Known issues and older phones

We regularly test the latest and most popular mobile phones. As some mobiles unfortunately aren’t fully compatible with the ConnectLine system, upgrading the Streamer or the phone’s firmware can solve some issues.

Known issues - please select your phone below

  • Streamer Pro and mobile phone incompatibilities:

     

     POP PLUS

     Android 6.0.1  *✔

    Please note that even though a phone isn’t recommended, it will often work fine if the Streamer is used only with the phone. However, using a full-scale ConnectLine system with a Streamer and several other devices might be a problem.

  • Streamer Pro and mobile phone incompatibilities:


     

     iPhone 4

     iOS 7  *✔ 1, 12, 14, 18, 19
     iPhone 4S

     iOS 8.0.2
     *✔ 1, 12, 14, 18, 19
     iPhone 5

     iOS 8.0.2
     *✔ 1, 12, 14, 18, 19
     iPhone 5S

     iOS 8.0.2
     *✔ 1, 12, 14, 18, 19
     iPhone 5C

     iOS 8.0.2
     *✔ 1, 12, 14, 18, 19
     iPhone 6

     iOS 9.3.5
     *✔ 23, 26
     iPhone 6S

     iOS 10.0.2  *✔ 23, 26, 27, 35, 36, 37
     iPhone 6 Plus

     iOS 8.2
     *✔ 27
     iPhone 6S Plus

     iOS 9.2.1  *✔ 25, 26, 27
     iPhone SE

     iOS 10.0.2  *✔ 23, 26, 29, 35, 38
     iPhone 7

     iOS 10.0.2  *✔ 23, 26, 27, 35, 36, 37
     iPhone 7 Plus

     iOS 10.0.2  *✔ 27, 35, 36, 37

    Please note that even though a phone isn’t recommended, it will often work fine if the Streamer is used only with the phone. However, using a full-scale ConnectLine system with a Streamer and several other devices might be a problem.


     
  • Streamer Pro and mobile phone incompatibilities:


     Torch

     3.2.33
     *✔ 1, 12, 18, 19
     Torch 9900

       *✔ 1, 12, 18, 19

    Please note that even though a phone isn’t recommended, it will often work fine if the Streamer is used only with the phone. However, using a full-scale ConnectLine system with a Streamer and several other devices might be a problem.

     
  • Streamer Pro and mobile phone incompatibilities:


     PhoneEasy 410 GSM
     
       *✔ 1, 19
     PhoneEasy 509

       *✔ 19, 21
     PhoneEasy 610 GSM

       *✔ 1, 19
     PhoneEasy 622

       ⃝
     PhoneEasy 632

       *✔ 19, 21
     PhoneEasy 740

     Android Version 2.3
     *✔ 1, 19
     Liberto 810

       *✔ 20
     Liberto 820

       *✔ 19, 21
     Liberto 820 Mini

       *✔ 19, 21
     Liberto 8030

     Android 5.1.1  *✔ 29
     Liberto 825

     Android 5.1.1  *✔ 29

    PhoneEasy 509

    Please note that even though a phone isn’t recommended, it will often work fine if the Streamer is used only with the phone. However, using a full-scale ConnectLine system with a Streamer and several other devices might be a problem.


     
  • Streamer Pro and mobile phone incompatibilities:


     Desire S

     Android 2.3.5
     *✔ 1, 12, 14
     One X+

     Android Version 4.1.1
     *✔ 1, 12, 14, 19
     Sensation

     1.35.401.1
     *✔ 
     Sensation

     Android 2.3.3
     *✔ 1, 12, 14
     Wildfire

     2.22.405.1
     *✔ 
     Wildfire S

     Android 2.3.6
     *✔ 1, 12, 14
     7 Trophy

     2250.21.51201.401
     *✔ 1, 10 ,12, 14, 19
    Sensation
    Sensation
    Sensation
    Android Version 4.1.1
    Android Version 4.1.1

    Please note that even though a phone isn’t recommended, it will often work fine if the Streamer is used only with the phone. However, using a full-scale ConnectLine system with a Streamer and several other devices might be a problem.

     
  • Streamer Pro and mobile phone incompatibilities:


     P9

     Android 6.0  *✔ 23, 29
     P10

     Android 7.0  *✔ 23, 29
     Mate 8

     Android 6.0  *✔ 23, 29

    Please note that even though a phone isn’t recommended, it will often work fine if the Streamer is used only with the phone. However, using a full-scale ConnectLine system with a Streamer and several other devices might be a problem.

