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Q U I C K
S T A R T
G U I D E
Bluetooth wireless is a quick and easy way
to connect a smartphone to a speaker or a
headset. There are basically two steps to making
The two devices get to know each other.
The two devices do something together (like play
“Hi. I’m a phone.”
This guide takes you through the steps to get
Getting to know Bluetooth
I’m a speaker.”
Make sure the following items came in this
Step 1: Unpack
Step 2: Charge
Before you start using the HEX TL speaker
for the first time, it’s a good idea to charge it
To charge the speaker: Plug the included AC
adapter into the
DC IN jack on the back of the
Plug the other end of the AC adapter into a wall
BATTERY indicator on the top of the
speaker is red while the speaker is charging. It
turns green when the speaker is fully charged.
Note: You can use the speaker while it’s charging.
Step 3: Turn on
Press the button on
top of the speaker to
turn it on. The speaker
gives an audio signal
indicator light on top
of the speaker starts
If this is the first time you’re using the speaker,
it automatically goes to Bluetooth pairing mode
to set up with your smartphone.
Enable Bluetooth on
your smartphone or
Step 4: Pair + Connect
If you’ve previously paired your phone or other Bluetooth device
with this speaker, the speaker will automatically attempt to
reconnect to that device when you switch the speaker on. If you
want to pair to a new device, press and hold the
PAIR button on
the speaker until the speaker gives an audio signal.
Make sure the
STATUS light on the
top of the speaker is
blinking rapidly. (If it
isn’t, press and hold
PAIR button until
the speaker gives an
Bluetooth Wireless Connection Tips
• Make sure the Bluetooth capability of your device is turned on.
• Make sure there’s nothing plugged into the speaker’s AUX IN
jack when you’re trying to use Bluetooth.
• The Bluetooth wireless connection works up to a range of roughly
33 feet (10 meters). This range may vary, however, based on other
factors, such as room layout, wall material, obstacles, your device’s
Bluetooth performance, etc. If you’re having problems connecting to
this speaker, move closer to it.
• Make sure your device supports audio transfer A2DP.
• If your device asks you for a password to connect, use “0000”.
808 Hex TL from
the pairing options on
your smartphone. (If it’s
not in the list, choose
“Scan” from your phone’s
808 Hex TL
The speaker gives an audio signal when
it’s finished pairing and connecting to your
STATUS indicator on the top of
the speaker turns solid blue.
Note: The process of enabling Bluetooth and connecting varies
from device to device. See your device’s owners manual for more
information and specific instructions.
To adjust the volume of
your audio: Use the —
+ buttons on top of
the speaker. You can also
use the volume controls
on your phone.
Set your device’s volume
for music to 75%.
Note: This is to make sure the
sound from the speaker isn’t too
loud when you start streaming.
Start playing music or
other audio on your
device. Within seconds,
the speaker starts
streaming the audio
wirelessly via Bluetooth.
Step 5: Play music
Notes: When you reach the speaker’s maximum volume, the
STATUS indicator blinks when you press the
button. If you
notice sound distorting even at low volumes, turn the volume
down on your phone.
Use the audio cable
included with this
speaker to connect
the audio output
from your device to
AUX IN audio
input on the speaker’s
back panel. The
switches to the
To listen to Bluetooth
audio again, unplug
the cable from the
AUX IN jack.
Using the AUX IN input
Tour of the speaker
Top of the speaker
PAIR button puts the
speaker into pairing
mode to connect to a new
Bluetooth device, like a
— and + adjust the volume of the speaker.
turns the speaker on and off.
STATUS light shows the Bluetooth pairing and
connection status of the speaker:
• fast blinking while pairing
• slow blinking while reconnecting
• solid blue when connected via Bluetooth
• solid white when
AUX IN jack is in use
• off when the speaker’s off.
Back of the speaker
AUX IN jack lets you
connect an audio device
directly to the speaker
using the provided
DC IN jack connects
to the provided power
adapter to plug the
speaker into a power
BATTERY light shows the charging status of the
speaker: red when charging, green when fully
For more information about your new HEX TL
speaker, see the User Guide.
If you have any questions about this product,
visit 808Audio.com or call our toll-free help line
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