Bose brand portable speakers are renowned for being of good quality and durable over time. However, it is possible that sometimes, for some unknown reason, they no longer work properly.
Whether a charging problem, or else a defective internal part, or even an update problem, the concerns can be multiple. As a result, you cannot turn on your Bose speaker.
In this article, we will help you correct the problems when she does not want to light up. We will offer you different solutions to test.
Here is what to do when your Bose Sound Link speaker no longer turns on.
First of all, if it no longer lights up, but you see the red light flashing, then refer to this article instead:
Ignition problem on my Bose Sound Link speaker
By experience, the majority of ignition problems on a Bose Sound Link speaker are related to a charging problem. You think you have charged it, but a small problem prevented this charge.
Here are some tips to put in place to ensure that it has been able to recharge its batteries correctly.
My Bose speaker does not turn on: charging problem
In order to solve the charging problems on a portable speaker, it is therefore necessary to perform tests. Maybe you have already done them at home, in this case go to the next paragraph.
- First, try to use another charger. USB charger standard will do, so try a different cable. Also try on a different wall outlet, maybe the one you are using is defective.
- Try to replace the cable, and also the wall adapter. If you don't have another one, then connect your speaker directly via USB to a computer that is turned on.
To go further on charging problems, we invite you to consult our article on this subject. Chances are, the solution to your problem is there.
Can't turn on my Bose Sound Link: Update problem
Sometimes it happens that your speaker has incorrectly updated, and crashes on startup. If this is the case for you, then it will simply take reset your speaker, so that it can be reprogrammed and restart without problem.
In order to reset effectively, we've written a full article on how to do it, depending on which Sound Link model you have. So, whatever your model, Sound Link Mini, Revolve, or Revolve 2, the procedure is detailed here:
So here are the main tips to put in place when your Bose Sound Link speaker no longer turns on. If, despite all your attempts, it still doesn't work, try contacting Bose support at: