How to Connect Bluetooth Speaker to Ruko T.V? Easy Methods

How to Connect Bluetooth Speaker to Ruko T.V easy

Are you in search of a way, to enjoy your Ruko streaming media device a little more? Top that with your home theater setup. In this article, we will discuss the ways, How to Connect Bluetooth Speaker to Ruko T.V in easy ways?

In fact, the connection of Bluetooth speaker with Roku TV is something that should work easily, but unfortunately, it doesn’t work like that. You need to know that connecting a Bluetooth speaker to a Roku TV isn’t currently a supported feature. However, you can use alternative methods to stream your devices. According to my experience, there are three most valid methods that may help you do so.

These three methods including connecting the Bluetooth speaker through Roku Remote, or pair your devices wirelessly via Bluetooth receiver/transmitter, or using the Roku app will definitely solve your issue. Now, let’s just jump right into it.

How to Connect Bluetooth Speaker to Ruko T.V?

As discussed earlier, there are three ways of connecting the Bluetooth speaker to a Roku T.V

  • Using the Roku App
  • Using the Bluetooth Receiver/ Transmitter
  • Using the Roku Remote

Roku App:

  • Launch the free Roku app on your smartphone/tablet/ Android device.
  • Enable Bluetooth on your smartphone/any android device. Connect it with the Bluetooth speaker you want to play Roku audio through.
  • On the smartphone, once the app is downloaded, sign in with your Roku account, now your phone/device will be converted to a Roku T.V control center. Make sure both devices are on the same Wi-Fi connection.
  • Open the app and go to the remote section of the app, here turn on the headphone icon, and now enjoy the connectivity of your Bluetooth device with your Roku T.V. The speaker will play the audio of T.V program. For more details, watch the video.

Using the Roku Remote

These days, Roku T.Vs come with remotes that have an enhanced feature “headphone jack”. This will allow you to connect a pair of headphones to the remote and listen to the audio without disturbing others.

If your Roku T.V remote has a headphone jack, then simply connect the Bluetooth speaker to the remote by plugging in the 3.5mm audio cable into the headphone jack on the speaker and the headphone jack on the remote.

You can also stream audio from the T.V to the speaker by first streaming the audio to your remote and then connecting a Bluetooth transmitter to the remote.

Using the Bluetooth Receiver/Transmitter

Bluetooth transmitter /receiver

  • Get a Bluetooth receiver/transmitter and connect it with the RCA output or other type of auxiliary output of the Roku T.V. Make sure the speaker is compatible with T.V.
  • After plugging the Bluetooth receiver into the T.V, turn on all the devices and start the pairing process. The lights on the devices should blink while the pairing process. You should also follow the instruction given on the Bluetooth receiver to complete the process.
  • Once paired with both the devices (speaker & Bluetooth receiver), the T.V will show the speaker as an output speaker. If the T.V does not show it automatically then adjust the setting under speaker options.

These are some easy ways to Connect Bluetooth Speaker to Ruko T.V. Below are some questions, people also ask.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Private Listening feature in Roku T.V?

With the release of Roku OS 8.1, the company has also added a Private Listening feature. This will allow users to listen to audio from the T.V without disturbing others by using headphones connected to the remote control. The update is currently available for all users of Roku OS 8.1 and above.

Can multiple people use Private Listening at once?

Yes, up to four people can use private listening at the same time by pairing their headphones with the remote.

What are the requirements for using Private Listening?

For private listening to work, you need a Roku TV with a headphone jack on the remote, headphones that have a 3.5mm connector, and a Roku account.

How do I pair the Headphones to Roku TV?

Plugin your headphones and select ‘Settings’ under the home menu. Select ‘Audio Mode,’ then select Spoken feedback and private listening. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the setup.

Do Roku T.Vs have Bluetooth?

Some Roku T.Vs do have Bluetooth, but not all of them. You can check if your Roku TV has Bluetooth by going to Settings > System > About and looking for the ‘Bluetooth’ section. If your Roku TV has Bluetooth, you will be able to connect a Bluetooth speaker to it and listen to the audio from the Roku TV. If your Roku TV does not have Bluetooth, you can use a Bluetooth receiver/transmitter to connect the speaker to the Roku TV or use the Roku app for connecting the Bluetooth speaker.

Bluetooth devices that I can connect to my Roku T.V.?

Currently, there are only a few Bluetooth devices that can be connected to Roku T.V for audio streaming. These include the Roku Streaming Stick+, the Roku Ultra, the Roku Express, and the Roku Premiere+. Other devices such as headphones, Bluetooth speakers, and soundbars that have a 3.5mm headphone jack can also be used to listen to Roku T.V audio.

Final Thought

Roku T.V is a great device for enjoying audio and watching movies at home instead of going to a theatre or renting a movie from the store.  Users can connect a Bluetooth speaker or a Roku-supported Bluetooth receiver to their T.V for streaming audio from the TV screen. It is very affordable and has a lot of features to offer. Users can also enjoy Private Listening on their T.V by pairing their headphones with the remote control that comes along with the device. They can get rid of disturbing others while watching their favorite movie or listening to songs. There is a headphone jack on the remote and users can connect Bluetooth headphones for private listening.

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