Sound

Speaker Type
2.1 ch
Speaker Size
Satellite Speaker(x2): 45 mm, Subwoofer: 4.92"
Sound Modes
LIVE SOUND, EXTRA BASS™, Standard

Size & Weight

Dimensions (W x H x D)
Approx. 9 1/4” x 9” x 8 3/8”
Weight
Approx. 6 lb 14 oz

Voice Assistant

COMPATIBLE VOICE ASSISTANT SERVICE
Google Assistant

Wireless Connections

Wi-Fi
Yes
NFC
Yes

Bluetooth

Communication System
Version 4.2
Max. Communication Range
Approx. 98 ft
Compatible Profiles
A2DP / AVRCP
Supported Codecs
SBC / AAC
Frequency Transmission Range
20 Hz-20,000 Hz (44.1 kHz sampling)
Frequency Range
2.4 GHz band

Wi-Fi®

Wi-Fi Specifications
IEEE802.11 a / b / g / n

Application

COMPATIBLE SMARTPHONE APPS
Sony | Music Center

General Features

Battery Life
Approx.16 hours (Standard mode / Lighting off) Approx.12 hours (EXTRA BASS mode / Lighting on)
Internal Rechargeable Battery
Internal rechargeable, AC Adapter, USB-Type-C™
Water Protection
IP65
Power Consumption
Approx. 15W

Color Options

black

What's In The Box

  • AC Power Adapter: AC-M1215UC
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Features

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Feel every beat 

Get the party going with your EXTRA BASS™ speaker. The subwoofer works together with two satellite speakers to enhance low-end tones and give bass a boost. 

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Just say the word and get the party started

Ask for your favorite tune, then let the good times roll with LIVE SOUND mode.

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Just like being there

Cleverly angled speakers and DSP technology send your music to a wider area. We call it LIVE SOUND and it gives you a three-dimensional sound experience just like you were at a music festival or concert venue. The blue lines show how LIVE SOUND mode sends your music to a wider area

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Mica-Reinforced Cellular speaker cone

The rigid and lightweight Mica-Reinforced Cellular (MRC) speaker cone reduces distortion.

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Optimized sub-woofer

Two layers of MRC cones on the sub-woofer deliver powerful low-frequency sound with enhanced low-end tones.

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Angled satellite speaker

Efficiently spread the sound across a wider area.

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Rounded form

The solid, bass-centric form minimizes vibrations and decreases sound interference.

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Light up the party

There’s no fun without party lights. The SRS-XB501G is a speaker with lights that sync to the beat, including line lights that go around the speaker, a speaker light and a flashing strobe.

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Add extra speakers, without extra wires

With Chromecast built-in, you can sync up multiple speakers, so everyone dances to the same beat.

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Easy control with Sony | Music Center

Manage your music quickly and easily from your smartphone with Sony | Music Center. Simply install the app and take control of music, lighting patterns, and more.

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Google Assistant built-in

Request your favorite song. Turn up the volume. Check the weather. Check traffic. Using just your voice without touching a button.

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Play music

Just ask and enjoy playlists, radio, podcasts, and more in high-quality audio.

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Connect more speakers

Listen to the same song or station in multiple rooms when you add Chromecast built-in speakers to your audio network.

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Control your smart devices

Control lights, heating, appliances and more from a range of home automation partners.

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Grab and go

Convenient carry handles make it easy to take your SRS-XB501G from party to party.

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Water Resistant

Set your speaker up in the garden or by the pool knowing it’s splash- and rain-proof. 

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Dustproof

On the patio, at the park, or even in a forest, it’ll keep playing no matter how dusty the surface.

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Long battery life

Up to 16-hour battery means you can party until the sun comes up.Even with the EXTRA BASS mode on, you can party for up to 12 hours

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Fill the party with sound

Set the party speaker on a tripod using the built-in mounting hole, so the sound can travel throughout the whole space. Perfect for bigger celebrations.

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Send sound further

See how setting the speaker on a tripod makes the sound spread more easily. When it’s on the tripod, the speaker is at the same height as your ears and can project sound to people both sitting and standing.

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USB Charging with USB Type-C™ cable

You can conveniently charge the SRS-XB501G via a USB Type-C™ connector, or charge with the supplied AC adapter. The USB Type-C™ connector can also be used to charge your smartphone directly off the XB501G’s battery.

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Wi-Fi connectivity

Access your favorite internet streaming services via your Wi-Fi speaker while controlling the playlist from your phone.

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Wireless with BLUETOOTH® technology and NFC™

Near Field Communication (NFC) and Bluetooth® technology remove the need for wired connections and complex set-up sequences. Simply touch your NFC-enabled device to the speaker for a quick, seamless connection, then start streaming your music collection. No NFC? No problem. Connect via Bluetooth and you’re ready to go.