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App to play media through mono bluetooth headset?

Discussion in 'Android Apps & Games' started by matogl0396, Nov 28, 2009.

  1. matogl0396

    matogl0396 New Member
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    I see another post on this but it's a little outdated so I'm hoping there has been a recent development.

    Looking for a way to transmit audio from media (music, movies, audiobooks...not phone calls) to my standard bluetooth wireless device, which is not A2DP.

    This worked perfectly with no tweaks on my enV Touch so clearly it isn't a hardware issue, which by extension means there should be a software workaround, possibly in the form of a downloadable App. :) Anything that would work is cool though...registry edits, whatever, I just desperately want to listen to audiobooks at work without buying a new headset!

    Thanks in advance for reading/replying,
     

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  2. cranky_dan

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    I'm gonna pay attention to this thread. This is exactly why I came here today. I want to listen to streaming radio on my droid via my bluetooth headset.

    Thanks! :)
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  3. aaronjohnston

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    Yup, lurking as well :thinking:
     
  4. mjschmidt

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  5. cranky_dan

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    Hey. Thanks for the thread. Some good info in there...
     
  6. Marshall70

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    I'm also very interested in this, can't wait until this app is available.
     
  7. illusive817

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    i would love to see this done , i have to use my mono all the time and would like to have some background music from time to time

    but apparently everyone says it cant be done

    Anything can be accomplished!
     
  8. nj2tou

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    I too am looking for this, but not for music, although that would be cool, but for navigation. On my Touch Pro I had a bluetooth audio program that worked great! It's hard to hear the directions when even just having a conversation, nevermind blasting the stereo! LOL!

    I'm gonna check out the above mentioned thread and hope there's something there! thanks!
     
  9. epdixon

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    I have spent the better part of today looking for a solution to this issue.

    I am leaving June 15th for a 10,000 mile motorcycle trip and my Cardo Scala Rider in-helmet bluetooth headset does not support A2DP/stereo audio. I want to be able to listen to music (what the system was designed for), but can't using my Motorola Droid. This is VERY frustrating, being so close but yet so far from a solution.

    Browsing Android Marketplace, I found an app called "Sound Route Switcher"
    The description seems to say it does exactly what I want to do, but after reading the reviews, seemes to be a fake program or at least doesn't work for anyone.

    I would willingly pay someone to develop an app to route media audio to a mono bluetooth device.

    PS: the ** or *** or "pause" deal didnt work for me on the Motorola Droid.
     
  10. greatwall

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    Try this app "Super BT Mono", not working on every phone currently.
     
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  11. hobbesy

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    Just tested using Scala Rider and HTC Desire and doesn't work :( still looking!

    Thanks for the idea though
     
  12. iamjustifyd

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    I just bought a Scala Q2 with monotone. Anyone find an app that works for the BT? I've been looking. I have a Samsung Moment
     
  13. Ewe_eff_Gaytors

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    I never could find it, picked me up a bluetooth stereo headset.
     
  14. gevo

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    Thank you for sharing this (Super BT Mono Froyo Free), it works on my HTC EVO (Froyo) and El Cheapo Plantronics 240. - They have otherl versions. Also saw "Bluetooth Switcher." Found on AppBrain.
     
  15. halilstar

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    I downloaded app named "Super Mono Froyo" free trial first (works only 4 days if I remember correctly) it worked for my phone (HTC Desire HD) and the bluetooth (Samsung Wep490). So I bought the Full version. Works like a charm :)
     
  16. anabolina

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  17. eweigert

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    I downloaded this app named "Super Mono Froyo" free trial first also. It worked great with my Backflip and Platronics Bluetooth. Bought full version Thanks!!
     
  18. mcta

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    Someone just recently released a free app that gets the job done. Its call BTmono.

    BTmono - Android app on AppBrain

    Works fine for me.
    HTC Legend, stock 2.2
     
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  19. I was looking out for this solution for a while now! I tried "Super Mono Froyo" on my HTC Wildfire with froyo. but it is not working. looks like a graphics issue and I am not able to see the buttons.. is there another one I can try?

    thanks
    joe
     
  20. dcannoli

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    Thanks to mcta I can listen to streaming radio or podcasts via my Motorola H720 with my VM OV. BT Mono works perfectly as advertised.
     
  21. Clevo89

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    Would something like this work?

    Sony Ericsson MW600 Bluetooth Headset

    and the PowerAmp app can play audio through bluetooth connection.

    Though I can't swear on this as I'm yet to receive the BT Headset I've ordered...
     
  22. midi

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    try bluemusic, it does the routing of the audio and lots of other features.
     
  23. suchi

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    It worked as long as I was in gingerbread but hangs after I upgraded to ICS. My phone is a Galaxy S2. Anyone has a solution?
     
  24. awamori

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    I have a Verizon Driod X.None of the Media to Mono BT apps in the market work (even ones that worked on previous firmware versions of my phone).Either Google, Verizon, Motorola or all of them are in bed with the BT adapter manufacturers. They are trying to force you to buy the more expensive A2DP devices. Its not that they are too lazy to impliment this feature.. They have intentionaly disabled it for their own finacial benifit. :mad:
     

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