Which BMW ICOM is better? 2017 BMW ICOM Next A+B+C is verified to work better than the old BMW ICOM!
BMW ICOM A2 vs. ICOM Next A wifi… here you go
ICOM Next wins in price!!!
2017 ICOM Next A+B+C price: €339.00
ICOM A2+B+C price: €479.99
ICOM Next A wins in performance!!
->handles multiprogramming and coding quite nicely
BMW ICOM Next wins in speed!!
->much faster in BMW F and G series ..
->much faster if flashing the complete vehicle
2017 Next wins in future cars!
->will be compatibility for future cars
-> supports gigabit Ethernet too to be future proof, there currently is not gigabit Ethernet protocol defined yet for autos.
ICOM Next wins in connection!
->has USB3.0 instead of USB2.0
-> has a better wifi card
ICOM Next wins in PCB design!
BMW ICOM Next PCB
ICOM A2 PCB
So, 2017 BMW ICOM NEXT A+B+C wins! It will be a better investment for BMW OBDII diagnostics, coding and programming with the new BMW software ISTA-D 4.04.12 ISTA-P 3.60.2.001