During the WWDC conference, Apple presented a new CarKey feature that allows you to use your iPhone / Apple Watch as a car key. It will be available on iOS 13.6, which should be available in July.
However, yesterday BMW released an update of its BMW Conncted application that introduces the above-mentioned solution. The so-called digital key is to allow the car to be opened / closed and started without having to have a physical key. Everything from the level of the Wallet system application or BWM application.
It is worth recalling that the refreshed model 540i will be the first car to support the digital key. However, later this service will go to other models that will be produced after the first of July this year, it is about the following series – 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, X5, X5M, X6, X6M and the Z4 convertible.