The Anker SoundCore 2 will not turn on problem can be caused by several issues. The battery might not be fully charged, there might be a setting glitch, or this might be caused by a hardware problem. To fix this you will need to perform a series of troubleshooting steps.
The Anker SoundCore 2 is a popular Bluetooth speaker that’s priced at US$40. It is best known for its greater sound quality with enhanced bass as well as its long playback time of 24 hours on a single charge. Some of its great features include an IPX7 protection and Bluetooth 5.0 just to name a few.
Technical Specifications of Anker SoundCore 2:
- Bluetooth Version: 4.0
- Driver output: 3W×2
- Playtime: Estimated 24+hrs @80% volume
- Battery Capacity: 4400mAh
- Input: 5V / 1A
- Charging time: 5 hours
- Bass Boost: Passive radiator
- Handsfree function: Y
- Volume/Track control: Y
- Range: 20m/66ft
- Weight: 365g/12.9oz
- Size: 165x45x54mm
What to do when your Anker SoundCore 2 does not have power
One problem that you might encounter with the SoundCore 2 Bluetooth speaker is when it fails to turn on. This can be a frustrating experience as you won’t be able to use the device to play your favorite music. Here’s what you need to do to fix this problem.
Method 1: Perform a factory reset
A factory reset or hard reset is a procedure that removes any custom data on this Bluetooth speaker and bring it back to its default settings. This is a useful troubleshooting step to do when you are experiencing problems with the device such as when you can’t make a Bluetooth connection or when there it does not turn on.
Time needed: 2 minutes.
Reset the speaker
- Press and hold the power button.
You need to do this for 8 seconds.
- Press and hold the Bluetooth button.
You need to do this for 2 seconds.
After performing these steps try turning on the speaker.
Method 2: Charge the Anker SoundCore 2
A common factor that prevents this speaker from turning on is if its battery has been drainer of charge. If the battery has no power left then all you need to do is to charge it. When charging this speaker its best to use a wall charger with an output of at least 2 amps. Leave the speaker charging for at least 3 hours then try to check if it will turn on.
Method 3: Faulty battery
When the speaker has a defective battery then you won’t be able to turn it on. If this is what’s causing the problem then replacing the battery will fix this. It’s recommended that you have this done at a service center.
Some of the causes why a battery will fail is if it is constantly being overcharged or when it is constantly being exposed to heat. These factors will rapidly degrade the battery performance.
Method 4: Faulty circuit board
If water gets inside the speaker then there’s a big possibility that it will damage its internal circuit. If the board has been damaged then you will need to have this fixed at a service center.
Having power issues on your Bluetooth speaker can be a frustrating experience. Hopefully, this solution will help you fix the problem.
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