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Sony SRS-XB40

Sony SRS-XB40
alaScore 97

96 reviews

Mar, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 96 reviews of Sony SRS-XB40. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Speakers for all reviews. People are impressed by the usability. The design is also mentioned favorably, but many are negative about the reliability and price.

size, design, usability

price, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Speakers the Sony SRS-XB40 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 97/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Trevor Long (

Sony SRS-XB40 Bluetooth Speaker Review: The lights of the party


Last time you pulled the Bluetooth speaker out to entertain your guests all they got was sound right? Sony's stepping things up a gear with the new SRS-XB40 speaker with lights and sound! At $299 it's in the premium end of the small portable Bluetooth...

Product Specifications


Frequency range:20 - 20000


Colour of product:Black / Blue / Red
International Protection (IP) code:IPX5
Product Type:Mono / Mono portable speaker
Protection features:Water Resistant
Volume Control:Digital


USB connector type:USB Type-A


Audio output channels:2.0
Driver diameter:6.1
Number of drivers:2
Number of Speakers:1

Other features

USB Connectivity:Y

Packaging Content

Warranty card:Y


Built-In Microphone:Y
Hands-free mode:Y
On/off switch:Y
Recommended usage:Universal

Ports & interfaces

Bluetooth profiles:A2DP,AVRCP,HFP,HSP
Bluetooth range:10
Bluetooth version:4.2
Connectivity Technology:Wired & Wireless
Frequency range:2.4
Near Field Communication (NFC):Y
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB charging port:Y
USB Connectivity:Y
USB connector type:USB Type-A
Wireless Technology:NFC/Bluetooth


Battery life (max):24
Battery Type:Built-in
Power Consumption (Standby):0.5
Power source type:Battery

Technical Details

Wireless Connection:Y

Weight & Dimensions

Height :100