The DRL's on my VW Jetta are just the regular low beam headlights but both my BMW's with Xenons use the angel eyes as DRL's. That's one of the reasons I went with Xenons and also the adaptive feature that is awesome when you go around corners, beside the superior lighting of the Xenons.
HIS: 2007 E92 328i 6MT (RETIRED)
HERS: 2009 E90 328i xDrive 6AT
ON ORDER: STATUS 195 2014 E84 xDrive 28i 8AT-Alpine White/Black Nevada/Silver Matte w/ZMV,ZLP,494