Bluetooth for older model cars with the Otium T11


The Otium Adapter is a Bluetooth device that you plug into your car cigarette lighter then link it to your car radio by selecting an empty channel. Through your phone, you can then connect to your car through Bluetooth allowing you to control your music or answer calls hands free.

Click image to view on AmazonPros 

  •                                           Very easy to connect to your Phone and radio system
  •                                            Manual is pretty well written
  •                                           Sturdy construction except for screen

Cons

  • Screen seems to be made out of plastic which may be a problem in hot conditions since it may warp
  • Has only one USB port as compared to its competitor below- The

I bought this off Amazon for about $20 including shipping in the US See it here.

Here is a video of the review I did testing the Otium FM transmitter t11 in a Saturn ION2 2007 Model without Bluetooth.

Why bother with hands-free Bluetooth in your old car?

The Otium t11 Bluetooth FM transmitter helps you drive hands-free by connecting your old analog radio to your phone through Bluetooth. It is always a good thing to keep your hands on the wheel for safety but also on the entertainment aspect, you can stream your music from your phone and make or answer calls handsfree.

Other similar devices based on Amazon reviews

Nulaxy Wireless In-Car Bluetooth FM Transmitter Radio Adapter Car Kit 

  • USB Charger Support USB Flash Drive Micro SD Card AUX Input Output 1.44 Inch Display, 2017 Model, Black
    USB Charger Support USB Flash Drive Micro SD Card AUX Input Output 1.44 Inch Display, 2017 Model, Black
  • 1. SUPER WIDE COMPATIBILITY – Nulaxy KM20 car FM transmitter Works with Bluetooth enabled devices, like iPhone, iPad, iPod, Tablet, Smartphones or MP3, MP4 Players via 3.5mm audio jack. It provides multi-solutions for hands-free phone calling and in-car stereo streaming.
  • 2. BIG DISPLAY SCREEN – Car battery voltage level will be detected and displayed on 1.44” LCD screen while the car starts; the phone number for incoming calls & name of songs playing through TF Cards and USB flash drive could be displayed as well (songs via Bluetooth will not display).
  • 3. CRYSTAL SOUND QUALITYKM20 FM transmitter utilized most advanced interference and noise cancellation technology, to grant most crystal sound quality. Due to radio frequency interference and car ground loop noise, it is almost impossible for any transmitter to produce a perfect audio, but Nulaxy does one of the best work in the market.
  • 4. DUAL USB PORTS – One 5V-2.1A USB charging port to get your phone fully charged in short time, and the other is designed for reading USB files.
  • 5. EXCELLENT STEREO SOUND – Built-in microphone feature supports hands-free talking and music streaming; support TF/MicroSD Card in FAT format up to 32G; support A2DP; support MP3/WMA format songs in Normal/Shuffle/Repeat play modes in TF Card and USB flash drive only; support AUX output and input.