Bluetooth headphones are a great way to enjoy music on the go, but pairing them can be a bit tricky. Here are some tips on how to pair Onn Bluetooth headphones for the first time with your smartphone.
Walmart sells ONN, an affordable brand of headphones and/or earbuds. It seems that many people are having issues with them based on their poor ratings. These steps will help you connect your ONN headphones with Bluetooth.
- Pair your Onn headphones with Bluetooth
- Pair your Onn headphones with your laptop or phone using the search function
- Confirm successful pairing
- Troubleshoot your Bluetooth Connection
How To Pair Onn Bluetooth Headphones
1. Turn your Onn headphones’ pairing mode on.
The button that powers Onn headphones or earbuds is shared by the Bluetooth pairing and Power On/Off buttons. Hold the button down for 3-4 seconds. Some models require between 8-10 seconds. After that, the headphones will turn on. A flashing LED light will indicate that the headphones have entered pairing mode. Depending on the model, the LED may flash red or blue.
2. Pair your Onn headphones with your laptop or phone.
iPhone. go to Settings and then Bluetooth. Navigate to Settings, then Bluetooth. Turn on Bluetooth. To connect, look for your Onn headphones in the “OTHER DEVICES” section.
Android. Go to Settings and turn on Bluetooth. Turn on Bluetooth by going to Settings. Click “Pair new device” in Bluetooth. Tap the Onn headphones to pair with your phone.
macOS. Select Apple menu > System Preferences on your Mac. Click Bluetooth. Click Connect to select your Onn headphones. Click Accept if asked.
Windows 10. Click on the Bluetooth button in your toolbar and select “Show Bluetooth devices”. If the Bluetooth button is not visible, it will be located under the upward-pointing arrow in the taskbar at bottom of your screen (see below).
Click “Bluetooth” in the Add a Device window. To connect, look for your Onn headphones and tap on them. You can also search for “Bluetooth” in the Windows search box. Once the Bluetooth & Other Devices window opens, ensure Bluetooth is turned on and then click “Add Bluetooth/other devices” to select your device.
3. Confirm successful pairing
After pairing your Onn headphones with your phone or laptop successfully, the LED will stop blinking on your headphones.
4. Troubleshooting Bluetooth connections
If your device is not pairing after you’ve followed the above steps, please refer to our detailed guide on how to fix Bluetooth pairing problems.
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