  • Streamer Pro and mobile phone incompatibilities:


     P990 Optimus 2X

     Android 2.3.6
     *✔ 1, 10, 12, 14, 19
     GB 220

       ⃝
     G2

     Android 4.4.2
     *✔ 12, 14, 19
     G3

     Android 4.4.2
     *✔ 12, 14, 19
     G5

     Android 6.0.1  *✔ 23, 29
     Nexus 4

     Android 4.4.4
     *✔ 12, 14, 19
     Nexus 5

     Android 6.0.1
     *✔ 10, 31, 32
     Nexus 5X

     Android 6.0
     *✔ 23
    Nexus 5
    Android 4.4.2
    Android 4.4.2

    Please note that even though a phone isn’t recommended, it will often work fine if the Streamer is used only with the phone. However, using a full-scale ConnectLine system with a Streamer and several other devices might be a problem.

  • Streamer Pro and mobile phone incompatibilities:


     Lumia 640

     Windows 8.1
     *✔ 22, 23
     Lumia 950

     Windows 10  *✔ 22, 23
     Lumia 550

     Windows 10  ⃝
     Lumia 650

     Windows 10  ⃝
     

    Please note that even though a phone isn’t recommended, it will often work fine if the Streamer is used only with the phone. However, using a full-scale ConnectLine system with a Streamer and several other devices might be a problem.

  • Streamer Pro and mobile phone incompatibilities:


     Moto G

     Android 4.4.2
     *✔ 21
     Moto G Plus

     Android 6.0.1
     *✔ 23, 29
     Nexus 6P

     Android 6.0.1  *✔ 22, 23
     X Style

     Android 6.0.1  *✔ 33, 34
     

    Please note that even though a phone isn’t recommended, it will often work fine if the Streamer is used only with the phone. However, using a full-scale ConnectLine system with a Streamer and several other devices might be a problem.

  • Streamer Pro and mobile phone incompatibilities:


     MyPhone Mini

     Android 5.1
     *✔ 21, 28
     

    Please note that even though a phone isn’t recommended, it will often work fine if the Streamer is used only with the phone. However, using a full-scale ConnectLine system with a Streamer and several other devices might be a problem.

  • Streamer Pro and mobile phone incompatibilities:


     C5

     81.003
     *✔ 1, 10, 12
     C3-00

     8.7
     ⃝
     C3-01

     07.32
     ⃝
     Lumia 800

     Windows 7.5
     *✔ 1, 12, 19
     Lumia 900

     Windows 7.5
     *✔ 1, 12, 14, 19
     Lumia 920

       *✔ 1, 12, 14, 16, 19
     Lumia 930

     Windows 8.1
     *✔ 19, 21, 22
     X3-02

     06.75
     ⃝
     108

       ⃝
     220

       ⃝
     225

       ⃝
     206

     04.51
     ⃝
     230

     
     *✔ 21, 27


    Please note that even though a phone isn’t recommended, it will often work fine if the Streamer is used only with the phone. However, using a full-scale ConnectLine system with a Streamer and several other devices might be a problem.

  • Streamer Pro and mobile phone incompatibilities:


     Galaxy Note 4

     Android 5.0.1
     *✔ 10, 19, 21, 24
     Galaxy SIII Mini

       *✔ 1, 12, 14 ,17, 19
     GT-B2710 Xcover

     B271MXXKD1
     *✔ 10, 12, 19
     GT-E2370

     E2370XJL1
     *✔ 1, 10, 12, 19
     GT-I1910 Galaxy S 2

     IML74K.XWLPG
     *✔ 1, 12, 14, 19
     GT-I9300 Galaxy S III

     Android Version 4.1.1
     *✔ 1, 12, 14, 19
     GT-S5610

     S5610XXMH2/S5610OXBMH1
     *✔ 21
     GT-S5690 Galaxy Xcover

     Gingerbread.XXLB7
     *✔ 1, 10, 12, 13, 14, 19
     GT-S5570 Galaxy Mini

     Android 2.3.6
     ⃝
     Galaxy S4

     Android 4.4.2
     *✔ 12, 14, 19
     Galaxy S4 Mini

     Android 4.4.2
     *✔ 12, 14, 19
     Galaxy S5

     Android 4.4.2
     *✔ 12, 14, 19
     Galaxy S5 Mini

     Android 4.4.2
     *✔ 12, 14, 19
     Galaxy S6 Edge

     Android 6.0.1
     *✔ 26
     Galaxy S7

     Android 6.0.1
     *✔ 26
     Galaxy S7 Edge

    Android 6.0.1   *✔ 10, 29
    Android Version 4.1.1
    Android Version 4.1.1

    Please note that even though a phone isn’t recommended, it will often work fine if the Streamer is used only with the phone. However, using a full-scale ConnectLine system with a Streamer and several other devices might be a problem.

