In case you’re a car freak in need of cool gadgets to analyze the performance of a certain automobile, we’ve got the perfect tool for you. Known as OBDkey Bluetooth, this software is bundled with a £100 device and it’ll connect to the car’s diagnostic system and display info about it on your Windows Mobile smartphone thanks to a Bluetooth connection.
OBDkey supports Windows Mobile 6.0, Windows Mobile 5.0 and Pocket PC version, plus landscape and portrait views. The software needs a minimum of .Net Compact Framework 1.0 to be installed, or .Net Compact Framework 2.0 for Windows Mobile 6. Also, you should know that the tool displays live sensor data, is fully automated and uses Bluetooth/USB connection.
OBDkey also supports day time and night time colour options, in order for it to work both in the dark and in the brightest of days, plus the app can read diagnostic trouble codes, showing sensor data in SI (metric), US (imperial) or UK units. More info on the OBDkey can be found here and a demo of the unit is present in the video below: