The Sony Music App has a good selection of lighting options. SRS-XB33 25/08/2020 by Flappy_asdf (United Kingdom). This Sony SRS-XB33 is an excellent portable speaker with an outstanding sound, and cool lighting feature. So back home I plug in and pair my new speaker and I realized how rich is the sound and it is powerful ! Then came the real surprise -Music Center app: The speaker also has the ability to let you answer a phone call and be used as a speaker phone over Bluetooth, again a feature that would be possibly rarely used but useful it it happens. I really enjoyed this feature as it enhances the experience of your Smartphone. which is handy if you want to make a few tweaks to the sound profile. Jay. Waterproof. Pros: Strong, sculpted audio performance with rich bass depth and crisp highs. Talking of which pressing the battery button on the rear panel and holding it for at least 3 seconds switches on the light mode of the speaker, resulting in a "disco type" light display on the speaker which appears to be influenced by rhythm and bass sound - not something I'd use a lot but nice for "the youngsters" in a party situation. I find it easy to connect devices by Bluetooth and a female voice tells you when you have done so. Future US, Inc. 11 West 42nd Street, 15th Floor, We recommend visiting our Global website to locate local stores and dealers in your region. I got this Sony Extra Bass speaker to use while we are camping. Thank you so much for recommending our XB33 and for trusting Sony! We certainly found that to be the case while listening through Muse's discography. Thanks for choosing Sony! Hi TWH6966, We're glad you love the sound quality of your XB33. It is a great speaker its crystal clear and is extremely loud and it doesn't get distorted at all I would highly recommend it to others, Hi joe926, Thank you for the 5-star rating! EXTRA BASS™ performance creates clear, full sound with up to 24 hours of battery life. Thank you so much for choosing our XB33 and for choosing Sony! Hi Weihs, Thank you for purchasing and sharing this awesome review of your Sony XB33 speaker! Unboxing you're presented with the speaker, a quick set up guide, warranty card and USB A to USB C charging cable. It pairs up with bluetooth on my phone without any issues and is easy to navigate. We did all of this so you can have fun without fear of damaging your new XB33! You can also enhance your party by customizing the lighting and flashing strobe lights with the Fiestable app. All Mobile, Tablets & Smart Devices products. Even at top volume the sound is awesome. There's a choice of four color schemes too, with the option of  Black, Red, Blue, and Cream, and it's likely that specific colors may see different price drops over time. ~Earl, SRS-XB33 17/06/2020 by Mike Scranlin (USA). Thank you for purchasing the Sony XB33 speaker. Amazon Echo (3rd Gen) $99.99 Get the detailed list of specifications for the Sony SRS-XB33 & see which Wireless Speakers fit your needs. Overall, it's a great speaker. The sound is deep and rich with no shortage of bass in addition to the already mentioned sound qualities. Where the Sony SRS-XB33 really shines is its app support. ~Earl. It is small enough to take anywhere (also very light) and loud enough to have at a backyard BBQ. Whack the volume up high and the battery life goes down, as with any speaker; similarly, constantly having a light show playing will cause the battery life to plummet. I can also see the benefit of having a couple of these units throughout the house all playing the same music when connected together or different music when used individually. awesome bass mids & highs. Overall, the Sony SRS-XB33 performs admirably as a bass-heavy party-focused speaker. I'm still new to using it so I have a lot more to learn about it. Many speakers at this price don't even offer one app so the flexibility of using two apps is a neat bonus, even if the Fiestable app looks rather dated. The ends of the speaker unit have been designed with this in mind which still allows the bass to be effectively emitted from the active side radiators when standing on its side. Giving you the freedom to party wherever, whenever. So, it's a situational battery life estimate, but that's to be expected from any wireless device. Giving you the freedom to party wherever, whenever. Fabulous !! Look, I am a software developer, and my gut tells me that this speaker's firmware runs a post-connection evaluation that checks the connected device's make, model, OS, and version. A great replacement for your old speaker indeed. At certain times and settings background music was required and I found that by switching off the LIVE SOUND mode and activating the STAMINA mode delivered this superbly. I like the lights especially when I'm in the dark relaxing with my music and the lights can easily be turned off if needed by holding the light button for a few seconds. -EXTRA BASS sound with LIVE SOUND & STAMINA modes: Have ambient lights on or