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Cambridge Audio Melomania 1+ Manual | Step-by-step Guide 2021

The Cambridge Audio Melomania 1+ earbuds feature one of the best sound, quick connectivity, a dedicated in-detail app, IPX5 splashproof resistance, and a good battery life of 9 hours per charge. Here’s a Cambridge Audio Melomania 1+ manual to know everything about the earbuds:

Cambridge Audio Melomania 1+ Manual | Pairing & Charging Instructions

Cambridge Audio Melomania 1+ Manual | How to Pair / Connect?

For iOS or Android Phone:

Step 1: Take out the earbuds from their case.

Step 2: Enable Bluetooth connectivity in the settings on the phone or other Bluetooth devices (tablets, PC).

Step 3: Select either “Melomania L // Cambridge” or ” Melomania R // Cambridge”.

Step 4: After this, the earbuds will automatically connect to the desired device and will be ready to use.

NOTE: If two “Melomania // Cambridge” devices come up on your phone’s Bluetooth device list, this is normal. One will stay listed as not connected because it is paired with the other earbud instead of the phone.

For Laptops (Windows)

  1. Turn on Window’s Bluetooth
  2. Go to Settings
  3. Go to Bluetooth and other devices
  4. Click on add device
  5. Click on Bluetooth
  6. Make sure that pairing mode is turned on (press and hold L or R earbud for 2 seconds.
  7. The earbuds by the name “Melomania L // Cambridge” or ” Melomania R // Cambridge” will appear on the laptop.
  8. Connect any of the two earbuds

Cambridge Audio Melomania 1+ Manual | How to Charge?

Earbuds

Step 1: Match the corresponding L and R letters on the charging case for proper charging.

Step 2: Connect the charging case to a computer or USB Type-C 5V 1A (or less) output device.

Step 3: The earbuds will automatically start charging and the case LED lights will show that the earbuds are charging.

Step 4: Before using them for the first time, leave the earbuds charging for at least 30 minutes.

Step 5: After this time, the earbuds will be fully charged and ready to use.

Charging Case

Connect the case to a computer or output device via a USB Type-C cable. After doing this, the indicator lights will flash during the charging process and then turn off.

Cambridge Audio Melomania 1+ Manual | LED Light Status

Earbuds

  • White light flashing (when in charging case): Earbuds are charging.
  • White lights turn off (when in charging case): Earbuds are fully charged.
  • Blue and white lights flashing on one earbud and white light flashing on the other one (out of charging case): Earbuds in Bluetooth discovery mode.
  • Blue light flashing fast on any of the earbuds when out of charging case: Abnormal state. Let the earbuds to power down automatically (wait 2 minutes out of case), and then return both earphones to their charging case.
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1+ Manual Light modes

Case

  • 100% of battery: 5 LED lights are on.
  • 80% of battery: 4 LED lights are on.
  • 60% of battery: 3 LED lights are on.
  • 40% of battery: 2 LED lights are on.
  • 20% of battery: 1 LED light is on.
  • 0% of battery: All-LED lights are off.
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1+ Manual Charging

How to Control? / How to Operate? – Instructions

  • Increase volume: Press and hold the button on the right earbud for 2 seconds.
  • Decrease volume: Press and hold the button on the left earbud for 2 seconds.
  • Play music: When playing music, press any of the earbuds button once.
  • Pause music: Press any of the earbuds button once.
  • Play next song: When playing music, press the button on the right earbuds twice.
  • Play previous song: When playing music, press the button on the left earbuds twice.
  • Accept an incoming call: Press any of the earbuds button once.
  • Reject an incoming call: Long press the button on any of the earbuds for 1 second.
  • Activate voice assistant: Press any of the earbuds button once to pause the music, and then press the button on the left earbuds twice.
Buttons operate of Cambridge Audio Melomania 1+

How to turn them off and on?

Turn them off

Method 1: Long press the button on both earbuds at the same time for 3 seconds.

Method 2: Place the earbuds in the charging case and check that the LED light is breathing (indicating that it is charging).

Turn them on

Method 1: Long press the button on both earbuds at the same time for 3 seconds.

Method 2: Take them out of the case.

How to Properly Wear Them?

Because of the cylindrical shape of Melomania 1+, you might not know if the microphone is facing towards your mouth. This can make a big difference in voice quality.

