We sat down with Eric Sargent, BMWNA Technology Manager, to learn more about the features in the recently updated iDrive Infotainment system.

Armed with a faster processor and additional video processing capabilities, along with 250 GB of storage, the new ConnectedDrive navigation system delivers enhanced usability, with greater visual appeal, and better reliability.

Some of the new features introduced are 3D mapping and graphics, Dictation function, split screen guidance, called ‘High Guiding’, seamless connection with the phone via Bluetooth, and much more.

In the video below Eric talks about some of these features and how the new iDrive has improved over the previous generation.