off while listing Regards,David, SRSXB33/B 06/07/2020 by Paulievooo (USA) Verified Purchaser Verified, If you are thinking about getting a cool high quality speaker this is the product for you has good sound production and very portable, Hi Paulievooo, Awesome! Downloading the Music Center app allows you to select your favorite playlists, cue the next song, or change lighting patterns and sound modes of the unit- this will surely enhance your experience! It looks like JavaScript is disabled in your browser. There's also something about the bassy tone that doesn't entirely lend itself to calmer instrumental pieces, particularly at high volumes. Some of those effects are a little gimmicky but we don't blame you if you want to mess around with them after a few drinks. Giving you the freedom to party wherever, whenever. However they are very difficult to navigate without looking because they are small and close together. Bought this for our family trips as we navigate Covid. The ports are located in an easily accessible compartment in the back panel tightly covered by a rubber lid. I only used it for what it was for and basic internet surfing . That's because it's waterproof (IP67), rustproof, dustproof, and even saltwater-resistant. The SRS-XB33 combines a tough, durable design with long battery life, deep bass sound, and flashing lights. Hi Redott88,Awesome! These let you adjust both the sound and visual output of the speaker with a mini equaliser and several preset options for the lighting. Plan accordingly. Out of the box, I had this speaker connected to my Iphone 6s and my Sony Walkman NW-A40 Series mp3 player in seconds. I connected this with multiple devices from phone, desktop computer, and PS Vita, it seems to works fine with a variety of devices, however... 4.0. The back of the unit has 2 USB ports - one a type A which can used to charge your device as this speaker doubles as a battery pack, the other a type C connection for charging the speaker itself. But there’s more I received this about a week ago now. Previously it played my music on my phone via a Multiply patched cable through my ancient but top We're not convinced. The XB33 combines a tough, durable design with long battery life, deep bass sound, and flashing lights. I was slightly disappointed by the fact that the Secondary USB Port (Smartphone charging) did not support USB Flash Drive MP3 playback but considering the product I understand why this was decided as part of the design. Thanks for choosing Sony! ~Earl. Turn it back down though and this problem is far less apparent. The lights had a party feel to any music playing or if you don’t want them on there easy to turn There is a "Live" button, which, when used appears to give a wider stereo sound which I prefer, so mainly I use the speaker with this turned on all the time. Dual passive radiators work together with full-range speakers to enhance low-end tones, giving bass a boost. Crystal clear sound, a rather impressive bass and a very strong bluetooth signal that can easily pass through an entire house plus 1 floor! I had this for a few weeks now and I am so glad I got this one. To your favourite tunes there’s also a charging port on the back if you need to charge your mobile phone which is really handy if you are out an about and the speaker battery has a 24H It sounds great! The instructions are easy to understand and straight forward. Hi Tsch,Waterproof, dustproof, and shockproof, the SRS-XB33 combines tough design with a long-lasting battery, so there are no more limits to enjoying music festival sound.Regards,David, SRSXB33/B 06/11/2020 by GrandmaLisa (USA). This speaker unit delivers incredible sound quality for its size. With that said, I have to say that when I take the XB33 out on its own, I don't notice too much difference between the two. You can tell it is made of good quality and will last. It certainly won't steal focus from your decor, either. This Speaker connect to any smart telly and can be used to enhance the sound Very easy to connect, the sound is awesome with the right amount of bass. Thank you so much for choosing our XB33 and for choosing Sony! There you will find cool new ways to control your new XB33. The RGB lights add to the experience, making your audio feel more alive. The stereo sound is fine, Live Mode helps enhance the stereoization, but your ears need to be at just the right spot to hear it. is what I actually said. Saltwater-resistance is a particularly nice touch when you consider you may want to take this portable speaker to the beach at some point. Thank you so much for choosing Sony!~Ralph. Thanks for choosing Sony.