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 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



JBL Flip 5 Speaker Restart Instructions

Gives JBL Flip 5 speaker restart instructions, for returning it to default settings.  Restarting erases any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from internal memory.  Wiping these stops it from pairing to any in-range Bluetooth devices after the restart.  Also, you might restart the Flip 5 JBL to get it ready for sale or re gifting, or … Continue reading JBL Flip 5 Speaker Restart Instructions



JBL Flip 5 Review of this Portable Bluetooth Speaker

In this piece, we review the JBL Flip 5 portable Bluetooth speaker.  We cover this waterproof speaker’s performance, and accessories.  Indeed, this speaker sounds great and can play quite loud. Plus, even when playing at max volume, the built-in lithium ion battery lasts up to twelve hours per charge. The only major drawback we found, … Continue reading JBL Flip 5 Review of this Portable Bluetooth Speaker



How to Tell if JBL Flip 5 is Charging

How to tell if JBL Flip 5 is charging?  Well, this Bluetooth speaker features a bar of lights on its top panel, as shown in the pictures that follow.  This reports battery status.  In short, look at this battery level meter to check Flip 5 charging progress. How to Tell if JBL Flip 5 is … Continue reading How to Tell if JBL Flip 5 is Charging



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 Factory Reset Instructions

Gives JBL Flip 5 factory reset instructions 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 reset this speaker to get it ready for sale or re gifting, or to … Continue reading JBL Flip 5 Factory Reset Instructions



JBL Flip 5 Update Firmware Instructions

This post provides JBL Flip 5 update firmware instructions.  This procedure may take up to thirty minutes to complete, based on the speed of your WiFi link.  Further, you can’t reverse this once done.  That is, you won’t be able to restore your speaker to any earlier firmware version once you complete this firmware update.  … Continue reading JBL Flip 5 Update Firmware Instructions



How to Check JBL Flip 5 Battery Life

Covers how to check battery life on the JBL Flip 5 portable Bluetooth speaker, and also, how to know if the battery life is decreasing as time passes. How to Check Battery on JBL Flip 5, Current Charge 1. First, Turn ON the Speaker You won’t be able to read battery charge status unless the … Continue reading How to Check JBL Flip 5 Battery Life