How To Fix Soundlink Revolve Plus Will Not Turn On Issue

The Soundlink Revolve+ is another Bluetooth Speaker from Bose. Considered to be the best sounding portable Bluetooth speaker considering its size. It gives 360-degree omnidirectional sound, which basically means that everyone in the entire room gets the same sound experience you won’t have to worry as to where you want to place it. Although Bose Soundlink Revolve+ is a stable Bluetooth speaker, just like with any electronics certain issues can occur. In this case, there have been reports from users that Bose speaker does not turn on. In this article, we will talk about the recommended troubleshooting methods that you can to fix Soundlink Revolve+ does not turn ON issue.

Fix Bose Soundlink Revolve Plus Will Not Turn On

There are several factors that can cause this issue to occur such as the Bluetooth speaker is not fully charged because of a faulty outlet or a faulty USB cable. One of the common reason why Bose speaker will not turn ON is because of issues with the battery. This means that the speaker has a shorter battery life and that it is draining faster than it used to.

Before we proceed with the troubleshooting methods, lets talk about the Bluetooth Speaker’s specifications:

  • Dimensions: 5.97″ H x 3.24″ W x 3.24″ D
  • Weight: 1.5 lbs
  • Input: 3.5mm auxiliary input
  • Output: Micro-B USB port
  • Wireless range: 30 feet (9 meters)
  • Battery life: 12 hours
  • Colors available: Triple Black and Lux Silver

Try the following troubleshooting methods below to fix Bose Soundlink speaker does not turn ON issue.

Method 1: Check if power outlet is working

The very first thing that you need to do is to check if the power outlet that the speaker is connected to is working. To know this, when you connect the speaker to the power outlet it emits a tone. If at some point a tone is not heard, plugged in another electronic device and check if it is charging, this means that power outlet is working. However, if the connected electronic device does not turn ON or won’t charge, the power outlet is not working.

If that’s the case, make sure your speaker is connected to another power outlet that’s working and then check if the issue still occurs.

Method 2: Try another USB charging cable and charger

If the USB cable is faulty, it won’t be able to charge the speaker. If the Bluetooth speaker is not properly charged, it won’t turn ON. Therefore, try using a different USB charging cable and a different charger to charge the speaker and then check if Bluetooth speaker will turn ON issue still occurs.

Charging times varies with the charger being used. For faster charging times, make sure to use a charger with a current rating of 1 amp or 1000 milliamps or higher.

Method 3: Make sure to press Power button briefly

There’s a difference between pressing the power button briefly and pressing and holding it for a few seconds. If you want to turn ON or OFF the speaker, press the power button and then quickly release. However, if you want to check the charge level of the battery you press and hold the Power button for 10 seconds.

Most probably the Bluetooth Speaker does not turn ON because of incorrect pressing of the buttons.

Method 4: Reset Bluetooth speaker

If none of the methods mentioned above did fix wont turn ON issue, you may need to reset the speaker. Resetting or factory reset reverts the speaker back to its factory default state. This methods helps with minor issues regarding the speaker.

To do this:

  1. Press Power button to turn ON
  2. Press and hold the Power button for 10 seconds. Wait for the blinking blue light to appear. After that a voice prompt will ask you to select a language.
  3. Reset process is complete.
  4. Change settings according to own preference.

After resetting Bluetooth speaker, check if Bose Soundlink speaker does not turn ON issue still occurs.

Method 5: Replace Battery

This method is considered to be the last resort when trying to fix won’t turn ON issue on your speaker. If you’ve notice that the battery is draining faster than usual, this means that it already needs replacement. Lithium-ion batteries can deplete overtime, therefore if this happens you may need to purchase a new replacement battery. Make sure to replace the Bose speaker battery only using a genuine replacement battery or from any authorized Bose dealer.

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