Picture of an Echo Dot 4 speaker clock alongside a Sony SRS XB01 speaker.

Sony XB01 Specifications

Here, we list Sony XB01 Extra Bass speaker specifications.  Firstly, these data cover the unit’s length, width, weight, battery recharge time, output power, and music play time per charge.  We also include the frequency response, driver size, and Bluetooth support details et al.

Secondly, it’s clear from the published specifications, that the Sony XB01 released in October of 2018, sounds really good for as small as it is. E.g. It plays loud enough for personal use on patios, swimming pools, et al, with its three (3) watts RMS of audio power.

Plus, even at loudest volume, the lithium ion battery can last up to six (6) hours per recharge.  Indeed, the specifications certainly do not misinform as to the great features Sony put into this IPX5 water resistant Bluetooth speaker.

Picture of an iPhone with a Sony XB01.
An iPhone with a Sony XB01.

The Sony XB01 Specifications

    • Height: 2.375 inches.
    • Width: 3.25 inches.
    • Depth: 2.25 inches.
    • Weight: 160 grams, or 5.65 ounces.
    • Additionally, the Bluetooth Transmitter Frequency Range: 2.4 Ghz.
    • The Bluetooth version: 4.2.
    • Modulation method: FHSS.
    • Supported Codecs: SBC.
    • Audio Frequency Transmission Range: 20 – 20,000 Hz.
    • Microphone Frequency Response: 200 – 4,000 Hz.
    • Sampling Frequency: 44,100 Hz.
    • Profiles supported: A2DP / AVRCP / HFP / HSP.
    • Music playing time: Up to 6 hours (varies by volume setting, temperature, and program content).
    • Transducer: 37.5 mm or 1.5 inches.
    • IPX5 waterproof.
    • The battery charge time: 3.0 hours.
    • Lastly, the AC Adapter (suggested specifications): USB 5 volts, 0.5 amp, 2.5 watts out.
Picture of the Sony XB01 -Power- button.
The Sony XB01 -Power- button.

Sony XB01 Features

    • Extra Bass technology.
    • Next, the speaker type is: Full Range, Mono.
    • Wireless Connection: Bluetooth.
    • Plus, the unit has a high quality electret condenser microphone.
    • The unit also features mono sound.
    • This speaker is waterproof and dust resistant.
    • Furthermore, this unit has a long lasting metal grill.
    • Charging via the included micro USB cable.
    • Also, there is a speakerphone function.
    • Needs no app to access all its features.
    • Lastly, there is a detachable strap on the speaker.

Sony XB01 Colors

Additionally, this particular Sony speaker you can get in 4 different standard colors that we know of.  It comes in

    1. black,
    2. white,
    3. two-tone blue,
    4. two-tone red.

Sony XB01 Price

Finally, as of this writing, you can find the XB13 new, for between $14.99 (used) and $29.99 (new).  The average price appears to be $20.00 US.

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Revision History

    • 2023-03-11: First published.