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Charging Tips and Precautions for the Gear IconX

Check out these tips to keep your battery in tip-top shape and prevent damage to your Gear IconX. We've got you covered.

Battery Life

Gear IconX earbuds last up to 3 hours when fully charged. You can charge the Gear IconX earbuds using the charging case up to 2 times when the charging case is fully charged.

Reduce the Battery Consumption

Your earbuds give you several options to help conserve battery power. Check it out:

  • When you are not using the earbuds, keep them in the charged charging case.

  • Change the notification settings from the connected phone’s Samsung Gear app.

Battery Charging Tips and Precautions

Follow these tips to a T to make sure you're taking the best care of your Gear IconX earbuds:

  • If there is any form of liquid, including sweat, on the charging terminals, corrosion may occur on the terminals. Clean the terminals before charging the battery.

  • Using a power source other than the charger, such as a computer, may result in a slower charging speed due to a lower electric current.

  • While charging, the earbuds and the charging case may heat up. This is normal and should not affect the earbuds’ lifespan or performance. If the battery heats up more than usual, the charger may stop charging.

  • If the earbuds and the charging case are completely discharged, it may take a while for them to start charging.

  • If the earbuds and charging case are not charging properly, visit a local Samsung Service Center with your earbuds and charger.

  • Avoid bending the charger. Doing so may damage or reduce the lifespan of the charger. Never use a damaged charger.

  • For more information about the battery, such as the usage time, refer to the Samsung website.

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