Music is at the heart of many of our happiest moments. It gives us a chance to truly be ourselves and become immersed in our own world.
Finding the easiest way to listen to the music you want to without having to constantly turn up the volume on your phone, or to spend your time attempting to find speakers that can connect to all your devices easily, can be a difficult and at times frustrating challenge.
This is why the Altec Lansing Speaker has become so popular. It is simple to use and yet an effective and high-quality speaker system that will give you the best listening experience of your musical life.
However, if you have just come across the excellent Altec Lansing Speaker you might be curious about certain details relating to it. You might wonder how to pair Altec Lansing Speakers with the devices around your home.
Well, this piece will explain exactly how to pair Altec Lansing Speakers with other devices around your home and set out why you should buy Altec Lansing Speakers to give you the quality music experience you deserve.
What Are Altec Lansing Speakers?
Before we explain exactly how you can pair Altec Lansing Speakers to your various devices, it is worth ensuring that you understand what exactly makes the Altec Lansing Speaker stand out from other speakers that are available for you to buy.
The Altec Lansing Speaker have a deep history as the company that makes them first became involved with music and speakers during the 1920s. However, Altec Lansing and their products are very much a part of the modern music industry.
The reason that the Altec Lansing Speaker is so widely liked and praised by the music community is because of its artful combination of size, style and effectiveness.
All Altec Lansing Speakers are relatively small in comparison to other types of speakers and so can be easily transported to wherever you need them to be.
The stylish design of the Altec Lansing Speaker is also appealing; the combination of sleek black with blue gives the Altec an electric look that ensures that when you are listening to music with it you feel like you are hearing pure electricity when you are listening to your favorite tunes.
Whilst Altec Lansing Speakers can at times seem expensive, they aren’t the most expensive speakers on the market, and are perfect for anyone who really cares about getting the greatest sound possible.
Now that we’ve explained why the Altec Lansing Speakers are one of the best speaker brands around, it’s time to demonstrate how exactly to pair them to any device you want to.
Most users like to pair their speakers to phones of one model or another, but some like to pair them to TVs and computers as well, so we will explain how to do all of these different types of pairs.
How To Pair Altec Lansing Speaker To An Android Phone
To pair your Altec Lansing Speaker to an Android mobile phone you need to press and hold the power button on the Altec Lansing Speaker for between three to five seconds for the speaker to turn on and begin the process of syncing with your android phone.
You will know that the speaker is ready to sync with the phone when it starts flashing after the blue or red light on the front of the speaker has come on to show the speaker is awake.
When the speaker’s light is flashing it is time to turn to your Android phone. Once you have your phone on then go to settings and tap connections.
If your Altec Speaker is flashing then turn your Bluetooth on and look through Bluetooth (on your Android) for the Altec Lansing Speaker. It should show up and if it does then click on it on your phone and the phone will be automatically connected to the speaker system.
How To Pair Altec Lansing Speaker With An iPhone
As you might imagine, the process is slightly different for an iPhone. With an iPhone you must do pretty much the same process as with your Android – turn on the speaker, turn on the Bluetooth on your phone but the difference is that with an iPhone you must look for available devices. In the available devices tab you should find the Altec Lansing Speaker.
Whilst the process is pretty much the same as with an Android phone, it is worth checking to make sure that you check under “available devices” rather than “settings” as you won’t be able to pair your Altec Lansing Speaker to your iPhone.
How To Pair Altec Lansing Speaker To A Computer (With Windows 10)
Now that we have explained exactly how to pair your Altec Lansing Speaker to the two most popular mobile phone operating systems, let’s explain how to link up with Altec Lansing Speaker to a computer with Windows 10.
It is important that this technique works specifically with Windows 10, and not other versions of Windows.
As with the other steps, make sure to turn your Altec Lansing Speaker on and wait for the blue or red light to start flashing telling you that your speaker is on and ready to be paired up with any available devices.
The next step is to turn on your computer, log on and make sure that it is connected to the internet and has Bluetooth installed on it. Search in your computer’s settings for Bluetooth and once it appears then open it and go into the Bluetooth menu. (The easiest way to search is by typing “Bluetooth” into the search bar. This saves you the trouble of scrolling through menus looking for the Bluetooth option).
Once you are in the Bluetooth menu then you need to turn your Bluetooth on your laptop (or desktop) on. Once you have done that, wait a couple of seconds and then when you open it up you will find the option to add a device.
When you click add another device then your Altec Lansing Speaker should show up for you to connect it to your computer.
Now that we have explained how to add your Altec Lansing Speaker to a Windows 10 computer, let’s explain how to add it to an Apple Mac computer.
How To Pair Altec Lansing Speaker With An Apple Mac
You might imagine that the method to connect your speaker to an Apple Mac is somewhat different from that with connecting it to Windows 10.
However, it isn’t much different at all. In fact, all you have to do is turn the speakers on, wait for the flashing light and then turn your computer on.
Once your computer is on, all you have to do is to open the Bluetooth on your Apple Mac and you click connect, then you simply need to wait for the option to connect to your Altec Lansing Speaker to connect. Once it comes up you should be able to connect in moments.
How To Pair Altec Lansing Speaker With A TV
There are two different methods to connect your Altec Lansing Speaker to your TV and we’ll explain both methods.
The first method involved a physical connection between the TV and your Altec Lansing Speaker. To do this you need a high-quality HDMI cable.
You need to have a high-quality connection between the HDMI cable, your TV and your speaker because otherwise the music you will be playing won’t be of the highest quality.
You will want either a high speed or an ultra-high speed HDMI cable because if you don’t have either then you will not be able to get the same kind of quality.
Connect the HDMI cable to the HDMI slot on your TV and then insert it into the HDMI Arc port on the back of your Altec Lansing Speaker. (Note that not every speaker will have this input. Some portable speakers won’t be able to connect in this fashion).
Once both are properly connected and inserted then you should be able to play any music on your TV through your Altec Lansing Speaker.
The alternative method to connect your Altec Lansing Speaker to your TV is to do it via Bluetooth.
Of course, your TV may not have Bluetooth but if it does then you should turn your Altec Lansing Speaker on, then turn your TV on and either go into settings or apps depending on what make or model your TV is.
Once you have found the Bluetooth app then open it and connect.
Once you have connected then wait a few seconds for the TV to pick up the Altec Lansing Speakers signal and automatically connect.
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Why Buying An Altec Lansing Speaker Is A Great Idea
An Altec Lansing Speaker is one of the best speakers around because it has a great sound quality, is easily portable, and can connect to any device you wish it to.
This is why you should ensure that you get an Altec Lansing Speaker because you will be certain to enjoy using it and be able to use it more than any other speaker.
It is easy to transport, and its stylish look means that you will not soon forget this speaker in a hurry.
If you aren’t certain as to what kind of speaker you should get then make sure to not deny yourself the joy of owning a speaker from one of the best range of speakers to ever be made.