How to Play Music on Car Stereo using Android Phones? 3 Ways of Doing This!

1 Comment
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (4 votes)

Smartphones are not very uncommon these days. While these Smartphones help us accomplish a lot of tasks they also excuse us from carrying several gadgets with us at all times.

As these phones and services they run on get cheaper we will see more and more people making the switch from a regular phone to a smart phone.

This article discusses how to play music in car using Android phones. There are 3 ways of doing this, 1st method can be used by almost any car stereo but the latter two require Bluetooth and/or USB support.

Alright let’s jump right into it.

  1. Analog Audio Input: This method requires a patch cable which connects your phone with the car stereo and start playing music. Patch cable is easy to find and pretty cheap too. You can find a good patch cable with regular cable size for under $3. Thought this is an easy way of playing music from Phone to stereo you might have to adjust with reduced sound quality.Click here to order a patch cable from Amazon.
  2. Bluetooth Paring: Enable Bluetooth on the phone and initiate paring from the car stereo. Once your phone is paired with the stereo you can start playing music using from you phone to car stereo. I personally find this the easiest way to play music from the phone to car stereo as its wireless.
  3. USB Cable: Use the USB cable to connect your phone to the car stereo and start playing all the music you want to play. This method is only supported by stereo systems can play music from external storage devices.

Watch the following video to see the above mentioned methods of playing music on the car stereo from the phone.

Download as PDF

Leave a Comment

One Comment on This Article

  1. By: farshid on February 9, 2011 at 4:51 am

    What fantastic set of advice. We all have a lot of our favorite songs on our mobile phones. But ofcourse you need a decent audio player to either allow cable connect or to be bluetooth enabled.