How to Connect Sony SRS XB01 to iPhone

This post shows how to connect a Sony SRS XB01 ultra portable Bluetooth speaker to an iPhone smart phone.  Doing so gives you a bigger, and distinctly better sound when you stream music from the iPhone to speakers like this one. How to Connect Sony SRS XB01 to iPhone: Step by Step With the XB01 … Continue reading How to Connect Sony SRS XB01 to iPhone

Sony SRS XB01 Charging Indicator

The Sony SRS XB01 charging indicator is a little LED near the top front right edge of the grill.  This displays charging status. E.g. Whether it’s draining or charging, or whether it’s critically low or not when discharging.  But it neither reads out charging progress, nor exactly how full the battery is. However it does … Continue reading Sony SRS XB01 Charging Indicator

Sony SRS XB01 Battery Indicator

The Sony SRS XB01 has a simple battery level indicator LED near the top front right edge of the grill.  This displays battery status. E.g. Whether it’s draining or charging, or whether it’s critically low or not when discharging.  But it neither reads out charging progress, nor exactly how full the battery is. However it … Continue reading Sony SRS XB01 Battery Indicator

How to Pair Sony Speaker SRS-XB01

Shows how to pair Sony speaker SRS-XB01 mini model with common portable devices. So these  include the iPhone, iPod Touch, and the iPad line of Apple phones, media players, and tablets. A similar procedure also works when pairing to Android devices. How to Pair Sony Speaker SRS-XB01: Step by Step Start with your SRS-XB01 OFF … Continue reading How to Pair Sony Speaker SRS-XB01

How to Pair Sony SRS XB01

Shows how to pair the Sony SRS XB01 Extra Bass personal speaker with common portable devices. So these  include the iPhone, iPod Touch, and the iPad line of Apple phones, media players, and tablets. A similar procedure also works when pairing to Android devices. How to Pair Sony SRS XB01: Step by Step Start with … Continue reading How to Pair Sony SRS XB01

How to Charge Sony XB01

This piece covers how to charge the Sony XB01. Do this easily through the micro USB power in port, shown in the pictures below. Note that you can still play your XB01 as it charges, without increasing the recharge time by very much. First, pick a strong enough USB power adapter, as no charger comes … Continue reading How to Charge Sony XB01

How to Charge Sony SRS XB01

This piece covers how to charge the Sony SRS XB01. Do this easily through the micro USB power in port, shown in the pictures below. Note that you can still play your XB01 as it charges, without increasing the recharge time by very much. First, pick a strong enough USB power adapter, as no charger … Continue reading How to Charge Sony SRS XB01

How to Factory Reset Sony SRS XB01

Shows how to factory reset the Sony SRS XB01 to default settings. Factory resetting restores the XB01 to default out-of-box state. Plus, it erases any earlier paired BT devices from memory. Clearing these stops auto pairing to any devices. Also, you might factory reset to get it ready for sale or re-gifting. Or or to … Continue reading How to Factory Reset Sony SRS XB01

Sony SRS XB01 Won’t Turn On

Many a Sony speaker offers truly portable operation via their lithium ion batteries inside. And when said battery dies, you can charge the speaker with an AC or car adapter. Sometimes though, you may notice that speakers like the Sony SRS XB01 won’t turn on, and wonder what’s wrong with them.  That’s even when you … Continue reading Sony SRS XB01 Won’t Turn On

Sony XB01 Power Output

The SRS XB01 Sony Bluetooth speaker is a very low power, one-person style, tiny unit with still enough power output to fill a small space with strikingly full sounding music or speech. But what does the power output value a wireless amplified speaker has, tell you about it?  Firstly, the watt is a measure of … Continue reading Sony XB01 Power Output