Why do my JBL flip 6 speakers keep disconnecting?
The main reason why your JBL flip 6 speakers keep disconnecting repeatedly is either because they are far away from your phone/ computer or because they’re facing power issues.
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- Too much distance from phone/ computer.
- Your speakers are facing power issues.
Too much distance
If there’s too much distance between your JBL flip 6 speakers and the computer/ phone, they’re connected to, your speakers will begin disconnecting. This is a sign that you are moving out of the Bluetooth range of your devices and that you need to bring them closer to each other.
There are 2 kinds of power issues your speakers can face to cause this issue. The first and the most common issue is that you’re running out of battery. Low battery manifests by repeated disconnections, so if your speakers aren’t connecting properly, or disconnecting repeatedly, take it as your sign to charge them.
The second kind of power issue is more serious than this. In this issue, it is not that you haven’t sufficiently charged your speaker, only that the speaker’s battery has deteriorated so much that it can no longer sustain its charge for long.
Why do my JBL flip 6 speakers keep cutting out?
Your JBL flip 6 speakers keep cutting out repeatedly either because they’re facing interference from a device using the same frequency, because your speakers are low on power, or because you are treading out of your speaker’s Bluetooth range.
- Signal interference
- Low battery
- Bluetooth out of range
Devices that use the same frequency as your speakers sometimes cause interference. Typically, this will be any device that uses a 2.4GHz frequency. When this happens, you need to place this ‘other’ device far away from your speakers- otherwise, the interference will continue.
If your speakers are low on charge, they won’t have the power to sustain their connection to your phone/ computer or play music, so when your speakers start cutting off out of nowhere, your first instinct should be to charge them up.
Bluetooth out of range
The most common reason why your JBL flip 6 speakers will cut off while playing music is that they’re too far away from your phone/ computer. Bluetooth allows you the freedom to move your speakers around while playing your favorite music, but this freedom isn’t limitless. If your speakers begin to cut off, bring them closer to your phone/ computer.
Why do my JBL flip 6 speakers keep skipping music?
The reason why your JBL flip 6 speakers keep skipping music is that they’re getting interference from a device sharing their frequency.
When your JBL speakers skip music without you pressing the “next song” button, it is usually because they’ve received signals to do so from some other source. Devices that use the same frequency as your speakers can sometimes interfere with them, so when you notice your speakers are skipping music, put them away from any device that might share their frequency. Typically, this includes any device that has a frequency of 2.4GHz.
How can I fix my JBL flip 6 speakers that keep disconnecting?
The reason why your JBL flip 6 speakers keep disconnecting is that you’re moving them out of your phone/ computer’s range.
Bluetooth enables you to move freely while connected to your phone/ speaker. While convenient, this freedom isn’t limitless. If you tread too far away from your device, your speaker’s Bluetooth connection will weaken and eventually cut off from your phone/ computer.
Why do my JBL flip 6 speakers keep powering off?
The reason why your JBL flip 6 speakers keep powering down is either that they’re low on battery or because their battery has deteriorated and can no longer sustain a charge properly.
If your speakers are completely drained of their charge, they will not even be able to turn on for a second and will power down instantly as you turn them on. In such cases, plug your speaker into a power socket.
Another reason why your speaker may be powering down the instant you turn it on is because its battery has deteriorated severely. This means that it doesn’t matter how long you charge it because its battery has lost its capacity to sustain its charge. In such cases, have your speaker looked at by an expert technician. See whether a repair is possible.
Why does my JBL flip 6 speaker’s Wi-Fi keep disconnecting?
The reason why your JBL speaker’s Wi-Fi keeps disconnecting is that you’re out of the Wi-Fi range. Alternatively, it could also be due to a random glitch.
To resolve this issue, keep your speaker in the same room as your Wi-Fi router, or keep the two devices such that they’re close and not separated by any physical barrier, i.e., a wall. If this doesn’t resolve your issue, the issue might arise due to a glitch. Just restart your speakers to get around this problem.
Why does my JBL flip 6 speaker’s Bluetooth keep disconnecting?
The reason why your JBL speaker keeps disconnecting from Bluetooth keeps disconnecting is because you’re moving your device too far away from your phone/ computer.
