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Sony SRS-X88

Sony SRS-X88
alaScore 92

162 reviews

Aug, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 162 reviews of Sony SRS-X88. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. People really like the size. The design also gets good feedback. There are some critical opinions about the price. There are some mixed comments about the reliability.

usability, design, size


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Sony SRS-X88 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 92/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Danny Phillips (

Sony SRS-X88


Sony's SRS-X88 is a wireless speaker from the same family of multiroom audio products as the impressive HT-XT3 soundbase. It's one of three Wi-Fi/Bluetooth speakers in Sony's latest range, sitting below the top-end SRS-X99 (£599) but above the portable...

Elegant design and sturdy build ; Loads of streaming features ; Nicely balanced sound with punchy bass and clear detail ; Easy to set up and use

Lacks excitement ; Narrow listening area ; Expensive

Oct, 2015

Expert review by : What Hi-Fi? (

Sony SRS-X88 review


A talented wireless speaker bursting with features and a powerful, weighty sound...

Spacious and detailed sound ; Good amount of bass weight ; Potential for multi-room use

Lacks some body and warmth to mid-range – especially vocals ; Falls short of competitors rhythmically

You'll know when someone's switched on a Sony SRS-X88; it has a sound befitting its muscular stature.

Jan, 2016

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Sony SRS-X88 review

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Sony promises that the SRS-X88 can serve up superior sound, but did this wireless speaker impress our audio experts enough to become a Best Buy? We sent the wireless speaker off to the test lab to find out more.

Jul, 2016

Expert review by : Jonathan Margolis (

Sony SRS-X88


An understated system with gloriously expansive sound

Mar, 2016

Expert review by : Jonas Ekelund (

Sony SRS-X88


Til tross for at Sony X88 er fullspekket med finesser, er den lett å bruke, og låter fantastisk.

Mange tilkoblinger inklusiv Google Cast! Enkel håndtering og bra app. Dynamisk og klar lyd for alle musikkstiler

Har ikke dypbassen som større høyttalere kan prestere

Sonys X-serie slår til igjen, og drar med seg enda en gevinst hjem. Den eneste svakheten hos X88 er at den ikke kan gi samme dypbass som større høyttalere. Men ellers gjør den det meste riktig. Den er pen i sin enkelhet, og takket være appen er den...

Expert review by : Jonas Ekelund (

Test av Sony SRS-X88


Trots att Sony X88 är fullspäckad med finesser är den lätt att använda och låter fantastiskt.

Många anslutningar inklusive Google Cast! Enkel hantering och bra app. Dynamiskt och klart ljud för alla musikstilar.

Har inte djupbasen som större högtalare kan prestera.

Sonys X-serie slår till igen och sopar hem ännu en vinst. Den enda svagheten hos X88 är att den inte klarar samma djupbas som större högtalare. Men annars gör den det mesta rätt. Den är snygg i sin enkelhet och tack vare appen är den enkel att hantera....

Sep, 2016

Expert review by : Tim Bijker (

De Sony SRS-X88 is een leuke verrassing in het hoekje van de kamer


Kleine onopvallende luidspreker met erg veel mogelijkheden maar vooral een vol geluid. Luisterplezier voor iedereen. Van USB-stick, PC-USB of een ouderwets 3,5 mm kabeltje als input tot de meest uiteenlopende streamopties zoals Airplay, Chromecast,...

Geluidskwaliteit Afwerking Helder en krachtig geluid Krachtige bass Fantastische connectiviteit Compatibel met een groot aantal bestandsformaten Steunt Google Cast Ruim en gedetailleerd geluid Apple AirPlay en Spotify Connect Mogelijkheid voor...

Magneet voor vingerafdrukken De app mist elke re??le belangstelling Soundstage mist diepgang

May, 2016

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Sony SRS-X88


Niet echt. Een expertscore lager dan een 7 betekent dat Sony SRS-X88minder dan gemiddeld scoort. Er zijn dus duidelijk meer Draadloze speakers die beter worden beoordeeld door de deskundigen. Check de ranglijst voor een beter beoordeelde Draadloze...

Geluidskwaliteit ; Afwerking ; Krachtige bass ; Fantastische connectiviteit ; Compatibel met een groot aantal bestandsformaten ; Steunt Google Cast

Sound stage mist diepgang ; Magneet voor vingerafdrukken ; De app mist elke reële belangstelling

Consumer review (

Great musically,poor connection


As a speaker this x88 is great,sonically excellent and beautifully made.However even hard wired to the router the link light constantly flashes and the connection to AirPlay and Spotify connect is lost.Everything else has no problem keeping a...

Mar, 2016

Consumer review (

Sony srs x88


Fantastic piece of kit,multiple choice of connection options all work well ,although I find Google cast works best for me,I have a Bose sound link lll and my sony srs x88 has a better sound all-round.

Feb, 2016

Product Specifications


Colour of product:Black