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How to Pair Bluetooth Headphones: Read Step-By-Step Guide

How to pair bluetooth headphones is a question that a lot of people ask. So, you’ve taken the plunge. You’ve heard the good news and you’re ready to optimise your audio experience. You’ve bought the Nuraphone. Congratulations!

Now onto how to connect bluetooth headphones. Should be easy, right?

Absolutely! The process is really simple. You’ll be enjoying your favourite music in a whole new way in no time.

How to connect bluetooth headphones: Pairing Your Nuraphone Headphones

- Start by removing all cables. The Nuraphone is compatible with analog cables, lightning cables, USB-C, micro-USB or USB-A.
- Place the Nuraphones on your head, which will turn them on and activate Bluetooth pairing mode.
- Go to your mobile device’s bluetooth settings
- Connect your phone to “nuraphone XXX” (where the XXX represents a three-digit code unique to your device) and not “nuraphone XXX[LE]” (the Nuraphone’s Low Energy mode).
- Once this is done, you can personalise your Nuraphones using the Nura app.

How to connect bluetooth headphones: Can I pair my Nuraphone to multiple devices?

Wondering on how to connect bluetooth headphones to multiple devices? Thanks to the Nuraphone’s Bluetooth QuickSwitch, you can easily connect to multiple devices. Nuraphones are in discoverable mode within two minutes of wearing them, so you can switch between your devices without disconnecting from previously paired devices. You can turn on discoverable mode at any time after these two minutes have passed.

How To Pair Bluetooth Headphones: What if I have Bluetooth connection problems?

How to connect bluetooth headphones and the steps you should take if you're having trouble connecting.

- Your Nuraphone (along with your listening device) should be charged. Make sure you listen to the audible charge indicator to know how much charge is left.
- Turn on and pair your Nuraphone by placing it on your head.
- Ensure that all of the cables are removed from your Nuraphone, as these can prevent your phone from pairing with Bluetooth.
- How to connect bluetooth headphones, it’s important to make sure your Bluetooth settings have not been accidentally disabled on your device.
- Turn off Bluetooth on your device, turn it on again, then try pairing your Nuraphone.
- You should select "nuraphone XXX" (where XXX represents a three-digit code that uniquely identifies your device) instead of "nuraphone XXX[LE]".
- Make sure your Nuraphone is within 10 feet of the audio device you are trying to connect to.
- Avoid anything that could disrupt your Nuraphone and your audio connection, such as microwaves and wireless routers.
- Restart your audio device if all these methods haven't worked.

How to Pair Bluetooth Headphones: What if my Bluetooth connection is cutting in and out?

How to connect bluetooth headphones and fix a stuttering bluetooth connection, you should try the following:

- Close the distance between your Nuraphone and your audio device. Your audio device should be positioned next to the Nuraphone's Bluetooth sensor, so you should aim to get it close to its right side.
- Your Nuraphone should not be near any technology that can disrupt the Bluetooth connection, such as metal appliances, microwaves, wireless speakers, external monitors, LCD displays and other wireless devices.
- How to connect bluetooth headphones, it’s essential that the Nuraphone and the audio device you're connecting to should both have:
- An adequate amount of battery charge
- Check your settings for any firmware updates
- To determine the root of your connection problem, try pairing your Nuraphone with a different device.

How to connect bluetooth headphones: What if my connection problems are on an Android device?

Usually, Android connectivity problems are caused by codec issues. Follow these steps on how to connect bluetooth headphones and change the codec on your Android phone. 

- Ensure that your Nuraphone is turned on and connected to your phone.
- Go to Settings, then navigate to Build Number. You can do this via: 

- About Phone, then Build Number or
- About, Software Information, More, then Build Number or
- About Phone, Software Info, then Build Number

- Now tap on Build Number seven times, which should start a countdown.
- Access Developer Settings by returning to settings. The Bluetooth codec can be selected there.

How To Connect Bluetooth Headphones: What if my connection problems are with the Nura App?

If your problem is connecting to the Nura app on your phone, there are steps you can take to fix that here:

- For iOS, ensure that the Nura App has Bluetooth access. You will initially be prompted this when launching the Nura app for the first time. 
- Go to Settings, then Nura and ensure Bluetooth is turned on.
- For Android, try accessing the Nura app using a different internet source (i.e. if you’re using WiFi, try switching to mobile data and vice-versa).

For any how to connect bluetooth headphones or any other Bluetooth related questions, contact us and we’ll help you clear them all up so you can enjoy your perfect audio experience.

How to Connect Bluetooth Headphones Frequently Asked Questions 

How to connect bluetooth headphones to another device? 

If you’re wondering how to connect bluetooth headphones to another device, pairing your Nuraphone headphones is incredibly easy. Start by ensuring your mobile device is bluetooth ready but checking its bluetooth settings. Next, place the Nuraphone on your head which will turn them on and activate bluetooth pairing mode.  Connect your phone to “nuraphone XXX”. 

How to connect bluetooth headphones: Can Nuraphone be connected to multiple devices? 

The short answer is yes! You can easily switch between different devices without having to disconnect your Nuraphone, all thanks to the Nuraphone QuickSwitch feature!

How to connect bluetooth headphones to Android? 

If you’re having issues with how to connect bluetooth headphones to Android, chances are you may be experiencing codec issues. Go to Settings, then navigate to Build Number. You can do this via: 

- About Phone, then Build Number or
- About, Software Information, More, then Build Number or
- About Phone, Software Info, then Build Number

Now tap on Build Number seven times, which should start a countdown. Lastly, Access Developer Settings by returning to settings. The Bluetooth codec can be selected there.

How to connect bluetooth headphones via Nura App?

If you’re having troubles with how to connect bluetooth headphones and the Nura App, make sure the Nura app has access to bluetooth. You can check this in your mobile device settings. 

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