  • Streamer Pro and mobile phone incompatibilities:


     Xperia Acro S

     Android Version 4.0.4
     *✔ 1, 12, 14, 19
     Xperia Arc

     Android 2.3.4
     *✔ 1, 10 ,12, 14, 19
     Xperia Mini

     4.0.A.2.377
     *✔ 1, 10, 12, 14, 19
     Xperia V

     Android Version 4.0.4
     *✔ 1, 12, 14 ,19
     Zylo

     1232-9903 R7DA062 100 926
     *✔ 1, 12, 19

    Please note that even though a phone isn’t recommended, it will often work fine if the Streamer is used only with the phone. However, using a full-scale ConnectLine system with a Streamer and several other devices might be a problem.

  • Streamer Pro and mobile phone incompatibilities:


     Xperia Z1

     Android 4.4.2
     *✔ 12, 14, 19
     Xperia Z1 Compact

     Android 4.4.2
     *✔ 12, 14, 19
     Xperia 2

     Android 4.4.2
     *✔ 12, 14, 19
     Xperia Z3

     Android 4.4.4
     *✔ 12, 14, 19
     Xperia Z5 Premium

     Android 5.1.1
     *✔ 23
     Xperia XZ

     Android 7.0
     *✔ 23, 29
     Xperia ZA

     Android 6.0
     *✔ 29

    Please note that even though a phone isn’t recommended, it will often work fine if the Streamer is used only with the phone. However, using a full-scale ConnectLine system with a Streamer and several other devices might be a problem.

  • Streamer Pro and mobile phone incompatibilities:


     BLADE v7 LITE

     Android 6.0
     *✔
     Axon 7

     Android 6.0.1
     *✔ 21, 23, 29

    Please note that even though a phone isn’t recommended, it will often work fine if the Streamer is used only with the phone. However, using a full-scale ConnectLine system with a Streamer and several other devices might be a problem.

*Legend of incompatibilities

1. Fails when handling multiple calls.
2. Fails to connect third party A2DP transmitter.
3. Fails to transfer calls back to Streamer.
4. Distortion when streaming from TV box.
5. Disconnects Bluetooth connection.
6. Fails when streaming from TV and receiving an incoming call.
7. Connected but no sound through Streamer.
8. Audio button blinks when phone and Streamer are paired.
9. Fails when streaming from ConnectLine Microphone and receiving an incoming call.
10. Issues when streaming music from phone.
11. A2DP will not remain connected from phone.
12. Streamer may send Bluetooth command to wrong phone if multiple phones are connected. (Play, pause, last number redial, voice dial).
13. Fails if voice dial is activated during TV streaming.
14. Keypad tones are not heard when phone keys are pressed.
15. Audio from phone is not re-established if wireless connection is lost during streaming.
16. If pairing has been cleared on Streamer, pairing must be cleared on previously paired phone before attempting re-pairing.
17. Call may terminate if Streamer and phone leaves and re-enters Bluetooth range within 10 minutes.
18. Phone may report connection even though two other phones are connected already.
19. Phone cannot connect during TV streaming.
20. Fails call handling when playing music through jack-cable.
21. No Voice Dial.
22. Sometimes fails streaming from TV when multiple phones are connected to the Streamer.
23. Sometimes TV streaming is distorted while phone reconnects to Streamer Pro after switching Bluetooth off.
24. Sometimes starts phone music player when receiving call while streaming from TV.
25. Sometimes music player is started after using voice dial.
26. Bluetooth on mobile device must be reconnected manually if switched on during TV streaming.
27. Streaming not attenuated or completely muted when receiving call.
28. Voice signal slightly distorted during call streaming.
29. External Phone call with streamer may be distorted when test phone also receives/places a call.
30. Ringtone distorted in streamer.
31. Sometimes jack streaming is distorted.
32. Call audio distorted.
33. Media streaming may need to be enabled on device.
34. Streaming may be distorted while another paired device reconnects to the phone.
35. Pressing Aux may not pause the media player.
36. Pressing Phone button may not end a phone call.
37. Bluetooth connection between phone and streamer may be intermittent in iOS 10.0.2

How to upgrade the mobile’s firmware

Please consult the phone’s manual or the manufacturer’s support service.

Disclaimer: All mobile phones in this list have been tested comprehensively by Oticon, and have been found to fulfil the minimum requirements for ConnectLine compatibility at the time of testing. However, Oticon takes no responsibility for such compatibility in general. Specifically, Oticon shall not be responsible for incompatibility resulting from future updates of the mobile phones, nor from events of incompatibility not covered by and/or found in these tests. Oticon takes no financial responsibility in terms of reimbursements of mobile phones which do not work as expected.