Bose SoundLink Around Ear Wireless Headphones II – Black

  • Deep, immersive sound, improved EQ best in class performance for wireless headphones. Connectivity Technology: Wired/Wireless
  • Latest Bluetooth technology for easy connectivity and seamless audio/video syncs
  • Advanced microphone system, HD voice for clear calls in windy or noisy environments

Product Description

Bose SoundLink Around Ear Wireless Headphones II – Black : Product Description



What are Bluetooth headphones?

It is the name of a wireless standard different from Wi-Fi.
Bluetooth is the name of a wireless connection standard. Put “wireless connection between various devices.” Until now, such devices as wireless keyboards, wireless speakers, wireless mice, wireless headphones, etc., have been used by each company with their standard radio. It is a standard that unifies them so that any device can be used immediately by connecting them.

Bluetooth is power-saving and suitable for short distances
Speaking of wireless standards, Wi-Fi is famous. Still, it was developed to connect multiple devices to the network, so advanced work such as fast transfer speed, the power of radio waves reaching a certain distance, and security are required. It becomes.

Bluetooth is a bit simpler. Because it is about making familiar digital devices wireless, the output is low compared to Wi-Fi (that is, it is not suitable for long distances). Still, the transfer speed is not fast, but instead, it can be made smaller and cheaper with power saving.

If you use a smartphone or computer and think that this cable is in the way, you can think of it as a wireless connection via Bluetooth. In particular, the latest Bluetooth smart compatible devices consume very little power during standby, so they can always be connected.

Actual Bluetooth connection procedure

step 1:
Turn on Bluetooth on the player side (transmitting side).

For iPhone

* The following image is a screenshot of my iPhone.

  • (1) Open the settings.
    First, open the setting screen. Bluetooth is [Off] in the image. Tap here!
  • (2) Tap Bluetooth in the settings.
    Bluetooth on / off switching button. The white color is off!
  • (3) Turn on Bluetooth.

※iPhone6S! The appearance may be slightly different depending on the version!

Step 2:
Please turn on the power of the earphone (receiving side) and set it to the pairing mode.

Pairing, i.e., connection mode! This process tends to stumble. It’s not the end after turning on the power. For most devices, the pairing mode is often set by pressing and holding the power button from power-off until the lamp flashes red and blue. Light or not, there are various and Tari a button of the playback is stopped, not the power switch, but generally is long press from the time of power supply OFF is!

Step 3:
Select the model of the earphone (reception side) on the player side (transmission side).

For iPhone

  • (1) Find the device you want to pair.
    After pairing the earphones and headphones, check the setting screen on the player again! The name of the paired device will be searched!
  • (2) Tap the device name.
    Tap the name of the device to complete the connection! [Connected] is displayed!

※ iPhone6S! The appearance may be slightly different depending on the version!

One point advice ☆
In many cases, the connection after the first time skips the pairing process in step 2 and connects the transmitter and receiver. If you can’t connect, try pairing again!

Procedure to connect Bluetooth earphone with Windows PC

1. Start pairing
First, operate the buttons on the Bluetooth earphone side to start matching.

The operation method differs depending on the earphone or speaker, so check the manual.

* Playing and stopping, power and volume are nothing, but you may start pairing by pressing and holding a relevant button.

2. Add device
Open “Devices and Printers” in Control Panel, and click “Add Device.”

Many people drop out without finding this. Now, click on this to start searching for devices.

When the Bluetooth earphone is detected automatically, the device installation will begin.

Windows now recognize the Bluetooth earphone as a playback device.

3. Priority output for Bluetooth earphones
However, with this alone, you will not be able to hear the sound from the Bluetooth earphone. As before, you will get out of the speaker.

This is because the speaker you have been using has priority over Bluetooth as the output destination.

Go to “Control Panel”-> “Sound,” right-click the icon that says “Bluetooth Audio Device,” and try “Set as Default Device.”

About behavior
With this setting, the sound of the Windows PC will be played from the Bluetooth earphone, but no sound will be output from the speaker.

Here, when you turn off the Bluetooth earphone, it automatically switches to output from the speaker.

Also, when you turn on the Bluetooth earphone again, the output to the Bluetooth earphone has priority still, and the sound output from the speaker stops.