As the jack is straight, this makes it ideal for bulky phone cases without having to remove them to listen to your favorite music playlist. I had to yell my fool head off. Several drawbacks make this a less-than-amazing product I was very eager to try this adapter, as I have been using a Belkin wired cassette audio adapter for years, and wanted to take advantage of Bluetooth to play audio from my iPhone and iPods in the car. When it is time to swap cassettes, I bring the drained one home to charge overnight. In fact, they are simple and quick to install. Once you've heard the ascending tone, you should hear another tone, which at this point go to your settings, then Bluetooth. Conclusion I have had this adapter for two days and I like it.
Then on the say back from this 600 mile trip I tried to use it again and all I could do is get this thing to play on the right side channel of the stereo. I had to wait until just before use to turn on the power. You can place your hands safely on the wheel while you are driving and listen to unlimited calls and music, This Cassette Adapter Bluetooth comprises a rechargeable battery so that you can use it for your longest road trips. Cannot charge while inserted in deck limiting you to the battery life of the device for listening. I tried many things and finally concluded that the cassette being charged while the car was running was being drained when the ignition key was off.
Charge lasts about 4 - 6 hours. In general, the adapter is suitable for most player devices with a 3. The microphone for hands free dialing seems to work very well so far as I can give audible commands to Siri and she picks them up well. Once you've heard the ascending tone, just wait a few seconds and you should hear a brief tone. Overall all I am pleased with the sound quality and it's very cool to play Bluetooth through my vintange car stereo tape deck. The wired adapter initially worked fine but the sound became staticky after just a day or so. It works super easy and there were no problems pairing it.
After fiddling with it for nearly two weeks, I put it in the glovebox and went back to my old wired cassette adapter. Both of your hands stay safe on the wheel while your audio source stays in your pocket. Frequently Asked Questions Can I use the Cassette Adapter Bluetooth to answer phone calls? Just below that you will find this small thing that is moveable. In other words, your music will sound like it is coming out of a cardboard box. The switch is tiny, and cannot reasonably be operated without a pencil, paper clip, or sharp fingernail -- it is below the surface of the case with no chamfered edges to help grab the teeny slide switch.
To reconnect, repeat Steps 2-5. In our case there were no negatives. Also, there is no noticeable delay from when you perform a Voiceover gesture to when you actually hear Voiceover talk, which I think is wonderful. If you are like me, this product isn't for you. It is also very cheap plastic. Don't need any surprises like when you kick the tape out and the radio blows your ears out. Buy it if you want to breathe some new life into your older car's stereo.
It's a tape so don't expect stellar sound. These products range in brand and style, so your choices are endless. Something on the order of 40 hours would be nice but asks a lot. Just like that, you can stream music from any Bluetooth music player or phone. This Cassette Adapter Bluetooth will only get into the charging mode once you are going to remove it from a cassette deck and while it is not in use. Play music via your Bluetooth enabled device through your car stereo cassette player or your home cassette player. It has many very attractive features but suffers from - in my opinion - one significant but not critical design flaw.
The reason is it provides rather poor frequency response, so your music will lack that punch that it should have. The Cassette Adapter should now be powered on and ready for Bluetooth Connecting because it tape head is pressed in. Some noise from the cassette mechanism is apparent although drowned out at higher volumes. If the sound quality was great, it would be worth it. The cassette adapter produces a clean, full stereo sound without you having to upgrade your sound system.
I purchased this in anticipation of listening to my iPhone music through my car speakers during a two month driving trip around America. Try as I might, it would not eject. The Cassette Adapter Bluetooth has a built in microphone that allows for hands-free cellphone operation while driving. We just try keeping the volume level on the radio the same as the other sources. After using for more than 5min, I've found it to have nothing but subpar or inadequate performance. Have you ever thought about transforming your unused cassette player into a modern day Bluetooth speaker? Switch the audio system to cassette mode, select your chosen song and hit play. This Car Connecting Pack is compatible with decks that make you insert the cassette with the tape opening facing the side.
If you attempt to use it, let's say, with Siri or for phone calls, Siri or the other person on the line will not be able to hear you really well. Plus, you now have a hands-free solution for phone calls, thanks to the built in microphone. I tried cranking my phone and car stereo volume all the way up, and it was just adequate radio was deafening at the same volume. Garbage Product So recently my line-in cassette fell through and I needed a replacement. If instead you just need to talk on the phone hands free, this will probably work fine. See the best list for bluetooth cassette adapter that you can buy online. Disclaimer The review on this page has generously been submitted by a member of the AppleVis community.
That should solve the problem with the rattling. Also, i noticed the bluetooth adapter automatically shuts itself off when turning the cassette deck off. I was thoroughly disappointed in this item when I charged it up and put it into my car to play music. Now you're all set to play music and take phone calls through your car's sound system. There is no difference in the item itself.