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JLab Jbuds Air Icon | Step-by-step User Guide

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The JLab Jbuds Air Icon earbuds come with the IPX5 sweat and dust-proof certification, 6 hours of playtime with 18+ extra hours using the charging case, Bluetooth 5.0, three custom EQ sound modes, an 8mm dynamic driver, and more. Learn how to use these earbuds using this manual!

JLab Jbuds Air Icon | All You Need To Know!

How to Pair The Earbuds?

To iOS and Android Phones

Step 1: Open the lid of the charging case. After that, the earbuds will turn on automatically. Also, you can press and hold the multifunction touch button on both earbuds for about 3 seconds.

When a blue and white light starts flashing, and a “Ready to pair” voice prompt sounds, that means that the earbuds will be ready to pair with any device.

Step 2: Turn on Bluetooth on the desired device.

Step 3: Go to the device’s Bluetooth settings.

Step 4: Select “JLab Jbuds Air Icon”. If a password is needed, type “0000”. After that, a white light will start flashing, a “Bluetooth connected” voice prompt will sound, and the pairing will be done.

To PC (Windows)

Step 1: Turn on Bluetooth on the desired device.

Step 2: Go to the settings.

Step 3: Go to “Bluetooth and other devices”.

Step 4: Click on “Add device”.

Step 5: Open the lid of the charging case. After that, the earbuds will turn on automatically. Also, you can press and hold the multifunction touch button on both earbuds for about 3 seconds.

When a blue and white light starts flashing, and a “Ready to pair” voice prompt sounds, that means that the earbuds will be ready to pair with any device.

Step 6: Select “JLab Jbuds Air Icon”. If a password is needed, type “0000”. After that, a white light will start flashing, a “Bluetooth connected” voice prompt will sound, and the pairing will be done.

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How to Wear?

Step 1: Take both earbuds out of the charging case.

Step 2: Identify the left and right earbuds.

Step 3: Choose the ear tips that best suit your ears.

Step 4: Insert the headphones into the inner canal of the ears.

Step 5: Rotate for the best possible comfort and best fit, and make sure that the microphone is pointing to the mouth.

How to Turn On and Off?

Turn on: Open the lid of the charging case. After that, the earbuds will turn on automatically. Also, you can press and hold the multifunction touch button on both earbuds for about 3 seconds.

Turn off: Place the earbuds into the charging case. After that, the earbuds will turn off automatically.

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How to Control? / How to Operate? – Instructions

  • Play or pause music: Press the multifunction touch button on the right earbud two times.
  • Play the next song: Press and hold the multifunction touch button on the right earbud for about 1 second.
  • Play the previous song: Press and hold the multifunction touch button on the left earbud for about 1 second.
  • Turn the volume up: Press the multifunction touch button on the right earbud one time.
  • Turn the volume down: Press the multifunction touch button on the left earbud one time.
  • Answer an incoming call: Press the multifunction touch button on any of the earbuds one time.
  • End a current call: Press the multifunction touch button on any of the earbuds two times.
  • Reject an incoming call: Press and hold the multifunction touch button on any of the earbuds for about 1 second.
  • Activate the voice assistant: Press the multifunction touch button on the left earbud two times.
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Credits: JLab

How to Custom The EQ Modes?

To custom the three EQ modes in these earbuds (JLab Signature, Balanced, and Bass Boost), all you have to do is to press the multifunction touch button on any of the earbuds three times.

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How to Activate The Mono Mode?

To activate or deactivate the mono mode in these earbuds, all you have to do is to pair the earbuds to the device and take out one of the earbuds from the charging case. It will start working by itself.

How to Charge The Earbuds?

Earbuds

To charge the earbuds, all you have to do is to place them into the charging case and close the lid. The earbuds will start charging automatically.

Charging case

To charge the charging case, all you have to do is to connect the case to a USB charger or charging port with the included USB-A to C cable. It will start charging automatically.

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What Do The Lights Mean?

