There are several factors you might want to consider when dealing with Bose product that does not fully charge such as an outdated firmware version, USB charger does not meet Soundlink Revolve power requirements, issues with charging cradle, a faulty USB cable to the Bluetooth speaker that needs reset. In here, we will talk about the recommended solutions that you can try to fix problem with Bose Soundlink Revolve Battery does not fully charge.
Fix Bose Soundlink Revolve Battery Will Not Fully Charge
Bose Soundlink Revolve specifications:
- Dimensions: 5.97″x 3.24″ x 3.24″
- Weight: 1.5 lbs
- Output: 3.5mm auxilliary
- Input: Micro-B USB port
- Bluetooth range: 30 feet or 9 meters
- Battery: Lithium-ion
- Battery Life: 12 hours playback time
- Colors available: Luxe Silver & Triple Black
If Bose Soundlink Revolve Bluetooth speakers is showing that the battery power is charging but not showing that charging is complete, try the following solutions below:
Solution 1: Update Bose Product
It is recommended to check for and install available product updates from time to time. An outdated versions can cause minor issues. Updating will ensure that Bose Bluetooth speaker has the latest features and product enhancements.
You have two options to choose from when updating:
- Using Bose connect app. An application that allows you to manage and control Bluetooth speaker directly from the app. Volume control, check battery level and even update product. This app is free to download on iOS (App Store) and Android device (Google Play).
- Using Bose Updater found on Bose website. An application that needs to be downloaded on your computer then connect Soundlink Revolve to the computer. Follow onscreen instructions on how to update Bose product.
After updating Bose software, try charging Bose Soundlink Revolve again and then check if the issue still occurs.
Solution 2: Check USB Charger
In here, make sure that the USB charger you used to charge Bluetooth speaker meets the power requirements needs for Soundlink Revolve. Make sure to check the small text that should indicate amp (A)or milliamp ( mA) rating. USB chargers with a higher current rating of approximately 1 amp or 1000 milliamp can charge Bose product faster as compared to using USB chargers with a lower current rating of below 1 amp or 1000 milliamp.
If you noticed that the charger you are currently using is having a lower current rating, try another charger and then check if the problem still occurs.
Solution 3: Disconnect and Reconnect cable
It is possible that Soundlink Revolve does not fully charge because of a faulty cable. To check if cable is faulty, you may need to disconnect and reconnect cable making sure that both ends are connected firmly. Charge Bose Soundlink speaker for an hour and check if the not fully charge problem still occurs.
Solution 4: Use speaker for a few minutes then charge again
As claimed by some users, this solution helps fix problem with charging. This is done by using speaker at least 50% volume level (Moderate) for about 10 minutes. After that, charge Bose speaker again for an hour and then check if problem still occurs.
Solution 5: Use power outlet instead of charging cradle
If you are using charging cable to charge Bose Soundlink Revolve, try connecting the power supply directly to the speaker.
Solution 6: Reset Bose speaker
Estimate Cost : 0
Time Needed : 5 minutes
If the solutions mentioned above did not fix not fully charging issue with Bose Soundlink Revolve you need to reset Bose speaker. Resetting restores Bose Soundlink Revolve to its factory state. This means that all saved settings will be cleared and deleted. To do this:
Press and hold the Power Button for 10 seconds.
Release the Power buttons when you see a flashing blue lights. A voice prompt will also ask you to select a language.
Charge the speaker again.
Once reset process is complete, try to charge Bose revolve speaker again after an hour and then check afterwards if the problem still occurs.
- Bose speaker
- Bose Soundlink Revolve
Solution 7: Check Battery Life
Lastly, check battery life of the speaker. If Battery is draining than usual and is no longer charging fully as expected, it is possible that battery is depleted. Lithium ion batteries deplete over time with continued use. If this is the case, you may need to bring Bose product in for service. Check with the local directory for the nearest Bose Authorized service center in your area. Also make sure to if battery replacement is needed after a Bose technician advised you to, make sure to use only genuine replacement battery to prevent future problems later on.
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