How To Pair JBL TUNE 120TWS: Fix Pairing Issue

Pairing your JBL TUNE 120TWS earbuds with your devices should be a straightforward process, but sometimes users encounter issues that prevent a successful connection. 

In this article, we’ll guide you through the steps to put your earbuds into pairing mode, whether automatically or manually, and how to connect them to Android devices, iPhones, and laptops. 

Additionally, we’ll address common pairing problems, such as the earbuds not pairing with a device or not pairing with each other, and provide effective solutions to resolve these issues, including forgetting the device, turning off and on again, and resetting the earbuds. 

By following this comprehensive guide, you can ensure a seamless pairing experience with your JBL TUNE 120TWS earbuds.

Put JBL TUNE 120TWS Into Pairing Mode

If you want to pair your JBL TUNE 120 TWS earbuds with any device, the first and most crucial step is to put your earbuds into pairing mode. There are two ways to enter pairing mode: automatically and manually.

Automatically

Firstly, take your earbuds out of the charging case. They automatically power on and enter pairing mode when you take JBL TUNE 120 TWS out of the case. 

You’ll notice a significant indicator: a blue light blinking on your earbuds. When the blue light starts blinking, it means your earbuds are in pairing mode. If your earbuds don’t enter pairing mode automatically, you can do it manually.

Manually

If your earbuds don’t enter pairing mode automatically and you need to enter pairing mode manually, follow these steps:

Take your earbuds out of the charging case. If they are already on, turn them off by pressing and holding the button on top for 10 seconds until they turn off. Wait for 5 seconds after they turn off.

Press and hold the button on top of your earbuds again for a few seconds. After a short while, you’ll see the blue light start blinking.

Release the button after seeing the blue light blink. Your JBL TUNE 120 TWS earbuds should now be in manual pairing mode.

Alternatively, you can tap the button on your earbuds 2 to 3 times and then release. This action should also put your earbuds into pairing mode.

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Pair JBL TUNE 120TWS To Android

Now that your JBL TUNE 120 TWS are in pairing mode, follow these steps to connect them to your Android device:

Firstly, turn on Bluetooth on your Android device. 

You can do this by going to the Settings menu on your Android device. 

Then tapping on Bluetooth. Make sure the Bluetooth toggle is switched to “On”.

Once Bluetooth is turned on, your Android device will start searching for nearby Bluetooth devices. Look for your JBL TUNE 120 TWS in the list of available devices.

When you see your JBL TUNE 120 TWS listed, tap on their name to start the pairing process. Follow any on-screen prompts to complete the pairing.

After successful pairing, your Android device should now be connected to your headphones, allowing you to use them for audio playback and calls.

By following these steps, you have successfully connected your JBL TUNE 120 TWS to your Android device.

Pair JBL TUNE 120TWS To Iphone

If you’re an iPhone user and want to connect your JBL TUNE 120 TWS to your iPhone, follow these steps:

Firstly, ensure that your headphones are in pairing mode. Once they are in pairing mode, proceed to the next steps.

Open the Settings app on your iPhone and go to Bluetooth settings.

Turn on Bluetooth by tapping the toggle switch to enable it.

Once Bluetooth is enabled, your iPhone will start searching for nearby Bluetooth devices. Look for your headphones in the list of available devices.

When you see your headphones listed, tap on their name to start the pairing process.

Follow any on-screen prompts to complete the pairing. Once paired, your headphones should be connected to your iPhone.

By following these steps, you have successfully connected your  JBL TUNE 120 TWS headphones to your iPhone.

Pair JBL TUNE 120TWS To Laptop

If you want to connect your JBL TUNE 120 TWS to your laptop, follow these steps after ensuring that your headphones are in pairing mode:

Enable Bluetooth on both your laptop and your headphones.

On your laptop, click on the Window Icon at the bottom left corner.

Go to the settings and select Devices.

Here go to the Bluetooth settings option, make sure Bluetooth is turned on by clicking the toggle switch.

Once Bluetooth is enabled on your laptop, it will start searching for available devices. Look for your headphones in the list of available devices.

When you see your headphones listed, click on their name to start the pairing process.

Follow any on-screen prompts to complete the pairing. Once paired, your headphones should be connected to your laptop.

By following these steps, you have successfully connected your headphones to your laptop.

JBL TUNE 120TWS Not Pairing Issues

When you try to connect your JBL TUNE 120 TWS earbuds to your device, you may face two types of errors:

Not Pairing With Device

This error occurs when you try to connect your earbuds to your device, but they are not pairing successfully.

Users often encounter the issue of their JBL TUNE 120 TWS earbuds not pairing with their Android or iPhone devices when attempting to connect. This can lead to “not pairing” issues.

Not Pairing with Each Other

Additionally, even if your earbuds successfully connect to your device, you may encounter another type of error. This error occurs when one earbud doesn’t connect with the other. 

For example, the right JBL TUNE 120 TWS earbud may not connect to the left, or vice versa, resulting in sound only coming from one earbud while the other remains silent. This issue can also be frustrating to deal with. This will also initiate JBL TUNE 120TWS one side not working issue.

Fix JBL TUNE 120TWS Not Pairing Issues

Forget Device

One effective way to fix JBL TUNE 120TWS pairing issues is to forget the device from your Bluetooth settings. 

On your smartphone or other Bluetooth-enabled device, go to the Bluetooth settings, find the JBL TUNE 120TWS earbuds in the list of paired devices, and select “Forget” or “Remove” the device. 

Then, again pair the JBL TUNE 120 TWS earbuds by following the initial pairing process, which often resolves connectivity problems.

Turn Off & Turn On Again

Another simple yet effective method to fix JBL TUNE 120TWS pairing issues is to turn off both the earbuds and your Bluetooth device, then turn them back on. 

Powering them off and on again can refresh the connection and resolve minor glitches. 

After restarting, try pairing the earbuds with your device again, which often restores proper connectivity.

Reset JBL TUNE 120 TWS

Resetting your JBL TUNE 120 TWS earbuds can also help resolve pairing issues. Performing a reset restores the earbuds to their default settings, which can fix various connectivity problems and enable you to pair them with your device successfully. 

To reset your earbuds check out my complete guide on how to reset JBL TUNE 120 TWS earbuds.

Conclusion

Pairing issues with your JBL TUNE 120 TWS earbuds can be frustrating, but with the right steps, they are often easily resolved. By putting your earbuds into pairing mode, you can connect them to various devices like Android phones, iPhones, and laptops. 

If you encounter problems, solutions such as forgetting the device, turning the earbuds and your Bluetooth device off and on again, and performing a reset can help restore connectivity. Following this guide ensures you can enjoy uninterrupted audio with your JBL TUNE 120 TWS earbuds.

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