How to Turn On Sony SRS XB23

We explain how to turn on the Sony SRS XB23 pipe-style speaker here.  Now most Bluetooth speakers have a Power button that Sony prominently places 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 front, as we see next. There’s … Continue reading How to Turn On Sony SRS XB23



How to Reset Sony SRS XB23

Show you how to reset your Sony SRS XB23 Extra Bass speaker to its default settings.  Resetting restores the XB23 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 XB23



How to Check Sony SRS XB23 Battery

Covers how to check the battery inside the Sony Extra Bass SRS XB23 cylinder speaker. We also describe how to know if the battery life is shrinking as months or years pass, and when you should replace that battery. How to Check Sony SRS XB23 Battery, Current Charge 1. First, Turn ON the XB23 You … Continue reading How to Check Sony SRS XB23 Battery



How to Connect to Sony SRS XB23

This post shows how to connect to the Sony SRS XB23 Extra Bass Bluetooth speaker with typical BT source devices. E.g. These  include the Android and Apple platforms of phones, media players, tablets, and computers. How to Connect to Sony SRS XB23, Step by Step With your SRS XB23 powered OFF (power button is dark), … Continue reading How to Connect to Sony SRS XB23



How to Connect Sony SRS XB23 to Alexa

This post shows how to connect the Sony SRS XB23 tiny Bluetooth 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 connection. How to Connect Sony SRS XB23 to Alexa, Step by … Continue reading How to Connect Sony SRS XB23 to Alexa



How to Turn Off Sony SRS XB23

We explain how to turn off the Sony SRS XB23 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 top in the side button … Continue reading How to Turn Off Sony SRS XB23



How to Hard Reset Sony SRS XB23

Show you how to hard reset your Sony SRS XB23 Extra Bass cylinder speaker to its default settings.  Hard resetting restores the XB23 to default factory state. Plus, hard 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 hard … Continue reading How to Hard Reset Sony SRS XB23



Sony SRS XB23 Hard Reset Instructions

Here we give our Sony SRS XB23 hard reset instructions, to return this Extra Bass cylinder speaker to its default settings.  Hard resetting restores the XB23 to default state. Plus, it erases any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from the speaker’s memory. Clearing memory like this stops this speaker from pairing to any nearby Bluetooth devices … Continue reading Sony SRS XB23 Hard Reset Instructions



How to Factory Reset Sony SRS XB23

Show you how to factory reset your Sony SRS XB23 Extra Bass speaker to its default settings.  Factory resetting restores the XB23 to default state. Plus, it erases any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from the speaker’s memory. Clearing memory like this stops this speaker from pairing to any nearby Bluetooth devices afterwards, until you enter … Continue reading How to Factory Reset Sony SRS XB23



How to Make Sony SRS XB23 Discoverable

To pair your SRS XB23 Sony Extra Bass speaker with a Bluetooth device for the first time, or to refresh old linkage info in that device, you must understand how to start up discovery mode on this wireless speaker.  Now in this mode, the speaker sends out its name and current connection information over Bluetooth, … Continue reading How to Make Sony SRS XB23 Discoverable