Suppose you have a Sony subwoofer and you want to add this subwoofer to your home theater to add some extra bass, but you need to figure out how to connect the Sony subwoofer to soundbar without remote.

In that case, Team Wooster Audio will show you how to connect it properly. Most home theater systems come with a remote control, which is quite common, but companies also provide ways to control home theater without the remote in case you lose it. It is easy to connect any of your subwoofers to the home theater system without a remote in just a few steps.

Sony subwoofers can be connected to sound bars in several ways without a remote control. You can plug in your subwoofer to your soundbar by finding the appropriate input on the soundbar. Another method is to use an app called Sound Connect, which allows you to control your subwoofer anywhere in the world. It is helpful to use the remote with a Sony subwoofer when connecting it to a soundbar. However, there are methods for connecting without the remote as well.

Quick Steps To Connect Sony Subwoofer to Soundbar Without Remote

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With an audio cable, you can connect your Sony subwoofer to your Soundbar easily by just connecting Subwoofer Output > To > Soundbar Input (Note: For Soundbar with multiple inputs, find [Subwoofer or sub out] labels.

Things To Do After Connecting Sony Subwoofer To Soundbar With and Without Remote:

You’re going to need to adjust the Soundbar to boost the quality of sound on your Soundbar if you’ve connected your Soundbar and Subwoofer properly using audio cables. To accomplish this, follow the steps below:

  • Go to Soundbar’s Menu (Press the “Menu” button)
  • Go to “Settings” or “Configure”
  • Now Adjust Soundbar’s Settings

People can easily connect any subwoofer brand with the Soundbar’s remote, such as Sony, Kenwood, Polk Audio, etc., to the Soundbar.

However, if you do not have a soundbar remote, no worries, Yes! It is easy to connect any subwoofer to your smart TV, and all you need to do is connect your Subwoofer directly to your TV. Since almost every TV comes with a “Sub Out” port, we will use it to connect our Subwoofer, and we will make some adjustments to the TV’s audio settings. (On the remote, press the “Menu” button > TV Menu > “Settings” or “Configure” > Adjust TV audio settings).

How to disconnect Sony Subwoofer from Soundbar

If you want to disconnect your Sony subwoofer from your Soundbar, follow these steps:

  1. Open the Soundbar’s menus and select “Settings.”
  2. Select “Audio Output” and then choose the “Subwoofer” option.
  3. On the right side of the screen, under “Disconnected,” you’ll see a blue button with a minus sign next to it. Click it to disconnect your subwoofer.

How to reset the Sony subwoofer

If your Sony subwoofer is not working, you can try a few things before you reset it.

Start by turning on the power to the subwoofer. In the event that the subwoofer does not work, you may have to reset it if the power is on. To reset the Sony subwoofer: 

If you press and hold down “Power,” “Input,” and “Vol-” on the subwoofer (as one), you will see RESET appear on the Sony subwoofer screen; then you have to release the buttons and then turn on the TV and your Soundbar. You may need to reset your Sony subwoofer again if everything still doesn’t work.

How To Put Your Samsung Soundbar In Pairing Mode Without A Remote

If you’re having trouble pairing your Samsung soundbar with your TV, try this method: 

  • Turn on your TV and Samsung soundbar.
  • Press the Source button on the Soundbar. 
  • Now weigh till the BT sign shows.
  • Wait for a few settings.
  • Now Soundbar will show BT READY.
  • The BT means there is no Bluetooth device connected.
  • After BT ready appears, you have to hold the Source button (5 seconds only)
  • If successful, your Samsung soundbar should be in pairing mode and will show up BT PAIRING displays.

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Why Won’t My Subwoofer Connect To My Sony Soundbar?

  • If you have a Sony soundbar and you’ve tried connecting your subwoofer to it, but it won’t work, there might be a few reasons. 
  • The first thing to check is whether your Sony soundbar supports external subwoofers. You’ll need to upgrade your Soundbar to support external subs if it doesn’t.
  • If your Sony soundbar does support external subs, but they still won’t connect, there’s a chance that your subwoofer is incompatible with your Soundbar. 
  • Ensure that your subwoofer’s impedance matches your Soundbar’s specs and that your subwoofer’s power output is high enough for your Soundbar to handle it. If all of those things check out, then there’s a chance that something else is wrong with the connection between the two devices. You might need to try resetting both devices before trying again.

Sony Subwoofer Won’t Connect To Soundbar

There may be a simple solution if you’re having trouble connecting your Sony subwoofer to your Soundbar. 

First, ensure both devices are set up and connected to the same network. In case you still have problems connecting, you can restart both devices. If that doesn’t work, try disconnecting your Soundbar and reconnecting it to your subwoofer. Finally, if nothing else works, contact Sony support.

How To Turn On Sony Soundbar Without Remote

If you’re looking for a way to turn on your Sony soundbar without using a remote, there are a couple of different methods you can try. 

Use the TV’s Buttons to Access Soundbar settings; to use this method, first, find the button configuration menu for your TV. This will usually be located on the main screen or home screen; once you’ve found it, press and hold one of the buttons on your Soundbar until it powers off and then back on again. You’ll now be able to access the Soundbar’s settings by pressing one of the buttons on your TV.

How To Connect Sound Bar To Tv

If you have a sound bar and want to connect it to your TV, there are a few things you need to do.

  • First, make sure your sound bar is compatible with your TV. Most soundbars are compatible with most TVs, but there are a few that may not work with certain models. 
  • Second, make sure your TV has an HDMI connection. Many newer TVs have an HDMI connection built-in, so you don’t need to purchase an extra adapter. 
  • Third, make sure your sound bar has an audio output. Many sound bars have an audio output jack on the back or side of the device, so you need to plug it into your TV’s audio output jack. 
  • The fourth step is to set up the audio settings on your TV. You may have to select the option from the main menu on most TVs. From here, you’ll need to select “audio output” and choose the type of connection (HDMI or aux) that your sound bar uses.
  • Fifth, power on your sound bar and TV and wait for the indicator light on the sound bar to turn blue. Once both devices are powered on, press the appropriate button on your TV remote to start streaming audio from the Soundbar.

Can I connect Sony Subwoofer to soundbar using Sony Music App?

To connect your Sony subwoofer to the soundbar using the Sony app, simply launch the app and follow the setup process and necessary steps to build a wireless connection between both. Once the devices are linked, you can change the equalizer settings, alter the volume, and even sync the music for a great listening experience.

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