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How to connect Bluetooth headphones to Amazon fire stick

I bet, there have been instances where you wanted to stay up and watch the final episode of your favorite show on Amazon Fire TV but the family members were getting ready to hit the bed. With no choice left, you either had to turn down the volume or retreat to the living room for listening at full volume without disturbing others. It’s no more an issue now as you can connect Bluetooth headphones to Amazon Fire Stick.

Can you connect Bluetooth headphones to Amazon Fire Stick?

Just because someone wants to sleep doesn’t mean you should give up on your TV time. Streaming fans can connect Bluetooth headphones to Amazon Fire Stick and continue binge-watching.

  1. Turn On the Bluetooth of your wireless headphone.
  2. Switch on your TV connected to Fire Stick.
  3. Press Home on your remote.
  4. Select Settings.
  5. Scroll to Remotes and Bluetooth Devices.
  6. Select the Entry.
  7. Choose Other Bluetooth Devices.
  8. Select Add Bluetooth Devices.
  9. Choose your wireless Bluetooth headphones.
  10. Allow it to pair.

How do you connect Bluetooth headphones to Amazon Fire Stick?

On your Amazon Fire TV Home screen, select the Settings option.

Remotes and Bluetooth Devices
Remotes and Bluetooth Devices

Move to Remotes and Bluetooth Devices.

Amazon Fire TV Remotes
Amazon Fire TV Remotes

When found select it and then choose Other Bluetooth Devices entry.

Add Bluetooth Devices
Add Bluetooth Devices

From the list of options displayed, select Add Bluetooth Devices.

Searching for Bluetooth Devices
Searching for Bluetooth Devices

Your TV will search for the Bluetooth devices and list their names.

Connect Bluetooth headphones to Amazon Fire Stick
Connect Bluetooth headphones to Amazon Fire Stick

Select the desired device to pair with Amazon Fire TV.

Headset Disconnected
Headset Disconnected

To unpair the same, simply press the Options button (visible as 3 horizontal bars) of your Alexa Voice Remote.

 Amazon Fire TV sound problem?

Wi-Fi Performance Screen
Wi-Fi Performance Screen

If you experience poor Amazon Fire Stick audio output Bluetooth, connect your Fire TV Stick to a 5 GHz wireless router. Stereo Bluetooth headsets are known to impact 2.4 GHz Wi-Fi and audio performance.

How to control Bluetooth volume on Firestick?

Most of the Bluetooth-enabled headphones have their own volume controls. So, the Fire Stick doesn’t offer a dedicated option to control volume levels for your Bluetooth devices. To control Bluetooth headphone volume on firestick, you can either press the + or button or roll the dial of over-ear headphones as desired.

Source – Amazon Support.

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