GA8150A (OCTA-CORE) Android 7.1 Direct Fit Head-Unit for BMW e46 3-Series (99-04): 7" Touch Screen / Split-Screen Apps / Screen Mirroring / DVD / GPS Navigation / Bluetooth


SKU: GA8150A

Eonon GA8150A: Plug-and-Play Head-Unit Upgrade Kit for 1999-2004 BWM 3-Series with Octa-Core processor

 GA8150A Fits perfectly!

    The Eonon GA8150A is the latest plug-and-play upgrade kit for e46 BMW 3-series, it builds on Eonon's strong reputation for ultra accurate fit and pairs high quality hardware with sleek Android 7.1 user interface features like split-screening apps and screen mirroring compatibility to give your vehicle all of the latest in car entertainment options you could ever hope for.

     This kit is compatible with Harman Kardon audio systems.  If your e46 or e39 came with a factory installed navigation system, be sure to select an Eonon A0579 extended harness when you order from this page, in order to maintain a simple, plug-and-play installation procedure. If you are looking to install this yourself, the kit does include everything you will need (aside from some tools) and no special skills, cutting or wiring are required to complete the job.  You can spend more, but you won't get more value!

Overview of Features

  • Latest Android Nougat 7.1 with Split-Screen for running multiple apps on the screen
  • Allwinner T8 Octa-Core processor (new and updated from quad-core for previous generations)
  • 2GB RAM
  • 32GB ROM (hard drive storage space is up to 32GB from 16GB in previous generation)
  • GPS Navigation – Google maps pre-installed (Sygic GPS software can be purchased as an option if you stand-alone navigation that won’t require a mobile data connection)
  • Screen mirroring
  • Bluetooth
  • AM/FM Radio
  • DVD/CD Player
  • USB/SD slots card for digital media files (USB doubles as a 2-amp phone charger)
  • Download and use any app right on the head-unit (Google Play built-in)
  • Steering Wheel Control Integration (Automatic, no setup required. Customizable)
  • Super fast boot-up time

Applicable Models

BMW e46 3-series models - Works with DSP
316i / 316ti / 318i / 318Ci / 318ti / 320i / 320Ci / 323i / 323Ci / 325i / 325Ci / 325Xi / 328i / 328Ci / 330i / 330Xi / M3

(Note: Please confirm the model year, size and shape of the center console panel before purchasing.  Please call us if you have any questions about this product - 651-203-8003)

Eonon GA8150 e46 e53 fit check

Android 7.1 Nougat

Eonon GA8150A Android 7.1 Nougat

     Because the Eonon GA8150A runs on Android you will have instant access to Google Play, and any app you may find there; download and run Spotify, YouTube etc., right on the head-unit.  If you familiar with Android products there will be virtually no learning curve, as nearly all functions, touch commands (like long holding an icon) will mirror your previous experiences.


 2GB RAM  ensures lag-free, ultra responsive performance

2GB Octa-Core 32GB



Allwinner T8 Octa-Core Processor

Eonon GA8150A Allwinner T8: Eight Core Processor

Octa Core and 2GB of RAM = SPEED!    Snappy performance!

Split-Screen Mode

Eonon GA8150A Split Screen apps

    Run two apps side-by-side, so, for example, you can listen music via Spotify while keeping an eye on Google Maps for navigation.

Finally!  HDMI output for HD quality video

GA8166 HDMI Output

    Not only will you get the best possible resolution, but HDMI also transmits uncompressed audio-video data in digital form through a single cable, providing you a world-class viewing experience. (Note: only compatible with monitors that have an HDMI input.)


 Bluetooth Hands-Free Calling and Audio Streaming

Eonon GA8150A Bluetooth for hands-free calling and music

Bluetooth audio for calls and music    Bluetooth® wireless technology helps you can play music from phone apps like Spotify or Pandora, and make hands free calling while driving. Apart from supporting the display of song information and phone book, the head unit also supports searching contacts rapidly.  The Head-Unit has a built in microphone but a wired external microphone is also included in the kit.

