, F01, F10, X5, X6
BMW F20 (1 Series) - 2011 Onwards
The kit includes the following:
The video interface is fitted to the video cable which connects to your screen and is accessed from the back of the head unit. Includes a power cable to connect to 12v and Ground and CAN High/Low. Once installed, press and hold the NAV button on your iDrive controller to switch to the video inputs. The interface automatically switches to rear camera when the
car is in reverse gear, and to front camera if required. Detailed on Screen menu functions allow may settings to be altered.
Any other Digital TV module can be used but please note that it would only be possible to control via the original MMI system when used with the modules that we supply (selectable from the drop down menu above)
Select from the drop down menu above to add the following options specifically designed for use with our interface.
DVB-T Digital TV Tuner (including antennas)
The rear camera is specifically designed to fit the boot lid handle of the BMW. Please select from the required model from the drop down menu.
The front camera is specifically designed to fit the grill on the front of the car.
We have extensively tested this product and are confident that it will work with all factory fitted systems in the car models listed above. You do not need have a factory installed TV Tuner or have anything enabled by a BMW dealer. Nor do you have to have to have any optional extras installed when the car was ordered. If for any reason you are not completely satisfied or have any issues with compatibility you can return it to us for a refund.
The system is interned for passenger use only. We cannot accept any liability of any material or personal damages caused by the installation or use of this product. Therefore, installation of this product will be performed at the user full responsibility.