Article ID : 00179764 / Last Modified : 12/04/2019

Troubleshoot Bluetooth device connection issues with Android TVs released in 2017 or after

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    The steps to troubleshoot Bluetooth® connection issues that may occur between your audio device and Android TV™ will depend on the symptom. Follow the troubleshooting steps provided for the symptom you are experiencing.

    No sound from the audio device when connected to the TV through Bluetooth.

    Sound distortion or the audio isn't synchronized.

    The sound echoes.

    Can't change the soundbar volume with the TV remote control.

    The Bluetooth device doesn't turn off when I turn off the TV.

    Can't connect the soundbar through Bluetooth connection

    A separate article is available if you want to check if you can use your Bluetooth headphones, speakers, or soundbars with your TV.