How to Connect JBL Bluetooth Speaker to Alexa

This post shows how to connect a JBL Bluetooth speaker a typical Alexa device. We demonstrate this with a JBL Flip 5 speaker and the Alexa Input device, although just about any Alexa speaker would work here as well.  Since this Bluetooth connecting happens between the speaker and Alexa directly, you need not turn Bluetooth … Continue reading How to Connect JBL Bluetooth Speaker to Alexa



JBL Xtreme Change Name, How to Rename

When you scan for in-range Bluetooth speakers on a phone, desktop computer, or tablet, your Xtreme JBL speaker appears as “JBL Xtreme” by default. In other words, its default Bluetooth name is, “JBL Xtreme”. But you can rename the Xtreme using the JBL Connect+ app along with an iOS or Android based mobile device. Thus … Continue reading JBL Xtreme Change Name, How to Rename



How to Tell if JBL Go 2 Is Charging

How to tell if JBL Go 2 is charging?  This little Bluetooth speaker has just one LED lamp on its front, as shown in the pictures that follow.  This two-color lamp not only indicates speaker power on off and pairing status, but it also tells battery level and charging status.  To see if this speaker … Continue reading How to Tell if JBL Go 2 Is Charging



JBL Go 2 Review of this Portable Bluetooth Mini Speaker

In this piece, we offer our JBL Go 2 portable Bluetooth speaker review, features list, and specs. We cover this metal grill speaker’s performance, usability, and accessories. The JBL Go 2nd Gen sounds quite clear and loud for its size. One gotcha  though.  Not much really deep bass from this speaker. Yet it has more … Continue reading JBL Go 2 Review of this Portable Bluetooth Mini Speaker



JBL Flip 2 Bluetooth Pairing Instructions

This post gives JBL Flip 2 Bluetooth pairing instructions. These directions work with both iOS and Android mobile phones and computers, including the iPhone, Galaxy, iPod, and the iPad Air smart phones and tablets. JBL Flip 2 Bluetooth Pairing Instructions With your JBL Flip 2 powered off (power button is dark), run through this routine … Continue reading JBL Flip 2 Bluetooth Pairing Instructions



JBL Clip 2 Bluetooth Pairing Instructions

This post gives JBL Clip 2 Bluetooth pairing instructions These work when pairing with the iPhone, iPod Touch, and the iPad line of Apple phones, media players, and tablets. But similar techniques work for Android devices as well. JBL Clip 2 Bluetooth Pairing Instructions With your JBL Clip 2 powered off (power button is dark), … Continue reading JBL Clip 2 Bluetooth Pairing Instructions



Updating Firmware on JBL Flip 3 Bluetooth Speaker

Here, we demonstrate updating firmware on JBL Flip 3 Bluetooth speaker. The process can take fifteen to twenty minutes depending on the speed of your Wi-Fi internet connection, source device used to update the speaker, distance between speaker and source mobile device, and so on. Plus, the update is irreversible once done. That is, you’ll … Continue reading Updating Firmware on JBL Flip 3 Bluetooth Speaker



JBL Go 3 Specs and Features for this Tiny Speaker

Here, we list the complete JBL Go 3 specs.  I.e. These cover its size, weight, battery recharge time, and play time per charge.  They also give its frequency response, and sound power output. Plus, the specifications further show that the JBL Go 3 plays decent enough for its size, although we would not say that … Continue reading JBL Go 3 Specs and Features for this Tiny Speaker



JBL Go 2 Specs, Specifications for this Little Speaker

Here, we list the complete JBL Go 2 specs.  E.g. These cover its size, weight, battery recharge time, and play time per charge.  They also give its frequency response, and audio power output. Plus, the specifications further show that the JBL Go 2 sounds decent enough for its size, although we wouldn’t classify it as … Continue reading JBL Go 2 Specs, Specifications for this Little Speaker



JBL Charge 5 Specs and Features of this BT Speaker

The Charge 5 JBL speaker sounds HUGE, and plays strong enough to saturate outside parties with ponderous sounding response. Thus, as we find in the JBL Charge 5 specs below, it offers substantially more bass output than models in the JBL Flip family.  So this is a certain advance from Flip. Plus, even when playing … Continue reading JBL Charge 5 Specs and Features of this BT Speaker