I’m pretty sure it was standard at the time. My 2017 X5 35d has it but I did learn that if you got the AT&T unlimited WiFi, it would not work with my Apple Car Play so we don’t use car play. BMW and Apple really don’t get along. Before buying I saw no overt references to this incompatibility. Fool me once, shame on me...
I also never saw the Apple Car play on the options so that’s why I believe it is standard on a 2017.
Good luck, it might require contacting a BMW dealer and getting it Turned On?
I bought a 2017 CPO a month ago. It is my understanding that at the time it was sold, it was not standard. I know this because i was able to pull the sale sheet on mine and it showed that the original owner paid the 300$ fee to have it enabled.
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