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Old 02-01-2012, 10:53 AM
frowningdeity frowningdeity is offline
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bluetooth audio from phone

I am looking into a 2012 335.

I want to be able to stream music from my Android phone to the carís audio system. Do I need BMW Apps for that, or is the BMW Assist / Bluetooth option sufficient?

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Old 02-05-2012, 08:52 PM
ddavtian ddavtian is offline
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Bkuetooth is enough if your phone supports that (I think all recent Android phones do). I also got BMW Apps in 2012 X6, currently not supporting Android.
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Old 02-06-2012, 07:24 AM
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Go here and see if your phone supports BT audio. Like the above poster mentioned, I would think any Droid phone would support it. You do not need BMW Apps for music streaming, just BMW BT.
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Old 02-17-2012, 09:32 PM
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Yes that is correct . I use Pandora and mp3 music through my Droid to our X5, going 80 mph. Loving it.

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