Bluetooth not working with iOS 9 and Apple TV 4th version

Ultimate guide to fix Bluetooth not working on Apple tv 4th generation with iPhone, iPad. If you’ve a new Apple Tv 4th generation and running iOS 9/iOS 8 device or third party Bluetooth accessory. And you’re trying to connect your Bluetooth accessory with Apple tv. Even you won’t connect to your 4th generation Apple tv or might lose connectivity during use. Since there are alternative troubleshooting ways to fix Bluetooth not working with iOS 9 and Apple TV 4th version. We’ve several useful workarounds that can be solving your issue. But before that read below note carefully.

Please note: According to Apple site- there are many Bluetooth accessory which allow to connect with Apple tv 4th generation like, Bluetooth speakers, Bluetooth headphone and game controllers. But some devices including Bluetooth keyboards are not compatible.

Instructions to fix Bluetooth not working with iOS 9 and Apple TV 4

Bluetooth not working with iOS 9 and Apple TV 4th version

Solution 1. Keep remember Bluetooth devices close together

Make confirm your Bluetooth Accessory is in range of your Apple tv 4 and without any interference in the area. Because hindrance has directly affects on radio frequency of devices.

Solution 2. Bluetooth device charged and Turn ON

Your Bluetooth accessory which you want to connect with Apple tv that should be fully charged and in power ON mode situation. So please check out and try again. If all right then go with next clue.

Solution 3. Make sure your Apple tv 4th gen and Bluetooth device software is up to date

Steps to check software update on Apple TV 4th generation   

Go to Settings > System > Software Updates > Update Software.

If there’s an update, download and install it

On Apple TV (2nd or 3rd generation)

Go to Settings > General > Update Software.

For Bluetooth Accessory software update- For example if you’ve a beats wireless headphone , then check for firmware updates

Solution 4. Move your Apple TV location

You’ve to need move your Apple TV to a different location near your LED television or any built-in Bluetooth television. Even now, you see your issue (Bluetooth not working with iOS 9 and Apple TV) again then follow fifth way.

Solution 5. Look your Bluetooth Accessory is showing in Apple TV

Go to Apple TV Setting → Remote & Devices →Bluetooth.

If you see Bluetooth device but can’t connect to it. Then unpair your accessory and try to pair it again.

After tried above all steps to fix Bluetooth not working with iOS 9 and Apple TV 4, if you’ve same issue further then please contact the manufacturer of the accessory.

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