How to Pair Sony SRS X5

This post shows how to pair the Sony SRS X5 mini Bluetooth speaker with common wireless devices. E.g. These  include the iPhone and the iPad line of Apple phones, media players, and tablets.  You can also pair this speaker with Android devices using a similar procedure. How to Pair Sony SRS X5, Step By Step … Continue reading How to Pair Sony SRS X5

How to Charge Sony SRS X5

This piece covers how to charge the Sony SRS X5 Bluetooth mini speaker. Do this easily through the micro USB power in port, shown in the pictures that follow. Note that you can still play your X5 as it charges, without increasing the recharge time by much. First, pick a strong enough AC power adapter.  … Continue reading How to Charge Sony SRS X5

How to Connect Sony SRS X5 to Alexa

This post shows how to connect the Sony SRS X5 Bluetooth mini speaker to Alexa smart speakers. Since this pairing happens between the Sony and Echo devices directly, you need not turn Bluetooth on in the mobile device you’re using to set up this wireless connection. How to Connect Sony SRS X5 to Alexa, Step … Continue reading How to Connect Sony SRS X5 to Alexa

How to Connect to Sony SRS X5

This post shows how to connect to the Sony SRS X5 mini Bluetooth speaker from typical Bluetooth devices. E.g. Like the iPhone and the iPad line of Apple phones, media players, and tablets.  You can also pair this speaker with Android devices using a similar procedure. How to Connect to Sony SRS X5 With your … Continue reading How to Connect to Sony SRS X5

How to Tell if Sony SRS X5 is Charging

How to tell if Sony SRS X5 mini Bluetooth speaker is charging?  This small yet powerful speaker has an orange LED light on the top panel, near the back edge of the unit, as shown in the following pictures.  This CHARGE light flashes orange when you’re playing the speaker and the battery is about dead. … Continue reading How to Tell if Sony SRS X5 is Charging

How to Make Sony SRS X5 Discoverable

To pair your SRS X5 Sony Bluetooth speaker with a BT source device for the first time, or to refresh stale connection data in that device, you need to understand how to start up discovery mode on this unit first.  Now in discovery mode, the speaker digitally announces its name and linkage data over Bluetooth, … Continue reading How to Make Sony SRS X5 Discoverable

How to Factory Reset Sony SRS X5

Show you how to factory reset your Sony SRS X5 personal wireless speaker to its default settings. Factory resetting restores the X5 to factory default state. Plus, it erases any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from memory. We might want to clear these to prevent this speaker from pairing to any nearby BT devices. Also, you … Continue reading How to Factory Reset Sony SRS X5

How to Turn On Sony SRS X5

We explain how to turn on the Sony SRS X5 portable speaker here.  Now most Bluetooth speakers have a Power button that Sony positions on the unit so it’s easy to find.  Indeed, this speaker is no exception to this, as we find its Power button on the top of the SRS X5, as we … Continue reading How to Turn On Sony SRS X5

How to Hard Reset Sony SRS X5

Show you how to hard reset your Sony SRS X5 personal portable speaker to its default settings. Hard resetting restores the X5 to factory default state. Plus, doing this erases any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from memory. We might want to clear these to prevent this speaker from pairing to any nearby Bluetooth devices. Also, … Continue reading How to Hard Reset Sony SRS X5

How to Put Sony SRS X5 in Pairing Mode

To pair your Sony SRS X5 with a Bluetooth 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 that speaker.  Moreover, in this mode, the speaker broadcasts its name and currently valid connection information over the Bluetooth airwaves, … Continue reading How to Put Sony SRS X5 in Pairing Mode