~Ralph. The buttons on the to of the speaker feature slightly recessed plastic symbols that are easy to feel around, although not entirely clear to see in reduced light conditions. The lights are also a nice touch. I think it is a brilliant idea to design this speaker with the added functionality of serving as a power source enabling Smartphone charging by means of a secondary USB Port. This was another feature I really enjoyed - making and receiving phone calls, making and receiving Watsapp calls and listening to Watsapp Voice Notes in between listening to my music. Super easy to connect to my phone. The lighting patterns and colours can also be adjusted or customised using either of the Sony Music Center or Fiestable apps. The sound clarity is further emphasised and the available power exploded into the room to a whole different level. I would recommend this absolutely. This Sony SRS-XB33 is an excellent portable speaker with an outstanding sound, and cool lighting feature. Weighing just over 1kg / 2.2lbs, it's easy enough to hold in one hand as you take it between rooms or on your travels. It also appears to maintain connection to more than one device at a time - so I was able to have phone and Walkman connected, play a track on Walkman and then select and start a track on my phone - the new selection was actively transmitted to the speaker unit and the first device put into pause/stop mode - pressing play on that device switched so that track was then heard over the speaker - not sure if this is an intended feature but would be useful in a party situation? Downloading Sony Music Center covers music playing options and the ability to update the speaker. Led light are cool and adjustable. If you're looking for a quality speaker at a good price, this is a good choice. Sony reckons the Sony SRS-XB33 will last up to 24 hours on battery charge. It's not too crazy like some other speakers, so I'm sure it draws very minimal power. The colours are great and the lit-up speakers are visible through the mesh and it looks phenomenal. 1 This product is also known as SRS-XB33/BC E, SRS-XB33/LC E, SRS-XB33/RC E; 2 Actual colour and dimension may differ from the screen image. - Romeo. The two apps Music center and Fiestable apps suggested on the back of the box works well but you have to install the Music center app in order to get the fiestable app to work with this bluetooth speaker. This bluetooth speaker is very easy to use and manage I connect it to my laptop a lot so I can save battery on my phone and I enjoy it. Erin. The Sony SRS-XB33 is a straight up portable Bluetooth speaker. You want strong bass Hi MotorGTO,Awesome! SRS-XB33 15/08/2020 by Buck61 (United Kingdom). Pairing to my phone which I had already installed the app on could not have been easier. Sony, EXTRA BASS and its logos are trademarks of Sony Corporation. It was extremely easy to hook to my smartphone and use. I love having it on live sound it sounds so much better with that extra bass. XB33 EXTRA BASS™ PORTABLE BLUETOOTH® SPEAKER. It's so cool watching it. We are glad you love your new Sony portable speaker, sonytony69. I'd certainly recommend it to someone looking for a bluetooth speaker, SRS-XB33 26/08/2020 by Mark (United Kingdom). At one point my carpeted floor was vibrating!! I was quite impressed with the sound quality, it was very well balanced and the voices are heard clearly especially with the Live Mode on. Featuring a 24 hour battery life, RGB lighting around it, and IP67 support, makes it brilliant. SRS-XB33 10/09/2020 by Cheeky chappie (United Kingdom), Only bought yesterday but I’d had a play with in John Lewis wow. © Maybe because the Sony Music App doesn't work on older versions of iOS, maybe Sony developers were too lazy to make it work, who knows. Something that is really useful, is the USB-A port at the back to charge a phone. Reduced Price. You will receive a verification email shortly. Thank you so much for an amazing review! Very clear and loud. So on opening the box you find the speaker and a charging cable LED Lighting: Thank you so much for choosing our XB33 and for choosing Sony! This is a nice to have feature to use in the future where circumstances call for the need of more sound power! I found the XB33 very easy to use. There is also a normal USB socket which can be used if a phone or Walkman runs out of "juice" - using the supplied charge leads will take an emergency charge from the speaker unit to get you out of a tight spot? Rugged to a quite impressive degree for the price, the Sony SRS-XB33 is waterproof (IP67), rustproof, dustproof, saltwater resistant and shockproof up to 1.2m / 3.9ft. Thanks for choosing Sony! Two apps? The sound is amazing. Giving you the freedom to party wherever, whenever. Giving you the freedom to party wherever, whenever. The SRS-XB33 combines a tough, durable design with long battery life, deep bass sound, and flashing lights. We're really thrilled to hear you are happy with the superb sound quality, stylish design, party light function, and features of this speaker. And it’s salt water resistant if you take it to the beach and dust proof ip67 rated, SRS-XB33 26/08/2020 by davenray (United Kingdom), So my first impression when my speaker arrived was the weight. Not just any speaker gets added to my collection, the speaker has to be special in