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Sony RDP-X30IP

Sony RDP-X30IP
alaScore 87

113 reviews

Nov, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 113 reviews of Sony RDP-X30IP. The average rating for this product is 4.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Computer Speakers for all reviews. Reviewers really like the design and size. The usability and price also get good reviews, but there are some less positive reviews about the reliability.

price, usability, size, design


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Computer Speakers the Sony RDP-X30IP is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 101 user reviews of Sony RDP-X30IP from The average user rating for this product is 4.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Computer Speakers on People really like the size and design. The usability and price are also appreciated. Some have doubts about the reliability.

price, usability, design, size


97% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony RDPX30IP.CEK Speaker Dock for iPod or iPhone Media PlaybackSony RDP-X30IP docking speakers, RDPX30IPSony RDP-X30IP; 20 W; AC; 1.9 kg; Black; 326 x 135 x 140 mm (RDPX30IP)

Nov, 2015

Consumer review by: StiffishNickle (

Worth the money


Overall I am satisfied. The sound is good. Its not Bose sound, but I could buy 3 of these for the price of one of theirs. Set-up is simple, wireless, auto FM station set up. Input for other devices, features others lack or charge much more for. Size is...

Input for other devices, FM, ease of use, price

Will not dock my iphone with the case as advertised on the web site

Sep, 2012

Consumer review by: tyson8633 (

excellent speaker dock system


i bought this product to replace my hifi system i must say that i was taken aback by the quality of the speakers the sound from my iphone is superb no distortion even at the highest volume settings..the remote is very handy i added the free savvi app...

superb quality

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: Thomas Cambria (

Thomas Cambria


Great Sound quality. Can really fill a room with music. The Remote operates Ipod perfectly. Requires 110 v - cannot be operated with batteries.

Consumer review by: gardener george (

Good quality, good sound easy to use iPod dock


Got my iPod dock in the new year sales at dick smith, 2 for the price of one ! there very good, come with an app, that turns the iPod into a digital alarm clock, preset with selected music from the iPod, or various relaxing sounds, i.e., rain falling....

Looks and sounds good, easy to use

No digital radio, no batteries

Apr, 2013

Consumer review by: uberdunk42 (

Ace sound but no battery play back as described!


This speaker system does sound incredible , but I am rather cheesed off that when it arrived it clearly had no battery playback unlike the PLAY description explains! It runs purely off the mains so it portability it limited to 3 ft from a 3 pin plug!...

Apr, 2012

Consumer review by: Ant12345 (

As good as bose!


I actually went in to the shop originally to buy a Bose speaker system nearer the £200 mark, however amazingly the chap in the shop persuaded me to have a look at a few cheaper alternatives. After listening to 4 in a quiet room, the Bose did sound...

Jan, 2012

Consumer review by: Sherry (

Sony iPod/iPhone speaker dock


I have had ipods for years.....but I could never find a docking system that had good sound and ease of use. I saw this at the store and purchased it.... and I LOVE it. I have my TV hooked into as well, so not only do I get music, I can also get...

Jan, 2012

Consumer review by: lisa cahill (



I went to buy the Logitech Speaker system based on several excellent reviews but after trying it in the store I wasn't impressed with it's sound...after trying almost all of the units, I came across this Sony system however there were no cables for me...

Jan, 2012

Consumer review by: Ashton (

Sony RDPX30IP - Great Value, Better than Bose


I bought this on Boxing day 2011, and it is an amazing value. The sound is amazing, fills out a room nicely and the bass response is adjustable which is nice. I have the Bose Sound dock and it's honestly not as good, even thought it sells for double...

Jan, 2012

Consumer review by: Tim (

Great Value


Awesome sound, recharchable battery for use of portability, easy access buttons and a downloadable app for the ipod's/iphone's large clock display. Sony did a good job on this one.

Dec, 2011

Product Specifications


AirPlay: No
DTS Decoder: No
Real Dolby: No
Remote Control: Yes
Subwoofer: No


Android Docking: No
Apple Docking:iPod / iPhone Docking
Bluetooth: No
PMP Docking:iPod Docking
Signal Input:Analogue / Digital
TYPE OF DOCKING:Built-in Cradle

Energy Information

Battery Powered: No

General Features

Construction:Single Case Speaker System
Signal Connection:Wired
Speaker Type:Active