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Topic # 29307 2-Jan-2009 18:22
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Hi All

I'm after a good bluetooth adapter (USB type) that has 100m range and works well with Windows Mobile/Activesync. Any recommendations? Am I right in thinking that widcomm drivers are best? I've got one that uses the Blue Soleil software and its a bit naff. Its for my Okta Touch - no Wifi on the phone but I'm hoping with 100m BT I can still function around the house.

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Peter

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Reply # 187051 2-Jan-2009 19:23
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Most Bluetooth adapters are ok - even cheap ones. The softwaere - as you found out - makes a huge difference.

I wouldn't worry about a 100m adapter. Your Okta Touch is a 10m device only...






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  Reply # 187054 2-Jan-2009 19:44
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Thanks Mauricio - but how do I know which ones come with Widcomm software? Any personal favourites?

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 187151 3-Jan-2009 13:15
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I've found the DSE based Class 1 BT devices, the ones with the small aerial to be quite effective.

I wouldn't bother with trademe for BT devices though - most that claim to be 100m devices aren't




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  Reply # 187201 3-Jan-2009 17:06
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Thanks for that - will give DSE a go!

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