PodMode

PodMode


IMPORTANT: IF YOU DO NOT HAVE THE DIY SKILLS TO MAKE A CUSTOM CABLE, THIS APP IS NOT FOR YOU This App requires a custom DIY cable to function. Please refer to XDA Forums thread for extensive information on how to make one-> http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=2220108

PodMode lets you connect your Android device to an iPhone/iPod speaker dock or car audio interface.

FEATURES
* No root required.

* Built-in USB drivers for the following USB-to-Serial chips - FTDI FT232, Prolific PL2303x and FTDI FT311D/FT312D

* Supports HC-05 Bluetooth chip

* Plug and Play - the app will launch automatically in one of the 2 remote modes (decided by the accessory) and run in the background.

* Simple Remote Mode:
-- Speaker and Clock radio docks usually work in this mode.

-- You can play and control media in any 3rd party media app that support media buttons.

-- Preference to set the default media app to launch and control.

* Advanced Remote Mode:
-- Car audio interfaces usually work in this mode.

-- Displays currently playing song info on the car audio system's screen.

-- Filter by Playlist/Genre/Artist/Album/Song

-- Notification display - Status bar Notification text(mail/text/Nav turn-by-turn/weather) is displayed on car audio system's track information screen (Album/song name) for 15 seconds. NOTE:You need to enable this feature in the Phone Settings>>Accessibility>>PodMode.


-- Preference to set the default media app.


* Unplug the USB and the app will pause playback and quit.

* Preference to turn screen on - since some devices cannot supply USB host power in screen off/power save mode.

* Preference to change the connection speed for different accessories.

* Compatibility web page ( http://podmode.spadival.me/compatibility.php ) - List of iPhone/iPod accessories and Android devices where this app is working.

Recent changes:
* Added 38400 baud connection speed in Settings.
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2.8
User ratings
40
Installs
5,000+
Concerns
0
File size
2131 kb
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About PodMode
IMPORTANT: IF YOU DO NOT HAVE THE DIY SKILLS TO MAKE A CUSTOM CABLE, THIS APP IS NOT FOR YOU This App requires a custom DIY cable to function. Please refer to XDA Forums thread for extensive information on how to make one-> http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=2220108

PodMode lets you connect your Android device to an iPhone/iPod speaker dock or car audio interface.

FEATURES
* No root required.

* Built-in USB drivers for the following USB-to-Serial chips - FTDI FT232, Prolific PL2303x and FTDI FT311D/FT312D

* Supports HC-05 Bluetooth chip

* Plug and Play - the app will launch automatically in one of the 2 remote modes (decided by the accessory) and run in the background.

* Simple Remote Mode:
-- Speaker and Clock radio docks usually work in this mode.

-- You can play and control media in any 3rd party media app that support media buttons.

-- Preference to set the default media app to launch and control.

* Advanced Remote Mode:
-- Car audio interfaces usually work in this mode.

-- Displays currently playing song info on the car audio system's screen.

-- Filter by Playlist/Genre/Artist/Album/Song

-- Notification display - Status bar Notification text(mail/text/Nav turn-by-turn/weather) is displayed on car audio system's track information screen (Album/song name) for 15 seconds. NOTE:You need to enable this feature in the Phone Settings>>Accessibility>>PodMode.


-- Preference to set the default media app.


* Unplug the USB and the app will pause playback and quit.

* Preference to turn screen on - since some devices cannot supply USB host power in screen off/power save mode.

* Preference to change the connection speed for different accessories.

* Compatibility web page ( http://podmode.spadival.me/compatibility.php ) - List of iPhone/iPod accessories and Android devices where this app is working.

Recent changes:
* Added 38400 baud connection speed in Settings.

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A Google User
Jun 10, 2014
Working fine hyundai i20. Great app, making use of unused usb port on my i20, enjoyed the songs control from the steering wheel.
A Google User
Mar 8, 2014
Sucks Did not work just said bad USB connection
A Google User
Feb 2, 2014
Doesn't work! Uninstalled! Didn't recognise USB connection and I tried it in 2 cars!
A Google User
Jan 27, 2014
Custom cable :/ Why don't you sell the cable. There is nowhere to buy one and not everyone can solder
A Google User
Jan 3, 2014
:( Doesn't work at all on my kenwood all it says is NA device and on podmode it say bad USB but I know the cord work wth...