BMW’s replace with wi-fi Android Auto is rolling out

On the finish of final 12 months BMW introduced plans to add wireless Android Auto support on a number of of its automobiles, and in response to Android Police, the replace is now obtainable. BMW introduced it might arrive in July for automobiles utilizing model 7.zero of its working system, and whereas they weren’t in a position to snag it over-the-air, prompting the seller for an replace throughout a go to received the right software program put in.

One wrinkle to pay attention to is that this assist works solely through wi-fi, so not each Android cellphone could make it occur (Google’s official list is made up largely of Nexus, Pixel and Samsung units). That stated, they report it labored properly with only some hitches, which has similarities to Autoblog’s experience with improved CarPlay assist on this model of the software program. For homeowners inquisitive about the way it will all work out, BMW has put collectively a demo video (beneath), and it must be extra extensively obtainable quickly.