Screencast / Screen-Mirroring

Eonon GA8150A Screen-Cast, Mirror link, AirPlay, Screen Mirroring via EasyConnect

    Display any content from your Android or iOS smartphone onto the Eonon's screen, so you can watch videos on its larger 7" display (audio is also transmitted and played through the vehicle speakers). If you cast your Android phone to the GA8150A while also connected by USB cable you will get full bidirectional control and access to all of your phones functions including phone book, games and more.  With bi-directional control you will be able to operate your phone by using the Eonon touch screen.  An added benefit of using the screen-mirroring feature is that audio bandwidth is 50-times greater than Bluetooth, so you will have a nearly lossless wireless audio connection.

Steering Wheel Control Integration

Eonon GA8150A Steering Wheel Controls

     The GA8150A will automatically integrate with your steering wheel controls for seamless use of buttons for changing songs, channels and adjust volume to provide you a safer and more enjoyable journey.

Dash Cam Ready

Eonon GA8150A Dash Cam R0008 Ready

     Dash Cameras are used to avoid false accusations and insurance claims, but are also fun for recording the idiosyncrasies of life.  Select R0008 in order options.


 Eonon GA8150 Customize lighting and backgrounds

         Select your own background, startup logo and button light color!

 Quick Boot

 Eonon GA8150A Lightning fast boot times!

     No longer waiting a long time to access the system. Quick boot technology speeds up the boot time from 25-seconds to 1-second. Fast boot times are very nice when using a backup camera because you won't have to wait for an annoying amount of time for the screen to come on to view the backup video. 


Eonon Other Functions




Screen-Mirroring (aka Miracast, AirPlay): 2-way/Mutual control between the Eonon and your smart phone

Automatic steering wheel control (SWC) integration (no setup required)

Auto-memory function:  Upon startup Eonon head-units will return to the function that was being used when it was powered-off.

Operating System (OS):  Android 7.1 Nougat

CPU Processor:  RK3188 1.6GHz Cortex A9 Quad-Core


Built-in storage: 16 GB


7-Inch TFT LCD

Resolution: 1024 x 600

Capacitive touch screen:  Use "pinch" "swipe" or other multi-finger gestures just like you would on your Android smartphone or tablet

Choose one of the 87 built-in car logos or any image from your SD card as your boot logo (enter the factory settings menu, password : 126)

Button light color: preset options + user selected custom color

6 dynamic backgrounds pre-installed

Custom backgrounds:  Set virtually any image to be the background

Image brightness adjustable

One key screen-off


Compatible file formats: MP4 / DVD / CD-R / CD-RM / MP3 / WMA / JPEG/ WMV/ MTV/ AVI / MPG


Make and receive hands-free calls (compatible with Bluetooth 2.0 or later, including smartphones from Apple, Samsung, HTC, Sony, etc.)

Quickly connect and play music wirelessly

Bluetooth phone book with contact search

Bluetooth Code: 5802 (Name: EONON)

Supports Bluetooth contact sharing

OBD-2:  Supports most Bluetooth OBD2 ELM327 Dongles (Not compatible with password protection)


78 Programmable Radio presets (54 FM, 24 AM) with auto search/program

Built-In RDS Radio Receiver Function

Audio & Video

4x45 Watts Surround Stereo

Equalizer Presets:  FLAT / VOICE / ROCK / POP / JAZZ / CLASSIC / CUSTOM (10-channels plus subwoofer)

Built-in microphone (optional external microphone included)

Input & Output

RCA audio/video output

AUX audio/video input

Backup camera ready (RCA video input)

Supports USB drives and Micro SD cards up to 64gb

Dedicated subwoofer output (rca)

USB/SD Supported Video Formats:  MPEG-1/2/4, H264, RMVB, DivX…all Android video formats and 1080P decoding

Audio formats:  MP3, WMA, WAV, AC3, OGG, FLAC etc.

Image formats:  JPEG, BMP, PNG, TIFF etc.

USB port for dedicated 3G WiFi dongle (most users will just use a mobile hot-spot or home WiFi network for connectivity)

FR/FL/RR/RL Four channel Output (line leveled for external amplifier)

Built in amplifier FR/FL/RR/RL 4-Channel Audio Output

Outputs video in any mode, not just DVD mode!

Full Kit Contents

Eonon GA8150A Kit Contents