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[Q] APT-X HD Bluetooth Audio

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By mjfeeney, Junior Member on 16th January 2011, 09:45 PM
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What is the story with APT-X? I am starting to see bluetooth headphones and other "receivers" supporting this, but I am not finding any information on which phones, mp3 players, or other "transmitters" support APT-X. Can anybody shed any light on this subject?
 
 
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Would like to know this as well.

No point in getting a new phone if this isn't supported, at least I will have reasonable audio quality through bluetooth if I get a headset + phone with this.
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apt-X is a lossless codec for bluetooth audio, MUCH better than A2DP.
If htc (for example) want´s to pimp a phone with it, they have to pay licence fee to CSR. As there are only a few bt receiver with apt-X, they will not pay and implement it (instead they get crappy "beats")
I think, apt-X is only a kernel-driver, no hardware, but not sure about this.
If so, a kernel chef could cook some additional codec in, but this is not open source codec...
I would LOVE an apt-X enhanced bt kernel for my sensation!
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Originally Posted by Michael_W_L

Would like to know this as well.

No point in getting a new phone if this isn't supported, at least I will have reasonable audio quality through bluetooth if I get a headset + phone with this.


HTC One Series

Motorola RAZR

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0

and Creative Zen X-fi 3

and some others support apt-X
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HTC One Series

Motorola RAZR

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0

and Creative Zen X-fi 3

and some others support apt-X

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1
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