JBL Flip 5 Buttons Not Working, How to Fix

When the buttons on your JBL Flip 5 speaker are not working, this likely means one or more things.  Either your unit is broken past reparability, the battery inside no longer recharges due to age or heavy use, or, you accidently put your speaker into service mode a.k.a. secret or weird mode.  So, assuming that … Continue reading JBL Flip 5 Buttons Not Working, How to Fix



JBL Flip 5 Firmware Upgrade Instructions

Here’s our JBL Flip 5 firmware upgrade instructions.  This routine can take up to thirty minutes to finish, depending on the speed of your WiFi connection.  Plus, you can’t reverse once done.  That is, you won’t be able to return to any prior firmware version once you complete this speaker upgrade.  So, be sure that … Continue reading JBL Flip 5 Firmware Upgrade Instructions



JBL Flip 5 Battery Life, How Long the Battery Should Last

The battery life on the JBL Flip 5 Bluetooth speaker we can discuss in terms of either how long the speaker will play after a full charge, before going dead again.  Or, we may want to know how long the battery will last before battery replacement becomes necessary. JBL Flip 5 Battery Life Per Charge … Continue reading JBL Flip 5 Battery Life, How Long the Battery Should Last



How to Bass Boost the JBL Flip 5 Speaker

You can change how loud the bass is on the JBL Flip 5 Bluetooth speaker, by turning on and off its bass boost mode. When switched on, this mode makes the passive bass radiators on each side of the unit vibrate much more.  Plus, bass boost adds a low rumble quality to the playing program, … Continue reading How to Bass Boost the JBL Flip 5 Speaker



How to Restart JBL Flip 5 Bluetooth Speaker

Explains how to restart the JBL Flip 5 speaker to return it to default settings.  Restarting 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 restart this BT speaker to get it ready for sale or re gifting, … Continue reading How to Restart JBL Flip 5 Bluetooth Speaker



JBL Flip 5 Charger Type, Replacement

An adequate JBL Flip 5 charger type, is a USB AC wall or car charger that supplies at least 2.1 amps at 5 volts (12 watts or more). Note that currently, JBL does not include a compatible USB charger with its Flip 5 speaker.  So, you’ll need to either have one already on hand, or … Continue reading JBL Flip 5 Charger Type, Replacement



JBL Flip 5 Firmware Update Instructions

Here’s our JBL Flip 5 firmware update instructions.  This routine can take up to thirty minutes to finish, depending on the speed of your WiFi connection.  Plus, you can’t reverse once done.  That is, you won’t be able to return to any prior firmware version once you complete this speaker update.  So, be sure that … Continue reading JBL Flip 5 Firmware Update Instructions



JBL Flip 5 Buttons Explained, Codes, Meaning, Functions

The JBL Flip 5 waterproof mono speaker features several buttons and lamps across its top and side panels.  The Power button lights solid when the speaker is ON. and the Bluetooth button glows or flashes to indicate current pairing status.  Plus, an oval ring around these buttons lights up during reset or changes in speaker … Continue reading JBL Flip 5 Buttons Explained, Codes, Meaning, Functions



JBL Flip 5 Software Update Instructions

Here’s our JBL Flip 5 software update instructions.  This routine can take up to thirty minutes to finish, depending on the speed of your WiFi connection.  Plus, you can’t reverse once done.  That is, you won’t be able to return to any prior software version once you complete this speaker update.  So, be sure that … Continue reading JBL Flip 5 Software Update Instructions