The Unichip NBT (Next Big Thing) CarPlay smart box will compatible
work with OEM BMW NBT heard unit and the original screen display.
For the installation, you have to dismantle the head unit and
screen display but all is plug and play. Some highlights about this
proxy Apple CarPlay kit:
It's plug and play, no special coding nor activations demanded.
enjoy iDrive control, steering wheel buttons control when you're
BMW original proxy OEM integration, free options to enjoy with RCA
(aftermarket CVBS rear camera update)
Wired / wireless CarPlay
USB HD Videos
Rear Camera with active guidelines
All future upgrades via USB, support USB power supply for charging
How to identify your BMW NBT Navigation?
Maps are easily upgradeable by swapping out the NavigationÊUSB
database thumbÊand letting the car power down completely from
Car Models to be supported:
X5 F15 08/2014 07/2016
X5 F85 12/2014 07/2016
How to Remove the BMW NBT Head Unit?
Before you remove your NBT head unit, in order to take it out you
would need to:
Disconnect the negative battery terminal in your trunk
Remove the top and bottom pieces of the trim taking into account
all the connections behind them (it's always better to use
professional trim tools not to break any clips or leave scratches)
Remove the faceplate (secured by screws)
Unscrew the T20s that hold the head unit and gently pull it out
Carefully remove all the connections in the back of the head unit
Q: will this work with iPhone IOS12.x or future updated newer IOS?
A: Yes, definitely, it will be with our continuous after-sales
Q: How to update in the future?
A: all the upgrade files will be supplied by our Unichip Smart auto
development team, upgrade via USB plug and play.
Q: will this work with Android mobile phones as well?
A: yes, we have a beta version free of charge for potential users
to test with the android auto.
IMPORTANT: Before your determination to place the orders:
1. Unichip Smartauto is serving global wide, in case your NBT
CarPlay have some bugs during the operation, we will help you to
enhance the performance time and support you free of upgrade
service via USB;
2. All the time you Must use apple certified OEM USB cable to
before you place the order, please feel free to send us a picture
of your NBT main menu and your VIN (vehicle identification No.) for