Total PAThe Total PA is exactly that—a complete self-contained sound system plus a multi-source music player that together provide incredible audio reproduction, wherever your adventures take you.  This article walks through a number of Frequently Asked Questions about the ION Audio Total PA.


Frequently Asked Questions


How do I connect with Bluetooth® device?
  1. Turn on your Bluetooth device.
  2. Power on the Total PA.
  3. Select Bluetooth mode using the Mode button and the Total PA will go into pairing mode to search for any available Bluetooth devices.
  4. Navigate to your Bluetooth device's setup screen, find Total PA, and connect.
    Note: Users should consider updating their device's OS if experiencing trouble with pairing or playing music.
  5. To disconnect pairing, turn off Bluetooth on your device or select "forget this device" from your device.
    Note: Maximum range will be achieved when using devices with Bluetooth 4.0.


How far is the Bluetooth range?

The range of the Bluetooth connection of the Total PA is up to 100 feet - as long as the transmitting audio source is not moving around, there are no obstructions between the audio source and the Total PA, and it is not in a pocket or covered in any way.  The range can be also be affected by the Bluetooth chipset in the audio source as well.


How loud can it get?

The Total PA contains a 15" woofer and 1" Tweeter allowing for 300W of peak power for a big, powerful sound.


Can I use the physical input and Bluetooth at the same time?

Yes!  Both the audio from a Bluetooth connected device and a physical input can play at the same time.


Will the USB port charge my phone?

The included USB port is intended for use with a flash drive to play back audio files and does not provide a charging source for any USB connected devices.



Further Technical Support

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