How to upgrade 6.5 inch iDrive screen to bigger resolution? The answer is simpler than you’ve thought: there is no need to replace the whole iDrive system. All you need to do is swap your stock display for BimmerTech’s VividScreen — an iDrive display for BMW that lets you add the latest technology upgrades to your car and realize its potential.
The new 8.8″ 1280x480 BMW iDrive screen replacement doubles or triples the pixel density of the stock screen options, as well as sporting noticeably improved contrast for a better overall image quality.
A screen that was installed into your BMW from factory.
upgrade is completely compatible with the BMW system and designed to look the same as a factory installed screen to smoothly fit into your interior.
You can also make the most of the iDrive display using screen mirroring — your car becomes compatible with SmartView mirroring functionality. It means that you’ll be able to stream the display of your smartphone onto the iDrive full screen. Thanks to the inbuilt Multimedia Interface (MMI), you can also add our rear & front view cameras and the above mentioned
A mirroring device is a retrofit that allows you to copy the screen of your smartphone/tablet onto the iDrive display. It also provides audio playback through BMW’s AUX port.
for a much lower price if compatible.
Identify your car and find out the full list of compatible add-ons for the VividScreen upgrade kit. On top of that, learn more about features relatable to your specific model and details on VividScreen installation.