MINI CONNECTED.

 

BE MINI, BE CONNECTED.

 

Meet the sociable sidekick to your driving adventures. MINI Connected brings you the latest music, information, apps and much more via the MINI Centre Instrument: a gorgeous high-res colour display.

 
 

MINI CONNECTED XL JOURNEY MATE.

 

IT’S WHAT MATES ARE FOR.

 

A route planner, travel guide and calendar rolled into one, Journey Mate assists you every step of your trip. Plan your journey from the calm and comfort of your home, and get all the information you need when you’re on the road – like traffic, weather, parking and more.

 
 

ONLINE SEARCH.

 

YOUR LOCAL HERO.

 

Need to find your nearest restaurant, fuel station or bungee jump? Online Search lets you look it up quickly, without the need to fiddle with your phone. Call directly to book or ping the address straight into the MINI navigation system.

 
 

MUSIC.

 

UNLIMITED SOUNDS.

 

The music never stops in a MINI. Hook up to your playlists on your smartphone, discover new music via leading MINI Connected ready apps, and listen to thousands of global radio stations with Web Radio. Turn on Dynamic Music, and the selected tracks even adjust to match your driving style.

 
 

DRIVING.

 

TUNED TO YOU.

 

Smart driving tools bring you closer to your MINI. Driving Excitement gives you points for sporty driving, while MINIMALISM Analyser helps you be more fuel-efficient. Mission Control checks the status of your MINI and offers friendly tips, like reminding you to shut the window if the air conditioning is on. What a pal.

 
 

SOCIAL.

 

BUDDY UP.

 

Stay in the loop while you’re out on the road. Follow your friends’ Facebook posts, Tweets and foursquare tips, and update them with pre-written messages while you’re on the road. It’s the next best thing to bringing them along for the ride.

 
 

EMERGENCY CALL.

 

MINI TO THE RESCUE.

 

If you’re unable to call for help in an accident, it’s good to know MINI can. With the optional intelligent Emergency Call system, your MINI automatically sends a distress call to the BMW Group Call Centre, so help can swiftly arrive.

 
 

TELESERVICES.

 

HOTLINKED TO YOUR SERVICE PARTNER.

 

A MINI never neglects its health. It knows when it needs fixing and automatically contacts your MINI service partner with all the data they need. Or you can make a call yourself to pre-empt any issues.

 
 

FULL FEATURE RANGE.

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FULL FEATURE RANGE.

The features of MINI Connected vary depending on your model. MINI Connected XL Journey Mate, Teleservices and Emergency Call are only available for the new MINI. Most MINI Connected features for the new MINI are available for both iOS and Android. MINI Connected can be retrofitted to any MINI purchased from July 2010 onwards if Radio MINI Visual Boost or MINI Navigation System is already fitted, but only on iOS.
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  • MINI CONNECTED XL JOURNEY MATE.

    MINI Connected XL Journey Mate assists you all the way from departure to arrival. Map out your route when you’ve got time at home, and schedule events along the way – like buying a gift for your host. Connect your smartphone to your MINI and you’re all set up for your trip. Journey Mate uses real time traffic information to tell you where the traffic jams are, and helps finds you a convenient parking spot, or a place to refuel. It can even tell you where you last parked your car. But like a true mate, it’ll never criticise you for forgetting where you left it.
  • DRIVING EXCITEMENT.

    Intensify your driving experience and show off your skills. With Driving Excitement, you get a raft of tools to amp up your ride – from the unique Excitement Analyser, which awards you experience points for skilful, sporty driving, to the Forcemeter, which shows the lateral and linear forces of acceleration acting on your MINI. The Sports Instrument helps you keep track of key data like revs and output, while Condition Check ensures all the conditions are right for an exhilarating drive.
  • MINIMALISM ANALYSER.

    OK, we know the words ‘driving efficiently’ wouldn’t usually get your motor running, but MINIMALISM Analyser really does make it fun to be environmentally friendly – and saves you money on fuel to boot. It’s an easy-to-use tool that assesses your gear changes, acceleration and braking, and awards you points for eco-friendly driving. Your average score is saved after every trip, so you can compare your skills with other MINI drivers, track your improvement, and keep fine-tuning your driving.
  • ONLINE SEARCH.

    Whatever place you’re looking for, MINI Connected can find it for you - without the need to fumble for your phone. Search for a destination directly from your dashboard, for example your nearest restaurant or cinema. Give them a call straight from the car or shoot the results into the optional MINI Navigation System.
  • MISSION CONTROL.

    A talking MINI? You heard it here first. Like a guardian angel, Mission Control checks numerous signals relating to your car, driving conditions and surroundings, and offers friendly information and tips. For instance, it might suggest closing the window if you’ve got the air conditioning on.
  • NEWS.

    MINI always has its finger on the pulse. All the news from your favourite RSS News feeds can be easily accessed through the MINI Centre Instrument, so you’re always in touch with today’s big stories. And there’s no need to take your eyes off the road: Click on ‘Read out’ to have the latest news read out to you.
  • DYNAMIC MUSIC.

