How to Check Sony XB10 Battery

Covers how to check battery on the Sony Extra Bass SRS XB10 Bluetooth speaker. We also tell how to know if the battery life is getting shorter over time. How to Check Sony XB10 Battery, Current Charge Make sure the speaker is at room temperature before attempting these tests.  Otherwise, if it is too hot … Continue reading How to Check Sony XB10 Battery

How to Connect Sony XB10 to Alexa

This post shows how to connect the Sony XB10 tiny Bluetooth speaker to Alexa smart speakers. Since this pairing happens between the -BR- 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 XB10 to Alexa, Step by Step With … Continue reading How to Connect Sony XB10 to Alexa

How to Hard Reset Sony XB10

We explain here how to hard reset the Sony XB10 portable Bluetooth speaker, to restore its default settings. A hard reset returns the XB10 to a fresh factory state. Plus, it erases any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from its memory. Clearing these with a hard reset stops this unit from pairing to any nearby Bluetooth … Continue reading How to Hard Reset Sony XB10

How to Connect to Sony XB10

This post explains how to connect the Sony XB10 Extra Bass wireless speaker with an Android or Apple mobile device via Bluetooth. How to Connect to Sony XB10, Step by Step With your XB10 powered off (status lamp is dark), run through this routine to connect it with your mobile device. 1. Bring up the … Continue reading How to Connect to Sony XB10

How to Turn Off Sony XB10

We explain how to turn off the Sony XB10 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. See … Continue reading How to Turn Off Sony XB10

How to Make Sony XB10 Discoverable

To pair your SRS XB10 Sony speaker 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 discovery mode on the speaker.  Specifically, in this mode, the speaker broadcasts its name and currently valid connection information over the Bluetooth … Continue reading How to Make Sony XB10 Discoverable

How to Put Sony XB10 in Pairing Mode

To pair your SRS XB10 Sony speaker 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 discovery mode on the speaker.  Moreover, in this mode, the speaker broadcasts its name and currently valid connection information over the Bluetooth … Continue reading How to Put Sony XB10 in Pairing Mode

How to Charge Sony XB10

This piece covers how to charge the Sony XB10 extra bass portable Bluetooth speaker. Do this easily through the USB power in port, behind the water resistant door, shown in the pictures below. Note that you can still play your XB10 while it charges. First, pick a strong enough USB power adapter, as no charger … Continue reading How to Charge Sony XB10

How to Turn On Sony XB10

We explain how to turn on the Sony XB10 portable Bluetooth speaker here.  Now most speakers have a Power button that Sony prominently positions on the unit so it’s easy to find.  Indeed, this speaker is no exception to this pattern, as we find its Power button near the bottom in the button panel, as … Continue reading How to Turn On Sony XB10

How to Reset Sony XB10

Show you how to reset your Sony XB10 to its default settings. Hard factory resetting restores the XB10 to factory default state. Plus, factory 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 your Sony Bluetooth speaker to … Continue reading How to Reset Sony XB10