How to Pair a Fire TV Remote on a Nvidia SHIELD
It’s frustrating when a Nvidia Shield remote stops working. The good news is, you can pair a Fire TV Remote you may already have laying around the house.
Fire TV or Fire TV Stick owners who at some point stopped using it. Because the SHIELD is 100X faster. Pairing a Fire TV remote to fix a SHIELD with a broken remote will make it even more awesome.
While the Nvidia SHIELD is a great media player. Unfortunately, the 2nd generation remote control that uses watch batteries is not the best. The rechargeable first generation remote is much more reliable.
The good news is the Fire TV remote is actually pretty nice quality. And it can pair to a SHIELD to replace a broken remote control. This can make the SHIELD work great again.
A Fire TV remote is available on Amazon. They cost almost $30 dollars which is a little on the expensive side. Sometimes Amazon has them on sale for $15.Check Current Price of a Fire TV Remote Control
Learn How to Fix a Broken Nvidia SHIELD Remote Control
How to Pair a Fire TV Remote to the SHIELD
A Fire TV remote paired to the SHIELD will no longer works with a the Fire TV unless re-paired again to the Fire TV.
Follow These Steps to Pair a Fire TV Remote to a Nvidia SHIELD
Step 1. Open Bluetooth Setting on the Nvidia SHIELD and Go To Bluetooth Accessories
Step 2. Press and hold the Home button for 5 Seconds. It will then begin pairing. Watch the video below for more help.