Article ID : 00239699 / Last Modified : 14/01/2020

Which method should I choose to connect the Sound Bar to the TV?

    The connection method between the TV and the sound bar may be different, depending on the models being connected. The optimal connection methods are listed below, in order:


    Check the TV and Sound Bar terminals

    Image of TV connection terminals

    TV

    1. HDMI IN ARC (HDMI IN eARC/ARC)
    2. HDMI IN
    3. OPTICAL DIGITAL AUDIO OUT
    4. ANALOG AUDIO OUT/Headphone


    Image of Sound Bar connection terminals

    Sound Bar

    1. HDMI IN
    2. HDMI OUT ARC (HDMI OUT TV eARC/ARC)
    3. OPTICAL DIGITAL AUDIO IN
    4. ANALOG AUDIO IN

    Connection method suitable for your TV and Sound Bar



    1. If the TV and Sound Bar have ARC compatible HDMI terminals 1 and 6

    2. If the TV and Sound Bar have Optical digital audio terminals 3 and 7

    3. If the previous connection methods (1 and 2) do not apply