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Introduction

Raspberry Pi, Bluetooth and SBFspot: not always a perfect match. Some adapters work, others don't...
There is already a lot of information available in the forum, but it becomes difficult to find it. So it's time for an overview.
Please leave your comments about (in)compatible BT dongles here.

As a starting point, you can find an overview of RPi compatible BT dongles here, but it's not guaranteed the devices in this list are working with SBFspot.

Raspberry Pi

Brand Type Class OK/NOK Remark
ACER BU2-1 2L103033 ? OK
ASUS BT211 1 OK
Belkin F8T017 1 NOT OK OK for Windows
Hama 49233 1 OK
Hama 49237 2 NOT OK
ICIDU NI-707528 1 OK
LogiLink BT0015 1 OK
Sitecom CN-523 1 OK lsusb: ID 0a12:0001 Cambridge Silicon Radio, Ltd Bluetooth Dongle (HCI mode)
Sitecom CN-516 2 OK lsusb: ID 0a12:0001 Cambridge Silicon Radio, Ltd Bluetooth Dongle (HCI mode)
Trust 17772 2 OK THIS PRODUCT IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE

Windows

Brand Type Class OK/NOK
ACER BU2-1 2L103033 ? OK
Belkin F8T017 1 OK
LogiLink BT0015 1 OK

Last edited Nov 24, 2015 at 11:09 AM by SBF, version 11