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      07-29-2012, 02:06 PM   #1
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Can you play youtube videos from iPhone on iDrive?

Can you?
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      07-31-2012, 08:45 PM   #2
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Good Question,

unfortunately you cant mirror you playing youtube vid on your iphone to the iDrive.
The only way you could play video on the iDrive is to download the youtube video and sync it to your iPhone.

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      08-01-2012, 02:31 AM   #3
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Good Question,

unfortunately you cant mirror you playing youtube vid on your iphone to the iDrive.
The only way you could play video on the iDrive is to download the youtube video and sync it to your iPhone.

Good Luck`
How about directly via the car's own internet browser?
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      08-04-2012, 04:47 PM   #4
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Hi there you can play YouTube and Netflix through the idrive and see the video and sound no problem.
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      08-04-2012, 09:03 PM   #5
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Hi there you can play YouTube and Netflix through the idrive and see the video and sound no problem.
And how do you do that?
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      08-05-2012, 01:59 AM   #6
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And how do you do that?
In the UK & Germany you can have the Internet option that uses a SIM in the car itself. The option only costs 95 ($150) and includes a 3 year subscription.
I haven't got my car yet but I think it's 3G.
It's basically an in car browser.
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Here in Brazil we don't have the option that comes with a built-in SIM 3g card, instead i'm able to connect idrive to the internet using personal hotspot(iPhone), and access youtube.
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Car's own internet browser? What? I got all the tech options on my 328ix last month, and haven't found this.

Is it not available in the US? (I have a tetherable iPhone, if that helps.)
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      03-11-2013, 01:44 AM   #9
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Car's own internet browser? What? I got all the tech options on my 328ix last month, and haven't found this.

Is it not available in the US? (I have a tetherable iPhone, if that helps.)
+1 interested also.
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