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Aug 6, 2019

Bose 700 Headphone Loosing connection to 4.x bluetooth devices

Hi,

 

I have tried all the troubleshooting steps counteless times already and I can confirm Bose 700 headphones has backward compatibility issues with older bluetooth versions:

- When I connect them to my laptop (Windows 10) via Bluetooth(ver 4.x) , it says Laptop name Lost every now and then. This happens even if the only device connected is laptop. It has nothing to do with 2 devices connected at the same time.

- I tried a bluetooth transmitter Avantree Priva III which is also 4.x , it keeps saying device name Lost so frequently even though there is nothing in between headphone and the device

- I switched to RHA Bluetooth Adapter which is ver 5 and it never looses the connection

- It has never lost connection to iPhone x which is on Bluetooth version 5 as well.

 

Even though I love these headphones, its quite frustrating that it cant keep the connection with the laptop for continous skype for business calls.