The Find Phone feature

Updated by Angela

The Find Phone feature allows you to double-press the device button and ring your phone in order to locate your phone. This feature is off by default, to use it, please follow the instructions on this article to enable it:

The Find Phone feature is available only on the Pebblebee app only. Items claimed on Apple Find My app or Google's Find My app currently do not offer this feature.

To enable the feature and use it on the Pebblebee app, please check below:

Enable Find Phone

  1. Open the Pebblebee app.
  2. Click on My Devices tab (bottom center of the screen).
  3. Choose the device you want to use with this feature. There is no limit, you can use all your devices to help to Find your phone.
  4. On the device's screen, switch the toggle to the right to enable. It will change color to yellow.
  5. Once you turn it to ON, you can choose the Jingle you want your phone to alarm.

Note: Android users must have the Pebblebee app running in the background in order to have find phone feature work.

How to use Find Phone

After enabling the Find Phone feature, to make your phone ring, you can press the button your Pebblebee device:

Double-press - Makes the phone ring (when in Bluetooth range)

Single press - Stop ring

  • Honeys are the only product that use a single press to make the phone ring.

If your phone is on the Bluetooth range of your Pebblebee device your phone will start ringing.

From Pebblebee app version 5.8.3 and beyond, a double press is used to trigger the Find Phone feature. If you have any trouble using the feature, make sure you have the app running in the background and its version is 5.8.3 or an upwards release.

To stop the jingle: you can either tap or swipe on the notification on your phone, single press the button on your Pebblebee device or open the Pebblebee app.

Change the volume of the Find Phone alarm

The Find Phone feature is set to use the phone's alarm. By default, it will use your phone's default Jingle unless you select another option inside the Pebblebee app.

You can change the volume of the alert by editing the volume of your phone's alarm. Keep in mind that if you set your alarm to mute, the notification will be almost inaudible.

If you already tried to increase the volume's alarm and are still having trouble listening to the notification: press the button on your Pebblebee device and try to raise the volume of your phone while it is ringing.

On Android:

To change your notification settings for the Find phone alert. On the Pebblebee app:

  1. Go to 'Settings' > 'Phone Global Settings'.
  2. Search for 'Notifications'.
  3. Search for 'Find my phone alerts'. Make sure it's enabled and tap on it.
  4. Adjust the settings to your preference.

Find my Phone using a Voice Assistant

You can also Find your Phone using a Voice Assistant like Alexa or Google Assistant. We created a series of articles to help you with the setup.

Find Phone using a Voice Assistant

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