How to Turn On JBL Xtreme Bass Mode

You can control how loud the bass is on the JBL Xtreme, by turning on and off its bass mode. When switched on, this extra bass mode makes the passive bass radiators on the sides of the speaker vibrate much more. Plus, this mode adds a low rumble quality to the playing program, that travels … Continue reading How to Turn On JBL Xtreme Bass Mode



How to Turn On JBL Xtreme Speaker

We explain how to turn on the JBL Xtreme Bluetooth speaker here.  Now most speakers have a Power button that JBL positions prominently on the unit so it’s easy to find.  Indeed, this particular speaker is no exception to this pattern, as we find its Power button on the top button panel, as we see … Continue reading How to Turn On JBL Xtreme Speaker



How to Connect JBL Xtreme to Alexa

This post shows how to connect a JBL Xtreme Bluetooth speaker to a common Alexa device. We will do this with the Echo Input.  But the same you could also do with an Alexa Dot, Spot, or any other Amazon Echo speaker device that supports Bluetooth.  Since this BT connecting happens straight between the BT … Continue reading How to Connect JBL Xtreme to Alexa



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 Hard Reset Instructions

Gives JBL Xtreme hard reset instructions, to return this BT speaker to its default settings. Hard resetting restores this speaker to default state, and thus, erases any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from its memory. Therefore, clearing old settings stops this speaker from pairing to any nearby active devices after the hard reset. Moreover, you might … Continue reading JBL Xtreme Hard Reset Instructions



How to Make JBL Xtreme Discoverable

To pair the Xtreme JBL speaker with a Bluetooth source device for the first time, or to refresh the connection information on that device, you must know how launch discovery mode on the speaker.  When in this mode, the JBL Xtreme telegraphs its Bluetooth name and current linkage info on the BT airwaves.  Thus in … Continue reading How to Make JBL Xtreme Discoverable



JBL Xtreme Battery Indicator Explained

The Xtreme JBL power bank speaker has a row of LEDs across its lower front panel, as shown in the following pictures.  These display battery fullness and charging status.  In short, the JBL Xtreme battery indicator lets you see charging progress, and how full the battery is when away from mains power. How to Read … Continue reading JBL Xtreme Battery Indicator Explained



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



How to Hard Reset JBL Xtreme

This post tell how to hard reset JBL Xtreme,  for returning the speaker to its default hard settings. Hard resetting the Xtreme restores it to default operation. It also 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 hard … Continue reading How to Hard Reset JBL Xtreme