ActiveBuds User Manual

Read our step by step operation guides.

  • Using Spotify

  • Accessing ChatPal

  • Real-Time Translation

  • Quick Settings

  • Operating ActiveBuds Earphones

ActiveBuds seamlessly integrates with Spotify via its touchscreen. Access millions of tracks, enjoy personalized sound, and experience truly wireless music without a phone.

ActiveBuds – the 'ChatPal' function, powered by ChatGPT. Ever imagined having an on-the-go assistant you could converse with, ask any question, or just casually chat with? With ChatPal, all of this is just a tap away.

Experience borderless communication with iKKO ActiveBuds. Pioneering the future of earphone technology, the ActiveBuds come equipped with real-time translation capabilities across 40 languages.

In this guide, we'll walk you through the seamless operation of the quick settings.

In this guide, we'll walk you through the seamless operation of these revolutionary earbuds.

ActiveBuds User Manual

1. Turn On Your ActiveBuds

  • Power On:
    Hold the right button until the iKKO logo appears.

  • SIM Card Installation (SIM Card Version Only):
    - Use a pin to eject the SlM Card slot located on the left side by inserting it into the small hole.
    - Place the SIM card into the tray.
    - Push the tray back into the device box.
    - After inserting the SIM card, ActiveBuds needs to be restarted in order to connect to the network.

  • Charging/File Transfer: Use the Type-C port located at the top for charging the device or transferring files.

2. Start Using Your ActiveBuds

The earphones are housed within the charging case. To access or secure the earphones, simply slide up.

The touchscreen automatically illuminates as soon as the cover is slid open.

3. Touch Control Your ActiveBuds

  • 1.8-Inch AMOLED Touchscreen:

Tap the screen with your fingertip to select the desired function or apps.

  • Side Touch Bar Control:

Swipe up or down on the side touch bar to scroll the content on the screen.

4. Operating Your Earphones

Initial Setup: On first use, remove the earbuds from the case. Peel off the insulation film. Return them to the case.

Basic Controls:

  • Double-tap either earphone: Play/Pause or Answer/Hang up.

Advanced Controls:

  • Triple-tap left earphone: Enter Pairing Mode.
  • Tap either earphone four times: Activate Latency Mode.

Mode Adjustments:

  • Hold right earphone for 2 seconds: Toggle between ANC/Standard/Transparency.
  • Hold left earphone for 2 seconds: Activate ChatPal.

Power Controls:

  • Hold button on either earphone for 3 seconds: Power on with beep confirmation.

  • Take out / Put Back Earphones

    The earbuds will automatically sleep when placed in the charging case and will turn on when taken out.

    • If disconnected for 3 minutes, they will automatically shut down and emit two short beeps.
    • A voice alert will activate when the battery level falls below 15%.
  • Choose Your ActiveBuds Ear Tips

    ActiveBuds come with small, medium, and large ear tips. Choose the size that ensures the best sound quality and noise cancellation.

    • Start by inserting ActiveBuds equipped with medium-sized ear tips into your ears. Ensure a snug and secure fit.
    • If the fit feels off, adjust the ActiveBuds or try a larger ear tip.
    • If the ear tip feels too large or causes discomfort, switch to a smaller one.
  • Removing and Attaching Ear Tips

    To remove an ear tip, firmly grasp the base where it connects to ActiveBuds and pull. When attaching an ear tip, push it onto the connector until it clicks into place.

Switch Earphone Modes

Options include Standard Mode, Transparency Mode, and ANC Mode. You can also switch modes using the buttons on the earphones.

Go to App Interface on the Home Screen

Swipe from the center-right area to the left to open the App menu (Use the screen or side touch bar to scroll up and down).

Enter the app

Long press the app until it vibrates to enter the app.

Quick Settings

Click on the 'quick menu' to access the quick settings.

  • Screen Brightness Control

  • Power Saving Mode

  • Wi-Fi Settings

  • 4G Network Settings

  • Hotspot Settings

  • Airplane Mode

  • Do Not Disturb Mode

  • Screen Lock Settings

  • Language Settings

  • Low Latency Mode

  • Update Notifications

  • Quick Settings

Go to Home Screen from the App Interface

Swipe from center-left area to right to return to the Home Screen.

Back to the Previous Level (within the app)

Swipe from the left edge of the screen to
the right to return to the previous level.

Return to Home

On any screen other than the application list screen and the standby screen, click the button to return to the home screen.

Power Off / Reboot / Adjust the Volume

  • Press and hold the button for 2 seconds to power off, reboot, or adjust the volume.
  • Press and hold the button for 7 seconds to force a reboot.

Turn Off / Wake up the Screen

On the application list and standby screen,
click the button to turn off the screen.

Pairing with Smart Devices:

  • The charging case can be paired with speakers or other Bluetooth-enabled devices that have playback functions.

  • ActiveBuds earphones can be paired with phones, tablets, and other smart devices that have Bluetooth capabilities.

How to Charge Your ActiveBuds:

  • Type-C Charging

    Insert the Type-C charging cable into the Type-C port on the charging case. Plug the other end of the cable into a power source. Ensure that the ActiveBuds are properly placed inside the charging case during charging.

  • Wireless Charging

    Place the charging case on a compatible wireless charging pad or dock. Ensure that the ActiveBuds are inside the charging case during wireless charging.

  • To maintain optimal battery life

    Keep the ActiveBuds in the charging case when not in use. The charging case is designed to hold enough power to fully charge the ActiveBuds multiple times, allowing you to conveniently charge them whenever needed.