Use the 3.5mm port to connect your device via a 3.5mm Aux cable. To turn off the speaker, switch the power switch to the “OFF” position.
What should I do if the Beats Pill won’t turn on? Make sure the battery isn’t dead and check that the volume on both the speaker and your device isn’t low or turned off. Your batteries may need to be replaced or the power adapter may not be working. So try using a different USB power source to see if this is the problem.
Beats by Dr. Dre Beatbox Speaker: With Bluetooth technology, this speaker lets you wirelessly stream your favorite music from your enabled mobile phone, tablet or other device.
The “b” button will pulse to indicate the Beats Pill+ is in discovery mode and ready to be paired.
Check the sound settings
On your iOS device, go to Settings > Bluetooth and select your beats. On your Mac, choose the Apple menu () > System Preferences, click Sound, then select your Beats product in the Output and Input sections. Go to the sound settings on your PC and select your Beats as the playback/recording device.
For most Bluetooth speakers, you should only need to do this for a few seconds. For almost every Bluetooth speaker on the market, pressing and holding the power button and the Bluetooth button at the same time will force a speaker reset.
The device does not connect to other devices via Bluetooth. The device may not work if you are more than 30 feet away from the device. First, you would need to hold down the red “b” button for three seconds. The red light around the pill will start flashing.
Modern batteries have advanced sensors that make sure they don’t get overcharged, but that doesn’t mean they won’t get damaged if left connected to the charger.