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Use Ambient Sound Mode on Gear IconX (2018)

Ever get lost in a song while you’re outside with your earbuds in and suddenly realize you can’t hear what’s going on? In today’s world, it’s important to be aware of your surroundings so you can detect any potentially dangerous situations. Well, you’ll never be caught off guard when you use Ambient Sound Mode on your Gear IconX earbuds. We’ll explain what it is and how to turn it on and off.

• You can activate or deactivate this feature via the connected phone.
• During a call, ambient sound mode turns off automatically. After the call, the mode returns to the previous state.
• In ambient sound mode, feedback may occur when adjusting the volume or touching the microphone.
• In ambient sound mode, you can still hear loud external sounds.

Ambient Sound Mode

Ambient Sound Mode lets noise from your surroundings flow in to your earbuds, so you can keep your ears open to what's going on in the world around you. Read on to learn how to turn it on and off.

Touch and hold the touchpad until you hear "Turn on ambient sound." Then, you will hear "Ambient sound turned on" and the feature will be activated. To disable ambient sound mode, touch and hold the touchpad until you hear "Turn off ambient sound." Then, you will hear "Ambient sound turned off" and the feature will be activated.

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