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Sony SRS-XB40 review

£130.00 Typical price

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Key features
  • Portable speaker
Reviewed

You certainly can't say that the Sony SRS-XB40 is boring. Available in neon red or electric blue, with a built-in light show to accompany your tunes, this Bluetooth speaker stands out from the crowd. But is this merely smoke and mirrors? Read our expert wireless speaker review to find out.

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  • What is it?
  • How does it sound?
  • What's it like to use?
  • Is there anything I should watch out for?
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  • Should I buy it?
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We have tested 160 wireless, smart and Bluetooth speakers and found that there are 14 Don't Buys and 31 Best Buys.
Range of Wireless, smart and Bluetooth speaker scores
  1. 30%
    Lowest score
  2. 59%
    Average score
  3. 88%
    Highest score
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