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Cphs
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facetime

I have an Iphone 8 and a SoundLink mini.  I would like the sound from a facetime call to go thru the mini's speaker.  It will not connect. What can I do

 

 

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Sam_F
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Re: facetime

Hey Cphs,

 

Thank you for taking the time to post on the Bose Community - welcome!

 

I'd be happy to help with your setup query. To connect your SoundLink Mini to your iPhone 8, you'll need to ensure it's put into Bluetooth pairing mode. To do this, press and hold the Bluetooth button on the speaker until you hear 'ready to connect' and a blinking blue LED. On your iPhone 8, go to the Settings > Bluetooth > then select SoundLink Mini.

 

You should hear a tone when the speaker connects - then the speaker will play audio from your iPhone 8. However, you may not be able to use the speaker for FaceTime if you have the SoundLink Mini series I, and not the series II. Series I does not feature HFP speakerphone, but series II does. Once connected, test a facetime call and let us know how you get on!

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