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Sony SRS-XB3

Sony SRS-XB3
alaScore 94

241 reviews

Dec, 2018

We have collected and analyzed 15 expert reviews and 226 user reviews from international sources. Experts rate this product 85/100 and users rate it 93/100. The average review date is Jan 6, 2017. We have compared these reviews to 1146425 reviews from other Speakers. The alaScore™ for this product is 94/100 = Excellent. Last update: Dec 18, 2018.

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Editor's Choice

Expert review by : Tim Gideon (

Sony SRS-XB3


The Sony SRS-XB3 speaker delivers some of the best Bluetooth audio we've heard for the price, wrapped in a portable, outdoor-friendly design.

Fantastic audio performance with option to enhance bass levels. Portable, water-resistant design. Speakerphone functionality.

Lacks playback and track navigation buttons. Few cables included.

No matter the mode, the Sony SRS-XB3 provides a bass punch that we rarely hear in speakers this size and price. If you're looking for a portable Bluetooth speaker in the sub-$200 price range, this is the one to get—you can consider the water-resistant...

May, 2016

Expert review by : Andrew Williams (

Sony SRS-XB3


A rugged portable speaker with a price that won't make you wince

A super-powerful and portable – if not always subtle – wireless speaker.

Jan, 2017

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Sony SRS-XB3 review

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Sony claims that its SRS-XB3 speaker can last up to 24 hours between charges, but is this a speaker that you'll want to listen to for hours on end? We sent it off to our test lab for the verdict.

Jul, 2016

Expert review by : M Freitas (

Sony Wireless Deep Bass SRSXB3 review


It is a common thing: you have a great set of playlists in your Spotify account and want to share this during a party or when meeting friends... But your smartphone is not a speaker and the sound doesn't make justice to the brilliance of your...

of the whole experience.

May, 2016

Expert review by : Trevor Long (

Extra Bass from the Sony SRS-XB3 Bluetooth Speaker: Review


At $250 this is not the cheapest Bluetooth speaker you can buy, but in fact it's on par with a range of similarly priced speakers from JBL, UE Boom or Bose making the SRS-XB3 from Sony one to consider....

Consumer review (

Broken already


Only bought a few months ago and it is crackling already. Will not recommend

Dec, 2017

Consumer review (

lookes and feels well made


bought this product 3 weeks ago very satisfied with all the features at the moment useing it for sound bar on tv hearing sounds more clear and with x bass very good

Oct, 2017

Consumer review (

Great sound for a small portable speaker


I already own one of these, I wanted to buy another as you can link them together. Black is no longer available in Argos so I got the next model up - this had lights on & I was really impressed but unfortunately it wasn't pairable with my original one...

Aug, 2017

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Don't change a thing

Aug, 2017

Consumer review (

Love it


I bought this less than a month ago and i love it.

Aug, 2017

Product Specifications


Frequency range:20 - 20000


Color of product:Black / Blue / Green / Red
International Protection (IP) code:IPX5
Product type:Stereo
Protection features:Water Resistant
Volume Control:Digital

Energy Management

Battery life (max):24
Power consumption (typical):30
Power source type:Battery


USB connector type:USB Type-A


Audio output channels:1.0 / 2.0
Driver diameter:1.89
Driver size:1.89
Number of drivers:2
Number of Speakers:1
Speaker type:2-Way
Subwoofer driver diameter:1.89
Subwoofer driver diameter (imperial):1.89

Packaging Content

Cables included:USB
Number of products included:1
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Packaging Data

Package type:Box


Audio formats supported:AAC,SBC
Hands-free mode:Y
On/Off switch: Yes
Plug and Play:Y
Recommended usage:Universal

Ports & interfaces

Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth profiles:A2DP, AVCTP, HFP, HSP / A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HSP
Bluetooth range:393.7
Bluetooth version:3.0
Connectivity Technology:Wired & Wireless
Frequency range:2.4
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Near Field Communication (NFC): Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB charging port:Y
USB connectivity:Y
USB connector type:USB Type-A
Wireless technologies:Wired & Wireless
Wireless Technology:NFC/Bluetooth


Battery life (max):24
Battery Type:Built-In
Power consumption (standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):30
Power source type:Battery
USB charging:Y

Technical Details

Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Near Field Communication (NFC):Y
Wireless connection:Y
Wireless connections: Yes

Weight & Dimensions