some way - and deliver decent sound at the same time. I love this speaker! Hello Antony Voi, Thank you so much for the very in depth review of our new XB33 speaker! Sony news in your inbox. I bought this speaker because my old JBL Charge 3 portable speaker already bit the dust, so it was time for a new one. Only problem we had was connecting it to our phones, took a bit but we did eventually get it! To get the full experience on Sony.com, please change your settings to allow JavaScript. I needed reminding that this is a waterproof, dust proof & shockproof Bluetooth wireless speaker unit - having an exposed USB Port would defeat the purpose of making it waterproof & dust proof. One of the main purposes of Bluetooth as a wireless communication protocol is to be device-agnostic. Good as all other Sony products I have. The Sony SRS-XB33 doesn't look particularly special when you pull it out of the box, but it turns out that looks can be deceiving. Waterproof, dustproof, and shockproof, the SRS-XB33 combines tough design with a long-lasting battery, so there are no more limits to enjoying music festival sound. With Black Friday and Cyber Monday creeping up, discounts seem reasonably likely already. With rich and vibrant bass, we really love how much the Sony SRS-XB33 fills the room. This is an absolutely amazing speaker and if you've been thinking about getting one, do it. The sound is great and there is plenty of volume when you need it. Show More Deals. All in all, I found this speaker easy to use with my devices, with good features and excellent sound quality. Instead of buying 1 I purchased 2 XB33's. Thank you for choosing SONY. Bought this a month ago at Target. In our time using it, we found that estimate plummets if you're playing around extensively with the light show or you turn up the volume. Thank you so much for the perfect star rating and for sharing your wonderful experience with the XB33 EXTRA BASS™ Portable BLUETOOTH® Speaker! The battery seems to last a long time. It also has a speaker phone fiction. IT IS ALSO WATERPROOF, I am currently trying to hook it up to my Google Android with google assistant 50 inch 4k phillips tv as a source of internet which i also bought the chromecast as well, Hi Bluefasty8291,We're glad that you're having a great time using the amazing features of the speaker. Thanks for choosing Sony.~Ralph, I bought this four days ago and fully charged battery gets me only a hour and half of music, Hi Chris1514,We are so sorry to hear you are having issues with your new speaker- This is definitely not the news that we would like to hear. We're glad to hear that you love your new XB33 EXTRA BASS™ Portable BLUETOOTH® Speaker. I love everything about this bluetooth speaker it's a great quality speaker built to last a lifetime. We always appreciate customers who take the time to give us their feedback and we are glad that XB33 suits your needs. We're glad to hear you're enjoying the quick and easy setup. We … https://www.sony.net/electronicsRegards,David. Overall though, personally I find the quality of sound superb. It does a fairly good job of maintaining clarity and clearness at higher volumes, which we certainly appreciated – though we'd like to hear a little more detail in the trebles. Then came the activation of the LIVE SOUND mode... 'as if the sound could not get any better', I thought to myself! Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Excellent sound quality for its size. Reduced Price. Not overly heavy but reassuringly heavy -Sam. With IP67 support, I never have to worry about this beast becoming wet dusty or dirty! It's lightly entertaining, and seems to have a good algorithm for detecting tempo. Please deactivate your ad blocker in order to see our subscription offer, We check over 130 million products every day for the best prices, Microsoft promises to replenish Xbox Series X stock ‘as quickly’ as it can, PS5 restock tracker update: Sony Direct sells out fast, but there’s hope for tomorrow, Where to buy PS5: all the latest updates as more restock dates rumored, Samsung Galaxy S21 cameras show up in first real world photo leak, Lorries carrying PS5 stock are being hit by gangs in the UK, Qual è il software più piratato al mondo? Puts out and the bass is really good Connecting my Walkman was even easier - I enabled NFC (near field connection) on the device and then held it over the "N" symbol on the top panel - the unit informed me verbally that Bluetooth connection had been made! With the two lights in the tweeters it looks like Johnny 5 from Star Wars and so we nick named it Sony 5. I am so happy with this unit from Sony that I’m actually writing a review which I’ve never done. Great product. It simply makes you feel better, no matter what you're listening to. Read Sony SRS-XB33 Review. Hi GrandmaLisa,Wow! ... Sony SRS-XB33. NY 10036. Good to know you like the rich bass, IP67 water, and dustproof design, powerful sound, user-friendly settings, and adjustable lighting