Sony SRS XB12 Charging Indicator

The Sony SRS XB12 Charging Indicator is a little LED lamp near the bottom of the button panel.  This displays charge status. E.g. Whether it’s draining or charging, or whether it’s critically low or not.  But it neither displays charging progress, or battery fulness. But it does flash when the speaker goes very low. Thus … Continue reading Sony SRS XB12 Charging Indicator

How to Charge Sony SRS XB12

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

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 Charging Light Blinking

Many Sony speakers, including the Sony SRS XB12 mini Bluetooth speaker, feature a blinking charging light, that tells you that the speaker battery needs recharging, when it does. Sometimes though, this flashing happens even though you’ve just fully recharged the speaker, when it should not, assuming the battery recharged correctly.  Thus in this piece, we … Continue reading Sony SRS XB12 Charging Light Blinking