To ensure the correct positioning, ensure that the Cambridge ball logo is upright, with the microphone hole on the bottom facing down. 

Cambridge Audio Melomania 1+ Manual | How to Reset?

Step 1: Place both earbuds in the case.

Step 2: Press and hold the button on both earbuds until their LED lights turn blue.

Step 3: After this, the reset procedure is complete.

Step 4: Pair the earbuds to any device as said in the “Pairing section”

How to update the firmware?

  1. Pair one of the earbuds ‘L’ or ‘R’ and make sure that the other earbud is also out of the charging case.
  2. Make sure they are connected after pairing. Usually one earbud will be connected. In phones with dual audio or TWS+ support, one will be marked as ‘connected’ while the other will show the battery.
  3. Open the app
  4. A message will automatically prompt if there’s a firmware available.
  5. Select update now
  6. Select ‘yes firmware upgrade’
  7. Wait for the process to complete (it will update the firmware for each earbud separately, just make sure that both earbuds are out of case)
  8. Check the firmware version from Settings > More > Firmware and see if it’s the one which was downloaded.

Cambridge Audio Melomania 1+ current firmware version is v8.0.2.

A Guide To Cambridge Audio Melomania 1+ APP

Like many earbuds, the Cambridge Audio Melomania 1+ has an app called ‘Melomania by Cambridge Audio’ available for iOS and Android devices. This app has different functionalities, as well as check the battery status of the earbuds, update firmware, have access to different instructions, turn earbuds controls on or off, equalizers, and more.

  • First page: This shows the battery percentage of the earbuds, and offers the option to “Find my earbuds” in case they have been lost.
  • Second page: There is the equalizer, where you can configure the options depending on your tastes or needs.
  • Third page: This page has sections such as “Codec Selection”, where you can activate or deactivate the codecs available for your earbuds, and the different controls that can be used with the buttons on the earbuds.
  • Fourth page: Here, you will find various instructions on the earbuds and the application, as well as the possibility of updating firmware and much more.

Some Common Earbuds Problems & Troubleshooting

Problems Left / Right / One side of the earbuds have stop working

If this happens, it may be because it is low on battery or it did not connect correctly with the device.

1. Try changing the earbud, making sure your LED light is on when charging.

2. Try connecting the earbuds with the device again. Place both earphones back in the case and close the lid. Then reopen the case and remove them again; this should force them to reconnect with the device.

In case neither of these is the case, try a factory reset the earbuds. If that doesn’t work either, the earbud is probably faulty, go for a refund or replacement of it.

Left / Right / One side of the earbuds has low volume

If this happens, it may be because the earbuds are dirty or the volume is set low in the app, volume absolute option is enabled from developer options in Android or the earbuds themselves.

1. Try cleaning the earbud using a cotton swab or carefully clean the mesh with a pin.

2. Step 1. Enable ‘Developer Options’ on your Android device. Step 2. Ensure ‘Disable absolute volume’ is toggled OFF. Step 3. Put the earbuds back in the charging case. Step 4. Take out and reconnect.

3. Try checking the volume of L and R earbuds on the app.

Microphone not working

If this happens, it can be because the microphone is muted or it has a defect.

1. Try checking the device microphone volume or earbud’s app microphone settings to see if it isn’t muted or low.

2. Make sure that you have placed the earbuds correctly (mic hole downwards)

If that doesn’t help, there might be a defect in the earbud, try replacing it or get a refund.

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FAQs

Are Cambridge Audio Melomania 1+ waterproof?

The Cambridge Audio Melomania 1+ are rated with the IPX5 certification, which protects them against rain and sweat.

Do Cambridge Audio Melomania 1+ have low latency/gaming mode?

No, these pair of earbuds don’t have low latency or gaming mode.

Does Cambridge Audio Melomania 1+ have a microphone?

Yes, the Cambridge Audio Melomania 1+ have an integrated microphone facing towards the mouth.

How to know when Cambridge Audio Melomania 1+ are fully charged?

The earbuds are fully charged when their white LED lights turn off.

We hope you now know how to operate the earphone from the above Cambridge Audio Melomania 1+ Manual. Want to know anything about the earphones? Do not hesitate to ask in the comments section.

Moreover, Cambridge Audio provides in-depth instructions and troubleshooting problems on this page.