feature of the speaker. Sony Xb33 Extra Bass&Trade;... Littlewoods. -Fiestable app: When you turn it on, the lights are synchronized to the music and turn on and off to the song's beat, it is such a super cool feature. The SRS-XB33 combines a tough, durable design with a long battery life, deep bass sound and flashing lights. The best of what Sony has to offer on iOS or Android. I was smiling ear to ear! Hi LomaAmma, we're glad you like our product. This could in fact come in very handy when being stranded somewhere remotely with a flat Smartphone battery. Controls on the top are simple, power on/off, blue-tooth, play/pause, volume up/down and a 'Live' mode button which doubles as a stamina mode enabler for when the battery is running low. Ita great to use in the shower and because it's waterproof, I dont worry about it messing up. -Party Connect - Connect up to 100 units: Gets loud for its size. Reproduction in whole or in part without written permission is prohibited. I found the sound to be clear and pure and it really packs a punch when you turn the volume. Giving you the freedom to party wherever, whenever. -X-Balanced Speaker Unit for clear, powerful sound: As a major plus the unit also lights up by the clever use of multicolour leds which change with the beat and turn your room, or wherever your using it into a bit of a disco! Unfortunately the newest version was now in mono, and I wanted something with stereo, that had the same build quality, and bass. The Sony SRS-XB33 boasts a powerful sound, deep punchy bass, and decent clarity, and we can't fault it too much. My friends have already shown much interest in this speaker unit and being able to meet up and connect multiple speaker units together in the future would be great. I also found myself drawn to the Taupe color, and it seems this color is kind of hard to come by. SRS-XB33 25/08/2020 by Flyfisherman (United Kingdom). Build quality is up there it’s solid and it Better than the sony. If you hesitate between 33 or 43 for the power, I can tell that my dining room/kitchen/living room is an open space and it was more than enough to fill the room with an xb33 ! The speaker chargers over USB-C which is very convenient. Yes, I strongly recommend this Bluetooth speaker. Moving up the chain to the Sony SRS-XB33 or SRS-XB43 are sure to bring even better performance and probably do sound as good or better than the competition. At the time the music playback is seamlessly and automatically paused and the audio of either the call or the voice note enabled. Out of Sony’s new portable bluetooth speaker line up for 2020, I think the new XB33 has gotten the all around best upgrade. This speaker is amazing. I love the lights that go to the beat of the song. Design-wise, the focus of the Sony SRS-XB33 is on robustness. So many amazing feature the possibilities are endless!! When I arrived I was pleasantly surprised at just how cute the XB33 is, especially when it's sitting next to the XB43. The Sony SRS-XB33 has surprisingly potent sound for its size. And with up to 24 hours of battery life, the party will continue. I was struck at how good my music sounded when especially using the speaker unit in the bathroom and kitchen. The control of the lights with the app is a great feature that adds to the fun. Under that fairly average exterior, this Bluetooth speaker comes with fun LED lighting and, more importantly, plenty of power when it comes to music playback. I've had it for a few weeks now, typically use it a few hrs a day and I've only had to charge it twice so the battery life is quite long. I am really loving my new toy!! Battery Life: Thank you so much for the 5-stars review and feedback! Run time the speaker was easy to set up straightforward enough usability is good there are 3 buttons on the back of the speaker with a waterproof cover you can control the speaker with the buttons or use the Sony app to use some functions all in all great bit of kit Hi Kalynn7,Very nice! If you haven't yet, downloading the Music Center app allows you to select your favorite playlists, cue the next song, or change lighting patterns and sound modes of the unit- this will surely enhance your experience! At home and unboxed, the XB33's are even more adorable than they were in the store, I actually started to think that they weigh so much less than the XB43's and even seem to weigh less than the original XB30's that they couldn't sound all that good, so I charged them up, updated the firmware and fired them up and well, Wow! The LED lighting is a neat feature. My BIG gripe is that this speaker does NOT work with older iPod Touch devices that are stuck on 9.X or lower. There was a problem. In the $75 to $150 realm, we’re fans of the $140 JBL Charge 4 and $150 Sony SRS-XB33. Pair on your fun and it will just start ripping through everything. As a party speaker primarily, the Sony SRS-XB33 lacks the finer features of a more home-focused speaker such as a microphone or voice assistant support, but