Galaxy Tab A (2019) - Pair a Bluetooth device to your tablet (SM-T510)

Last Update date : Oct 07. 2020
Galaxy Tab A (2019) - Pair a Bluetooth device to your tablet (SM-T510)

Bluetooth lets you connect your tablet to many different devices. Turn it into a concert hall by connecting it to Bluetooth speakers, or forgo the tangled mess of headphone wires and pair your tablet with some Bluetooth headphones.

Information provided applies to devices sold in Canada. Available screens and settings may vary for tablets sold in other countries.

Connect to a Bluetooth device

Got a device you want to pair with? You have two ways to do it: through Settings or the notification panel.

Connect to a Bluetooth device 1

From Settings, search for and select Bluetooth. Tap Bluetooth, and then tap the switch to turn on Bluetooth. Select the device you want to connect to. Follow the prompts to complete the process, if applicable.

Connect to a Bluetooth device 2

Want another way to get connected? Open the notification panel by swiping down from the top of the screen. Tap the Bluetooth icon, and then select the device you want to connect to. Follow the prompts to complete the process, if applicable.

Turn off Bluetooth

When you're finished using your Bluetooth devices for the day, it’s a good idea to turn off Bluetooth to save your tablet some battery life.

Turn off Bluetooth 1

To disable Bluetooth, open Settings, and then search for and select Bluetooth. To turn off Bluetooth, tap the switch.

Turn off Bluetooth 2

A quicker way to turn off Bluetooth is through the notification panel. Swipe down from the top of the screen, and then tap the Bluetooth icon.

Unpair from a Bluetooth device

Sometimes, you'll need to unpair a Bluetooth device in order to add a new device. Sometimes unpairing a device can also help with connectivity problems.

Unpair from a Bluetooth device

From Settings, search for and select Bluetooth. Tap Bluetooth, and select the device you wish to unpair. Tap the Settings icon, and then tap Unpair.

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