Want to know today’s news? Just say “Alexa, what´s in the news?”

Running low on groceries? Just say “Alexa, add tea to the shopping list.”

With Amazon Alexa Car Integration you will have seamless access to Amazon’s cloud-based voice service, Alexa. To activate the service, press the voice button on the steering wheel and say “Alexa” followed by your question or command. With Amazon Alexa, you can check the weather, play your favourite song, add entries to your calendar, control smart home devices** and access tens of thousands of Alexa skills.

Alexa will not only respond to your questions, you will also see the answers on your vehicle’s Control Display.

*Amazon, Alexa and all related logos are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates.

** Certain Alexa functionality is dependent on smart home technology.

Key points to note.

  • Amazon account required (no Prime subscription needed)

  • Smartphone must always be connected to vehicle

  • Smartphone data is necessary for music & audio book streaming

  • Activation is through the voice control button with the wording “Hey Alexa” or “Alexa...”

Why would I buy this?

  • What Amazon Alexa can do at home is now also available in car

  • Experience is nearly the same as with Echo Show at home

  • Access to majority of Alexa Skills – currently over 700,000 skills available

  • Feedback always audible and selected feedback also in visual format (majority of skills)

What you will need.

  • BMW Connected App (V10.1.3 or higher) and vehicle added to ConnectedDrive account

  • BMW ConnectedDrive Services (6AK)

  • Amazon Account (Amazon Prime only needed for Music Streaming)

  • Compatible vehicle is added to ConnectedDrive Account

  • Available on vehicles with ID6 built from 11/18 featuring 11/18 software or higher

  • Vehicle must have SA609 BMW Professional Navigation

  • Mobile data connection of smartphone needed for streaming services

  • iPhone with latest iOS and active mobile data (currently, the integration supports Apple iPhones only)