Amazon Fire TV seatback screens are coming to BMW and FCA vehicles

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BMW and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will be the first automakers to feature seatback screens powered by Amazon’s Fire TV operating system, the tech giant announced Monday at the 2020 Consumer Electronics show.

Amazon wouldn’t say when the integration will happen, or which models that BMW and FCA might equip with these new Amazon-powered seatback screens. It’s not hard to imagine that they’d start with their most family-focused vehicles, meaning large BMW SUVs like the X5, X6, or X7, and FCA minivans like the Pacifica. But we won’t know until Amazon or the automakers offer up more information.

The touchscreens will be able to either stream content over Wi-Fi or the onboard LTE connection, but…

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