[Gta04-owner] Bluetooth handsfree unit

Gilles Filippini gilles.filippini at free.fr
Tue Nov 27 15:46:51 CET 2012


> De: "Benedikt Bär | Relamp.tk" <beniwtv at relamp.tk>
> Envoyé: Mardi 27 Novembre 2012 15:25:06
> 
> On 11/27/2012 03:20 PM, Gilles Filippini wrote:
> >> De: "Benedikt Bär | Relamp.tk" <beniwtv at relamp.tk>
> >> Envoyé: Mardi 27 Novembre 2012 14:49:57
> >>
> >> On 11/26/2012 04:56 PM, Gilles Filippini wrote:
> >> Today I had some more time to play with this, and compare QtMoko
> >> to
> >> other phones (Samsung with Bada OS and Samsung with Android 2.3).
> >>
> >> I have a Sony car kit from which I make tests:
> >>
> >> 1) Both phones can pair fine with it. QtMoko also pairs fine, no
> >> problems here.
> >>
> >> 2) If I touch "Connect", both phones connect to both headset and
> >> A2DP/AVRCP connections. On QtMoko on the other hand, I have two
> >> connect
> >> buttons, one for headset and one for A2DP. I can't connect to
> >> both.
> >> Probably the UI needs to be refreshed to only show "Connect" and
> >> connect
> >> automatically, like any other phone does.
> >>
> >> I'm missing an "advanced" settings on both these phones though, in
> >> which
> >> I could select to which services to connect to. If we could
> >> implement
> >> that in QtMoko that would give us an edge over other phones.
> >>
> >> 3) Once connected, on both my phones ALL sounds will be routed to
> >> the
> >> BT
> >> headset via A2DP protocol. No special bluetooth support required
> >> for
> >> apps. Once a call comes in, the car kit switches to the headset
> >> connection, and the dialer then uses that to output sound. Thus,
> >> even
> >> if
> >> music is playing, while there is a call you will not hear it.
> >>
> >> In QtMoko on the other hand, it asks me whether I want to play
> >> sounds
> >> over BT, which none of my other phones do. So this could probably
> >> be
> >> removed. We probably can just assume if I connect A2DP that I want
> >> to
> >> play all sounds over BT. Could be made configurable under advanced
> >> settings though, in any case.
> > What sequence leads to this question? I haven't had it asked during
> > my tests.
> > Is it v50 or an older release? In case it's v50, I'll try a fresh
> > install to make sure I didn't mess the config.
> 
> It's v49. It appears as soon as I click on "Connect AD2P".

I didn't see this option, but maybe it's because I've only tried phone
handsfree units so far. I'll try with a Motorola S305 headset this
evening.

> I'll try a fresh install (have I missed the v50 announcement, or is
> that
> a prerelease of some sort?)

v50 hasn't been announced (to my knowledge), but is available for
download on qtmoko.sf.net.

Thanks,

_g.


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