List of Bluetooth Adapters for Samsung TVs

To get a completely immersive audio experience from your Samsung TV, your best bet is to connect it to an external audio device such as a soundbar or pair of headphones. If you prefer a wireless connection, then you can easily set that up if your Samsung TV comes with built-in Bluetooth connectivity. But what when your TV doesn’t come with Bluetooth?

Well, the simple way around that is to plug in a Bluetooth adapter. And with that, you can enjoy wireless connections between your TV and other devices. In this post, we’d be looking at some of the best Bluetooth adapters for Samsung TVs.

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Bluetooth Adapters for Samsung TVs

While the market abounds with TV adapters that are touted as ‘universal’, we have carefully handpicked those that work perfectly with Samsung TVs. And below is our list — and reviews — of recommended options that you shouldn’t go wrong with.

1. Avantree Oasis Bluetooth 5.0 Adapter – Best Overall

 

The Avantree Oasis is one of the best options for users that care more about quality and are ready to spend a little extra. The Oasis Plus comes with a dual-link function that allows you to connect two Bluetooth headphones/speakers at the same time with audio playing through both devices simultaneously. This is great if you want to enjoy a late-night Netflix season with a partner.

Compatibility isn’t a problem. The Bluetooth adapter is designed to be compatible with a wide range of Samsung TVs. All you have to do is ensure that the TV has an audio output port. Another perk is the long-range of use. You can expect stable and reliable connectivity up to 164 ft (50m).

Pros

  • Wide compatibility
  • Bluetooth is consistent
  • Build quality seems to be good
  • Easy to pair with headphones

Cons

  • Provided USB cable is indeed short
  • Buttons on the unit are a bit temperamental

2. 1Mii Bluetooth Transmitter Receiver – Most Feature-packed

 

The 1Mii Bluetooth Transmitter Receiver comes with the latest Bluetooth 5.0 (CSR8675) as well as a built-in ESS SABRE DAC plus a Qualcomm chip that provides an excellent signal-noise ratio of 121dB.

The 1Mii Bluetooth Transmitter Receiver also allows you to pair two Bluetooth headphones or two Bluetooth speakers — thank to its dual-stream feature. The Bluetooth transmitter receiver also offers an impressive range of up to 265ft (80m) line-of-sight in the open air. The range indoors drops significantly. You get 80 – 110ft (25 – 35m) indoors.

The 1Mii Bluetooth Transmitter Receiver also has a wide compatibility range. It will work with all Samsung TVs with analog (RCA / 3.5mm AUX audio) and digital (optical) inputs and outputs.

Pros

  • Deliver excellent signal to noise ratio 121dB
  • Long range of use
  • No Lip Sync Delay
  • Plug and play setup

Cons

  • Susceptible to RF interference
  • Pretty bad latency

3. Aisidra V5.0 Bluetooth Adapter – Best Budget Option

 

The Aisidra V5.0 Bluetooth Adapter is a 2-in1 Bluetooth Adapter that will work as a transmitter when plugged into your Samsung TV  and transmit audio to Bluetooth headphones/speakers/soundbars.

Just like every high-end Bluetooth transmitter and receiver out there, this pick comes with the dual connection feature that allows you to connect two devices simultaneously. In addition, you won’t have to worry about re-pairing each device that was previously paired. The adapter will automatically re-pair to these devices.

This Bluetooth adapter comes with a heavy-duty battery that is designed to give you up to 10 hours of use per full charge. When in a low battery status, you can plug in the device and still use it while working at the same time.

Pros

  • Universal 2-in-1 Bluetooth adapter
  • Works while charging
  • Dual connection
  • 10 hours per full charge

Cons

  • Operating range could be better
  • A bit pricey

4. 1Mii B06TX Bluetooth 5.0 Transmitter

 

The 1Mii B06TX Bluetooth 5.0 Transmitter is one of the best picks for users that want to save on costs but are still looking for a high-quality device. This Bluetooth adapter features a Class 1 Bluetooth chip plus unique dual antennas that ensures long ranges and strong connection regardless of the line of sight.

The range in the open air is up to 197ft (60m) which drops to 50 – 70ft (20 – 30m) when indoors but without interference. Keep in mind that the actual range can be affected by physical obstructions like walls and wireless interference, however, the device does offer a nice range.

The Dual-link control feature is also available allowing you to pair with two Bluetooth speakers or Bluetooth headphones one by one. You can also connect 2 headphones or speakers at the same time using the feature.

Pros

  • Very easy to set up
  • Connects 2 headphones or speakers
  • Flexible audio connections
  • Long range in open-air and indoor applications

Cons

  • A bit pricey
  • Terrible lag

5. Avantree Oasis B Bluetooth 5.0

 

The Avantree Oasis B Bluetooth 5.0 Transmitter is a Class 1 Bluetooth device with a range of up to 164ft (50m) in open air line-of-sight conditions and up to 50 – 70ft (20 – 30m) indoors. This range is achievable when using larger headphones so you might want to ditch those smaller earbuds if you want the best range.

