Full Specifications and Features
Full Specifications and Features
- 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”
- Approx. 6 lb 14 oz
- COMPATIBLE VOICE ASSISTANT SERVICE
- Google Assistant
- 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 Specifications
- IEEE802.11 a / b / g / n
- COMPATIBLE SMARTPHONE APPS
- Sony | Music Center
- 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
- Power Consumption
- Approx. 15W
What's In The Box
- AC Power Adapter: AC-M1215UC
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.
Just say the word and get the party started
Ask for your favorite tune, then let the good times roll with LIVE SOUND mode.
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
Mica-Reinforced Cellular speaker cone
The rigid and lightweight Mica-Reinforced Cellular (MRC) speaker cone reduces distortion.
Two layers of MRC cones on the sub-woofer deliver powerful low-frequency sound with enhanced low-end tones.
Angled satellite speaker
Efficiently spread the sound across a wider area.
The solid, bass-centric form minimizes vibrations and decreases sound interference.
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.
Add extra speakers, without extra wires
With Chromecast built-in, you can sync up multiple speakers, so everyone dances to the same beat.
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.
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.
Just ask and enjoy playlists, radio, podcasts, and more in high-quality audio.
Connect more speakers
Listen to the same song or station in multiple rooms when you add Chromecast built-in speakers to your audio network.
Control your smart devices
Control lights, heating, appliances and more from a range of home automation partners.
Grab and go
Convenient carry handles make it easy to take your SRS-XB501G from party to party.
Set your speaker up in the garden or by the pool knowing it’s splash- and rain-proof.
On the patio, at the park, or even in a forest, it’ll keep playing no matter how dusty the surface.
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
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.
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.
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.
Access your favorite internet streaming services via your Wi-Fi speaker while controlling the playlist from your phone.
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.