Like CD models, E46 tape players were available in two sizes:
1 din as standard tape player and small navi
2 din as big navi and/or tv
In fact even in 1997 E46 tape equipment was really outdated, so never became desirable piece of gear. Only advantage of these devices was compatibility with CD-changer, and that is all. None of these units didn’t offer AUX compatibility.
First, oldest 1 din E46 tape unit:
Bit fresher unit after 2001 lifting:
and the last variation of e46 casette player:
All of these were made by Philips / VDO