The all-new My BMW App ushers in the next generation of customer connectivity, building on the successes of the BMW Connected app. As of today, the BMW brand announced the new app for an exciting future of connectivity and digital services. We cover the news of the My BMW App and some of the exciting features that it offers so that you can know what to expect.

Learn more about the all-new My BMW App.

Get Excited for the My BMW App

The My BMW App succeeds the original BMW Connected app and builds on its streamlined feature integration. You can expect several new functionalities for this exciting app with improved Amazon Alexa and more. If you want to manage your BMW Financial Services account, you can now access it on the My BMW App.

How It Works

The My BMW App is the new universal interface for BMW vehicles. While accessing the app, you can view information on the status of your vehicle, and depending on the equipment, you can access key features remotely. When accessing this app, some of the features you can expect include:

  • Locate your vehicle
  • Lock or unlock doors
  • Monitor the vehicle's surroundings, using the Remote 3D View function

By consolidating information and accounts on one app, you can access everything you need easily. With an enhanced interface, you will enjoy a seamless user experience. BMW Financial Services is now integrated with the app, allowing you to make payments, view account history, and more without leaving the app.

My BMW App Features

  • Remote Software Upgrade notifications: Drivers can now receive notifications for Remote Software Upgrades through the My BMW App. You can easily download these upgrades at home before transferring them and installing them in your vehicle. This can save you a trip to the dealership and allow you to enjoy the latest digital features for BMW iDrive 7 on a regular basis.
  • BMW Digital Key: This feature makes it possible to turn your phone into a key for your BMW model. In just a few steps, you can set up this feature with the My BMW App. This digital key can be shared with up to five other people. You can even set safety parameters, such as a reduced maximum speed, when sending the key.
  • Amazon Alexa Integration: Amazon Alexa voice functionality is now available on the My BMW App. With a new “wake-word” functionality, you can experience a new hands-free operation.
  • Climate Timer: Have you ever wished that you could heat or cool your vehicle before getting behind the wheel? With the new Climate Timer, pre-conditioning for electric BMW models is now available.
  • Charging Station Search: You can easily search for a compatible charging station on the My BMW App. By quickly adding filters, you can find the best match for your vehicle by narrowing down your search by preferred compatibility, fast-charging stations, and more.
  • Maps Tab: The Maps tab has been enhanced for easier use and performance. You can quickly narrow down your search with convenient filters. Whether you're looking for a charging station, a parking lot, or a BMW service center, you can quickly find what you need. You can also expect improvements to the route calculation.

Stay Tuned

Check back often to learn more about the latest BMW technology available. The My BMW App is expected for release in mid-April 2021. As the date approaches, you can expect more exciting news.

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