Sony SRS XB40 Pairing Instructions

This post provides Sony SRS XB40 pairing directions for this Extra Bass speaker, through Bluetooth, to common wireless BT devices. E.g. These  include the Apple line of device like the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad. This routine also works for Android base devices as well, such as Samsung and LG phones, as well as Amazon … Continue reading Sony SRS XB40 Pairing Instructions



How to Turn Off Sony SRS XB40 Speaker

We explain three ways for how to turn off the Sony SRS XB40 portable BT speaker here.  Now most speakers have a Power button that Sony prominently places 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 … Continue reading How to Turn Off Sony SRS XB40 Speaker



Sony SRS XB40 Hard Reset Instructions

Gives you Sony SRS XB40 hard reset directions to restore this wireless speaker to its default settings.  Plus, it clears out any prior paired Bluetooth devices from memory. This stops the speaker from pairing to any nearby Bluetooth devices. Furthermore, you might hard reset the unit to get it ready for sale or re-gifting, or … Continue reading Sony SRS XB40 Hard Reset Instructions



Sony SRS XB40 Factory Reset Instructions

Gives you Sony SRS XB40 factory reset directions to restore this BT speaker to its default settings.  Plus, it clears out any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from its memory. This stops the speaker from pairing to any nearby Bluetooth devices. Furthermore, you might factory reset the unit to get it ready for sale or re-gifting, … Continue reading Sony SRS XB40 Factory Reset Instructions



Sony SRS XB40 Charge Time for Full Recharge

You charge this speaker via the barrel style DC input port. And to get the quickest Sony SRS XB40 charge time for full recharge, use a charger with big enough capacity for fastest results. Details follow. Sony SRS XB40 Charge Time: How Long to Fully Recharge According to the specs for this speaker the time … Continue reading Sony SRS XB40 Charge Time for Full Recharge



Sony SRS XB40 Reset Instructions

Here we give the Sony SRS XB40 wireless speaker reset directions, to restore the unit to its default settings.  Resetting restores the 40 to factory default state. Plus, it clears any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from its recently-connected-devices list. This stops the speaker from pairing to any nearby Bluetooth devices. Furthermore, you might factory reset … Continue reading Sony SRS XB40 Reset Instructions



Sony SRS XB40 Charging Instructions

This piece gives a routine for charging the Sony SRS XB40 Bluetooth speaker. Do this easily through the DC power in barrel style port, shown in the pictures below. Note that you can still play your XB40 as it recharges, without raising the charging time by very much. Sony SRS XB40 Charging Summary First, pick … Continue reading Sony SRS XB40 Charging Instructions



How to Tell if Sony SRS XB40 is Charging

How to tell if Sony SRS XB40 wireless BT speaker is charging?  This desktop speaker has an orange LED light just above the Power-Pairing button, as we see in the next photo.  This light, labeled as the CHARGE lamp, flashes orange when the battery is about dead. So it does tell battery level (to a … Continue reading How to Tell if Sony SRS XB40 is Charging



How to Connect to Sony SRS XB40 Speaker

This post shows how to connect to the Sony SRS XB40 wireless Extra Bass speaker via Bluetooth to typical wireless devices. E.g. These  include the Apple line of device like the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad. This routine also works for Android base devices as well, such as Samsung and LG phones, as well as … Continue reading How to Connect to Sony SRS XB40 Speaker



How to Factory Reset Sony SRS XB40 Speaker

Show you how to factory reset your Sony SRS XB40 BT speaker to its default settings.  Factory resetting restores the 40 to factory default state. Plus, it clears out any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from its memory. This stops the speaker from pairing to any nearby Bluetooth devices. Furthermore, you might factory reset the unit … Continue reading How to Factory Reset Sony SRS XB40 Speaker