How to pair Skullcandy Wireless Headphones

You can connect and pair your Skullcandy wireless headphones through your Bluetooth. Getting to know how to pair your Bluetooth device with your new Skullcandy wireless headphone might seem difficult and complicated at first but all you need to do is learn how to connect it and fix any connection issues. While some Skullcandy headphones model has the same button that works for Bluetooth and power some are fixed separately.

We are going to walk you through the easy steps on how to pair Skullcandy wireless headphones, with these steps you can be sure to get the connection successful with no stress.

A Buying Guide: Best Shotgun Mic

Follow these steps on how to pair Skullcandy wireless headphones through Bluetooth

Get to know the buttons on the headset

Turn on pairing mode

Look for Skullcandy wireless headphone on the device you want to connect to

Confirm if the connection was successful


Step 1

Get to know the buttons on the headset

Your first step is to get acquainted with the buttons on your Skullcandy headphones. Know what all the buttons are used for, the power button, the volume increase, and decrease button respectively, this will help you go a long way for a start and help you understand the connections easily. Take note the plus button is used to increase the volume while the power button is used to decrease the volume though they also perform other functions, this would be discussed later, then when it comes to the power button you would need the use of codes in order to access specific modes including Bluetooth mode, these codes are written in the owner’s instruction manual to guide you, dependent on the model of your Skullcandy wireless headphone.

Step 2

Hold on your main power button for 5secs, till it comes on, then tap on the Bluetooth button when it comes on, take note some Skullcandy has the same button for Bluetooth and power button. After pressing the Bluetooth button, after 3-4 seconds the Bluetooth pairing mode is on, you can reset and unpair by holding down the plus and minus button for 4 secs. After pairing a led will start flashing to show the headphone is now in pairing mode.

Step 3

Put on the Bluetooth setting of the device you intend to pair with and make sure they are set to visible.

How to pair Skullcandy wireless headphone to your smartphone

When it comes to smartphones we have to different operating models, we have android and iPhone, to pair your Skullcandy wireless headphone follows similar procedures when it comes to pairing with either phone.

Andriod- when it comes to Andriod phones the steps are easier, you just simply go to your settings from your drop-down menu and turn on your Bluetooth, check to see if your Bluetooth device is set to visible, then click on pair new device then search for available devices around you, once you see your skull candy headphone on the available list device tap on it and it will pair with your phone automatically.

iPhone- when you want to connect your headphone to your apple device it is also quite easy, you just go to your settings, then locate your Bluetooth after that look for your Skullcandy headphone device under the list of other devices then tap on it for it to pair automatically with your iPhone.

A Buyer Guide: Best lavalier microphone

How to pair Skullcandy wireless headphone to your windows laptop and MacBook

You can also decide to pair your Skullcandy wireless headphone to your laptop and MacBook, the steps to follow are also very easy to understand

Laptop- for your laptop, when it comes to windows 10, locate your Bluetooth then open your Bluetooth and other devices on your system settings, you can do this by either clicking on your Bluetooth button directly from your toolbar and select the show Bluetooth device option. Whereas if your Bluetooth device button is hidden you can search for it from your window settings search box then when the Bluetooth and other devices come up, make sure you put on your Bluetooth first then click on the add Bluetooth or other device then select your Skullcandy wireless headphone from the list, or you go through this method, right under the upward arrow on your taskbar just at the bottom of your screen. After doing this and the add a device option comes up then you click on Bluetooth and put it on then search for your Skullcandy headphone device then tap on it to pair and connect with your laptop, then you’re good to go. 

MacBook- when it comes to your apple device, MacBook and you want to connect your wireless headphone using MacOs, scroll to the Apple menu then locate and click on system preferences then click on Bluetooth and search for your Skullcandy wireless headphone from the available devices on your Bluetooth list then you click connect and if it pops up and option to accept or decline, click accept.

Step 4 

Confirm if the connection was successful 

After connecting your Skullcandy headphone, there is a way Skullcandy headphones allows you to confirm the connection, they let out a beep sound and a LED light blinks when you turn on the headphones and when the pairing is successful the LED light stops blinking.

Finally, If however, the pairing was not successful, then you have to reset the headphones you can do this by holding down you plus and minus button together.