S3 and vehicle bluetooth

Discussion in 'Mobile Phones' started by skid2, Sep 11, 2012.

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  1. skid2

    skid2 LE Book Reviewer

    So there I was in the merc shop explaining to the nice person that my built in bluetooth had packed in. I could hear them but they couldnt hear me. Off they went and came back for the phone. Ah an S3, there may be a problem here you need a software upgrade. So I looked, no sign of one. I have searched and googled but the only other one seems to be a person in singapore
  2. skid2

    skid2 LE Book Reviewer

    Ah should have made it clearer. Damn thing doesn't take calls. Can ring in and out. I can hear them but they can't hear me.
  3. Have you got a little icecream cone looking icon on your dash? If so, you have "mute" on
  4. Sounds like a microphone issue, have you got another phone to try it with?
  5. skid2

    skid2 LE Book Reviewer

    No sign of an ice cream cone thing. And yes htc (which might have a software problem also). Off to dig out a nokia.
  6. skid2

    skid2 LE Book Reviewer

    Acc to those nice people at Samsung the S3 runs on a vehicular bluetooth system of 4.0 or later. App the current Merc does not run a 4.0 (like I'd know). Are they thinking of doing an update, no. Or a software update for the S3, no. 'But not to worry' said the nice man at Samsung 'It just means that you may not be able to utilise all the phones features through that particular system'.

    What, like being able to take part in your half of a phone call?