JBL Charge 3 Bluetooth Pairing Instructions

This post gives JBL Charge 3 Bluetooth pairing instructions, for source devices like the iPhone, iPod Touch, and the iPad line of Apple phones and tablets.  A similar routine also works for Android phones and tablets. JBL Charge 3 Bluetooth Pairing Instructions With your JBL Charge 3 powered off (power button is dark), run through … Continue reading JBL Charge 3 Bluetooth Pairing Instructions



How to Restart JBL Charge 3 Bluetooth Speaker

We show here how to restart the JBL Charge 3 speaker details here, and in turn, how to restore this Bluetooth speaker to its default settings. Restarting also erases any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from its memory. Clearing these stops the speaker from auto pairing to any nearby Bluetooth devices after the restart. Also, you … Continue reading How to Restart JBL Charge 3 Bluetooth Speaker



JBL Charge 3 Firmware Update Instructions

Here, we demonstrate the Charge 3 Firmware Update on the JBL Charge 3 Bluetooth speaker. This upgrade can take up to thirty minutes depending on the speed of your internet connection. Plus, it cannot easily be undone. You won’t be able to return to the previous firmware version once you complete this software upgrade. So, … Continue reading JBL Charge 3 Firmware Update Instructions



JBL Charge 3 Buttons, Combinations, Meanings

The JBL Charge 3 waterproof speaker features several buttons and lamps across its top, as well as battery charge status lights across the front bottom. The power button lights in either white, blue, or both, to show Bluetooth speaker status. There’s also an port access panel on the back bottom, that hides the USB charge … Continue reading JBL Charge 3 Buttons, Combinations, Meanings



JBL Charge 3 Bluetooth Connection Setup

This post shows how to setup a Bluetooth connection between the JBL Charge 3 speaker and a Bluetooth source device like a tablet or phone. JBL Charge 3 Bluetooth Connection Setup, Step by Step With your JBL Charge 3 powered off (power button is dark), run through this routine to set up a Bluetooth connection … Continue reading JBL Charge 3 Bluetooth Connection Setup



JBL Charge 3 Extra Bass Mode Explained

You can change the bass response of the JBL Charge 3, by turning on and off its extra bass mode (EBM). In fact, when activated, EBM makes the passive bass radiators vibrate a lot more. This also adds a rumble quality to the playing program.  But you may wish to switch OFF EBM when playing … Continue reading JBL Charge 3 Extra Bass Mode Explained



Updating Firmware on JBL Charge 3, How To

Here, we demonstrate updating firmware on JBL Charge 3 Bluetooth speaker.  The process can take up to thirty minutes depending on the speed of your Wi-Fi internet connection.  Plus, it’s irreversible once done.  You won’t be able to return to the previous firmware version once you complete this software upgrade.  So, be sure that you … Continue reading Updating Firmware on JBL Charge 3, How To



JBL Charge 3 Battery Indicator, Charging Indicator

The Charge 3 JBL power bank speaker has a group of LEDs across its lower front panel, as shown in the pictures next.  These display battery fullness and charging status.  In brief, the JBL Charge 3 battery indicator lets you see charging progress, and how full the battery is when not recharging. How to Read … Continue reading JBL Charge 3 Battery Indicator, Charging Indicator



How to Put JBL Charge 3 in Pairing Mode

To pair the Charge 3 JBL speaker with a Bluetooth source device for the first time, or to download the connection information for the speaker onto that device, you must know how to start off pairing mode on the speaker.  In this mode, the JBL Charge 3 announces its Bluetooth name and current linkage data … Continue reading How to Put JBL Charge 3 in Pairing Mode



How to Connect JBL Charge 3 to Alexa

This post shows how to connect JBL Charge 3 with Alexa speakers such as the Echo and Dot models.  Since this Bluetooth connection happens directly between the Charge 3 JBL and Alexa, you need not turn Bluetooth on in the mobile device you’re using to set up this linkage. How to Connect JBL Charge 3 … Continue reading How to Connect JBL Charge 3 to Alexa