10.25'' Android 12 BMW E87 Navigation GPS for BMW 1 series E81 E82 E87 E88

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Product Description

Android BMW E87 GPS navigation with 10.25'' anti-reflection screen,plug and play,support All original car functions & iDrive system
 note Note

This BMW android navigation is base on Android 12 OS, it adopt new Qualcomm Snapdragon 662(SM6115) as chipset,
Octa-core CUP (4*A73 + 4*A53),Bluetooth 5.0,4GB/8GB RAM optional,64GB/128GB/256GB ROM optional,
the Built-in Wireless Carplay (Zlink5) have great improvement compare to the previous model (Snapdragon 625).
The screen interface is so responsive and smooth running... Overall, this is a new generation products with great proformance!
PS: The BMW android navigation from Hifimax is Different to other competitors, Watch video


Car Compatibility

BMW 1 series E81 E82 E87 E88 (2006-2012):
3-door hatchback (BMW E81)
5-door hatchback (BMW E87)
2-door coupe (BMW E82)
2-door convertible (BMW E88)

Original Car without factory screen

Note:If your car with original CCC system,please order [B261]
        If your car with original CIC system,should order [B271]

        If you don't have the shape of idrive in car, you can add a cup-shape idrive, click here for details.

Factory radio FYI

factory bmw 1 series E87 E88 E81 E82 dashboardo

  • Keep BMW Original functions
After installation,your original Radio/CD head unit still in your car, since original functions stored
in the original CD/Radio head unit, thus it keep ALL original functions after installation.
The original functions such as original CD/Radio(FM/AM),Steering wheel controls/Can bus/optical fiber
amplifier (if any),factory sound system,parking radar etc.
  • Aftermarket iDrive available
To enhance user experiences,we offer an aftermarket iDrive knob to the car,the idrive will install
replaced the cup box in centre console.

aftermarket idrive for bmw e87 navigation

warning and notice Notice: The iDrive is for Left Hand Drive car type only (Not fit for right Hand Drive model).
  • Android 12 OS, 4GB+64GB/ 8GB+128GB/8GB+256GB Optional
This BMW E87 navigation system contains latest Android OS,the newest android version improves
memory usage across the platform to ensure that apps
can run efficiently on devices with 4GB/8GB RAM 

With 64GB/128GB/256GB ROM, you can install as much as apps on this BMW E87 Navigation without worrying,
enjoy faster startup speed,
quickest response and smoothest user experience. No lags anymore
BMW 1 E87 android navigation GPS apps install

  • Latest BMW ID8 style User Interface
    ID7/ID6/ID5 Also available

This BMW android Navigation have upgraded to latest BMW ID8 User interface, also, the ID7/ID6/ID5 UI still be available.
You can set your interested UI in factory setting interface freely, no need firmware upgrade.

It Keep original BMW Menu and fast switch between the original BMW Menu and Android Menu


BMW ID8 User menu


bmw ID7 user interface

BMW ID5 ID6 user interface

  • Support Apple Carplay & Android Auto (Optional)
    Plug & Play, Touch screen operation
This BMW E87 Navigation support Apple Carplay & Android Auto, you can order "built-in " Carplay,
or order an external Carplay dongle (wireless dongle), they are extra cost.

BMW 1 series E81 E82 E87 E88 android navigation gps support Apple Carplay Android Auto


The features of Apple Carplay & Android Auto

1, The "External wired dongle (US$30) ", It need to connect USB while using the Apple Carplay (iOS)
or Android Auto (Android phone), just wired connection only, read more.

2, The "External wireless dongle (US$45)", It can be wireless / wired connection for Apple Carplay (iOS)
or wired connection for Android Auto, for android phone, it have to connect the USB, read more.

Take a look the video demo for Apple Carplay dongle.
the features of Apple Carplay & Android auto
3, The "Built-in Carplay/Android auto"(US$30) ", it support Wired/Wireless Apple
Carplay (iOS), wired/wireless Android Auto, also support wirless screen mirror-link.
For this function,compare to android 10 models, it improve a lot on Android 11 models.

PS: Only a small number of Android phones support Wireless Android Auto,such as Samsung S8+.

