The Tribit StormBox not turning on issue can be caused by several factors. It could be due to a discharged battery, a firmware glitch, or even a faulty speaker circuit. To fix this you will need to perform a series of troubleshooting steps on the device.
The Tribit StormBox is a portable Bluetooth speaker that offers a 360 degree sound providing an unparalleled auditory experience. It has a rugged cylindrical design allowing you to easily bring it with you on any of your outdoor activities. Some of its features include an IPX7 waterproof design, wireless dual pairing, and a 20 hour play time on s single charge just to name a few.
Technical specifications of the Tribit StormBox:
- Bluetooth version: V4.2
- Bluetooth profile: A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HSP
- Driver: 2 x Φ45mm, 2 x Passive radiator
- Output power: 2 x 12W
- Signal-to-noise ratio ≥ 80dB
- Frequency response: 70-20KHz
- Battery: ( 3.7V 2600mAh ) x 2
- Music play time: Up to 20 hours (varies by volume
- level and music files)
- Charging time: 4 hours @ 5V/2A
- Dimensions: 68x180x68mm/2.68×7.09×2.68 in
- Weight: 545g /19.2oz
What to do when your Tribit StormBox will not turn on
An issue that you might encounter with your StormBox Bluetooth speaker is when you are unable to turn it on. This can be an annoying issue especially if you need to use it. Here are the troubleshooting steps you need to do to fix the problem.
Solution 1: Perform a factory reset on Tribit StormBox
The first troubleshooting step you should do is a factory reset or hard reset. This deletes the data on the speaker and brings it back to its default settings. This is a useful troubleshooting step to perform whenever you are experiencing problems with the speaker.
Time needed: 2 minutes.
Reset the speaker
- Disconnect the speaker from its charger.
Make sure nothing is connected to its micro USB port.
- Press and hold the Volume + and Volume – buttons simultaneously.
You should do this for 5 seconds.
- Turn on the speaker.
Press on the power button of the speaker.
Solution 2: Charge the speaker to fix not turning on issue
Your speaker will not turn on if its battery does not have any charge. To check if this is what’s causing the problem you need to charge the speaker. Just open the rubber cover on the speaker and connect the micro USB cord of your 5V/2A charger. Connect the wall charger to a power outlet and leave the speaker charging for 4 hours. Once the device is fully charged try to check if you can turn it on.
Solution 3: Faulty battery
Sometimes the problem can already be caused by a defective speaker battery. In cases like this you will need to have the battery replaced at a service center. Some factors that can cause the battery to fail is if it has been water damaged or if it has been subjected to extreme heat.
Solution 4: Faulty circuit board
There’s a possibility that the problem is caused by a damaged speaker circuit. This circuit usually gets damaged if it comes into contact with water. You will need to have the speaker repaired at a service center if this is the culprit.
Having the Tribit StormBox not turning on issue can be a frustrating experience. Hopefully, this solution will help you fix the problem.
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