    Who wants banging beats while they’re trying to park? Dynamic Music thoughtfully adjusts your music to your driving, with a suite of custom-made soundtracks that ingeniously respond to your driving style. Accelerate and the beats get harder, slow down and the music calms down to match. It’s the soundtrack to your drive, composed by you.
  • WEB RADIO.

    Open up a world of unlimited music and chat, with tens of thousands of radio stations streamed direct to your MINI. Search by genre, name, or place, find your local station, or tune into one of three exclusive MINI radio stations. Create a list of favourites that you can listen to even when you’re outside your MINI.
  • MINI CONNECTED READY APPS.

    Take your favourite apps with you on your drive, with a huge range now seamlessly integrated with MINI Connected. From leading music-streaming apps to audio books and the latest location-based services, just download them from the app store to view on your the extra-large display in your MINI and easily operate via your car’s controls.
  • CALENDAR.

    Your in-car PA awaits. MINI Connected syncs with your smartphone calendar, so your appointments and to-do lists conveniently pop up on the MINI Centre Instrument. Any phone numbers can be called direct from your dashboard, and any locations can be pinged straight into your MINI Navigation System.
  • FACEBOOK.

    A MINI keeps you in touch with your mates, wherever you are. MINI Connected smoothly integrates with Facebook, so you can follow your friends’ status updates, keep track of events, and post your own pre-written messages. Because when you’re cruising in your MINI when everybody else is at work, it’s kind of fun to let them all know.
  • TWITTER.

    Keep in touch with the latest from Twitter. Send pre-written tweets straight from your MINI and have incoming tweets read out loud, so you don’t have to take your eyes off the road.
  • FOURSQUARE.

    Expand your horizons with foursquare and MINI. Seamless integration allows you to check in your location from your car, earn points and badges for special check-ins, and discover up-and-coming destinations via tips from the foursquare community. Go explore.
  • EMERGENCY CALL.

    Get swift emergency assistance at the push of a button. If you’re in an accident, Emergency Call sends a distress call direct to the BMW Group Call Centre with key data from your car, including your exact location, type of collision, status of the airbags and front seat belts, so you can get the help you need. If necessary, it can even do it automatically. If you’re not able to call for help, it’s good to know someone else will. This feature is also available with the basic radio.
  • TELESERVICES.

    You’ll never be too late servicing your MINI. As soon as its sensors detect a need for a service, it automatically contacts your MINI service partner with relevant data about your car’s health – ensuring they’re fully prepared when you visit, with any necessary spare parts ordered in. It can also transmit data in the event of a breakdown, so any fault can be assessed remotely. And you’re the battery of your MINI gets its own protection with Battery Guard, which continuously monitors its status and contacts a service partner if it falls too low. This feature is also available with the basic radio.

REQUIREMENTS.

WHAT DO I NEED?

Find out whether your smartphone is compatible and which accessories you need to get connected. Requirements.
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The features of MINI Connected vary depending on your model. MINI Connected XL Journey Mate, Teleservices and Emergency Call are only available for the new MINI. Most MINI Connected features for the new MINI are available for both iOS and Android. MINI Connected can be retrofitted to any MINI purchased from July 2010 onwards if Radio MINI Visual Boost or MINI Navigation System is already fitted, but only on iOS.
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  • ios and android
  • 2014 Hatch 2014 Hatch
  • ios only
  • Hatch Hatch
  • Coupé Coupé
  • Cabrio Cabrio
  • Roadster Roadster
  • Clubman Clubman
  • Clubvan Clubvan
  • Countryman Countryman
  • Paceman Paceman
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    RADIO MINI VISUAL BOOST OR MINI NAVIGATION SYSTEM AND MINI CONNECTED.

    These options are also part of the Wired package. MINI Connected must also be ordered as an option.
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    iPHONE.

    All iPhone handsets with iOS6 or later. Download the MINI Connected phone app free from the app store.
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    Y-CABLE OR SNAP-IN DOCK.

    Connect your phone using the Y-cable or the optional MINI snap-in dock.
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    RADIO MINI VISUAL BOOST OR MINI NAVIGATION SYSTEM.

    Add to your MINI as a stand-alone option or as part of the Wired package. MINI Connected XL is only available with the Wired package.
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    iPHONE OR ANDROID PHONE.

    iPhone with iOS6 or later, Samsung Galaxy S4 or Google Nexus 4 with Android 4.2 or later. Download the MINI Connected app free from the app store or play store.
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    PHONE CABLE OR SNAP-IN DOCK.

    Standard Apple cable, Android Micro-USB cable, or the optional MINI snap-in adapter.

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* Availability of the MINI Connected XL Journey Mate app may differ from country to country. Therefore please check your local AppStore or ask your dealer for availability in your country. ** Detailed Information and Legal Restrictions for MINI Connected Teleservice and Emergency Call. To test the compatibility of the your mobile phone and for further FAQs, check out www.mini.com/connectivity