How To Connect Bluetooth Speaker To TV In 6 Simple Steps
If you have recently purchased a Bluetooth speaker and you want to connect it to your television, there are a couple of ways you can do so. Here are steps on how to connect a Bluetooth speaker to the TV.
Easy Steps On How To Connect
Follow the steps below on how to connect a Bluetooth speaker to the TV.
Step 1. Check if TV is Bluetooth compatible
The first thing you should do before you start installing your Bluetooth speaker away from your television is to check your television if it is Bluetooth compatible. Most new television brands support Bluetooth connectivity. There are labels or stickers located on the television side that show the Bluetooth logo indicating that it is compatible. You can also check the owner's television manuals to see if it has instructions and guides about the Bluetooth connectivity.
If your television supports Bluetooth, proceed to the next step on how to connect a Bluetooth speaker to the TV.
Step 2. Turn on the Bluetooth speaker.
Locate your Bluetooth speaker's power button and turn it on by pressing the switch longer. It is a power button symbol, which is a circle with a line in the middle. The light indicator on your Bluetooth speaker will automatically light up once the speaker is on. It may also emit a sound or have a voice indicator, which will say that you have turned on your speaker.
Step 3. Set your Bluetooth speaker to pairing mode.
Turning on your Bluetooth speaker may have also enabled the pairing mode. Some brands may have a separate button installed like a Bluetooth logo, to pair the speaker to your mobile device. Check the manual included in the box when you purchased the Bluetooth speaker for instructions.
Step 4. Turn on the Bluetooth on your television.
To connect your Bluetooth speaker to your television, you have to pair them first. You can do this by turning on the Bluetooth of your television.
To do this:
- Turn on your television and go to the Settings Menu.
- Scan through the menu settings and look for Controllers and Bluetooth Devices Bluetooth. The labels on the menu might be different, depending on the brand of your television.
- Go to Other Bluetooth and Devices and Add Bluetooth Device on the list, search for your Bluetooth speaker's brand name that should be visible.
- Once you have seen the device or Bluetooth speaker, go ahead and press Enter on the remote control Connect or Pair.
- Make sure that your Bluetooth speaker is near your television when pairing so they both could easily connect.
Step 5. If pairing is not successful
If your television and Bluetooth speaker pairing were not successful, try pressing the Bluetooth logo on your speaker again to enable the Bluetooth mode. Or you can also turn off the Bluetooth speaker and turn it back on again.
Step 6. Pairing successful
It would show on the screen of your television if pairing were successful. Your Bluetooth speaker may also emit a beep sound to indicate that both devices are now paired or connected.
Now you know how to connect a Bluetooth speaker to the TV. Once you have connected your Bluetooth speaker to your television, you don't have to do this process all over again every time you turn on your TV or speaker. It will automatically detect and connect both devices when they're turned on.