Questions tagged [bluetooth-audio]

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Why does screen of my phone stay on when listening to Spotify in my car?

Lately I have noticed that when I listen to Spotify while my phone is connected via Bluetooth to the car's speakers, the phone's screen is kept turned on indefinitely. Some specifics: The phone is ...
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Car in-dash receiver vs Car speaker bluetooth

I recently bought a in-dash car receiver for android auto. My in-car receiver also has a speaker. Once I start the car, my phone is connecting to in-car receiver over wireless android auto. I can see ...
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How to make Toyota Prius resume playback where it stopped?

I have a 2019 Toyota Prius that can play music from my Android phone using Bluetooth. On my phone I am using Musicolet as the music player. Some of the time, this works perfectly: the music plays in ...
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How to change input device for Android Voice Access (Accessibility)?

I am running Lineage OS v20, my device is rooted OnePlus 7. I want to use my Bluetooth device as an input for the Voice Access, but it doesn't work. I tried changing audio_policy_configuration.xml by ...
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How to make PC work as Bluetooth headphones with Android devices?

I use my Android tablet/phone as a second screen and play media on it (YouTube videos, music, etc.) and send the audio to my PC where I listen to it through headphones. I use the application "...
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Can an Android tablet act as a speaker for an iOS device?

I've seen a lot of apps that claim to use an Android device as a "wireless speaker", but they all end up needing some kind of PC client as the audio source. I have a "smart display&...
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Is there a way to conditionally connect to specific Bluetooth devices?

My devices involved are a Sena (Bluetooth receiver / speakers for helmet), the built in Moto Guzzi MIA (Bluetooth media module), and a Pixel 7 with Android Version 13. To play music / handle phone ...
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can't get bluetooth audio working while using chromecast despite setting

i am using a pixel 5a/android 13 to cast to a 1st generation chromecast, using the system wide screen cast available in settings because subtitles don't work when using vlc's casting. i'm casting to ...
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Bluetooth transmitter function working on an Android device

I have a Bluetooth transmitter and receiver, and would like to get the transmitter function working on an Android device, with the idea being an audio input into the transmitter end gets output on the ...
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Audio playback from two bluetooth devices stopped working

I have a Galaxy S10e running Android 12, and two bluetooth speakers. I connected to both of them and enabled "audio" playback in the settings. A notification popped up stating that my device ...
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On an Android device, can I plug a wired microphone and output to bluetooth speakers at the same time

It seems like if my Android phone is connected to a bluetooth speaker and then I plug in a wired microphone through the headphone jack, the bluetooth speaker stops working. Is there any way to ...
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What determines the audio source android resumes?

I'm looking for information on what criteria is used when android resumes an audio source. The more technical the better. I would have assumed it was whatever the last playing source was, but that ...
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How can I make sure Bluetooth is working every morning?

I use Google Clock & Spotify as my morning alarm, with OnePlus 11 connected to my Marantz NR1200 stereo receiver. When this works, the alarm sounds and plays. It has worked about 4 out of 5 times. ...
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How do I have different sound output for different apps?

Suppose I am connected to my Bluetooth speaker. I want to play my Youtube Music/Music Player on the speaker. Now, if I turn on Instagram reels, what happens is the Music Player gets paused and the ...
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Android auto noise during phone call

After last update my android phone stopped interfacing correctly with android auto infotainment system during phone calls. To be more specific, it is impossible to make or receive a phone call over ...
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How do I know if I can use LHDC in my Android phone?

I have a Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G NE and I would like to know Whether it can support the LHDC function provided by Xiaomi Buds 3T Pro. If the above is a yes, how do I know I am using that codec? [Will the ...
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How to connect input to phone's 3.5mm jack and transmit signal via Bluetooth other than PC (no USB, like a dongle)

The local gym has elliptical machines facing a row of TVs. The machine has a panel with a 3.5mm jack and controls to select the TV audio source and volume through the jack. I always have my phone and ...
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S21 Bluetooth interrupted by youtube links

In twitter, when scrolling thru tweets containing youtube links, bluetooth automatically attaches to the link ready to play it. This interrupts whatever was being listened to, even though I dont click ...
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Use bluetooth headphones as input only during call

When I make a phone call or video call on my Android phone, can I use my bluetooth headphones/headset only as a microphone (audio input) but not as the audio output device? Instead, I want the audio ...
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How to transmit TV's audio out as 802.11 WiFi to cell phone's WiFi, without using the cell phone's Bluetooth?

I would like to stream the TV's audio signal via 802.11 WiFi, (not Bluetooth). This way, my cellphone's Bluetooth is available for the Bluetooth headset. I have a multipoint headset, but the cellphone ...
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How do I stop music apps from opening in the background/a notification when turning on bluetooth/bluetooth tries to auto-connect

As an avid music listener I have several music apps on my phone. Everytime I turn on bluetooth (or when bluetooth tries to autoconnect to a device without any device to connect to) several of my music ...
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How to connect two different Bluetooth headsets to one Android phone?

I can connect to two devices, but only one is capable of being active at any given time. The reason we want them connected "actively" is singing together on apps like Smile and StarMaker. I ...
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No sound from navigation apps while connected via Bluetooth

I have the next issue with my Google Pixel 6 Pro. I use two nav apps - Google Maps and Waze. The sound from both of them are not audible while phone is connected via Bluetooth to my car, unless I ...
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Sony TV XBR-49X705D (Android TV) connect bluetooth headphones

I want to connect Bluetooth headphones to a TV Sony XBR-49X705D. The TV has Bluetooth, and I was able to join a keyboard, but when I tried to connect the headphones, it didn't work. Is there a way to ...
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Is there any way to have audio output through one Bluetooth device and input through another

I have an Android phone and Sony WF-1000XM4 noise cancelling earbuds. These work great when listening to music or making calls over Discord. However, I'm often in high noise environments where the mic ...
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(Pxl5) Audio via JBL speaker becomes fractured after some minutes

The following is a consistent problem (reproduces always): Connecting phone to speaker and turning music on Music is played, un-fractured. Within 30 minutes (maybe less), music becomes very fractured:...
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Why is there no option for Bluetooth Dual Audio in Android 11 and are there plans to add it?

It's strange that with most Android devices you can only can output audio to one device connected to via Bluetooth at a time, especially since Dual Audio (output for two audio devices at once) is ...
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Android 10: How can I switch to external loudspeakers during a call (the screen is black and locked and nothing happens if I plug the loudspeakers)?

I have a Motorola "moto e" phone running Android 10. Unlike in the case of my old Windows Phone when, during a call, it was enough to plug the 3.5 mm jack with 3 contacts of my external ...
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How can I forward audio from the handset mic to wireless earbuds

Im involved in a kind of cosplay where it's useful to have someone else relay verbal instructions from the sidelines. (Very heavy sound deadening helmet) Because its in a small space, and I can't ...
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is it possible to connect another android device for "media audio" thru bluetooth?

I can connect to a notebook, and on android it says "connected for media audio", perfect! But i cant walk for hours with a notebook... I got another android on a smartphone (B) that cant run ...
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Bluetooth Headset does not work with VoLTE

I have a strange situation where my Bluetooth headset does not work for (most) VoLTE calls. More specifically, I can perfectly hear the other end, while they are unable to hear me. Is there a way to ...
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How to have a different input/output audio source

I have a one plus pro 8. It has excellent microphone (output) noise cancelling. I also have a Bose quiet comfort 35 II which has excellent noise (input) cancelling as well. My problem is they when I ...
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How does Audio metadata works?