To resolve this issue, try to keep your speaker in the same room as the phone/ computer it is connected to. This is where their Bluetooth connection will be the strongest.
My JBL flip 6 speakers making static, buzzing noise- why?
The reason why your JBL 6 speakers are making static noises is that they’re getting interference from other devices that share their frequency.
Devices that work on the same frequency as your speakers can sometimes interfere with your speakers causing them to skip audio or produce annoying static noises. You can fix this issue either by unplugging all devices that share your speaker’s frequency (typically 2.4GHz) or by putting these devices far away from your speaker.
How can I factory reset my JBL flip 6 speakers?
There are 2 types of resets you can conduct on your JBL flip 6. The first is a simple restart, and the second is a factory reset.
Here’s how you can conduct each of these resets:
- Turn on your JBL flip 6 speakers using the power button.
- Press down on the power button for a few seconds until you see your speaker’s lights turn off.
- Now press and hold the power button again until your speakers start up.
- Turn on your JBL flip 6 speakers the regular way.
- Now, press and hold the play button and the volume “+” button simultaneously.
- Hold these buttons down for about 5-7 seconds.
- Your speaker’s lights will blink, and then the speaker will turn off.
- Your device will reset to factory settings
- Use the power button to turn on your speakers.
My JBL flip 6 speakers aren’t connecting to the computer- what should I do?
The reason why your JBL flip 6 isn’t connecting to your computer is either due to some glitch, because your computer’s Bluetooth isn’t turned on, because your speakers are out of range, or because your speakers are low on battery.
Bluetooth is turned off.
One possible reason why your JBL flip 6 speakers are not connecting to your computer is that you haven’t enabled Bluetooth in the settings of your computer. This is the first thing you should check for when you’re facing a connectivity issue.
Your speakers use power to play your favorite music and maintain Bluetooth connections with your devices. That said, if your speakers run low on battery, it’s no surprise that you will face connectivity issues while you’re low on power. Plug your speakers into a power source immediately as you face these issues.
Out of range
Another reason why your JBL speakers might not be connecting to your computer is that your computer is out of the Bluetooth range of your speakers. There is only one obvious remedy to this situation- bring your speakers close to the computer.
It’s pretty hard to know whether a glitch is causing the connectivity issue you’re facing, but if you’ve taken measures of all of the potential causes listed above, you’re probably dealing with a random glitch. To resolve this issue, simply restart your JBL flip 6 speakers.
My JBL flip 6 speakers aren’t connecting with my iPhone?
The reason why your JBL flip 6 is connecting to your iPhone is either because out of your phone’s Bluetooth range, because your speaker’s battery is low, or because you haven’t enabled Bluetooth on your iPhone.
The most obvious reason why your speakers might not be connecting to your iPhone is that you haven’t enabled Bluetooth on your phone. When you face connectivity like this, your first instinct should be to check whether you’ve enabled Bluetooth on your phone.
Your phone is out of range.
The most common reason why people face connectivity issues with their JBL speakers is that they tread out of their speaker’s Bluetooth range. A good way to work around this connectivity issue is to put the two devices side-by-side so that there’s no chance of long distances causing the issue you’re facing.
Your speaker’s battery is low.
Your JBL speakers need the power to function properly. With a drained battery, it is no surprise that your JBL speakers will have trouble performing their basic functions. Charge your speaker after each use and put it to charge if you can’t connect it to your iPhone or any other device.
My JBL flip 6 isn’t connecting with my Samsung phone- what should I do?
The reason why your JBL flip 6 isn’t connecting to your Samsung phone is either because of some random glitch, because your speaker’s battery is low, or because your speaker is out of range.
Sometimes, there is nothing more to a Bluetooth connectivity issue than a random glitch. It is difficult to say what causes these glitches, but all you need to know is that the problem is temporary. All you need to do in case you come across a glitch-related connectivity issue is restart your speakers. Don’t reset it to factory settings; a simple restart will do.
Your speakers need the power to maintain their regular functions. If you face a connectivity issue with your speakers, rule out the possibility that this is a power-related issue by charging your speakers and then trying to connect again.
Speaker out of range
Another way to fix such connectivity issues is to keep your speaker next to the device you’re trying to connect it with. This will ensure that your devices are well-within each other’s Bluetooth range- hence minimizing the possibility of such an issue arising.