Sony SRS XB12 Charge Time for Full Recharge

You charge the Sony SRS XB12 personal speaker via the micro USB charge port, and to get the quickest charge time and fullest charge, use a medium current USB charger for fastest yet most economical results. Details follow. Sony SRS XB12 Charge Time: How Long to Fully Recharge According to the specs for this speaker … Continue reading Sony SRS XB12 Charge Time for Full Recharge



Sony SRS XB12 Bluetooth Pairing Instructions

This post gives Sony SRS XB12 Bluetooth pairing help, to link it with common BT source devices. E.g. Including the iPhone, iPod Touch, and the iPad line of Apple phones, media players, and tablets. Also works with Android devices as well. Sony SRS XB12 Bluetooth Pairing, Step by Step With your SRS XB12 powered OFF … Continue reading Sony SRS XB12 Bluetooth Pairing Instructions



Sony SRS XB12 Charger Type and Replacement

An adequate Sony SRS XB12 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 4.5 hours). So be sure to use a charger that can deliver enough of the goods. Also, this Bluetooth speaker has a micro USB … Continue reading Sony SRS XB12 Charger Type and Replacement



Sony SRS XB12 Charging Light Stays On

Many Sony speakers, including this SRS XB12 Extra Bass model, have an orange charging light. labeled CHG, that glows while charging / recharging these little speakers. Sometimes though, this light stays on indefinitely.  E.g. It does not turn off once charging is complete, and this is concerning for some XB12 owners.  So in this article, … Continue reading Sony SRS XB12 Charging Light Stays On



Sony SRS XB12 Not Charging, How to Fix

Most Sony Bluetooth speakers, including the XB12 mini model, offer truly portable operation via their lithium ion batteries inside. And when said battery dies, you can recharge the speaker with an AC or car adapter. Sometimes though, you may notice that the Sony SRS XB12 is not charging fully, or at all, even when you … Continue reading Sony SRS XB12 Not Charging, How to Fix



Sony SRS XB12 Buttons Explained

The Sony SRS XB12 Bluetooth extra bass speaker has several buttons across its lower rear panel, including the Add, Volume, Play-Pause, and Power-Pairing buttons.  There are five lights underneath the buttons as well. The lamps tell you what the speaker is up to, and you operate the speaker with the buttons.  The Power / Pairing … Continue reading Sony SRS XB12 Buttons Explained



How to Hard Reset Sony SRS XB12 BT Speaker

We explain how to hard reset the Sony SRS XB12 portable wireless speaker to set it back to its default settings. Hard resetting restores the XB12 to factory default state. Plus, it wipes away any earlier connected Bluetooth devices from its memory. Clearing these stops this unit from pairing to any nearby BT devices. Also, … Continue reading How to Hard Reset Sony SRS XB12 BT Speaker



How to Charge Sony SRS XB12 Speaker

This piece covers how to charge the Sony SRS XB12 portable extra bass 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 XB12 mini speaker as it charges, without significantly increasing the recharge time. First, pick … Continue reading How to Charge Sony SRS XB12 Speaker



How to Turn Off Sony Speaker SRS-XB12

We explain how to turn off the Sony speaker model SRS-XB12 here.  Now most speakers have a Power button that Sony positions on the unit to make it 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. See this … Continue reading How to Turn Off Sony Speaker SRS-XB12



How to Pair Sony SRS XB12 with iPhone

This post shows how to pair the Sony SRS XB12 Bluetooth Extra Bass speaker with an iPhone, or other iOS or iPadOS based device. How to Pair Sony SRS XB12 to iPhone With your SRS XB12 switched OFF (power button is dark), run through these directions to pair it to your iPhone mobile device. We … Continue reading How to Pair Sony SRS XB12 with iPhone