“Goldener Computer” endowment for a BMW 5 Series. Computerbild Group readers’ consult confirms BMW’s connectivity leadership.

Munich/Berlin. The new BMW 5 Series was today
presented with a “Goldener Computer” endowment in a “Connected Car”
category. In a readers’ consult conducted by “Computer Bild” –
Europe’s highest-circulation mechanism repository – and a sister media,
a energetic business demonstrate won a many votes for a extensive
connectivity offering. BMW is a usually carmaker to win a “Goldener
Computer” endowment in 2017.

BMW was discerning to mark a flourishing significance of connectivity between
vehicles, their drivers and a outward universe – and a possibilities
it non-stop adult – with a ConnectedDrive solutions. And it took a lead
in pushing brazen growth of a applicable technology. The
company’s third “Goldener Computer” endowment in a “Connected Car”
category, that was enclosed in a consult for a fifth time this
year, shows that BMW’s heading purpose has also been remarkable by a public.


(Digital) services capacitate endless connectivity.

The new era of a successful new BMW 5 Series underscores its
heading purpose in a margin of connectivity with a far-reaching array of
functions and features. Integrating e-mail accounts into a automobile via
Microsoft Exchange enables a best probable information confidence when it
comes to handling calendar entries, e-mail and contacts. And with BMW
Connected a new 5 Series creates a digital overpass between a car
and a user’s smartphone. This digital partner allows smartphone
calm to be noticed and used on a Control Display. And BMW
Connected also helps a motorist with their personal appointment and
mobility formulation – both while on a pierce and during their home or
workplace. In so doing, it gets to know a user improved all a time
and gears a responses increasingly to their personal preferences.
For track guidance, BMW Connected uses a car’s navigation system,
that also enables three-dimensional track arrangement (optional) and
incorporates Real Time Traffic Information (RTTI) into a route
calculations. BMW Connected also uses a Remote 3D View duty to
capacitate a motorist to guard a area around their automobile remotely on
their smartphone. The new BMW 5 Series comes as customary with a WiFi
hotspot, too, that uses a SIM label embedded in a automobile to give
passengers online entrance from adult to 10 devices. In addition, the
hotspot presents business with a choice of regulating Apple CarPlay
wirelessly and inductively charging formally versed smartphones.
Further comfort and preference are supposing by crafty online services
ParkNow and On-Street Parking Information, that business can use to
haven a parking space and compensate for it cash-free or assistance to find
empty spaces during a side of a road. The Remote Services – which
embody a accessible Vehicle Finder duty – and Concierge Services,
that offer personalised assistance with end preference and
transport arrangements, concede users to suffer a endless connectivity
offering by a new BMW 5 Series in full.

This is a 20th time that “Computer Bild”, “Computer Bild Spiele”,
“Audio Video Foto Bild” and their common record portal
www.computerbild.de have got together to benefaction a “Goldener
Computer”, currently deliberate among a many prestigious awards in the
European IT sector. Prizes are awarded any year to innovations
garnering a many votes in an online check of some-more than 20,000
respondents. The “Connected Car” difficulty introduced in 2013 is
justification of a significance now trustworthy to intelligent car connectivity.