How to use bmw digital key card

How does the BMW digital key card work?

As of this writing, the BMW Digital Key is compatible with a number of iPhones, but is not currently compatible with Android devices. Compatible iPhones include: Apple Watch Series 5.

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How do I activate my BMW digital card?

To activate Remote Engine Start, just tap a button in the My BMW app and your BMW’s engine will start, allowing your BMW’s interior to adjust to a comfortable temperature. Remote Engine Start can also be operated using the BMW Key fob by a triple-click of the lock button. The engine will not run indefinitely though.

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How do I connect my BMW digital key?

Yes, point your BMW key fob at your vehicle and press the lock button (BMW Roundel) 3 times consecutively in order to activate Remote Engine Start.

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Can I drive BMW with digital key?

The 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, X5, X6, X7, M5, M8, X5 M, X6 M and Z4. The following devices are compatible with BMW Digital Key: iPhone XR, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max, iPhone SE (2nd generation) and Apple Watch Series 5.

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Can you start your BMW from your phone?

The second generation of the BMW Digital Key will be available for select Android operating system-based smartphones, starting with Samsung Galaxy S21 Series and Google Pixel 6 and 6 Pro.

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Can I use my phone as my BMW key?

How Does Digital Key Work? You set up a digital key for a car using the smartphone app associated with your vehicle. Once that task is complete, you’ll be able to hold your smartphone immediately next to or on the car door handle, and it will unlock.

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Which BMW models can use digital key?

The BMW Digital Key is now available for Android smartphones, starting with Samsung Galaxy S21 Series and Google Pixel 6 and 6 Pro. With the BMW Digital Key, customers can easily unlock and lock their BMW simply by holding their smartphone next to the handle of the driver’s door.

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How does a digital key work?

The feature is gradually rolling out to more BMW models, such as the 2022 iX and now the 2023 X1 and iX1. BMW also offers the standard NFC-based Digital Key feature on a wider range of 2021 and newer vehicles, with a complete list available on Apple’s website.

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Which BMW models can use digital key?

Log into the BMW Connected App or My BMW App with your BMW ID and add your vehicle to your account ? if you see a section ?Digital Key? with a ticked box, it means your car is compatible.

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