How to Put Sony SRS XB13 in Pairing Mode

To pair your SRS XB13 Sony speaker with a Bluetooth 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 this BT speaker.  Furthermore, in this mode, the speaker broadcasts its name and currently valid connection information over the Bluetooth … Continue reading How to Put Sony SRS XB13 in Pairing Mode



How to Check Sony SRS XB13 Battery Life

Covers how to check battery life and level on the Sony Extra Bass SRS XB13 Bluetooth speaker, and also, how to know if the battery life is gradually growing shorter over time. How to Check Battery Life on the Sony SRS XB13 Extra Bass Speaker, Current Charge 1. First, Turn ON the XB13 You won’t … Continue reading How to Check Sony SRS XB13 Battery Life



Sony SRS XB13 Charging Light Stays On, How to Fix

Many Sony speakers, including this SRS XB13 Extra Bass model, have an orange charging light. labeled CHARGE, that glows while charging / recharging these tiny speakers. Sometimes though, this light stays on much longer than the time you need to fully recharge the speaker.  E.g. It does not turn off once charging is complete. So … Continue reading Sony SRS XB13 Charging Light Stays On, How to Fix



How to Factory Reset Sony SRS XB13 Mini Speaker

We explain here how to factory reset the Sony SRS XB13 speaker to return it back to default factory settings. So factory resetting restores the XB13 to factory default state. Additionally, it erases any previously connected Bluetooth devices from its memory. Clearing these stops this unit from joining to any nearby BT devices. Also, you … Continue reading How to Factory Reset Sony SRS XB13 Mini Speaker



Sony SRS XB13 Factory Reset Instructions

Gives factory reset instructions for the Sony SRS XB13 speaker to set it back to its default settings. Factory resetting restores the XB13 to factory default state. Plus, it erases any earlier connected Bluetooth devices from its memory. Clearing these stops this unit from pairing to any nearby BT devices. Also, you might factory reset … Continue reading Sony SRS XB13 Factory Reset Instructions



How to Tell if Sony SRS XB13 is Charging

How to tell if Sony SRS XB13 wireless BT speaker is charging?  This extra bass speaker has an orange LED light on its side panel, near the bottom, as shown in the following picture.  This light that Sony labels as the CHARGE light flashes orange when the battery is nearly dead. So it tells battery … Continue reading How to Tell if Sony SRS XB13 is Charging



Sony SRS XB13 Hard Reset Instructions

Gives hard reset instructions for the Sony SRS XB13 speaker to set it back to its default settings. Hard resetting restores the XB13 to factory default state. Plus, it erases any earlier connected Bluetooth devices from its memory. Clearing these stops this unit from pairing to any nearby BT devices. Also, you might hard reset … Continue reading Sony SRS XB13 Hard Reset Instructions



Sony SRS XB13 Reset Instructions

Gives reset instructions for the Sony SRS XB13 speaker to set it back to its default settings. Resetting restores the XB13 to factory default state. Plus, it erases any earlier connected Bluetooth devices from its memory. Clearing these stops this unit from pairing to any nearby BT devices. Also, you might reset to get this … Continue reading Sony SRS XB13 Reset Instructions



How to Make Sony SRS XB13 Discoverable

To pair your SRS XB13 Sony speaker with a Bluetooth 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 this BT speaker.  Now in this mode, the speaker broadcasts its name and currently valid connection information over the Bluetooth … Continue reading How to Make Sony SRS XB13 Discoverable



How to Pair Sony SRS XB13 with iPhone

This post shows how to pair the Sony SRS XB13 Extra Bass Bluetooth speaker with an iPhone, or other iOS or iPadOS based device. How to Pair Sony SRS XB13 to iPhone With your SRS XB13 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 XB13 with iPhone