How to Connect JBL Xtreme with iPhone

This post illustrates how to connect JBL Xtreme with iPhone, a reasonably simple process once you know how to get to the various iOS screens. With your speaker shut off (Power button dark), run through this routine to pair your Xtreme to an iPad, iPhone, or iPod Touch iOS based device. We’re using an iPad Air … Continue reading How to Connect JBL Xtreme with iPhone



JBL Xtreme Factory Reset Instructions

This post gives JBL Xtreme factory reset instructions, that restore the speaker to its default factory settings. Factory resetting the Xtreme restores it to fresh-out-of-the-box operation. It clears any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from  memory. Wiping old settings stops the Xtreme from pairing to any close-by active Bluetooth devices. Also, you might factory reset to … Continue reading JBL Xtreme Factory Reset Instructions



JBL Xtreme Charger Cord, AC Adapter Specs

The JBL Xtreme (Extreme) Bluetooth speaker comes with an AC charger cord, discussed here.  Moreover, this charger fully recharges the speaker’s built in power bank in roughly four hours.  Then, the Xtreme plays for up to fifteen hours at average volume levels before needing another charge.  So here, we give the JBL Xtreme charger cord … Continue reading JBL Xtreme Charger Cord, AC Adapter Specs



Finding JBL Xtreme Firmware Version Instructions

Here, we give finding JBL Xtreme speaker firmware version instructions.  This is the version that this portable Bluetooth speaker is currently running. Knowing this number helps JBL support personnel wen fixing speaker problems.  This can aid them in troubleshooting speaker issues, bad behaviors, button lockups, pairing failures, and other problems. Note that in the JBL … Continue reading Finding JBL Xtreme Firmware Version Instructions



JBL Xtreme Charging Time, How Long to Fully Charge

You charge JBL Xtreme power bank speakers conveniently via the hidden DC input barrel connector style charge ports. And to get the shortest charging time and fullest charge when the JBL Xtreme goes dead, be sure to use a high power USB power adapter. JBL Xtreme Charging Time: How Long to Fully Charge According to … Continue reading JBL Xtreme Charging Time, How Long to Fully Charge



JBL Xtreme Speaker Specs, Specifications

Here, we list the complete JBL Xtreme speaker specs.  First, these cover its physical size, weight, waterproof level certification, battery charge time, and play time.  They also give its frequency response, power output and power bank capabilities.  Indeed it’s obvious from reading through these specs that the JBL Xtreme sounds terrific. Secondly, it plays plenty … Continue reading JBL Xtreme Speaker Specs, Specifications



How to Reset JBL Xtreme Power Bank Speaker

How to reset the JBL Xtreme Bluetooth speaker shows how to restore the speaker to its default factory settings. Resetting erases any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from memory, and stops the Xtreme from pairing to any nearby active Bluetooth devices that happen to be in range. Also, you might reset the unit to get it … Continue reading How to Reset JBL Xtreme Power Bank Speaker



How to Put JBL Xtreme in Pairing Mode, Xtreme 1

To pair the Xtreme JBL speaker with a Bluetooth source device for the first time, or to refresh the connection information stored on that device, you must know how to launch pairing mode on the speaker.  In this mode, the JBL Xtreme telegraphs its Bluetooth name and current linkage info on the BT airwaves.  So … Continue reading How to Put JBL Xtreme in Pairing Mode, Xtreme 1



JBL Xtreme Won’t Turn On Unless Plugged In

When your JBL Xtreme won’t turn on unless it is plugged in, this likely means one or more things.  Either your speaker is broken beyond repair, 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 Xtreme Won’t Turn On Unless Plugged In



JBL Xtreme Low Frequency Mode, Extra Bass

You can change how loud the bass is on the JBL Xtreme, by turning on and off its low frequency mode. When switched on, this super bass mode makes the passive bass radiators vibrate much more, and adds a low rumble quality to the playing program, that travels pretty far from the speaker. How to … Continue reading JBL Xtreme Low Frequency Mode, Extra Bass