Excerpt: The Sony SRS-X7 is a rectangular-shaped wireless speaker with a rechargeable battery. It features clear, precise treble and a wealth of connectivity options. This portable, wireless speaker can connect to your smartphone, tablet, laptop or desktop with Bluetooth, NFC, Airplay, DLNA or a 1/8-inch auxiliary line input.
Pros: This speaker offers a variety of connection options.
Cons: It struggles to be loud enough to fill a large room.
Swanky wireless Sony SRS-X7 speaker packs in features
12 May 2014
Summary: While the SRS-X7 can't beat the performance of competitors like the Bose SoundLink III, it's a nice portable wireless speaker that offers the flexibility of both Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity.
Pros: The Sony SRS-X7 has a sleek, minimalist design and allows you to stream audio wirelessly via Bluetooth or Wi-Fi, with both AirPlay and DLNA support.
Cons: Somewhat pricey; Wi-Fi set-up isn't simple; battery life could be better; speaker vibrates with heavy bass at high volumes and can move around on smoother surfaces.
Excerpt: The Sony SRS-X7 gives you a lot more options than the average portable Bluetooth speaker. It supports AirPlay and DLNA, and you can pair it with your phone over Bluetooth with a simple tap via NFC (if your phone supports it).