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How to Guide - Minirig 4

Getting Started
How to Guide
Bluetooth mode
1

Tap (quick press) the middle power button to turn on the Minirig 4

2

To enter Bluetooth pairing mode, press and hold the middle power button

3

Open Bluetooth settings on your phone and “add device” or “pair new device”

4

Select Minirig 4 and once connected, start playing music

5

To turn the Minirig 4 off, tap (quick press) the power button

Volume Control
How to change the volume
Volume Control
1

Use the volume controls on your phone or music player to change volume via Bluetooth

2

You can also press the + and - buttons on the Minirig 4 to change volume

3

 You can also change the volume using the Minirig app

4

The 4 LEDs will light up to show the volume level

Charging
How to check the battery level and charge the Minirig 4
Charging
1

When the Minirig 4 is on you can check the battery level by shaking it

2

The 4 LEDs will fade in and show the battery level as follows:

0000 = LOW (charging required)
0000=10-25%
0000=25-50%
0000=50-75%
0000=75-100%

3

If the battery level is too low to turn on, the first LED will flash red

4

To charge the Minirig 4, plug the USB-C end of the included cable into the USB-C socket on the Minirig and the other end into a powered USB port

5

The 4 LEDs will ramp up in brightness to show charging. This will stop when charging is complete

6

For faster charging, use a USB-C “PD” power supply and USB-C to USB-C cable (not included)

Aux In
Play music through the Minirig 4 using a wired aux cable
Aux In
1

Press the power button to turn on the Minirig 4

2

Plug an aux cable into your music source

3

Insert the other end of the aux cable into the TOP socket of the Minirig 4

4

The power button LED will turn green

5

Use the volume buttons on the Minirig 4 to change the volume

6

For best sound, turn up the volume of your source and turn down the volume on the Minirig 4

Aux out
Connect a Bluetooth Minirig 4 to a Minirig subwoofer or another Minirig using a cable
Aux Out
1

Press the middle power button to turn on the Minirig 4

2

Connect and start playing music via Bluetooth

3

Insert an aux cable into the BOTTOM socket of the Minirig 4

4

Plug the other end into the other device - i.e Minirig Subwoofer or Minirig

5

Use the volume control on your phone and Minirigs to vary the volume

Aux out - stereo
Connect a Bluetooth Minirig 4 with another Minirig in stereo using a cable
Aux out Stereo
1

When in aux out mode you can configure the Minirig 4 to play in stereo with another Minirig via aux cable

2

Press the volume + and volume - buttons at the same time to toggle between LEFT, MONO and RIGHT modes

3

You will see the 4 LEDs change to show the mode:

0000 = LEFT
0000 = MONO
0000 = RIGHT

4

The aux output will change automatically to give stereo sound

5

You can use the Minirig 4 with older products such as a Minirig 3 in this way

Bluetooth wireless stereo
Connect two Minirig 4s in wireless stereo
Bluetooth stereo
1

Start by turning both Minirigs on and play music through ONE of them

2

Press and hold volume + on the speaker NOT playing music

3

Press and hold volume + on the speaker playing music

4

You will see the 4 LEDs flash in a blue pattern

5

After a few seconds they will pair and play in stereo

Automatic wireless stereo
Understanding how to automatically link two Minirig 4 speakers in wireless stereo
Automatic wireless stereo
1

Start with your Minirigs connected in wireless stereo

2

Press the power button on the Minirig that is connected to your phone to turn it off

3

The other Minirig will also turn off

4

When you want to use them again, turn them both on within 5 seconds of each other

5

They will automatically reconnect to each other and your phone

6

You can disable this feature using the app

Power bank
How to use the Minirig 4 as a power bank to charge your phone/device
Power bank
1

Locate a USB-C to USB-C cable

2

Plug one end into the USB-C port of the Minirig 4 and plug the other end into the USB-C port of your device

3

Depending on the device, the Minirig will either take power from your device or provide power to your device

4

The 4 LEDs will ramp up or down to show the direction of power

5

To change the direction of power, unplug the USB-C cable, wait 3 seconds and then insert it again

6

Non USB-C devices can be powered using a “USB-C OTG” adapter

Calls
Using the Minirig 4 in hands-free mode for phone calls
Calls
1

If you are connected to a Minirig 4 and a call comes through, the LEDs will start flashing green

2

To answer the call, press and hold volume +

3

To reject the call, press and hold volume -

4

The change the volume during the call, use the volume + and volume - buttons

5

To end the call, press and hold the volume - button

6

To disable this feature:

Android: Find the Minirig 4 in your Bluetooth settings. Open device details for Minirig 4 and disable “phone calls

iOS: Go to Settings  > Accessibility > Touch > Call Audio Routing, then choose your desired audio destination

App
How to download and use the Minirig 4 app
App
1

Download the app using the links below (Coming Soon). Alternatively, you can access the app from any Chrome browser using the link: app.minirigs.co.uk

2

When the app opens, press “search for device”

3

When “Minirig 4” appears, press it. If nothing appears, search again

4

Once connected, use the controls on the main page to change the sound

5

Use the settings page for further features and software updates