How to charge the iPhone 6 Plus with a Beats Pill 2

How to connect a Beats Pill 2 to the iPhone 6 Plus

Beats Pill 2

The following list of instructions show you how to connect to Beats Pill 2.0 speakers to your iPhone 6 Plus. 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 updater tool. These instructions assume that you have installed Apple iOS 7 or greater on the iPhone 6 Plus.

How to charge the iPhone 6 Plus with a Beats Pill 2

A guide showing powering the iPhone 6 Plus from a Beats Pill 2 using an Apple connector.

  1. In order to charge the iPhone 6 Plus 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 speaker.
  3. Connect the other end of the USB to Apple Lightning cable into the Lightning connector on the iPhone 6 Plus. You can find the Lightning connector on the iPhone 6 Plus found at the bottom of the iPhone 6 Plus.
  4. Turn on the Beats Pill 2 and the iPhone 6 Plus will start to charge. Typically the Beats Pill battery life at full capacity is around seven hours however charging the iPhone 6 Plus may cause this to be much lower. For further details about this procedure 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 corner of the phone will display a charge icon to indicate that the iPhone 6 Plus is charging which typically takes roughly 60 to 240 minutes to fully recharge to full capacity.
How to charge the iPhone 6 Plus with a Beats Pill 2

See also

  1. https://www.beatsbydre.com/support/speakers/pill2 - official Beats Pill support site
  2. https://manuals.info.apple.com/MANUALS/1000/MA1565/en_US/iphone_user_guide.pdf - Official iPhone 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