How to Change Bluetooth Name on Android

Kyle Wood

Android, Tutorials

Changing the Bluetooth name on your Android device can be a useful way to personalize your device and make it easily recognizable when connecting to other Bluetooth devices. In this tutorial, we will guide you through the steps to change the Bluetooth name on your Android device.

Step 1: Open the Settings Menu

To begin, unlock your Android device and navigate to the Settings menu. You can usually find this app icon on your home screen or in the app drawer. Tap on it to open the Settings menu.

Step 2: Locate and Select ‘Connected Devices’

In the Settings menu, scroll down until you find the option labeled ‘Connected Devices’. Tapping on this option will open a new page with various Bluetooth settings.

Step 3: Choose ‘Bluetooth’

On the Connected Devices page, locate and tap on ‘Bluetooth’. This will open the Bluetooth settings for your Android device.

Step 4: Tap on ‘Device Name’

In the Bluetooth settings page, you should see an option labeled ‘Device Name’. This is where you can change the name that appears when other devices search for your Android device’s Bluetooth connection. Tap on this option to proceed.

Step 5: Enter a New Name

A pop-up window will appear, displaying your current Bluetooth name. To change it, simply erase the existing name and type in a new one.

You can use any combination of letters, numbers, and special characters that you prefer. Once you have entered your desired new name, tap ‘OK’.

Step 6: Verify Name Change

After tapping ‘OK’, exit out of the Settings menu by pressing the back button on your Android device or by navigating back to the main Settings page. Your Bluetooth name will now be updated.

That’s it! You have successfully changed the Bluetooth name on your Android device. The new name will be displayed when you connect your Android device to other Bluetooth devices.


  • Choose a unique and easily recognizable name for your Bluetooth device to avoid confusion when connecting with other devices.
  • Keep in mind that changing the Bluetooth name will not affect any other settings or configurations on your Android device.

Now you can enjoy a personalized Bluetooth experience on your Android device. Feel free to change the Bluetooth name whenever you desire. Happy connecting!

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