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Old 08-07-2012, 04:04 PM   #1
BMW iPad Holder Now Compatible with iPad 3rd Gen
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BMW iPad holder for 3rd gen iPads

BMW has released a new iPad holder that is now compatible with the latest, 3rd generation, iPad. This accessory has been available iPad 1 and iPad 2 for several months and has been reworked to now supports the iPad 3.

This accessory is an attractive way to facilitate the use of an iPad in the vehicle. It provides a safe and secure way to utilize Apple iPads while in the rear seat of your BMW. This product is used in conjunction with the sturdy base carrier, which utilizes a modular connection system and mounts to the head rest supports. The iPad mount can rotate 360 allowing you to switch between portraiture and landscape, making it optimal for watching films, viewing photos, composing e-mails, Facebook, Twitter, etc.

Features of the BMW iPad Holder
  • Alternative to Rear Seat Entertainment
  • Attractive customer facing packaging
  • Can be used as a iPad holder for table or counter top viewing
  • Universal Can be used in any BMW (on approved applications list below)
  • Proper testing and approval by BMW of North America
  • Does not interfere with other vehicle systems
  • Superior warranty coverage to the aftermarket - 4 years/ 50k miles when purchased with a new vehicle or 2 years/ unlimited miles or the balance of the new vehicle warranty, whichever is greater when purchased separate from a new vehicle
  • No installation charges from dealership

The BMW iPad Holder works with the following BMWs
  • 3 Series (E90/E91/E92)
  • 3 Series (F30) X3 (F25)
  • X5 (E70) X6 (E71)
  • 5 Series (F10)
  • 6 Series (F12,F13,F06)
  • 7 Series (F01/F02)

The BMW iPad holder will NOT work on the following BMWs
  • 1 Series (E82/E88)
  • Z4 (E89) 3 Series (E93)
  • 5 Series GT (F07)

BMW iPad Holder Pricing
  • Holder for iPad 1st Generation (part number 51 95 2 186 297) - MSRP $149.95
  • Holder for iPad 2nd Generation & 3rd Generation (part number 51 95 2 293 656) - MSRP $178.57
  • T&C Base Carrier required for either model (part number 51 95 2 183 852) - MSRP - $29.50

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Does anyone know if the screen swivels so passengers in the opposite or middle seat can see it as well?
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Old 08-30-2012, 08:25 AM
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I don't think it does.
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