How to Hard Reset Sony SRS XB13 Bluetooth Speaker

We explain here how to hard reset the Sony SRS XB13 speaker to return it back to default factory settings. So hard resetting recreates the factory default state on the XB13. Plus, it erases any previously connected Bluetooth devices from its memory. Erasing these stops this unit from joining to any close by BT devices. … Continue reading How to Hard Reset Sony SRS XB13 Bluetooth Speaker



Sony SRS XB13 Battery Indicator, How to Read

The Sony SRS XB13 Extra Bass Bluetooth speaker has a battery level indicator LED near the bottom of the button panel, as shown in the following pictures.  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, or how … Continue reading Sony SRS XB13 Battery Indicator, How to Read



Sony SRS XB13 Charging Instructions

This piece gives Sony SRS XB13 speaker charging instructions. Recharge the speaker easily through the USB-C power in port, behind the water resistant door, shown in the pictures that follow. Note that you can still play your XB13 personal speaker as it charges, without much raising the recharge time. First, pick a strong enough USB … Continue reading Sony SRS XB13 Charging Instructions



How to Charge Sony SRS XB13 Mini Extra Bass Speaker

This piece covers how to charge the Sony SRS XB13 extra bass portable 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 XB13 mini speaker as it charges, without significantly increasing the recharge time. First, pick … Continue reading How to Charge Sony SRS XB13 Mini Extra Bass Speaker



Sony SRS XB13 Buttons Explained

The Sony SRS XB13 Bluetooth extra bass speaker has several buttons across its lower rear panel, including the Volume, Play-Pause, Power, and Pairing -Stereo Pairing buttons. Here we give our version of these Sony SRS XB13 buttons explained, and go over what each button does, along with how and when to use it. Also there are … Continue reading Sony SRS XB13 Buttons Explained



How to Connect Sony SRS XB13 to iPhone

This post shows how to connect the Sony SRS XB13 Extra Bass mini Bluetooth speaker with an iPhone, or other iOS based device. How to Connect Sony SRS XB13 to iPhone With your SRS XB13 powered OFF (power button is dark), run through these directions to connect it to your iPhone mobile device. We’re using … Continue reading How to Connect Sony SRS XB13 to iPhone



How to Turn Off Sony SRS XB13 Extra Bass Speaker

We explain how to turn off the Sony SRS XB13 portable BT speaker here.  Now most speakers have a Power button that Sony prominently positions on the unit so it’s easy to locate.  Indeed, this speaker is no exception to this pattern, as we find its Power button near the bottom in the button panel. … Continue reading How to Turn Off Sony SRS XB13 Extra Bass Speaker



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 Turn On Sony SRS XB13 Bluetooth Speaker

We explain how to turn on the Sony SRS XB13 portable BT speaker here.  Now most speakers have a Power button that Sony prominently positions on the unit so it’s 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, … Continue reading How to Turn On Sony SRS XB13 Bluetooth Speaker



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