Here at BMW of Santa Maria we recognize that BMW has some of the most innovative new technology in the auto industry. Recently, the BMW i Remote App won an award during the CES Innovation Awards in New York.
According to BMW, the BMW i Remote App earned an award in the “Software and Mobile Apps” category. The app is for the new Samsung Gear S smartwatch, connecting drivers to their vehicle.
“The BMW i Remote App for the Samsung Gear S is further evidence of how rapidly BMW can respond to the fast pace of innovation on the connected car front by drawing on BMW ConnectedDrive services and apps to deliver smart solutions,” stated BMW in a press release.
The app allows drivers to see important information on new vehicles. For example, if you own a BMW i3 all-electric, the watch would be able to display the range available, charge level, and estimated charge until full. It also allows for advanced climate control, giving owners unprecedented luxury.