I have an Android device on which I want to pair phone/laptop and play songs: When I pair my phone and I play a song, the song's metadata is displayed on the Android device. When I pair my laptop to ...
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Output audio from mic on bluetooth headset to phone speaker

I want to get audio from the mic on a bluetooth headset, send it to the connected phone, and play it on the phone speakers. I'm aware there are different profiles and protocols to be used, but I'm ...
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How do I use Android Support for Hearing Aid (ASHA) on a capable phone?

I have been looking around for a demonstration of someone using the ASHA feature on an android phone, but a general google search only brings up ASHA feature being announced (from 2018) or something ...
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How to improve bluetooth audio quality

OS: Android 10 Device: Samsung Galaxy 10e Speakers: Marley Get Togeather I bought some new bluetooth speakers that were rated highly for audio quality, but when I connect my phone, it sounds really ...
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How to check Bluetooth audio codecs on Android 5.0

I have an old Note 3 phone that I use as a music player. I am trying to find out if it supports the aptX Bluetooth codec. I turned on developer mode and all the instructions I can find online say to ...
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Chose which player is activated by headphones play/pause buttons

I have 3 pairs of Bluetooth headphones: Sony WH-1000xm4 Jabra Elite Active 65t Cardo PacTack bold (motorcycle communicator, works as Bluetooth headset) On my Pixel 5 I have 2 sound players installed:...
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Finer grained audio and Bluetooth control?

I'm running OnePlus 6 with current oxygenOS (10.3.7) based on Android 10. When listening to music on a Bluetooth device it's really annoying to hear notification sounds, is there any way to get finer ...
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Can we hear media and make call simultaneously using two bluetooth devices?

The picture says both are active. Device : redmi note 7 pro
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How can I stop a Galaxy S7 from connecting to multiple Bluetooth sources?

In my front room I've got a Bluetooth sound bar under the TV. I also have a portable Bluetooth speaker that I use around the house a lot, mostly in the kitchen. However the reception from my sound bar ...
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Output audio with Bluetooth and speaker at same time

I want to watch a film with my friends on my Xiaomi/Redmi7/Android9. I have Bluetooth headset and he have normal Headphones (with cable). How can I output the sound on BT and AUX at same time?
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How to use wired and wireless headphones simultaneously? [duplicate]

I have both wired and wireless headphones. I thought of sharing the both to see a movie. To do that, can we get the audio output of both at same time. I can able to switch the output but not access at ...
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My android phone as a Bluetooth relay

I'm a teacher. I use a portable personal amplifier in my class to make me louder. I was wondering whether it is possible to connect a Bluetooth mic and a Bluetooth speaker to an Android device and ...
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Audio resumes whenever bluetooth connects or disconnects - how do I stop this?

This seems to be independent of which bluetooth device I connect/disconnect to (car audio, ear buds, etc), and is also independent of whatever the last app I was listening to (VLC, Pandora, etc). ...
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Bluetooth and external speaker loosing audio data

I'm experiencing a weird problem. When I connect my android phone (Android version 10) to a bluetooth speaker, for some MP3, the ones where there are pauses inside a track (for instance, for languages ...
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Bluetooth Speaker Controls Too Loud and in Too Few Steps

I bought a set of Dali Zensor 1 AX speakers which has a Bluetooth connection. Playing over the 3.5mm cable works perfectly and the volume can be nicely adjusted from the phone. The phone has 31 volume ...
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Bluetooth speaker and buds: Delay in playback, truncates short sounds

Recent android phone. I initially observed this issue just with Boom and Megaboom bluetooth speakers, but I now have Jabra buds, and see the same issue: The first 100-500 milliseconds of audio do ...
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Google assistant triggers in hindi language

Whenever I trigger google assistant using bluetooth headphones, it starts speaks in hindi and I need to ask in hindi. But when I start assistant from mobile directly it works normally (in english). ...
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Bluetooth headphones occasionally disconnect and immediately reconnect

I use a Huawei MediaPad X2 (GEM-701L with Android 4.3) and a couple of different Bluetooth headphones (the latest are Sony WF-1000XM3). I listen to music through the headphones and they occasionally ...
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