“The SRS-XB402M is the first Alexa-supported smart speaker by Sony”
Sony has announced a new smart speaker called the SRS-XB402M in India. This is the first smart speaker from the Japanese giant that offers built-in Alexa support. The SRS-XB402M is advertised as a waterproof party speaker and features multi-colour line lights. These lights will also sync to the music and also offer a strobe functionality. The speaker will also be able to answer your questions and play music using voice commands thanks to Alexa support. And since it’s an SRS product, it also features Extra BASS and Live Sound.
Sony SRS-XB402M price in India
The Sony SRS-XB402M price in India is Rs 24,990, which is on the expensive side. However, as part of its launch offers, Sony will sell the speaker for a discounted price of Rs 19,990 if you pre-book before August 18th. If you pre-order, you will also receive MDR-XB450AP headphones worth Rs 2,490 for free. The speaker will be available for purchase online via Flipkart, Amazon and Sony’s official store. It will also be sold offline via major electronic outlets.
Sony SRS-XB402M specifications
If you’re looking for a powerful party speaker with lights and good bass, then the Sony SRS-XB402M specifications will impress you. The speaker features dual 53mm angled dynamic drivers and dual passive radiators for that Extra bass. It also comes with IP67 dust- and water-resistance rating, which means that a little bit of water will not be a problem. It uses Bluetooth to connect to your smartphone or other compatible device and also offers Wi-Fi connectivity so you can ask Alexa anything you want.
According to Sony, a single charge can provide up to 12 hours of playback, however, it features a micro-USB port for charging. With the Extra Bass mode, the speaker can last up to 11 hours. The speaker also features buttons on the top in case you don’t have Wi-Fi connectivity. It also comes with a Live Sound feature that can provide a 3D sound experience. Finally, the SRS-XB402M also features multi-colour line lights that can sync to the beat or offer a strobe effect.