How to Connect Subwoofer to Samsung Soundbar?

Last Update date : Mar 10. 2021

The Subwoofer is automatically linked to the Soundbar, once the devices are plugged in and turn on. If for some reason that both devices are not connected properly, read the Manual Connection section instead.

Automatic Connection
1 Plug the power cord into power supply port located on the rear panel of the soundbar. Connect the power cord to the wall outlet
Connect power cord to Samsung Soundbar
2 Plug the power cord into power supply port located on the rear panel of the subwoofer. Connect the power cord to the wall outlet
Connect power cord to Subwoofer
3 Turn on the soundbar
Turn on Soundbar
4 When the subwoofer is completely connected, the blue LED LINK Indicator on the subwoofer stops blinking and glows continuously.

If the blue LED does not stop blinking, the linking process has failed. Please refer to the Manual Connection section below.
Subwoofer LED blinking
Manual Connection
1 Plug the power cord into power supply port located on the rear panel of the soundbar. Connect the power cord to the wall outlet
Connect power cord to Samsung Soundbar
2 Plug the power cord into power supply port located on the rear panel of the subwoofer. Connect the power cord to the wall outlet
Connect power cord to Subwoofer
3 Press the ID SET button on the back of the subwoofer using a small, pointed object like a paper clip
Press the ID SET button on the back of the subwoofer
4 Continue holding until the STANDBY indicator is turned off and the LINK indicator (Blue LED) blinks quickly.
STANDBY indicator is turned off and the LINK indicator (Blue LED) blinks quickly
5 While the main unit is powered off (STANDBY mode), press SAT MUTE on the remote control for 5 seconds
6 Continue holding until the ID SET message appears on the soundbar's display
Continue holding until the ID SET message appears on the soundbar's display
7 To finalize the link, turn on the soundbar while the subwoofer's Blue LED blinks
Turn on the Soundbar
8 The main unit and the subwoofer should now be linked (connected) and the Blue LED solid. If the Blue LED is still blinking, the linking process has failed. Turn off the main unit and start again from Step 2.
LED Indicator Lights on the Rear of Subwoofer

 

Table

 

LED

 

 

Status

 

 

Description

 

 

Resolution

 

Blue

 

On

Successfully connected
(normal operation)

-

Blinking

Recovering the connection

Check if the power cable to the
main Soundbar unit is connected properly or wait for a while

Red 

On

 

Standby (with the Soundbar
main unit turned off)

 

Check if the power cable
to the main Soundbar unit
is connected properly

Connection failed

Connection again

Red and Blue

 

Blinking

 

Malfunction

Visit Samsung Service Centre for further assistance

 

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