BARREL USER GUIDE, TROUBLESHOOTING
USER GUIDE FUNCTIONS
Power ON / OFF:
Press and hold the “O” button for 2s. If not connected to a Bluetooth®
device or connected but idle (not playing audio) the speaker will turn OFF
automatically after 15 min.
Play / Pause:
Press the “ ” button once to play or pause audio.
Press “+” button to increase the volume.
Press “-” button to decrease the volume.
Press and hold “+” button for 2s to skip track.
Press and hold “-” button for 2s to go to last track.
First disconnect the speaker from any AUX or USB-A inputs. Then press and
hold the “Bluetooth®” button for 2s to enter Bluetooth® Pairing Mode. The
speaker will disconnect from any paired device and will become available to
pair to new devices. The speaker will stay in pairing mode for 60s, or until
connected. Status LED will blink blue while in Bluetooth® Pairing Mode.
True Wireless Stereo Pairing:
Press the “O” button three times to pair any two Barrel™ speakers to play
audio in stereo. Status LED will be cyan to indicate Right channel and yellow
to indicate Left channel (before TWS pairing, make sure that only one of the
speakers is connected to an audio source).
Exit True Wireless Stereo Mode:
Press the “O” button three times to exit TWS pairing.
SKDY Multi-link™ Transmitting:
First, connect one Barrel™ Speaker to Bluetooth®, AUX, or USB-A audio input.
Then press and hold the “ ” and “+” button together for 1s to set the speaker
as transmitting. Status LED will be purple.
SKDY Multi-link™ Mode Receiving:
First, disconnect the speaker from any Bluetooth® device by pressing and
holding the Bluetooth® button for 2s. Disconnect the speaker from any AUX or
USB-A inputs. Then press and hold the “ ” and “+” button together for 1s to
set the speaker as receiving. Status LED will be green. Up to 99 receiving
speakers can be connected to a single transmitting speaker.
Check Battery Status:
The 4 LED indicators show the battery level. Press and hold “+” and “-“ buttons
together for 1s to initiate a voice prompt of the battery level.
Bass Boost - Press and hold the "Play" button for 2s to toggle Bass Boost mode
ON/OFF. The “ ” button will be illuminated while the speaker is in Bass Boost Mode.
Light Show ON/OFF
Press and hold the “Light Show” button for 2s.
Light Show Change Mode
Press the “Light Show” button once to cycle between the light show modes.
You can pair two transmitting devices (mobile phones for example) to the
Barrel™ speaker at the same time to DJ together. Pause the music on the
first device to play a song from the second device.
While the speaker is ON: Plug in a USB-C™ or USB-A cable to begin charging
your compatible portable device automatically.
CHARGING THE BARREL™
Use the included charging adaptor to connect the speaker to an appropriate
power source to begin charging. The LED indicators will show the battery is
charging. When all 4 LEDs are ON, the battery is fully charged.
1. To avoid damage to the speaker and battery, it is important to only use a
power source that matches the power requirements listed on the speaker’s
2. To avoid overheating, it’s recommended not to place the speaker in direct
sunlight, especially while charging and playing music.
Battery Status Indication (not charging):
0-5% - speaker is OFF all 4 LEDs are OFF
5-10% - 1st LED blinks red, other LEDs are OFF
10-25% - 1st LED is ON white, other LEDs are OFF
25-50% - 1st + 2nd LEDs are ON white, other LEDs are OFF
50-75% - 1st + 2nd + 3rd LEDs are ON white, other LEDs are OFF
75-100% - All LEDs are ON white
Battery Status Indication (while charging):
0-25% - 1st LED blinks white, other LEDs are OFF
25-50% - 1st LED is ON white, 2nd LED is blinking. Other LEDs are OFF
50-75% - 1st + 2nd LEDs are ON white, 3rd LED is blinking. Other LEDs are OFF
75-99% - 1st + 2nd + 3rd LEDs are ON white, 4th LED is blinking. Other LEDs are OFF
100% - All LEDs are ON for 1 minute, then OFF
AUX > USB > BT (Bluetooth®)
To play from an AUX source, simply plug in an AUX cable to the speaker and
your audio source device. It will automatically have priority over USB and BT.
To play from a USB source, plug in a USB flash drive and make sure that AUX
is disconnected. It will automatically have priority over BT (but not over AUX).
To play from BT source, connect a Bluetooth® enabled device and make sure
that AUX and USB are disconnected.
Press and hold "-" and "+" buttons at the same time for 10s to initiate factory
reset. The speaker will revert to factory settings and all previously paired
devices will be deleted. Status LED will blink between blue and red while
Speaker is not Playing Wirelessly:
If the speaker is not playing audio although it’s connected to a Bluetooth™
device, it may be because of the audio connection priority. Disconnect any
AUX or USB-A cables that may be connected to the speaker and try again.
Battery Capacity: 11.1V/4400mAh
Charging Input: DC 22V/3.2A
Play Time: Up to 12 hours*
Charging Time: 3.5 hours
Operating Range: 10M
Rated Power: 60W
Audio Inputs: Bluetooth®, USB-A, Aux 3.5mm
Charging Outputs: USB-C, USB-A
Battery Standby Time: 365 Days
IPX Rating: IPX5 (water resistant)