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Topic # 111557 7-Nov-2012 12:15 Send private message

i want to send my pc audio to my stereo without wires
can i do it over wifi.. with my iphone connected to the stereo?

what other options are there?

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  Reply # 713464 7-Nov-2012 12:20 Send private message

What media player are you using? If iTunes, you can get yourself Airport Express or any AirPlay devices.




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  Reply # 713483 7-Nov-2012 13:00 Send private message

i want it for youtube more than i do for itunes

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  Reply # 713484 7-Nov-2012 13:01 Send private message

IS this on Windows or Mac?

You can search on Google for Airplay anything.. Anyway.. here's one from LifeHacker: http://lifehacker.com/5802958/how-to-make-your-entire-home-airplay+compatible




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  Reply # 713493 7-Nov-2012 13:13 Send private message

meh airplay cost $25 in technical terms it is not that hard just need to fins something which does the job

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  Reply # 713507 7-Nov-2012 13:29 Send private message

Buy a USB FM transmitter.

No idea if DSE still sell them but there are plenty of options.



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  Reply # 713509 7-Nov-2012 13:33 Send private message

sbiddle: Buy a USB FM transmitter.

No idea if DSE still sell them but there are plenty of options.




Eww no.  FM transmission is crap.

If you're going to buy something, you may as well spend the $25 on Airplay.. results will be better

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  Reply # 715292 10-Nov-2012 19:56 Send private message

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  Reply # 715311 10-Nov-2012 21:30 Send private message

qwerty7: i want to send my pc audio to my stereo without wires
can i do it over wifi.. with my iphone


2 ideas:

If you run itunes on something (like a laptop) you can control it with the free Remote app from your iphone/ipad etc.  Connect laptop to stereo with a cheap headphone socket to rca cable and you're good to go.
https://itunes.apple.com/app/remote/id284417350?mt=8

Other idea is something like the apple TV ($169 ish).  With this you can send audio from another source, (such as a laptop running itunes or from your iphone direct if it has the music on it), to the apple TV via airplay.  This essentially sends the whole file by wifi so there's essentially no loss of quality via this method.

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  Reply # 715328 10-Nov-2012 22:11 Send private message

Thought about using Bluetooth?

I use this for playing any audio from my pc or phone - http://www.belkin.com/us/p/P-F8Z492

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