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Pairing Bluetooth audio devices to TV

  • How to: Installation and Settings
  • Connecting External Devices
  • Operation
  • TVs

BLUETOOTH AUDIO DEVICE OPTIONS


 Issue


Do you wish to hear TV sound from soundbar or wireless headset?

Possible as long as Bluetooth audio device supports LG sound sync (wireless) function.


 -  First, check whether soundbar or headset is supported by LG sound sync (wireless) function.


 -  Available headset products vary depending on models, so please refer to headset model names in TV on-screen user guide.


     2013 smart TV: HBS-700, HBS-730, HBS-800, BTS1 

     2014 webOS smart TV & newer: HBS series of Bluetooth headset manufactured by LGE.


     ※ Among 2014 models, LB5800, UB8200 and UB8300 model series can only be used with supported Bluetooth 2013 audio device models.


  - Following models need a Wi-Fi/Bluetooth dongle connected to TV to pair Bluetooth device.

    ※ Other manufacturers’ USB type wireless dongle not supported (impossible to install a driver).

     2013 models: 32LA6600, 60/55/50/47/42/32LA6230, 39LA6200, 32LN5700 (AN-MR400 magic motion remote control + dongle)

     2014 models: 42/47/42LB5800 (AN-WF500)
    


 Troubleshooting
 

2014 webOS smart TV models & newer:


①  HomeSettingsAdvanced settingsSoundSound out →


LG sound sync (wireless) or LG sound sync / Bluetooth


② Select device.


③ When search screen for headset or soundbar "available for TV connection" appears,


set the headset or soundbar which you want to connect to pairing mode.


Headset or soundbar appears on the list of devices available to connect, select the device you want then TV starts and completes pairing.



How to access pairing mode by device


LG Bluetooth headset: Turn on the power while pressing call button.


LG soundbar: Select "LG TV" mode.


Mode will change whenever you press the function button on remote control.  



If device search or connection fails, select “search” again and turn off and on the power of headset or soundbar to set into pairing mode once again.






2013 smart TV:


① Enter into home menu by pressing smart button.


② Go to sound menu and select sound out.


③ TV starts device search when LG sound sync (wireless) is selected.


Set Bluetooth headset or soundbar to pairing mode.



How to access to pairing mode by device


LG Bluetooth headset: Turn on the power while pressing call button.


LG soundbar: Set to "LG TV" mode.


Mode will change whenever you press the function button of remote control.


④ Available devices appear then pairing starts when device is selected.


When pairing is successful, a popup message appears at the bottom.


⑤ If device is not found or connection failed, select “search” again and set headset or soundbar to pairing mode by turning power off and on.


        



 

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