Sony SRS XB43 Bluetooth Pairing Instructions

This post gives Sony SRS XB43 Bluetooth pairing steps for this Extra Bass wireless speaker, to connect it with common Bluetooth devices. E.g. Including the iPhone, iPod Touch, and the iPad line of Apple phones, media players, and tablets along with Android devices as well. Sony SRS XB43 Bluetooth Pairing, Step by Step With your … Continue reading Sony SRS XB43 Bluetooth Pairing Instructions



Sony SRS XB43 Charger Type and Replacement

A proper Sony SRS XB43 charger type, is a USB wall or auto charger adapter that delivers enough current to fully recharge this speaker in the least amount of time (around 5 hours or less depending on the current output of the adapter you use). So be clear that the charger you pick can deliver … Continue reading Sony SRS XB43 Charger Type and Replacement



Sony SRS XB43 Not Charging, How to Fix

Most Sony Bluetooth speakers, including the XB43, offer truly portable operation via their lithium ion batteries inside. And when said battery dies, you can recharge the speaker with an appropriate AC or car adapter. Sometimes though, you may notice that the Sony SRS XB43 is not charging fully, or at all, even when you connect … Continue reading Sony SRS XB43 Not Charging, How to Fix



How to Connect Sony SRS XB43 to iPhone

This post shows how to connect a Sony SRS XB43 wireless speaker to an iPhone smart phone.  Doing so gives you a much bigger, and clearly better sound when you stream music from the iPhone to speakers like this one. How to Connect Sony SRS XB43 Speaker to iPhone, Step by Step Directions With your … Continue reading How to Connect Sony SRS XB43 to iPhone



How to Reset Sony SRS XB43 Bluetooth Speaker

Show you how to reset your Sony SRS XB43 Extra Bass speaker to its default settings.  Resetting restores the XB43 to default state. Plus, resetting erases any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from its memory. Clearing these stops this speaker from pairing to any nearby Bluetooth devices. Also, you might reset to get it ready for … Continue reading How to Reset Sony SRS XB43 Bluetooth Speaker



Sony SRS XB43 Factory Reset Instructions

Gives factory reset directions for the Sony SRS XB43 home and yard Bluetooth speaker to set it back to its default settings. Factory resetting restores the XB43 to factory default state. E.g. Returns sound mode and light settings to their fresh-out-of-the-box values.  Plus, it clears any earlier connected Bluetooth devices from memory. Erasing these stops … Continue reading Sony SRS XB43 Factory Reset Instructions



How to Make Sony SRS XB43 Discoverable

To pair your SRS XB43 Sony speaker with a Bluetooth device for the first time, or to refresh old connection info in that device, you have to know how to enter this speaker into discovery mode.  Now in this mode, this Extra Bass speaker broadcasts its name and currently valid connection handles over the Bluetooth … Continue reading How to Make Sony SRS XB43 Discoverable



How to Turn Off Sony SRS XB43 Bluetooth Speaker

We explain how to turn off the Sony SRS XB43 portable BT speaker here.  Now most speakers have a Power button that Sony prominently places on the unit so it’s easy to locate.  Indeed, this speaker is no exception to this pattern, as we find its Power button near the bottom in the button panel. … Continue reading How to Turn Off Sony SRS XB43 Bluetooth Speaker



How to Put Sony SRS XB43 in Pairing Mode

To pair your SRS XB43 Sony Bluetooth speaker with a source device for the first time, or to refresh old connection info in that device, you have to know how to start up pairing mode on this BT speaker.  Why?  Because in this mode, the speaker broadcasts its name and currently valid connection info over … Continue reading How to Put Sony SRS XB43 in Pairing Mode



How to Tell if Sony SRS XB43 is Charging

How to tell if Sony SRS XB43 wireless BT speaker is charging?  This extra bass speaker has an orange LED light in its top button panel, as shown in the following picture.  This light that Sony labels as the CHARGE light glows steadily, without blinking, only when the speaker is in fact charging.  See further … Continue reading How to Tell if Sony SRS XB43 is Charging