Saturday, June 23, 2018

Going Wireless: What Are the Makings of a Good Bluetooth Transmitter?

With all the options available today, choosing a good bluetooth transmitter is not an easy task. From design and all the way to compatibility, everything matters to some degree. Of course, technical specification should also play an important role in your decision. When all is said and done, how should you go about choosing a good one?

  1. Compatibility

So you’ve laid your eyes on a particular model. But does it have a wide compatibility? If it’s not compatible with a wide array of tablets, smartphones, speakers, and other smart devices, you’re not going to have a pleasant experience. As time goes on, an increasing amount of devices are Bluetooth-enabled, but this is far from guaranteed. Therefore, it’s best to check prior to making the final decision.

  1. Technical specifications

The range of the receiver is one of the technical specifications of your Bluetooth transmitter (one of the most important ones, actually). However, if you know you’re only going to be using it in a particular area and you know this in advance, making compromises in this department is something you can consider.

Then, there is the question of it being able to connect to multiple devices at the same time. Again, depending on your needs, this could be an important consideration to make, or not that important at all.

Next, we have the battery capacity. Is charging it or changing the batteries too often something that bothers you? Then you should get one that doesn’t deplete its power reserves so fast.

  1. The visual aspect

It’s not a direct prerequisite that the Bluetooth transmitter is visually appealing as well, but more often than not, the best ones surely will be. Arguably, this is one of the most subjective areas when choosing a good Bluetooth transmitter, but some people tend to place a lot of importance on it.

Also, the more compact it is, the more durable it ends up being in practice. This means it’s going to be more resistant to heavy-duty usage than the regular models.

Depending on where you’re going to be using it, size could also be a thing to consider (but since this pretty much falls in the ‘aesthetics’ category, we’re mentioning it here).

  1. Good value for the price

If you’re working with a practically unlimited budget, by all means, spend as much as you see fit. But if the opposite is true, you shouldn’t just go for the cheapest model you can find. Finding the solution that is sort of a middle ground between price and functionality is your best bet.

Since finding the best bluetooth transmitters for the price is a challenging thing to do if you aren’t exactly an expert on the subject, finding a good online guide or a product comparison article will make things much easier for you.


When choosing a good Bluetooth transmitter, these are some of the most important considerations to make. If you’re unsure how much you should be spending on it, it’s best to go for something that will lest you for years to come and not be rendered useless at the first sign of trouble.

Bob Buskirk
the authorBob Buskirk
About 10 years of computer experience. Been messing around with electronics since I was 5, got into computers when I was in highschool, been modding them ever since then. Very interested in how things work and their design.
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