Activation signal

An ascending audio signal and the front LED will light up (red for a brief period during an auto test, then a solid green that will change to flashing green).

 

Deactivation signal

A descending audio signal and the front LED will go out.

 

Battery signalS

Battery check
When you press the multifunction button, the back LED on the rear casing will indicate the battery level as follows:

  • Solid green light – over 50% battery life left
  • Flashing green light – 20–50% battery life left
  • Solid red light – less than 20% battery life left

Low battery when cycling
A recurring short beep repeated every five minutes and the front LED will show a green light with repeated red flashes.

Critical battery level when cycling
10 “low battery” beeps in close succession. After 10 beeps, Hövding will indicate deactivation and switch off.

 

Misuse signal

When Hövding is placed around the neck the wrong way up, a clear repeated warning beep and the front LED will show a solid red light. Hövding will not activate. Can only be reset by deactivating.

 

Error signal

Clear repeated warning signal with the front LED flashing a red light. Please contact your retailer or Hövding via hovding.com if your Hövding experiences a critical error.

 

Temperature signal

When Hövding’s battery reaches a temperature of below -10°C (14°F), Hövding will emit a warning signal below and the front LED will show a solid red light. This indicates that the battery temperature is too low and that Hövding cannot be activated. When Hövding’s battery returns to a temperature above -10 °C (14 °F), Hövding can again be activated.

 

Hibernation signal

When storing Hövding for a longer period of time (several weeks), put Hövding into sleep mode by holding down the multifunction button for 5 seconds, until the back LED goes out and the signal below is heard.

 

Bluetooth signal

Bluetooth pairing is activated by holding down the multifunction button for 3 seconds. The back LED will start by toggling RED and GREEN, when pairing is completed the back LED will show a solid green light and the signal below is heard.