that doesn't feel like an issue, because Sony has focused on one core aim for this device – being the highlight of the party. My gut said "No" but I wanted at least 1 SRS-XB33 so that I could use the Party Chain feature (I have 2 of the SRS-XB43's). Live Sound aims to create a three-dimensional sound effect and it mostly works well. As one would expect from a party speaker, the bass is big and powerful thanks to the speaker's dual passive radiators and Sony's use of Extra Bass which mostly translates to, well, extra bass. It's all suitably bold and loud, and just what you want when creating a party atmosphere. Downloading the Music Center app allows you to select your favorite playlists, cue the next song, or change lighting patterns and sound modes of the unit- this will definitely enhance your experience! 5 Services availability depends on region. I am really impressed how a small box has so much power. The ability to answer phone calls and use it as a speaker phone is great, especially during this time when so many people are doing virtual meetings. Don't forget to try the LIVE sound button to experience a concert like in your home. We'll surely take note of all your inputs as we always strive to make this a better experience. As soon as I took the speaker out of the box I could feel it was solid and designed to be moved around. I am a huge bluetooth speaker fan - Seriously, I collect them like some people collect shoes! This is, by far, the best bluetooth speaker I've ever had! Thank you so much MrSteve! The XB01 and cute sibling, the XB12 (pictured) represent the smallest and … Erin, SRSXB33/B 30/10/2020 by Jojomaria04 (USA). But hard-coding the speaker to kick off "unsupported" devices that it can clearly communicate with is lame. Thank you for choosing. Was looking for something for my hotel room when traveling that had good sound and decent bass. Using the Sony SRS-XB33 is simple enough. This speaker makes everyone else put there little speakers away. After removing it from the stylish packaging and reading through all the simple to understand and straightforward user guides - taking a closer look at it while charging the battery, my first impressions of its design, manufacture and workmanship was that it looks and feels Sleek, Durable, Compact & Modern and that it speaks of Quality. Thank you for choosing Sony!Regards,David. The SRS-XB33 combines a tough, durable design with long battery life, deep bass sound, and flashing lights. Now, to get to the most important features and the best according to my opinion! The minute I got this speaker I fell in love with the sound of it. Great base sound! Just what I expected from Sony! The sound is great with the ability to turn on 'Live' mode which gives a little bit more oomph, however I found to get the most from it, it's recommended to download the Sony Music Centre and Fiestable apps. My young daughter and I have dance parties with the lights flashing and blinking along with the music. Thank you for choosing SONY. Competitively priced, the only thing we truly wish for is some slightly better looks. Alongside that is Fiestable which controls lighting effects and allows you to add DJ-style audio. Where the speaker would maybe disappoint some people would be the "extra bass." This little speaker packs a serious punch, it plays extremely loudly, has good lows, mids and highs, (no small feat considering there are no tweeters, just 2 of the new not quite round drivers in each of the enclosures, along with 2 passive radiators). Giving you the freedom to party wherever, whenever. Hi aleruval, Thank you for giving the product a perfect rating! The party connect lets you add extra speakers which is ideal for different rooms at any party. Thanks for choosing Sony! On my old speaker, I often used the control buttons without looking because the buttons were larger, more spaced out, and more protruding, which meant it was easy to feel the difference between each button and use without looking. The exterior is rock solid, and should be able to withstand small bumps and drops. You can also enhance your party by customizing line lighting and flashing strobe lights with the Fiestable app. One deals with the basic settings of the speaker, while the other lets you unleash your inner DJ, allowing you to adjust the LED lights and even set them to sync up with the beat. I bought this for my husband and I. The sound is super clear and the bass hits like a full size speaker. So first off an overnight charge and a read through the paperwork We're thrilled to hear you're enjoying the overall sound quality and portability of the unit which is a great companion when traveling. I should go get one more just for back up. Reviews. None of this matters if the audio quality is poor and fortunately, the Sony SRS-XB33 performs well here. Keep your eyes peeled for models from Ultimate Ears, JBL, and Anker, which are likely to be heavily discounted. 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