10 Best Bluetooth FM Transmitters

Though we live in a time where most new automobiles are outfitted with a Bluetooth-enabled stereo, not all consumers have the luxury of driving brand-new cars. Those stuck in older models have to fuss with auxiliary cables just to listen to their stash of music or deal with the fuzzy audio and inconvenience of speakerphone.

Third-party Bluetooth devices have made making calls easier, but there’s still the issue of repetitive and unwanted music. FM transmitters can rectify both problems. These easy-to-use devices combine everything you could need for those long car rides into one compact gadget.

Plugged right into your car’s cigarette lighter jack, an FM transmitter offers crystal clear audio quality and a host of useful functions; and when it comes to finding the best, these ten options will suit you well.

Aphaca Wireless Bluetooth FM TransmitterAphaca Wireless Bluetooth FM Transmitter


It’s a simple design, but sometimes simplicity is among the best options. Compatible with most current-generation devices, Aphaca’s Bluetooth transmitter offers a crisp sound quality for phone calls and music.

While transmitter’s face is easy even for the least intuitive techie, the Aphaca transmitter is feature-rich with a smart car locator, dual USB charger, and CVC Technology for optimal sound quality. Simply connect and enjoy music and phone calls without static interference.


LIHAN Hands-Free Bluetooth FM TransmitterLIHAN Hands-Free Bluetooth FM Transmitter

LIHAN’s FM transmitter features a dual USB car charger right on the face for easy access while a multifunction key offers ease of use once connected to your mobile device or tablet. Play the music you want from your own collection via your device or a TF or USB flash card.

If the simplicity of connecting and use isn’t enough of a sell, the universal compatibility, CVC noise cancellation, and one-touch FM Transmission should do the trick.


Enegg Wireless Bluetooth In-Car FM TransmitterEnegg Wireless Bluetooth In-Car FM Transmitter

Plug this device right into your cigarette jack for an audio experience perfect for those long treks on the road. The sleek design looks great in all vehicles, but it’s the functionality that really sells this top-selling FM transmitter.

Plug your device into the USB port and connect wirelessly via wireless Bluetooth for an experience that no auxiliary cord could provide. Beyond the impressive clarity, the soft glow of the blue light adds a pleasant ambiance for those lonely night drives.



GOGroove FlexSMART X2 Bluetooth In-Car FM TransmitterGOGroove FlexSMART X2 Bluetooth In-Car FM Transmitter

It may not be the prettiest option out there, but GoGroove’s X2 Bluetooth FM transmitter adds an easy Bluetooth connection to any vehicle – so long as the cigarette jack works. A quality built-in microphone ensures ample quality for phone calls.

Unlike many FM transmitters, GoGroove designed its with a flexible arm to make sure it fits with many car console designs. USB and line-in connections improve usability and allow for a more versatile user experience.


SoundBot SB360FMSoundBot SB360FM

The SoundBot may work like other FM transmitters, complete with Bluetooth connectivity and built-in microphone, but its design makes for a much different set-up experience. Connected to a USB cord, SoundBot can be used with or without the cigarette jack if your car has a built-in USB port.

Mounting this FM Transmitter is as easy as finding an empty spot on your dash and using the included magnetic mounting disc. More than just a vehicular accompaniment, SoundBot can clip on to your clothing for hikes or long days in the office.

Talk to Siri or Google with the enabled Smart Siri & Voice Command features and take advantage of the included multi-port, high-performance car charger.


VicTsing FM TransmitterVicTsing FM Transmitter

A large LED display makes for a safer user experience on this VicTsing Bluetooth 4.0 transmitter. Once plugged into the car jack, the flexible head allows for a range of motion to find the perfect spot that promotes safe driving with ample functionality.

Connect via the built-in Bluetooth and play your personal song selection or download everything onto a TC/Micro SD memory card and pop it into the onboard slot. The predominant dial makes it incredibly easy to cycle through FM stations and device functions while a one-button call feature rounds out VicTsing’s easy-to-use device. Worried about the range of connection? Don’t’. VicTsing’s transmitter will keep you connected, even if the device makes its way to the backseat.

Of course, you can’t forget the dual USB chargers that keep your device going no matter what.


Scosche BTFreq Bluetooth FM TransmitterScosche BTFreq Bluetooth FM Transmitter

The longer head of Scosche’s FM transmitter gives it a sleeker look than its bulkier competitors. Though the LED screen was reduced to compensate for the slimmer size, as an FM transmitter and Bluetooth compatible device, the screen doesn’t need to be large.

The flex neck furthers the convenience of the device by allowing the user to shift the head in any direction needed. Enjoy clarity on your phone calls thanks to DSP echo cancellation and rock out to your favorite stations or your personal music collection on Apple and Android devices.

Working on an older device without Bluetooth? The auxiliary port ensures you’re still able to enjoy a quality listening experience.


Otium Bluetooth Wireless Radio Adapter Audio ReceiverOtium Bluetooth Wireless Radio Adapter Audio Receiver

Feature-rich is the best way to describe Otium’s own FM transmitter. Universally compatible with Bluetooth devices or any with a 3.5mm headphone jack, this transmitter is perfect for all users. A built-in microphone promotes safe, hands-free driving while the 1.44” LED display means you won’t have to struggle to read the caller ID, storage, battery, or song info.

If all else fails and your device isn’t working but you still want to hear your music, the onboard TC/Micro SD card reader will come in handy.


LDesign Wireless Bluetooth FM TransmitterLDesign Wireless Bluetooth FM Transmitter

Maybe the most unique FM transmitter design that you’ll come across, LDesign’s Bluetooth model is just as functional and useful as other, more traditional models. It fits everything you’d need from an FM transmitter into the smaller design, including a USB charging and data port, a TF card reader slot, a 3.5mm line-in port, and all necessary buttons.

The LDesign is aesthetically pleasing and doesn’t take up too much space in your dash while the LED screen is simple and only displays what you need to see.


Nulaxy Wireless In-Car Bluetooth FM Transmitter Nulaxy Wireless In-Car Bluetooth FM Transmitter  

When it comes to FM transmitter quality, Nulaxy typically comes out ahead. It has the flex-handle for comfortable use in any vehicle, a blue LED screen for easy reading, and the added benefits of a charging port, built-in microphone, and auxiliary port.

It’s a reliable device that offers crystal clear calling, spot-on Bluetooth connections, and a facing that promotes safe driving and easy use.