10.25'' Android 12 BMW Z4 E89 Navigation GPS Radio Support iDrive Carplay

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10.25'' Android 12 BMW Z4 E89 2009-2015 Navigation GPS system support iDrive Carplay

This aftermarket BMW Z4 android 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

For BMW Z4 E89 2009-2015

(Original Car with CIC system, 4 PIN LVDS); Or for the car with storage box).

bmw factory CIC system

bmw z4 dashboard

  • Keep BMW Z4 E89 Original functions
This BMW Z4 android screen will replace the BMW Z4 factory screen, but 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 BMW Z4 functions, such as Radio AM/FM, CD/DVD, Bluetooth, Parking radar, idrive system,
navigation system,
amplifier, steering wheel control etc will continue to work as it does.

Now you can upgrade to a modern car stereo without losing anything.
aftermarket bmw z4 navigation support original functions

  • Aftermarket OEM IDrive Knob optional
If your car with a storage box(no factory screen & idrive),in this case, you can order an OEM iDrive
and install to the car.

PS: The OEM iDrive work in android interface ONLY (when the car without original screen,it also no
factory menu, so, this iDrive not work for the factory functions)
  • Android 12 OS, 4GB+64GB/8GB+128GB/8GB+256GB optional

This BMW Z4 E89 GPS Navigation system contains latest Android OS, the latest 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 Z4 Navigation without worrying,
enjoy faster startup speed,
quickest response and smoothest user experience. No lags anymore!

bmw-z4-e89 android navigation apps installed

  • 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 Z4 navigation head unit support Apple Carplay & Android Auto, you can order "built-in " Carplay,
or order an external Carplay dongle (wireless dongle), they are extra cost.

BMW Z4 E89 android navigation gps support Apple Carplay Android Auto


The features of Apple Carplay & Android Auto

The "External wired dongle (US$30-CP03) " on add-ons box, It need to connect USB while using the Apple Carplay (iOS)
or Android Auto (Android phone), just wired connection only, read more.

The "External wireless dongle (US$45-CP05)" on add-ons box, It can be wireless connection for Apple Carplay (iOS)
(also can be wired connection); for Android Auto (android phone, it have to connect the USB), read more.

Take a look the video demo for Apple Carplay
the features of Apple Carplay & Android auto
Note: For Qualcomm models, it can be built-in wireless Carplay(android auto), but we NOT recommend it
(according to our test & feedback from customers).
  • Built-in GPS Navigation
    Support Goolge map, Waze, iGo, Navitel, Sygic etc
This BMW Z4 GPS navigation support online/ offline maps. It can quickly run all navigation apps
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.

BMW Z4 E89 Navigation head unit support google map,waze,igo etc

  • Bluetooth 5.0 & A2DP
This BMW Z4 Navigation built-in Bluetooth, now you can 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 Z4 E89 GPS Sat Navi system support bluetooth & A2DP

  • 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 Z4 E89 Android Navigation GPS built-in WiFi internet

  • Anti-reflection Screen
Our BMW Z4 Navi System 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 Z4 E89 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

bmw z4 e89 navigation gps 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



  • Common features:
  • 10.25'' digital TFT LCD, capacitive IPS Touch screen
  • Display resolution:1920*720
  • Anti-reflection screen
  • RAM:4GB
  • ROM:64GB
  • 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 screen or storage box.
  • Compatible with original cars with/ without original navigation.
  • Compatible with original cars with/without optic fiber.
  • Support original radio/camera/amplifier/steering wheel control etc
  • Support BMW Canbus, Support iDrive, car information display etc.
  • Support Parking trajectory/radar.
  • Support AUX Switch automatically.
  • Support IDrive control in Android Menu.
  • Support IDrive control in Original 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

Is 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, steering wheel controls work same as before? Can it work on android menu?
The factory CIC system and original vehicle info will display on android screen?

A: Yes, the idrive and steering wheel controls work same as before. It work in factory interface, also can work in android menu.

The factory CIC system and original vehicle info will display on android menu, such as Sirius/XM radio, car computer info,
BMW ConnectedDrive/ command (if any) and so on.

Q3: How do I switch the menu between the android interface and BMW original CIC interface?

A: Android interface To factory interface:
(a) Touch “Car-info” icon on the main menu.
(b) long press (3 seconds) the "MENU" button on iDrive.

B. Factory interface to Android interace:
(a) Touch the screen. (b) long press (3 seconds) the "MENU" button on iDrive.

Q4 : 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. Click here to learn about AUX and it's connection.

Q5 : 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,
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).

Q6: 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 the products on this page.

Q7: 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. Click here to learn how to move the optical fiber.

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,please visit here.

Q8: 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.

Q9: 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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