Amazon Echo Buds 2nd Gen User Manual
MEET YOUR ECHO BUDS
The case button and USB-C charging port are located on the back of the charging case.
ACTIVATE YOUR ECHO BUDS
GET THE ALEXA APP
Install the latest version of the Amazon Alexa app. Setup through the Alexa app is required to activate the full functionality of your Echo Buds.
Open the charging case. Wait for the case LED to pulse blue, indicating the earbuds are in pairing mode.
FOLLOW SETUP IN APP
In the Alexa app, tap the pop-up and follow the on-screen instructions. Completing setup ensures you’ll always get the latest software updates.
FIT YOUR ECHO BUDS
To get started, learn how to properly insert your earbuds.
IDENTIFY THE LEFT AND RIGHT EARBUD
Check the L and R indicators on the inner surface of the earbuds.
USE THE LOGO TO ORIENT THE EARBUD
Turn the earbud so the smile logo is right-side up. Then place the earbud in your ear and rotate slightly to get a snug and secure fit.
Test your fit with the ear tip fit test in the Alexa app.
PERSONALIZE YOUR FIT
For the best audio quality, the ear tip should feel snug but comfortable.
WING TIPS (OPTIONAL)
The wing tips can help secure the earbuds, especially during exercise.
Caution: To avoid tearing, hold by the wing and gently pull over the earbud.
TAP TO CONTROL
To use tap controls, tap the center of either earbud Amazon Echo Buds 2nd Gen.
- Single tap
- Double tap
- Triple tap
- Long hold
Customize your tap controls by assigning actions such as:
Siri or Google Assistant
Active noise cancellation
Learn more and define your own tap controls in the Alexa app Amazon Echo Buds 2nd Gen.
ALEXA IS DESIGNED TO PROTECT YOUR PRIVACY
WAKE WORDS AND INDICATORS
Alexa doesn’t begin listening until your Echo device detects the wake word (for example, “Alexa”). An audible tone lets you know when audio is being sent to Amazon’s secure cloud.
You can mute the microphones in the Alexa app or by configuring a custom tap control. In addition, if you remove an earbud from your ear, access to Alexa will be disabled for that earbud.
Want to know exactly what Alexa heard? You can view and delete your voice recordings in the Alexa app at any time Amazon Echo Buds 2nd Gen.
These are just a few of the ways that you have transparency and control over your Alexa experience. Explore more at amazon.com/alexaprivacy.
CHECK THE BATTERY LEVEL
“Alexa, what’s my battery level?”
When the case is closed, the LED on the case displays earbud charge level Amazon Echo Buds 2nd Gen.
CONNECT TO OTHER DEVICES
- OPEN THE CASE
Open the Echo Buds charging case, then press the case button for 3 seconds Amazon Echo Buds 2nd Gen.
- WAIT FOR BLUE LED TO PULSE
The light on the front of the case will pulse blue, indicating that your Echo Buds are discoverable and ready to pair.
- PLACE ECHO BUDS INTO EARS
Insert the earbuds in your ears and complete pairing on your device
You will need to pair and activate your Echo Buds through the Alexa app before pairing with other devices.
Amazon Echo Buds 2nd Gen GIVE US YOUR FEEDBACK
Alexa will improve over time, with new features and ways to get things done. We want to hear about your experiences. Use the Alexa app to send us feedback or visit www.amazon.com/devicesupport.
For troubleshooting and more information, go to Help & Feedback in the Alexa app.
TALK TO ALEXA
“Alexa, what can you do?”
To try asking Alexa a question, simply say “Alexa,” then ask. See the included Things to Try card to help get you started.