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iPhone 12 Pro Iphone 12 pro - bluetooth audio splitting in tesla?


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Original poster
May 12, 2011
Just switched from an android to an iphone and having some audio issues.

iphone is connected via bluetooth to the car.
tesla has spotify built into the car, so I rarely ever select the phone as the audio source.
i have apps running on the phone that I need to play the alerts from the phone speaker, not the car, while I am listening to the car's built in spotify.

Right now after connecting the phone, there is no way that I can see to split the audio so internal app audio plays on the phone, but calls and rings still get routed through the car's bluetooth/stereo. Does anyone know if this is possible? I was really wanting to keep this phone because it runs much smoother than the androids I've had, but that is a feature I can't really deal without considering it involves work and needing this to happen.

TIA for any info.

<edit> haven't posted here in years, just got a great laugh out of my signature and thinking how 80mb speeds were awesome! lmao 😆
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