In this article, we want to share information about how you can listen to music via Bluetooth headset, which initially does not support the multimedia sounds broadcasting. We will show an application for Bluetooth headsets on Android that allows you to do it.
This manual contains steps from the beginning: from the pairing the headset with smartphone to broadcasting multimedia sounds on it. If you have made some steps on your own, just skip them and perform the following paragraph.
- Go to the Google Play and download the Mono Bluetooth Router app to your device.
If you are using the device that was not purchased in Europe or you have the custom firmware, then you may not have the Google Play. In this case, download the aforementioned application from the specialized sites and install it, and do not forget to enable the permission to install programs from unknown sources.
- Next, turn on your headset and activate the discovery mode according to the instructions from the manufacturer. This step is necessary to ensure that the smartphone is able to find the earphone for its further connection.
- On your phone, open the settings.
- Open «Bluetooth».
- Activate it by moving the slider to the active position. Usually it is located in the top right corner of the display.
- You will see a list of devices, which you have connected to earlier. At the bottom of the window, click “Search” to find your earphone.
- In the list, find the model of your headset and click it to make a pair.
- If you do it for the first time, the headset may ask for a password to activate the connection. Typically, the code is 0000, but if not, look it up in the manual of the headset.
- Then, you can return to your desktop and run the previously downloaded program. This is probably the best application for Android Bluetooth headset.
- The application is very simple to operate: to redirect all the sounds to the headset, press «On».
Important note: in this mode your headset will be constantly active and it will play the sounds from the music player, video games, system sounds. After use, be sure to disable this option, since it leads to quite rapid discharging of the peripheral device.
- In order to disable the multimedia broadcasting and leave only the call mode, press «Off».