How To Connect Bluetooth Speaker To PS4? [Step-by-Step]

The Ps4 device has stopped supporting Bluetooth speakers, so you can’t connect Bluetooth speakers to your PS4 if you want to. Sony’s ps4 is incompatible with Bluetooth devices.

Now you may be wondering how do you connect the speaker to the PS4? For this you have to follow some way.

You will not be able to connect Bluetooth speakers to your PS4 but will be able to connect speakers. There are two ways to do this.

  • You need to use an audio cable to connect the speakers to your ps4. There are many Bluetooth speakers that come with wired output. This method is sure to work for you.
  • You can connect a speaker to the TV you are using with your ps4. Whether you can connect your speaker to the TV via audio cable or Bluetooth will depend on the capabilities of your TV. If your speaker is connected to a TV using HMDI, the speaker will automatically connect and the audio will play.

How To Connect Bluetooth Speaker To PS4 In Various Ways

 

1. Ways To Connect The Speaker To The PS4 Using An Audio Cable

Way-1: For this you will first need an optical audio cable. The cable mouth is made of plastic and is hexagonal and has a small jack in the middle of the mouth. You can find this cable in any electronics store.

  • If your ps4 is slim then you can’t use this cable. This is because the PS4 Slim does not have an optical audio output port.

N.T: So I would suggest you to check your PS4 before buying the cable.

Way-2: First one end of the audio cable needs to be connected to the speaker’s optical port. You need to find the optical port in your main speaker unit.

  • If you do not have a speaker optical port, you can buy an optical adapter. For example, You can use an optical to RAC adapter. This enables the optical cable to connect to the speaker ports.

Way-3: Connect the other end of the audio cable to the port of your PS4. You will find this port just to the left of ps4.

Way-4: Turn on your ps4 and after a while you will hear the music of ps4 through the speaker.

  • If you do not hear the speaker, then you have to reduce the volume of your speaker. You can hear the song only if you adjust the sound of the speaker.

2.  Connect PS4 To Speakers Using Audio Extractor

Way-1: For this you need an audio extractor. There are two HMDI ports on the opposite side of the audio extractor, along with an optical port. This cable has audio output for RAC audio port. You can find it at any electronics store or order it on Amazon. However, make sure that the audio extractor’s port matches the speaker’s port. Because if there is no match, it will be useless for you.

Way-2: You will need an audio cable to connect the audio extractor to the speaker. This cable will connect to the audio output of the audio extractor and the audio input of the speaker. Moreover the cable will match the output port of the audio extractor and the port of the speaker.

Way-3: You need to buy HDMI cable. You may think that you already have HDMI cable. Because the TV that comes with your ps4 has an HDMI cable that connects them. But you need an extra HDMI cable because it will connect the audio extractor to the TV.

Way-4: First you need to connect the audio extractor to the PS4 using the HDMI cable. Ps4 has separate slot for connecting HDMI cable you need to connect one end of cable there. And the audio extractor has a port marked Audio In, where you need to connect the other end of the HDMI.

Way-5: Connect the audio extractor to the TV with the second HDMI cable. Connect this cable from the audio out of the audio extractor to the HDMI port of the TV.

Way-6: Now you need to connect the audio extractor to the speaker with the help of audio cable. The audio cable must be connected to one end of the audio extractor’s output port and the other end to the speaker’s input port.

Way-7: Turn on your ps4 and after a while you will hear the music of ps4 through the speaker.

  • If you do not hear the speaker, then you have to reduce the volume of your speaker. You can hear the song only if you adjust the sound of the speaker.

3. Connect PS4 To Speakers Using Wireless Speaker

Way-1: You will need a cable for this. Since ps4 does not support Bluetooth devices, you cannot connect your Bluetooth speakers or headphones to ps4. You can use an auxiliary audio cable to hard-wire your speaker.

  • It can be seen after buying the Bluetooth transmitter that it may not support ps4. So you need a cable to connect the Bluetooth speaker to your PS4.
  • The Bluetooth speaker has a headphone jack for manual access. You can connect the ps4 to the Bluetooth speaker with the help of cable through that jack. But if you don’t have a headphone jack to give your Bluetooth speaker, isn’t that compatible for your ps4.

Way-2: Now you need to connect the ps4 device with your speaker. There is a headphone jack on the back of the PS4 controller where one end of the auxiliary cable needs to be connected. And connect the other end of the auxiliary cable to the jack in the “Audio-in” your Bluetooth speaker.

Way-3: Now you need to sign in by turning on the ps4 controller. Then after signing up you have to press the PS button of the ps4 controller. There you will get a list with the name of your device and from there you have to select the profile of your device and then press X.

Way-4: Go to the Ps4 Controller Settings option and a menu bar will be found there.  Click on Settings option.

Way-5: Scroll to the bottom of the menu bar to get the device options. Then click on the Device option.

Way-6: After entering the device page you will get the audio device option.  Click on the audio device.

Way-7: After entering the Audio Devices page, click on Output Device.

Way-8: After clicking on the output device you will get the headset connected to controller option on the right side, you have to click there. If your ps4 is already selected then you do not need to select again.

Way-9: Then you have to click the Output to Headphone option.

Way-10: Then you have to select the All Audio option. This means that your ps4 controller can control all types of audio. And all types of audio output can be heard through the speaker.

Way-11: Now turn on your speaker by turning on the power button. Then turn on the music on your PS4 and check that the music is playing on the speaker.

I hope you can easily connect Bluetooth speakers to your ps4 using these methods.

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