Bose® SoundLink® Bluetooth® speaker IIIOwner’s Guide
10 - EnglishAdding another device to the speakerPair another device to the speaker by making the speaker discoverable.1. Press Bluetooth® on the sp
English - 11OperationControl buttonsControl buttons are located on the top of the speaker.Control button DescriptionPress to turn the speaker on or of
12 - EnglishOperationSystem status indicatorsStatus indicators illuminate to show when an audio source or speaker state is activated. Status indicato
English - 13OperationConnecting a device using the AUX connectorYou can use your speaker with any device that features a headphone or audio output.
14 - EnglishOperationOperating on battery powerBattery performance varies with the content played and the loudness at which it is played. In typical
English - 15Tips on placing the speakerWhen using your speaker indoors, the tonal quality can vary depending on where the speaker is placed in a room.
16 - EnglishMaintenance and CareTroubleshootingProblem What to doSpeaker will not turn onIf using AC power, ensure:• Your system is connected to a wor
English - 17Maintenance and CareProblem What to doThe speaker indicates a connection, but is not playing music• Ensure the device you want to hear is
Maintenance and Care18 - EnglishReplacing the batteryThe battery should be replaced when:• The battery status indicator continues blinking yellow aft
English - 19USABose Corporation, The MountainFramingham, MA 01701-91681-800-901-0472Phone hours - ET (Eastern Time):Weekdays 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.Saturd
2 - EnglishSafetyPlease read this guidePlease take the time to follow the instructions in this owner’s guide carefully. It will help you set up and op
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English - 3SafetyWARNING: This product contains magnetic material. Please contact your physician if you have any questions on whether this might affec
4 - English SafetyU.S.A. onlyNOTE: This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 1
English - 5ContentsIntroductionOverview ...
6 - EnglishIntroductionOverviewThank you for purchasing the Bose® SoundLink® Bluetooth® speaker III. Enjoy music wirelessly from your smartphone, tabl
English - 7OperationConnecting to AC powerThe ﬁrst time using your SoundLink® Bluetooth® speaker III, connect it to AC (mains) power and charge the ba
8 - EnglishOperation2. Plug the power cord on the AC power supply into the DC connector on the back of the speaker.3. Plug the AC power supply into
English - 9Pairing and connecting a device to the speakerBefore listening to music from your Bose® Soundlink® Bluetooth® speaker III, you must pair an