A: Yes, some smart devices (smartphones and tablets) come equipped with a newer technology called Bluetooth Smart (or Bluetooth Low Energy, BLE). This feature is required to turn your speaker on and off remotely within the (ULTIMATE EARS BOOM / ULTIMATE EARS MEGABOOM) app.
Go to the following page to get a comprehensive list of Bluetooth Smart and Bluetooth Smart Ready devices.
Note: This list may not contain all of the latest devices that are compatible with Bluetooth Smart. Refer to your device’s support documentation or contact your device’s manufacturer for more information.
Make sure Bluetooth Smart is on
Additionally, not all speakers will support this feature.
Supported: ULTIMATE EARS MEGABOOM ULTIMATE EARS BOOM with firmware 8.1.121 or 7.1.133 and later
Unsupported: ULTIMATE EARS BOOM with firmware 6.8.58 or 5.8.58 and older ULTIMATE EARS MINI BOOM