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Sony SRS-XB12 review: specs and price

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Sony SRS-XB12

Why is Sony SRS-XB12 better than the average?

  • Lowest frequency
    ?

    20Hzvs72.39Hz
  • Volume
    534.77cm³vs4351.71cm³
  • Bluetooth version
    4.2vs3.34
  • Highest frequency
    ?

    20000Hzvs19913.22Hz
  • Weight
    243.8gvs1.56kg
  • Battery life
    ?

    16hvs13.23h
  • Height
    92.1mmvs160.14mm
  • Width
    76.2mmvs193.98mm

Price comparison

Sony SRS-XB12

ProductStorePrice
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony SRS-XB12 Extra Bass Portable Blueto...Sony SRS-XB12 Extra Bass Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black) with Hardshell Carrying Case Bundle
Amazon logo
$59.99
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony XB10 Portable Wireless Speaker with...Sony XB10 Portable Wireless Speaker with Bluetooth, Blue
Amazon logo
$39.99
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony SRS-XB12/B Extra Bass Portable Blue...Sony SRS-XB12/B Extra Bass Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black) Stereo Pair Bundle (2 Speakers, Left/Right Channel) with Travel Cases and 10ft Mobile AUX Cable
Amazon logo
$118.00
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony SRS-XB21 Portable Wireless Bluetoot...Sony SRS-XB21 Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Blue - SRSXB21/Ll (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$49.95
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony SRS-XB31 Portable Wireless Bluetoot...Sony SRS-XB31 Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black - SRSXB31/B (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$89.99
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony Compact and Portable Waterproof Wir...Sony Compact and Portable Waterproof Wireless Speaker with Extra BASS - Lilac
Amazon logo
$49.95
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Red - ...Sony Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Red - SRS-XB12
Amazon logo
$39.99
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony Wireless Portable Bluetooth Speaker...Sony Wireless Portable Bluetooth Speaker (XB10) with Extra Bass & Water-Resistance Design (Black) + USB Charging Cable + Wall Adapter + Aux Cable + HeroFiber Ultra Gentle Cleaning Cloth
Amazon logo
$49.95

Design

1.driver unit size
?

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Audio Pro Living LV2e

203mm

46mm

2.drivers count
?

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.

Best

Vifa Stockholm 2.0

8

1

3.control panel placed on a device
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There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.

Sony SRS-XB12
4.volume
?

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

58.75cm³

534.77cm³

5.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sony SRS-XB12
6.Is dustproof and water-resistant
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The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.

Sony SRS-XB12

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency
?

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

Best

Samsung WAM750

8Hz

20Hz

2.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

For example

Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2

Sony SRS-XB12
3.is an active speaker
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An amplifier is integrated into the device. An audio amplifier takes a small signal and makes it bigger without making any other changes in it which results in better sound, so any sound source can be connected to speakers.

For example

Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2

Sony SRS-XB12
4.has a subwoofer
?

Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.

For example

Amazon Echo Studio

Sony SRS-XB12
5.Has a passive radiator
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A passive radiator is a type of driver (speaker) that doesn't have a voice coil and a magnet. The sound vibrations produced by a passive radiator depend on its mass and the size of its enclosure. It is usually used in combination with a woofer to produce deep bass tones.

Sony SRS-XB12
6.highest frequency
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The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Bose SoundLink Air

60000Hz

20000Hz

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Sony SRS-XB12
2.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

WOWee One Slim

0.5h

4h

3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

For example

Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2

Sony SRS-XB12
4.Battery life
?

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Lava Brightsounds 2

36h

16h

5.has wireless charging
?

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

Bose SoundLink Micro

Sony SRS-XB12
6.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Audio Pro Addon C3

Sony SRS-XB12

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Google Nest Mini

5

4.2

2.maximum Bluetooth range
?

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.

Best

Sol Republic Deck

91m

10m

3.has an AUX input
?

An auxiliary input allows you to play other audio sources by connecting them through a simple audio connection like a 3.5mm jack, i.e for MP3 or portable DVD/CD player.

Sony SRS-XB12
4.Has Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Google Nest Mini

Sony SRS-XB12
5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Sony SRS-XB12
6.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

For example

Sony SRS-XB501G

Sony SRS-XB12

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Sony SRS-XB12
2.has a mute function
?

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

For example

Amazon Echo Studio

Sony SRS-XB12
3.Has voice prompts
?

With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

Sony SRS-XB12
4.has voice commands
?

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Sony SRS-XB12
5.has a sleep timer
?

A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

For example

Bose SoundLink Micro

Sony SRS-XB12
6.Has a radio
?

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

For example

Sony SRS-XB501G

Sony SRS-XB12

Price comparison

Sony SRS-XB12

ProductStorePrice
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony SRS-XB12 Extra Bass Portable Blueto...Sony SRS-XB12 Extra Bass Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black) with Hardshell Carrying Case Bundle
Amazon logo
$59.99
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony XB10 Portable Wireless Speaker with...Sony XB10 Portable Wireless Speaker with Bluetooth, Blue
Amazon logo
$39.99
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony SRS-XB12/B Extra Bass Portable Blue...Sony SRS-XB12/B Extra Bass Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black) Stereo Pair Bundle (2 Speakers, Left/Right Channel) with Travel Cases and 10ft Mobile AUX Cable
Amazon logo
$118.00
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony SRS-XB21 Portable Wireless Bluetoot...Sony SRS-XB21 Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Blue - SRSXB21/Ll (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$49.95
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony SRS-XB31 Portable Wireless Bluetoot...Sony SRS-XB31 Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black - SRSXB31/B (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$89.99
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony Compact and Portable Waterproof Wir...Sony Compact and Portable Waterproof Wireless Speaker with Extra BASS - Lilac
Amazon logo
$49.95
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Red - ...Sony Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Red - SRS-XB12
Amazon logo
$39.99
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony Wireless Portable Bluetooth Speaker...Sony Wireless Portable Bluetooth Speaker (XB10) with Extra Bass & Water-Resistance Design (Black) + USB Charging Cable + Wall Adapter + Aux Cable + HeroFiber Ultra Gentle Cleaning Cloth
Amazon logo
$49.95

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