The Jaybird Firmware Update Assistant allows you to update your Jaybird Freedom buds to the latest firmware. The current version 1.3.2 of the Jaybird Freedom firmware offers improved Bluetooth connectivity.


This requires either a Windows or Mac computer, as well as a data compatible USB cable. If you do not have a suitable cable, contact Jaybird Support. Please note that this Firmware Update Assistant is for Freedom only, NOT for FREEDOM 2.


The entire update process will take 5-10 minutes. Just follow the steps below to install the Update Assistant app.

Step 1 - Download the app

Step 2 - Install the app

After the app has downloaded, double click the .dmg file. A Finder window showing its contents will open. Drag and Drop the app into the Applications folder to complete the installation.

Step 3 - Start the app

Start the app by selecting Jaybird Freedom Update Assistant from within the Applications folder.

Step 4 - Follow the instructions

Follow the instructions provided within the app to connect and update your buds.


If you are having any issues with the update process, please contact Jaybird Support.


How do I know if my Jaybird Freedom have the latest firmware?

There are two ways to check if your Freedom have the latest firmware v1.2.2

1. Jaybird App

Install the Jaybird app and connect your RUN buds

Android: Go to Menu → Support

iOS: Go to Headphones tab → Support

Your Freedom firmware will display after the app build number

The latest firmware is v1.2.2, so if you have an earlier version download the Firmware Update Assistant and follow the instructions.

2. Firmware Update Assistant

Download the Firmware Update Assistant and follow the instructions. The Update Assistant will tell you if your Freedom already have the latest firmware.

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