As with all top Bluetooth adapters, there is a dual-link no lip-sync delay, and multiple audio input options. It will also connect two headphones or a soundbar with your headphone allowing you to stream audio to two devices at once.

Pros

  • No Lip Sync Delay
  • Long-range in indoor applications
  • Dual Bluetooth support
  • Transmitter and receiver 2-in-1 unit

Cons

  • Heavier than other models
  • A bit pricey

6. Avantree TC417 Bluetooth Adapter

 

The Avantree TC417 Bluetooth Adapter features a 2-in-1 design that allows it to function as a receiver to Bluetooth-enabled speakers, soundbar, and home theater. It also functions as a receiver allowing you to wireless stream to your headphones. The compatibility is second to none. It supports optical/AUX and RCA audio output which make it compatible with most Samsung TV models

Battery life is one of the biggest issues with Bluetooth adapters. Not only should the battery last long enough but it should also charge very quickly. The Avantree TC417 Bluetooth adapter features a built-in battery that delivers up to 20 hours of streaming time on a full charge. Recharging the battery takes only 2 hours so you won’t have to wait around to get back to enjoy your favorite songs and movies.

Pros

  • 20 hours of playtime
  • Fully charges within 2 hours
  • Features aptX Low Latency technology
  • Supports several internet services

Cons

  • A bit pricey
  • No auto-pairing

7. GTRACING Bluetooth

 

The GTRACING Bluetooth Adapter comes with a unique design that makes it more portable than its counterparts. it also costs way less, however, you might want to consider the range in open-air and indoor use before relying on this device. Still, it has a wide compatibility range.

When used under the right conditions, the Bluetooth adapter offers a connection range of up to 50ft which is just as impressive as more expensive models. Not only will it work with most Samsung TV models but also Windows computers and laptops, and gaming consoles like PS, Xbox, and Nintendo Switch.

The device is also very easy to set up. You won’t have to worry about installing a driver with this one, simply plug it into the USB port and start connecting immediately.

Pros

  • Compact size for easy portability
  • Plug and Play setup
  • Wide compatibility
  • Extremely affordable

Cons

  • Limited operating range
  • Might not work on some TV models

8. TROND V5.0 Bluetooth Audio Adapter

 

The TROND V5.0 Bluetooth Audio Adapter sells itself as a compact and portable option that replaces the need for wires when enjoying music or watching movies on your Samsung TV. It works as a transmitter and receiver allowing you to connect 2 devices at the same time.

While the adapter is very affordable, you might want to consider its working range before going ahead to purchase. It will work in a range of up to 33ft/10m which means you will have to be close to get great audio.

The TROND V5.0 Bluetooth Audio Adapter comes with a 160mAh rechargeable battery that offers a decent battery life. With continuous use, you will get up to 8 hours out of the battery. It can also be recharged within 2 hours just like other top picks.

Pros

  • Up to 33ft / 10m working range
  • 8H battery life
  • Fully charged in 2 hours
  • Pair with 2 headphones

Cons

  • Battery life could be better
  • Short operating range

9. Giveet Bluetooth 5.0

 

If you’re up for a more portable device that will save you some space, then the Giveet Bluetooth 5.0 adapter makes for a good bet. The Giveet Bluetooth 5.0 adapter supports dual-stream allowing you to pair 2 Bluetooth headphones/speakers and enjoy the same high-quality audio.

The Giveet Bluetooth 5.0 comes with a short operating range of 33ft/10m even though it comes a bit more than other picks that offer a wide range of use. However, it does make up for that with decent battery life. The battery offers up to 14 hours of runtime on a single charge.

Pros

  • No Lip-Sync Delay
  • Dual stream
  • Pairing to 2 headphones
  • Wide compatibility

Cons

  • A bit pricey
  • Quality drops when far from the unit

10. IIDOO Bluetooth 5.0 Adapter

 

The IIDOO Bluetooth 5.0 Adapter is an incredibly small device that lets you connect to your TV and get audible audio to your headphones without having to break the bank.

The device can be used as a transmitter or receive at the same time without requiring any additional tweaking. It is also designed to work with many Samsung TV models while costing just a fraction of what you would have to pay if you’re looking towards the top models.

When in use, the adapter will automatically pick up audio from any device connected to it in the past which could be a problem. Simply shutting off these devices will allow you to enjoy audio from your TV without disturbances.

Pros

  • Extremely affordable
  • Low latency
  • Small and lightweight
  • Easy to carry

Cons

  • Audio is easily disrupted
  • Short operating range

Author

  • Keith Rowland is a seasoned electrician who enjoys fixing faults in home appliances and electronics. Being someone who loves writing, he shares on this blog, DIY tips on how to fix various devices within a few minutes. When he's not fixing stuff or writing a new blog post, he's playing with his two cute girls and their mom.