Sony SRS-XB13 Extra Bass Speakers Launched in India: Sony has launched its new portable Bluetooth speaker SRS-XB13 Extra Bass in India. Its specialty is that it has an IP67 rating for dust and water resistance. The IP67 rating means that the device can be dropped in 1 meter deep water for up to half an hour. Currently this speaker is available online in India at Amazon, Flipkart stores and offline at Sony centers and other major retailers.
The price of SRS-XB13 Extra Bass in the Indian market is Rs 3,990. It will compete with other budget wireless speakers in the market. However, it is smaller in size than other speakers. Its rival has a dual speaker setup, but Sony relies on its brand identity.
The speakers will be available on both online and offline stores. Apart from Sony’s own online and offline exclusive stores, it will also be available at major multi-brand retailers.
As mentioned earlier, it has got an IP67 rating for dust and water resistance, making it a good option for taking out like camping, pool party. It can also be kept in water for some time. The speaker cannot be damaged by water splash or rain. Its radiator sonic does the signature music.
Talking about the connectivity options of the Sony SRS-XB13 Extra Bass speakers, it also includes Bluetooth 4.2 with SBC and AAC Bluetooth codecs. It also has Google Fast Pair support. With its inbuilt microphone, it can be used as a hands free unit when the connected phone is on call. It can be charged via USB Type C port. The weight of the speakers is only 253 grams. It has a single 46mm speaker driver, which is claimed to last up to 16 hours on a single charge. This speaker comes in six color options – Light Blue, Powder Blue, Black, Pink, Yellow and Taupe.