Use the Beats app for Android

You can use the Beats app for Android to pair your devices and update firmware.

Download the Beats app from the Google Play store, then use it to pair your Beats products with your Android device. After you've paired your Beats, you can view and adjust settings in the app.

To use the Beats app, you must have:

  • Android 7.0 or later
  • Marshmallow or later

You must also have one of these Beats products:

  • Beats Powerbeats Pro wireless earphones
  • Powerbeats3 Wireless earphones
  • BeatsX earphones
  • Beats Studio3 Wireless headphones
  • Beats Solo3 Wireless headphones
  • Pill+ speaker


Pair your devices

Hold your Beats product next to your Android device to see the pairing card:

Android pairing card

If you can't see the pairing card, you might need to allow location access:

  1. Go to Settings > Security & location > Location.
  2. Make sure that "Use location" is turned on.
  3. Open the Beats app.
  4. Tap the menu in the top left-hand corner of the app, and select App Settings.
  5. Select Android Settings > Permissions, and make sure that Location is turned on.


View and change your settings

Open the Beats app to see the battery level of your device, change the name of your device or adjust other settings.

Beats device settings

See battery charge

You can see the battery level at the top of the screen, above the name of your Beats product.

Check for firmware updates

If you see a notification that says that you need to update your firmware, follow the instructions in the notification to update.

Rename your Beats

  1. Tap Rename.
  2. Enter a name. If you want the app to generate a name for you, tap "Generate a name".

Register your Beats

  1. Tap Register.
  2. Tap Serial Number and enter the serial number of your Beats product.

Find your serial number

In the "Under the bonnet" section, look for "Serial number".

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