Does the Phillips iPod Dock DC290/37 work with the Duo?

Does the Phillips iPod Dock DC290/37 work with the Duo?  The answer is yes.  The Phillips iPod Docking System DC290/37 has the old, wide 30 pin connector and it works with the CoolStream Duo .

CoolStream Duo works with Phillips
Bluetooth music from iPhone to Phillips with Duo

The CoolStream Duo plugs into the 30 pin connector and allows you to Bluetooth your music from your phone to the speakers of the Phillips iPod Dock.Continue reading: Does the Phillips iPod Dock DC290/37 work with the Duo?

Can I connect my iPod to the Duo’s 3.5mm AUX Jack and have music come out the Bose SoundDock?

No, you CANNOT connect an iPod to the Duo’s 3.5mm AUX Jack and have music come out the Bose SoundDock. The 3.5mm AUX Jack of the CoolStream Duo only supports audio out. Music (or any audio) can only go in to the CoolStream Duo through Bluetooth. Music can come out either through the 30 Pin Connector or through the 3.5mm AUX Jack.Continue reading: Can I connect my iPod to the Duo’s 3.5mm AUX Jack and have music come out the Bose SoundDock?

If used with the original Bose Sounddock, is a charge converter (e.g. CableJive dockStubz) required for the CoolStream Duo?

You do NOT need to use a charge converter with the CoolStream Duo. The CoolStream Duo can work on both a 5V or 12V device so it will work with the Original Bose Sounddock without a charge converter.

Bose SoundDock
Original Bose SoundDock Version I works with CoolStream Duo

 Continue reading: If used with the original Bose Sounddock, is a charge converter (e.g. CableJive dockStubz) required for the CoolStream Duo?

If the CoolStream Duo is plugged into my car iPod cable, do I need to turn it on every time I start the car?

No, you do NOT have to turn on the CoolStream Duo every time you get into your car.  As soon as the car is turned on and the power goes to the iPod cable, the CoolStream Duo will automatically power-on, ready to stream music.

CoolStream Duo is plugged into my car iPod cable


All CoolStream Product FAQ’s are provided to assist our customers who may have questions regarding the CoolStream Duo Bluetooth Music Receiver,Continue reading: If the CoolStream Duo is plugged into my car iPod cable, do I need to turn it on every time I start the car?

Will normal earbuds work with the CoolStream Duo?

This FAQ answers Will normal earbuds work with the CoolStream Duo.

Yes, you can plug your wired earbuds or headphones into the 3.5mm auxiliary jack on the CoolStream Duo. Turn on the CoolStream Duo by sliding the power button to the left.

will normal earbuds work with the CoolStream Duo


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Does the CoolStream Duo work on docking stations using the Firewire charging circuitry on the 30 pin connector?

This FAQ answers Does the CoolStream Duo work on docking stations using the Firewire charging circuitry on the 30 pin connector.

Yes, the CoolStream Duo will work on docking stations that are using the 12V Firewire charging.  Examples of such docking stations include the Original Bose SoundDock for iPod and the Apple HiFi for iPod.  Continue reading: Does the CoolStream Duo work on docking stations using the Firewire charging circuitry on the 30 pin connector?

Does the CoolStream Duo work in the 2008 Infiniti FX with factory installed 30 pin iPod cable?

Unfortunately, the CoolStream Duo will not work in the 2008 Infiniti FX.

The CoolStream Duo will not work with the iPod cable in any Infiniti model built in or after 2008. For more information about car compatibility, please check out Car Compatibility – Testing Results

For Infiniti models built in 2008 and later,Continue reading: Does the CoolStream Duo work in the 2008 Infiniti FX with factory installed 30 pin iPod cable?

Can I use the CoolStream Duo while it is charging in my car?

Yes, the CoolStream Duo can be connected to an iPhone/iPod charging cable and to the 3.5mm jack of your car stereo at the same time. You can use the CoolStream Duo while it is charging. The power button can be in either position while charging.


All CoolStream Product FAQ’s are provided to assist our customers who may have questions regarding the CoolStream Duo Bluetooth Music Receiver,Continue reading: Can I use the CoolStream Duo while it is charging in my car?