How to activate Samsung earbuds?

Last Update date : Nov 12. 2021

Gear IconX needs to be activated before first time use so it can be fully operated afterwards.


For the activation, please follow the steps below:


1 Push the cover open button to open the charging case.
2 Check the direction of each earbud and insert them into the left and right slots of the charging case.
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3 Close the charging case.
4 Once done above steps, reopen the charging case and remove the earbuds.
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The earbuds are now activated and good to go.

For more information on Galaxy Buds, check out some of the below FAQ's

Resetting or Restarting your Galaxy Buds

Bluetooth and your Galaxy Buds

Audio and call quality of your Galaxy Buds

- Whats improved in Galaxy Buds from IconX 2018?

- How to wear the earbuds correctly


You can download the user manual from our Manuals & Downloads page. For all other queries or further technical assistance, please call Samsung Customer Care on 0800 726 786 or Live Chat with our Technical Team online, services are open 24 hours, 7 days.

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