BMW 7 Series E65 E66 2001 to 2008 Android Radio upgrade with CarPlay bluetooth(Free Backup Camera)
BMW aftermarket navigation headunit has a 8.8 inch touchscreen, it is specially designed to upgrade stock radio system on BMW 7 series (E65/E66) 2001-2008 with iDrive system, plug and play, no need to cut wires, free gps navigation map preloaded for your country. It comes with CANBUS decoder, supports the original car information.
Note above year range is for your reference only. Send a photo of the dashboard(radio system) to firstname.lastname@example.org if you are not sure about fitness.
1. If the BMW E65/E66 has AUX audio input function, then please choose "My car equips with AUX audio input".
2. If you car does not have AUX audio input, then please check if there is CDC feature on your car and make sure it still works. Then please choose "My car equips with CDC function". We will inlcude a CDC MOST adapter for you to produce sound.
3. If there is no AUX nor CDC(or the CDC is malfunctioned) on your car, then you need to add this FM transmitter to produce audio. But the sound will not be as good as AUX or CDC. Please acknowledge this issue before placing order.
Installation instructions: https://www.sigmacarstereo.com/documents/8207-BWM%20E65(english).pdf
|Operating system||Android 10|
|Display||8.8-inch, resolutions 1280 by 480|
|Processor||2.0 GHz 8-core 14nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953|
|SD/TF card||One 3.0 card slot(Max 128GB)|
|USB port||USB 3.0 ports(Max 64GB)|
|Video play||MP4, AVI, RMVB, FLV, MKV 4K, H.264(AVC),H.265(HEVC) etc.|
|Video input||One video input(RCA port)(optional)|
|Camera input||One camera video input(RCA port)|
|Microphone||Internal & External Microphone(optional)|
|Bluetooth||Bluetooth 5.0 module|
|Network||Wi-Fi and 4G LTE|
|Audio IC||RK616(Built in Core module)|
|GPS receiver||External GPS antenna(include)|
How do I know what system it is on my BMW? Which iDrive system do I have, CCC, CIC or NBT? Click here to find out.
Different menus of our Android head unit.
Is this product plug and play? Do I need to program or code my BMW? Do I need to buy external GPS antenna? Can I still check the car info as the OEM screen?
Answer: Yes, it is totally plug and play, it has the same plugs and harness as original BMW system. You do not need to program your car when installation. All necessary accessories are included in the package. You do not need to buy anything else to make it work. You can still check the original BMW car info as before.
How do I switch the new Android system to the original BMW interface?
Answer: Please tap “Car-info” icon on the home screen OR long press (3 seconds) MENU button on iDrive to switch to original interface.
How do I switch the original BMW interface to new Android system?
Answer: Please tap the screen or long press (3 seconds) MENU button on iDrive.
Why there is no audio from new Android system?
Answer: If the car has AUX, please activate AUX to get sound.
A. Please check the AUX-IN cord. Make sure it is plugged in the AUX-IN port on your car.
B. And also you need to activate AUX-IN function.
CD/Entertainment/External devices/External audio input (AUX front)/activate.
If you are using FM transmitter, please adjust the FM frequency to the same as FM transmitter box.
Why does the Sirius/XM radio, original car computer info and factory camera does not display? Why does the AUX-IN volume stucks on zero and not adjustable?
Answer: Please check the fiber optics plug, you need to move it from the original connector to new connector we provided.
My car has factory backup camera, why it does not display when reverse the car?
Answer: Please check the Settings/system setting/Rear camera type. Make sure the "Original camera" option is activated.