While most people are not familiar with them, most find that Bluetooth dongles are an invaluable asset when they get them. These little devices are the same size as USB flash drives, but provide a very fast and easy way to coordinate and backup information from your PDA, laptop, cell phone, and other Bluetooth devices. Many people use their dongle to transfer photos and files from their phone to a computer or other device so that they have copies easily available when desired.
This external adapter for a desktop or laptop computer looks just like any other USB flash drive. It is small and does not require external drivers. The dongle works with a Bluetooth adapter. It is used by a person who wants to transmit data or use communication devices on a wireless basis a short range from their computer.
Without adding additional cables, it is possible to transmit information from any Bluetooth device such as a PDA, smart phone, cell phone, etc., to a desktop or laptop computer. A person who wants to back up data from their PDA can accomplish this easily using the dongle as the conduit for transmitting the information. When using the communication capabilities of the dongle, a person gets a clear 2.4 GHz radio frequency for talking or receiving communications via their computer.
Transmitting objective or information using generic access or object interfaces is not a problem with the dongle that has the built-in capability to accomplish the task. A person can easily use any type of headset or Bluetooth set to get crystal clarity when receiving information.
The dongles are manufactured for easy use. The navigation bar is easy to follow and use. An individual may purchase a dongle that requires installation of software or the use of a CD. However, Bluetooth dongle drivers are built in to the Windows operating system.
The affordability of the dongles make it very easy to include them with all of the computers that a person may have. Backing up data from PDAs, laptops, and other Bluetooth supported devices is very easy to accomplish within a few minutes.
When a person does business from a location that requires them to be on their computer and phone simultaneously, using the dongle makes this an simple task. The wireless capability makes it very easy to move up to ten meters away from the computer. Being able to multi-task while on a headset gives an individual the ability to address issues and retrieve information quickly and efficiently.
When the dongle is to download music or videos from other Bluetooth devices the power of the unit accomplishes the task within a few seconds. Depending the the ability of a computer to download, the dongle has the ability to transmit information at a speed that allows for large amounts of data to be transmitted in a short time.
Reading the warranty and maintenance information for the dongle will be important to make sure that the dongle selected has the capability to provide the kind of power that is desired.
The Bluetooth dongles are small and easy to store. They are designed to be durable and sturdy and withstand the rigors of being transferred between devices. An individual will find that when they have more than one computer, it is easier to have dedicated dongle for each location where it will be used.