Connect Sony SRS XB12 Instructions

This post gives instruction to connect the Sony SRS XB12 Extra Bass speaker with common portable devices, including the iPhone, iPod Touch, and the iPad line of Apple phones, media players, and tablets. Connect Sony SRS XB12, Step by Step Instructions With your XB12 powered OFF (power button is dark), run through these directions to … Continue reading Connect Sony SRS XB12 Instructions

Sony Mini SRS XB12 Charging Indicator

The Sony Mini 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. … Continue reading Sony Mini SRS XB12 Charging Indicator

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

Sony SRS XB12 Factory Reset Instructions

Gives factory reset instructions for the Sony SRS XB12 speaker to set it back to its default settings. Factory resetting restores the XB12 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 XB12 Factory Reset Instructions

Sony SRS XB12 Battery Indicator

The Sony SRS XB12 battery indicator is a little LED lamp near the bottom of the button panel.  This displays battery 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 battery goes very low. Thus … Continue reading Sony SRS XB12 Battery Indicator

How to Pair Sony SRS XB12

Shows how to pair the Sony SRS XB12 Extra Bass Bluetooth speaker with common portable devices. So these include the iPhone, iPod Touch, and the iPad line of Apple phones, media players, and tablets. Plus, a similar routine works with Android devices. So these include Samsung, Amazon, and Google phones, media players, and tablets. How … Continue reading How to Pair Sony SRS XB12

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 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 XB12 won’t turn on, and wonder what’s wrong with them.  That’s even when you … Continue reading Sony SRS XB12 Won’t Turn On

Sony SRS XB12 Power Output

The SRS XB12 Sony Bluetooth speaker is a low power, personal style, small unit with still enough audio power output to fill a small room or personal space with surprisingly full sounding music or speech. But what does the output power a Bluetooth speaker has tell you about it?  Firstly, the watt is a measure … Continue reading Sony SRS XB12 Power Output

Sony SRS XB12 Watts RMS

The SRS XB12 Sony Bluetooth speaker is a low power, personal style, small unit with still enough audio watts RMS to fill a small room or personal space with surprisingly full sounding music or speech. But what do the watts a Bluetooth speaker has tell you about it?  Firstly, the watt is a measure of … Continue reading Sony SRS XB12 Watts RMS