BYD announced the opening of the iPhone and Apple Watch NFC digital key function, the function currently only supports the frigate 07 and 2023 dolphin two models. At the same time, the official said that other models are also actively evaluating the retrofit program and will be launched one after another in the future.
BYD Han series iPhone NFC retrofit upgrade program has been released on the Internet, a retrofit upgrade price of RMB 1,599 (price includes materials and installation labour fee), currently adapted to Han DM-i / DM-p / EV Genesis Edition.
According to the BYD officials previously introduced, no network, even when the iPhone or Apple Watch in the case of weak power (within 5 hours) can still unlock, lock, start the vehicle. In the case of the vehicle support the NFC digital key function, iPhone XS and newer models, and the system for iOS 15.0 and later system versions, support the opening of the iPhone NFC digital key; Apple Watch Series 5 and newer models, and the system to meet watchOS 8 and later system versions, support the opening of NFC digital key Apple Watch Series 5 and newer models with watchOS 8 and later support NFC digital key.