How to charge the iPad Mini 4 with a Beats Pill 2

How to connect a Beats Pill 2 to the iPad Mini 4

Beats Pill 2

The following list of instructions show you how to connect to Beats Pill 2.0 speakers to your iPad Mini 4. Please note that these instructions refer to the Beats Pill 2.0 and not the original Beats Pill first generation, visit the Beats page on WikiConnections.org for the full range of Beats bluetooth speakers. Before you connect Beats Pill 2.0 speakers to any device we recommend downloading the latest Beats firmware from the official Beats Pill support site [1] using the Beats update tool. These instructions assume that you are running Apple iOS 9 or greater on the iPad Mini 4.

How to charge the iPad Mini 4 with a Beats Pill 2

Simple instructions showing powering the iPad Mini 4 with a Beats Pill 2 using an Apple Lightning cable.

  1. In order to charge the iPad Mini 4 from a Beats Pill 2 you'll need a USB to Apple Lightning cable [4].
  2. Plug the large USB end of the USB to Apple Lightning cable into the Beats Pill 2. You can find the red USB port by pulling then rotating the rubber port cover marked beatspill on the foot of the Bluetooth speaker.
  3. Connect the other end of the USB to Apple Lightning cable into the Lightning connector on the iPad Mini 4. The iPad Mini 4 lightning connector is situated at the base of the iPad Mini 4.
  4. Turn on the Beats Pill 2 and the iPad Mini 4 will start to charge. Typically the Beats Pill battery life at full capacity is roughly 7 hours but charging the iPad Mini 4 may cause this to be much shorter. For further details about this process read the Beats Pill 2 charging instructions [3] on the Beats web site.
  5. The battery icon that you'll find in the top right hand corner of your iPad Mini 4 screen will display a charging icon to indicate that the tablet is recharging, typically taking between 60 to 300 minutes to fully recharge to full capacity.
How to charge the iPad Mini 4 with a Beats Pill 2

See also

  1. https://www.beatsbydre.com/support/speakers/pill2 - official Beats Pill support site
  2. https://help.apple.com/ipad/9/ - iPad Mini 4 user guide
  3. https://www.beatsbydre.com/uk/support/how-to/charge-out-pill - Beats Pill 2 charging instructions
  4. USB to Apple Lightning cable - The Apple Lightning cable is a charging and syncing cable for more recent Apple devices and connects compatible iPhones and iPads to a USB port