72 TFT DISPLAY
Operation of a smartphone while riding
Risk of accident
Observe the valid road traffic regula-
Do not use any smartphone while riding.
Applications that do not involve oper-
ation are exempt, such as phone calls
using a hands-free system.
Distraction from traffic conditions and
loss of control
Risk of accident through the use of inte-
grated information systems and communi-
cation devices during the journey
Operate these systems or devices only if
the traffic situation allows.
If necessary, stop and operate the sys-
tem or devices at a standstill.
Connectivity functions include media, tele-
phony and navigation. Connectivity func-
tions can be used if the TFT display is con-
nected to a mobile end device and a hel-
met ( 79). You can find more informa-
tion about the Connectivity functions at:
If the fuel tank is between the mobile
end device and the TFT display, the
Bluetooth connection may be restricted.
BMW Motorrad recommends storing the
mobile end device above the fuel tank (e.g.
in the jacket pocket).
Depending on the mobile end device,
the scope of the Connectivity functions
may be limited.
BMW Motorrad Connected App
With the BMW Motorrad Connected App,
you can call up information about the vehicle
and usage. To use some features such as
navigation, the app must be installed on the
mobile end device and be connected to the
TFT display. The app starts the route guid-
ance and adapts the navigation. In addition
to the Bluetooth connection, the WiFi func-
tion must be activated on the mobile end
On some mobile devices, e.g. with op-
erating system iOS, the BMW Motorrad
Connected App must be called up before us-
Currentness of this manual
After the editorial deadline, there may
be updates to the TFT display. For this
reason, some aspects of your motorcycle
may vary from the descriptions in this
rider's manual. Updated information at:
All content on the display is controlled by
the Multi-Controller 1 and the rocker button
Different functions are possible depending
on the context.