  • Built-in GPS Navigation
    Support Goolge map, Waze, iGo, Navitel, Sygic etc
The Android BMW E87 Navigation GPS support online/ offline maps,it can quickly run navigation apps like
Google Maps, Waze etc. and offer up-to-date roadway information and concise driving directions.
Never worry about getting lost now!

PS: When using online maps, it need to create a hotspot on mobile phone,and connect
the BMW navigation to the hotspot for internet accessing. If it runs offline map(like iGo,sygic),
it can runs the navigation map without internet connection.

BMW 1 series E81 E82 E87 E88 Navigation head unit support google map,waze,igo etc

  • Bluetooth 5.0 & A2DP
This BMW E87 GPS Navigation built-in Bluetooth,now to make or receive hands-free calling while driving,
safe driving !
Bluetooth music (A2DP) - enable to stream Spotify and Pandora from your phone via Bluetooth to enjoy
millions of songs you like!

Once more, it support factory bluetooth.

BMW 1 series E81 E82 E87 E88 GPS Sat Navi system support bluetooth & A2DP

PS: This model contains a MIC port (3.5mm) for external MIC,but the standard accessories
without MIC kit,please let us know if you need this MIC kit.
  • Built-in Wi-Fi, Support 4G LTE
    Using Internet any time, anywhere
Using your smartphone to create hotspot or install a Wi-Fi router. So many ways for internet accessing.
You can watch online movies, browse website or download a great road trip app with no worries!

BMW 1 series E81 E82 E87 E88 Android Navigation GPS built-in WiFi internet


  • Anti-reflection Screen
This aftermarket BMW E87 navigation with anti-reflection screen,it can greatly improve the screen sharpness
and have wider view angle, we strongly recommend you the anti-reflection screen.
BMW 1 series E81 E82 E87 E88 navigation gps multimedia support anti-reflection screen

  • Other Features

other features:touch screen,dimmer function and PIP & USB/SD

  • Accessories & Wire diagram
    Accessories:1 x Power cable,1 x GPS antenna, 1 x 2*USB, 1x RCA(DVR/TV in),
    1 x AUX cable.

android bmw e87 navigation gps system accessories and wire diagram



Comparison: Android 12 VS Android 10 (previous version /models from other competitor)
  Android 10(previous version)
Android 12
CPU Qualcomm Snapdragon 625(MSM8953)
8-core CPU (8*A53)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 662(SM6115),
8 core CPU(4*A73 + 4*A53)
GPU Adreno 506(650MHz) Adreno 610(950MHz)
Bluetooth 4.1 Bluetooth 5.0
Process Technology Samsung 14nm Samsung 11nm
RAM+ROM 4GB + 64GB 8GB  + 128GB
Carplay & Android Auto
Apple Wireless Carplay, wireless android Auto Wireless Carplay, wireless Android auto, screen mirror-link
  • OS: Android 12 Operating system
  • CPU: Qualcomm Snapdragon 662(SM6115), 8 core CPU(4*A73 + 4*A53)
  • GPU:Adreno 610(950MHz)
  • RAM: 4GB/8GB Optional
  • ROM: 64GB/128GB/256GB Optional
  • Wifi/ 4G: Both, Built in Sim Card Port
  • Screen: 10.25 inch Touchscreen Display
  • Resolution: 1920*720
  • Apple Carplay + Android Auto: optional (extra cost)


  • Support Snapdragon™ X9 4G LTE modem
  • 4G Support Brand (Qualcomm Snapdragon)

    Note: Not all countries support 4G LTE, it depends on your local network service, we NOT guarantee
    this function will work in your side, don't order if you care this).

  • North America:
    GSM: 850 / 900 / 1900
    EVDO: BC0
    WCDMA: B2, B4, B5, B8
    TD-SCDMA: B34, B39
    FDD-LTE: B2, B4, B5, B7, B8
    TDD-LTE: B38, B41
  • Europe & Asia( others):

    GSM: 850 / 900 / 1800
    EVDO: BC0
    WCDMA: B1, B5, B8
    TD-SCDMA: B34, B39
    FDD-LTE: B1, B3, B5, B7, B8
    TDD-LTE: B38, B39, B40, B41



  • 10.25'' digital TFT LCD, capacitive IPS Touch screen
  • Anti-reflection screen
  • 2 USB, 1 SD card slot.
  • SD Max support 32GB,USB Max support 64GB.
  • Support Audio format: MP3/WMA/FLAC/APE/AAC, etc.
  • Support Video format: H264/MP4/AVI/RMVB/FLV/MKV, etc.
  • Support 1080P video.


