How to Check JBL Flip 5 Firmware Version

Here, we show how to check the current firmware version installed on the JBL Flip 5 Bluetooth speaker. 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 … Continue reading How to Check JBL Flip 5 Firmware Version



JBL Flip 5 Specs, Bluetooth Speaker Specifications

Here, we list JBL Flip 5 specs.  First of all, these specifications cover the speaker’s length, width, weight, battery recharge time, output power, and music play time per charge.  We also give this speaker’s frequency response, and Bluetooth support details as well as other interesting tidbits. Moreover, it’s clear from the published specs, that the … Continue reading JBL Flip 5 Specs, Bluetooth Speaker Specifications



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 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 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



How to Hard Reset JBL Flip 5 Speaker

Shows how to hard reset the JBL Flip 5 Bluetooth speaker, to restore it to default settings.  Hard resetting erases any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from its memory.  Clearing these stops the 5 from pairing to any nearby Bluetooth devices after the hard reset.  Also, you might hard reset this speaker to get it ready … Continue reading How to Hard Reset JBL Flip 5 Speaker



How to Pair JBL Flip 5 with Alexa Device

This post shows how to pair a JBL Flip 5 speaker with an Alexa assistant speaker device. We illustrate this on the Alexa Input device, although just about any Alexa speaker would pair the same way as shown here.  Since this Bluetooth connecting happens right between the speaker and Alexa, you need not turn Bluetooth … Continue reading How to Pair JBL Flip 5 with Alexa Device