Pairing JBL Flip 3 with Victor Reader Trek

The Victor Reader Trek GPS navigator, eBook player, pod catcher, and internet radio now can pair to the JBL Flip 3 Bluetooth speaker. We listen to talking books and old time radio shows often on our Flip 3 by way of the VRT. So yes, this Bluetooth speaker pairing allows you to listen to podcasts, … Continue reading Pairing JBL Flip 3 with Victor Reader Trek





How to Change JBL Clip 3 Name, Someday Perhaps

When you scan for in-range Bluetooth speakers, your JBL Clip 3 speaker shows up as “JBL Clip 3” by default.  Yet we know of no way how to change JBL Clip 3 Bluetooth speaker name.  Unlike the more expensive JBL Flip speakers, the current version of the JBL Connect app does not recognize the Clip … Continue reading How to Change JBL Clip 3 Name, Someday Perhaps





Pairing JBL Flip 2 with Alexa Echo Speakers Instructions

This post demonstrates ways of pairing JBL Flip 2 with Amazon Alexa Echo speakers. These pairing instructions include the generation 1 and generation 2 Echo Dot, and the Gen 1 and 2 Echo tower speakers. For this demo, we’ll show how to pair with our Amazon Echo Dot speaker.  Since this Bluetooth pairing happens between … Continue reading Pairing JBL Flip 2 with Alexa Echo Speakers Instructions





JBL Flip 3 Reset Instructions, How to Factory Reset

These JBL Flip 3 reset instructions show you how to factory reset your JBL Flip 3 Bluetooth speaker to its default settings. Resetting restores this speaker to factory default state. Factory default resetting erases any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from its memory. Clearing these stops the Flip 3 from pairing to any nearby Bluetooth devices … Continue reading JBL Flip 3 Reset Instructions, How to Factory Reset





Pairing JBL Flip 2 with Google Home Original, Mini, Max

This post demos pairing JBL Flip 2 with Google Home Original, Mini, Max smart speakers. Since this pairing happens between the Flip 2 and the Google speakers directly, you need not enable Bluetooth on in the mobile device you’re using to set up this pairing. Pairing JBL Flip 2 with Google Home Original, Mini, Max … Continue reading Pairing JBL Flip 2 with Google Home Original, Mini, Max





JBL Flip 4 Charger Type, Which USB Charger to Use

An adequate JBL Flip 4 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 4 speaker.  So, you’ll need to either have one already on hand, or … Continue reading JBL Flip 4 Charger Type, Which USB Charger to Use





JBL Flip 4 Charging Indicator, How to Read to See How Full the Battery Is

The Flip 4 Bluetooth speaker has a group of LEDs across its top panel, as shown in the pictures that follow.  These display battery status and charging status.  In short, the JBL Flip 4 charging indicator lets you see charging progress; how full the battery is at a given time while charging. How to Read … Continue reading JBL Flip 4 Charging Indicator, How to Read to See How Full the Battery Is





JBL Flip 4 Buttons Meaning, Lighted Buttons Described

The JBL Flip 4 waterproof speaker has several buttons and lamps across its top, in two rows.  The power button lights up in different colors to show Bluetooth speaker status.  The Connect button also flashes and lights when linking multiple Connect Plus JBL speakers together for party music over a larger area.  Here, we cover … Continue reading JBL Flip 4 Buttons Meaning, Lighted Buttons Described





JBL Xtreme Firmware Update Instructions

Here, we offer JBL Xtreme firmware update instructions for this great sounding portable Bluetooth speaker. This update can take up to thirty minutes depending on the speed of your internet connection. Plus, you cannot easily reverse it. You won’t be able to downgrade to the earlier firmware version once you complete this software upgrade. So, … Continue reading JBL Xtreme Firmware Update Instructions





Where is the JBL Flip 4 Reset Button Located

Where to find the JBL Flip 4 reset button? Well, there is no actual reset button per se.  Instead, to reset this JBL Bluetooth speaker, you must press a button combination, as described next. JBL Flip 4 Reset Button Combo Location On the JBL Flip 4 waterproof speaker, we find no separate reset button. But … Continue reading Where is the JBL Flip 4 Reset Button Located