Play Spotify from an iOS device in your BMW – BMW How-To

Play Spotify from an iOS device in your BMW – BMW How-To


In vehicles with iDrive 6, you can use Spotify just like at home. With BMW Apps, the Spotify smartphone app seamlessly integrates in BMW’s iDrive system. Please be aware that you use your smartphone’s data when using Spotify in the car. Make sure to have the Spotify app with an active Spotify account on your smartphone. Connect your smartphone to the vehicle via Bluetooth. Or use your iOS device’s USB cable to connect and charge simultaneously. After doing so, your BMW automatically detects if you have the Spotify app installed and started on your smartphone. Please go to “MEDIA” or “ConnectedDrive” and after seeing the app appear, select “Spotify”. Now you can start enjoying your music. Continue watching our How-To Series to get the most out of your BMW.


5 thoughts on “Play Spotify from an iOS device in your BMW – BMW How-To

  1. Why this is not available on iDrive 7.0? Not always I want to use Apple CarPlay just to listen to my music. …not even mentioning how buggy and unstable the CarPlay with ID7 is.

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