Multiplayer using bluetooth possible?
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Posted 29 September 2012 - 07:23 PM
Thats a lot more questions than I planned on writing, ha ha. My game isn't really far enough a long to start this, I was just curious about it.
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Posted 29 September 2012 - 08:38 PM
The range depends on the devices, but can easily be 10 meters or more.
I have never done Bluetooth pairing on Android. It wasn't too difficult on either WinCE or on Palm, I don't imagine it being very hard on Android.
You might have better or worse luck with WiFi Direct. Bluetooth is slower than WiFi and pairing is an error-prone manual task.
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