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OFFICIAL: Bluetooth Device thread

PostPosted:Thu Aug 05, 2010 3:14 pm
by TheHolyGhost
I'm starting this thread to keep track of which devices people have used that worked with the bluetooth system in the Kizashi.

I'll try to update this post to keep it up to date as people post below. This will by no means be an exhaustive list and is only intended to supplement Suzuki's list here

Apple
  • iPhone (1st gen): calls
  • iPhone 4: streaming audio, calls (also USB and Mapquest GPS)
  • iPad: Bluetooth audio (no USB)
Blackberry/RIM
  • Verizon Tour 9630: streaming audio, calls
  • 9700
  • 8900 : calls
Casio
  • G'zOne TYPE-S
Garmin
  • Nüvi 775T
HTC
  • Touch Pro2 (Windows) : streaming audio, calls
  • EVO 4G (Android) : streaming audio, calls
  • Nexus One
  • Incredible: phone, streaming audio
LG
  • Flare LX165
Motorola
  • Renegade V950
Samsung
  • SWAY : calls

Re: OFFICIAL: Bluetooth Device thread

PostPosted:Thu Aug 05, 2010 6:34 pm
by KCKizashi
HTC Touch Pro2 (Windows) and HTC EVO 4G (Android) - both work without issue and paired up easily.

FYI - the Radio displays the code to input on your phone during the pairing process.

Re: OFFICIAL: Bluetooth Device thread

PostPosted:Thu Aug 05, 2010 11:08 pm
by Senegal
Blackberry 9700

Re: OFFICIAL: Bluetooth Device thread

PostPosted:Fri Aug 06, 2010 12:51 am
by autopiolet
I can't tell you how nice it is to hear that phones not listed on the Suzuki web site work. I purchased a T-Mobile Vibrant and was not able to pair it. My old phone that is listed pared with no problem so I took the Vibrant back and started using my old phone again. Now I have hope again. By the way can you stream music to it from the phone? If so does the phone still ring when the phone is streaming music?

Re: OFFICIAL: Bluetooth Device thread

PostPosted:Fri Aug 06, 2010 12:54 am
by BrashL
I have a minor suggestion. Could we expand the list to include phone call, phonebook and audio streaming compatibility? My 1st Gen iPhone works perfectly making calls, but doesn't seem to be able to do the latter two. Not a huge deal but when I upgrade I'd like to get one that does all three.

Re: OFFICIAL: Bluetooth Device thread

PostPosted:Fri Aug 06, 2010 1:13 am
by babacu
iPhone 3GS, phone and audio streaming. Haven't tried the phonebook part, although I seem to remember reading somewhere that it's not supposed to work.

Re: OFFICIAL: Bluetooth Device thread

PostPosted:Fri Aug 06, 2010 2:40 am
by lookin
my iphone4 works well streaming and when the phone rings i get caller id music gets paused and replays when im done im using the kenwood head unit with navigation very nice

Re: OFFICIAL: Bluetooth Device thread

PostPosted:Fri Aug 06, 2010 1:23 pm
by TheHolyGhost
I don't think that the first gen iPhone has stereo bluetooth.

Feel free to update with what worked and I'll add it.
autopiolet wrote: If so does the phone still ring when the phone is streaming music?

It actually depends on your phone, not the car, but I've never used a phone that didn't pause the music and ring when a call was coming in.

Re: OFFICIAL: Bluetooth Device thread

PostPosted:Fri Aug 06, 2010 6:26 pm
by KCKizashi
KCKizashi wrote:HTC Touch Pro2 (Windows) and HTC EVO 4G (Android) - both work without issue and paired up easily.

FYI - the Radio displays the code to input on your phone during the pairing process.


Update: Both phones do streaming audio and calls. Also transmits the GPS turn-by-turn instructions over the car stereo and pauses/mutes the streaming audio when the GPS is talking.

Re: OFFICIAL: Bluetooth Device thread

PostPosted:Mon Aug 09, 2010 9:58 pm
by TObject
Casio G'zOne TYPE-S
Garmin Nüvi 775T