  • Built-in high sensitivity GPS receiver
  • Dualzone function (you can see the GPS menu while listening the radio(FM) at the same time)
  • GPS Sound is output from Front-left Speaker when running radio
  • Built-in WiFi,can download tons of apps from android market or playstore
  • Built-in Bluetooth,with phone-book, support bluetooth music (A2DP)
  • Built-in MIC, also with external MIC input (can add external MIC )
  • Support original Bluetooth.


  • Compatible with original cars with/without optic fiber.
  • Support original radio/camera/amplifier/steering wheel control etc
  • Support BMW Canbus, car information display etc.
  • Support Parking trajectory/radar.
  • Support AUX Switch automatically.
  • Support IDrive control in Android Menu.
  • Support ALL Original FUNCTIONS.
Video Demo  Installation User manual
video demo

installation instructions

user manual


  • Optional Accessories (Extra cost)
    Veiew more optinal accessories & kits on page of accessories.

backup camera Backup Camera [Read More]

digital tv box Digital TV Tuner [Read More]

car dvr black box dashcam Car DVR Dashcam [Read More]

dab - digital audio brocastingDAB+ (Digital Audio Brocasting) [Read More]

apple carplay icon Carplay (Android Auto) dongle [Read More]


Frequently Asked Questions

Q1Is this model plug and play? Do I need to program or code my BMW? Do I need to buy an external GPS antenna?

A:  Yes, It is totally plug and play,it has same plugs and harness as original BMW system. You are no need to program your car when installation,just plug and play.

All necessary accessories are included in the package,no need to buy anything else to make it work.

Q2: The iDrive knob suitable for right hand car? Can it work on android menu?
 The factory radio work?

A: The idrive just work in android menu only, and it is just for left hand drive car only.
(because factory BMW E87 without factory screen, it also no LVDS, thus, there is no factory menu display)

The factory radio (CD) work as same as beofore, you just operate the buttons from original CD/Radio panel.


Q3 : The sound of android head unit work through factory AUX ?
Will it play all music and sound through the existing speakers?

A: Yes, the sound of android screen work through AUX, and it will play the music or sound through car speakers,
thus it need the car with an AUX IN.

Q4 : When using GPS navigation, can i listen the radio/cd/music on the back?

A: Yes, the GPS Navigation and radio/CD/music can work at the same time. So,you can watch the navigation interface while driving, and enjoy the music/radio on the back at the same time.

(The GPS voice signal come from front left speaker, the music/radio come from other speakers.

Q5: What is different between the built-in carplay and external carplay?
Wireless carplay available ? it support Android Auto ?

A: (1) Both wired/wireless/built-in Carplay support Apple Carplay and Android Auto.

(2) For Built-in carplay, there is an app - Zlink in the menu, when use it, just connect your phone
to Android navigation head unit, click the Zlink App, then will connect your phone to the Carplay and use it.

(3) The wired Carplay dongle is an external carplay dongle, you need to order this dongle from our website,
before using it, you need to install an App (we will send you). We can pre-install the app for you before shipment.

(4) The wireless Carplay is available, you can check it on this page

Q6: My car have optical fiber amplifier, does it support? How to install if my car with a mddle speaker?

A: Yes it support factory optical fiber amplifier,when install the android screen,
you need to move the optical fiber from the original connector to new connector we provided, learn more by click here.

For some cars (not over 5%) , it do have a middle speaker for GPS specially, you might need to take a notice
when install our android unit, we have the solution for that, click here to read more.

Q7: Can you provide GPS Maps for navigation?

A: Yes,we can pre-install navigation maps for your country FOR FREE,
normally we offer iGO map, sometimes offer Sygic map.

You can also buy the original maps on your own,such as IGO,Sygic,Navitel,or Waze, or Google map etc.
With the Google map, you can get the most accuate and up-to-date routes, live traffic data etc.

Q8: The price on the site included the shipping cost? And Tax ?

A: Yes, it included the shipping cost, but not included the tax in your country.
For some shipping zone/countries,there is extra delivery cost.
and it have an extra PayPal fees. You can add the items to the cart
and caculate the price on shopping cart page.

Contact us if you have any other questions.




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