Earbuds

  • A blue and white light starts flashing: The earbuds are ready to pair with any device.
  • A white light flashing: The earbuds are now connected.
  • A blue light flashing and turns off: The earbuds are resetting.

Charging case

  • A blue light flashing with the earbuds inside: The earbuds are charging.
  • Said blue light turns off the earbuds inside: The earbuds are fully charged.
  • A white light flashing: The case is charging.
  • A white light on: The case is fully charged.

The Earbud’s Voice Prompts

  •  “Ready to pair”: The earbuds are ready to pair with any device.
  • “Bluetooth connected”: The earbuds are now connected.
  • “Battery full”: The earbuds have between 100% and 75% of battery.
  • “Battery medium”: The earbuds have between 75% and 25% of battery.
  • “Low battery”: The earbuds have less than 25% of battery. When the power decreases to 10%, “Low Battery” will play one time.
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How to Reset The Earbuds?

Step 1: Delete all “JLab Jbuds Air Icon” pairing information from the connected device.

Step 2: Place the earbuds into the charging case and keep the lid open.

Step 3: Press the multifunction touch button on both earbuds three times. A blue light will flash and turn off.

Step 4: Close the lid of the charging case.

Step 5: Wait 10 seconds and open the lid of the charging case. After that, the resetting will be done.

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Some Common Earbuds Problems & Troubleshooting

Left / Right / One side of the earbuds has stopped working

If this happens, it may be because it is low on battery or it did not connect correctly with the device. To fix this, you can do the following:

1. Try charging the earbud that is not working or both, placing them in the charging case.

2. Try factory resetting the earbuds.

3. Check if the earbuds are operating within a normal working range

If that doesn’t work, the earbud is probably faulty, and I can go for a refund or replacement of it.

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

If this happens, it may be because the earbuds are dirty or the volume is set low. To fix this, you can do the following:

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

2. Try factory resetting the earbuds.

The microphone is not working

If this happens, it can be because the microphone is muted, or the earbuds are badly positioned. To fix this, you can do the following:

If the microphone is muted, check the device microphone volume. If that doesn’t work, that means that there might be a defect in the earbud, so try replacing them or get a refund.

The earbuds are not connecting to Windows/laptop/PC

If the earbuds are earbuds not connecting, it can be because the Bluetooth on the computer has a pairing problem. To fix this, you can do the following:

1. Try disabling Bluetooth from nearby devices >>> then activate the pairing mode of the earbuds, pair and connect earbuds from Settings >>> Bluetooth & other devices >>> Add a new device >>>> select Bluetooth.

2. Try uninstalling and reinstalling the Bluetooth driver, or updating the Bluetooth driver. All can be done in Manage >>> Device Manager, reset earbuds (if available), and then repeat the step.

3. Try resetting the earbuds.

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FAQs

Are the JLab Jbuds Air Icon waterproof?

No, the JLab Jbuds Air Icon earbuds are not waterproof (IPX6 and up). They have a rating of IPX5, which means they’re splash and sweat-resistant.

Do the JLab Jbuds Air Icon have a microphone?

Yes, the earbuds come with integrated microphones.

Do the JLab Jbuds Air Icon have a low latency/gaming mode?

No, these earbuds don’t have a low latency/gaming mode.

Can the JLab Jbuds Air Icon connect to PCs and laptops?

Yes, these earbuds can connect to PCs, laptops, and even tablets.

Are the JLab Jbuds Air Icon noise-canceling?

No. These earbuds don’t come with noise-cancellation technology.

How to know when the JLab Jbuds Air Icon are fully charged?

When the earbuds are charging, a blue light flashes on the case. When fully charged, said light turns off.

We hope you now know how to operate the earphone from the above JLab Jbuds Air Icon manual. Want to know anything about the earphones? Do not hesitate to ask in the comments section.

In case you have other JLab earbuds or are interested in learning about other models, the company has a page specially created to contain user manuals for some of its earbuds, headphones, and more.