JBL Flip 5 Charging Problems

Most JBL Bluetooth speakers, including the Flip 5, offer off-grid sound via an internal battery. And when that portable power runs out, you can recharge it via an AC or car adapter. To facilitate recharging this speaker, you can use a USB-C charger with the speaker, that delivers 5 volts at 3 amps. Sometimes though, … Continue reading JBL Flip 5 Charging Problems

JBL Flip 5 Charging Light

The JBL Flip 5 charging light is a white LED bar on the speaker’s top panel.  This displays battery status whether it’s draining or charging, and here we explain how to read it. JBL Flip 5 Charging Light: How to Read the Light 1. All Lamps OFF in the Charging Light When you power down … Continue reading JBL Flip 5 Charging Light

JBL Flip 5 Charging Indicator

The JBL Flip 5 charging indicator is a white light bar on the speaker’s top panel.  This displays battery status whether it’s draining or charging, and here we explain how to read it. JBL Flip 5 Charging Indicator: How to Read the Light 1. All Lamps OFF in the Charging Indicator When you power down … Continue reading JBL Flip 5 Charging Indicator

JBL Flip 5 Battery Indicator

The JBL Flip 5 Bluetooth speaker has a battery indicator bar on its top panel.  This displays battery status whether it’s draining or charging, and here we explain how to read it. JBL Flip 5 Battery Indicator: How to Read the Light 1. All Lamps OFF in the Battery Indicator When you power down the … Continue reading JBL Flip 5 Battery Indicator

JBL Flip 5 Firmware Upgrade Procedure

Here’s our JBL Flip 5 firmware upgrade procedure.  This routine can take up to thirty minutes to finish, depending on the speed of your WiFi connection.  Plus, you can’t reverse once complete.  That is, you won’t be able to return to the older version afterwards.  So, be sure that you indeed want the update before … Continue reading JBL Flip 5 Firmware Upgrade Procedure

JBL Flip 5 PartyBoost Explained

Here we describe the JBL Flip 5 PartyBoost option. In summary, PartyBoost lets you join from two to over a hundred compatible JBL speakers together. Then they all play the same program. Thus, you can fill a much bigger party area with sound than you can by playing just one speaker. Now the Flip 5 … Continue reading JBL Flip 5 PartyBoost Explained

JBL Flip 5 Factory Reset

Gives the JBL Flip 5 factory reset routine to return the 5 to default settings.  Resetting erases any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from its memory.  Clearing these stops it from pairing to any nearby Bluetooth devices after the reset.  Also, you might factory reset to get it ready for sale or re gifting. Or to … Continue reading JBL Flip 5 Factory Reset

JBL Flip 5 Blinking Red Light, How to Fix

Many JBL speakers, including the Flip 5, have a blinking red light when the battery is almost out of power. In the case of the 5, we find this lamp in the battery gauge on the speaker’s buttons panel. Sometimes though, this red light blinks for long periods as you play the speaker.  E.g. It … Continue reading JBL Flip 5 Blinking Red Light, How to Fix

JBL Flip 5 Not Turning OFF

When your JBL Flip 5 is not turning OFF, this suggests one or more problems. And we offer below some solutions for the most likely cause. JBL Flip 5 Not Turning OFF: Causes Now in this model, one or more of the following may cause this speaker to fail to shut down. The button mechanisms … Continue reading JBL Flip 5 Not Turning OFF

How to Check JBL Flip 5 Firmware Version

Shows how to check the current firmware version installed on the JBL Flip 5. First, you might want to know the exact version number when troubleshooting speaker connections, pairing, and other issues and errors. So, to get this, you just need the JBL Flip 5 speaker itself. Now this takes but a short time. But … Continue reading How to Check JBL Flip 5 Firmware Version