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Will an RNS-E allow BT audio?

Artimus Jun 7, 2012

  1. Artimus

    Artimus Shortback

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    Hi, I need a little audio advice and hope you guys can help.

    I have a Concert II + Bose factory fit stereo in my '09 A3, I also have the MFSW & BT Low prep w\ voice dialing. My iPhone connects to the interface automatically on ignition ..but it doesn't allow for BT Audio (A2DP). I'm considering upgrading the headunit to the RNS-E or a different make entirely, but would prefer a factory unit if the features are rich enough.

    So does the RNS-E allow BT music playback or is it limited to calling functions only, the same as my current system? Also, will my Aerial need upgrading if I go the RNS-E route?

    Thanks.
     
  2. a6_chris

    a6_chris Well-Known Member

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    You can get A2DP if you get AMI and the optional bluetooth dongle

    You will need the newer 193 model RNSE for AMI though (afaik)
     
  3. Artimus

    Artimus Shortback

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    Thanks for the reply.

    Will the AMI cable plug into a Concert II headunit or is it RNS-E fit? also important, with the BT dongle will I see track\artist info & be able to select tracks\playlists via the headunit?
     
  4. s8craig

    s8craig Well-Known Member VCDS Map User

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    No and No
     
  5. Artimus

    Artimus Shortback

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    okay, thanks Craig.
     

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