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I have paired a Jabra Talk 15 headset with a Raspberry Pi 3B (and PulseAudio). I can play sound through the headset well. When I record using arecord though, I get almost completely garbled audio.

The same headset paired with an Android phone produces great recordings.

Not sure where the problem lies.

[My guess is the Raspi's bluetooth and/or audio stack might just lack a proper codec, but that's only a theory.]

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It may have happened because of using HSP/HFP or something else. You should use A2DP to connect the headset. To do it. check this link out to configure your raspberry pi.

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    Thanks. However, is A2DP not for audio output only? I need input & output like in a phone call. – Stefan Reich Feb 16 at 14:44
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    Alas yes as this link. "Each A2DP service, of possibly many, is designed to uni-directionally transfer an audio stream in up to 2 channel stereo, either to or from the Bluetooth host." – M. Rostami Feb 16 at 19:10

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