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How to Use Beats Studio3 Wireless Headphones

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This guide will take you through the basic use of your Beats Studio3 Wireless headphones.

Beats Studio3 Wireless Headphones.

? What would you like to do with your headset?

  1. Charge
  2. Power On/Off Headset
  3. Connect with Bluetooth
  4. Control Music Playback
  5. Update Firmware

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This guide will take you through the basic use of your Beats Studio3 Wireless headphones.

Beats Studio3 Wireless Headphones.

  1. Plug the micro-USB into your headphones.
    Picture of headphones charging with the power connection highlighted
  2. Your Beats Studio3 will begin to charge.
You can always visit https://www.beatsbydre.com/support for more information, user manuals, and warranty information about your Beats products.
  1. Press the Power button on your headphones.
    diagram of the headphones indicating the power button
  2. Your headphones will automatically connect to the last Bluetooth device it was connected to when you turn it on.
  3. Use the same button, holding for 5 seconds, to turn off your headphones.

The device needs to be within a reasonable range in order to connect.

  • In general, to pair and use a Bluetooth device (like a speaker, headset or smartwatch), the device needs to be within 10 feet of your computer or other device.
  • Some medium and higher-power devices can be farther, up to about 30 feet, but this tends to be for larger devices that plug in or have very large batteries, such as another computer, media streaming device, or a plug-in speaker system.
    Diagram of Recommended Bluetooth Distance

Try moving the Bluetooth device closer if you have trouble.

  1. Bring your Beats headphones close to your iOS or macOS device.
  2. Press the Power button on your headphones.
    diagram of the headphones with the power button highlighted
  3. Your device will pop up a connect prompt. Select Connect.
    screenshot of iPhone dialog offering connection to Beats headphones
  4. The headphones will connect. Tap Done.
    Screenshot of a connected beats headset with the Done button highlighted
  1. Bring your Beats headphones close to your Android device.
  2. Press the Power button on your headphones.
    diagram of the headphones indicating the power button
  3. Swipe down on your device.
  4. Press and hold the Bluetooth icon.
    Bluetooth Symbol
  5. Make sure Bluetooth is on and select the headphones.
    screenshot of bluetooth settings with the on off switch and device highlighted

RemoteTalk has your controls, as well as the microphone for your headset.

Volume Up

Increase the volume

Diagram of RemoteTalk controls

Multi-function button

  • Will play or pause when listening to music
  • Will pick up an incoming call, or hang it up
  • Will activate voice features on your smartphone when nothing is playing

Volume Down

Decrease the volume

  1. Connect your headphones to your computer using the charging cable.
    Picture of headphones charging with the power connection highlighted
  2. On your computer, go to http://your.beatsbydre.com/.
  3. Expand the headband and look at the slider above the right earcup.
    Diagram showing expanding the headband above the right earcup.
  4. Enter the serial number of your headphones, then select Verify My Serial Number.
    serial number prompt with verify my serial number button highlighted
  5. Follow the instructions on screen to download and run the Beats updater.