How to Hard Reset JBL Xtreme 3

We show here how to hard reset the JBL Xtreme 3 power bank portable speaker, to return it to its fresh-out-of-the-box settings. Hard resetting restores the speaker to default factory state.  Plus, it clears any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from memory. Thus, erasing old settings stops this speaker from pairing to any nearby active BT … Continue reading How to Hard Reset JBL Xtreme 3

How to Reset JBL Xtreme 3 BT Speaker

We show here how to reset the JBL Xtreme 3 power bank portable speaker, to return it to its default factory settings. Resetting the Xtreme 3 restores this speaker to factory default settings. Plus, it also clears any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from memory. Thus, erasing old settings stops this speaker from pairing to any … Continue reading How to Reset JBL Xtreme 3 BT Speaker

JBL Xtreme 3 Charging Time

You charge JBL Xtreme 3 Bluetooth speaker via the USB-C charging port on the back, and to get the smallest charging time and fullest charge when the speaker runs low on battery juice, be sure to use at least a full current USB-C charger. Details follow. JBL Xtreme 3 Charging Time: How Long to Fully … Continue reading JBL Xtreme 3 Charging Time

JBL Xtreme 3 Blinking Red Light, How to Fix

Many JBL speakers, including the Xtreme 3, have a light that flashes red when the battery is almost out of power. In the case of this speaker, we find this lamp in the battery gauge on the front lower center. Sometimes though, this red lamp blinks for long periods as you play the speaker.  E.g. … Continue reading JBL Xtreme 3 Blinking Red Light, How to Fix

How to Connect JBL Xtreme 3 to Alexa

This post shows how to connect the JBL Xtreme 3 Bluetooth speaker to Alexa smart speakers. Since this pairing happens between the JBL and Alexa devices directly, you need not turn Bluetooth on in the mobile device you’re using to set up this connection. How to Connect JBL Xtreme 3 to Alexa, Step by Step … Continue reading How to Connect JBL Xtreme 3 to Alexa

How to Pair JBL Xtreme 3

This post describes how to pair the JBL Xtreme 3 speaker with typical Bluetooth devices.  It demos pairing with iPadOS tablets and iOS phone devices. But like procedures work on Android devices also.  To summarize, with your speaker shut off (Power button dark), run through this routine to pair the Xtreme 3 to a Bluetooth … Continue reading How to Pair JBL Xtreme 3

JBL Xtreme 3 Charge Time to Fully Recharge

You charge JBL Xtreme 3 Bluetooth speaker via the USB-C charging port on the back, and to get the smallest charge time and fullest charge when the Xtreme 3 runs low on battery juice, be sure to use at least a full current USB-C charger. Details follow. JBL Xtreme 3 Charge Time: How Long to … Continue reading JBL Xtreme 3 Charge Time to Fully Recharge

JBL Xtreme 3 Battery Life, How Long It Plays

The battery life on the JBL Xtreme 3 Bluetooth speaker we discuss in terms of either how long the speaker will play after a full charge, before going dead again.  Or, how long the battery will last before a battery replacement is necessary. JBL Xtreme 3 Battery Life Per Charge How long should the battery … Continue reading JBL Xtreme 3 Battery Life, How Long It Plays

JBL Xtreme 3 Watts Output, Input, Battery, AC…

The Xtreme 3 JBL Bluetooth speaker by Harman Kardon is a medium power, shoulder-carry style unit with enough RMS watts to fill a mid to large size room with decent sounding tunes. But what do the watts a BT speaker has, tell us about how good it is?  Firstly, the watt is a measure of … Continue reading JBL Xtreme 3 Watts Output, Input, Battery, AC…