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Old 04-29-2014, 03:32 PM   #1
Navigation map updates by mobile
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Haven't seen this reported here before:

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BMW ConnectedDrive. Navigation map updates by mobile.

The system is regularly updated and this happens several times a year if a new map version is available. ... Installation is convenient and completely autonomous. ... No registration is required for automatic updating and users do not have to log on to a portal.

There are no licence costs for customers and no charges for data transfer.

https://www.press.bmwgroup.com/globa...tem=node__5238
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Old 05-06-2014, 06:39 AM
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This is great news. Is it available in the US yet? If so, how does it work?
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Old 05-06-2014, 07:08 AM
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Sadly it is not. And if you read it, you would see that it requires Next Generation hardware:

"...In conjunction with the next generation of the system, BMW ConnectedDrive permits a regular automatic navigation map update...."
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