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 Battery Indicator, Charging Indicator Details

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, Charging Indicator Details



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



JBL Xtreme Volume Control Explained

There are a few ways for how to set the JBL Xtreme volume control on this Bluetooth speaker. These commonly depend on the app(s) you’re playing from. In fact, many apps provide volume controls for their audio output.  Furthermore, this BT JBL speaker has two buttons for volume control too.  Find these (the + and … Continue reading JBL Xtreme Volume Control Explained



JBL Xtreme 1 Charger Specs and Info

The JBL Xtreme 1 speaker comes with an AC charger, discussed here.  Further, this charger fully recharges the speaker’s built in power bank in roughly four hours.  Then, the Xtreme 1 plays for up to fifteen hours at average volume levels before needing another charge.  So, to help you find a suitable replacement charger if … Continue reading JBL Xtreme 1 Charger Specs and Info



How to Bass Boost JBL Xtreme Power Bank Speaker

You can change how loud the bass is on the JBL Xtreme, by turning on and off its bass boost mode. When switched on, this mode makes the passive bass radiators on the left and right edges of the speaker vibrate much more. Plus, this adds a low rumble quality to the playing program, that … Continue reading How to Bass Boost JBL Xtreme Power Bank Speaker



How to Connect JBL Xtreme to Alexa, Xtreme 1

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, Xtreme 1