How to Pair Vizio Soundbar with Subwoofer

Vizio Soundbar is the best audio system you can have at your home, which adds aesthetics to your overall television setup and provides outstanding sound quality to the listeners. 

Even though having a SoundBar is more than enough if you want to have a theatre-like experience at your home, connecting it with a subwoofer can enhance the overall sound quality to its double level. In this article, we will share how you can pair Vizio Soundbar with a subwoofer.

How to Pair Vizio Soundbar with Subwoofer

 We will share the steps of connecting Vizio Soundbar to a third-party subwoofer as well. But before that, let’s take a look at how you can connect Vizio Soundbar to Vizio subwoofer. 

Connect Vizio Soundbar to Vizio Subwoofer – Steps

Often Vizio Soundbar does not get connected with the Vizio subwoofer because it loses the saved Bluetooth connection. In that case, you have to repair your Vizio Soundbar to the subwoofer, and its process is exceptionally straightforward. 

Steps to Pair Vizio Soundbar with Subwoofer are as under.

Step 1: Switch on the Device

In the first step, you have to switch on your subwoofer to be paired with the Vizio Soundbar. 

Step 2: Put Subwoofer into Pairing Mode

On the back of the subwoofer, you will find a pairing button that you have to press for 5 or 6 seconds, and in this many seconds, a red LED light will blink on the subwoofer. 

You can remove your finger from the pairing button once you see the red LED light blinking on the subwoofer. 

Step 3: Put Soundbar into Pairing Mode

When you have put the subwoofer in the pairing mode, you have to switch on the power button of your Soundbar. The process of this is also the same. 

Hold the power button of the Soundbar for 5 seconds, after which you will see a flash of light three times that will indicate your Vizio Soundbar is successfully paired with the subwoofer. 

Step 4: Test the Audio 

When the light flashes three times, you can release the power button of the Vizio Soundbar and try playing any audio to see if the subwoofer has successfully paired with the Vizio Soundbar. 

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Vizio Soundbar to Other Subwoofers

Not everyone invests in an entire home theatre system, and some try to pair Vizio Soundbar with the available subwoofer at their home. 

Now that we have shared the steps you have to follow to pair Vizio Soundbar to the Vizio subwoofer, let’s look at the steps to pair the Soundbar with third-party subwoofers. 

Step 1: Find a Proper Place for Subwoofer

In the first step, you have to place your subwoofer correctly to plug it with the power outlet and make sure that it is in close range with the Vizio Soundbar. 

Step 2: Look for the Pairing Button

In the second step, you have to look for the power button for the pairing. Now every Soundbar has a different placement of buttons. So you can either refer to the manual or look on the internet to find the particular button with which you can pair the subwoofer with the Soundbar. 

Step 3: Put the Subwoofer into Pairing Mode

The pairing process of a third-party subwoofer will be different from that of the Vizio subwoofer, so you must check the process in the manual once. But the most common way is to hold down the pairing button for a few seconds, after which the subwoofer will flash a light which means that it has gone into pairing mode. 

Step 4: Pair the Soundbar With Subwoofer

In the next step, you have to hold the power button of the Vizio Soundbar for a few seconds until the LED light blinks on it that will ultimately indicate that your third-party subwoofer has successfully connected with the Vizio Soundbar.

Step 5: Play the Music for Testing

The process of using the Vizio Soundbar for pairing it with any other subwoofer is similar to what we have discussed above. Once the pairing is completed, you can play music to ensure that your subwoofer is working correctly and connected with the Soundbar. 

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Why won’t my Vizio subwoofer connect to my soundbar?

If your VIZIO subwoofer is not connecting to your soundbar, one of the first things you should try is updating the VIZIO soundbar firmware.

You can do this by connecting to the VIZIO SmartCast app. Once you’re connected, go to the Settings menu and look for the “Firmware Update” option. Select it and follow the instructions on the screen.If updating the firmware doesn’t work, you can try resetting your VIZIO soundbar to factory settings.

To do this, hold down the Input and Volume Down buttons on your soundbar for a few seconds. This will reset your soundbar to its default settings.

Wrap Up

Connecting the subwoofer with Vizio SoundBar can give you a mesmerizing sound experience; therefore, several people look for the steps to connect these two devices. These were the simple steps that you can follow to pair the Vizio Soundbar to the subwoofer. 

In this article, we discussed the steps for both Vizio subwoofer and third-party subwoofer. So, we hope that this article will prove to be informative and beneficial when you have to connect your Vizio SoundBar to any subwoofer of your choice.