How to connect Bluetooth headphones with your Nintendo Switch

The Nintendo Switch is one of best handheld /home consoles that enabled a user to enjoy their favorite games in a single handy device without any bulky setup outwith compromise of high graphic gameplay. If you’re playing in handheld mode and you have a set of wired headphones or a two-way audio jack, it may not be ideal for the excellent experience. But some users are on the next level, those searching on the internet for how to connect Bluetooth headphones with Nintendo switch. Unfortunately, Nintendo hasn’t made it easy to use wireless headphones with the system.

The Switch has Bluetooth technology, but this is saved for the controllers. So please don’t lose your hope. We are going to share three ways that you can use to connect Bluetooth headphones with the Nintendo switch.

Note:- (To connect Bluetooth headphones with Nintendo switch. It would be best if you bought a USB connector or a Bluetooth transmitter. However, Switch will not work with all Bluetooth headsets. So before purchasing any equipment, check this list.)

How to use Bluetooth headphones with a Nintendo Switch via the USB-C port?

In this method, you’ll need to buy a Bluetooth adaptor (some Bluetooth headphones offer out of the box ) with a USB-C to USB-A adapter.

How to connect Bluetooth headphones with your Nintendo Switch

  1. Press the Power button on the Switch. It’s on the top edge, right next to the volume buttons.
  2. Insert the Bluetooth adapter into USB-c to USB-A adapter then connect the to-USB-C adapter to the Switch. The port is located on the bottom edge of the Switch.
  3. Turn on your wireless headphones. You can generally do this by pressing a button somewhere on the unit.
  4. Connect the headphones USB dongle to the adapter. The dongle that got here along with your headphones; otherwise, you can purchase has a USB plug that should fit securely into dongle’s USB port.
  5. As soon as the Switch recognizes your wireless headphones, you will see a USB prompt on the top-left corner of the screen. It indicates that the sound from the Switch is now routed through your headphones.

How to use Bluetooth headphones with a Nintendo Switch via an Audio Input?

To implement, this method you need to buy a Bluetooth transmitter with an audio-in jack.you can connect such a transmitter to the Switch using a 3.5mm to 3.5mm AUX cable and then pair your Bluetooth headphones to the transmitter.

how to connect bluetooth headphones to switch.

  1. Please turn on the Nintendo switch by pressing the power button on its top edge ( next to the volume buttons).
  2. Connect the Bluetooth transmitter to the Nintendo switch. To do this, plug one end of the 3.5 mm cable into the headphone jack on the top of the Switch, and other into the input on the transmitter.
  3. Place the Bluetooth transmitter into pairing mode.press and hold the transmitter’s pairing button until lights start flashing.
  4. Now powerup your headphones by pressing a button somewhere on the unit.
  5. Pair the headphones with the Bluetooth transmitter. On the gap of a few feet, headphones automatically paired with Bluetooth transmitter. Once they are paired, you can hear the audio from your Switch through the headphones.
  6. Remember that when headphones and transmitters are paired, then the lights on both units stop flashing.

How to use Bluetooth headphones with a Nintendo Switch via when Playing on a TV?

 

how to connect bluetooth headphones to switch.

  1. First of all, disconnect the joy-con controllers from the Switch. Press and hold the round release buttons on the back of the controllers.
  2. Now insert the Nintendo Switch in the dock. The dock should already be connected to your tv.
  3. Turn on the Nintendo switch by pressing the power button on its top edge ( next to the volume buttons). You should turn on your tv. If necessary, use your TV’s remote control to switch to the connected input of the Nintendo switch.
  4. Connect the USB dongle to the dock. There may be 2 USB ports on the left side of the dock and other inside the back cover. You can insert the dongle into any free port.
  5. Now powerup your headphones by pressing a button somewhere on the unit. As soon as the Switch recognizes your wireless headphones, you will see a USB prompt on the top-left corner of the screen. It indicates that the sound from the Switch is now routed through your headphones.

 

Check the Related Products 

 Best Bluetooth adapters for the Nintendo switch.

1.ZIOCOM Bluetooth Adapter Audio Transmitter for Nintendo Switch, USB C Connector 

 

 

2.GuliKit Route Air Bluetooth Adapter for Nintendo Switch/ Switch Lite PS4 PC

 

 

3. 8Bitdo Wireless Bluetooth Adapter for Nintendo Switch, Windows, Mac, & Raspberry Pi

 

 

Best Transmitter Receiver for the Nintendo switch.

 

  1. TaoTronics Bluetooth 5.0 Transmitter and Receiver, 2-in-1 Wireless 3.5mm Adapter

 

 

2. TROND Bluetooth V5.0 Transmitter Receiver for TV PC iPod, 2-in-1 Wireless 3.5mm Adapter

 

 

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